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Half Hours in the Wide West. Over Mountains, Rivers, and Prairies.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, William Isbister: 1880

Seller ID: 1546

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xii, 345 pages, numerous b/w illustrations. Rebound in brown cloth, new endpapers. All edges gilt. Account of a voyage through Canada, from New York to California, then through Mexico. View more info

Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and Monthly Record of Geography. New Monthly Series. Vol. XIII., 1891.

By: N/A

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: London, Royal Geographical Society: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3876

Condition: Good


viii, 780 pages, coloured folding maps and b/w illustrations (all present). Front and rear covers detached, lacks spine. View more info

Travels in Africa.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3962

Condition: Good+


136 pages, frontispiec, map and several text illustrations. Covers slightly soiled, ink stains on front endpaper, old name on title page. View more info

54 Vues. Souvenir d'Alger & Environs.

By: N/A

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Alger, No Date, Ca. 1900, Depot A. Fareau:

Seller ID: 3306

Condition: Good+


54 b/w photos. No text except captions. Paper slightly browned. Photos show scenes of the harbour, city, street scenes, women (one photo showing a woman with exposed breast). View more info

The New-York Traveller; Containing Railroad, Steamboat, Canal Packet, and Stage Routes Through the State of New York. Also Other Information Useful to Travellers.

By: N/A

Price: $245.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Disturnell: 1845

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4306

Condition: Very Good


48 pages, old name and bookplate on front endpapers, lovely copy of a scarce item. View more info

The Picturesque Pocket Companion to Margate, Ramsgate, Broadstairs, and the parts adjacent. Illustrated with One Hundred and Twenty Engravings on Wood, by G. W. Bonner.

By: N/A

Price: $240.00 USD

Publisher: London, William Kidd: 1831

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4511

Condition: Nearly Very Good


iii, 215 pages, all plates and illustrations present, original paper titling label on front cover is slightly darkened and has a small piece of one corner missing, old name and date on front endpaper. A nice copy of a delightful book. View more info

Naaukeurige Versameling der Gedenk-waardigste Zee en Land-reysen, na Oost en West-Indien, [.] Zedert het Jaar 1601 to 1605.

By: N/A

Price: $2,750.00 USD

Publisher: Leiden, Pieter Van Der Aa: 1707

Edition: First Dutch Edition

Seller ID: 5516

Condition: Good


Naaukeurige Versameling der Gedenk-waardigste Zee en Land-reysen, na Oost en West-Indien, Mitsgaders andere Gewesten, ter eerster Ontdekking enn soo vervolgens van Verscheyde Volkeren, meerendels door Vorsten, op Maatschappyen Derwaarts gefonden, gedaan, Zedert het Jaar 1601 to 1605. Waar van eenige noyt gedrukt, andere nu eerst uyt haar Oorspronkelijke Taalen overgeset, en sommige merkelijk verbeterd zijn; Zijnde een waaragtige en bondage Beschrijving van veele vreemde ... View more info

The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London. Volume the Second.

By: N/A

Price: $340.00 USD

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1832

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5507

Condition: Very Good


iv, [4], 342 pages, no maps or plates. Contains among other articles: Is the Quorra the same river as the Nigir of the Ancients?; Notes on a Part of the Eastern Desert of Egypt, A Passage from Europe to Java; Notes of two Expeditions up the Essequibo and Mazaroony Rivers in 1830 and 1831; Some Remarks relative to the geography of the Maldiva Islands; Accounts of the Cossyahs; Brief View of the Progress of Interior Discovery in new South Wales; Notices on New Zealand; Par... View more info

Scheeps-Togt Van Mr. Edward Heynes, Van Suratte Na Mocha. Gedaan in Hert Jaar 1618.

By: N/A

Price: $350.00 USD

Publisher: Leiden, Pieter Van Der Aa: 1707

Edition: First Dutch Edition

Seller ID: 5517

Condition: Very Good


26 pages, 4 pages of index. Rebound in brown cloth hard cover. Rare early description of the port of Mocha in Yemen. View more info

Handbook of Information for the Colonies and India 1890 - 1.

By: N/A

Price: $165.00 USD

Publisher: Brisbane, British India & Queensland Agency: 1890

Seller ID: 5800

Condition: Very Good


152 pages, plus 31 pages of advertising. 3 coloured charts, 12 illustrations (mostly sepia toned) of Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Gladstone, Rockhampton, Mackay, Townsville, Cairns, Thursday Island, Noumea - New Caledonia and the head offices of the Australian United Steam Navigation Company. View more info

Proyecto Cerro Rabon: 1990-1994, Oaxaca, Mexico.

By: N/A

Price: $34.00 USD

Publisher: Basel, Speleo Projects: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007469

ISBN: 3908495032

Condition: Very Good


192 pages, b/w photos, maps, drawings. 2 name stamps on front endpaper. English, French, German and Spanish Edition. View more info

Voyages and Adventures of Jack Halliard, with Captain Morrell.

By: N/A

Price: $575.00 USD

Publisher: Boston and Cincinnati, Russell, Odiorne: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008348

Condition: Good


142 pages, frontispiece, illustrated title page, 16 other illustrations. Front cover detached, wear to covers and spine. This is the first edition from 1833. There was a second edition in 1834. Based on Captain Benjamin Morrell's 'Narrative of Four Voyages', which was published in 1832. The book covers voyages in the Antarctic, Falkland Islands, South Shetland Islands, Patagonia, Chile, Subantarctic, Valparaiso, Massacre islands (Carteret Islands), etc. View more info

Terrae Incognitae: The Journal of the Society for the History of Discoveries. Volume 48.1. April 2016.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Taylor & Francis: 2016

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 008352

Condition: As New


97 pages, b/w illustrations. Lauren Beck: The feminine subject in the history of discovery and exploration; Lauren Beck: Exchanges about discovery and exploration; Judith Tyner: Mapping women - scholarship on women in the history of cartography; Genevieve Carlton: Viewing the world - women, religion, and the audience for maps in early modern Venice; Douglas Wilkie: Femina Incognita - Alexnadre Dumas's Madame Giovanni; Genna Duplisea: Writing in the masculine: Gertruse Lo... View more info

Rambles in Kent

By: N/A

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: London, J. Mead:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008393

Condition: Good


xii, 191 pages. 62 text illustrations and six steel plates, cloth on spine starting to split otherwise very good. Old name and date 1859 on front endpaper. Describes Croydon, Beddington, Addington, Reigate, Holmsdale, Dorking, MersthamGodstone, Bletchingley, Nutfield, Tanbridge, Oxted, Limpsfield, Horne, Lingfield, Sterborough, Edenbridge, Buckhurst, Westerham, Penshurst, Tunbridge, Wells, Mayfield, Maidstone, East Peckham, West Peckham, Nettlested, Wateringbury, Hadlow,... View more info

The Hakluyt Society. List of Members 1996.

By: N/A

Price: $14.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt Society: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008489

Condition: Very Good


92 pages. Lists individual members and institutional members, categorized by country. View more info

The Hakluyt Society. Prospectus with List of Publications and Maps 1952.

By: N/A

Price: $22.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt Society: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008490

Condition: Good


lii pages, name stamp on title page, front cover soiled. View more info

The Hakluyt Society. Prospectus with List of Publications and Maps 1952.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt Society: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008491

Condition: Good


lii pages.Name stamp on title page. View more info

Lost Cities Brought to Light.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ca. 1880, Religious Tract Society: 0

Seller ID: 2989

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial Cloth. Very Good. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. iv, 127 pages, many illustrations. A very clean copy of a chaming book on Egypt, Tyre, Nineveh and Babylon View more info

New Zealand Tours & Excursions. Taranaki

By: N/A

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 0

Seller ID: 008644

Condition: Good


58 pages, maps, photos. Wear on spine. We are also selling other books from this series which was published in the late 1890s. View more info

New Zealand Tours & Excursions. The Pelorus and Queen Charlotte Sounds and marlborough District

By: N/A

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 0

Seller ID: 008645

Condition: Good


24 pages, maps, photos. Wear on spine. We are also selling other books from this series which was published in the late 1890s. View more info

New Zealand Tours & Excursions. Nelson

By: N/A

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 0

Seller ID: 008646

Condition: Good


29 pages, maps, photos. Wear on spine. We are also selling other books from this series which was published in the late 1890s. View more info

New Zealand Tours & Excursions. Wanganui

By: N/A

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 0

Seller ID: 008647

Condition: Good


39 pages, maps, photos. Wear on spine. Rear cover detached, front cover almost detached. We are also selling other books from this series which was published in the late 1890s. View more info

New Zealand Tours & Excursions. Rotorua

By: N/A

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 0

Seller ID: 008648

Condition: Good


64 pages, maps, photos. Wear on spine. Front cover detached, tape repair, wear on spine and rear cover. We are also selling other books from this series which was published in the late 1890s. View more info

THE GREAT CIRCLE - Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History - Volume 11, No.2. 1989

By: N/A

Price: $9.00 USD

Publisher: Australian Association for Maritime History: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009006

Condition: Very Good


72 pages, maps, illustrations. Articles: A.K. Cavanagh: The Return of the First Fleet Ships: Lady Penrhyn, Scarborough, Charlotte, Alexander, Friendship, Prince of Wales, Borrowdale, Fishburn and Golden Grove. W.A.R. Richardson: An Indian Ocean Pilgrimage in search of an island. The islands of Romeros or Romeiros: Saint Paul and Amsterdam. View more info

To the South Sea: The Malaspina Expedition 1789-1794.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Ministerion de asuntos exteriores: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009088

Condition: Very Good


Exhibition catalogue for an exhibition for the 200 year anniversary of the exhibition under the command of Spanish admiral Alejandro Malaspina. This exhibtion toured New Zealand and Australia in 1993-94. 6 pages with text and b/w illustrations. View more info

The Geographical Journal. Vol. 131 Part 2. June 1965.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Royal Geographical Society: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009131

Condition: Very Good


x, 161-312 pages, several b/w plates and maps. Contains among others articles on the impact of the channel tunnel, Lucas Janzoon Waghenaer, the Pamir glaciers, Kjove island in East Greenland, etc. View more info

The Geographical Journal. Vol. 131 Part 2. June 1965.

By: N/A

Price: $48.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Royal Geographical Society: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009132

Condition: Very Good


x, 161-312 pages, several b/w plates and maps. Contains among others articles on the impact of the channel tunnel, Lucas Janzoon Waghenaer, the Pamir glaciers, Kjove island in East Greenland, etc. View more info

The Geographical Journal. Vol. 131 Part 2. June 1965.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Royal Geographical Society: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009133

Condition: Very Good


x, 161-312 pages, several b/w plates and maps. Contains among others articles on the impact of the channel tunnel, Lucas Janzoon Waghenaer, the Pamir glaciers, Kjove island in East Greenland, etc. View more info

Rovings in the Pacific from 1837 to 1849: With a Glance at California. 2 Volumes.

By: A Merchant [Edward Lucett]

Price: $950.00 USD

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans: 1851

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3355

Condition: Good


xii, 351, 32; xi, 371 pages. 4 beautiful colour plates showing scenes in Tahiti. Rebacked some time ago, original spine laid down, one small area of wormholing on gutter of front endpaper in vol. 1. From the collection of James Lyle Young with his name on the title page. Young was a Pacific trader who later on lived in Papeete, Tahiti. View more info

Life And Labour Of The People Of India.

By: Abdullah Yusuf Ali

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: London, Murray: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1458

Condition: Good


xii, 360 pages, coloured frontispiece and 8 b/w illustrations. Covers rubbed and mottled, otherwise a clean copy. View more info