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The Traveler's Journal

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
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First Thus
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9780894711855
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Phildaelphia: Running Press, 1982 " A personal notebook for travels real and imaginary" Vintage unused travel journal with quotations on every page.Cream paper with sepia toned illustrations by Dave Bailey, cover by Michael Green. Unpaginated. Slight crease on front wrap. else fine. First Thus. Orignal Wraps.. Near Fine.
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The Raw and the Cooked

by Harrison, Jim

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Published
2001
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Fine
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Uncorrected Proof
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2001 Jim Harrison is one of this country's most beloved writers, a muscular, brilliantly economic stylist with a salty wisdom. For more than twenty years, he has also been writing some of the best essays on food around, now collected in a volume that caused the Santa Fe New Mexican to exclaim: To read this… Read more
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Heart of a stranger

by Laurence, Margaret

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Published
1976
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780771047107
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1976 "In a volume of personal essays sparkling with ... insight, wit and humanity.. Margaret Laurence shaues with us an entertaining and wide-ranging store of memories, observations, enthusiasms and experiences" 221p. Crisp copy, looks unread,.. 1st Canadian Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine - Price Clipped.
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Visit hos Voltaire och andra littera¨ra Reseskisser

by Holmberg, Olle [Axel olof]

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Published
1961
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Near Fine
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1st Swedish Edition
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Stockholm: Bonnier, 1961 Visit to Voltaire and other literary travel sketches,. 1st Swedish Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Between the Woods and the Water ; On Foot to Constantinople from the Hook of Holland : From the Middle Danube to the Iron Gates.

by Fermor,Patrick Leigh

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Published
1986
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As New
Edition
1st UK Edition
ISBN
9780719542640
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London: John Murray., 1986 Continuing the epic foot journey across Europe begun in "A Time of Gifts" The journey that Patrick Leigh Fermor set out on in 1933--to cross Europe on foot with an emergency allowance of one pound a day--proved so rich in experiences that when much later he sat down to describe them, they overflowed into more than… Read more
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Once Again for Thucydides

by Handke, Peter

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Published
1998
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New
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1st US Edition
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9780811213882
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New York: New Directions, 1998 "A collection of seventeen ‘micro-epics’ written by Peter Handke on trips around the world, from the Balkans to the Pyrenees, from Salzburg to the sea of Hokkaido in Japan. In each journal, Handke concentrates on small things he observes, trying to capture their essence, their ‘simple, unadorned validity.’ What results is a work of remarkable… Read more
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Freud's Couch, Scott's Buttocks, Brontë's Grave (Culture Trails: Adventures in Travel)

by Goldhill, Simon

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Published
2011
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As New
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1st US Edition
ISBN
9780226301310
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011 "The Victorian era was the high point of literary tourism. Writers such as Charles Dickens, George Eliot, and Sir Walter Scott became celebrities, and readers trekked far and wide for a glimpse of the places where their heroes wrote and thought, walked and talked. Even Shakespeare was roped in, as Victorian entrepreneurs transformed quiet… Read more
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Toronto: Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto,, 2007 Catalogue of an exhibition of books and maps at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto, January 30 to April 27, 2007. 152p. illustrations include 12 fold-out colour reproductions, bibliography. . Signed by Editor. 1st Can Ed.. Original Wraps. As New.
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New Delhi: Munshram Manoharlal, 2001 The original narrative was published in 4 volumes by Richard Bentley in 1844. This facsimile of Volume IV ONLY was produced in India in 2001. The Khanate of Kalat was a princely state that existed from 1666 to 1955 in the centre of the modern-day province of Balochistan, Pakistan. 463p. fold-out map. It would appear… Read more
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Visit Hos Voltaire : Och Andra Literaria Reseskiss

by Holmberg, Olle [Axel Olof]

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Published
1961
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Swedish Edition
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Stockholm: Albert Bonniers Forlag, 1961 Swedish writer and literary critic writes literary travel sketches about Voltaire and other authors. 112p. Author inscription on ffep, else fine.. Signed by Author. 1st Swedish Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine - Slight Chips.
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The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

by Fermor, Patrick Leigh

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Published
2014
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9781848547544
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London: John Murray, 2014 A Time of Gifts and Between the Woods and the Water were the first two volumes in a projected trilogy that would describe the walk that Patrick Leigh Fermor undertook at the age of eighteen from the Hook of Holland to Constantinople. 'When are you going to finish Vol. III ' was the cry from his… Read more
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The Road to Oxiana (Introd. by Bruce Chatwin)

by Byron,Robert

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780140165845
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London: Penguin, 1992 Classic travel book . "a wonderful record of his journeys, full of vivid reporting,exact observation of people and places, and very funny dialogue." 341p.map.Remaonder mark. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Writing Away : The PEN Canada Travel Anthology

by Rooke, Constance (Ed.)

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Published
1994
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Very Good
Edition
1st.Can Ed..
ISBN
9780771069567
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1994 Collection of travel poems,passages and essays by Canadian writers ( Includes Susan Swan : "Corfu : Visiting Lawrence Durrell's White House") 365p. illus. (Proceeds from this book to PEN Canada). 1st.Can Ed... Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Tigris Sails Into the Past IN : National Geographic Vol.154 # 6 December 1978.

by Heyerdahl, Thor

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Published
1978
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1978 The adventures aand misadventures of Thor Heyerdahl and his crew as they explored the sea routes between Mespotamia and India in a reproduction of a Sumerian boat built of reeds.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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The Englishwoman in America

by Bird, Isabella

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Published
2012
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New
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Reissue.
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Chicago IL: Lakeside Press / R. R. Donnelley & Sons, 2012 Lakeside Classics Series. A reissue in a slightly abridged version [Edited and annotated by Thomas Philbrick] of the journeys in 1854 of this intrepid Victorian traveller who "traveled for five months, much of the time alone, by every imaginable method of conveyance through Upper and Lower Canada and from… Read more
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Winds of Crete

by Doren, David MacNeil

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Published
1974
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As New
Edition
Re-issue
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9789602260920
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 1974 Here is a fresh, wholly personal, frank yet affectionate account of six years living on Crete, travelling all over the sland, meeting all kinds of people and everywhere encountering the Homeric island hospitality." 231p.plates.map.index . Re-issue. Pbk. As New.
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Edith Wharton Abroad: Selected Travel Writings, 1888-1920

by Wharton, Edith

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Published
1995
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1st US Edition
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9780312124175
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New York: St Martins Press, 1995 A collection of excerpts from Edith Wharton's seven works of travel covers three decades before, during, and after World War I, revealing the undiscovered byways of Europe, Morocco, and the Mediterranean through the eyes of a knowledgeable, imaginative observer.Edited by Sarah Bird Wright. 216p. bibliography index. 1st US Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New.
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Amazon Journey : From the Source to the Sea

by Ridgway, John. M

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Published
1972
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1972 Four intrepid adventurers set out in a small boat to follow the river down from the Andes in Peru though Brazil to the Atlantic - all 4000 mile. 377p. plates. Uncorrected Proof. Softcover. Near Fine.
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Heart of a stranger

by Laurence, Margaret

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Published
1976
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780771047107
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1976 "In a volume of personal essays sparkling with ... insight, wit and humanity.. Margaret Laurence shaues with us an entertaining and wide-ranging store of memories, observations, enthusiasms and experiences" 221p. Crisp copy, looks unread,.. 1st Canadian Edition.. Hardcover. As New/Near Fine - Slight Chips.
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Heart of a stranger

by Laurence, Margaret

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780771047107
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1976 "In a volume of personal essays sparkling with ... insight, wit and humanity.. Margaret Laurence shaues with us an entertaining and wide-ranging store of memories, observations, enthusiasms and experiences" Includes essays on Africa Somalia Egypt Canada. 221p. Book plate of previous owner on ffep.. 1st Canadian Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good with slight chips & Tears.… Read more
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