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Image for The Geographical Journal [ July to December, 1904 ]

The Geographical Journal [ July to December, 1904 ]

By: N/A

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Geographical Society: 1904

Seller ID: 097117

Condition: Near Very Good


July to December, 1904. viii,759 pages, illustrated, folding plates. lacking map Western Uganda. Bound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt stamp. Binding lightly rubbed, dusty, library number on spine. Binding in good solid condition. Internally, very occasional library stamp or mark, [ about 10 in all ], some light spotting. Pages and plates/maps in good condition throughout. A good solid copy. View more info

Image for The World in Miniature. Illyria and Dalmatia [ Complete in 2 Volumes, with All 32 Coloured Plates ]

The World in Miniature. Illyria and Dalmatia [ Complete in 2 Volumes, with All 32 Coloured Plates ]

By: Ackermann R. [ Publisher ]

Price: £280.00

Publisher: London, R. Ackermann: 1820

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097629

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches. Collation, xviii,146pp, 185pp, 32 coloured plates, complete as listed. Bound in later cloth, with leather title labels. Cloth lightly rubbed, slightly faded. Both volumes in good clean firm condition. Internally, light offsetting opposite plates. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice clean set. View more info

Image for picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians [ 50 Hand Coloured Plates ]

picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians [ 50 Hand Coloured Plates ]

By: Alexander William

Price: £525.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Thomas M'lean: 1814

Seller ID: 097682

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches. Collation, xv,50 coloured plates, each plate with accompanying text. Bound in modern half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt tooling, leather title label, marble endpapers. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, frontis lacking secition of margin, laid down, title page slightly grubby, last plate grubby, accompanying text page grubby, with loss on corners, laid down. Text and plates, [ other than thos... View more info

Image for The History of Timur-Bec, known by the name of Tamerlain the Great, emperor of the Moguls and Tartars. [ Volume 1 Only ]

The History of Timur-Bec, known by the name of Tamerlain the Great, emperor of the Moguls and Tartars. [ Volume 1 Only ]

By: Ali, Sharaf al-Din Yazd.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J. Darby: 1723

Seller ID: 096397


Volume 1 only. Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, xxxi,[1],542,pp, 2 folding maps. Bound in full calf. Binding worn, both boards detached. Text block holding firm. Internally, some occasional light spotting or browning. Pages in good clean condition. View more info

Image for A New and Complete History of the County of York Illustrated By a Series of Views  Engraved on Steel from Original Drawings By Nathaniel Whittock

A New and Complete History of the County of York Illustrated By a Series of Views Engraved on Steel from Original Drawings By Nathaniel Whittock

By: Allen Thomas

Price: £475.00

Publisher: London, I. T. Hinton: 1828

Edition: Large Paper Copy

Seller ID: 009050

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 3 volumes.Large paper copy, with plates on Indian paper. Only 80 of the large paper copies were supposedly printed.Collation.x + 491pp, ii + 598pp, ii + 550pp, 142 engraved plates. Bound in half calf, calf corners, marble boards, flat ornate gilt bands, full marble edges. Each volume have been rebacked, ( not recently ) , retaining most of the original spines, corners of boards rubbed and worn with some wear loss. Generally all 3 bindings in good clean firm c... View more info

Image for Palestine with 265 Photogravures

Palestine with 265 Photogravures

By: Almagia Prof Roberto [ Preface Ch Weizmann ]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Rome, Luciano Morpurgo: 1932

Seller ID: 098215

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 9 3/4 x 7 inches. 173,[8]pp, frontispiece map, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering, map in red. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor wear, faded. Generally binding in good condition. Internally, library bookplate on free endpaper, 2 library numbers written in hand, I can't see any other library marks. Pages have some light tanning, a few edges brittle, one page slightly loose. Pages in good clean condition. A good cop... View more info

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The Okavango River: a Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure

By: Andersson Charles John

Price: £650.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett Publishers: 1861

Seller ID: 097388

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Collation, xxi,364pp, wood engraved frontispiece of an African elephant, engraved title page with a vignette - a portrait of the author, additional title page,,15 plates, complete as listed. Bound in original publishers cloth. At some time the cloth has been restored, but has lost most of the original gilt, and is quite faded.. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, text block bound slightly to tightly, a couple of brown spot marks ... View more info

Image for The South American Handbook [ South & Central America, Mexico, Cuba ]

The South American Handbook [ South & Central America, Mexico, Cuba ]

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Trade & Travel Publications Ltd: 1942

Seller ID: 096902

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 7 x 5 inches. 696 pages, large folding coloured map. Bound in original publishers cloth, with gilt lettering and map on top cover. Cloth faded. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. A Year Book and Guide to the Countries & Resources of Latin-America, inclusive of South & Central America, Mexico, and Cuba View more info

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The Geographical Journal 1919-1933, [ Run of 30 Volumes ]

By: Anon

Price: £1,200.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Geographical Society: 1919

Seller ID: 097102


A run of 30 volumes, from January 1919 to December 1933. Books measures 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Many folding plates. Bound in library cloth. Cloth dust/dirt marked, All binding in good solid condition. Internally, library stamps, [ about 20 per volume ], a few plates have minor wear, or tears. Pages and plates in good clean condition throughout. A nice run. View more info

Image for Act passed March 12 1805, making further provision for the Effectual Performance of Quarantine, also an Order in Council, Dated 5th April 1805

Act passed March 12 1805, making further provision for the Effectual Performance of Quarantine, also an Order in Council, Dated 5th April 1805

By: Anon

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Printed By George Eyre and Andrew Strahan: 1805

Seller ID: 097503


Book measures 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Collation, 86, [60]pp. Bound in original marble boards. Amateur rebacked in brown tape, boards rubbed on edges. Binding hold firm. Internally, about 5 library marks or stamps. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean copy, in a amateur binding. View more info

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China

By: Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ]

Price: £325.00

Publisher: London, J. Arrowsmith: 1840

Seller ID: 096729

Condition: Very Good Plus


Large folding linen backed coloured map. Map measures 24 x 20 inches, in 8 sections. Korea showed at the top right corners, as well as Taisan (Formosa) and the Loo Choo Islands.Map in very good clean condition. Book/Map sellers label pasted to verso. View more info

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India

By: Arrowsmith. J. [ Published By ]

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, J. Arrowsmith: 1840

Seller ID: 096730

Condition: Very Good


Large coloured linen backed map of India. Map measures 24 x 20 inches, in 8 sections. Map has a small splash mark, some annotations in pencil, some light dust/dirt marking. Map in good condition. Period inscription and book/map sellers label pasted to verso. India covers from Punjab in modern day Pakistan south to include Sri Lanka or Ceylon. View more info

Image for The Path of the Conquistadores Trinidad and Venezuelan Guiana

The Path of the Conquistadores Trinidad and Venezuelan Guiana

By: Bates Lindon

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095966

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Collation, vii,[1],308pp, 31pp catalogue, 24 illustrations & map. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth light rubbed. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, occasional light spotting. Pages and plates in very good condition. A very nice copy. View more info

Image for The Eastern Shores of the Adriatic in 1863. With a Visit to Montenegro

The Eastern Shores of the Adriatic in 1863. With a Visit to Montenegro

By: Beaufort (Emily Anne, Viscountess Strangford).

Price: £380.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097589

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches. Collation, [8],386pp, 4 coloured plates, 1 photographic plate. Bound in period half calf, raised bands, marble boards, coloured endpapers. At some time the spine has been repaired, new title label. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, small stain to edge of one plate, foxing to photographic plate. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A nice copy, in a good solid binding. View more info

The travels and sufferings of Father Jean de Brebeuf among the Hurons of Canada as described by himself / Edited and translated from the French and Latin by Theodore Besterman

By: Besterman Theodore

Price: £480.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Golden Cockerel Press: 1938

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 095940

Condition: Near Very Good


Limited to 300 copies, This copy has a gift inscription from Theodore Besterman on free blank endpaper.Book measures 12 3/4 x 8 inches. Collation, 196,[4]pp.Bound in original publishers red buckram backed, black cloth boards. Cloth light rubbed, boards have some light staining/discolouring. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, minor spot marking on endpapers. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice inscribed copy. View more info

Image for Ups and Downs: a Story of Australian Life

Ups and Downs: a Story of Australian Life

By: Bolderwood Rolf [ Browne T. A. ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, S. W. Silver & Co: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097946


James Edge Partington's copy? with his bookplate. Bound in period or early quarter calf, marble boards, gilt letteing and lines. Head of spine chipped, boards rubbed on corners. Binding in good clean solid condition. Internally, inscription on half title dated 1881, 2 Mss additions on title page. Pages in good clean condition. A good solid clean copy. View more info

Du Caucase Aux Indes a Travers Le Pamir Ouvrage Orne De 250 Dessins et Croquis

By: Bonvalot Gabriel

Price: £89.99

Publisher: Paris, E. Plon, Nourrit: 1888

Seller ID: 008550


Collation, xii+458pp, illustrated throughout, plus folding map. Bound in modern paper wrappers, most of original wrapper pasted to top cover. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing, occasional dust/dirt marking. Pages and illustrations in good clean condition. 8550.A12 View more info

A Sunshine Trip Glimpses of the Orient Extracts from Letters

By: Bottome Margaret

Price: £49.99

Publisher: USA, Edward Arnold: 1897

Seller ID: 008518

Condition: Very Good Plus


Collation, viii[2]215pp, frontis portrait. Bound in original publishers cloth, gilt lettering.Cloth age darkened, large paper file label on top board. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing/marking. Pages in very good clean bright condition throughout. A71 View more info

Image for Finden's Landscape and Portrait Illustrations to the Life and Works of Lord Byron

Finden's Landscape and Portrait Illustrations to the Life and Works of Lord Byron

By: Brockedon W.

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096948

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 3 volumes. Books measure 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches.Complete with 126 engraved plates, as called for, with accompanying text. Bound in period or early half calf, calf corners,cloth boards, gilt tooling on spines, full gilt edges, coloured endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed on edges, some minor abrasion wear. Bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, neat name in ink on free endpapers, dated 1835, first gathering in volume one working... View more info

Image for Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile in the Years, 1768,1769,1770,1771,1772, and 1773.  [ 4 Volumes Only ]

Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile in the Years, 1768,1769,1770,1771,1772, and 1773. [ 4 Volumes Only ]

By: Bruce James

Price: £950.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed by J. Ruthven, for G. G. J. And J. Robinson: 1790

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097361


Volumes, 1,3,4,5, lacking volume 2. Books measure 12 x 9 3/4 inches. Collation, lxxxiii,[1],535pp, viii,759pp, viii,695pp, xiv,230pp, 61 plates, including 3 single page maps & 3 folding maps, plus 4 letterpress leaves of Ethopian dialect inserted between pp.400 and 401 in volume one. Bound in full mottled calf, ornate gilt tooling on spines. Calf rubbed on edges and corners, with some loss, hinge joints cracked, boards still attached. Generally bindings in good condition... View more info