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cover of Western Guide 1930; Travel Information for Motor Tourists

Western Guide 1930; Travel Information for Motor Tourists

by H.P. Williams and D. W. Williams

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Published
1930
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Salem, Oregon: Western Guide Publishing Co., 1930. Printed by Elliott Printing House, Salem, OR "Tourist Camps and Apartments, Resorts, Eating Places, Super Service Stations, Points of Interest, Highway Mileage Tables, Road Maps, Descriptive Stories of Each State, Motor, Game, and Fish Laws for Tourists and Non-Residents." 176 page, with maps, numerous advertisements and black and white photographs. Contains… Read more
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cover of Le Voyageur Moderne ou Extrait des Voyages les Plus Récens Dans les Quatre Parties du Monde. In Six Volumes

Le Voyageur Moderne ou Extrait des Voyages les Plus Récens Dans les Quatre Parties du Monde. In Six Volumes

by De Bon, Elisabeth (Illustrator)

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Published
1821
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Paris: Alexis Eymery, 1821. Published 1821-22. SCARCE in complete six volume set and in collectible condition. With 36 color engravings of costumes on different peoples around the world by Elisabeth De Don. 472, 479, 474, 488, 494, 484 pages. Bound in contemporary quarter red calf over marbled boards, marbled end papers, Very Good, spines sunned, calf worn at edges, scattered… Read more
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cover of Historical and Descriptive Account of Persia, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time; ...including a Description of Afghanistan and Beloochistan (with a Modern Scholar's Annotated  Index)

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New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1834. "with a Detailed View of the Resources, Government, Population, Natural History, and the Character of its Inhabitants, particularly of the Wandering Tribes...". 345 pp. with 12 p. publisher's ads, fold-out map and several engravings. Very Good, modern cloth reback with new spine label, moderate toning, the map at front Fine with light toning.… Read more
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cover of Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah. Memorial Edition. In Two Volumes

Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah. Memorial Edition. In Two Volumes

by Burton, Captain Sir Richard F.; Edited by His Wife Isabel Burton

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Published
1893
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Near Fine
Edition
Memorial Edition
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London: Tylston and Edwards, 1893. The two volume Memorial Edition, edited by Burton's wife Isabel, handsomely rebound in mid-20th century fine binding of half black morocco over dark green crushed morocco boards, gilt lettering and decorations back, tops dyed red. Near Fine, top edges a bit rubbed, initials E.P.L. bottom edges of page blocks, small stamp Edinburgh Libraries at verso… Read more
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cover of Revolt in the Desert

Revolt in the Desert

by Lawrence, T. E.

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Published
1927
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Very Good Plus
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First American Printing
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New York: George H. Doran Co., 1927. xvi, (2), 335 pages, fold-out map at rear and one fold-out illustration, 24 illustrations listed including 8 by Eric Kennington, additional unlisted illustrations in text. In original camel brown cloth, gilt lettering at spine, illustrated end papers in black and white, First Printing in America, March 1927 stated. Very Good Plus, small… Read more
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cover of Victory Over K2; Second Highest Peak in the World

Victory Over K2; Second Highest Peak in the World

by Desio, Ardito; Translated by David Moore

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Published
1956
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Near Fine
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First American Edition
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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1956. Near Fine, faint crease at bottom edge of spine, in a Near Fine dust jacket, tiny tear and faint creases at spine ends. .273 pp., illustrated with 63 black and white photos and 4 maps. Classic account of the first expedition to scale K2. Uncommon in lovely condition. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near… Read more
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cover of The Romance of the Colorado River

The Romance of the Colorado River

by Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel

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Published
1903
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Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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New York: G. P Putnam's Sons, 1903. Reprinted March 1903, following the First Edition, First Printing of November, 1902. Very good in original decorative cloth, the spine darkened, top edge gilt a bit dulled. Internally clean, bright and unmarked, the binding solid. From the collection of Joseph Hyde Pratt, (his signature in red front end page), noted North Carolina … Read more
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cover of (Early American Imprints) Travels in Brazil in the years from 1809 to 1815. (Volume I only)

(Early American Imprints) Travels in Brazil in the years from 1809 to 1815. (Volume I only)

by Koster, Henry

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Published
1817
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Very Good Minus
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First American Edition
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Philadelphia: M. Carey & Son, 1817. Volume I only of the First American Edition, issued without the maps and plates. 340 pages. Bound in contemporary paper covered boards. Very Good Minus, front board nearly detached with broken joint, rear joint starting to open but hinge holding well, boards soiled and rubbed at edges, moderate toning and foxing throughout, title… Read more
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cover of A Portion of the Journal Kept by Thomas Raikes Esq. from 1831-1847.  In Four Volumes

A Portion of the Journal Kept by Thomas Raikes Esq. from 1831-1847. In Four Volumes

by Raikes, Thomas

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Published
1856
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Very Good Minus
Edition
Second Edition
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London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts , 1856. "Comprising Reminiscences of Social and Political Life in London and Paris during that period." Volumes I and II stated Second Edition, published 1856, Vols. III and IV published 1857 with no statement of edition. Uniformly bound in publisher's brick red embossed cloth, ticket rear paste down Volume I "bound by Westleys… Read more
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cover of Letters of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montague. A New Edition, to Which are Now Added The Poetical Works of the Same Lady. In Five Volumes (bound in two)

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Vienna: Printed for R. Sammer, Bookseller, 1797. "Written during her Travels in Europe, Asia and Africa, To Persons of Distinction, Men of Letters, etc. in different Parts of Europe. Which Contain, Among other curious Relations, Accounts of the Policy and Manners of the Turks, Drawn from Sources that have been inaccessible to other Travellers." This edition SCARCE in current… Read more
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cover of History of The Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clarke to the Sources of the Missouri, Thence Across the Rocky Mountains, and Down the River Columbia to the Pacific Ocean, Performed During the Years  1804, 1805, 1886(ie 1806)  Two Vols.

History of The Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clarke to the Sources of the Missouri, Thence Across the Rocky Mountains, and Down the River Columbia to the Pacific Ocean, Performed During the Years 1804, 1805, 1886(ie 1806) Two Vols.

by Prepared for the Press By Paul Allen, Esq.; Revised, and Abridged by the Omission of Unimportant Details with an Introduction and Notes, by Archibald M'Vickar

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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New York: A. L. Fowle , 1900. Two volumes in original cloth, fold-out map frontis Vol. I is Near Fine, small corner creases. Books are Very Good, boards sunned, light wear at corners. 16mo, pp. i, 371; x, 395. SCARCE in commerce. . First Thus. Cloth. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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cover of Magellan's Voyage Around the World; With Portraits, and Facsimiles of the Original Maps and Plates ( Vol. I, Vol. II, and Index)

Magellan's Voyage Around the World; With Portraits, and Facsimiles of the Original Maps and Plates ( Vol. I, Vol. II, and Index)

by {Arthur H. Clark Co.} Pigafetta, Antonio

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Published
1906
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Near Fine
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Limited Edition
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Cleveland: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1906. The original text of the Ambrosia MS, with English translation, notes, bibliography, and index by James Alexander Robertson. Three volumes, 8vo, bound in publisher's original red cloth, tops gilt, other edges rough. Near Fine, tape shadows at end pages most likely from old mylar covers since removed. First Separate Edition. One of only… Read more
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cover of Twelve Against the Gods; The Story of Adventure

Twelve Against the Gods; The Story of Adventure

by Bolitho, William; With a foreword by Alexander Woollcott

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Published
1941
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Near Fine
Edition
First Reader's Club Edition
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New York: The Press of The Reader's Club, 1941. First Reader's Club Edition, 1941. With Foreword by Alexander Woollcott and Author's Introduction. First published 1929 by Simon and Schuster. Near Fine, light toning to end pages and spine, in a Near Fine dust jacket, Reader's Club promotional and ordering card tipped to front flap, as issued, and very light edge… Read more
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cover of In Darkest Africa, or the Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria . In Two Volumes

In Darkest Africa, or the Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria . In Two Volumes

by Stanley, Henry M.

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Published
1890
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890. Two steel-engraved portrait frontispieces, one hundred fifty illustrations, three folding maps in pockets. Small postage stamp of Protective Association Publishers & Booksellers rear end page. In publisher's deluxe half pebbled brown morocco over marbled boards, the backs intricately tooled in gilt, marbled end papers, tops gilt. Near Fine, scant rubbing at the tips, corners… Read more
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cover of The Journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur De La Salle. Two Volumes

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
Edition
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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cover of The Works. Fourteen Volumes ( of Fifteen )

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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cover of The Idler in France. In Two Volumes

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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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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cover of A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters , in Two Volumes

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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cover of 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

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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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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cover of Damascus and Its People; Sketches of Modern Life in Syria

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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