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TWELVE SKETCHES OF HONG KONG & VICINITY

by Gandy, H. G

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Nd [ c 1920s ]
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Very good+
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No place given: No pub. given, Nd [ c 1920s ]. Softcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. No place given: No pub. given, Nd [ c 1920s ]. Illustrated with 12 color plates tipped onto heavy stock. [ 12 ] pp. Softcover. Large 8vo. Light gray stiff wrappers, punch-bound with braided cord. Spine… Read more
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INFINITE ECUADOR INFINITO

by Crespo, Sebastian, Karla Gachet, Ivan Kashinsky, David Marin, and Jorge Vinueza

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Published
2006
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Very good+
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9789978300572
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Quito, Ecuador: Trama, 2006. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. Quito, Ecuador: Trama, 2006. Numerous full color photographs. 131 pp. Text in Spanish. Hardcover. Small 4to. Black paper covered boards. Faint scratch across front board. Free front endpage partially separated from spine. Pages clean and bright. Light soiling near corner of dust jacket.… Read more
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THE PINE BARRENS

by John McPhee

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Published
[1968]
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Very good+
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First edition
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NEW YORK: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, [1968]. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. NEW YORK: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, [1968]. First edition. 156 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Dark green cloth. Small discolored patch along the top block near the spine. Some light creasing along the top edge of the front cover as… Read more
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PIECES OF THE FRAME

by John McPhee

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[1975]
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Very good+
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First edition
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New York: Farrar, Strauss And Giroux, [1975]. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. New York: Farrar, Strauss And Giroux, [1975]. First edition. 308 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth. Some staining/foxing present along the green-colored top block. Very good+/Very good+.
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New York: American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1932. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. New York: American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1932. 128 plates (many folding), 12 text illustrations and 3 folding maps at back. 678 pp. Hardcover. Thick quarto. Orange cloth. A nice copy in slightly spine-faded dustjacket. … Read more
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DONKEY INSIDE

by Bemelmans, Ludwig

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Published
141
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Very good-
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First edition
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$150.00

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New York: Viking Press, 141. First edition. Hardcover. Very good-/No dust jacket. New York: Viking Press, 141. First edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. Full color illustrations by the author. 224 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Tan pictorial cloth. Illustrated endpapers. Head, heel and corners bumped; spine toned; boards… Read more
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SEA AND THE JUNGLE

by Tomlinson, H. M

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Published
1912
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Very good+
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First edition
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London: Duckworth, 1912. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. London: Duckworth, 1912. First edition. B/w frontispiece. 354, 19 [1] pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Dark green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine, gilt decoration to front board. Head and corners bumped; top edge gilt.; interior lightly toned. Still, a clean copy.… Read more
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FIRST FOOTSTEPS IN EAST AFRICA; OR, AN EXPLORATION OF HARAR

by Burton, Richard F

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Published
1856
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Very good
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. First edition, second issue (without suppressed appendix iv, a
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London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1856. . First edition, second issue (without suppressed appendix iv, as usual). Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1856. . First edition, second issue (without suppressed appendix iv, as usual). Illustrated with 2 maps and 4 hand-colored lithographs, as well as 7 in-text illustrations. … Read more
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LETTERS FROM THE BATTLE-FIELDS OF PARAGUAY

by Burton, Richard F

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Published
1870
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Very good
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First edition
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London: Tinsley Brothers, 1870. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. London: Tinsley Brothers, 1870. First edition. Wood-engraved frontispiece by R. Knight; extra title with wood-engraved vignette; folding lithograph map of Paraguay. xix, [1], 491 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue blind-stamped cloth. Rebacked with original spine laid-down; light foxing to frontis and… Read more
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SELECTED PAPERS ON ANTHROPOLOGY, TRAVEL & EXPLORATION NOW EDITED WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND OCCASIONAL NOTES BY N. M. PENZER

by Burton, Richard F

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Published
1924
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Near fine
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First edition
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London: A. M. Philpot Ltd, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine/No dust jacket. London: A. M. Philpot Ltd, 1924. First edition. 240 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth. No noticeable flaws, a lovely copy. Near fine/No dust jacket.
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WANDERINGS IN WEST AFRICA FROM LIVERPOOL TO FERNANDO PO

by Burton, Richard F

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Published
1863
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Very good
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First edition
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London: Tinsley Brothers, 1863. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. London: Tinsley Brothers, 1863. 2 vols. First edition. Folding map in vol. 1 and frontis illustration in vol. 2. viii, [2], 303; [vi], 295 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Tawny 3/4 polished morocco over cloth, by Baynton. Light stain and… Read more
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ABEOKUTA AND THE CAMAROONS MOUNTAINS. AN EXPLORATION 2 VOLS

by Burton, Richard F

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Published
1863
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Very good+
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First edition
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London: Tinsley Brothers, 1863. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. London: Tinsley Brothers, 1863. 2 vols. First edition. Illustrated with a mounted photograph of a portrait of Burton as frontispiece, four wood engraved plates, and a large folding map. xvi, 333 + [2] ads; v, 306, [2] ads pp. Hardcover. 8vo.… Read more
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London: Tinsley Brothers, 1864. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. London: Tinsley Brothers, 1864. First edition. With the oft missing 3 maps . 195 + 4 pages of ads at end pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Tawny 3/4 polished morocco over cloth, bound by Baynton. Ghostly remnant of name and date at… Read more
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TAUNUS, THE; OR DOINGS AND UNDOINGS

by Incledon, Charles V

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Published
1837
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Very good+
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Mentz: Kirchheim, Schott& Thielmann, 1837. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. Being a Tour in search of the picturesque, romantic, fabulous and true.... Mentz: Kirchheim, Schott& Thielmann, 1837. Engraved frontispiece of the Castle of Reichenberg. (xvi); 636 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Burgundy 3/4 recent morocco over marbled paper boards. Spine tooled… Read more
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RALPH FITCH: ENGLANDÕS PIONEER TO INDIA AND BURMA - HIS COMPANIONS AND CONTEMPORARIES

by Ryley, J. Horton

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Published
1899
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Very good
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First British edition
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$145.00

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London: t. Fisher Unwin, 1899. First British edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. London: t. Fisher Unwin, 1899. First British edition. Illustrated with b/w plates. xi, 264, [ 12 catalogue ] pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth. Spine and strips along top of boards faded; light wear and soiling to covers; frontis… Read more
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AN INLAND VOYAGE

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
1883
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Very good
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First American edition
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$400.00

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Boston, MA: Roberts Brothers, 1883. First American edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Boston, MA: Roberts Brothers, 1883. First American edition. Frontispiece by Walter Crane. 261, [10, undated ads ] pp. Hardcover. 12mo. Brown cloth, stamped in black and gilt. Front gutter shows professional repair; small ownerÕs stamp on half-title, else… Read more
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BULLION FOR GOODS

by Prakash, Om

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Published
2004
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Very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9788173045387
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$48.00

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New Delhi: Manohar, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. European and Indian Merchants in the Indian Ocean Trade 1500-1800. New Delhi: Manohar, 2004. First edition. 426 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Black paper covered boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Head rather bumped. Still, a nice copy in lightly edgeworn dustjacket. … Read more
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HEMINGWAY IN CUBA

by Cortanze, Gerard de

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Published
1997
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Very good+
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9782842773267
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Saint-Amand-Montron: Editions du Chene, 1997. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. Saint-Amand-Montron: Editions du Chene, 1997. Copious full color and b/w illustrations and photographs. Photography by Jean-Bernard Naudin. 168 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Blue paper covered boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Hemingway House sticker on front cover, seal/stamp by same at bottom of… Read more
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TRAVELS AND EXPERIENCES IN CANADA, THE RED RIVER TERRITORY, AND THE UNITED STATES

by OÕLeary, Peter

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Published
nd [c. 1877]
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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$120.00

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London, UK: John B. Day, Printer and Publisher, nd [c. 1877]. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. London, UK: John B. Day, Printer and Publisher, nd [c. 1877]. First edition. (viii), 226, [4, ads], [2, blank] pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Original green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and blind stamp to… Read more
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MY RECOLLECTIONS OF ONTARIO

by Clay, John

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Published
1918
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Very good
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One of an edition limited to 1000 copies privately printed for c
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Chicago: self-published, 1918. One of an edition limited to 1000 copies privately printed for circulation among the friends of the author. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Chicago: self-published, 1918. One of an edition limited to 1000 copies privately printed for circulation among the friends of the author. Numerous full color illustrations and b/w photographs. 60… Read more
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