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Roughing it De Luxe

by Cobb, Irvin S.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1914
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine sunned, bookseller label on front pastedown, water spots on spine and front boar
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First Edition
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$15.00

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NY: George H. Doran Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine sunned, bookseller label on front pastedown, water spots on spine and front boards. 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth with illustration inset on front boards. Titled in gilt. Illustrated endpapers and numerous other illustrations by McCutcheon. A humorous vintage travel guide to the American West.… Read more
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Mesa, Canon and Pueblo: Our Wonderland of the Southwest - its Marvels of Nature - its Pageant of the Earth Building - its Strange Peoples - its Centuried Romance

by Lummis, Charles F.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1925
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front hinge tender, edges foxed.
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York and London: The Century Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front hinge tender, edges foxed.. 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown illustrated cloth. xvi, 517pp. Illustrations, folding map, photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Between Niger and Nile

by Toynbee, Arnold

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and rounded, jacket lightly soiled, scuffed and chipped at edges.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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London: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and rounded, jacket lightly soiled, scuffed and chipped at edges.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Numerous black and white photographs. The distinguished historian's account of his early 1960s travels through the Middle East and Northern Africa. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall; 133 pages… Read more
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Their Shining Eldorado: A Journey through Australia

by Huxley, Elspeth

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1967
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, corners bumped, jacket price-clipped and tattered.
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First Edition
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NY: William Morrow and Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, corners bumped, jacket . price-clipped and tattered.. 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Library of Congress number 67-16372. Australian map on endpapers. Yellow boards with red cloth spine. The author of The Flame Trees of Thika relates her four months of travel around the Australian continent. Index, … Read more
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Ice is Where You Find It

by Thomas, Charles W.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1951
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Corners bumped, boards worn and sunned, pages toned.
Edition
First Edition
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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill. Good with no dust jacket; Corners bumped, boards worn and sunned, pages . toned.. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Many photos, maps, index. Foreword by Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd. Discusses 1943 Sabine Island Expedition, Jan Mayen Expedition, 1944 Northeast Greenland Operation, 1944 Southwest Greenland Operation, 1946-47 Antarctic Expedition, and 1948 Bering Sea Patrol.… Read more
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Newagen Inn and Cottages on the Maine Coast: Newagen, Maine

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly worn.
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$20.00

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Newagen Inn and Cottages. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1936. Softcover. Printed stapled card covers. Vintage travel brochure for coastal Maine inn and cottages. Green tone phtoos. Schedule of rates laid in. New England coastal map printed on inside rear cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [16] pages .
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The Buddha Sat Right Here: A Family Odyssey through India and Nepal

by Moes, Dena

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2019
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781631525612
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$10.00

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Berkeley, CA: She Writes Press. Very Good. 2019. Softcover. 1631525611 . Photos. A more crunchy California family could not be made up: Midwife mom, acupuncturist dad, two Waldorf School daughters, they strum ukeleles and sing songs as entertainers at Burning Man and Rainbow Tribe gatherings. They take an extended sojourn to visit Buddhist sites throughout India… Read more
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Topographies

by Benz, Stephen

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2019
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780998750897
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$10.00

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Wilkes-Barre, PA: Etruscan Press. Very Good. 2019. First Printing. Softcover. 9780998750897 . A collection of fifteen travel essays around the Florida Everglades, Moldova, New Mexico, Nebraska, Havana, and retracing the route of the Donner Party. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 333 pages .
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Thirty Years in the Golden North

by Welzl, Jan

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, especially at spine.
Edition
First American Edition
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NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, especially at spine.. 1932. First American Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Folding map at rear. Translated from the Czech by Paul Selver. Foreword by Karel Capek. A vintage account of the Czech author's life and travels throughout Siberia and the Canadian Arctic. ; 8vo 8"… Read more
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The Mountain That Was God: Being a Little Book about a Great Peak Which the Indians Named Tacoma but Which is Officially Called Rainier

by Williams, John H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, scrape to pages 17-20, binding defect to lower corner of page 61-62.
Edition
Second Edition
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Tacoma, WA: John H. Williams. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, scrape to pages 17-20, binding defect to lower corner of page 61-62.. 1911. Second Edition. Hardcover. Tan buckram with inset color photo of Mount Rainier surrounded by white and green fir tree border on front boards. Folding map at rear, 190 illustrations, including eight color… Read more
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Bering Bridge: The Soviet-American Expedition from Siberia to Alaska

by Schurke, Paul

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780938586319
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$20.00

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Duluth, MN: Pfeifer-Hamilton, Publisher. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1989. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0938586319 . Photos, equipment list, biographies of team members. Navy cloth binding. Chronicles the 1,000 mile trek from Siberia across the Bering Strait to Alaska by twelve Soviet and American adventurers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227… Read more
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Fragile Edge

by Coffey, Maria

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780701134075
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$15.00

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London: Chatto & Windus. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 0701134070 . Several pages of black and white photos. The author's lover, Joe Tasker, disappeared near the North-East face of Mount Everest in May 1982. She retraced his route across China, Tibet, and the Himalayan foothills. ; 8vo 8"… Read more
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Venice

by Spender, Stephen

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.
ISBN
9780670409785
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NY: The Vendome Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1979. Hardcover. 0670409782 . A love letter to Venice, Italy, with an introduction by poet Stephen Spender, and 182 color photographs by Fulvio Roiter. Red cloth binding. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 215 pages .
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A Ragged Register: Of People, Places and Opinions

by Dickinson, Anna E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780548632895
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$20.00

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Whitefish, MT: Kessinger. Very Good. 2008. Reprint. Softcover. 0548632898 . Reprint of this travel account originally published in 1870 by Harper and Brothers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages .
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Straight Up: The Life and Death of John Harlin

by Ullman, James Ramsey

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, shelfworn, toned.
Edition
First Edition
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, shelfworn, toned.. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth binding. Black and white photos and glossary. The biography of American mountaineer John Harlin, a thirty year climbing veteran, who was killed on the north face of Eiger in 1966. Neate U04. Krawczyk 1024. ; 288… Read more
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Ireland Beautiful

by Nutting, Wallace

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1925
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket soiled, tattered, and chipped and section missing at heel.
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Framingham, MA: Old America Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket soiled, tattered, and chipped and section missing at heel.. 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth titled in gilt. Index. 304 half-tone photogravures. The author recorded his prose and photograph perceptions of all 32 counties in Ireland. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302… Read more
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Travel Posters

by Hillier, Bevis

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good; Covers worn.
ISBN
9780714816234
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$30.00

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Oxford and New York: Phaidon and E. P. Dutton. Very Good; Covers worn.. 1976. Softcover. 9780714816234 . A great reference and visual survey of vintage travel posters. Includes 96 poster reproductions, including 64 in color. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 96 pages .
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Faery Lands of the South Seas

by Hall, James Norman; Nordhoff, Charles Bernard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1921
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, bookseller's ticket on front free endpaper.
Edition
First Edition
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$17.00

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NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, bookseller's ticket on front free endpaper.. 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth binding by Decorative Designers. The authors of Mutiny on the Bounty offer a look at the Pacific Islands in the Paumotu, Society and Hervey groups. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Journal of a Lady of Quality; Being the Narrative of a Journey from Scotland to the West Indies, North Carolina, and Portugal, in the Years 1774 to 1776

by Schaw, Jen; Andrews, Evangeline Walker (editor) ; Andrews, Charles McLean (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, endpapers toned.
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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, endpapers toned.. 1922. Hardcover. Halfbound gray cloth with marbled sides. Map endpapers. Top edges gilt. Publication of a journal of a Scottish woman to Antigua, North Carolina and back over the Atlantic to Portugal. Index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 341 … Read more
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Pretty Good Number One: An American Family Eats Tokyo

by Amster-Burton, Matthew

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2015
Condition
Very Good; Back cover creased.
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780983162988
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$10.00

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Lexington, KY: Self Published. Very Good; Back cover creased.. 2015. Later Printing. Softcover. 0983162980 . About the author page. A humorous travel memoir in the tradition of Peter Mayle and Bill Bryson, Pretty Good Number One is the next best thing ticket to Tokyo. (rear cover blurb) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages .
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