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Spirit of Place : Letters and Essays on Travel.

by Durrell, Lawrence

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Published
1969
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Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780571089949
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London: Faber & Faber, 1969 Edited by Alan Thomas. "An entertaining harvest..of writings on places he has known... letters and essays form a vivid personal sketch of Durrell's life in England, Corfu, Greece Egypt, Rhodes, South America, Yugoslavia ,Cyprus and Languedoc. Here is a book for browsing, entertainment for every mood" Illustrated by Durrell under his artistic pseudonym of… Read more
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Tales of a travelling man (1904-1986)

by Stewart, J.Herbert

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Published
1986
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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Ottawa: Canadian Heritage Publications /Travel Guild,, 1986 An entertaining account of his life and experieces. From his family in Ontario he acquired firm Scots Canadian sensibilities, from his education and career as teacher and as an organiser of educational tours a fine sense of the ridiculous, and an appeciation of the the world and its people.118p.llus.. Signed by Author. 1st… Read more
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Once To Sinai: The Further Pilgrimage of Friar Felix Fabri

by Prescott, H.F.M. & Fabri, Felix

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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First Edition.
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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1957 In 1483 Friar Felix Fabri undertook a second pilgrimage to Jerusalem. This book vividly describes his return journey through the deserts of Sinai to St Catherine's Monastery, down the Nile though Egypt to Alexandria and then by ship to Venice and finally to his home monastery in Ulm.310p. illus maps. bibliography. index Text clean,neat… Read more
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Are We All Here? Making The Scene in Europe

by Arnold, Oren

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Published
1964
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Fine
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1st US
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New York: Tempo/Grosset and Dunlap, 1964 Amusing fictional account of a group of American students on a school trip through Europe. 192p.. 1st US. Pbk. Fine.
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Goddess Sites:Europe, Discover Places Where the Goddess Has Been Celebrated and Worshipped Throughout Time

by Rufus, Anneli & Lawson, Kristan

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Published
1991
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Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780062507471
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San Francisc: HarperSanFrancisco, 1991 "This delightful, charmingly written, witty, and yet unusually scholarly guidebook to ancient European Goddess sites is an indispensable travel companion for anyone who wants to explore our hidden Goddess heritage in person"' 319p. illus maps.index. First Thus. Softcover. Fine.
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Granta 10: Travel Writing

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Published
1984
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Fine
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1st UK Edtion
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9780140070521
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Penguin/ Granta, 1984 ISSN 0017-3231Travel Issue of Granata magazine #10. Edited by Bill Buford. Contains articles by Gabriel Garcia Marquez,.Jonathan Raban, James Fenton, Redmond O'Hanlan Colin Thubron Martha Gellhorn, Bruce Chatwin, Richard Holmes, Norman Lewis, Saul Bellow, Jan Morris, Also Russell Hoban "An Octopus at Paxos"[p16-17]. 1st UK Edtion. Orignal Wraps. Fine.
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Hastasiyim

by Sicimoglou, Ayhan

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Published
2018
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Fine
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1st Turkish Edition
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9789753141123
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Istanbul: Hürriyet Kitap, 2018 Popular musician and TV personality Ayhan Sicimoglu takes you to the unknown, special, exciting places where the real heart of those cities beats...awonderful memory book [he]as good a traveler as a musician ...more than just a guide ... He has gone to dozens of countries to date. He went to Buddhist temples in Nepal, entered the… Read more
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Dinner with Persephone : Travels in Greece

by Storace,Patricia

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Published
1996
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As New
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1st.US Ed..
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9780679421344
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New York: Pantheon, 1996 Patricia Storace, with immense tact and skill, reveals how the dreams of modern Greece are the woven product of classical culture, of Byzantine and Orthodox Christianity, Ottoman occupation and of modern nationalism. The dizzying paradoxes that result when an outsider tries to fathom this very old country - which is at the same time a relatively… Read more
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Dinner with Persephone : Travels in Greece

by Storace,Patricia

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Published
1997
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Vey Good
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1st.UK Ed.
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9781862070332
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London: Granta Books, 1997 Mixing affection with detachment,rapture with clarity,this American poet perfectly evokes a country delicately balanced between East and West.Patricia Storace, with immense tact and skill, reveals how the dreams of modern Greece are the woven product of classical culture, of Byzantine and Orthodox Christianity, Ottoman occupation and of modern nationalism. The dizzying paradoxes that result when an… Read more
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The Pleasures of Romantic Travel: A Pavilion Companion (The Pleasures Of... Series)

by De Gex, Jenny [ed]

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Published
1991
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9781851457946
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London: Abercrombie & Fitch/Pavilion Books, 1991 Thisd book is like receiving an album of postcards from exotic places, but illustrated with paintings by excellent artists and descriptions by famous authors, so you can wish you were there. 57p. col. plates. A nice gift book. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. As New.
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Dinner with Persephone : Travels in Greece

by Storace,Patricia

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780679744788
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New York: Vintage, 1996 Mixing affection with detachment,rapture with clarity,this American poet perfectly evokes a country delicately balanced between East and West.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Spirit of Place : Tuscany

by Ash, Russell & Higton, Bernard

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Published
1989
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9781851453047
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London: Pavilion Books, 1989 An anthology of decsriptions of Tuscany by authors, inhabitants and visitors, accompanied by lovely nostagic images from artists and photographers.57p. col plates. Decorative endpapers. Illustrated paper over board, cloth spine. A nice gift book. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. As New.
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An Inland Voyage

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
1919
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Near Fine
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First Thus
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919 An account of a canoe trip through Belgium and France in 1876 with his friend Walter Simpson. Issued in the series "The Biographical Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson" With an introduction by Mrs Stevenson [Fanny Van De Grift Stevenson]. 230p. Blind stamped maroon cloth over boards. Neat unmarked copy except for the name of… Read more
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Across the Plains with Other Memories and Essays=er [p

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
1909
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Near Fine
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First Thus
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909 Some of his travels, beginning with an account of his railway journey across the USA. memories of Monterey and including essays about other places and topics. Issued in the series "The Biographical Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson" 295p.Blind stamped maroon cloth over boards. Neat unmarked copy except for the name of previous owner on… Read more
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Goose in the Jungle : A Flight Round the World with Digressions

by Baldwin, Monica

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Published
1974
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780856172120
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London: White Lion Publlishers, 1974 After 28 years a a cloistered nun she leapt over the wall of the Nunnery into the modern world This is her accouint of her journey around the world, 147p.. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. As New/Near Fine - Slight Chip.
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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
ISBN
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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