There are 177 books in this catalogue.
Famous Mountain Passes of the World
Hartley, H. A.
Book Number: 64667
Frederick Muller London 1963 Small 8vo. hardcover. 144pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Good+ d/w rubbed on corners with small tear on spine.
Early Travellers in the Alps
De Beer, Gavin, Sir
Book Number: 64670
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1966. 8vo. softcover. 204pp. index, b/w illus. folding map. very good.
Linnaeus. (Afterwards Carl von Linne).
Book Number: 64024
H.F. & G. Witherby. 1923. 8vo. hardcover. 416pp. index, b/w plates, folding map. Very good, small crease to map. Light foxing.
Istanbul: Memories of a City
Book Number: 63832
Faber & Faber, London, 2005. 8vo. hardcover. 348pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, foxing to outer page edges. / Very good d/w.
Journey to Katmandu.
Baker, Michael H.C.
Book Number: 63818
David & Charles, London, 1974. 8vo. hardcover. 167pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, owner's inscription on fep., foxing to endpapers. / Very good d/w.
I Have See the World Begin
Book Number: 63821
The Harvill Press, London, 2000. 8vo. hardcover. 337pp. b/w maps. Very good. / Very good d/w. Travels through China, Cambodia, and Vietnam
Book Number: 63825
Oxford University Press, 1992 8vo. hardcover. 152pp. very good. / very good d/w.
Book Number: 63607
Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1960. 8vo. hardcover. 288pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
A Traveller's Christmas
Bradbury, Sue (into); Slater, Paul (illus.)
Book Number: 63421
Folio Society 2006. 8vo. hardcover in slipcase. 287pp. colour illus. Fine. / Near Fine slipcase.
Flowers and Views of the Holy Land.
no author stated
Book Number: 63244
Jerusalem n.d. oblong 12mo. illustrated wooden boards with cloth spine. Full page colour plates with pressed flowers with tissue guards. Very good, some tissue guards creased, owner's inscription on fep.
The Alpenstock; or Sketches of Swiss Scenery and Manners.
Latrobe, Charles Joseph
Book Number: 63149
R B Seeley and W Burnside, London 1829. 8vo. hardcover. 388pp. b/w frontis. appendix. Good, rebound in dark green cloth, some foxing, mainly to title page and endpapers, tear on corner of rear endpaper, rough cut page edges, pages wavy, spine faded.
A Tale of Double Lives Arabesques
Book Number: 62859
Picador, Australia 2009 Large 8vo. hardcover. 310pp. colour illus. Near Fine. / Very good d/w.
Book Number: 62815
Macdonald, London 1975 8vo. hardcover. 499pp. Very good.
The Oxford Literary Guide to the British Isles
Book Number: 34297
Oxford University Press 1993 8vo softcover 415pp index, b/w illus, maps. very good. Informative and entertaining, this guide is the ideal companion for any journey around Britain and Ireland. From Shakespeare's Stratford and Dickens's London to the Dublin of James Joyce, it lists hundreds of places and gives details of their connections with the lives of famous writers. The wealth of curious information and anecdote will delight anyone with an interest in Britain and Ireland's rich literary heritage. Gazetteer of over 1,250 towns and villages. For each place, details of who lived there, where they lived, and what they wrote. Index with biographies of over 1,000 writers helps you follow a writer from place to place. Maps and detailed directions.
The Diary of a Happy Dropout
Book Number: 32187
Zepher, Sydney 1996 8vo. Yellow wraps. Inscribed by author. 375pp. very good. Not just a travel story, this book is about spiritual growth, realizing dreams and who we really are.
Book Number: 53535
China 1974 Small 4to. hardcover. 200pp. colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. 180 very traditional chinese recipes.
My Mission to Abyssinia
Portal, Gerald H.
Book Number: 54479
Edward Arnold, London, 1892. 8vo. maroon cloth hardcover. 261pp. b/w frontis with tissue guard, fold out map at rear. Good, missing fep & half-title, some foxing, mainly to endpapers & prelims, light wear to cover corners, hinges cracked.
The Blind Leading the Blind
Book Number: 33560
Sydney New Holland 2004 8vo softcover 240pp colour illus. very good+. "Foreword by General Peter Cosgrove. In 1993, Stuart Andrews, Russell Short, Ched Town, and Brian Lang began an adventure. ... Travelling to Cape York, the group set out for Papual New Ginea in kayaks ... . Then factor in that Russell and Ched are blind.--Foreword.