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KONGUR: China's Elusive Summit - Signed

By Bonington, Chris; Ward, Michael [introduction]

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1982. Signed to the title page by the author. Dust jacket very good; now protected in a removable archival sleeve, hardback binding very good. Contents clean and tight, signed by C Bonnington to the title page, date to the front free endpaper A very good to near fine copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 25 x 18cm.

$23.15

BORNEO JUNGLE AN ACCOUNT OF THE OXFORD EXPEDITION TO SARAWAK
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BORNEO JUNGLE AN ACCOUNT OF THE OXFORD EXPEDITION TO SARAWAK

By Tom Harrisson, John Ford, C. H. Hartley, Patrick M. Synge and Edward Shackleton

London: Lindsay Drummond Ltd., 1938. 254 pages, b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket good, with some general wear and rubbing to edges, lightly chipped to head/tail of the spine, spine toned, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy with a good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Book.

$45.01

RICHARD SCHOMBURGK'S TRAVELS IN BRITISH GUIANA 1840 - 1844 VOLUME 2
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RICHARD SCHOMBURGK'S TRAVELS IN BRITISH GUIANA 1840 - 1844 VOLUME 2

By Schomburgk, Richard (Translated By Walter E. Roth)

Georgetown: Daily Chronicle, 1923. 443 pages; b/w illustrations and complete with six fold out maps. Original hardback binding, rather poor with general wear and rubbing, large section of spine missing and all edges frayed (please see images). Contents clean and tight, some foxing to endpapers and prelims., lightpencil name to front free endpaper, no inscriptions,. A fair copy of this rare volume two.. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 4to. Book.

$109.30

IN SIBERIA
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IN SIBERIA

By Colin Thubron

London: Chatto and Windus, 1999. 285 pages. Original dust jacket fine, no fading, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, light splash marks to fore-edges of pages. A very good first edition copy.. First Edition, First Impression. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$10.29

THE ATLANTIC ISLANDS A Study of the Faeroe Life and Scene
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THE ATLANTIC ISLANDS A Study of the Faeroe Life and Scene

By Williamson, Kenneth

London: Collins, 1948. 360 pages, b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket very good,slightly age-marked, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, unmarked no inscriptions. A very good first edition copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$18.00

THE WHITE NILE
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THE WHITE NILE

By Moorehead, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1960. A very good first edition copy with original dust jacket; pp. [10], 385, b/w illustrations; folding map; map end papers. Original dust jacket very good with a little general wear and rubbing, and light rubbing, neat repair to underside at head of the spine, head/tail of spine lightly scuffed, price-clipped, now protected in a clear, removable archive sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good first edition copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo 21.5 x 14cm. Book.

$25.72

TRISTAN DA CUNHA AND THE ROARING FORTIES
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TRISTAN DA CUNHA AND THE ROARING FORTIES

By Crawford, Allan

Edinburgh, London and Cape Town: Charles Skilton Ltd/David Philip,, 1982. pp. 256; b/w illustrations and map. Dust jacket with a little general wear and light rubbing to edges, very small nick, spine unfaded. Hardback binding fine; contents clean and tight, unmarked. A fine copy of this classic account of the island.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo 22 x 15cm. Book.

$36.01

THE BLUE NILE
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THE BLUE NILE

By Moorehead, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1972. A very good copy of the revised edition (first larger format illustrated edition). Original dust jacket very good with light general wear, lightyl rubbed to edges, price-clipped, now protected in a clear, removable archive sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good, unmarked. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good first edition copy.. Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to 26 x 19.5cm. Book.

$25.72

COOPER'S CREEK
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COOPER'S CREEK

By Moorehead, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1962. A very good first edition copy with original dust jacket; pp. x, 222, b/w illustrations; map end papers. Original dust jacket with a little general wear and light marking, head/tail of the spine slightly scuffed, not price-clipped, now protected in a clear, removable archive sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good first edition copy.A History of the 1860 Burke and Wills Australian expedition from Melbourne in the South to the Gulf of Carpenthia in the North, exploring mostly unknown territory. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo 21.5 x 14cm. Book.

$15.43

THE FATAL IMPACT An Account of the Invasion of the South Pacific 1767 - 1840
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THE FATAL IMPACT An Account of the Invasion of the South Pacific 1767 - 1840

By Moorehead, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1966. A very good to fine first edition copy with original dust jacket; pp. xii, 230, b/w illustrations, map end papers. Original dust jacket very good with light wear only, price-clipped by publisher with replacement price label adjacent, now protected in a clear, removable archive sleeve. Hard-back binding, fine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good/fine first edition copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo 21.5 x 14cm. Book.

$18.00

THE RAINBOW BRIDGE
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THE RAINBOW BRIDGE

By Farrer, Reginald

London: Edward Arnold & Co., 1926. pp xi, 383. Photographic plates and a fold out map. Original dust jacket in very good condition, with a little loss to the top and bottom of the spine and corners that have been expertly repaired using Japanese tissue and coloured paper to the reverse. Original blue cloth binding with gilt lettering, very good with some light general wear only. Contents clean and tight, no foxing , no inscriptions. A near fine copy with a very good rare dust jacket.. Third Impression. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Large 8vo (15 x 22cm). Book.

$96.44

IN THE TRACKS OF MONROSE
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IN THE TRACKS OF MONROSE

By Grant I. F.

London: Alexander Maclehose & Co., 1931. 319 pages, fold out map to the rear. Original hardback binding, blue cloth, very good. Contents clean and tight, neat name and date to the front free endpaper, 1931. A good clean copy without a dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$10.29

THE TRAVELS OF TRAMP-ROYAL
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THE TRAVELS OF TRAMP-ROYAL

By Marshall, Matt

London: WM. Blackwood & Sons Ltd., 1933. 318 pages. Original hardback binding, blue cloth, good with some general wear. Contents tight, endpapers and first and last pages toned, main text clean, small inscription to the front free endpaper. A good copy.. Third Impression. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo. Book.

$15.43

RAMBLES ON THE RIVIERA
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RAMBLES ON THE RIVIERA

By Strasburger, Eduard

London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1906. "with 87 coloured illustrations by Louise Reusch"; xxiii and 444 pages. Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering; good with a little general wear and rubbing. Top edge gilt. Contents clean and tight, spotting to endpapers otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Louise Reusch. Small 4to.

$51.44

SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION. VOL I. being the Journals of Captain R. F. Scott, R.N., C.V.O. [Volume 1 only]
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SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION. VOL I. being the Journals of Captain R. F. Scott, R.N., C.V.O. [Volume 1 only]

By Scott, R.F.; Huxley, Leonard.

London: Smith, Elder & Co.,, 1913. Vol. I only; pp. xxvi, 633; frontispiece portrait with tissue guard, numerous colour plates and b/w plates, pull-out ; large folding map to the rear; all present in accordance with the list of plates and maps. Original blue cloth with gilt titling to frt brd and spine; binding very good with little general wear, rubbed to the head and base of the spine. Contents clean and tight, a little spotting to the first and last few pages only, old neat inscription to the front end paper. A very good copy of vol. II of this classic work.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Dr. E A Wilson, Herbert Ponting. Sm 4to. Book.

$70.72

FROM THE CLYDE TO THE JORDAN Narrative of a Bicycle Journey

By Callan, Hugh

London: Blackie & Son, Limited, 1895. xii 312 pp, gilt titling to both front board and spine, illus to front board and spine, spine quite faded, cloth worn on head/tail of boards, corners slightly worn, with several b/w illus and a map at front, contents tight with some minor foxing to a few pages, a very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo. Book.

$57.87

RUSSIAN EMBASSIES TO THE GEORGIAN KINGS 1589 - 1605 Volume I [&] Volume II
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RUSSIAN EMBASSIES TO THE GEORGIAN KINGS 1589 - 1605 Volume I [&] Volume II

By ALLEN W. E. D., MANGO Anthony

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press & Hakluyt Society,, 1970. two volume set. Pp. vol. I: xxxii,368; vol. II: ix, 369-640. Iillustrated with coloured frontispiece plates, b&w plates & maps of which many large and folding. Dust jackets very good, slightly rubbed to edges. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good set. [Hakluyt Society Series II Volumes CXXXVIII & CXXXIX.] . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$15.43

THE MYSTERY RIVERS OF TIBET A Description of the Little-Known Land where Asia's Mightiest Rivers Gallop in Harness through the Narrow Gateway of Tibet, its Peoples, Fauna and Flora.
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THE MYSTERY RIVERS OF TIBET A Description of the Little-Known Land where Asia's Mightiest Rivers Gallop in Harness through the Narrow Gateway of Tibet, its Peoples, Fauna and Flora.

By Kingdon Ward, Captain F.

London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, 1923. 316 pages + 4 pages of illustrated adverts; 16 plates of b/w illustrations after photographs; maps and folding map (all present and correct). Original orange hardback binding, with a little general wear, spine lightly faded, superficial crease to cloth on front board, cloth slightly marked, small bump to lower rear board. Contents clean and tight, light spotting to page edges, no inscriptions, original end paper, hinges good. A very good tight copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$360.05

IN FARTHEST BURMA The Record of an Arduous Journey of Exploration and Research Through the Unknown Frontier Territory of Burma and Tibet

By Kingdon Ward, Captain F.

London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, 1921. pp.311 [1], [8]; 2 maps including one large folding; 15 of 16 black and white plates after photographs (that on page 72 not present). Original black cloth blocked in green, very good with light wear, head/tail of the spine a little rubbed. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing. A good, bright, tight copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$257.18

FROM CHINA TO HKAMTI LONG

By Kingdon Ward, Frank

London: Edward Arnold, 1924. An outstanding copy with the original dust jacket. Pp. 317 + leaf of adverts; monochrome illustrations after photographson 16 plates, folding colour map (all present and correct). Original dust jacket good to very good with a little restoration to lightly chipped areas at the head/tail of the spine and lower front corner, spine slightly marked. Black cloth boards with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, minimal spotting to fore-edges, paper bright very good, a few leaves a little rough at edges where carelessly opened; original end papers clean and unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine copy in a good to very good dust jacket. . First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Good. Royal 8vo. Book.

$1028.72

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