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The Land of the Kangaroo and the Boomerang

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Hurst & Co.:

Edition: Arlington Edition

Seller ID: 004496

Condition: Good Minus


Original green cloth decorated in black on boards. Cover soiled and wrinkled. First free endpaper and frontispiece leaf missing corner tip and torn an inch up from the foot. Interior clean, unmarked, and easily read. Lots of history, the latest reference being 1876. 408 pp. plus ads for books and pianos. View more info

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Six Books of Travel in France

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 007824

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original travel guides for France, in English. The South of France (Collins Holiday Guides). Chateau of the Loire (Arthaud). The Sights of Carcassonne (B. Arthaud). Versailles ( Arthaud). The Riviera and Southern France (Holiday Magazine Travel Guide). Reims Cathedral (Caisse Nationale Des Monuments Historiques). Books are clean, in good repair, and consist of approx. 100 pp. ea. Please allow for extra postage. View more info

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Seven Michelin Travel Guides to France

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris/ London, Pneu. Michelin/Dickens Press:

Seller ID: 007862

Condition: Very Good


Seven softcover travel guides to Auvergne, Bourgogne, Brittany, Chateaux of the Loire, Normandy, Paris, and Provence. Auvergne and Bourgogne are in French. The rest are in English. Size varies from 100-200 pp. each book. View more info

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Dubai

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1982

Seller ID: 010947

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth on boards. Signed by Curator of the Dubai Museum. Top right corner bumped. 99 pp. View more info

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Tasmania in Colour

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Waterloo, N.S.W., Australia, Australian Universities Press, Ltd.: 1974

Edition: First

Seller ID: 011249

ISBN: 0-7249-0015-2

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth boards. Colour photos and explanatory text highlight this presentation of Tasmania. 64 pp. View more info

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Niagara Falls, Canada; Coloured Pictures and Story

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Niagara Falls, Canada, F.H. Leslie, Limited: 1958

Seller ID: 011657

Condition: Very Good


32-page colour stapled booklet of Niagara Falls and area attractions. View more info

The Visitor's Chester Guide

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chester, England, W.H. Evans, Sons & Co.:

Seller ID: 012409

Condition: Good Plus


Grey, stapled booklet of 43 pp. describing The Antiquities of the City, A Walk Round the Walls, The Cathedral, St. John's Church, The River Dee, Eaton Hall and Hawarden Castle. A light haze of foxing on both covers. View more info

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Nova Scotia

By: .................................

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Vancouver, B.C., Whitecap Books: 2003

Seller ID: 007838

Condition: Near Fine


Original black cloth on boards. A coffee table book with large colour photos and limited text. 96 pp. ISBN 1-55285-418-3. View more info

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The Prince of Wales' African Book; A Pictorial Record of the Journey to West AFrica, South Africa, and South America

By: Adcock, Mr. St. John (Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton, Limited: 1925

Seller ID: 006724

Condition: Very Good


Original beige cloth on boards. Previous owner's name the only writing. Unpaginated. Approximately 50 pp. narrative, followed by 75 or so pages of photos. Edward VIII, who abdicated to marry Wallis Simpson. Scenes of his visit to Gambia, Sierra Leone, Gold Coast, Nigeria, South Africa, Rhodesia, Belgian Congo, Uruguay, Argentina, and Chile. View more info

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Stockholm; The City on the Water

By: Asklund, Erik and Erkner, Gunnar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stockholm, P.A. Norstedt & Soners: 1968

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002554

Condition: Very Good


Original blue paper boards with white cloth backing. Small repaired tear foot of DJ fold. No writine or other damage. Map endpapers. Many line drawings be Gunnar Erkner. Translated by Paul Britten Austin. Paginated at random, approx. 125 pp. View more info

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Fantastic New Brunswick; Photography By Brian Atkinson

By: Atkinson, Brian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing: 2003

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002805

ISBN: 1-55109-436-3

Condition: Fine


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Colour photo DJ. Text in both English and French. French translation by Jose Demers Beaudet. Tiny top corner tear to DJ, otherwise all fine. 68 pp. View more info

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London and Its Environs; Including Excursions to Brighton, The ISle of Wight, Etc

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedecker: 1885

Seller ID: 006732

Condition: Good Minus


Original red cloth on boards. Cover nibbled at front joint (See photo). Hinges cracked. Three tears to maps, but appear to be all present. 368 pp. including Index, plus 43-page Index of Streets and several foldout colour maps. View more info

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Le Sud-Est De La France

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedecker: 1897

Seller ID: 008296

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth lettered in gold on light boards. Text in French. No writing or damage. 406 pp. View more info

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A Way to the West; A Canadian Railway Legend (Signed)

By: Bell, Allan

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Barrie, ON, Self Published: 1991

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006939

ISBN: 0969491409

Condition: Near Fine


Original white cloth lettered in green on boards. Signed "Allan Bell" with no other writing and no damage to book or DJ. Apparently scarce. Joined Lake Champlain with Georgian Bay, and probably the most important line built since the big one across Canada a decade earlier, according to Sir Wilfrid Laurier, former Prime Minister of Canada. 188 pp. with index. View more info

Beautiful Bermuda; The Bermuda Blue Book

By: Bell, Euphemia Young and Assoc.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Beautiful Bermuda Publishing Co, Inc.: 1946

Edition: Ninth Edition.

Seller ID: 012587

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. Spine faded. Map showing location. Early history. Military services. Civil government. Educational facilities. Health program. 632 pp. plus foldout map. View more info

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Sea-Conditioned Nova Scotia

By: Bird, Will R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Geographical Journal: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006795

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original reprint of article from Canadian Geographical Journal, February, 1947. Large format travel booklet of 28 pp. full of b/w photos. Text by well-known author, Will Bird, is quite comprehensive in its length and coverage. Many photos show everything from ox team to pulling in a giant tuna. Small tear at head of spine has been taped, and cover shows scar from price tag removal. (See photo). View more info

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The Mediterranean; An Anthology

By: Bloomfield, Paul (Ed.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited: 1935

Edition: First

Seller ID: 008535

Condition: Very Good


Original grey patterned cloth on boards. Previous owner's large bookplate in front and two brief pencil notes in back. Head of DJ bent and browned. A testament to the permanence and beauty of the Mediterranean, from its beginning to Joseph Conrad's reflections in his"Mirror of the Sea". 247 pp. View more info

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Holland in Pictures; Visual Geography Series

By: Boehm, P.S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oak Tree Press: 1964

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 000855

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth with gilt lettering, very good price-clipped DJ. Pictorial colour DJ has only minor wear along top. Dozens of b/w photos, maps, and charts in these 64 large pages. View more info

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Rock of Exile; A Narrative Of Trustan Da Cunha

By: Booy, D.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Limited: 1957

Edition: First - First Published in 1957

Seller ID: 009112

Condition: Very Good


Original orange cloth on boards. A small island in the South Atlantic, a bit closer to Africa than to South America. A Scots soldier claimed it in 1817, and stayed on. Shipwreck-stranded sailors and missionaries came and went. Fifteen male settlers were lost as they rowed out to a supply ship in 1885. At the time of the author's first arrival in 1942, there were about 200 persons living on the island. 196 pp. View more info

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Adventures of a Botanist's Wife

By: Bor, Eleanor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett, Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First - First Published 1952

Seller ID: 007732

Condition: Very Good


Original bright maroon cloth on boards. The author married a forest officer, a member of the Indian Forest Service who had been working in India for ten years. His hobby was learning languages, seven of which he had mastered. This led him to additional service in political realms, for he was much in demand as an interpreter and arbiter among local tribes. No writing or damage to this book. 204 pp. View more info