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Images de Haute-Garonne.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

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

Seller ID: 1854


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

Seller ID: 7433


(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)

Seller ID: 464


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

Image for The United States, With an Excursion into Mexico. A Handbook for Travellers, 1893.  New Introduction by Henry Steele Commager.

The United States, With an Excursion into Mexico. A Handbook for Travellers, 1893. New Introduction by Henry Steele Commager.

By: BAEDEKER, KARL.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., De Capo Press: 1971

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8446


516 pp.; 8vo; cloth in price-clipped, pictorial jacket; folding color map frontis and 17 maps throughout including double page and folding, in color; 23 plans. Minor sprinkle of foxing on foredge of the last 30 pages, and rear edge of jacket flap, else a very crisp copy. View more info

Image for 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.

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

Seller ID: 1982


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

Seller ID: 4986


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

FROM THE OTHER SIDE: STORIES OF TRANSATLANTIC TRAVEL.

By: Fuller, Henry B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Houghton Mifflin: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 181


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

Seller ID: 4601


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

Seller ID: 8050


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

Seller ID: 4792


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

Seller ID: 5626


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

Seller ID: 4737


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

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

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

Seller ID: 7437


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

Out of Soundings.

By: Tomlinson, H. M.

Price: $10.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3179


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

Seller ID: 4171


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

Italian Backgrounds. Illustrated by E. C. Peixotto.

By: WHARTON, EDITH.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner's: 1927

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 8243


214 pp., frontis with tissue guard; 8vo; blue cloth lettered in gilt; 12 full page plates reproducing drawings by Peixotto. View more info

Image for Extended Tape Indicator Map of London. [cover title].  [With] Alphabetical List of Streets, Public Buildings & Railways to accompany the map.

Extended Tape Indicator Map of London. [cover title]. [With] Alphabetical List of Streets, Public Buildings & Railways to accompany the map.

By: [G. Smith & Son.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, G. Smith & Son: [1902]

Seller ID: 7257


72 page alphabetical index, ads; 12mo; brown cloth lettered in gilt, decoratively stamped in black; bound with linen backed folding color map [25" x 36.5"], complete with affixed tape for measuring. Cover with light wear at corners; front joint with closed splits, 1.5" inch at top and .5 " in the middle, sitll holding firm. Ownership name bottom edge verso of title page to index, Dr. Y. Sasaki, with his name also stamped top margin of the first page of th... View more info

The San Francisco Book-Map.

By: [Travel Guide].

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rheem Valley, CA, Hollmann Publishing: 1977

Seller ID: 6094


148 pp.; 10.75" x 4.5"; illustrated red wrappers; fold out black & white map; inventive 26" x 18" folding color map printed on both sides attached inside rear cover. One side an excellant street map, the other a distinctive birds-eye view of buildings and blocks. Very light wear to covers.A guided and map of San Francisco in five languages: English, Deutsch, Espanol, Francais. Scarce. View more info

[White Star Line] List of First Class Passengers, S. S. "Canopic", Twin Screw - 12,096 Tons. From {Genoa, Aug. 30th., 1913, Naples, Sept. 2nd., For Boston, Via Azores.

By: [White Star Line].

Price: $150.00

Publisher: White Star Line: 1913

Seller ID: 6852


(16 pp.); original stapled, color illustrated white card covers; ads, text, tables, illustrations, and folding map of White Star Line routes, printed in green. Light wear and soil to covers. Interior including map fine. View more info