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Spain: The Best Travel Writing From the New York Times

by Bates, Katherine Lee et al [contributor]

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2000
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Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Abbeville Press, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dark blue cloth, title in blind on upper front cover and lettered in red on spine, 320pp. Lavishly illustrated throughout. About fine in d/w. A remarkable portrait of Spain, from diverse writers and photographs who capture its style, culture, history and sites.… Read more
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Roads: Driving America's Greatest Highways

by McMurty, Larry

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Published
2001
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Fine
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. A Touchstone Book. Paperback, 206pp. About fine. "McMurty embarks on a cross-country trip where his route is also his destination. As he drives, McMurty reminisces about the places he's seen, the people he's met, and the books he's read...
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A Vernon Lee Anthology

by Lee, Vernon; Cooper Willis, Irene [editor]

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Published
1929
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Very Good
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London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1929. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo. Orig. burgundy cloth gilt lettering and decor to spine. Top edge burgundy. x, Rubbing to extremities, two damp stains to front board, darkening to boards and spine, offset panel at rear. Very light damage from smoke just to top and tail edges of pages and… Read more
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With Lawrence of Arabia

by Thomas, Lowell

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Published
1924
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Very Good
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New York: P.F. Collier & Son Corporation By Special Arrangement with D. Appleton-Century Co, 1924. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Dark green cloth, Lowell Thomas Adventure Library on-lay on front cover and green leather labels on spine, xiv, 408pp. Illustrated. A small bump along bottom edge of front board, light wear on edges and spine but o/w very… Read more
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Tibetan Marches

by Migot, Andre and Peter Fleming [Translator]

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Published
1956
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Near Fine
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London: Readers Union, Rupert Hart-Davis, 1956. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Creme cloth, xiii, 303pp. With 16 pages of double-sided photographs and illustrations. A small bump to top-edge of rear board, spine a bit faded o/w near fine in d/w. Jacket sunned with tiny tears at spine and extremities. After the Second World War, Dr. Andre Margot… Read more
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Essex County Sketches, Volume 1

by Essex County (Ontario) Tourist Association

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Published
1947
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Very Good
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Windsor, Ontario: Essex County (Ontario) Tourist Association, 1947. Soft Cover. Very Good. 6" x 9" Original pictorial card wraps, staple bound. 50 pp. B&W illustrations and maps. Sunning, scuffs, and some creasing to rear cover. Short tears to a few pages in outer margin, text not affected.
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Walking Isreal: A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation

by Fletcher, Martin

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Published
2010
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2010. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8o. First edition stated. Full black cloth. 305 pp. B&W maps in-text + [16] pp. B&W plates of photos. Bruising to spine ends, head of front board, and lower corner of rear board. Front board slightly bowed. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, else fine.… Read more
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My Invented Country: A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile

by Allende, Isabel

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Published
2003
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Fine
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1st American Edition
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New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2003. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Tranlsated from the Spanish. Quarter brown cloth, cream paper boards. 199 pp. Fine condition. Isabel Allende carries with her even today the mark of the politics of her homeland. In My Invented Country, she explores the role of memory and nostalgia in shaping her life,… Read more
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Jasper National Park: A Descriptive Guide

by Williams, Mabel B.

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Published
1949
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Near Fine
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Hamiliton: Herbert R. Larson Publishing Co. Ltd, 1949. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. ORiginal red cloth. B&W map endpapers. xiv, 128 pp. B&W photos in-text throughout. Bruising to spine ends and corners. Dust jacket is bumped at head, torn at head of rear joint, a few other short tears, bumped at upper corner of front cover, chafing… Read more
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About Russia

by Benn, Ernest J.P.

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Published
1930
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Near Fine
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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1930. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Original red cloth, gilt titling to spine and Appleton device to lower front board. 168 pp. Sunnning to spine and minor bumps to spine ends, else fine.
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Berkshire: Seasons of Celebration

by Annin, Katharine; Chapman, Gerard; Nunley, Richard; Bittman, Sam and Steven A. Satullo [editors]

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Published
1982
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Pittsfield, MA: Either/Or Press, 1982. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 10.25" x 10.25" SIGNED with inscription from Gerard Chapman to inside front cover. Soft cover. 112 pp. B&W photos by Niki Berg, Joel Librizzi, Jane McWhorter, and Beverly Pabst. Creasing to corners and joints, a few ink scuffs to front cover, light edge wear, bumping to corners.… Read more
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Historic Newfoundland

by Horwood, Harold and John De Visser

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Published
1986
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1986. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo (imperial). Full red cloth. Unpaginated, approx. [92] pp. Fully illustrated in colour with photos by John de Visser. Fine in near fine jacket. A book of photographs portraying the vast sweep of history of Newfoundland - from the Norse settlement in A.D. 1005 to the modern-day… Read more
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Impressions of Andalucia

by Iverslien, Gry & Michael Jacobs

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Published
2000
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Heroe De Sostoa, Malaga: Editorial Arguval, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo (imperial). Green cloth lettered in gilt, 156pp. Brightly illustrated throughout. Some light markings on cloth, o/w fine in d/w. A captivating photographic essay on the culture, architecture and life ways in Southern Spain's Andalucia.
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Raisins in The Rice

by Clark, L. Donovan

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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Renfew, Ontario: Juniper, 1983. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Karstad, Karen. 9.5" x 8" Oblong. Orig. card wraps, sewn & glued binding. 100 pp. B&W photos & illustrations. Crease to front cover, a few small stains, else fine. In 1928, Donovan Clark and three other young mining engineers were sent to prospect for copper in the Northern Manitoba bush.… Read more
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Getting to Know the Virgin Islands, U.S.A.

by Holbrook, Sabra

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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New York: Coward-McCann, Inc, 1959. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Lambo, Donald. 8vo. Orig. yellow cloth, black lettering and vignette to front board. Pictorial endpapers. 54 pp. B&W and teal illustrations. Spotting to boards, rubbing and bumping to spine ends and corners. Interior clean. Dust jacket Lightly worn in spots, small chips to spine ends and… Read more
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The Canoe: A History of the Craft from the Panama to the Arctic

by Roberts, Kenneth G. And Philip Shackleton

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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Toronto: Macmillan Canada, 1983. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to (large). Orig. brown leather, gilt illustration on upper front board, viii, 280pp. Illustrated. Wear on bottom edges o/w near fine in d/w, a small tear to top edge of rear jacket. A illustrated history of early rafts and floats down to the modern day canoe.
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California: Places and History

by Libero, Chiara and Susanna Perozzoli

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2001
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Fine
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Vercelli, Italy: White Star, 2001. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to (large). Orig. pictorial boards, 136pp. Illustrated. About fine in d/w. A pictorial history of California and its culture from San Francisco, San Diego and Los Angeles, as well as its nature and siren call of the coast.
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The Lawless Roads

by Greene, Graham

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Published
1978
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Near Fine
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London: William Heineman & The Bodley Head, 1978. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. Full green cloth. Top edge green. xix, 272 pp., [12] pp. B&W photo plates. Near fine. Small damp stains to top edge of text block. Dust jacket is price clipped, chafed at extremities and joints, small perforation to front joint, crease to rear cover.… Read more
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Authentic Ecolodges

by Mehta, Hitesh

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Published
2010
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Collins Design, 2010. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Lewis, Matthew. 12" x 10" First edition, first printing stated. Oblong. Thick stamped paper board over brown cloth spine. With green sleeve wrapper. Near fine overall. A stunning look at some of the most forward-thinking ecolodges in the world's most exotic destinations. Featuring more than 300… Read more
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Poets and Pahlevans: A Journey Into the Heart of Iran

by Di Cinto, Marcello

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Published
2006
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2006. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. First edition stated, full number line. Full aqua cloth. 294 pp. Fine condition. "The worlds of poetry and Persian wrestling intersect in this captivating book. It's a journey spiced with sweat and the scent of saffron." - Will Ferguson, Canadian journalist and author; from the front… Read more
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