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The Vanished Cities of Arabia

by Erskine, Mrs Steuart

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Published
1925
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Hutchinson, 1925. A good copy in original boards, however feint stamps of Bradford Library to reverse of plates and frontispiece has been detached but present, Still a good reading copy. 324pp. + illustrations.. First Edition. Hardback. Good. Illus. by Fletcher, Major Benton. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Petra, A Brief History and Some Photographs

by Harding, Lankester

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Published
1938
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Amman: Hashimite Kingdom of Trans-Jordan Department of Antiquities , 1938. A good copy in original printed card cover. A little marking to covers. 38pp + 2 plans. Harding, G. Lankester was a British archaeologist who was the director of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan from 1936 to 1956.. First Edition. Paperback. Good. Landscape.
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London: Office of the National Illustrated Library, 1852. A very good copy in original stamped cloth, slightly faded to the spine. xxvipp[iipp], 361pp + 2pp advertisement, frontispiece plus additional engraved title page, numerous woodcuts within the text (This volume is complete in itself but forms Volume V of Boswell's Life of Johnson). Edited, with Illustrations by Robert Carruthers. New Edition… Read more
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New York & London: Boni & Liverrght Inc, Jonathan Cape and the Medici Society, 1923. A good set of the two volume edition with the inclusion of the introduction by T.E. Lawrence, complete and unabridged. It contains all the original fold out plans etc. complete, 623pp. & 690pp. With large fold out maps in the pocket to the rear of… Read more
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Travels in Arabia Deserta [2 Vols.]. New and Definitive Edition. With an Introduction by T.E. Lawrence.

by Doughty, Charles, M.

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Published
1943
Condition
Good
Edition
New and Definitive Edition Reprint
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1943. A good set of the two volume 1936 edition published by Jonathan Cape, complete with TE Lawrence Introduction, complete and unabridged. In worn d/ws with some losses. The fep of both volumes clipped at top corner, presumably to remove a name. It contains all the original fold out plans etc complete, 674pp & 696pp… Read more
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Travels in Hope, A Book of Wayfaring Essays

by Milne, James

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Published
1928
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£15.44

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1928. A very good copy in original blue cloth with gilt decoration, sunbust to top corner camel to lower. , Christmas gift inscription neatly to fep dated 1928. 191pp, tipped in colour plates from Donald Maxwell,. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. Illus. by Maxwell, Donald. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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A Time of Gifts

by Fermor, Patrick, Leigh

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Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780719533488
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£192.98

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London: John Murray, 1977. A fine copy in very good d/w that is price clipped of this the first edition. Errata slip laid in as is an obituary of Leigh Fermor from the Daily Telegraph dated June 11, 2011.. . First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Lost Japan, Last Glimpse of Beautiful Japan

by Kerr, Alex

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780141979748
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£7.72

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London: Penguin Books, 2015. A fine new copy. 240pp.. Reprint. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Isles of Greece (Presentation copy)

by Dell, Anthony + 2 Autograph Letters Signed (als)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£64.33

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London: Geoffrey Bles, 1926. A very good clean copy of this elusive work of travel writing by Anthony Dell, profusely illustrated throughout by Anthony Dell and M. Roger Dell. This is a presentation copy from the author to Merrie Caine together with two long handwritten letters from Dell to Caine relating to travel, one dated 15 VI 25 on "The… Read more
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Old Decorative Maps and Charts

by Humphreys, A.L.

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Published
1926
Condition
Good
Edition
First limited Editio
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£57.89

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London: Halton & Trusscott Smith Ltd, 1926. A good copy in original maroon cloth with gilt title to front board. teg Limited Edition of 1500 copies of which this is number No. 925.viiipp, 51pp, xliii. 79 plates (19 in colour tipped in). All plates present but plates 9 to 15 bound in reverse order. A handsome volume.. First limited… Read more
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An Italian Diary, Introduction By Freya Stark

by Stark, Flora

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£9.01

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London: John Murray, 1945. A very good copy in decorative binding with green cloth spine, Flora Stark, mother of Freya, Introduction by her daughter. 51pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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East is West

by Stark, Freya

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: John Murray, 1945. A good copy with inscription to fep. With numerous b/w photographic plates inc frontispiece. Clipped d/w has evidence of shelfwear and small chips to top and bottom of spine but overall neat looking. 218pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Stone, Reynolds. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Seen in the Hadhramaut + Signed Christmas Card from Freya Stark

by Stark, Freya (Signed Card and Original photograph)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£250.87

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London: John Murray, 1938. Bound in original oatmeal cloth with green title to front board and spine. Internally clean, bright and sound with 130 b/w photographic plates. In good, neat, unclipped d/w that remains so despite a small loss to the top of the spine and signs of general shelfwear to edges, sunned slightly to spine. 196pp. Laid in attractive… Read more
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Arabia and the Isles

by Ingrams, Harold

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£90.06

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London: John Murray, 1942. Bound in original sand cloth in a d/w that has some creasing to edges. 354pp illustrated with photographs and fold out map. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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A Winter in Arabia (Association copy)

by Stark, Freya + Signed Christmas Card from Freya Stark

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£160.81

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London: John Murray, 1940. The diary of a visit to Arabia, Bound in original green cloth, some fading to the top and bottom of the spine. Gilt title to spine and gilt signature embossed to front board. Internally clean, bright and sound with numerous b/w photographic plates inc. frontispiece. Foldout map to the rear. Obituary of Dame Freya Stark… Read more
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Lear's Corfu, An Anthology Drawn from the Painter's Letters and Prefaced

by Lear, Edward, (Lawrence Durrell Preface)

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Published
1965
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Corfu: Corfu Travel, 1965. A fine copy of this anthology drawn from Lear's letters and prefaced by Lawrence Durrell, including 8 full page fine illustrations of Corfu, reproduced from the original lithographs. . First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Sunshine and Storm in the East, or Cruises to Cyprus and Constantinople

by Brassey, Mrs

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Published
1881
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£90.06

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London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1881. A very good copy in full blue leather with gilt decoration and gilt arms to front board. marbled end papers, 488pp + 2 folding maps , Previous owner's inscription on second fep, A Voyage in the Sunbeam, describes their journey round the world in 1876-77 with a complement of 43, including family, friends and… Read more
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The Rulers Of The South Sicily, Calabria, Malta Volumes 1 and 2

by Crawford, Francis, Marion

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£25.73

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London: Macmillan & Co, 1900. A very good set of the two volumes. These are bound in original dark blue cloth gilt, t.e.g., Vol I: [xiiipp] + 391pp, indexed, Vol II: [ixpp] + 407pp, indexed, with photogravure plates and text illustrations throughout plus 3 maps (2 foldout). . First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Travellers in Ancient Lands. A Portrait of the Middle East, 1839 - 1919.

by Vaczek, Louis & Buckland, Gail

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1981. A near fine copy in d/w. Contains many black and white photographic illustrations of the Middle East with names and details of the photographers. 202pp,. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. Landscape.
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Edinburgh: H. & J. Pillans, For John Thomson & Co., et al.,, 1821. A good copy bound in half leather. Large folding map of Scotland but lacks one map facing Itinerary. 8 engraved views. ivpp + 168pp + 174pp + List of Plates. Some scattered foxing. A fascinating little volume.. Second Edition. Half Leather. Good. 12mo - over 6¾"… Read more
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