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Image for What I Saw in Syria, Palestine, and Greece

What I Saw in Syria, Palestine, and Greece

By: Smith, S.

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: London, Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green: 1864

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 010438

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Brown cloth on boards. Gift note. A local pastor shares his impressions of the Holy Land with his parishioners. He has little good to report of the Ottoman rulers or of the Bedouins, and the Dead Sea he describes as "volcanic productions, bitumen, sulfur, and salt are scattered round about." - p. 177. There is a small nick in the edge of each cover, and a binder's label, Edmonds and Remnants, inside the back. Endpapers and maps show foxing, but all is legible. 253 pp. plus Appendix. View more info

Image for Alexander's Path; from Caria to Cilicia

Alexander's Path; from Caria to Cilicia

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Harcourt, Brace: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000999

Condition: Very Good


Original orange cloth on boards, very good, with very good DJ and mylar cover. Ex-library. Tiniy spot on preface page, FFEP missing, ow very good. Foldout map. 272 pp. View more info

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Summer in Italy

By: Stormont, Major W.

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Rome, Italian State Tourist Department:

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 005082

Condition: Very Good


Original white soft cover travel book of 230 pp., plus 25 pp. illustrated ads. My guess as to a date is 1925. Dampstain to lower right corners of several pages, not affecting text. View more info

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Britain from the Air

By: Swift, Michael and Grant, George

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Prospero Books:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007367

Condition: Very Good


Original colour photo laminated boards. Surprising detail in these colour photos taken from aircraft. Heavy book will need extra postage. ISBN 1-55267-019-8. 192 pp. View more info

Image for From Red Clay & Salt Water; Prince Edward Island & Its People

From Red Clay & Salt Water; Prince Edward Island & Its People

By: Sylvester, John

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Charlottetown, P.E.I., Ragweed Press: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 007528

Condition: Fine


Original photo laminated boards. DJ duplicates covers. A flawless coffee table piece showing a broad selection of scenes from the lives of real people. A perfect gift. 96 pp. View more info

Image for Views A-Foot; Or, Europe Seen with Knapsack and Staff

Views A-Foot; Or, Europe Seen with Knapsack and Staff

By: Taylor, J. Bayard

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay: 1889

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001865

Condition: Very Good


Original dark green cloth with gilt spine lettering on boards. American Classic Series. A two-year adventure, walking through Europe. Previous owner's name. 448 pp. View more info

The Medieval World; An Illustrated Atlas

By: Thompson, John M. (Ed.)

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Geographic Society: 2009

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006260

ISBN: 1426205333

Condition: Fine


Original maroon faux leather on boards. Unclipped pictorial DJ. All FINE. A beautiful, informative book which would make an appreciated gift. Original price $40.00 US. 383 pp. Large, heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Iceland 1936

By: Thorsteinsson, Thorsteinn

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Gutenberg, Rikisprentsmidjan: 1936

Edition: Third Edition Revised

Seller ID: 006999

Condition: Very Good


Original blue flexible faux leather. The third edition of a general handbook of the country published on its 50th anniversary by Landsbanki Islands (National Bank of Iceland). Handsome frontispiece portraits of the King and Queen. Current facts of population, commerce, industry, education, agriculture, and other significant issues. 224 pp. including index. View more info

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Tashkent; A Guide

By: Tyurikov, V.

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: Moscow, Raduga Publishers: 1983

Seller ID: 008406

Condition: Very Good


Original blue laminated boards. History, Streets and Squares, Museums, Theatres, Concert Halls, Other Places of Interest, Cuisine, and Information. Foldout map in back. 95 pp. View more info

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Travel By Road Through the Ages

By: Unsead, R. J.

Price: $16.00 USD

Publisher: London, A. And C. Black, Ltd: 1958

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010871

Condition: Very Good


Coloured paper boards with matching price-clipped DJ. One of Black's Junior Reference Books. Cart, carriage, char, bridges, horses, stage coach, toll-gates, turnpikes. Telford. Macadam. Steam. Bicycle. Motorcycle. Index. 64 pp. View more info

Image for Little Rivers; A Book of Essays in Profitable Idleness

Little Rivers; A Book of Essays in Profitable Idleness

By: Van Dyke, Henry

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Copp Clark Co., Limited: 1911

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008701

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Front hinge cracked. Prelude, Little Rivers, A Leaf of Spearmint, Ampersand, A Handful of Heather,The Ristigouche from a Horse-Yacht, Alpenrosen and Goat's-Milk, Au Large, Trout-Fishing in the Traun, At the Sign of the Balsam Bough, A Song after Sundown, Index. Walks and fishing trips in various places. 348 pp. View more info

Image for Writing the Rails; Train Adventures By the World's Best-Loved Writers

Writing the Rails; Train Adventures By the World's Best-Loved Writers

By: Various Authors

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012676

ISBN: 1-57912-205-1

Condition: Near Fine


Blue paper boards backed in grey cloth. Faultless book and DJ. Edited by Edward C. Goodman. My guess is that the previous owner was more interested in hardware than literature, for how could he resist Fanny Kemble, Walt Whitman, Mark Twain, and dozens oif other internationally-known writers whose train experiences are sampled here ? 368 pp. with index. View more info

Image for Mellowed By Time; A Charleston Notebook

Mellowed By Time; A Charleston Notebook

By: Verner, Elizabeth O'Neill

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Columbia, SC, Bostickk & Thornley, Inc.: 1964

Edition: Fifth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008636

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. An artist in love with Charleston. Illustrated by her pencil drawings. 81 pp. View more info

Image for Ottawa Stories; Images Through the Seasons

Ottawa Stories; Images Through the Seasons

By: Von Baich, Paul

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Roseneath, ON, Bubna-Lennkh Publishing: 1994

Seller ID: 004759

ISBN: 0969866909

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. DJ has one short tear at head. With E.J. McEvoy and Mary Ann Simpkins, who provided the text. 101 colour plates of Ottawa, taken over a period of seven years. 88 pp. Inspired by a balloon ride. View more info

Image for The Salisbury Avon (The Rivers of England Series, Volume II)

The Salisbury Avon (The Rivers of England Series, Volume II)

By: Walls, Ernest

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Bristol, Arrowsmith: 1929

Edition: First - First Published in 1929

Seller ID: 008216

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Laid in is a 32-page photo booklet of Salisbury Cathedral. Only a hint of foxing on a few leaves. 288 pp. No writing. View more info

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The Adventures of Marco Polo

By: Walsh, Richard J. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., John Day Company: 1948

Seller ID: 008459

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth on blindstamped boards. Foreword by Pearl S. Buck. Arranged in four books; The Journey from the Lesser Armenia to Shangtu, Kublai Khan and Journeys South and West, India, and Wars Among the Tartar Princes. Six colour illustrations and three maps. Laid in are several local clippings regarding the ship named Marco Polo, constructed in Saint John in 1850-1851. 196 pp. View more info

Image for The Sunshine Coast; From Gibsons to Powell River

The Sunshine Coast; From Gibsons to Powell River

By: White, Howard

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Madeira Park, B.C., Harbour Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 007371

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Striking colour photos by various artists. ISBN 1-55017-081-3 and 9 781550 170818. 127 pp. View more info

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Analysis of Railroad Operations

By: White, Joseph L.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation: 1946

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 005331

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. Laid in is an Addendum referring to cancellation of accounts by the Interstate Commerce Commission. DJ chipped head and foot. Approx. 32 pp. of photos at back. 306 pp., including Index. View more info

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The Capitals of the Globe

By: Wilberforce, Archibald

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Peter Fenelon Collier: 1893

Seller ID: 005521

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original brown cloth decorated and lettered in black on boards. All the information you need to get from here to there, at very interesting 1893 prices ! Foor of backstrip torn. Marbled edges. Many views (Engravings). 586 pp. View more info

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A Motor Tour Through Canada

By: Wilby, Thomas W.

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Bell and Cockburn: 1914

Seller ID: 012177

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. A jarring journey across Canada before freeways. Many photos. Two news stories laid in. 290 pp. View more info