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The Malaspina Expedition 1789-1794 / The Journal of the Voyage By Alejandro Malaspina / Volume III / Manila to Cadiz (Hakluyt Society, Third Series)

By: David, Andrew; Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe, Novi, Carlos, Williams, Glyndwr

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, The Hakluyt Society: 2004

Seller ID: 030643

ISBN: 0904180840

Condition: Nr. Fine


Published in association with The Museo Naval, Madrid. An unmarked, as new copy with bright gilt decoration to front panel. Original D/W intact with sl. edgewear to spine ends (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

Magic and Mystery in Tibet

By: David-Neel, Alexandra

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Corgi: 1971

Seller ID: 012887

ISBN: 0552087459

Condition: Fair


A well-read copy with creased and edgeworn wraps, age-tanned pages, small water spill top right corner first few pages (not affecting text). A clean, tightly bound reading copy. View more info

Arabesques : a tale of Double Lives

By: Dessaix, Robert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Australia, Picador: 2008

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028567

ISBN: 033042405X

Condition: Very Good


A lovely unmarked copy complete with original ribbon marker, sl. edgewear to spine ends and corners. Signed "Robert Dessaix" on title page. View more info

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Old Calabria

By: Douglas, Norman; Keaates, Jonathan (introduction by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 031298

ISBN: 1842124609

Condition: Very Good


First published 1915, this 2001 reprint is unmarked , no creasing to spine, fore-edges lightly tanned. View more info

It's All Up Hill

By: Dunstan, Keith; Moffitt, Ian; Lake, Max; Hall, Sandra; Guinness, Daphne; Adams, Phillip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Pegasus Books: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029135

ISBN: 0908131194

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy. Laminated boards remain bright. No D/W. Cartoonist Jeff Hook, Keith Dunstan and his wife Marie rode their bikes across America - this is their saddle sore account of the journey. View more info

Away : photographs Taken Somewhere other Than Home

By: Eastway, Peter; Oliver, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, PT 78: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 020307

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful travel photography spanning Italy, Australia, Greece, New Zealand and more - a lovely book with sl. edgewear to spine ends but internally in fine condition. View more info

Snake Fang Salad : Culinary Travails in China

By: Elms, Greg

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Black Light Publications: 2007

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 019236

ISBN: 0646475800

Condition: Very Good


"From scorpion tails in Beijing to snke restaurants in Guangzhou, from the chilli-laden blowtorch heat of a Chongqing hot pot to a search for the elusive purple carrot in Xi'an, here is a story as bizarre as it is real, a contemporary picture of a nation increasingly intrinsic to Western life." View more info

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Voyages and Visions: Towards a Cultural History of Travel (Critical Views)

By: Elsner, Jas; Rubies, Joan-Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Reaktion Books: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029966

ISBN: 1861890206

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked apparently unread book with tiny crease to lower right corner front panel. "A much-needed response to the expanding interest in history of travel and travel writing. The essays address the theme of travel as an historical, literary and imaginative process, focusing on significant episodes and encounters in world history." View more info

Wind, Sand, and Silence: Travels With Africa's Last Nomads

By: Englebert, Victor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books Llc: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 026484

ISBN: 0811800105

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked "gift quality" book in excellent condition. View more info

Bird Man and the Lap Dancer: Close Encounters with Strangers

By: Eric Hansen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 2005

Edition: Presume First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 030617

ISBN: 0413774988

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition. "A collection to enthrall armchair travellers everywhere, from the best-selling author of Orchid Fever." View more info

Captain James Cook: Seaman and Scientist

By: Finnis, Bill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Chaucer Pr: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026613

ISBN: 190444914X

Condition: Fine


An unmarked "gift quality"book in excellent condition. "Superbly illustrated with Bill Finnis's photographs, maps and evoctive sketches from his own six-year voyage, as well as charts, paintings and engravings of the period, this fascinating tudy offers a unique understanding of Captain James Cook, seaman and scientist. View more info

The Ocean Railway: Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Samuel Cunard and the Great Atlantic Steamships

By: Fox, Stephen R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 022496

ISBN: 0002571854

Condition: Very Good


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The Norton Book of Travel

By: Fussell, Paul

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Co Inc: 1987

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 030154

ISBN: 0393024814

Condition: Very Good


Small PO name to ffep, otherwise unmarked. "Veteran traveller and prize-winning author Paul Fussell has brought together some of the best travel writing fom the past two thousand years." View more info

Treasures of France

By: Gall, Jean; Madon, Suzanne; Tillinac, Denis (foreword by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: France, Molière: 2005

Seller ID: 028591

ISBN: 2847900845

Condition: As New


A beautifully produced "gift quaslity" book with endpaper maps, superb photography and English text (translated by Derek Johnson). A must have for the Francophile's library. View more info

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Explore Everything: Place-Hacking the City

By: Garrett, Bradley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Verso: 2013

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 029742

ISBN: 1781681295

Condition: Nr. Fine


A "gift quality" book, unmarked save for authorial inscription on title page - "When in rains, don't go in drains - Bradley Garrett". "An account of the author's escapades with the London Consolidation Crew, an urban exploration collective." View more info

The Guinness Book of Explorers and Exploration

By: Gavet-Imbert, Michèle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.K., Guinness: 1991

Seller ID: 023641

ISBN: 0851129730

Condition: Brand New


A brand new unread book protected in publisher's unopened original plastic. View more info

Lonely Hills & Wilderness Trails

By: Gilbert, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, David & Charles: 2000

Edition: First

Seller ID: 025771

ISBN: 0715309226

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book in excellent condition. "In spite of gloomy talk about commercialisation and despoilation of wild country there are plenty of places off the beaten track where solitude can be assured." View more info

Tribes with Flags: A Journey Curtailed

By: Glass, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd: 1990

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027909

ISBN: 0436181304

Condition: Very Good


PO name ffep, A literary and spiritual ramble through the former Arab lands of the Ottoman Empire. The journey ends with his kidnapping in Beirut and is the testimony of one of the few hostages who has returned from the Lebanon to tell his tale. View more info

The Devil's Picnic: When you Can't have it, You want it

By: Grescoe, Taras

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 2005

Seller ID: 015721

ISBN: 0006388450

Condition: Nr. Fine - Brand New


"Part travelogue, part food tour, and a manifesto for our times, The Devil's Picnic investigates the attraction of the illicit and asks whether the choice to sit down at this particular feast shouldn't be entirely our own." View more info

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The Future of Ice: A Journey into Cold

By: Gretel Ehrlich

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030838

ISBN: 037542251X

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked apparently unread book in excellent condition. View more info