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Motor Ways at Home and Abroad, Abraham, George D
1 Abraham, George D
Motor Ways at Home and Abroad
London Methuen & Co 1928 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall x + 252pp + 8pp adverts at rear, 32 illustrations, Red boards, very slight fading to spine, general light foxing, mainly to edges and endpapers, owners stamp to front pastedown and endpaper otherwise a VG tight copy in a Good (edge chipped with small losses, spine browned, to be supplied in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Our Man in...Heaven and Hell: Havana, Goa, The Maasai Mara, Dominica, Hawaii, the Timberlands, Beirut, Calcutta, Lagos, the Bronx, Anderson, Clive
2 Anderson, Clive
Our Man in...Heaven and Hell: Havana, Goa, The Maasai Mara, Dominica, Hawaii, the Timberlands, Beirut, Calcutta, Lagos, the Bronx
London BBC Books 1996 056337196X / 9780563371960 First Thus Soft Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 288pp, index, bibliography, maps. Softback, reading creases to covers, colour fading to spine, overall a Good copy. Personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Book of the History Rambling Club, Anon
3 Anon
The Book of the History Rambling Club
The History Rambling Club Soft Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 24pp, a collection of articles, prose, with illustrations executed by Mary Slade from ideas by various Commonwealians. Undated, but circa 1962. Booklet, light ageing, a few marks, a Good tight copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Patagonia Wilderness, Beccaceci, Marcelo D / Hayskar, Bonnie J.
4 Beccaceci, Marcelo D / Hayskar, Bonnie J.
Patagonia Wilderness
U.S.A. Pangaea 1991 0963018019 / 9780963018014 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xi + 116pp, index, colour photographs throughout. Maroon faux leather, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from author (MD Beccaceci), signed and dated, to front endpaper. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Thailand Journey, Blake, WT
5 Blake, WT
Thailand Journey
London The Travel Book Club Reprint Hard Cover Good Fair to Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 192pp, index, 16 illustrations of which 8 are in colour. Yellow boards, slight spine twist, a few marks to front board, slight browning to spine head, light ageing only to contents, overall a Good tight copy in a Fair to Good (edge chipped with loss to spine head/tail and minor corner loss, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. Signed and dated dedication from the author to front endpaper. Undated, circa 1955. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Outre-Mer: Impressions of America, Bourget, Paul (Member of the French Academy with Frontispiece Portrait)
6 Bourget, Paul (Member of the French Academy with Frontispiece Portrait)
Outre-Mer: Impressions of America
London T Fisher Unwin 1895 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 425pp, frontispiece. Gilt on green boards, top edge gilt, foxing to endpapers and early pages, light foxing otherwise, rough cut edges to fore- and bottom edges. No dustwrapper. No inscription, overall a VG copy. Scarce. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Captain Matthew Flinders R.N.. His Voyages, Discoveries and Fortunes, Bryant, Joseph (Foreword By Sir Flinders Petrie)
7 Bryant, Joseph (Foreword By Sir Flinders Petrie)
Captain Matthew Flinders R.N.. His Voyages, Discoveries and Fortunes
London The Epworth Press 1928 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 194pp, appendix, frontispiece. Red boards, colour fading to spine, minor marks/bumps, owner's details to front pastedown, minor marks/ageing to contents, overall a Good+ clean tight copy without dustwrapper. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Something Happened, Cable, Mildred / French, Francesca
8 Cable, Mildred / French, Francesca
Something Happened
London Hodder & Stoughton 1935 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 320pp, folding map at rear, 6 plates. Blue boards, white lettering to spine is rubbed and part missing, otherwise light wear only, general foxing to contents, owner's name neatly to front endpaper. Triple signed copy to front endpaper by Eva F French, Francesca L French and Mildred Cable. A Good copy without dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Unflinching: A Diary of Tragic Adventure, Christian, Edgar (With an Introduction and Conclusion By B Dew Roberts and a Preface By Major Hon. JJ Astor MP)
9 Christian, Edgar (With an Introduction and Conclusion By B Dew Roberts and a Preface By Major Hon. JJ Astor MP)
Unflinching: A Diary of Tragic Adventure
London John Murray 1937 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall vii + 156pp, appendix, 10 plates. Blue boards, slight fading to boards, marking to fore-edge of front board, light ageing to contents, minor marking to edges in Good (darkening to spine, generally a little grubby with small areas of heavier marking to rear panel, to be supplied in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. Extremely scarce and a Good copy of the first edition with dustwrapper. A sad tale of the author, who with a cousin and friend, went trapping in North-West Canada, from which none returned. The author, an 18 year old man, kept a diary, which is published herein. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California. With a Glance at Some of the Tropical Islands Including the West Indies and the Sandwich Isles, Coke, The Hon. Henry J
10 Coke, The Hon. Henry J
A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California. With a Glance at Some of the Tropical Islands Including the West Indies and the Sandwich Isles
London Richard Bentley 1852 First Edition Half-Leather Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall x + 390pp, frontispiece. Black half-leather over grey boards, 5 raised bands, gilt titling, some edge rubbing. Owner's details to front pastedown dated 1919, general browning to pages, foxing mainly to endpapers and frontis, a few marks commensurate with age, occasional short edge tear, edge loss to frontis, the binding is very solid indeed. The contents 2pp have been duplicated between pages 286/7. Top edges gilt. Scarce. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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At Home in the World: Memoirs of a Traveling (Travelling) Woman, Conlon, Dorothy S.
11 Conlon, Dorothy S.
At Home in the World: Memoirs of a Traveling (Travelling) Woman
USA Publishamerica 2007 1413791603 / 9781413791600 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 160pp, map, photographs. Softback, light reading wear only, a VG copy. Personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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A Greenhorn in Africa, Courtney, Roger
12 Courtney, Roger
A Greenhorn in Africa
London Herbert Jenkins 1940 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 252pp + 4pp adverts at rear, 14 illustrations, endpaper maps. Grey boards, a few marks, slight fading in places, possible an old price in ink to corner of front endpaper, some foxing throughout, generally light to body of pages, a few spots to edges. Stamp stating 'Books for Troops and Ships C'tt'ee. S.A. Public Library Cape Town. Not For Sale' to title page and page 107; an old newspaper cutting inserted between pages 96/97 has left its browned impression to both. Overall a Good copy, without dustwrapper, of a very scarce title. Hunting in Africa. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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From the Holy Mountain: A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium, Dalrymple, William
13 Dalrymple, William
From the Holy Mountain: A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium
London HarperCollins 1997 0002555093 / 9780002555098 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall x + 483pp, index, bibliography, glossary, 16pp illustrations, some in colour, pictorial endpapers. Blue boards, general browning to pages otherwise a VG clean tight copy in price-clipped dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Yucatan, Dame, Lawrence
14 Dame, Lawrence
Yucatan
London Victor Gollancz 1942 First British Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 188pp, map, 29 illustrations. Blue boards, minor marks, general foxing throughout to contents, so overall a Good working copy in a Good (a few marks, minor edge chipping, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Bradford Washburn: Mountain Photography, Decaneas, Antony (Editor and Compiler) / Introduction By Clifford S Acklev
15 Decaneas, Antony (Editor and Compiler) / Introduction By Clifford S Acklev
Bradford Washburn: Mountain Photography
Seattle The Mountaineers 1999 0898866898 / 9780898866896 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 144pp, 100 large format mountain photographs, plus an interview with Bradford Washburn. Black cloth boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Inspirational photography from a master in his field. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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Journal Kept By David Douglas During His Travels in North America, 1823-1827, Together with a Particular Description of Thirty-three Species of American Oaks and Eighteen Species of Pinus., Douglas, David
16 Douglas, David
Journal Kept By David Douglas During His Travels in North America, 1823-1827, Together with a Particular Description of Thirty-three Species of American Oaks and Eighteen Species of Pinus.
New York Antiquarian Press Ltd 1959 Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 364pp, index, 8 appendices, 1 drawing, frontispiece. Green boards, no dustwrapper presumably as issued, light edge rubbing, contents clean and tight, VG. This is an unnumbered copy of the 1959 limited edition reprint of 750 copies, (1st edition 1914). The appendices contain a list of plants introduced by Douglas and an account of his death in 1834. Published under the direction of the Royal Horticultural Society. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Vertical Pleasure: The Secret Life of a Tax Man, Fowler, Mick
17 Fowler, Mick
Vertical Pleasure: The Secret Life of a Tax Man
London Hodder & Stoughton Ltd 1995 0340623217 / 9780340623213 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 224pp, index, 4 maps, 16pp colour photographs. Red boards, general browning to pages, overall a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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The Clay Ox: Stories of Zulu Country Life, Hertslet, Jessie
18 Hertslet, Jessie
The Clay Ox: Stories of Zulu Country Life
Durban The Knox Publishing Company 1944 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 77pp, frontispiece, illustrated with woodcuts. Wartime publication, covers bright, production marks to pastedowns, owners bookplate to front endpaper, minor marking to edges, overall a Good+ hardback in (small insect losses mainly to spine and hinges, slight overall browning, now in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. Scarce. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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With the Beduins: A Narrative of Journeys and Adventures in Unfrequented Parts of Syria, Hill, Gray
19 Hill, Gray
With the Beduins: A Narrative of Journeys and Adventures in Unfrequented Parts of Syria
London T Fisher Unwin 1891 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 320pp, errata sheet, map, 68 illustrations, some full page, appendices. Blue boards, gilt titling and decoration, excellent bright condition, general light foxing throughout. Non personalised gift dedication from the publisher to verso of front endpaper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. 
Price: 160.00 GBP
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Unforgettable Journeys - The World's Most Luxurious Trains, Howard, Martin
20 Howard, Martin
Unforgettable Journeys - The World's Most Luxurious Trains
Devon BlueRed Press 2013 190824710X / 9781908247100 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 192pp, colour photographs and maps featuring journeys around the world:- The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express; Royal Scotsman; Al Andalus Train; Golden Eagle Luxury Trains; Eastern & Oriental Express; Palace on Wheels; The Ghan; Indian Pacific; Coastal Pacific; Hiram Bingham; Andean Explorer; The Canadian; Rocky Mountaineer; Blue Train; The Rovos Train. Laminated pictorial boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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My Hill So Strong, Kingdon-Ward, Jean
21 Kingdon-Ward, Jean
My Hill So Strong
London Jonathan Cape 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 240pp, index, folding map, 16 photographs. Green boards, light wear only, light ageing to contents, 1 page appears to have been very neatly removed, between title page and illustration list, assumed to be contents page. This apart, a VG copy without dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Exploring the Columbia Icefield, Kucera, Richard E
22 Kucera, Richard E
Exploring the Columbia Icefield
Canada High Country 1987 0920573045 / 9780920573044 Revised Edition Quarter-Leather Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 64pp, maps, references, illustrated in colour. Signed by author to verso of front cover. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Climbs, Lewin, W Henry
23 Lewin, W Henry
Climbs
W Henry Lewin 1932 First Limited Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xviii + 226pp, 16 illustrations. Yellow boards, slight fading to spine, overall light wear only to boards which are bright. Generally light foxing to contents and edges. This copy is no.151/250 and signed by the author. Undated, it is the 1932 first edition (ref: British Library). Stories of climbing published in one volume for the first time. Scarce. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Campfire Sketches of the Cariboo, Ludditt, Fred W
24 Ludditt, Fred W
Campfire Sketches of the Cariboo
Canada Fred W Ludditt 1980 0889251991 / 9780889251991 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 104pp, illustrations. Softback, slight corner creasing, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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My Own Pair of Wings, Lum, Peter
25 Lum, Peter
My Own Pair of Wings
USA Chinese Materials Center 1981 0896446174 / 9780896446175 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xii + 222pp + 19pp catalogue at rear, index, map plus 29 illustrations, endpaper maps. Blue boards, light ageing to contents, a VG clean tight copy in (slightly browned) dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Genuine Narratives and Concise Memoirs of Some of the Most Interesting Exploits and Singular Adventures of J M'Alpine, a Native Highlander, from the Time of His Emigration from Scotland to America, 1773, M'Alpine, J
26 M'Alpine, J
Genuine Narratives and Concise Memoirs of Some of the Most Interesting Exploits and Singular Adventures of J M'Alpine, a Native Highlander, from the Time of His Emigration from Scotland to America, 1773
Greenock William Innes 1883 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 67pp, 4pp catalogue of Gaelic Books at rear as available April 1883. Burgundy boards, gilt titling with black decoration. Patterned endpapers, light foxing mainly to edges, overall a VG clean tight copy of this first reprint of the 1780 original. Scarce. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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Grizzlies and White Guys: The Stories of Clayton Mack, Mack, Clayton / Compiled and Edited By Harvey Thommasen / Foreword By Mark Hume
27 Mack, Clayton / Compiled and Edited By Harvey Thommasen / Foreword By Mark Hume
Grizzlies and White Guys: The Stories of Clayton Mack
Canada Harbour Publishing 1993 1550170899 / 9781550170894 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 239pp, index, illustrations, endpaper maps. Yellow boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Stories of the greatest grizzly bear guide in the world. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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A Bush Mystery or The Lost Explorer, MacKie, John
28 MacKie, John
A Bush Mystery or The Lost Explorer
London James Nisbet & Co 1912 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket (Pictorial Boards) 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 320pp, 5 illustrations, 8pp adverts. Red decorated pictorial boards, gilt title panel to spine, slight fraying to 1 corner light bumping to corners, very presentable. School prized inscription neatly to front pastedown, general light foxing, marks to contents, which are tight. Top edge of pages gilt, very slight twist to spine. Overall a Good tight copy of a scarce title. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Wilfred Thesiger: The Life of the Great Explorer, Maitland, Alexander
29 Maitland, Alexander
Wilfred Thesiger: The Life of the Great Explorer
London HarperPress 2006 0002556081 / 9780002556088 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xv + 528pp, index, bibliography, notes, 24pp illustrations, 11 maps, family tree. Black boards, slight toning to pages, a VG clean tight copy in price-clipped dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Igloo for the Night, Manning, Mrs Tom
30 Manning, Mrs Tom
Igloo for the Night
London Hodder & Stoughton 1943 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Near Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall First edition April 1943, this is the first reprint, July 1943. 232pp, endpaper maps at front, photographs. Pale blue boards, slight fading to edges, owners pencilled name to verso of frontispiece, general light ageing to contents, overall a VG clean tight copy in (slightly edge chipped with small loss to corners/spine, now in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Australian People, Australian Tales, Marks, Neil
31 Marks, Neil
Australian People, Australian Tales
Australia HarperCollins 1999 073225969X / 9780732259693 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xi + 212pp, illustrations. Softback, general light reading creases, a VG copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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In Monte Viso's Horizon: Climbing All the Alpine 4000m Peaks, McLewin, Will
32 McLewin, Will
In Monte Viso's Horizon: Climbing All the Alpine 4000m Peaks
Ernest Press 1991 0948153091 / 9780948153099 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 255pp, index, list of 4000m ascents in chronological order, illustrations in colour, maps. Blue boards, this copy No. 98/150 and signed by the author. Very light wear only, a VG clean tight copy in (very slight colour fading to spine) dustwrapper. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Les Guises Bleus: Paris. Sèvres, Versailles, Saint-Germain, Saint-Denis, Chantilly, Vincennes, Fontainebleau, Monmarché, Marcel (Avec Une Introduction Par G Lenotre)
33 Monmarché, Marcel (Avec Une Introduction Par G Lenotre)
Les Guises Bleus: Paris. Sèvres, Versailles, Saint-Germain, Saint-Denis, Chantilly, Vincennes, Fontainebleau
Paris Hachette 1924 New Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good+ 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall cii + 466pp + 64pp, index, illustrated endpapers, 99 maps and plans (collated), 2 page markers. Gilt on bright blue boards, light ageing to edges and contents. Overall a near VG copy in a Good+ (browning to spine and front panel, a few marks, small label remains to front, minor corner loss) dustwrapper. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Crazy White Man, Morenus, Richard
34 Morenus, Richard
Crazy White Man
London Hammond, Hammond & Company 1954 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Lackey, Wiiliam 256pp, illustrations by William Lackey. Light ageing only, a super bright copy in blue boards, in Good+ (slightly edge chipped with small loss, not price-clipped, now in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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35 Murray, John
Murray's Handbook for Belgium and the Rhine
London John Murray 1852 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall xv + 276pp + 24pp adverts at rear, folding travelling map, plans, index. Brown boards, gilt titling, a few marks, rubs and creases, bookplate to front pastedown of Captain Furneaux, RA, his signature to title page, a few marks to contents, some occasional minor annotation, overall a Good tight copy of the scarce first edition. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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The Nagle Journal: A Diary of the Life of Jacob Nagle, Sailor, from the Year 1775 to 1841, Nagle, Jacob / Dann, John C (Editor)
36 Nagle, Jacob / Dann, John C (Editor)
The Nagle Journal: A Diary of the Life of Jacob Nagle, Sailor, from the Year 1775 to 1841
New York Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1988 1555842232 / 9781555842239 First Edition Half-Leather Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xxx + 402pp, index, notes, glossary, 2 appendices, illustrated including 20 colour plates, endpaper maps. Quarter-bound in buffcloth over blue boards, gilt decoration to front board, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Seek the Frozen Lands: Irish Polar Explorers 1740-1922, Nugent, Frank
37 Nugent, Frank
Seek the Frozen Lands: Irish Polar Explorers 1740-1922
Cork The Collins Press 2003 1903464242 / 9781903464243 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall xii + 292pp, index, bibliography, glossary, notes, illustrations. Blue boards, light crease to front endpaper otherwise a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Fair Winds and Foul: A Narrative of Daily Life Aboard an American Clipper Ship (Seafaring Men: Their Ship and Times Series), Perry, Frederick
38 Perry, Frederick
Fair Winds and Foul: A Narrative of Daily Life Aboard an American Clipper Ship (Seafaring Men: Their Ship and Times Series)
New York Earl M Coleman 1979 093057625X / 9780930576257 Facsimile Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xi + 204pp, 9 plates, endpaper maps. Blue boards, light ageing, slight marking to page edges, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. Blurb states this as being a faithful facsimile of the 1927 1st edition; in fact the facsimile is of the 1927 second edition! 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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In Search of Inca Gold: The Journal of an Expedition, Phair, Anthony
39 Phair, Anthony
In Search of Inca Gold: The Journal of an Expedition
London Burke Publishing Co Ltd 1955 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Sheldon, H Harry 192pp, 2 maps, illustrations by H Harry Sheldon, many full page. Blue boards, some foxing to endpapers otherwise light ageing to contents only, top edge of pages blue, gilt titling to spine and decoration to front board, in (edge chipped with rubs and minor loss, now in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. A VG copy of a very scarce title. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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Small Boat in the Midi, Pilkington, Roger
40 Pilkington, Roger
Small Boat in the Midi
Staffordshire J.M.Pearson & Son (Publishers) Ltd 1989 0907864449 / 9780907864448 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 216pp, index, 8pp photographs, map. Brown boards, minor marks to front pastedown, overall a VG copy in (slight spine fading, price-clipped) dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Small Boat Through Sweden, Pilkington, Roger
41 Pilkington, Roger
Small Boat Through Sweden
London Macmillan 1961 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Knight, David ix + 229pp, index, maps, 16 illustrations by David Knight. Blue boards, slight foxing mainly to page edges, slight twist to spine, a VG copy in a Good (not price-clipped, edge rubbed and creased with small losses) dustwrapper. . 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Small Boat To Alsace, Pilkington, Roger
42 Pilkington, Roger
Small Boat To Alsace
London Macmillan 1961 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Knight, David ix + 214pp, index, maps, illustrations by David Knight. Blue boards, colour fading to spine and edges, slight foxing mainly to page edges, dated gift inscription (Xmas 1961) to front endpaper, Good+ copy in a Good+ (not price-clipped, edge chipped with small losses, slight sunning to edges) dustwrapper. Book is signed by the author on 1/2 title page:- 'Good wishes for many successful voyages, Roger Pilkington'. Scarce signed copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Above New Zealand, Potton, Craig
43 Potton, Craig
Above New Zealand
New Zealand Craig Potton Publishing 1997 0908802447 / 9780908802449 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 136pp, stunning colour photographs throughout. Black boards, landscape format, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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I Sailed in the Morning, Powell, Ronald (Foreword By Weston Martyr)
44 Powell, Ronald (Foreword By Weston Martyr)
I Sailed in the Morning
London Jarrolds 1936 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 272pp + viii adverts at rear. Endpaper maps, 31 illustrations. Blue cloth boards, spine sunned, white titling barely present, otherwise light wear, previous owner'sbookplate to 1/2 title, foxing to contents, slight spine twist, a few marks to edges, overall a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. Scarce. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Mara Serengeti: A Photographer's Paradise, Scott, Jonathan / Scott, Angela
45 Scott, Jonathan / Scott, Angela
Mara Serengeti: A Photographer's Paradise
Oxford Fountain Press Ltd 2000 0863433987 / 9780863433986 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 192pp, index, bibliography, illustrated throughout with photographs and drawings, mainly in colour. Illustrated endpapers. Brown boards, landscape format, a VG clean tight copy in (very slight fading adjacent to spine, slight edge rubbing) dustwrapper. Signed by both author to verso of front endpaper, non-attributed. Extremely scarce signed copy. 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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Sunshine and Storm in Rhodesia Being a Narrative of Events in Matabeleland Both Before and During the Recent Native Insurrection Up to the Date of the Disbandment of the Bulawayo Field Force, Selous, Frederick Courteney
46 Selous, Frederick Courteney
Sunshine and Storm in Rhodesia Being a Narrative of Events in Matabeleland Both Before and During the Recent Native Insurrection Up to the Date of the Disbandment of the Bulawayo Field Force
London Rowland Ward & Co Limited 1896 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xxix + 290pp + folding map at rear + 10pp adverts. Red boards, some marking, split to spine head, slight fraying to base, striped endpapers, general foxing, 17 illustrations. Overall a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Autobiography of an Old Passport: Chiefly Relating How We Accomplished Many Driving Tours With Our Own English Horses, Over the Roads of Western Europe, Before the Time of Railways, Smith, Rev. Alfred Charles
47 Smith, Rev. Alfred Charles
The Autobiography of an Old Passport: Chiefly Relating How We Accomplished Many Driving Tours With Our Own English Horses, Over the Roads of Western Europe, Before the Time of Railways
London Digby, Long & Co. 1893 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall xix + 586pp + 1pp adverts at rear, index, 16 full page illustrations. Blue boards, gilt horn to front board, gilt titling to spine, edge rubbing to spine head/tail, corners, light ageing only to contents, a VG clean tight copy. A chronicle of a whole series of pan-European tours between 1839 and 1861, with other 'sundry health trips' between 1863 and 1878 described in less detail. A fascination 19th century view of travelling in Europe. Very heavy, packed weight approx 2kg, postage at cost to non-UK address. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. With Map and Portraits, and Numerous Illustrations Chiefly from Drawings By Captain Grant, Speke, John Hanning
48 Speke, John Hanning
Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. With Map and Portraits, and Numerous Illustrations Chiefly from Drawings By Captain Grant
Edinburgh William Blackwood & Sons Ltd 1864 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xxxi + 658pp + 2pp adverts at rear. 7 appendices, 75 illustrations, some full page, others in text, plus folding map of Eastern Equatorial Africa in pocket at rear. Brown boards, gilt illustration to front board, gilt titling and decoration to spine. General rubs to boards, heavier in places to the edges, some fraying to spine head with cloth loss over small section. Binding is tight, general light foxing, 4 digits to base of verso of front endpaper, occasional minor marks, corner loss to pages 43/4 affecting 2 letters on each page. Folding map is complete with a few short internal splits at joints. Overall a Good tight copy in original condition. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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Annapurna Circuit: Himalayan Journey, Stevenson, Andrew
49 Stevenson, Andrew
Annapurna Circuit: Himalayan Journey
London Constable & Co Ltd 1997 0094769206 / 9780094769205 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 224pp, endpaper maps. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Signed by author on title page. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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P.G. Taylor: The Last of the Great Air Pioneers. A Personal Tribute from Stuart Swinton, Swinton, Stuart
50 Swinton, Stuart
P.G. Taylor: The Last of the Great Air Pioneers. A Personal Tribute from Stuart Swinton
Australia Australian Military History Publications 2006 1876439416 / 9781876439415 First Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall x + 116pp, index, index, 2 appendices incl. bibliography. 7 maps, 40 illustrations. Softback, heavy corner crease to rear cover and final 20 pages or so, hence graded as Good, otherwise a nice clean tight copy. Scarce biography of the aviation pioneer, P.G. Taylor. 
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