Category: Travel


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Images de Haute-Garonne.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Revue géographique et industrielle de France, [1961]

107 pp.; folio; gilt stamped red silken cloth; color and black & white photos throughout including 6 tipped in color photographs on card stock; full page map. Moderate wear to corners; faint spotting to cloth. Text in French. View more info

Francis's New Guide to the Cities of New-York and Brooklyn, and the Vicinity: Giving a full description of the Metropolis and its Environs, with a particular account of Public Buildings, Institutions of Benevolence, Learning, Science, Art, Literature, Business and Recreation, Churches, Motels, Banks, Theatres, &c., tables of distance, and the various methods of conveyance in and from the cities and the neighborhood. (No Maps).

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., C. S. Francis & Co., 1859

(i)-(8), advertisements; 146 pp.; 16mo; patterned, limp red cloth, lettered in gilt; Without Maps; numerous engravings. Covers rubbed and a bit mottled, with stain to back cover; several signatures sprung but sewn binding holding firm. View more info

Tasmania Ahead: The State with the Mighty Potential.

By: (Tasmania).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Dept. Of Industrial Development, (no date c. 1955)

4to. 64 pgs. Red cloth in lightly creased and chipped jacket with a 3" closed tear top front edge Illustrated with photographic reproductions in black & white and color, 1 full page map. Promotional book for the island as destination and port of call. View more info

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Where to Dine in London & Paris. A Guide in Chart Form Listing 200 Restaurants Selected Exclusively on the Basis of Merit without any charge to the restaurants. With Street Maps, showing the position of the restaurants.

By: Bernhardt, M. L., compiler.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Ram's Head Press, 1953-1954

Edition: Fifth Edition

63 pp.; 8" x 5.5"; illustrated red & white wrappers; line drawings; double page maps of London & Paris; extensive charts; menu dictionary; numerous advertisements. Very light tanning to white back cover.The charts, which may have been quite innovative in 53, list 100 restaurants for each city with phone number, hours of operation, managers name, food type, specialty of the house, and remarks. Wonderful historical reference on the subject. View more info

The Selective Traveller in Portugal.

By: Bridge, Ann and Susan Lowndes.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill, 1961

Edition: Revised Edition

291 pp., index & map, plus 5 folding maps in rear pocket; gilt stamped blue cloth with light spot front cover, in pictorial white jacket, with light wear, chips at edges View more info


By: Fuller, Henry B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Houghton Mifflin, 1898

Edition: First Edition

12mo. 229 pgs. Brown cloth lettered in gilt. Spine rubbed along front edge, frayed at tips and corners; closed tear at margin of page 27; light browning to paper. View more info

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Via Ports, From Hong Kong to Hong Kong.

By: Grantham, Alexander.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hong Kong University Press, 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscribed by the author, "To Jimmie with my warmest regards" and signed. 1500 copies printed. 205 pp., port. frontis; 8vo; blue cloth, bumped at crown; in dust jacket with closed tears with old interior tape mends that show tape shadow, tears with loss of lower leading corner, and most of bottom rear edge, well preserved in old mylar wrap. Illustrated with black & white plate photographs throughout; map endpaper. View more info

Mexico. The Land, The Art, and The People.

By: Grossmann, Richard; photographs by Ursula Bernath.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Universe Books, 1967

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

60 pp., 4to; beige cloth, without jacket; large section of plates containing 165 black & white as well as color photographs; double page map. View more info

Sampling Asia.

By: Hall, Eva Litchfield.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Theo. Gaus' Sons, 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

163 pp.; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket with light soil & wear at extremities. View more info

Land Below the Wind.

By: Keith, Agnes Newton.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Little, Brown, 1948

Edition: Reprint Edition

Cloth in price-clipped jacket with chips & short splits at spine ends; light rubbing at edges. A chronicle of Borneo. View more info

Letters from the Cape.

By: Lady Duff Gordon.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford, 1921

Edition: Reprint Edition

180 pp., pubs. ads; 16mo; gilt stamped & decorated green cloth. Small, light owner's signature front endpaper. View more info

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To Lhasa In Disguise. A Secret Expedition through Mysterious Tibet.

By: McGovern, William Montgomery.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: N.Y. & London, The Century Co., 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

462 pp., portrait frontis; 8vo; pictorial blue cloth lettered in blue & white front cover, lettered in gilt on spine; illstrated with photographs. Gift inscription front endpaper; minor foxing & toning to title page, frontis. In pictorial green jacket with chips at edges with loss back cover at corners; 1" closed tear top front corner near spine. View more info

Books and Corners of Shropshire.

By: Timmins, H. Thornhill.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Elliot Stock, 1899

243 pp., frontis illus.; 4to; original burgundy cloth stamped in gilt & black with inset illustration. With map and numerous black & white illustrations by the author. Minor soil; moderate rubbing to cloth at edges; leading corners bumped including a close crack to lower leading corner of rear endpaper; minor repair to 1" portion of front hinge; gift inscription (1951) leading corner of half-title, else a clean, sound copy. View more info

Out of Soundings.

By: Tomlinson, H. M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, Ltd., [1931]

Edition: First Edition

8vo; gilt stamped green cloth, without dust jacket. View more info

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Old Times on the Mississippi.

By: Twain, Mark.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Toronto, Belford Brothers, 1876

Edition: Later Printing

157 pp., (158) blank, (160-61) pubs. ads for New and Popular Books and Norman MacLeod's Works; 12mo; brown cloth with front cover stamped in black, spine in gilt; green pastedowns and endpapers. Minor rubbing at extremities, moderate spine lean; moderate soil to rear ad leaf with a bit of loss to foredge; bookplate on front pastedown. Ownership signature of F. J. Breylinger, Monticello, Va, 1879. Conforms closest to BAL 3368, reprint C, which states only purple c... View more info