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1 (FIENNES, Celia). Edited and with an Introduction by Christopher Morris. With a Foreword by G.M.Trevelyan. The Journeys of Celia Fiennes.
The Cresset Press, London. 1949. Revised Edition. Hardback. DW. Very nice bright copy in worn wrapper that has both a large and a small closed tear to top margin of front cover and is slightly sunned to spine. - 78785 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 (HANDO, Fred) BARBER, Chris (Editor). Hando's Gwent. Volume II
Blorence Books, Abergavenny. 1989. First edition. Large 8vo. Paperback. b&w illustrations. A clean copy, apart from owner's very small signature to title page, in a lightly worn wrapper. 81192 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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3 (MARCO POLO). YULE, Colonel Sir Henry. The Book of Ser Marco Polo. The Venetian Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of The East. Translated and Edited, with Notes by Colonel Sir Henry Yule. Third Edition, Revised Throughout in the Light of Recent Discoveries by Henri Cordier (of Paris). With a Memoir of Henry Yule by his Daughter Amy Frances Yule. IN TWO VOLUMES.
John Murray, London. 1903. Third edition. Hardbacks, NO DW. COMPLETE IN 2 VOLUMES. Maps and Illustrations. Large 8vo. Boards are lightly soiled and a little worn and rubbed. Inner hinges are visible but contents overall are clean and sound in both volumes. A very good set. 81240 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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4 (POLO, Marco). Edited from the Elizabethan Translation of John Hampton. With Introduction, Notes and Appendices by N. M. Penzer. The Most Noble and Famous Travels of Marco Polo. Together with the Travels of Nicolo De'Conti.
Adam and Charles Black, London. 1937. Second revised edition. Hardback with DW. Large 8vo. Fold out map + 10 other maps and illustrations. Page edges very slightly foxed. Contents clean. Wrapper price clipped and browned with small tears to top edge. Spine sunned and closed tear to tail. Generally a clean and sound copy. 72492 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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5 (SKELTON, Reginald. ) Researched and Edited by Judy Skelton. Text by Reginald Skelton. Layout and Design by N. Reardon. The Antarctic Journals of Reginald Skelton. "Another Little Job for the Tinker". (SIGNED).
Reardon Publishing. Cheltenham. 2004. SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION of 150 copies, this being No. 7. SIGNED by Judy Skelton. Hardback, No DW. 4to. Bound in full maroon morocco. gilt with illustration laid down to upper. Illustrated. A stunning volume, contents very clean and fresh, housed in maroon slipcase. Skelton was the chief engineer and official photographer to Captain Scott's Discovery Expedition. Published on the Centenary of the Expedition's Return. 78803 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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6 (THESIGER, Wilfred). MAITLAND, Alexander. Wilfred Thesiger. The Life of the Great Explorer. (SIGNED).
Harper Collins, London 2006 
First edition. DW. Large 8vo. SIGNED by the author to title page + A.L.s. from the author + ephemera + "signed" wraparound band in an envelope, loosely inserted. The A.L.s mentions Thesiger's relationship with his mother, and two words on the second side of the letter are slightly smudged but still legible. Very slight lean to upper board o/w Nr. fine. 60204 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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7 ABBEY GUIDES. The Cotswold Country and its environs.
Abbey Publicity Service, Croydon ND c.1960 
Paperback. b&w illustrations, fold-out map. 152pp inc index. Cover a little worn, with spine somewhat rubbed. Some foxing present, but overall for its age and useage, a nice copy. VG 61935 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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8 ABERIGH-MACKAY, George. Twenty-One Days In India Being The Tour of Sir Ali Baba.
W.H. Allen & Co. London. 1890. Fifth Edition. Hardback. No DW. Red cloth with gilt and bevelled edges. Boards are rubbed with slight damage to lower. Upper and lower hinges cracked and visible with occasional mark and foxing to contents. Ownership signature to front free endpaper o/w a bright handsome copy. 81365 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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9 ABRAHAMS, Peter. Jamaica: An Island Mosaic.
HMSO, London. 1958 
Second impression. DW. Illustrations to end-papers. xv + 284pp. B/w photograph plates + line-drawings to text. Fold-out colour map to rear. Extremities of DW sl. rubbed + two 1cm tears from top edge. VG/VG 63673 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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10 ACKERMANN, Rudolph and INGRAM, James. Ackermann's Oxford. With Notes by H. M. Colvin. King Penguin Book. No. 69.
Penguin Books. 1954 
First edition. DW. 16 colour plates. Slight foxing to end papers. Wrapper slightly browned to edges o/w a very nice copy in decorated boards and wrapper that is very slightly sunned to spine. VG/VG. 60826 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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11 ADAMS, W.H. Davenport. Famous Caverns and Grottoes. Described and Illustrated. With 40 Illustrations.
Thomas Nelson and Sons, London. 1886. First Edition. Hardback. No DW issued. Original illustrated olive cloth, gilt. Engraved frontis., extra vignette title plus 38 illustations as called for. Boards are worn with split to cloth along joint between spine and upper board. Remains of presentation label to front pastedown with occasional mark to contents and small close tear to top margin of pages 171/172, not affecting text o/w a charming copy with wonderful engravings. 77604 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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12 ADAMS, W.H. Davenport. The Isle of Wight. Its History, Topography and Antiquities. With Notes Upon Its Principal Seats, Churches, Manorial Houses, Legendary And Poetical Associations, Geology And Picturesque Localities. Especially Adapted To The Wants Of The Tourist And Excursionist.
T. Nelson and Sons, London. 1888. New and Revised Edition. No DW. Beige boards with red backstrip and colour illustration laid down to front board. Colour frontis with tissue guard + illustrations + map to rear pocket. xii, 323pp including index. Boards are worn and rubbed, slight lean to spine. Previous owner signatures to front pastedown and occasional signs of ageing o/w a lovely copy. VG. 70166 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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13 AINSWORTH, W.F. [Ed.] All Round the World. An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels and Adventures in all parts of the globe.
The Office, London. . n.d. (c1861) 
Purple cloth with embossed decs. and gilt type and decs. to spine with gilt illus. to upper. All page edges gilt. 372pp, 2 columns. Engravings (apparently no maps in this edition.) Extremities sl. rubbed, spine sl. sunned and margins of bds. sl. darkened. VG 34480 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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14 ALEXANDER, Sir Henry. The Cairngorms. Fourth Edition. A Major Revision by Adam Watson, with assistance from J.C.D Donaldson. I.H.M. Smart and G.S. Johnstone. Scottish Mountainerring Club District Guide Books.
The Scottish Mountaineering Trust, Edinburgh. 1968 
Fourth Edition. DW. B/W frontis and illustrations, plus a map to front pastedown and front free end paper. Boards cocked and a little soiled, extremities bumped. Wrapper extremities chipped and a little soiled o/w a nice clean copy. VG-/VG. 36537 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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15 ALLFREE, P.S. Hawks of the Hadhramaut.
Robert Hale, London. 1967 
First edition. Blue cloth, silver to spine. 192pp. B/w photographic plates. Ex-library but by and large very clean. VG/VG 35818 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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16 ALUWIHARE, Sir Richard. The Kandy Esala Perahera. With a Reference to the Raja Perahera to be held in Kandy in connection with The Royal Visit.
The Ceylon Daily News. 1952. First Edition. Hardback. DW. Colour frontis and illustrations. Slim 8vo. Ownership inscription to front endpaper o/w a good copy in worn and chipped wrapper. 82315 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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17 AMEDEO, H. R. H. Prince Luigi Amedeo di Savoia, Duke of the Abruzzi. DE FILIPPI, Filippo (Narrated by). The Ascent of Mount St. Elias. [Alaska]. Narrated by Filippo de Filippi. Illustrated by Vittorio Sella and Translated by Signora Linda Villari with The Author's Supervision.
Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., London. 1900 
First edition, trade. Very large thick 8vo. xvi, 240pp. Frontis. (detached, but present) + 33 photogravure plates, + numerous ills. in text with four large folding panoramics and two folding maps, both coloured, at rear. Original green cloth gilt, extremities worn and rubbed, with head of spine very frayed, slightly affecting title piece, e/ps. browned, armorial bookplate, 4 inch tear to larger map. Some pages and plates coming loose, some occ. foxing o/w a VG copy of an extremely scarce item. 34332 
Price: 650.00 GBP
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18 AMIN, Mohammed, WILLETTS, Duncan, FARROW, Bendan. Lahore.
Ferozsons (Pvt) Ltd, Lahore 1988 
First Edition. 4to. DW. Many colour plates. 136pp. Small tear to upper cover at fore-edge, o/w in excellent condition. 64690 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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19 ANDERSON, Anne M. A. & Alec SWAILES. Kirkby Stephen.
Published by the Authors and printed by Titus Wilson & Son, Kendal, Cumbria. 1985. First edition. Paperback, landscape 8vo. Illustrated throughout. Lovely illustrated textured covers with top corner being very slightly creased. A very clean and fresh copy. 74763 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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20 ANDERSON, J.R.L. The Ulysses Factor. The Exploring Instinct in Man.
Hodder & Stoughton, London. 1970 
First Edition. DW. b&w plates. 352pp. Wrapper scuffed around extremities, with half inch closed tear to foot of upper cover. Just visible damp stain around upper edge. Interior clean and bright. VG+/VG 65607 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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