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Only Two Seats Left! The Incredible Contiki Story

By: Anderson, John

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, The Great Gathering Company: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15993


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Signed by Author. Paperback View more info

The Source of the Nile: A Picture of Exploration : The Lake Regions of Central Africa

By: Burton, Richard F. Introduced by Ian Curteis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1996

Seller ID: 32563


Map included, loose inside. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

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Profane Pilgrimage: Wanderings through Yugoslavia

By: Edwards, Lovat Fielding

Price: $24.90

Publisher: UK, Duckworth: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7140


Moderate edgewear and sunning to spine; spotting to page edges. Uniformly browned - darker browning to top edge and free end pages. Binding still strong. : JACKET: Heavy spotting and soiling; significantly chipped and torn; spine in several pieces. . Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. Hardcover View more info

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A Talent for Trouble

By: Fiennes, Ranulph

Price: $29.90

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13350


Light spotting to page edges and front prelims; binding very tight and square; minor spotting to one inside page, otherwise all pages nice and clean. JACKET: Minor spotting and soiling; light edgewear; now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

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A Talent for Trouble

By: Fiennes, Ranulph

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, The Travel Book Club: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 3654


Light spotting to page edges and prelims; some bumping to spine ends: JACKET: Bit of spotting; scrattling; edgewear ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Hardcover View more info

The Sky Travellers : Journeys in New Guinea 1938-1939

By: Gammage, Bill

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30957


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0522848273. ISBN/EAN: 9780522848274. Hardcover View more info

A Journey in Ladakh.

By: Harvey, Andrew

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6952


Some scattered spotting to page edges; mild partial browning to endpapers; name written on half-title page. : JACKET: Mild overall wear. Some spotting to flaps. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Hardcover View more info

Venice

By: Henderson, Beryl De Selincourt; May Sturge

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Usa, Chatto & Windus: 1907

Seller ID: 4315


Some light bumping and wear to boards; as few splash marks to front cover; thin water stain to bottom edge. Broad browning and spotting throughout (only mildly to interior pages) ; a great copy: JACKET: n/a Illustrator: Reginald Barratt A. R. W. S.. Hardcover View more info

The Experiences of a Hunter and Naturalist in the Malay Peninsula and Borneo

By: Hornaday, William T. With an introduction by J.M. Gullick.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Malaysia, Oxford University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 12770


Minor spotting to top page edge; minor shelfwear. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). ISBN: 9676530344. ISBN/EAN: 9789676530349. Paperback View more info

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The Carpet Wars

By: Kremmer, Christopher

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Harpercollins (Harper Collins): 2004

Seller ID: 16188


Signed by author with dedication to title page: "To Terry, Follow your Persian nose! Best wishes, Christopher Kremmer" Minor spotting to page edges; light creasing to spine. Binding tight and square; inside pages clean. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Paperback View more info

Frontiers of Enchantment

By: Leigh, W. R.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, Harrap: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5086


Boards lightly bumped; marked and rubbed with slight forward lean; Prelims and page edges lightly foxed; very slightly shaken Owner name on front free end page : JACKET: None Illustrator: W. R. Leigh. Hardcover View more info

Yemen : Travels in Dictionary Land

By: Mackintosh-Smith, Tim

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, John Murray: 1997

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 8914


Minor marks and spotting to page edges, bit of rubbing to bottom board edge. JACKET: Light edgewear. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Illustrator: Martin Yeoman. Hardcover View more info

Iberia

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: UK, Secker & Warburg: 1968

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 26643


Binding tight. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Dust Jacket edgeworn, small chips, tears &/or soiling. Price-clipped. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. ** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Australasian customers should expect a more modest surcharge too. Please contact us first for a quote ** Hardcover View more info

The Last Grain Race

By: Newby, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1999

Seller ID: 33730


No slipcase Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Hardcover View more info

John Bull & Co: the Great Colonial Branches of the Firm

By: O'Rell, Max

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Frederick Warne & Co: 1894

Seller ID: 1214


Still clinging on. Spine quite worn; boards bumped and frayed; hinges tender; sporadic spotting throughout; : JACKET: None Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

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Apes and Ivory

By: Packer, Joy

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1956

Seller ID: 16448


Light browning and spotting to page edges and prelims; light white spotting, rubbing and bumping to board edges. Binding tight and square; inside pages clean. JACKET: Light edgewear; price-clipped. Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

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The Empty Quarter : Being a Description of the Great South Desert of Arabia Known As Rub' Al Khali.

By: Philby, H. St. John B.

Price: $20.90

Publisher: UK, Century: 1986

Seller ID: 13274


Minor spotting and soiling to page edges; inside pages crisp and clean. Light scrattling and edgewear to cover; now protected by adhesive clear plastic cover; binding tight and square. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 0712612823. ISBN/EAN: 9780712612821. Paperback View more info

The Empty Quarter : Being a Description of the Great South Desert of Arabia Known As Rub' Al Khali.

By: Philby, H. St. John B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Century: 1986

Seller ID: 33318


Minor spotting and soiling to page edges; inside pages crisp and clean. Light scrattling and edgewear to cover; now protected by adhesive clear plastic cover; binding tight and square. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 0712612823. ISBN/EAN: 9780712612821. Paperback View more info

The Magic of Skye

By: Poucher, W. A.

Price: $17.90

Publisher: UK, Constable: 1980

Seller ID: 12581


Minor spotting to page edges; light bump to spine heel. JACKET: Light scrattling and edgewear. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Illustrator: The Author. ISBN: 0094637709. ISBN/EAN: 9780094637702. Hardcover View more info

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Three Pleasant Springs in Portugal

By: R. N. , Commander The Honorable Henry N. Shore;

Price: $20.90

Publisher: UK, Sampson Low Marston & Co.: 1899

Seller ID: 8567


Some rubbing and bumping to boards; tear to spine head; dark browning to page edges and prelims. Previous owners name and stamp to prelims. Jacket: None Hardcover View more info

Arabia Through the Looking Glass

By: Raban, Jonathan

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Collins: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9099


Light spotting to page edges and prelims. JACKET: Light scrattling and edgewear, bit of spotting to flaps. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 0002160374. ISBN/EAN: 9780002160377. Hardcover View more info

Freya Stark in Persia

By: Ruthven, Malise

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Garnet: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5787


Boards very lightly bumped; Front free end page lightly crinkled A handsome copy: JACKET: Light edgewear . Not price-clipped. Hardcover View more info

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Twice Round the Clock: or the Hours of the Day and Night in London

By: Sala, George Augustus

Price: $20.90

Publisher: New York, Humanities Press: 1971

Seller ID: 5089


Page edges very lightly marked; Clean and tight Ex Libris sticker on front pasteboard A handsome copy: JACKET: Spine sunned; upper edge lightly worn with several tiny tears; very lightly marked front and back. Not price-clipped. . Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. ISBN: 0391000837. ISBN/EAN: 9780391000834. Hardcover View more info

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In Mesopotamia

By: Swayne, Martin

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1917

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 14632


Significant browning and spotting with some soiling to page edges; moderate spotting to prelims; very light spotting to inside pages. Heavy sunning and bumping to and around spine and board edges, exposing boards at spine ends and corners. Tiny booksellers stamps and sticker to front endpaper; binding tight with slight forward lean. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Illustrator: The Author. Hardcover View more info

Visions of a Nomad

By: Thesiger, Wilfred

Price: $34.90

Publisher: UK, Collins: 1987

Seller ID: 19891


Reprint. Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. ISBN: 0002177293. ISBN/EAN: 9780002177290. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

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Remote People

By: Waugh, Evelyn

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Duckworth: 1934

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 7209


Moderate shelfwear; cover separating a bit at back of spine. Significant browning and spotting to page edges and prelims. Small owner name to front paste-down. : Jacket: None Hardcover View more info