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image of The Journey of Coronado 1540-1542, from the City of Mexico to the Grand Canyon of the Colorado and the Buffalo Plains of Texas, Kansas, and Nebraska

The Journey of Coronado 1540-1542, from the City of Mexico to the Grand Canyon of the Colorado and the Buffalo Plains of Texas, Kansas, and Nebraska

by Winship, George Winship, Translator and Editor

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Published
1904
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Trail Makers Edition
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$150.00

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New York: A. S. Barnes & Co., 1904. Near Fine, tiny rubs at corners, top dusty. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering. The Trail Makers Series, A Library of History and Exploration, edited by Prof. John Bach MacMaster. . First Trail Makers Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Journey of Alvarez Nunez Cabeza De Vaca and His Companions from Florida to the Pacific 1528-1536

by Bandelier, Ad. F.; Editor: Translated from His Own Narrative by Fanny Bandelier

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Published
1905
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Trail Makers Edition
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$125.00

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New York: A. S. Barnes & Co. , 1905. Near Fine, tiny rubs at corners, top dusty. Map frontispiece. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering. "Together with the report of Father Marcos of Nizza and a letter from the Viceroy Mendoza." The Trail Makers Series, A Library of History and Exploration, edited by Prof. John Bach MacMaster. . First… Read more
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The Journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur De La Salle. Two Volumes

by Cox, Isaac Joslin, Editor

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Published
1905
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Near Fine
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First Trail Makers Edition
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New York: A. S. Barnes & Co. , 1905. Near Fine, tiny rubs at corner, two small fade spots spine Vol. II, tops dusty. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering. The Trail Makers Series, A Library of History and Exploration, edited by Prof. John Bach MacMaster. . First Trail Makers Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over… Read more
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The Works. Fourteen Volumes ( of Fifteen )

by Taine, Hippolyte Adolphe

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Published
1874
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Uniform Edition
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New York: Henry Holt, 1874. SCARCE as a set. Fourteen volumes of the fifteen volume set - History of English Literature (3), Lectures on Art (2), On Intelligence (2), Notes on Paris, Notes on England, Ancient Regime, Modern Regime (2), A Tour Through the Pyrenees, and Italy, Florence, Venice. Lacking only Italy, Rome, Naples. In publisher's original green or blue… Read more
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Atlas Pittoresque de la France (Four Volumes in Two )

by RECLUS, Onésime

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Second Edition
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$200.00

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Paris: Société des Atlas Pittoresques ( éditions Attinger ),, 1924. Four volumes bound in two books, in publisher's original red embossed cloth, gilt lettering, marbled end papers. Each book running to 400 pp, 800 pp. per volume. Each page with 3 or 4 black and white photographs, many pages with maps. A massive undertaking, covering every section of France.… Read more
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The Idler in France. In Two Volumes

by Blessington, Marguerite ( Gardiner), Countess of

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Published
1841
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$750.00

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London: Henry Colburn, 1841. SCARCE. Early travelogue written by female author and journalist. Two volumes in full contemporary polished calf, the backs with gilt lettering on two black morocco labels, end papers and edges marbled. Very Good, boards lightly soiled, end papers foxed but interior pages clean and bright. Non-author gift inscription dated 1844 first white front end page Vol.… Read more
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A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters , in Two Volumes

by Moore, John, M. D.

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Published
1793
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Eighth Edition
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$325.00

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London: Printed for A. Strahan and T. Caddell, in the Strand, 1793. Two volumes in contemporary tree calf, the backs a bit later with gilt tooled decorations and red and black morocco labels. Very Good, old booksellers label and small bookplate front paste down, Very Good, front end page starting to separate Vol. I, light wear at corners and edges,… Read more
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The Torrington Diaries Containing the Tours Through England and Wales of the Hon. John Byng ( later Fifth Viscount Torrington ) Between the Years 1781 and 1794 . In Four Volumes

by Hon. John BYNG; Edited, with an Introduction, by C. Bruyn Andrews; and with a General Introduction by John Beresford

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Published
1934
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1934. SCARCE as complete set and in collectible condition. Four volumes in publisher's original grey cloth gilt lettering at spine and gilt tooled emblem front covers. Numerous illustrations, particularly in Vol. IV. Very Good Plus, gilt a bit dulled, light toning, mainly at end pages, no jackets. A heavy four volume set that will… Read more
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Damascus and Its People; Sketches of Modern Life in Syria

by Mrs. Mackintosh

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Published
1883
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$475.00

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London: Seeley, Jackson, and Halliday, 1883. SCARCE, and especially so in lovely condition. xii, 296 pp., with fifteen illustrations. Bound in contemporary polished calf, double gilt rules bordering covers, five raised bands with decorative gilt rules, dark brown calf label in gilt, plain beige end papers, gilt medallion front cover of the Kingston on Thames Tiffins Endowed School. Near… Read more
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image of In the Forbidden Land; An Account of a Journey Into Tibet. Capture by the Tibetan Lamas and Soldiers, Imprisonment, Torture and Ultimate Release brought about by Dr. Wilson  and the Political Peshkar Karak Sing-Pal, in Two Volumes

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New Yrk and London: Harper & Brothers, 1899. Very Good, in original decorative green cloth stamped in gilt, top edges gilt, bookplate of Lowell M. Palmer, industrialist and longtime head of Squibb Corporation, front paste down, light rubs at tips, bottom edge front board Vol. II stained, separation of page block at head of spines. Fold-out map at rear of… Read more
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Notes from a Frontier

by Ainscough, Thomas M.

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Published
1915
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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Shanghai: Kelly and Walsh, Ltd., 1915. RARE.Worldcat shows only The British Library with a holding. In original printed beige paper wrappers, illustrated with 10 black and white photographs. Good, spine and rear wrapper missing, last signature loose from binding, front wrapper with edge wear, all contents present, interior clean and unmarked, most pages uncut. iv, 90 pp. Britain… Read more
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image of A Journal During a Residence in France, from the Beginning of August, to the Middle of December, 1792. To Which is Added, an Account of the Most Remarkable Events That Happened at Paris from That Time to the Death of the Late King of France; Two Volumes

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London: Printed for G.G. And J. Robinson, 1794. Finely bound in contemporary tree calf, the backs in gilt with red and black morocco labels lettered in gilt, marbled end papers, bookplates of Thomas Carnegy of Craigo. Frontispiece map Vol. I of "General Dumourier's Campaign on the Meuse in 1792" is Fine. The two volumes Very Good Plus, toning at end… Read more
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A View of Society and Manners in Italy: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters , in Two Volumes

by Moore, John, M. D.

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Published
1795
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Sixth Edition, Corrected
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$400.00

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London: A. Strachan and T. Cadell , 1795. SCARCE Sixth Edition, Corrected, 1795. xi, 460, xi, 460 pp. Two volumes in contemporary calf, the backs with a red and a black label lettered in gilt and with gilt decorations. Period booksellers labels both paste downs of Lackington, Allen & Co,, Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square. Period prior owner… Read more
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Recollections of an Excursion to the Monasteries of Alcobaca and Batalha

by Beckford, William

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Published
1835
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Richard Bentley, 1835. SCARCE. INSCRIBED BY Alexander Hamilton, 10th Duke of Hamilton and William Beckford's son-in-law, in the year of publication at half-title page -"To Robert Browne Esq., from the Dk. of Hamilton, June 27th, 1835". Hamilton was married to Beckford's daughter Susan. William Beckford ( 1760-1844), English author and art collector, best known for his Gothic… Read more
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Aus den Tiefen des Weltmeeres - Schilderungen von der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition

by Chun, Carl

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Jena: Gustav Fischer, 1900. 549 pp. 2 maps in text, fold-out map at rear Near Fine, small edge tears at folds, 6 chromolithographs, 8 heliogravures, 32 full page plates, and 390 plates in text. Bound in quarter black cloth over paper covered boards, hand-written label at spine, period handwriting title page, small stamp "Konigl. Seminar Lobau" title page. Very… Read more
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image of AB-SA-RA-KA Land of Massacre; Being the Experience of an Officer's Wife on the Plains. With an Outline of Indian Operations and Conferences from 1865-1878, Revised, Enlarged, and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Indian Portraits, Etc.

AB-SA-RA-KA Land of Massacre; Being the Experience of an Officer's Wife on the Plains. With an Outline of Indian Operations and Conferences from 1865-1878, Revised, Enlarged, and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Indian Portraits, Etc.

by Col. Henry B. Carrington; ( Fourth Edition of Mrs. Carrington's Narrative )

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Published
1878
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$750.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co. , 1878. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front end page - "With regards of the author Henry Carrington". Very Good in original blue cloth stamped in gilt front cover with decoration of Native American war chief, gilt lettering and rules at spine, cloth rubbed at spine ends, spine a bit sunned, front hinge starting.… Read more
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A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany; Second Edition ( Three Volumes )

by Dibdin, Thomas Frognall

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Published
1829
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$700.00

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London: Robert Jennings & John Major, 1829. Printed by William Nicol, at the Shakespeare Press. Finely bound in late 19th century full polished calf, backs ornately tooled in gilt with red morocco title labels and black morocco volume labels with gilt lettering, matching marbled end pages and page edges, top edges gilt. Near Fine, light soiling to boards,… Read more
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image of Oriental and Western Siberia : A Narrative of Seven years' Explorations and Adventures in Siberia, Mongolia, the Kirghis Steppes, Chinese Tartary, and Part of Central Asia. With a Map and Numerous Illustrations

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New Yo K: Harper & Brothers, 1858. First American Edition of this important narrative of early travels in Siberia, Mongolia, and other parts of Central Asia published the same year as the First Edition of London. Very Good Minus, wear to cloth at spine ends, 3" tear to cloth top edge rear joint, 1" tear at front joint, prior owner… Read more
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image of Nineveh and Its Palaces. The Discoveries of Botta and Layard, Applied to the Elucidation of Holy Writ (Fine Binding - J. Wright )

Nineveh and Its Palaces. The Discoveries of Botta and Layard, Applied to the Elucidation of Holy Writ (Fine Binding - J. Wright )

by Bonomi, Joseph

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Published
1853
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition, Revised
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$350.00

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London: Ingram, Cooke & Co., 1853. Finely bound in signed J. Wright Binder full dark brown crushed morocco, covers bordered in two gilt fillets with gilt winged corner decorations and central tooled gilt depiction of the deity Baal, back with five raised bands and five gilt tooled depictions of intertwined asps, gilt lettering, ornate gilt inner dentelles, all edges gilt.… Read more
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London: Printed for C. & J. Rivington, 1828. Two volumes bound in contemporary full vellum, red and black leather labels, ornate gilt decorations at spines. With 8 total plates including a map frontis Vol. I, a chart, a facsimile document, a building view, and 4 plan plates. Prior owner name and "Palazzetto Borghese, 1847" front end page Vol. I. Very… Read more
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