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Jasper National Park and the Triangle Tour

by Canadian National Railways

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Published
1923
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Good + overall
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$125.00

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Canada: Canadian National Railways, 1923. Staplebound. Good + overall. 4to, 32pp, with color folding map at back measuring 8 x 8 1/2", dated 1923. The full color cover has an attractive design of archetypical Canadians marching across the top, with silver gilt title. Color illustrated paper wrapper slt dusty & marked, clean internally with printed photos, text and… Read more
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Illustrated Guide to Penang

by [Pinang, Pulau]

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Published
1924
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First printing
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$250.00

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Penang: Passengers' Criterion Press, Ltd., 1924. First printing. Pamphlet. Fine condition. A scarce travel guide that was issued by the Passengers Information Bureau. Besides the fine condition of the locally printed guide, there are many wonderful advertisements for local Penang industries including one for a vendor of Korean Ginseng, rubber chests, and Lam Tong Company Importers of -… Read more
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$250.00
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1899. First American edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. The author Henry Savage Landor [1867 - 1924] was an explorer and artist. In 1896 he undertook a scientific expedition to Tibet, where he was captured and tortured. 2 vols. xvi, 307pp; xii, 250pp. Portrait. frontispiece, 8 color plates, 53 B&W plates, folding map. Bound… Read more
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$200.00
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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1900. Hardcover. Good + overall. A small pictorial guide of the Scottish Highlands. 16mo, 40pp text, 23 images, blue cloth covers with gilt title and color image laid down on front cover. Front hinge split though attached. Covers dusty, internally clean, images beautiful.
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$45.00
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A-O-A Hong Kong Guidebook. Official Guidebook of the Hongkong Hotels Association

by Hoffman, W.K.

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Published
1966
Condition
Very good overall
Edition
10/66
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$45.00

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Hong Kong, 1966. 10/66. Very good overall. Compliments of the Empress Hotel. The 1966 edition of this guidebook, filled with information for the traveller, including hotel details, places to visit, common phrases, exchange rates, maps, and many shops. 4.5 x 8", 200pp, orange flexible boards with gilt title. Most text in b&w, but many color pages… Read more
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Borobudur

by Frederic, Louis (text); Jean-Louis Nou (photographer)

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Published
1996
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
First American edition
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$150.00

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New York: Abbeville Press, Inc., 1996. First American edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. Magnificent photography by Jean-Louis Nou of this important Buddhist holy site in Java, in this encyclopedic work which examines Borodudur's historical background, architecture and symbolism. Large folio, 347pp printed on thick artist paper. This volume is bound in white cloth and has clean and crisp… Read more
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$150.00
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Colorado, Some Pictures and a Few Facts

by Edson, Carroll E.

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Published
1898
Condition
Very good condition
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$125.00

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Denver: Carson Harper Co., 1898. Paperback. Very good condition. Gathered for the 51st Meeting of the American Medical Association June 7th to 10th, 1898 by the Committee of Arrangements in Denver. 9 x 6", blue card covers with blue raised text on front, 111pp, many b&w illustrations, tipped in color tissue map of the City of Denver.… Read more
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Picturesque and Scenic Beauties of The Columbia River and the Metropolis of the Pacific Northwest

by [Oregon; Washington State; Pacific Northwest]

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Published
1900
Condition
Very good condition
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$45.00

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Grand Rapids, MI: W.G. MacFarlane, 1900. Wraps. Very good condition. Souvenir photographic booklet of Portland, Mt. St. Helens, and many surrounding sights such as Willamette Falls, Gen. Grant, Columbia River, Oneonta Gorge, Mount Adams, Mount Hood, Multnomah Falls, Bridleveil Falls, Celilo Falls. Blue soft card covers, gilt title with oval mage of Mt. Hood and Lost Lake… Read more
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P&O Line Voyage Mock up artwork

by [Steamship art]

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Published
1932
Condition
Very good condition
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$125.00

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London, 1932. Very good condition. An original advertising mock up for a P&O Line Tour from London to Australia and return. 9 x 6 1/8" laid on board (10 3/4 x 8") with water color highlights on the illustration of the ship.
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Colourful New Zealand / A Selection of Fine Scenic Views

by [New Zealand; Travel Guide]

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Published
1959
Condition
Very good condition
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$30.00

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Beckett Sterling Ltd., 1959. Very good condition. Promotional booklet with the cover title, colored wraps; 36pp; illustrated with photos, several in color; map. Inside cover bears a 1959 Christmas presentation written in ink. Features a wide variety of images, from outdoor landscapes to city scenes.
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Full sheet of 15 poster stamps promoting the New South Wales Railways

by [New South Wales]

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Published
1930
Condition
Fine
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$75.00

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1930. Ephemera. Fine. The sheet contains three sets of 5 stamps, all in color. Although the individual poster stamps frequently show up on the market, intact full sheets are hard to find. The five themes used to promote the New South Wales Railways ("All Ways and Always the Best Service") are The Irresistible Magnet; Beautiful Views… Read more
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Oceanic Steamship Company - San Francisco, Hawaii, New Zealand, New South Wales

by [Steamship]

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Published
1887
Condition
Otherwise fine
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$195.00

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San Francisco: John D. Spreckels & Bros., 1887. Otherwise fine. Oceanic Steamship Company time table and promotional for excursions to the Sandwich Islands and Direct Mail Service between San Francisco, Honolulu, Auckland and Sydney in 1887. Single fold, 4 panel piece issued by the company's office in San Francisco, John D. Spreckels & Bros, general agents. … Read more
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Along the Line of the Mobile, Jackson and Kansas City Railroad. The Land of Opportunity, Homes for Thousands

by Holt, David

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Published
1906
Condition
Very good overall
Edition
First printing
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$400.00

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Mobile, Alabama: Commercial Printing Co.,, 1906. First printing. Pamphlet. Very good overall. Rare emigrant / travelers' guide to Alabama and Mississippi, complete with a large color fold out map inside the rear cover. From the title page- "Copies available for free from L.L. Lawrence, manager of the Industrial and Immigration Dept. of the Mobile, Jackson and Kansas… Read more
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$400.00
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Hong Kong, Canton, Macao

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Published
1910
Condition
Otherwise very good condition
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$145.00

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American Express Co., 1910. Pamphlet. Otherwise very good condition. Travel brochure for the American Express Travel Department publishing places to see in each city, suggested excursions and prices. plus laid down price change. 4.25 x 9.5", 12 panels, with color lithographed street view on cover. Edges slt rubbed, one mark at bottom front panel, one price change laid… Read more
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Antarctica or Two Years Amongst the Ice of the South Pole

by Nordenskjold, O.; J. Gunnar Andersson

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Published
1905
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
First edition
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$1,100.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1905. First edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. The account of the Swedish Polar expedition of 1901-4 which wintered at Snow Hill Island on the east side of Antarctic Peninsula. The ship "Antarctica", operating independently, was crushed in the ice and the crew wintered at Paulet Island. With a fine inscription from a fascinated reader… Read more
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Photograph album of ephemera from the Japan-British Exhibition of 1910 & an English family's visit to Japan

by [Photography; Japan]

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Published
1910
Condition
Very good overall
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1910. Hardcover. Very good overall. A photograph album commemorating the Japan-British Exhibition of 1910, along with the family's photographs of a trip to Japan. The exhibition took place at White City, London in Great Britain from 14 May 1910 to 29 October 1910. It was the largest international exposition that the Empire of Japan had ever participated in… Read more
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London: Hamilton, Adams and Co., 1877. Tenth Thousand. Hardcover. Very good condition. This rare travel guide contains a rare and impressive fold-out panorama of Brisbane, a long colored chromolithographic (measuring 24 1/2" x 7" plus margins) entitled "Brisbane in 1872" created by Maclure & Macdonald. Some wonderful details on Yosemite, Salt Lake City, Union Pacific Railroad, and… Read more
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Springtime in Western Australia. Travel Poster

by [Western Australia; Poster]

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Published
1960
Condition
Very good condition
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$750.00

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1960. Very good condition. Lovely large color lithograph travel poster depicting two children climbing a hillside in Western Australia. A young boy with walking stick helps a young girl in blue dress climbing a hillside strewn with exotic plants and flowers. The word "Springtime" in a 1960s influenced type font, with the dot on each letter… Read more
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Lake Ngami; or, Explorations and Discoveries during Four Years' Wandering in the Wilds of South Western Africa

by Andersson, Charles John

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Published
1857
Condition
Good + overall
Edition
Second revised US edition
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$60.00

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New York: Dix, Edwards & Co., 1857. Second revised US edition. Hardcover. Good + overall. Lake Ngami was discovered in 1849 by David Livingstone, only a short time before Andersson [1827 - 1867] visited. 8vo, xviii, 433 pp, w/ 4 pp ads and 1 pink tipped in advertisement, original green embossed cloth covers, gold title on spine, 55… Read more
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Burlington Route, United States Map

by Rand McNally & Co

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Published
1909
Condition
Otherwise very good condition
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$145.00

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Chicago: Rand McNally & Co., 1909. Maps. Otherwise very good condition. Fold out map of the Burlington railway route extending from Chicago westward. "For Pacific coast trips the Burlington offers better service over a greater selection of routes than any other line". Red printed circle and 'pointing hand' to indicate Seattle location of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition of… Read more
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