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Journey To Ollantaytambo--In the Sacred Valley of the Incas (FIRST PRINTING)

Journey To Ollantaytambo--In the Sacred Valley of the Incas (FIRST PRINTING)

by Ethan Hubbard

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1990
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Post Mills, VT: Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 1990. First Printing. Paperback. Fine. Black and White Photographs. Glossy pictorial paper covers with title front and spine; photographer/traveller information on rear with photos. 183 pp. Condition: Fine unmarked book. Full refund if not satisfied.
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In The North Of Our Lives-A Year in the Wilderness of Northern Canada (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
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In The North Of Our Lives-A Year in the Wilderness of Northern Canada (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)

by Christopher Norment

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FIRST EDITION
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1989
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Camden, ME: Down East Books, 1989. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Photographs. Author Inscription. An account of fourteen months spent in the wilderness of northern Canada--of a canoe trip from the Yukon to Hudson Bay and a winter of isolation deep within the Barren Grounds, 250 miles from the nearest settlement. Descriptions of the beauty in the… Read more about this item
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Highways and Byways in Galloway and Carrick (FIRST EDITION)

Highways and Byways in Galloway and Carrick (FIRST EDITION)

by Rev C. H. Dick

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FIRST EDITION
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1916
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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1916. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Hugh Thomson. A detailed travel book of the less visited areas of Scotland. Blue hardcopy, gilt title on cover and spine. Sound binding. Intact fold out map at rear. Illustrations, clean text. xxix, Index, 536 pp. Very good condition. Full refund if not satisfied.
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Alsace-Lorraine (FIRST EDITION)

Alsace-Lorraine (FIRST EDITION)

by George Wharton Edwards

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FIRST EDITION
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1918
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Not Given: Penn Publishing Co, 1918. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Very Good. Illustrated volume bound in blue publishers cloth, red, white and blue coat of arms on front with gilt title; gilded top edge sound binding. Normal shelf wear. Inscription and gift card affixed to front free end paper. Index, 344 pp. Very good condition. Full refund if not… Read more about this item
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London (FIRST EDITION)

London (FIRST EDITION)

by George Wharton Edwards

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FIRST EDITION
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1922
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Philadelphia, PA: The Penn Publishing Company, 1922. FIRST EDITION. Very Good/No Jacket. Rebound hardback, green boards, title on spine. Over 50 plates. Ex-library with notations, stamps, spine numbers. Very good. Full refund if not satisfied.
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A Diary of Edinburgh (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
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A Diary of Edinburgh (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)

by Trevor Royle

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FIRST EDITION
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1981
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Edinburgh: Polygon Books, 1981. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Like New/Near Fine. Richard Demarco. Author Inscription. Hardcover green boards, gilt lettering on spine. Wraparound illustrated dust jacket, slight shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied.
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Encircled Kingdom-Legends and Folktales of Laos

Encircled Kingdom-Legends and Folktales of Laos

by Jewell Reinhart Coburn

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SECOND PRINTING
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1979
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Hardcover
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Thousand Oaks CA: Burn, Hart and Company Publishers, 1979. SECOND PRINTING. Hardcover. Very Good. Nena Grigorian Ullberg. Red hardboard covers with illustration and title on front and spine. Normal shelf wear. Ex-library label inside rear cover. Beautifully illustrated. 80 pp.
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Stanley In Africa. The Wonderful Discoveries And Thrilling Adventures of The Great African Explorer And Other Travelers, Pioneers And Missionaries. Beautifully And Elaborately Illustrated With Engravings, Colored Plats & Maps (FIRST EDITION)
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Stanley In Africa. The Wonderful Discoveries And Thrilling Adventures of The Great African Explorer And Other Travelers, Pioneers And Missionaries. Beautifully And Elaborately Illustrated With Engravings, Colored Plats & Maps (FIRST EDITION)

by James P. Boyd, A.M

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FIRST EDITION
Published
1889
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Philadelphia / St. Louis, Mo: P. W. Ziegler & Co, 1889. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Engravings, Colored Plates and Maps. Hardbound brown boards, gilt lettering on spine; illustrations, many with tissue. Soundly bound. Ex-library with markings, pocket. Clean text. 800 pp. Full refund if not satisfied.
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Livingtone in Africa: His Explorations and Missionary Labors

Livingtone in Africa: His Explorations and Missionary Labors

by Rev. S. A. W. Jewett

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Either 1st or Early Edition
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No date, ca. 1860s
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Cincinnati: Hitchcock & Walden, No date, ca. 1860s. Either 1st or Early Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illustrations. Volume presents the missionary travels of David Livingstone accomplished in South Africa between the years 1840 and 1856. Ten chapters set forth Livingstone's boyhood, discovery of Lake Ngami, encounters with lions and buffalo, voyaging on the rivers, the beauty of scenery… Read more about this item
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West African Folk-Tailes (FIRST EDITION)

West African Folk-Tailes (FIRST EDITION)

by Collected & Arranged by: W.H. Barker and Cecilia Sinclair

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FIRST EDITION
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1917
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London: George G. Harrap & Company, 1917. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illustrations. Section I: Anansi, or Spider, Tales. Section II: Miscellaneous Tales. 183 pp. Black and white photograph frontispiece, thirteen woodcut illustrations. CONDITION: Hardbound green boards, black lettering front and spine. Wear to corners, edges, spotting, rubbing. Previous owner name on endpaper. VG. Full refund if… Read more about this item
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Memoirs of Zehir-Ed-Din in Muhammed Baber, Emperor of Hindustan, written by himself, in the Jaghatai Turki, and translated, partly by the Late John Leyden, Esq., partly by William Erskine, Esq. with Notes and a Geographical and Historical Introduction: Together with a Map of the Countries between the Oxus and Jaxartes, and a Memoir Regarding its Construction, by Charles Waddington, Esq. of the East India Company's Engineers (First Edition. Association Copy belonging to Lafcadio Hearn in Clamshell Case.)
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Memoirs of Zehir-Ed-Din in Muhammed Baber, Emperor of Hindustan, written by himself, in the Jaghatai Turki, and translated, partly by the Late John Leyden, Esq., partly by William Erskine, Esq. with Notes and a Geographical and Historical Introduction: Together with a Map of the Countries between the Oxus and Jaxartes, and a Memoir Regarding its Construction, by Charles Waddington, Esq. of the East India Company's Engineers (First Edition. Association Copy belonging to Lafcadio Hearn in Clamshell Case.)

by Zehir-Ed-Din Muhammed Babar (Author); John Leyden and William Erskine (Translators); Charles Waddington (Memoir regarding map construction)

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First Edition in English
Published
1826
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Hardcover
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London / Edinburgh: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, Paternoster Row; and Cadell and Co. 10, Price's-Street, Edinburgh, 1826. First Edition in English. Hardcover. Very Good. Quarto: 10.5" x 8.25" x 1.75. Illustrated with map. Association copy of Greek-Irish writer and professor, Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904), whose pen name was Yakumo Koizumi. Known for his introduction of Japanese culture… Read more about this item
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Ethiopian Magic Scrolls

Ethiopian Magic Scrolls

by Mercier, Jacques

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First Printing
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1979
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Paperback
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9780807608975
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New York: George Braziller, 1979. First Printing. paperback. Fine. 8x0x11. Illustrated with color and black and white photographs. First Printing. Paperback. Glossy beige and illustrated cover with black text. Filled with many black and white and full color plates. The Ethiopian genius translated into pictorial language on "Magic Scrolls" the antique theory of correspondences between men, animals, stars,… Read more about this item
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Report of an Expedition Down the Zuni and Colorado Rivers (From the Executive Documents of the United States Senate, 32nd Congress, 2d Session; Executive No. 59)
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Report of an Expedition Down the Zuni and Colorado Rivers (From the Executive Documents of the United States Senate, 32nd Congress, 2d Session; Executive No. 59)

by Captain L. Sitgreaves, S.W. Woodhouse, Edward Hallowell, S. F. Baird, Charles Girard, and Professor John Torrey

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1853
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Washington D.C: Robert Armstrong, Public Printer; The United States Senate, 1853. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Illustrated . Bound in full leather, covers bear blind tooled decorative border. Spine is adorned with two leather labels, red and black, stamped in gilt lettering reading "Senate Document, 2d Session, 32nd Congress. 1852-53". This Executive Document No. 59 is accompanied by numerous… Read more about this item
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Picturesque Asia and Africa together with Strange Sights in Zulu-Land the Whole Containing a Vast treasury of Fascinating Narratives, Strange Adventures and Thrilling Experiences

Picturesque Asia and Africa together with Strange Sights in Zulu-Land the Whole Containing a Vast treasury of Fascinating Narratives, Strange Adventures and Thrilling Experiences

by Chester R. Stratton

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1910
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Unknown: Unknown, 1910. Hardcover. Very Good . Black and White Engravings. Hardcover. Bound in blue cloth. Cover has white text and a White text on the spine red stamped border and decoration around a full color illustration. Contains two full color engravings and 100 black and white engravings. 254pp.<br><br>CONDITION: Bumped corners. Title partially worn off the spine.… Read more about this item
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The Japan Expedition.: Japan and Around the World an Account of Three Visits to the Japanese Empire with Sketches of Madeira, St,. Helena, Cape of Good Hope, Mauritius, Ceylon, Singapore, China, and Loo-Choo (First Edition)

The Japan Expedition.: Japan and Around the World an Account of Three Visits to the Japanese Empire with Sketches of Madeira, St,. Helena, Cape of Good Hope, Mauritius, Ceylon, Singapore, China, and Loo-Choo (First Edition)

by J. W. Spalding

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First Edition
Published
1855
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New York : Redfield, 1855. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good . Black and White Illustrations. First Edition. Hardcover. bound in blue cloth with blind stamped borders on the covers and gilt lettering on the spine. Eight illustrations in tint. This book is a firsthand account of three visits to the Japanese empire with sketches of Madeira, St. Helena,… Read more about this item
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Me and My Beloved Virgin and More Tales Me and My Beloved Virgin (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)
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Me and My Beloved Virgin and More Tales Me and My Beloved Virgin (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

by Guy H. Benjamin

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1981
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New York : Benjamin's Publishing, 1981. SECOND PRINTING. Hardcover. Like New/Fine. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, Second Printing. Guy H Benjamin shares the revelations he came to understand in the years he spent growing up on the island of St. John, V.I. A delightful read for anyone interested in the lifestyle of the Caribbean. CONDITION: Hardbound black… Read more about this item
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Official Programme of Celebrations 11-16th July, 1938 and Royal Visit 14 July, 1938

Official Programme of Celebrations 11-16th July, 1938 and Royal Visit 14 July, 1938

by Centenary Celebrations Committee

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1938
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Great Britain: Stanford & Mann Ltd, 1938. Paperback. Very Good. The Official Programme, July 11-16, 1938, celebrating centennial of Birmingham, England. Schedule of appearances of Royalty, exhibitions, decorations and advertisements. Thirty-eight pages, stapled binding, illustrated full color cover and advertisement on back. Very good. Full refund if not satisfied.
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The Natural History & Antiquities of Selborne & A Garden Kalendar in Two Volumes (Signed, Limited Edition Set)
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The Natural History & Antiquities of Selborne & A Garden Kalendar in Two Volumes (Signed, Limited Edition Set)

by Gilbert White (Author); R. Bowdler Sharpe (Editor); S. Reynolds Holk (Introduction)

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Signed, Limited Edition
Published
1900
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Hardcover
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London: S. T. Freemantle in Picadilly, 1900. Signed, Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 10.5" 7.75" x 2.5" (respectively). J. G. Keulemans, Herbert Railton and Edmund J. Sullivan. Signed by Editor and Artists. SIGNED. LIMITED EDITION, 1900. TWO VOLUMES, COMPLETE. This large-paper edition is limited to 160 copies, of which this is number 97. Signed by the editor and… Read more about this item
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park: North Carolina, Tennessee

Great Smoky Mountains National Park: North Carolina, Tennessee

by No Author Listed

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Copyright 1972
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Charlotte NC: Aerial Photography Services, Inc, Copyright 1972. Paperback. Very Good +. Various Photographers. Full color wraparound pictorial paper covers, stapled binding. Eighty-eight full natural color photographs of scenes and animals of the Great Smokies. Map of Tennessee and North Carolina inside rear cover. Unpaginated. Full refund if not satisfied.
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Blue Ridge Parkway: Virginia-North Carolina

Blue Ridge Parkway: Virginia-North Carolina

by No Author Listed

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No Date Listed c. 1970
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West Nyack, NY: Dexter Press, No Date Listed c. 1970. Paperback. Very Good +. Aerial Photography Services. Pictorial wraparound covers, stapled binding. Eighty-nine full color photographs of the scenes along the Blue Ridge Parkway joining the Shenandoah National Park with the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Map of route within rear cover. Very Good+ condition. Unpaginated. Full… Read more about this item
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