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Guide to Nepal

By Elliott, Major J. H.

Calcutta: W. Newman & Co., 1969. 3rd edition. hardback with dust jacket. Very Good. octavo. 199pp., b/w plates, text ills., maps, index (to map), Tiny ownership signature o/w a nice copy in a slightly chipped dust jacket

$21.00

Mauritius: On the Spice Route 1598-1810

By Piat, Denis [prŽface by Patrick Poivre dÕArvor ]

Singapore: Editions Didier Millet, 2010. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. 255pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., maps, notes, bibliog., index, ÔThe story of Mauritius known as Isle de France to the French in the 18th century; the exotic Indian Ocean island at the heart of the fabled Spice Route.Õ Inc. rare archival documents & fascinating stories of well-known French figures of this period, like the founder of the colony Governor MahŽ de La Bourdonnais, the explorer and botanist Pierre Poivre, and the celebrated explorer Jean-Franois de LapŽrouse. Updated English-language version of the original French edition, first published in 1999

$77.00

Gipsy Doctor

By Carnegie, Wendy

London: Robert Hale, 1963. 1st edition. hardback in original cloth. Nice copy. octavo. 190pp., b/w plates, maps, Across Europe & the Middle-East through Iran to Pakistan. No dust jacket & front end paper clipped o/w a nice crisp copy in black boards

$33.60

Berber Village: The Story of the Oxford University Expedition to the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco

By Clarke, Bryan

London: Travel Book Club, 1959. 1st ed. thus. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. xv + 160pp., map, appendix, Nice copy of the Travel Book Club edition in a like unclipped dust jacket

$33.60

The First Russian Voyage Around the World: The Journal of Hermann Ludwig von Lowenstern, 1803-1806

By von Lowenstern, Hermann Ludwig

Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, 2003. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. xxx + 482pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., maps, appendix, bibliog., index, A frank & fascinating account & unseen and therefore uncensored by Tsarist officials

$36.40

Central Asia and Tibet: Towards the Holy City of Lassa. 2 Volumes

By Hedin, Sven

Melbourne: George Robertson & Co., 1903. 1st edition. hardbacks in original cloth. Nice set. large octavo. xvii + 608, xii + 508, xiv + 664pp., frontis.(2), colour & b/w plates, text ills., folding colour maps, index, ÔThis edition is issued for circulation in Australia only.Õ George Robertson & Co. on title-page & on spine. Neat ownership signature & light spotting to prelims o/w a very nice bright set in red cloth boards with minimal wear & a little dulled at spines. PHOTO available. Scarce

$420.00

Eastern Pacific Lands. Tahiti and the Marquesas Islands

By Christian, F. W.

London: Robert Scott, 1910. 1st edition. 3/4 leather. Very Good. octavo. 269pp., frontis., b/w plates, maps, appends., bibliog., index, Rather worn copy but complete. Large folding linen-backed maps in good order. Reading / reference copy only

$28.00

Agatha Christie: The Grand Tour

By Prichard, Mathew (ed.) [Agatha Christie]

London: Harper Collins, 2012. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. small quarto. 376pp., b/w plates, text ills., maps, Scarce hardcover edition

$28.00

Schweizer Volksleben. Sitten, BrŠuche, WohnstŠtten

By Brockmann-Jerosch, Dr. H. (ed.)

Erlenbach-ZŸrich: Eugen Rentsch, 1929. 1st edition. hardback in decorated cloth. Nice copy. large octavo. 119 + (c.150)pp., b/w plates, text ills., First volume: St. Gallen; Appenzell; Glarus; Graubunden; Italienische Schweiz; Thurgau; Schaffhausen; Zurich. Superb volume with over 350 photographs of Swiss people, villages & buildings. GERMAN TEXT. Neat ownership signature dated 1928 o/w very nice copy

$49.00

The Misadventures of a Tropical Medico

By Dickey, Herbert Spencer

London: Bodley Head, 1929. 1st edition. hardback in original cloth. Very Good. octavo. 304pp., frontis., b/w plates, ÔA personal narrative of a doctor in South AmericaÕ

$36.40

Isles of Spice and Palm

By Verrill, A. Hyatt

New York: D.Appleton, 1915. 1st edition. hardback in decorated cloth. Nice copy. octavo. xii + 304pp., frontis., b/w plates, text ills., maps, Bound in green decorated boards with bright gilt titles. Boards a little rubbed & frayed at foot of spine o/w a nice tight, clean copy. Uncommon

$49.00

The Kalahari and Its Lost City

By Clement, A. J.

Cape Town: Longmans, 1967. 1st eds. thus. hardback in original cloth. Nice copy. large octavo. xv + 214pp., frontis., b/w plates, text ills., maps, appends., bibliog., index, The Farini story and reports on other expeditions. Nice prize label & no dust jacket o/w a nice copy

$49.00

Canal du midi chef d'oeuvre de l'humanitŽ [Edition franais/anglais]

By Calas, Philippe

Ageliers: Christian SalŽs, 2011. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. oblong quarto. 144pp., colour plates, Superb photographic study. Includes a 65 minute DVD. Dual text FRENCH / ENGLISH. Ownership inscription o/w nice copy

$33.60

Sacred Sea: A Journey to Lake Baikal

By Thomson, Peter

New York: Oxford U. P., 2007. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. xi + 320pp., b/w plates, text ills., notes, index, Inc. speeches by Menzies, Zelman Cowan, Geoffrey Blainey, Rupert Hamer etc.

$28.00

Mogreb-El-Acksa: A Journey in Morocco

By Graham, R. B. Cunninghame

New York: Viking Press, 1930. 1st ed. thus. hardback in original cloth. Very Good. octavo. xv + 358pp., frontis., ep ills., maps, appends., Originally published in 1898. Cloth boards rather dull o/w a very good copy

$33.60

White Water: The Colorado Jet Boat Expedition

By Hamilton, Joyce

Christchurch: Caxton Press, 1963. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. 259pp., colour frontis., b/w plates, maps, appendix, Nice copy in like unclipped dust jacket

$28.00

Visions of a Nomad

By Thesiger, Wilfred

London: Collins, 1987. reprint. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. folio. 224pp., frontis., b/w pls., maps, index, Superb pictorial study with an authoritative text. Ownership inscription on front paste-down o/w nice copy in a very good dust jacket

$49.00

Joy of the Tyrol: A Human Revelation [With 111 original illustrations by the lady]

By Blake, J. M. (ed.)

London: Stanley Paul, nd. (1910). 1st edition. hardback in decorated cloth. Very Good. octavo. 278pp., illusts., Innsbruck, etc. a fine account of the country and people. Blue decorated cloth heavily spotted o/w internally excellent

$36.40

Alexander's Path. From Caria to Cilicia

By Stark, Freya

London: John Murray, 1958. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. xxiii + 283pp., b/w pls., maps, text ills., appends., bibliog., index, Nice copy of the uncommon first edition

$63.00

Baedeker's Italy - From the Alps to Naples: Handbook for Travellers

By Baedeker, Karl

Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1909. 2nd edition. original boards. Nice copy. small octavo. xxxviii + 398pp., maps & plans, index, With 25 maps & 52 plans. Small chips to rear end paper o/w a very nice copy

$49.00

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