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Grant Allen's Historical Guides: Florence, Allen, Grant; Revised by J.W. and A.M. Cruickshank
1 Grant Allen's Historical Guides: Florence
Allen, Grant; Revised by J.W. and A.M. Cruickshank

E. Grant Richards 1906, Revised Edition. Very Good; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 301 pp., bound in green flexible cloth cover, gilt lettering. Not illustrated. Linen bookmark detached from binding. Solid binding; light edge wear. Light spotting on front cover. Previous owner's name, date (1907) on front endpaper. Interior pages very clean, bright, unmarked. 30045 
Price: 27.00 USD
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La Ruta de Hernán Cortés, Benitez, Fernando
2 La Ruta de Hernán Cortés
Benitez, Fernando

Fondo de Cultura Economica 1950, First Printing (stated). Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 257 pp bound in clay colored cloth. Illustrated with black & white contextual drawings and full page color illustrations. Bright, clean boards, mild wear on spine. Firmly bound. Crisp, clean pages, no names or markings. Jacket rubbed; numerous shallow chips & tears on edges. Protected in new mylar sleeve. 30299 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Aegean Islands; the Cyclades, or; Life among the Insular Greeks; including An Introduction to Cycladic Archaeology and Folklore, Bibliography, Appendices, and Index, Bent, James Theodore
3 Aegean Islands; the Cyclades, or; Life among the Insular Greeks; including An Introduction to Cycladic Archaeology and Folklore, Bibliography, Appendices, and Index
Bent, James Theodore

Argonaut 1966, Enlarged edition. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; New and Enlarged Edition; including An Introduction to Cycladic Archaeology and Folklore, Bibliography, Appendices, and Index; Al.N. Oikonomides. 592 pp. bound in grey cloth; illustrated with black & white photos, 8 maps. Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. In price-clipped jacket with moderate rubbing on folds; shallow chipping at spine ends. Protected in new clear sleeve. 30491 
Price: 40.50 USD
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Letters of Travel, Brooks, Phillips
4 Letters of Travel
Brooks, Phillips

E.P. Dutton & Co. 1893, First Edition. Very Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Phillips Brooks (December 13, 1835 – January 23, 1893) was an American Episcopal clergyman and author, serving most notably as the Rector of Boston's Trinity Church. Letters selected from correspondence during two journeys, first in 1865-66 and then in 1882-83, and shorter summer trips. (inc. Europe, India, and Japan). 386 pp. bound in burgundy cloth; gilt rules and lettering; top edge gilt. Same date of 1893 on title & verso, indicating first editon. Clean, bright cover; moderate wear & shallow splits in cloth at spine ends. Binding solid, though hinges creaky. Brief gift notation. Pages very clean, bright. 30300 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Buffalo Roost, Cheley, F. H.
5 Buffalo Roost
Cheley, F. H.

Eaton and Mains 1913, First Edition. Very Good; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7˝" - 8" tall; 364 pages, bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering. Paste down illustration on front cover -- photo of author. 11 illustrations, including frontis, mostly photographs. Bright clean cover, solid binding, Modest wear to extremities; trace of scuffing to back cover. Pages overall clean, moderately tanned, no names or markings. Soil in the gutter of pages 14, 15. 29165 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Antarctic Odyssey:  Endurance and Adventure in the Farthest South, Collier, Graham; and Patricia Graham Collier
6 Antarctic Odyssey: Endurance and Adventure in the Farthest South
Collier, Graham; and Patricia Graham Collier
0786706538 / 9780786706532
Carroll & Graf Publishers 1999, First American Edition. Signed by Author Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by author Graham Collier, with generic insciption "Best Wishes". Bright clean cover; tight binding. Interior crisp. Dust jacket lightly rubbed on front panel. ; Signed by Author 29535 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Man-Eaters of Kumaon, Corbett, Jim
7 Man-Eaters of Kumaon
Corbett, Jim

Oxford University Press 1946, First American Edition. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 235 pp. bound in orange cloth; maps on endpapers; illustrated with black & white photos. This copy, First American Edition, Stated (originally published in India 1944). Firmly bound book; light sunning to cover; Tashallow fraying to head of spine; cloth on bottom corner tips moderately worn. Clean, intact pages; no names or markings. Mild age-toning. Bright clean dust jacket with numerous chips & tears. Tape remnants on underside. Original price of $2.00 intact on jacket flap. Protected in new clear sleeve. 30577 
Price: 25.20 USD
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Magic and Mystery in Tibet, David-Neel, Alexandra
8 Magic and Mystery in Tibet
David-Neel, Alexandra

University Books 1958, Reprint. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages in cloth. Light wear at spine ends. Sharp corners, firm binding. Interior clean, unmarked; lightly age-toned. Price-clipped jacket quite clean & bright, a few shallow chips on edges; 1/2" tear at base of spine. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27998 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Of Bench and Bear's;  Alaska's Bear Hunting Judge, Folta, Richard C.
9 Of Bench and Bear's; Alaska's Bear Hunting Judge
Folta, Richard C.
0937708054 / 9780937708057
Great Northwest Publishing 1986, First Edition Stated. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First Edition Stated. 206 pp. bound in blue cloth; illustrated with black & white photos; hand-drawn maps of kill locations. Bright, clean, tight book; slight fading to spine. Pages crisp; no names or markings. In jacket with rubbing on edges, crease along center of spine. 30580 
Price: 40.50 USD
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From the Nets of a Salmon Fisherman  A Young Man's Adventure in Survial and Discovery in the Yukon Territory, Forrer, Eric
10 From the Nets of a Salmon Fisherman A Young Man's Adventure in Survial and Discovery in the Yukon Territory
Forrer, Eric
0385021798 / 9780385021791
Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1973, First Edition Stated. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7˝" - 8" tall; Attractively bound in bright blue cloth with silver decoration; pictorial endpapers. Bright, clean, tightly bound book, sharp corners. Endpapers darkened at seams. Pages clean, crisp, unmarked. Jacket tanned on edges; quite tanned on spine; 1/2" closed tear on top edge. Original price intact on flap. 30429 
Price: 31.50 USD
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St. Petersburgh, [Volume I only] : A Journal of Travels to and From That Capital; Through Flanders, The Rhenish Provinces, Prussia, Russia, Poland, Silesia, Saxony, The Federated States of Germany, and France., Granville, A. B.  (Augustus Bozzi, 1783-1872)
11 St. Petersburgh, [Volume I only] : A Journal of Travels to and From That Capital; Through Flanders, The Rhenish Provinces, Prussia, Russia, Poland, Silesia, Saxony, The Federated States of Germany, and France.
Granville, A. B. (Augustus Bozzi, 1783-1872)

H. Colburn 1828, Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; London; Ex-Library; Volume I only of two volume set. 555 pages, re-bound in gray-green library casing. Edition unknown. Bound without title page, preface, or beginning of table of contents. Several of the preliminaries out of sequence. Text appears complete from pages 1-555; 43 illustrations including full-page plates, maps, vignettes. Fold-out map at back of book -- St. Petersburgh- Buildings of the City from a 1827 Plan, published in 1828. Binding shows only minor use; light smudging on back cover.. Internals bright, clean; light foxing in the margins of many pages. Edges of text block show light tanning. Appears unread. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 22255 
Price: 67.50 USD
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Gleanncholmcille: A Guide to 5,000 Years of History in Stone, Herity, Michael
12 Gleanncholmcille: A Guide to 5,000 Years of History in Stone
Herity, Michael

Na Clocha Breaca 1998, Revised Edition. Very Good+; Softcover; Small 8vo 7˝" - 8" tall; 64 pp., in pictorial wraps. Guide book to Ireland stone locations from Teelin Bay west to Malin Beg and north to Port with photos and map. Crisp, clean, tight. Short crease on corner tip front cover. 30058 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Roman Holidays and Others, Howells, William Dean
13 Roman Holidays and Others
Howells, William Dean

Harper & Brothers Publishers 1908, First Edition. Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First Trade Edition -- BAL 9791. 302 [303] pages, bound in sage green cloth, stamped in gilt and red. Top edge gilt. 51 plates, plus frontispiece. Lovely bright cover; gilt quite bright & intact; edges of spine, bottom edge, corner tips, lightly worn. Very tips of corners a bit soft. Solid binding. Lengthy gift notation written on front endpaper; no other markings. Interior quite clean and bright. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 28154 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Condor and the Cows, Isherwood, Christopher
14 The Condor and the Cows
Isherwood, Christopher

Random House 1949, First Printing Stated. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 217 pages. Black cloth-backed cover; tweed like paper covered boards. Dark gray top edge. Endpapers illustrated with maps. Black & white photos by William Caskey. About Fine book, clean nicely preserved; sharp corners, tight binding. Interior also bright and clean. Small dime-size fade mark on gray top-stain. Dust jacket shows shallow fraying at spines, 1/2" closed tear. Original price of $3.50 intact on flap. 29171 
Price: 31.50 USD
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A Russian Journey from Suzdal to Samarkand, Jacob, Alaric
15 A Russian Journey from Suzdal to Samarkand
Jacob, Alaric
0809083507 / 9780809083503
Hill and Wang 1969, First American Edition. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 160 pases, bound in blue cloth. Illustrated with nurmerous b & w sketches and several color drawings by Paul Hogarth. Clean, bright cover, solid binding; modest wear to base of spine, extremities. Interior crisp, unmarked. In bright jacket with touch of soil, 1" closed tear at base of spine, light rubbing on edges. 28590 
Price: 22.50 USD
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