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LABELS. A Mediterranean Journal
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LABELS. A Mediterranean Journal

by WAUGH. EVELYN

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Duckworth. London. 1930. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.8 x 5.9 inches). Frontispiece illustration after a drawing by Waugh, double-page route map, sketch map of Port Said and seven mono photographs on 3 leaves. Publishers purple cloth with gilt lettering to the spine. Attractive illustrated bookplate to the front pastedown endpaper. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which has… Read more about this item
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THE SURVEY OF LONDON. Contayning the Orignall, Increase, Moderne Estate, and Government of that City, methodically set downe. With a memoriall of those famouser acts of charity, which for publike and pious uses have beene bestowed by many worshipfull citizens and benefactors. Begunne first by the paines and industry of Iohn Stovv, in the yeere 1598. Afterwards inlarged by the care and diligence of A[nthony] M[unday] in the yeere 1618. And now completely finished by the study and labour of A. M., H[enry] D[yson] and others. This present yeere 1633. Whereunto, besides many additions (as appeares by the contents) are annexed divers alphabeticall tables; especially two: The first, an index of things. The second, a concordance of names
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Printed by Elizabeth Pursloww, and are to be sold by Nichlas Bourne, at his shop at the South Entrance of the Royall Exchange. 1633. Folio, in 6's. (13.5 x 8.9 inches).Woodcut coats-of-arms frontispiece, 8 unnumbered leaves, 939 pages, 14 unnumbered leaves (the 2 tables). Finely illustrated with coats of arms and decorative head and tail pieces. Frontis and Title pages… Read more about this item
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ALBUM OF TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION MATERIAL. Printed and manuscript items; Photographs, letters, documents, drawings, Loose bank notes, printed views and maps. China, Russia, West Indies, Europe, U.S.A, Africa...
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ALBUM OF TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION MATERIAL. Printed and manuscript items; Photographs, letters, documents, drawings, Loose bank notes, printed views and maps. China, Russia, West Indies, Europe, U.S.A, Africa...

by FINE HAND TOOLED IRISH CRAFT BINDING

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NP. ND. . HAND TOOLED FINE BINDING. Large 4to. (7.4 x 5 inches.). A collection of maps, engraved views, bank notes, photographs and hand written letters, one detailing the writer's travels which accompanies the photo's. Engraved views and maps, some hand coloured, letters (one relating to travels across Kurdistan dressed as a Cossack, one an ill fated ships travels around… Read more about this item
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WAUGH IN ABYSSINIA.
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WAUGH IN ABYSSINIA.

by WAUGH. EVELYN

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Longmans, Green and Co. London. 1936. FIRST EDITION. Tall 8vo. (8.8 x 5.8 inches). Some very light spotting to just a few few pages but generally a very good copy in recent fine leather binding of full red morocco. Spine with raised bands, gilt. Decorative gilt border on boards. Top edge gilt.
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ROBBERY UNDER LAW. The Mexican Object-lessons
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ROBBERY UNDER LAW. The Mexican Object-lessons

by WAUGH. EVELYN

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1939
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Chapman & Hall Ltd. London. 1939. FIRST EDITION. Tall 8vo. (8.7 x 5.9 inches). A very good, bright and clean copy throughout in the publishers dark blue cloth binding with gilt lettering to the spine. The gilt is bright and vibrant. A little rubbing to the edges of the binding but overall a very good copy indeed.
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SPAIN AND THE SPANIARDS. Translated from the tenth Italian edition by Stanley Rhoads Yarnell
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SPAIN AND THE SPANIARDS. Translated from the tenth Italian edition by Stanley Rhoads Yarnell

by AMICIS. EDMONDO DE

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Henry T. Coates & Co. Philadelphia. 1895. TWO VOLUMES. 8vo. (8.2 x 5.5 inches). Illustrated with 47 mono photographic plates, each with a printed tissue guard. Fine copies in publishers green cloth with elaborate gilt decoration to front board and spine. Spine also lettered in gilt. Top edges gilt. Previous owners name on front free endpapers otherwise fine, bright copies… Read more about this item
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THE ROMANCE OF THE SOUTH POLE. Antarctic Voyages and Explorations.
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THE ROMANCE OF THE SOUTH POLE. Antarctic Voyages and Explorations.

by SMITH. G. BARNETT

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Thomas Nelson and Sons. London. 1902. EARLY EDITION. 8vo. (7.1 x 5 inches. Illustrated with 12 full page plates. Contemporary prize binding by Bickers & Son of full navy blue calf. Spine with raised bands, each with gilt piping. The compartments triple ruled, lettered and decorated in gilt. Gilt double ruled lines to both boards. School arms of Berkhamsted School… Read more about this item
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THE VOYAGE OF THE DISCOVERY. With a preface to the New edition by Fridtjof Nansen
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THE VOYAGE OF THE DISCOVERY. With a preface to the New edition by Fridtjof Nansen

by SCOTT. Captain. Robert. F

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John Murray. London. 1929. REPRINT OF CHEAP EDITION, published just 3 months earlier. 8vo. (7.7 x 5.2 inches). Illustrated with 16 full page mono plates, one from a drawing of the discovery by Dr Edward A. Wilson, the rest from photographs. Illustrated map endpapers in the front. A very good copy in an early leather binding by Morrell of London.… Read more about this item
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EGYPT AND THE SUDAN.
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EGYPT AND THE SUDAN.

by COOK'S TRAVELLERS HANDBOOKS. ; ELSTON. ROY

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Simpkin Marshall, ltd. London. 1929. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Illustrated with 27 maps and plans, one with small amount of sellotape repair to edge. Publishers red cloth, lettered in gilt. A very good copy in the original rare red paper dustwrapper, printed in black. Creasing and rubbing to edges. Some chipping with loss to top of spine and small piece of… Read more about this item
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An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China. Including Cursory Observations made, and Information obtained, in travelling through that Ancient Empire, and a small part of Chinese Tartary.
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An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China. Including Cursory Observations made, and Information obtained, in travelling through that Ancient Empire, and a small part of Chinese Tartary.

by STAUNTON. Sir GEORGE

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Printed by W. Bulmer & Co. for G. Nicol. London. 1797. FIRST EDITION. Three volumes. Complete. - Two quarto text volumes (12 x 9.4 inches), and a folio atlas of plates (16.6 x 12.3 inches). ---- Both text volumes in contemporary full brown calf boards with decorative gilt borders. Re-spined in recent brown calf with raised bands, the compartments ruled… Read more about this item
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MILLER'S NEW MINIATURE ATLAS. Containing a complete set of County Maps, in which are Carefully Delineated All the Principal Direct & Cross Roads, Cities, Towns, Villages, Parks, Seats, Rivers & Navigable Canals. With a general map of England & Wales
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MILLER'S NEW MINIATURE ATLAS. Containing a complete set of County Maps, in which are Carefully Delineated All the Principal Direct & Cross Roads, Cities, Towns, Villages, Parks, Seats, Rivers & Navigable Canals. With a general map of England & Wales

by MILLER. R

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R. Miller. Old Fish Street, St. Pauls. London. - No date 1810. FIRST EDITION. 18mo. (5.5 x 3.7 inches). Complete with 56 fine hand coloured maps. Decorative lettered title page, index, 12pp Publisher's catalogue at the rear. Neat previous owner's name, dated 1833, on the title page, otherwise a clean copy throughout. Contemporary half dark green sheep with marbled paper… Read more about this item
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THE TWELVE DECISIVE BATTLES OF THE WAR. A history of the eastern and Western campaigns, in relation to the actions that decided their issue
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THE TWELVE DECISIVE BATTLES OF THE WAR. A history of the eastern and Western campaigns, in relation to the actions that decided their issue

by SWINTON. WILLIAM

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Dick & Fitzgerald. New York. 1867. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9.4 x 6.2 inches). Illustrated with 7 full page portraits, each with a tissue paper guard and 7 full page plans of battles. In the publishers original dark green cloth binding with gilt ruling and lettering to the spine. Boards with double blind ruled borders. Brown coated endpapers. Inner hinges cracked… Read more about this item
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THE HISTORY OF MODERN EUROPE. With an account of the decline of the Roman Empire, and a view of the progress of society. From the rise of the modern Kingdoms to the peace of Paris, in 1763. In a series of letters from a nobleman to his Son. A New edition, enlarged and greatly improved
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G. G. J and J. Robinson......London. 1786. New edition. 5 volumes. 8vo. (8.3 x 5.6 inches). Previous owners name written neatly on title pages. A very good set in contemporary full tree calf bindings. Spines ruled in gilt. Red title and circular number labels, gilt. The hinges are cracked and rubbed but all still holding. Top and bottom of spines… Read more about this item
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THE PRESENT STATE OF GERMANY. In two volumes. Giving an account of the Emperor and electors... The Prince of Orange... The superior nobility of the Empire.... The natural History....... The civil and political state of the Empire........ The moral state of the Empire........ The whole brought down to the present year 1738, and interspersed with political remarks, &c
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Printed for C. Rivington. London. 1738. FIRST EDITION. Two volumes. 8vo. (7.9 x 5.3 inches). Fold out map by Moll opposite title page of volume 2. Frontis engraving showing the Parliament of the German Empire in volume 1. Some light foxing to the edges of some pages but generally a very good clean set bound in recent half tan calf.… Read more about this item
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TRAVELLING SKETCHES. Reprinted from the Pall Mall Gazette
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TRAVELLING SKETCHES. Reprinted from the Pall Mall Gazette

by TROLLOPE. ANTHONY

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Chapman and Hall. London. 1866. FIRST EDITION in bookform. 8vo. (7.7 x 5.2 inches). Bright clean, unread copy. Gatherings unopened. Bound without the publishers adverts found in some copies. A very good copy in the publishers red cloth, front board lettered in gilt. Two gilt ruled lines to spine. Some light fading and spotting to cloth but overall in very… Read more about this item
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WILDERNESS OMAN.
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WILDERNESS OMAN.

by MACGREGOR. MALCOLM

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Ptarmigan Publishing Ltd, Devizes, Wiltshire 2002. FIRST EDITION. 4to. (11.4 x 10.2 inches). Illustrated with 115 beautiful colour photos and a couple of maps of the region. English text. Delux edition in Publishers full dark green morocco leather with gilt lettering to the spine and the front board decorated with the Oman coat of arms, below a royal crown, all… Read more about this item
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HISTORICAL VIEW OF THE PROGRESS OF DISCOVERY ON THE MORE NORTHERN COASTS OF AMERICA. From the earliest period to the present time. With descriptive sketches of the natural history of the north American regions. By James Wilson
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HISTORICAL VIEW OF THE PROGRESS OF DISCOVERY ON THE MORE NORTHERN COASTS OF AMERICA. From the earliest period to the present time. With descriptive sketches of the natural history of the north American regions. By James Wilson

by TYTLER. PATRICK FRASER

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Oliver & Boyd. Edinburgh. 1833. SECOND EDITION. 8vo. (6.9 x 4.5 inches). Folding map and nine engravings by Jackson. A clean copy in original publishers brown cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. Yellow coated endpapers. Inner hinges cracking. Some gatherings still unopened. Spine a bit rubbed and with some chipping to the cloth at the top and bottom of… Read more about this item
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MOUNT WASHINGTON. A guide and short history. Foreword by Sherman Adams.
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MOUNT WASHINGTON. A guide and short history. Foreword by Sherman Adams.

by RANDALL. PETER

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University Press of New England. Hanover, New Hampshire. 1974. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8 x 5.3 inches). Illustrated with 25 mono photos and plans, plus 2 large foldout panoramas of the views from the summit, plus a extra, colour printed large folding map, published by the Appalachian Mountain Club, complete with New Hampshire State Police accident report form printed… Read more about this item
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SOUVENIRS DE LONDRES.
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SOUVENIRS DE LONDRES.

by LAMI. EUGENE

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1826
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Lami Denozan. Paris. 1826. FIRST EDITION. Oblong 4to. (13.8 x 9.8 inches). Illustrated with 12 fine hand coloured lithographs, engraved by de Villain. A complete copy with the 12 plates and printed brown paper front wrapper and plain rear one mounted onto tabs and bound in a late 20th century half dark red cloth binding with gilt lettering to the… Read more about this item
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LETTERS WRITTEN DURING A SHORT RESIDENCE IN SWEDEN, NORWAY, AND DENMARK.
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LETTERS WRITTEN DURING A SHORT RESIDENCE IN SWEDEN, NORWAY, AND DENMARK.

by WOLLSTONECRAFT. MARY

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J. Johnson. London. 1796. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.6 x 5.4 inches). [4], 262, [4], [2] pp. Complete as issued, with the listing of Wollstonecraft's book in the back (her first bibliography). A little spotting to some pages but generally a very good copy in contemporary full brown calf, re-backed with the original calf spine, ruled in gilt, laid… Read more about this item
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