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Untrodden English Ways

By: Shelley, Henry C.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Musson Book Co., Limited: 1908

Seller ID: 006777

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth illustrated in gold on boards. Top edges gilt. Previous owner's name. An arranged tour of England, beginning at St. Ives in Cornwall. Buy this book and save thousands ! 341 pp. View more info

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The Maine Islands; In Story and Legend

By: Simpson, Dorothy

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1960

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 005708

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Jacket design by Ismar David. DJ states Fourth Printing. Copyright page states Third Printing. Previous owner's name scrawled boldly with felt marker inside cover. The book is compiled from material gathered by The Maine Writers Research Club. Descriptions of many of the 2000 islands of the Maine Coast, with seven maps. 256 pp. including index. View more info

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Tourist's and Student's Manual of Languages (22 languages)

By: Slack, Captain Charles

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent, & Co.,Ltd.: 1912

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 003424

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth with gilt lettering on boards. Also: How to Learn a Language, Pronunciation, Money and Exchange Table, Motor Terms, etc. This edition has been enlarged by 12 pages. Several hundred additional words and sentences in the various languages have been added. The title page doesn't mention it, but there is a colour foldout map of Asia in the back. 128 pp., plus map and several ads. Minor fading to cover foot, and bumped corners. Several corner tip tur... View more info

Ina of Grand Manan; A Stranger from Far Away

By: Small, Ina/ Mutimer, Ernie

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, Nimbus Publishing, Limited: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012706

ISBN: 0-921054-17-3

Condition: Very Good


A love affair with an island; 50 years and counting. Have you been to Grand Manan ? 114 pp. View more info

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Exploration in Africa

By: Smith, Edwin W. (Ed.)

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent and Sons, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010839

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. The King's Treasuries of Literature, No. 179. Begins with Mungo Park's discovery of the Niger River in July, 1796, and closes with the finding of Mount Ruwenzori by Stanley in May, 1888. 253 pp. View more info

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The Jungles of Dutch Guiana

By: Smith, Nicol

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Blue Ribbon Books: 1943

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010776

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials inside back cover. First person travelog by a man who expresses interest in the lives of the French convicts. 315 pp. View more info

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Carson City Yesterdays; Volume One

By: Smith, Raymond

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Carson City, Nevada, Self-published: 1999

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 009832

Condition: Very Good


The editor has a long career as city planner. 224 pp. View more info

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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 legibl... View more info

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Travels Through France and Italy

By: Smollett, Tobias

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1970

Seller ID: 011550

Condition: Very Good


This book is clean and well-bound, with no writing or damage. It describes the travels of the author in 1763 and after. It is considered a classic account of the disgruntled holidayer, before trains, planes, and telephones. 430 pp. View more info

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From Pole to Pole

By: Stables, Gordon (M.D.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1924

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011811

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. Six owners of the Albatross set out for the North Pole, after which they plan to head for the South Pole. Dr. Stables (1840-1910) is credited with dozens of books, many having to do with travel. In this one, the conversations were difficult to follow, being full of outmoded expressions and sometimes childish exuberance. Racial slurs. 388 pp. View more info

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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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A Sentimental Journey; Through France and Italy

By: Sterne, Laurence

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus:

Seller ID: 007938

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original green cloth decorated in gold on boards. No writing or damage. 285 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

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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

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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

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Australia: Her Story; Notes on a Nation

By: Tennant, Kylie

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1953

Edition: First Edition (No Additional Printings)

Seller ID: 007188

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. No writing or damage. This geo-travelog is a tour-de-force from her usual novels. She lived very close to the ground in Australia for many years. 296 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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Against Darkness and Storm; Lighthouses of the Northeast

By: Thurston, Harry

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing Ltd.: 1993

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003139

ISBN: 1-55109-039-2

Condition: Near Fine


Original blue-green cloth on boards. Shallow scratch on colour photo DJ. No other damage and no writing. Only a sampling of Canadian lighthouses in various moods and compositions, with map and index. 102 pp. View more info