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Walking The Dales
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Walking The Dales

By Harding, Mike

London: Michael Joseph. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1988. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ. ; Fourth printing. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; Colour Photographs; 240 pages; Not so much a guide book as a love affair on two legs, as the comedian takes us on a tour of his beloved Yorkshire. Stunning photos make you feel as if you are there with him. .

$10.76

Down Under
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Down Under

By Bryson, Bill

London: Book Club Associates. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Light shelf wear to unclipped DJ. ; BCA CN4634. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. DJ artwork by David Cook. ; 336 pages; Before he went there Bryson had envisioned Australia as an alternative Southern California, a place of constant sunshine and a beach lifestyle with a slightly British twist - Baywatch with cricket. Of couse what greeted him was something quite different - the driest, flattest, hottest, most desiccated, infertile and climatically aggressive of all the inhabited continents. A land teeming with life, a vast proportion of which can kill you... .

$7.17

Riding The Iron Rooster By Train through China
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Riding The Iron Rooster By Train through China

By Theroux, Paul

London: Hamish Hamilton. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Light shelf wear to unclipped DJ. ; First edition, first printing with full number line. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. DJ artwork by Michael Foreman. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; 512 pages; An eye-opening account of China in the 1980s based on the author's year long stay in the country where he travelled extensively by train. .

$25.13

The Great English Walk A Long Distance Walk from Chepstow to  Berwick-Upon-Tweed
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The Great English Walk A Long Distance Walk from Chepstow to Berwick-Upon-Tweed

By Nightingale, Margaret and Brian

Biddulph, Staffordshire: Nightingale Publications. Very Good. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Corner crease to rear cover. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover photo of Margaret Nightingale crossing Hebden Water. ; Hathersage to Berwick-Upon-Tweed; Vol. 2; Photographs, drawings and maps; 192 pages; Second volume of this alternative long distance walk across England covering the section from Hathersage to Berwick-Upon-Tweed. The complete walk covering some 600 miles of public rights of way. .

$7.17

Malaria Dreams  An African Adventure
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Malaria Dreams An African Adventure

By Stevens, Stuart

London: Abacus. Very Good+. 1992. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Minor cover creases and shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread and near as new. ; Abacus Travel; 248 pages; Account of a journey from Bangui in the Central African Republic to Algiers. Crossing Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Mali, Stevens soon discovered there are two ways of getting things done: the official one, and the one that works. .

$6.58

The Happy Isles of Oceania  Paddling the Pacific
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The Happy Isles of Oceania Paddling the Pacific

By Theroux, Paul

London: Hamish Hamilton. Very Good+. 1993. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Trade PB . Minor shelf wear; First UK paperback edition with full number line. Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread and near as new. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; 560 pages; Account of a trip to various small island groups in the Pacific and the joy of paddling to seldom visited shores in a kayak. .

$25.13

Amazon Watershed The New Environmental Investigation
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Amazon Watershed The New Environmental Investigation

By Monbiot, George

London: Abacus. Good+. 1992. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Paperback. Light cover creases, some water staining and spotting to last few leaves. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. Updated from original hardback edition. ; Photographs and Maps; 384 pages; An investigation into the destruction of the Amazon rain forest and those that are responcible for the ecological and environmental damage. .

$5.09

Walk Snowdonia Ancient Trackways. Roman Roads, Packhorse Trails
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Walk Snowdonia Ancient Trackways. Roman Roads, Packhorse Trails

By Maddern, Ralph

Windsor, Berkshire: Focus Publications Ltd. Very Good. 1992. Revised Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photos by Dave O'Shea. ; B&W Illustrations and Maps; 96 pages; Details of a series of walks in Snowdonia taking in ancient trackways. Roman roads and packhorse trails. .

$5.69

World's Apart Travels in War and Peace
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World's Apart Travels in War and Peace

By Young, Gavin

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good. 1988. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Paperback. Light reading and cover creases, light shelf wear, slight foxing to edges of reading block, some internal underlining and torear cover, old ink price to front endpaper. ; Nice tight copy. Wrap around cover artwork by Michael Forman. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; B&W Illustrations and Maps; 392 pages; Expanded from the original hardback edition with three addition pieces. Collection of articles most of which originally appeared in the Observer newspaper. .

$5.69

Paros The White Island
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Paros The White Island

By Moussa, George

Amsterdam: Adolf M Hakkert. Very Good-. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Light cover creases and shelf wear with tiny split to base of spine. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo uncredited. ; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 128 pages; A comprehensive guide to the Greek islands of Paros and Antiparos with maps, illustrations, and black and white photographs. .

$10.76

In Trouble Again A Special Issue of Travel Writing
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In Trouble Again A Special Issue of Travel Writing

By Buford, Bill

London: Granta Publications. Near Fine. 2012. First Printing. Paperback. Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread and near as new. Cover photo by Don McCullin. ; Granta: The Magazine of New Writing; Vol. 20; B&W Photographs; 256 pages; Winter 1986 edition. Special travel edition containing thirteen articles. .

$7.17

The Road to Santiago De Compostela
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The Road to Santiago De Compostela

By Jacobs, Michael

London: Penguin Books. Near Fine. 1992. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread and near as new. Cover design by Hammond Hammond. ; Architectural Guides For Travellers; B&W Photographs; 160 pages; A guide to the remarkable architecture along the main pilgrim route through Spain to Santiago de Compostela, the legendary shrine of St James the apostle. .

$8.68

Mr. Harty's Grand Tour  A Journey from England to Naples
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Mr. Harty's Grand Tour A Journey from England to Naples

By Harty, Russell

London: Grafton Books. Very Good-. 1989. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light cover creases, some edge and shelf wear with sticker ghost with associated surface tear to front cover, marker pen initials to inside front cover. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photos by author. ; 272 pages; Russell Harty follows the tradition of the eighteenth century and takes a Grand Tour, to visit the people and places of Europe. .

$5.09

Vanishing Cornwall
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Vanishing Cornwall

By Du Maurier, Daphne

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Very Good+. 1972. Reprint; Second Printing. Paperback. Minor reading creases and shelf wear, light foxing to endpapers. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside. ; B&W Photographs; 224 pages; Du Maurier and Cornwall are linked to the same degree as Hardy and Dorset. With her son, photographer Christian Browning, she chronicles aspects of the legendary peninsula that were under threat with a plea for their preservation. .

$7.17

The Snow People
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The Snow People

By Marie, Herbert

London: Book Club Associates. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1974. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Some shelf wear to unclipped DJ with minor closed tears at corners. Light foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; First printing, 1974. Turquoise cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. DJ photo by Wally Herbert. ; B&W Photographs; 256 pages; When she knew she was going to marry an explorer Marie Herbert saw herself waiting long months at home for news from distant, uncharted areas. Instead within two years she was living herself in a remote Inuit settlement. Marie and her husband Wally, along with their ten-month-old baby, Kari had decided to make a anthropological record of a disappearing way of life from within the Inuit community spending a year with them in Northern Canada and western Greenland. .

$12.87

Round Ireland in Low Gear
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Round Ireland in Low Gear

By Newby, Eric

London: Picador. Very Good-. 1988. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Light reading and cover creases, minor shelf and edge wear, paper edge toned with some foxing. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Peter Williams. ; 320 pages; In the autumn of 1985 Eric and Wanda Newby made a spur of the moment decision to go on a cycling tour of Ireland leaving very few of old Erin's stones unturned. .

$5.09

Lapland Journey
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Lapland Journey

By Sutherland, Halliday

London: Geoffrey Bles. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1938. Second Printing. Hardcover. Missing DJ, slight marking to boards, some foxing to inside covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Second printing, May 1938. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, map endpapers. Nice tight copy, no names inside. ; 304 pages; Account of a journey made through northern Finland and parts of Norway just prior to the Second World War. .

$10.76

Throw Out Two Hands
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Throw Out Two Hands

By Smith, Anthony

London: The Companion Book Club. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1964. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Some shelf wear and tear to unclipped DJ with major loss to rear, some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Book club edition, December 1964. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine to black spine panel, top edge black. Nice tight copy, no names inside. DJ artwork by Robert Micklewright. ; Photographs; 272 pages; Account of a hot air balloon safari over East Africa. .

$7.17

Saga of the Niger
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Saga of the Niger

By Owen, Richard

London: The Travel Book Club. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1961. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Missing DJ, spine corners lightly bumped, fly shadows to endpapers, light foxing to edges of reading block. ; Book club edition. Blue cloth boards with black lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. ; 192 pages; A delightful account of a journey in the footsteps of Mungo Park. .

$10.76

From Wimbledon to Waco
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From Wimbledon to Waco

By Williams, Nigel

London: Faber & Faber. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1995. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, slight ripple to base of reading block where some leaves slightly folded in due to misbinding. ; Black cloth boards with white lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. DJ artwork by Pierre le Tan. ; 192 pages; In the summer of 1994 comic novelist, Nigel Williams, his wife and his teenage three sons set out for a journey across America. This is an account of their adventures in the New World. .

$8.68

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