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Travels in Egypt, Nubia, Syria, and Asia Minor by Irby, Charles Mangles, James

IRBY, CHARLES and MANGLES, JAMES. Travels in Egypt, Nubia, Syria, and Asia Minor; during the years 1817 and 1818. PRINTED FOR PRIVATE DISTRIBUTION. London. 1823. PRESENTATION COPY. Quarto. First Edition, [xxxiii], Errata, 560pp. Engraved folding map, 3…

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$1,950.00


A Treatise on Military Finance

A Treatise on Military Finance with an appendix.London 1797. Printed for T. Egerton. In 3 parts plus the appendix, and 4 pages of adverts for military subjects. In Part I, The Present State of the British Forces, includes the history from the period o…

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$250.00


An Aide-de-Camp’s Recollections of Service in China by Cunygnhame

Cunynghame, Arthur An Aide-de-Camp's Recollections of Service in China, a Residence in Hong-Kong, and visits to other islands in the Chinese seas. London, Saunders and Otley. 1844, 2 volumes, First Editions. Binding is the original publisher's Duck-Egg …

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$2,700.00


Tribes of the Hindoo Koosh by Biddulph, Major John, BSC

TRIBES of the HINDOO KOOSH. BIDDULPH, MAJOR JOHN, BSC, Political Officer at Gilgit. CALCUTTA, First Edition, PRESENTATION copy inscribed: "J. Hope from the Author" on title. 1880, vi, 164pp, cixix (appendices), 8vo., Original dark green cloth with lette…

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$3,500.00


China Postal Atlas

POSTAL ATLAS OF CHINAChina Postal Atlas showing the establishments and postal routes in each province. Nanking, Directorate General Posts, 1933. Large folio (62 x 38 cm.). Third edition (2nd edition 1919). "The present issue has been corrected up to vario…

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$4,000.00


A Walk Across Africa by Grant, James

Grant, Captain James Augustus.A Walk Across Africa or Domestic Scenes from my Nile Journey. London, William Blackwood and Sons, 1864. First edition, 8vo, Original green cloth. PRESENTATION copy. Folding map (17 ½" x 35 ½"). The binding's corners have…

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$5,750.00


Journal of a route across India, through Egypt to England by Fitzclarence, Lieut.-Col. George Augustus Frederick

FITZCLARENCE (Lieut.-Col. [George Augustus Frederick]) JOURNAL of a ROUTE ACROSS INDIA, through Egypt, to England. London: John Murray, 1819. First Edition. 4to., pp. [iv] + xxiv+502+[2], complete with 9 fine colored aquatints each with tissue-guard (lig…

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$2,400.00


Narrative of a Mission to Bokhara, in the years 1843-1845 by Wolff, Joseph

Wolff, Joseph Narrative of a Mission to Bokhara, in the Years 1843-1845, to Ascertain the Fate of Colonel Stoddart and Captain Conolly. Edinburgh & London. William Blackwood & Sons. 1848, 5th. Ed. Octavo, XXV, 1 429, 1, pp. Presentation copy Inscribed b…

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$1,250.00


The Dharma Bums by Kerouac, Jack

Jack KerouacThe Dharma Bums. A very nice copy of this classic from the Beat Generation. Viking, New York 1958, pp. 244. First Edition with unclipped dust jacket. Text is clean, unmarked and tight. The original black cloth covers lettered in silver and gr…

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$1,700.00


The Gentleman Angler by By a Gentleman

The Gentleman Angler"Containing short, plain, and easy instructions, whereby the most ignorant beginner may in a short time, become a perfect artist in angling…With several observations on Angle Rods, and Artificial Flies; How to chuse the best hair and…

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$650.00


The Revolt of Democracy by Wallace, Alfred Russel

Wallace, Alfred RusselThe Revolt of Democracy. Cassell and Company, London 1913, 1st edition. With the Life Story of the Author By James Marchant. Pp [6], vii-xlv, 82. Publisher's red cloth with lettering in gilt. Includes the scarce DJ. Condition of the…

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$300.00


Journal of an expedition to explore the course and termination of the Niger. by Richard Lander

Richard Lander ``Journal of an expedition to explore the course and termination of the Niger".London. John Murray 1832. First Edition, 8vo. three volumes. two maps (one folding), two engraved frontis portraits, 5 plates and several illustrations in the te…

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$2,200.00


Travels in Palestine, through the Countries of Bashan and Bilead, East of the River Jordan: by Buckingham, James Silk

Buckingham, James Silk Travels in Palestine, through the Countries of Bashan and Bilead, East of the River Jordan: Including a Visit to the cities of Geraza and Gamala, in the Decapolis.London, Longman, Hurst…, Second Edition, 1822. Two volumes, 8vo. P…

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$1,800.00


Travels amongst the Great Andes of the Equator by Whymper, Edward

WHYMPER, Edward. Travels amongst the Great Andes of the Equator. London: John Murray, 1892. SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY. WITH: Supplementary Appendix. London: John Murray, 1891. WITH: How to Use the Aneroid Barometer. London: John Murray, 1891. Three volu…

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$3,500.00


Journal of an Embassy from the Governor-Genereal of India to the by Crawfurd, John

Crawfurd, JohnJournal of an Embassy from the Governor-General of India to the Courts of Siam and Cochin China. London 1830, second edition, 2 volumes, Colburn and Bentley. 475, 459 pages. 7 folding plates, 13 woodcuts/engravings, 3 engraved maps (2 are …

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$5,000.00


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