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Takhlis al Ibriz fi Talkhis Bariz OR al Rihla al Pariziyya (The Extraction of Gold or an Overview of Paris)

Takhlis al Ibriz fi Talkhis Bariz OR al Rihla al Pariziyya (The Extraction of Gold or an Overview of Paris) by Rifa'a al Tahtawi

Rifa'a Rafi' al Tahtawi (1801-1873) was born in the village of Tahta, Sohag, the same year the French troops evacuated Egypt. He...

$5,000.00
CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett- 2 Volumes in 1

CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett- 2 Volumes in 1 by N. P. Willis

26, Ivy Lane, London-UK: George Virtue, 1842. CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett- 2 Volumes in 1- Text...

$2,195.00
THE HEART OF THE ANTARCTIC

THE HEART OF THE ANTARCTIC by Shackleton, Ernest H

William Heinemann, 1909. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition, Trade issue, 2 Volumes; Vol...

£241.50
RELATIVITY. The Special And The General Theory. Signed

RELATIVITY. The Special And The General Theory. Signed by Einstein, Albert

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1921. Third Edition Signed. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. New York: Henry Holt and Compan...

$18,750.00
Double Investigation of the Southern Polar Ocean and the Voyage Around the World 1819-1821 - Reprint

Double Investigation of the Southern Polar Ocean and the Voyage Around the World 1819-1821 - Reprint by Bellingshausen, Fabian Gottlieb Thaddeus von

As a prominent cartographer, Bellingshausen was appointed to command the Russian circumnavigation of the globe in 1819-1821, int...

$7,800.00
Great Museums of the World

Great Museums of the World by Newsweek, Inc. and Arnoldo Mondadori, editors

New York: Newsweek, Inc, 1967 thru 1970. First editions thus, First printings thus. Hardcover. AS NEW/NEAR FINE. ORIGINAL UNCL...

$125.00
John L. Stoddard

John L. Stoddard's Lectures (complete 15 volume set) by John L. Stoddard

Fine. Fifteen volumes complete in matching bindings. 1897-1909. Minimal wear, far less than age would suggest. No markings of an...

$245.00
Burton Holmes Travelogues 12 Vols

Burton Holmes Travelogues 12 Vols by Burton Holmes

Chicago/New York: The Travelogue Bureau, 1918. Flexible faux Leather Bindings w/gilt spine lettering and page edges, Travelogue ...

$250.00
Historical Fragments Of The Mogul Empire, Of The Morattoes, And Of The English Concerns In Indostan; From The Year M.DC.LIXÖ

Historical Fragments Of The Mogul Empire, Of The Morattoes, And Of The English Concerns In Indostan; From The Year M.DC.LIXÖ by ORME, Robert [1728-1801]

London: Printed For F.Wingrave, 1805. Second Enlarged Edition (first: 1782). Newly added in this edition are an account of the ...

$1,498.50
THE LIFE AND EXPLORATIONS OF DAVID LIVINGSTONE, LL.D.- with extracts form Last Journal by Rev. E. A. Manning

THE LIFE AND EXPLORATIONS OF DAVID LIVINGSTONE, LL.D.- with extracts form Last Journal by Rev. E. A. Manning by John S. Roberts

Boston: B. B. Russell Co., 1875. THE LIFE AND EXPLORATIONS OF DAVID LIVINGSTONE, LL.D.- John S. Roberts- including extracts from...

$149.95
THE WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD, ANTARCTIC 1910 - 1913

THE WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD, ANTARCTIC 1910 - 1913 by Apsley Cherry-Garrard

Constable, London, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition, 2 volumes;Rare first ...

£1,509.38
Mir'at al Haramain aw al rihlat ul Hijaziyya wa l Hajj wa masha'iruhu ad Diniyya (View of the tow holy sanctuaries, or travels in Hejaz and the Hajj and it's religious ceremonies)

Mir'at al Haramain aw al rihlat ul Hijaziyya wa l Hajj wa masha'iruhu ad Diniyya (View of the tow holy sanctuaries, or travels in Hejaz and the Hajj and it's religious ceremonies) by Ibrahim Rif'at

Cairo: Dar ul Kutub al- Misriyya, the National library press, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾...

$5,000.00
All Around the World, An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels and Adventures in All Parts of the Globe Volume IV

All Around the World, An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels and Adventures in All Parts of the Globe Volume IV by Ainsworth, W.F. (Editor)

New York: Selmar Hess This heavy volume was one of a series of books on geography, history, and travel published by Selmar Hess ...

$247.99
JOHN L. STODDARD'S LECTURES, COMPLETE IN 15 VOLUMES

JOHN L. STODDARD'S LECTURES, COMPLETE IN 15 VOLUMES by JOHN L. STODDARD

CHICAGO & BOSTON: GEO. L. SHUMAN & CO., 1925 BEAUTIFUL SET OF BOOKS. PREPARED FROM STODDARD'S LECTURES AROUND THE WO...

$220.50
Voyage au Caucase chez les Tcherkesses & les Abkhases en Colchide, en Géorgie, en Arménie et en Crimée (1843) - Reprint

Voyage au Caucase chez les Tcherkesses & les Abkhases en Colchide, en Géorgie, en Arménie et en Crimée (1843) - Reprint by DUBOIS DE MONTPÉREUX Frédéric

Dubois de Montpéreux spent the years 1832-34 exploring the Caucasus, the Crimea and the Ukraine. This important work with its s...

$9,900.00



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