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There are 197 books in this catalogue.
CAMERON, RODERICK.:  My Travel's History.
Book Number: 940
London.: Hamilton., 1950 B/w ill, 373pp, index, endpapers little foxed, spine sunned otherwise good.
Keywords: Travels in Egypt, Australia and Ceylon., Australia Ceylon Egypt
Price: $15.00

King, Margaret.:  EDEN TO PARADISE.
Book Number: 1462
Hodder & Stoughton 1963 Book Club Edtion first book club edition. Clean copy with slightly shelf worn d/w. Unclipped.
Keywords: Portuguese Timor. Australia music, song, dance, arts, craft, religion, laws, customs east Indies Indian Indonesia Indonesian Islands Island Pacific Timo
Price: $8.00

Osbert Sitwell:  The Four Continents - Discussions on Travel, Art and Life
Book Number: 1938
Macmillan 1954 August Excellent copy in d/w with shelf wear.
Keywords: travel, art, life, Essays
Price: $15.00

Peissel, Michel::  The Great Himalayan Passage - Across the Himalayas by hovercraft.
Book Number: 2608
London: Collins, 1974 1st edition, 8vo. hardcover. good. / good d/w.
Keywords: Recounts the author's 1200 mile journey up nine different rivers from India to the border of Tibet via hovercraft
Price: $10.00

Saunders, Garry:  Bert Brown of Papua
Book Number: 2939
London, Michael Joseph, 1965 Dustwrapper, clipped, shelf worn at top. pp. 208,Illustrated with photographs and sketches. 'This biography of the Rev. Herbert Alfred Brown introduces one of the truly inspiring missionary personalities of our time. His parish, set in 3,000 square miles of Sone Age New Guinea, includes some of the most primitive peoples on earth, living exactly as their ancestors lived a thousand years ago.
Keywords: Anthropology. Travel.
Price: $8.00

Rosemary Glynn:  Mary Kingsley in Africa
Book Number: 3058
Harrap 1956 red boards, illustrated by Anthony Brown. 138pp.
Keywords: travel
Price: $10.00

Broadhead, Ivan E.:  Up The Cut. An Anthology Of Inland Waterways.
Book Number: 3305
1994 Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd. 8vo , Fine in fine D/W - unclipped, B&W in text photographs. 201 pages.
Keywords: British Waterways.
Price: $12.00

Glover, Cedric Howard:  Dr. Charles Burney's Continental Travels 1770-1772.
Book Number: 3641
Blackie & Son, London 1927. 8vo. Blue cloth hardcover 264pp. Map, frontispiece. Ex library. A good solid copy with two small library stamps & small inscription, foxing, spine faded. Rare.
Keywords: travel europe
Price: $30.00

Book Number: 3800
 London, Allen, 1966. Cloth. 8to. 293pp. +34pp b/w plates. Endmaps. Good in a good price clipped d/w.
Keywords: travel australia south pacific south africa
Price: $10.00

Caspar, Franz:  Tupari
Book Number: 4037
 G.Bell & Sons Ltd, London, 1956 First English edition. hardcover cloth. 8to. 224pp. + b/w plates. Very good copy, spine faded, light foxing to endpapers. Good + clipped d/w light wear to extremities.
Keywords: amazon jungle brazil cannibals drinking orgiestribe tribal andes magic supernatural
Price: $10.00

Phelan, Nancy:  Serpents in Paradise
Book Number: 4182
London MacMillan 1967 8vo. First Edition Inscribed by Author. 215pp. Very good/ good+ d/w with chipped top edgg.
Keywords: Phelan, Nancy travel signed copy 1930s london devon
Price: $20.00

Hamilton, Ronald:  A Holiday History of Scotland
Book Number: 4523
Chatto & Windus London 1975. First ed. 8vo. Hardcover. 223pp. Index. B/w illus. Very good, minor wear to corners. Small previous owner's signiture on title page. / very good d/w with wear to corners.
Keywords: scotland travel history
Price: $10.00

Nolan, Cynthia:  A Sight of China
Book Number: 4553
Macmillan, London 1969 First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 165pp. + 4 full-page drawings by Sidney Nolan printed in brown. Very good with light foxing to endpapers and outside page edges. Very good lightly chipped d/w designed by Sidney Nolan
Keywords: Sidney Nolan drawings china cynthia afghanistan shanghai travels painter art
Price: $15.00

Lawry, Walter:  Friendly and Feejee Islands A Missionary Visit to Various Stations in the South Seas, in the Year MDCCCL
Book Number: 4665
John Mason London 1850 Second edition of 5000 copies. Thin 8vo. Cloth covered paperboards. blindstamp dec, gilt blindstamped ship and title on cover. 144pp. Map. 6 b/w illus.map. Good condition, missing fep. Light foxing mainly to endpapers. Small stain on page edge. Scarce.
Keywords: Fiji South pacific islands travel missionaries missionary tonga feejee
Price: $110.00

Williams, George:  Guide to Literary London
Book Number: 4781
Batsford, London, 1973 first edition 8vo. Cloth hardcover. 406pp. Index. Maps. Very good / very good, clipped, lightly chipped d/w with faded spine.
Keywords: lodon tours literary dickens house chaucer dryden swift blake hunt rossetti lear james eliot thomas westminster southwark soho chelsea travel
Price: $12.00

Feist, Aubrey:  The Italian Lakes
Book Number: 4855
Batsford, 1st ed 1975 Orange boards in very good d/w - clipped. Illustrated with b&w plates, map, index, 207pp.
Keywords: Lake Maggiore, Lake como, Lake Garda, Milan, Bergamo, Verona, Borromean Islands, Lake Lugano, Iseo, Orta, Geography Topography Travel Guide Italy
Price: $10.00

Hogan, J. P.:  Hair Under a Hat
Book Number: 5112
London Chaterson (1949). 8vo. hardcover. 160pp. very good / good, chipped d/w with a very small peice missing from bottom of spine.
Keywords: london cats edwardian paradis artificiel hampstead garden england dickens lao-tzu flaubert powys machen prejudices
Price: $15.00

Millar, T.G:  Long Distance Paths of England and Wales
Book Number: 5168
London. David & Charles.1980. 5th imp large 8vo. hardcover. 160pp. index. b/w illus, maps. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: England and Wales travel walk walking tramping hiking treking
Price: $12.00

Shand, Mark & Don McCullin:  Skulduggery.
Book Number: 5276
Jonathon Cape. London. 1987. First edition 8vo. hardcover. 145pp. + b/w plates. near fine / near fine d/w.
Keywords: irian jaya indonesia new guinnea travel exploration jungle headhunters skulls orang hutan
Price: $18.00

Fetherling, Douglas:  Running Away to Sea: Round the World on a Tramp Freighter
Book Number: 5930
Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1998 8vo. hardcover. 245pp. b/w map, drawings. fine. / fine d/w.
Keywords: travel tramp freighter panama canal south pacific indian ocean boat trip
Price: $12.00

Warburton-lee, John:  Roof of the Americas: From Alaska to Cape Horn
Book Number: 6033
Shrewsbury: Swan Hill, 1996 4to. hardcover. 192pp. index. + colour plates. b/w maps. near fine. / near fine d/w.
Keywords: Roof of the Americas: From Alaska to Cape Horn mountaineering climbing adventure
Price: $15.00

Heyerdahl, Thor:  The Maldive Mystery
Book Number: 6034
Allen & Unwin. London. 1986. First ed. 8vo. hardcover. 323pp. index. + colour plates. illus endpapers. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: the maldives history islands
Price: $18.00

Anderton, Russ:  Tic-Polonga.
Book Number: 6178
London: The Quality Book Club, n.d. 8vo. hardcover. 224pp. very good, light foxing to endpapers. / fair, chipped d/w, small piece missing bottom spine corner.
Keywords: india bombay andes emaralds mines travel ceylon gem buying
Price: $12.00

Maxwell, Constantia:  The English Traveller in France 1698-1815.
Book Number: 20036
The English Traveller in France 1698-1815. french travels 8vo. blue cloth hardcover. 301pp. index. + b/w plates. very good, light wear to cover edges, tiny nick top of spine. cloth wrinkled on back board. pastedown on fep. minor foxing to endpapers.
Keywords: English Traveller in France 1698-1815.
Price: $15.00

Leslie, Henrietta, Illustrated by Helen E Federn:  Harlequin Set. Holidays in Many Lands
Book Number: 6905
London: Macdonald & Co. no date 8vo. hardcover. 245pp. colour plates. good, light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. rear endpaper creased with some tiny tears. owner's name on fep. / good_, chipped, clipped d/w.
Keywords: china plates travel holidays memoirs
Price: $12.00

Cripps, Francis.:  The Far Province.
Book Number: 20610
London, Hutchinson. 1985. First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 206pp. index./ + b/w plates. very good, light wear to edges. / fair, chipped d/w.'
Keywords: asia thialand travel school teacher
Price: $10.00

Bass,Thomas A.:  Camping with the Prince and other tales of Science in Africa
Book Number: 20742
Houghton Mifflin Boston, 1990 8vo. hardcover. 304pp. index. very good/very good d/w.
Keywords: africa zambezi river sahara lake malawi rift valley science
Price: $12.00

Simmons. Jack. (Ed):  Journeys in England. An Anthology.
Book Number: 20826
London. David & Charles. 1969 8vo. hardcover. 288pp. index. very good, owner's signature on fep. / good, lightly chipped d/w.'
Keywords: Journeys in England. An Anthology travelling travels
Price: $10.00

Anderson, Patrick:  OVER THE ALPS. Reflections on Travel & Travel Writings with special reference to the Grand Tours of Boswell, Beckford & Byron
Book Number: 20882
London, Rupert Hart-Davis 1969. First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 224pp. index. b/w illus. very good. / poor, chipped d/w.
Keywords: Boswell, Beckford & Byron alps travel europe
Price: $12.00

Calder, Ritchie:  Men Against the Jungle.
Book Number: 21255
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1954. 1st edition. 8vo. hardcover. 232pp. index. + b/w plates. endpaper maps. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: travel asia borneo indonesia thailand india tibet afghanisatn
Price: $10.00

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