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1 The Geographical Journal [ July to December, 1904 ]
London The Royal Geographical Society 1904 Near Very Good 8vo 
July to December, 1904. viii,759 pages, illustrated, folding plates. lacking map Western Uganda. Bound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt stamp. Binding lightly rubbed, dusty, library number on spine. Binding in good solid condition. Internally, very occasional library stamp or mark, [ about 10 in all ], some light spotting. Pages and plates/maps in good condition throughout. A good solid copy. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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The History of Timur-Bec, known by the name of Tamerlain the Great, emperor of the Moguls and Tartars. [ Volume 1 Only ], Ali, Sharaf al-Din Yazd.
2 Ali, Sharaf al-Din Yazd. The History of Timur-Bec, known by the name of Tamerlain the Great, emperor of the Moguls and Tartars. [ Volume 1 Only ]
London Printed for J. Darby 1723 8vo 
Volume 1 only. Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, xxxi,[1],542,pp, 2 folding maps. Bound in full calf. Binding worn, both boards detached. Text block holding firm. Internally, some occasional light spotting or browning. Pages in good clean condition. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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A New and Complete History of the County of York Illustrated By a Series of Views  Engraved on Steel from Original Drawings By Nathaniel Whittock, Allen Thomas
3 Allen Thomas A New and Complete History of the County of York Illustrated By a Series of Views Engraved on Steel from Original Drawings By Nathaniel Whittock
London I. T. Hinton 1828 Large Paper Copy Very Good Quarto 
Complete in 3 volumes.Large paper copy, with plates on Indian paper. Only 80 of the large paper copies were supposedly printed.Collation.x + 491pp, ii + 598pp, ii + 550pp, 142 engraved plates. Bound in half calf, calf corners, marble boards, flat ornate gilt bands, full marble edges. Each volume have been rebacked, ( not recently ) , retaining most of the original spines, corners of boards rubbed and worn with some wear loss. Generally all 3 bindings in good clean firm condition, all boards holding firm. Internally, Constitutional Club Library bookplate on fixed endpaper of each volume, no other library marks, some light spotting or browning, very occasionally heavier in places. Pages and engravings in very good condition throughout. A good solid well bound work.A54 
Price: 475.00 GBP
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4 Andersson Charles John The Okavango River: a Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure
London Hurst and Blackett Publishers 1861 Publishers Cloth Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Collation, xxi,364pp, wood engraved frontispiece of an African elephant, engraved title page with a vignette - a portrait of the author, additional title page,,15 plates, complete as listed. Bound in original publishers cloth. At some time the cloth has been restored, but has lost most of the original gilt, and is quite faded.. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, text block bound slightly to tightly, a couple of brown spot marks on engraved and printed title, a few pages slightly rough on edges. Pages and plates in good condition. A good clean copy, in a restored, but slightly amateurish binding. 
Price: 650.00 GBP
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5 Anon Act passed March 12 1805, making further provision for the Effectual Performance of Quarantine, also an Order in Council, Dated 5th April 1805
London Printed By George Eyre and Andrew Strahan 1805 8vo 
Book measures 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Collation, 86, [60]pp. Bound in original marble boards. Amateur rebacked in brown tape, boards rubbed on edges. Binding hold firm. Internally, about 5 library marks or stamps. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean copy, in a amateur binding. 
Price: 225.00 GBP
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The Geographical Journal  1919-1933, [ Run of 30 Volumes ], Anon
6 Anon The Geographical Journal 1919-1933, [ Run of 30 Volumes ]
London The Royal Geographical Society 1919 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A run of 30 volumes, from January 1919 to December 1933. Books measures 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Many folding plates. Bound in library cloth. Cloth dust/dirt marked, All binding in good solid condition. Internally, library stamps, [ about 20 per volume ], a few plates have minor wear, or tears. Pages and plates in good clean condition throughout. A nice run. 
Price: 1200.00 GBP
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The South American Handbook [ South & Central America, Mexico, Cuba ], Anon
7 Anon The South American Handbook [ South & Central America, Mexico, Cuba ]
London Trade & Travel Publications Ltd 1942 Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Book measures 7 x 5 inches. 696 pages, large folding coloured map. Bound in original publishers cloth, with gilt lettering and map on top cover. Cloth faded. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. A Year Book and Guide to the Countries & Resources of Latin-America, inclusive of South & Central America, Mexico, and Cuba 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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China, Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ]
8 Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ] China
London J. Arrowsmith 1840 Very Good Plus 
Large folding linen backed coloured map. Map measures 24 x 20 inches, in 8 sections. Korea showed at the top right corners, as well as Taisan (Formosa) and the Loo Choo Islands.Map in very good clean condition. Book/Map sellers label pasted to verso. 
Price: 325.00 GBP
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India, Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ]
9 Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ] India
London J. Arrowsmith 1840 Very Good 
Large coloured linen backed map of India. Map measures 24 x 20 inches, in 8 sections. Map has a small splash mark, some annotations in pencil, some light dust/dirt marking. Map in good condition. Period inscription and book/map sellers label pasted to verso. India covers from Punjab in modern day Pakistan south to include Sri Lanka or Ceylon. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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A Private Journal in Egypt from May 1894 to May 1895, Attfield Dr D. Harvey
10 Attfield Dr D. Harvey A Private Journal in Egypt from May 1894 to May 1895
London Spottiswoode & Co 1895 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Printed for private circuulation. Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches.Weight 800 grams.Collation, x+261 pages, frontis+coloured map. Bound in original publishers cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth light rubbed. Binding in good clean firm condition.Internally, pages in very good clean condition.A very nice copy. A61 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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11 Barrow John Sir Voyages of Discovery and Research within the Arctic Regions, from the Year 1818 to the Present Time: under the Command of the Several Naval Officers Employed by Sea and Land in Search of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; with Two Atte
London John Murray 1846 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Collation, portrait frontispiece+xiii+530pp, plus 2 maps. a very good ex library copy. Bound in modern buckram/cloth, gilt title lettering. Library number on spine, blind stamp on both boards. Binding in very good clean solid condition with strong hinge joints. Internally, no loose pages, occasional library mark/stamp, about 10 in all, offsetting on title page, short repair to margin of 1 page, large folding map laid down (strengthened) some slight wear loss on folds but generally map in good condition. Pages in very good clean condition. Book measures 15x22cms.A43 
Price: 160.00 GBP
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The Path of the Conquistadores Trinidad and Venezuelan Guiana, Bates Lindon
12 Bates Lindon The Path of the Conquistadores Trinidad and Venezuelan Guiana
London Methuen & Co Ltd 1912 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Collation, vii,[1],308pp, 31pp catalogue, 24 illustrations & map. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth light rubbed. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, occasional light spotting. Pages and plates in very good condition. A very nice copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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Southern Arabia, Bent Theodore
13 Bent Theodore Southern Arabia
London Smith, Elder, and Co 1900 First Edition Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 3/4 x 6 inches. Collation, x,[2],455pp, 4pp booklist, [ lacking 2 maps, Hadramut & The Fadhli Country ]. Bound in library cloth. Number on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, library stamps throughout, plates stamped on verso. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A good clean working copy. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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14 Besterman Theodore The travels and sufferings of Father Jean de Brebeuf among the Hurons of Canada as described by himself / Edited and translated from the French and Latin by Theodore Besterman
Great Britain The Golden Cockerel Press 1938 Limited Edition Near Very Good Large Quarto Eric Gill 
Limited to 300 copies, This copy has a gift inscription from Theodore Besterman on free blank endpaper.Book measures 12 3/4 x 8 inches. Collation, 196,[4]pp.Bound in original publishers red buckram backed, black cloth boards. Cloth light rubbed, boards have some light staining/discolouring. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, minor spot marking on endpapers. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice inscribed copy. 
Price: 480.00 GBP
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15 Bisset (Major-General John Jarvis) Sport and War or Recollections of Fighting and Hunting in South Africa from the Years 1834 to 1867 With a Narrative of H.R.H. the Duke of Edinbugh's Visit to the Cape
London John Murray 1875 First Edition Publishers Cloth Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xviii,[2],268pp, 32pp catalogue, complete with all illustrations as index, plus folding map. Bound in original publishers brown cloth, with black lines, gilt image on top baord. At some time the binding has been repaired, [ not recently ]. Cloth lightly rubbed, some abrasion wear, age darkened. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, birthday gift inscription, dated 1877 on free endpaper, engraving of Bisset, pasted to verso of half title page, glue seeping throughout to half title page. Pages and illustrations in good clean condition. A nice copy. 
Price: 650.00 GBP
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16 Bonvalot Gabriel Du Caucase Aux Indes a Travers Le Pamir Ouvrage Orne De 250 Dessins et Croquis
Paris E. Plon, Nourrit 1888 Quarto 
Collation, xii+458pp, illustrated throughout, plus folding map. Bound in modern paper wrappers, most of original wrapper pasted to top cover. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing, occasional dust/dirt marking. Pages and illustrations in good clean condition. 8550.A12 
Price: 89.99 GBP
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17 Bottome Margaret A Sunshine Trip Glimpses of the Orient Extracts from Letters
USA Edward Arnold 1897 Very Good Plus Small 8vo 
Collation, viii[2]215pp, frontis portrait. Bound in original publishers cloth, gilt lettering.Cloth age darkened, large paper file label on top board. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing/marking. Pages in very good clean bright condition throughout. A71 
Price: 49.99 GBP
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18 Boxer C. R. Salvador De Sa and the Struggle For Brazil and Angola 1602-1686
London University of London the Athlone Press 1952 Very Good Near Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Collation, xvi,444pp,7 maps, illustrated. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket darkened on spine, rubbed with minor loss. Jacket in good clean condition. Internally, page very clean throughout. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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Finden's Landscape and Portrait Illustrations to the Life and Works of Lord Byron, Brockedon W.
19 Brockedon W. Finden's Landscape and Portrait Illustrations to the Life and Works of Lord Byron
London John Murray 1833 First Edition Half Calf Very Good Large 8vo Finden 
Complete in 3 volumes. Large paper copy. Books measure 9 1/2 x 7 inches, ( 24x18mm ).Complete with 126 engraved plates, as called for, with accompanying text. Bound in period or early half calf, calf corners, decorative boards, raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling, top gilt edges, others rough. Calf light rubbed, boards light rubbed, with very minor loss of pattern, dust marked, small wear abrasion on 1 spine. Generally very nice clean bindings. Internally, bookbinders label to fixed endpaper of each volume, some occasional light spotting or browing, heavier in a few places. Pages and engraved plates in good clean condition. A very nice 3 volume set.A9 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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Finden's Landscape and Portrait Illustrations to the Life and Works of Lord Byron, Brockedon W.
20 Brockedon W. Finden's Landscape and Portrait Illustrations to the Life and Works of Lord Byron
London John Murray 1833 First Edition Half Calf Very Good 8vo Finden 
Complete in 3 volumes. Books measure 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches.Complete with 126 engraved plates, as called for, with accompanying text. Bound in period or early half calf, calf corners,cloth boards, gilt tooling on spines, full gilt edges, coloured endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed on edges, some minor abrasion wear. Bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, neat name in ink on free endpapers, dated 1835, first gathering in volume one working slightly loose. Pages and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice set. 
Price: 350.00 GBP
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