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Perfume From Provence
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Perfume From Provence

By The Honourable Lady Fortescue

London: William Blackwood and Sons. Good+ with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, corners lightly bumped, light . foxing to top edge of reading block previous owner details to front . endpaper. ; Green cloth boards with back lettering to spine.. 1945. Reprint. Hardcover. Seventeenth Printing; Drawings; 276 pages; A fascinating picture of the people of Provence, first published in 1935. .

$6.69

Amazon Watershed The New Environmental Investigation
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Amazon Watershed The New Environmental Investigation

By Monbiot, George

London: Abacus. Very Good; Light cover creases and shelf wear. ; Nice tight copy, no names . or marks inside. Updated from original hardback edition.. 1992. First Edition Thus. Paperback. First Printing; Photographs and Maps; 384 pages; An investigation into the destruction of the Amazon rain forest and those that are responcible for the ecological and environmental damage. ; 0349101620 .

$6.69

Around the World - On Expenses I Came, I Saw, I Lost My Luggage
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Around the World - On Expenses I Came, I Saw, I Lost My Luggage

By Biddlecombe, Peter

London: Abacus. Very Good; Slight foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice . tight flat copy, no names inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by Russell . Cobb. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 2002. Reprint. Paperback. Fourth Printing; 384 pages; Still convinced that the only true modern traveller is the business traveller, Peter Biddlecombe takes us on another irreverent global tour. ; 0349106843 .

$6.69

Faster, They're Gaining
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Faster, They're Gaining

By Biddlecombe, Peter

London: Abacus. Very Good; Some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block, corner . creases to top forecrner of rear cover and last few leaves. ; Nice tight . flat copy, no names inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by Russell Cobb. . Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 2002. Reprint. Paperback. Second Printing; 480 pages; The sixth of the author's travel books from the front line of international expense account culture. ; 034911062X .

$8.10

I Came, I Saw, I Lost My Luggage Et Tu, Royal Swazi Airlines?
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I Came, I Saw, I Lost My Luggage Et Tu, Royal Swazi Airlines?

By Biddlecombe, Peter

London: Abacus. Very Good; Minor edge wear, slight foxing to endpapers and edges of . reading block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside, appears unread. . Cover artwork by Russell Cobb. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 2001. Reprint. Paperback. Fifth Printing; 432 pages; A world tour of twenty cities testing the theory that a nation's culture is contained within its bars and restaurants.; 0349108129 .

$6.69

The Happy Isles of Oceania  Paddling the Pacific
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The Happy Isles of Oceania Paddling the Pacific

By Theroux, Paul

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Light cover creases, small scratch to front cover. ; Nice . tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Heavy book and . priced accordingly.. 1993. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Fifth Printing; 752 pages; Account of a trip to various small island groups in the Pacific and the joy of paddling to seldom visited shores in a kayak. ; 0140159762 .

$7.54

The Road to Little Dribbling  More Notes From a Small Island
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The Road to Little Dribbling More Notes From a Small Island

By Bryson, Bill

London: Black Swan. Very Good+; Minor reading and cover creases, slight ripple to first few . leaves. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover artwork by Neil . Gower.. 2016. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; 480 pages; Twenty years on from his famous journey across Britain, as recounted in Notes From a Small Island, Bryson makes another trip down the Bryson Line from Bognor Regis to Cape Wrath. Once again discovering the wonderfully beautiful and the mildly eccentric qualities of the island he now calls home. ; 9780552779838 .

$6.14

Through East Anglia
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Through East Anglia

By Home, Gordon

London: J M Dent & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, corners lightly bumped, fly . shadows to endpapers, lightfoxing to edges of readng block. ; Khaki cloth . boards with red lettering to spine and motif to front, map to front . endpapers. Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 192 pages; A guided tour through Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk as they were in the early 1920's. .

$6.69

World's Apart Travels in War and Peace
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World's Apart Travels in War and Peace

By Young, Gavin

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good; Light cover creases, light shelf wear, slight foxing to edges . of reading block, gift message to front endpaper; Nice tight copy. Wrap . around cover artwork by Michael Forman. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1988. First Edition Thus. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Maps; 394 pages; Expanded from the original hardback edition with three addition pieces. Collection of articles most of which originally appeared in the Observer newspaper. ; 0140105182 .

$7.26

Saxon  &  Viking  Britain
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Saxon & Viking Britain

By Graham-Campbell, James

Heron Books. Very Good; Some cover creases, some rusting to staples. ; Stapled wraps, . no names inside.. 1982. First Edition. Paperback. First Printing; Maps, Photographs and Drawings; 40 pages; Maps of the British Isles showing historic sites with text describing the history of the Saxon and Viking invasions and subsequent settlement. .

$3.63

Trans-Pennine Heritage  Hills, People and Transport
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Trans-Pennine Heritage Hills, People and Transport

By Parry, Keith

Newton Abbot: David & Charles. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Light shelf wear to unclipped DJ, . light foxing to edges of reading block. ; Green cloth boards with gilt . lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo of . Hebble End, Calderdale courtesy of South Pennine TIS.. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 200 pages; A very interesting history of the region and the transport networks over, under, and through, the backbone of England. ; 0715380192 .

$17.59

Seven Years in Tibet
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Seven Years in Tibet

By Harrer, Heinrich

London: Pan Books. Good+; Some reading and cover creases, some edge and shelf wear, ink name . to inside front cover, paper toned with heavy foxing to inside covers. ; . Great Pan GP40. Good reading copy only.. 1956. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 272 pages; One of the great travel books of all time. Escaping at his third attempt from internment by the British in India during World War II, Harrer, a well known Austrian mountaineer and skiing champion, crosses the Himalayas into the unknown world of Tibet and becomes the Dalai Lama's friend and tutor. .

$4.46

Kiwi Vagabond
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Kiwi Vagabond

By Allison, E.S

London: Robert Hale Ltd. Fair; Ex library copy with usual stamps and marks inside, missing front . endpaper, corners lightly bumped, large marker pen initials to inside . covers, some foxing. ; Library binding with DJ bound in. Good reading copy.. 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-Library . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 192 pages; Sequel to Kiwi at Large, but this time an account of his journey back to New Zealand from Britain. The story of a search across the world, and a pilgrimage to many places that had intrigued the author for years: Corfu, Ithica, Athens, Crete, Gallipolli, Istanbul, Troy, Ephessus, Aleppo, Beirut, Nimrud, Persepolis, Kabul, Benares, Rangoon, Bangkok..., mostly journeyng by foot overland. ; 0709106025 .

$14.51

The Provinces of France
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The Provinces of France

By Ogrizek, Dore

London: McGraw-Hill Book Company. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket; Some shelf wear and tear to . unclipped DJ with minor loss to top of spine, bottom fore corner and rear, . and light foxing to reverse. Slight grime to DJ, corners lightly bumped . and rubbed. ; Green cloth boards with black lettering and cockerel motif . to spine, full colour heraldic endpapers by Pierre Belves, designs for . chapter headings by Pierre Noel, and maps of the Provinces by Jacques . Liozu. Very heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; The World in Colour; Colour Illustrations; 512 pages; Collection of detailled essays about France, province by province beautifully illustrated throughout. Preface by Georges Duhamel of the Academie Francaise. .

$72.59

Night Times and Light Times A Journey through Lapland
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Night Times and Light Times A Journey through Lapland

By Jones, David Hay

London: Hamish Hamilton Ltd. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ. ; . Petrol blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no . names or marks inside, appears unread. DJ design by Pat Doyle with . photographs by author.. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; Photographs; 224 pages; Personal account of a journey through Europe's last wilderness. A life changing experience for the author, as having completed his journey, Jones decided to move to the area permanently. ; 0241122430 .

$18.15

A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
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A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush

By Newby, Eric

London: Picador. Good; Some reading and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear with small . split to base of spine, somewhat thumbed, tiny closed tear to rear . endpaper. ; Good reading copy, no names inside. Cover photo by John Hatt.. 1981. Reprint. Paperback. Twenty-Third Printing; B&W Photographs; 256 pages; Preface by Aubron Waugh. Account of a classic journey undertaken in the mid 1950s from Mayfair in London to the wild mountains of the Hindu Kush, north-east of Kabul. ; 0330266233 .

$4.46

A Reed Shaken By The Wind
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A Reed Shaken By The Wind

By Maxwell, Gavin

London: Landsborough Publications Limited. Good+; Light reading and cover creases, some toning to inside covers and . edges of reading block. ; First UK paperback edition. Four Square Books . 178. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Edward Mortelmans.. 1959. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 192 pages; An account of travels among the Marsh Arabs of Southern Iraq during 1957. A way of life that virtually disappeared due to the draining of the marshs under the regime of Saddam Hussein after the First Gulf War, but one that is now slowly returning following his overthrow. .

$5.86

Handles Of Chance A Journey from the Solomon Islands to Istanbul
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Handles Of Chance A Journey from the Solomon Islands to Istanbul

By Wollaston, Nicholas

London: Jonathan Cape. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Light shelf wear and tear to price . clipped DJ with some light foxing. Some foxing to inside covers, endpapers . and edges of reading block. ; Petrol blue cloth boards with white . lettering to spine and motif to front board. Nice tight copy, no names . inside.. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; Photographs; 256 pages; An account of an incredible journey, or more accurately a wandering, from the Pacific to the Golden Horn. Having sailed to the Solomon Islands from England in an 80ft ketch the author caught a cargo boat to Australia, hitch-hiked from Sydney to Adelaide working on a sheep station on the way, thence to the Himalayas for a spot of climbing and then overland to Turkey. .

$11.73

The Songlines
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The Songlines

By Chatwin, Bruce

New York: Penguin Books. Good+; Some reading creases and edge wear, some cover discolouration, ink . name to title. ; Nice tight copy. Cover artwork by William Blake afer a . drawing by Philip Gidley King, third Governor of New South Wales.. 2001. Reprint. Paperback. Twelfth Printing; 304 pages; The author ventures into the desolate land of the Australian Outback to learn the meaning of the Aborginals' ancient "Dreaming-tracks." Along these timeless paths, amongst the fortune hunters and redneck Australians, racist policemen and mysterious Aboriginal holy men, he discovers a wondrous vision of man's place in the world. ; 0140094296 .

$7.26

The Lost World of the Kalahari
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The Lost World of the Kalahari

By Van Der Post, Laurens

London: The Companion Book Club. Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket; Light shelf wear and tear to . unclipped DJ with minor loss to base of spine, slight staining to boards, . red pencil crayon name to front endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers and . edges of reading block. ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to green . spine panel. Nice tight copy.. 1960. Reprint. Hard Cover. Book Club Edition . First Printing; Photographs and Maps; 256 pages; The wonderful story of the search to find and film the desert bushmen. .

$7.26

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