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Image for The Geographical Journal [ July to December, 1904 ]

The Geographical Journal [ July to December, 1904 ]

By: N/A

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Geographical Society: 1904

Seller ID: 097117

Condition: Near Very Good


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. View more info

Image for The World in Miniature. Illyria and Dalmatia [ Complete in 2 Volumes, with All 32 Coloured Plates ]

The World in Miniature. Illyria and Dalmatia [ Complete in 2 Volumes, with All 32 Coloured Plates ]

By: Ackermann R. [ Publisher ]

Price: £280.00

Publisher: London, R. Ackermann: 1820

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097629

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches. Collation, xviii,146pp, 185pp, 32 coloured plates, complete as listed. Bound in later cloth, with leather title labels. Cloth lightly rubbed, slightly faded. Both volumes in good clean firm condition. Internally, light offsetting opposite plates. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice clean set. View more info

Image for picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians [ 50 Hand Coloured Plates ]

picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians [ 50 Hand Coloured Plates ]

By: Alexander William

Price: £525.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Thomas M'lean: 1814

Seller ID: 097682

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches. Collation, xv,50 coloured plates, each plate with accompanying text. Bound in modern half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt tooling, leather title label, marble endpapers. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, frontis lacking secition of margin, laid down, title page slightly grubby, last plate grubby, accompanying text page grubby, with loss on corners, laid down. Text and plates, [ other than those mentioned ] in very good clean condition. A good copy, in a very good binding. View more info

Image for The History of Timur-Bec, known by the name of Tamerlain the Great, emperor of the Moguls and Tartars. [ Volume 1 Only ]

The History of Timur-Bec, known by the name of Tamerlain the Great, emperor of the Moguls and Tartars. [ Volume 1 Only ]

By: Ali, Sharaf al-Din Yazd.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J. Darby: 1723

Seller ID: 096397


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. View more info

Image for Palestine with 265 Photogravures

Palestine with 265 Photogravures

By: Almagia Prof Roberto [ Preface Ch Weizmann ]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Rome, Luciano Morpurgo: 1932

Seller ID: 098215

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 9 3/4 x 7 inches. 173,[8]pp, frontispiece map, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering, map in red. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor wear, faded. Generally binding in good condition. Internally, library bookplate on free endpaper, 2 library numbers written in hand, I can't see any other library marks. Pages have some light tanning, a few edges brittle, one page slightly loose. Pages in good clean condition. A good copy. View more info

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The Okavango River: a Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure

By: Andersson Charles John

Price: £650.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett Publishers: 1861

Seller ID: 097388

Condition: Very Good


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... View more info

Image for The South American Handbook [ South & Central America, Mexico, Cuba ]

The South American Handbook [ South & Central America, Mexico, Cuba ]

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Trade & Travel Publications Ltd: 1942

Seller ID: 096902

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

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The Geographical Journal 1919-1933, [ Run of 30 Volumes ]

By: Anon

Price: £1,200.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Geographical Society: 1919

Seller ID: 097102


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. View more info

Image for Act passed March 12 1805, making further provision for the Effectual Performance of Quarantine, also an Order in Council, Dated 5th April 1805

Act passed March 12 1805, making further provision for the Effectual Performance of Quarantine, also an Order in Council, Dated 5th April 1805

By: Anon

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Printed By George Eyre and Andrew Strahan: 1805

Seller ID: 097503


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. View more info

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Baedeker Guides [ 10 Volumes ]

By: Baedeker Karl

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Karl Baedeker: 1893

Seller ID: 099683

Condition: Very Good


10 guides. 1. Tirol. Published Leipzig. 1938, lvi,348pp, maps, A very good clean bright copy. Internally, pages, maps/plans clean. 2. Paris et ses Environs. Published Leipzig & Paris. 1911. xxvi,481pp, 58pp appendice. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor wear. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, one map has a short tear. Pages and maps/plans in good clean condition. 3. Belgien und Holland. Luxemburg. Published Leipzig 1904.xl504pp, Cloth very lightly rubbed/faded. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, previous owners name/date on half title, light stain mark to about 30pp. Pages/m... View more info

Image for The Path of the Conquistadores Trinidad and Venezuelan Guiana

The Path of the Conquistadores Trinidad and Venezuelan Guiana

By: Bates Lindon

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095966

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for The Eastern Shores of the Adriatic in 1863. With a Visit to Montenegro

The Eastern Shores of the Adriatic in 1863. With a Visit to Montenegro

By: Beaufort (Emily Anne, Viscountess Strangford).

Price: £380.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097589

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches. Collation, [8],386pp, 4 coloured plates, 1 photographic plate. Bound in period half calf, raised bands, marble boards, coloured endpapers. At some time the spine has been repaired, new title label. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, small stain to edge of one plate, foxing to photographic plate. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A nice copy, in a good solid binding. View more info

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On the Trail of the Pigmies

By: Bergh Leonard John Vanden Dr

Price: £40.00

Publisher: New York, The James A. McCann Company: 1921

Seller ID: 098467

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches. xiv,264pp, frontis, illustrated. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, gilt faded. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info

Image for Kingdon of Laos the Land of the Million Elephants and the White Parasol

Kingdon of Laos the Land of the Million Elephants and the White Parasol

By: Berval Rene De

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Saigon, France Asia: 1959

Seller ID: 099732

Condition: Good Plus


Book measures 23.5x16.cm. 506pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers white softcover. Covers rubbed, some crease lines, dust/dirt marked. Binding in good condition. Internally, pages clean. A good copy. View more info

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

By: Besterman Theodore

Price: £480.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Golden Cockerel Press: 1938

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 095940

Condition: Near Very Good


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. View more info

Image for Ups and Downs: a Story of Australian Life

Ups and Downs: a Story of Australian Life

By: Bolderwood Rolf [ Browne T. A. ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, S. W. Silver & Co: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097946


James Edge Partington's copy? with his bookplate. Bound in period or early quarter calf, marble boards, gilt letteing and lines. Head of spine chipped, boards rubbed on corners. Binding in good clean solid condition. Internally, inscription on half title dated 1881, 2 Mss additions on title page. Pages in good clean condition. A good solid clean copy. View more info

Image for Nineveh and Its Palaces the Discoveries of Botta and Layard, Applied to the Elucidation of Holy Writ

Nineveh and Its Palaces the Discoveries of Botta and Layard, Applied to the Elucidation of Holy Writ

By: Bonomi Joseph

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Ingram, Cooke & Co: 1853

Edition: Second Edition Revised

Seller ID: 098837

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 22 x 14.5.cm. Collation, xx,429pp, frontis, map, many illustrations throughout. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling within compartments, ruled line to boards,marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed and marked, light wear lines on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners inscription, dated 1853. Pages and plates in very good clean condition. A nice clean copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

Du Caucase Aux Indes a Travers Le Pamir Ouvrage Orne De 250 Dessins et Croquis

By: Bonvalot Gabriel

Price: £89.99

Publisher: Paris, E. Plon, Nourrit: 1888

Seller ID: 008550


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 View more info

Image for A Sunshine Trip Glimpses of the Orient Extracts from Letters

A Sunshine Trip Glimpses of the Orient Extracts from Letters

By: Bottome Margaret

Price: £75.00

Publisher: USA, Edward Arnold: 1897

Seller ID: 008518

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 18x12.cm. Collation, viii[2]215pp, frontis portrait. Bound in original publishers grey cloth, with gilt lettering, black lines, top gilt edge. Cloth lightly rubbed, slightly dusty, publishers file label on top board. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice clean copy. View more info

Image for The Great Ship from Amacon. Annals of Macao and the Old Japan Trade, 1555 - 1640.

The Great Ship from Amacon. Annals of Macao and the Old Japan Trade, 1555 - 1640.

By: Boxer C. R.

Price: £58.00

Publisher: Centro de Estudos Historicos Ultramarinos., Lisboa: 1959

Seller ID: 099831

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 23.5x16.5.cm. xi,361pp, single page, and folding map, 2 plates. Bound in original publishers cream softcover, Covers lightly rubbed, creased along spine, minor abrasion wear and dust marking. Binding in good condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice copy. View more info