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Trailing Pythagoras

By Galt,George

Montreal: Quadrant Editions, 1982. "George Galt recounts his personal experiences travelling through the Aegean Islands with his wife Fay. In addition to a host of incredible characters encountered along the way, Galt has to contend with the legend of the Greek philosopher Pythagoras and the ghost of his own ancestor John Galt, who explored the same terrain early in the 19th century.(it) is not only a delightful account of an enviable journey, but also a meditation on people and places and on time that transforms them.".200p. Association copy signed "To Charles Ritchie with respect and good wishes George Galt" on title page.. Signed by Author. 1st.Can Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$20.00

Trailing Pythagoras

By Galt,George

Montreal: Quadrant Editions, 1982. "George Galt recounts his personal experiences travelling through the Aegean Islands with his wife Fay. In addition to a host of incredible characters encountered along the way, Galt has to contend with the legend of the Greek philosopher Pythagoras and the ghost of his own ancestor John Galt, who explored the same terrain early in the 19th century.(it) is not only a delightful account of an enviable journey, but also a meditation on people and places and on time that transforms them.".200p.. 1st.Can Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$10.00

A Journey Through the Aegean Islands (first published as "Trailing Pythagoras")

By Galt,George

Toronto: Stoddart., 1988. First published 1982 as "Trailing Pythagoras" by Quadrant Editions "George Galt recounts his personal experiences travelling through the Aegean Islands with his wife Fay. In addition to a host of incredible characters encountered along the way, Galt has to contend with the legend of the Greek philosopher Pythagoras and the ghost of his own ancestor John Galt, who explored the same terrain early in the 19th century.(it) is not only a delightful account of an enviable journey, but also a meditation on people and places and on time that transforms them.".200p.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$12.00

Trailing Pythagoras

By Galt,George

Montreal: Quadrant Editions, 1982. "George Galt recounts his personal experiences travelling through the Aegean Islands with his wife Fay. In addition to a host of incredible characters encountered along the way, Galt has to contend with the legend of the Greek philosopher Pythagoras and the ghost of his own ancestor John Galt, who explored the same terrain early in the 19th century.(it) is not only a delightful account of an enviable journey, but also a meditation on people and places and on time that transforms them.".200p. Association copy signed "To Charles Ritchie with respect and good wishes George Galt" on title page.. Signed by Author. 1st.Can Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$20.00

Trailing Pythagoras

By Galt,George

Montreal: Quadrant Editions, 1982. "George Galt recounts his personal experiences travelling through the Aegean Islands with his wife Fay. In addition to a host of incredible characters encountered along the way, Galt has to contend with the legend of the Greek philosopher Pythagoras and the ghost of his own ancestor John Galt, who explored the same terrain early in the 19th century.(it) is not only a delightful account of an enviable journey, but also a meditation on people and places and on time that transforms them.".200p.. 1st.Can Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$10.00

A Journey Through the Aegean Islands (first published as "Trailing Pythagoras")

By Galt,George

Toronto: Stoddart., 1988. First published 1982 as "Trailing Pythagoras" by Quadrant Editions "George Galt recounts his personal experiences travelling through the Aegean Islands with his wife Fay. In addition to a host of incredible characters encountered along the way, Galt has to contend with the legend of the Greek philosopher Pythagoras and the ghost of his own ancestor John Galt, who explored the same terrain early in the 19th century.(it) is not only a delightful account of an enviable journey, but also a meditation on people and places and on time that transforms them.".200p.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$12.00

Trailing Pythagoras

By Galt,George

Montreal: Quadrant Editions, 1982. "George Galt recounts his personal experiences travelling through the Aegean Islands with his wife Fay. In addition to a host of incredible characters encountered along the way, Galt has to contend with the legend of the Greek philosopher Pythagoras and the ghost of his own ancestor John Galt, who explored the same terrain early in the 19th century.(it) is not only a delightful account of an enviable journey, but also a meditation on people and places and on time that transforms them.".200p.. 1st.Can Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$10.00

The Greek Islands

By Durrell, Lawrence

New York: Viking (Studio), 1978. Drawing upon personal experiences and repeated visits, Durrell explores the landscape, history, mythology, architecture and archaeological heritage of the Greek Islands 287p. Illus (some col.). Trade Paperback. Near Fine.

$10.00

Laskarina Bouboulina (IN GREEK and in English)

By Demertzis-Bouboulis, Philip

Spetsai, Greece: Museum Bouboulinas, 2001. Introduction to the life of famous "Bouboulina" (1771-1825) heroine of the Greek War of Independence. Written by the 5th Generation descendent who created the Bouboulina Museum on Spetsai.32p. Illus (col). First Edition.. French Wraps. New Book from Greece.

$20.00

Efthychismenos o Kainourios Chronsos 1998

By Elllenokanadiki Omospondia Nison Aigaiou

Toronto: Greek-Canadian Federation of the Aegean Islands, 1998. Anniversary celebration of the community in Toronto. . illus. Includes sponsorship pages from Greek businesses and organizations. First Thus.. Softcover. As New.

$25.00

Travellers Guide to Santorini : Atlantis

By Mathioulakis,Christos Z

Athens: Mathioulakis, 1973. Small handbook published in Greece. "History proofs that Atlantis is connected with Santorini and with Crete" (sic) Pbk. 64p. illus.maps. Condition : Good. Printer Wrapper. Very Good.

$5.00

Travellers Guide to Santorini : Atlantis

By Mathioulakis,Christos Z

Athens: Mathioulakis, 1973. Small handbook published in Greece. "History proofs that Atlantis is connected with Santorini and with Crete" (sic) Pbk. 64p. illus.maps. Condition : Good. Printer Wrapper. Very Good.

$5.00

Anatomy of Arcadia
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Anatomy of Arcadia

By Solway, David

Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1992. '.an account of a year spent on the Greek island of Paxos." "His wry and beautifully written excursion into a dystopian Arcadia is rooted in his sardonic wit and the pitless eye that he turns on modern Greece,on modern Greeks, and, not the least,on himself.". 1st.Can Ed... Trade Paperback. Fine.

$20.00

Anatomy of Arcadia
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Anatomy of Arcadia

By Solway, David

Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1992. '.an account of a year spent on the Greek island of Paxos." "His wry and beautifully written excursion into a dystopian Arcadia is rooted in his sardonic wit and the pitless eye that he turns on modern Greece,on modern Greeks, and, not the least,on himself." Review copy - PR sheet laid in. 1st.Can Ed... Trade Paperback. Fine.

$25.00

Anatomy of Arcadia
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Anatomy of Arcadia

By Solway, David

Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1992. '...an account of a year spent on the Greek island of Paxos." "His wry and beautifully written excursion into a dystopian Arcadia is rooted in his sardonic wit and the pitless eye that he turns on modern Greece,on modern Greeks, and, not the least,on himself." (this copy marred by underlinings and comments- some of which, however, are quite interesting- from previous reader). 1st.Can Ed.. Trade Paperback. Good.

$15.00

Crete, Rhodes and Delos

By Alexandrakis, Maria & Mantzoufa, Clio

Athens: Alexman Editions, 1963. Vintage pocket sized guide for tourists covering 3 popular Greek islands 119p. plates (B & W). 1st Greek Ed... Pbk.. Fine. Illus. by Foreword By Lawrence Durrell.

$7.50

Kythnos, the island of Manolas : a memoir in text and Photographs

By Saccopoulos, Kathleen A

Athens: Th. Petroulakis, 1993. Oblong folio, illustrated with b/w photos by the author. A look at the Greek island of Kythnos through the eyes of a fisherman, Manolas. Black and white soft covers with photo of Manolas. Lovely photo essay book.55p. 40 illus- duotones. Some edge wear. Interior clean and unmarked [WorldCat lists only copies in the USA]. 1st Greek Edition..

$35.00

Mykonos, Delos

By Kourtoura, Vasso

Athens: Toubis, 1995. Colourful, locally produced guide to Mykonos & Delos. 128p.illus (col). French Wraps. New.

$17.50

The Enchanted Island of Corfu

By Aspioti,Marie

Corfu: Hippocrates A.Lycoudis, 1972. Short,local guide to Corfu, written by well-known resident HC.78p. illus. Fold-out map of Corfu.. 4th.Ed... Printed Hardcover. Very Good.

$15.00

Archaeological Excavations in the Greek Islands

By Leekley, Dorothy & Noyes, Robert

New York: Noyes Press, 1975. Guide to archaeological digs on Greek islands. "the information given foe each site .will include the names of the excavators, the dates on which the excavations were carried out, a very brief descriptions of the finds, and, most important, a bibliography which will enable the researcher to locate the the book and/or article which describes in greater detail the excavations and finds in which he is interested. .Sites from all periods up to the Roman are included .except for early Christian remains.130p, index. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good. Ex-Library.

$27.50

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