Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Earth, My Friend by  Peter Townsend - from Quagga Books (SKU: 302445)

Earth, My Friend

Click for full-size.

Earth, My Friend

by Townsend, Peter

  • Used
See description
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Cape Town, South Africa
Item Price
Or just $54.53 with a
Bibliophiles Club Membership
$31.44 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 10 to 30 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

Hodder and Stoughton. Group Captain Peter Townsend's personal story of his 57000 mile road journey round the world, alone. Illustrated with 64 pages of b&w photographs and maps from the author's own collection. Coloured frontispiece of the author. 7 maps with a general map of the journey as endpapers. Heavy foxing to the first 20 pages with some light scattered foxing on a few pages. Foxing to all edges. 351 Pages. Binding firm. 2nd Impression. Condition: Good-. Dust jacket: Good-. Some edge-wear, especially to spine edges. Toning to the edges with a discolouration mark on the rear cover and verso. Light foxing. Toning.


Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win !

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating <strong>the book as a work</strong>, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!


Quagga Books ZA (ZA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Earth, My Friend
Townsend, Peter
Book condition
Hodder and Stoughton
Bookseller catalogs
Biographies; Travel & Exploration;

Terms of Sale

Quagga Books

If an item is misdescribed we will offer a full refund. Tracking is only offered on the expedited postage option. Please note we offer the standard postage option without any tracking as an option for lower priced items as courier from South Africa is costly. Thus standard postage items in transit are at the purchaser's risk. Postage based on standard average sizes, if an item is particularly small, we will reduce the postage. If an item is larger than standard size, postage may increase.

About the Seller

Quagga Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since 2018
Cape Town
Ask Seller a Question

About Quagga Books

We have been in business for over 25 years. Situated in Kalk Bay, Cape Town at the Southern tip of Africa, we deal in all types of collectable books. Over the years we have been featured in Time Magazine, The New York Times, Louis Vuitton Travel Guide, The Guardian and numerous others.


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.

This Book’s Categories