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The garden at Chatsworth (Signed)

By Deborah Vivien Freeman-Mitford Cavendish Devonshire

London: Frances Lincoln, 1999. Bound in black cloth, stamped in silver in matching dust jacket with a photo of the estate on front panel. A 192 pp. book on the Gardens, with map endsheets. Signed by the Duchess on the half title page. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$37.50

Oscar Wilde Discovers America

By LEWIS, Lloyd; Smith, Henry Justin

NY: Harcourt, Brace, 1936. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold, lacking the dust jacket. Previous owner's neat bookplate to front pastedown with owner's signature stamp below the bookplate. Tight, clean copy of this 462 pp. book on Wilde's visit to the U.S. Gilt on spine is still quite bright. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.

$42.50

Pilgrim Plymouth

By (no author)

MA: A,S, Burbank, 1890. Bound in tooled red leather, stamped in gold. A tight, clean copy of this book of 21 historic views of Plymouth on 12 pages. Back hinge starting. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo.

$20.00

Coastal Georgia

By REITER, Beth L.

GA: Golden Coast Publishing Company, 1990. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in gold in illusrated dust jacket that shows one tear to top of rear panel. Still, a most decent copy of this 120 pp. book printed on glossy stock -- many photos. . Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good +. Oblong 4to.

$22.00

Westminster

By BESANT, Walter Sir

NY: Stokes, 1895. Bound in green cloth, stamped in gold and black. Top Edge gilt. 393 pp. Lots of illustrations throughout the book. Tight, clean copy. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.

$18.00

Conrad's Congo

By CONRAD, Joseph

UK: Folio Society, 2013. Bound in green illustrated cloth - stamped in gold and black. Housed in a matching fine slipcase. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing. 217 pp. Map Endsheets. Conrad's Expedition to the Congo in 1890.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by J.H. Stape.

$85.00

The Great Railway Bazaar

By THEROUX, Paul

UK: Folio Society, 2013. Bound in black cloth over illustrated boards. With a new introduction by the author. In matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing. 352 pp. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published.

$47.50

South - The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

By SHACKLETON, Ernest

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2008. Bound in full dark blue decorated leather stamped in gold, sans DW, as published; moire end sheets; a.e.g.; silk book ribbon; Part of the publisher's "Collector's Edition - Bound in Genuine Leather" series. Laid in map, 88 illustrations and Diagrams. 380 pp. An "as new" unread copy. . Limited. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket (as published).

$295.00

The Great Railway Bazaar (w/Signature)

By THEROUX, Paul

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1975. Bound in gold cloth, stamped in red in illustrated dust jacket. The dust jacket is price clipped and shows a few minor (closed) tears. The book is well above average. A classic travel book. Author's signature on a 2" X 3" slip of paper laid in. 342 pp. Map Endsheets. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good + - Price-clipped.

$65.00

Mandeville's Travels (Two Volumes - complete)

By HAMELIUS, P.

London: Early English Text Soc. - Oxford, 1960. Bound in green boards, stamped in black. This is the two volumes, translated from the French. Volume 1 contains text, Volume 2 - Introduction and Notes. Some weare to edges and a bit of dustiness, but most acceptable. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.

$47.50

The Alpine Journal -- Volume XX - February 1900 - November 1901 - Nos. 147-154 - Bound in Two Vollumes

By YELD, George

London: Longmans, Green And Co., 1901. Both books Bound matching 1/2 moroccan leather and green boards, with decorative endsheets. 562 pp. in total. Photo Illustrated. Tight, clean, handsome copies. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket.

$145.00

Four Seasons of the Chesapeake: Spring and Summer

By HAMER, Red

Pa.: Four Seasons Book Pub, 1980. Bound in black textured boards with gold lettering to front panel & spine, and is #1144 copy of a limited edition of 5000; is signed by author to title page. Has Chesapeake Bay map decorated end-papers, with color photos throughout volume. Shows a previous owner's signature to top of 1/2 title page, bumped lower spine end with light rubbing to edges. Dustjacket shows occasional overall rubbing. 128 pgs.. Signed by Author. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++. 4to.

$12.00

With Mikko Through Finland

By BYRNE, Bess S.

NY: Robert R. McBride / Junior Literary Guild, 1932. Bound in blue and red cloth, stamped in black with matching dust jacket. Some chipping to extremes of jacket -- but overall, certainly acceptable. The first edition of this travel book by Byrne. 230 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good.

$55.00

PHILADELPHIA'S GUIDE: AFRICAN-AMERICAN STATE HISTORICAL MARKERS

By (no author)

PA: Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection, 1992. Bound in glossy stiff self wraps. 79 pp. on PA State Historical Markers throughout the state. Quality production in tight, clean condition. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$27.50

Mexico

By WILLIAMS, Jeffrey

NY: Stendrup, 1938. Bound in colorful yellow wraps with Mexican icons on the cover. A tight, clean copy of this tiny booklet on travel in Mexico. 96 pp. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

$15.00

Munich and Its Environs - Handbook For Travelers

By BAEDEKER, Karl

Hamburg: Karl Baedeker, 1956. Bound in red flexible cloth with a gold embossed front panel; includes 2 full size, color fold out maps & red cloth bound in bookmark, has light foxing to side edges and is in otherwise near-fine condition. Dustwrapper shows minor wear to panel & spine extremes. 137 pgs.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++. 6 1/2" X 4 1/2".

$13.00

Adrift On An Ice Pan

By GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1909. Bound in grey boards with blue lettering to spine & front panel, that also has an embossed mountain decoration; has black & white photo illustrations throughout. Shows scant wear to spine ends. Dustwrapper shows wear to extremes. 68 pgs.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+. 7 1/2" X 5".

$20.00

Masters of Early Travel Photography

By Fabian, Rainer; Adam, Hans Christian

U.S.A.: Book Sales, 1987. Bound in green cloth, stamped in silver. In illustrated dust jacket. A classic 352 pp. collection of early travel photos -- many reprinted here in the orignial sepiatone. Quality Production. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Folio - over 11" X 14".

$42.50

The Lehigh Valley Comet

By BROWN, H. E.

Bethlehem: Times Publishing, 1984. This is a facsimle reprint of the Volume 1, Number 1 of the Lehigh Valley Comet Train Quarterly Journal that was originally published in 1888. Quality production. Scarce. 39 pp. with ads, illustrations and schedules of the train. Tight, clean copy. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$75.00

Travellers in Britain

By TRENCH, Richard

London: Aurum Press Ltd, 1990. Bound in dark green cloth with gold lettering to spine; has map decorated end-papers, shows a 1" closed tear to lower panel at spine fold; and is in otherwise near-fine condition. Dustwrapper shows the most minor scuffs to corners & is in otherwise near-fine condition.216 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 7 1/2" X 10 1/2".

$12.00

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