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Image for By the Byways Around Bristol by Motor

By the Byways Around Bristol by Motor

By: B.F.H. [Bertha Fortescue Harrison]

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Bristol, Partridge and Love: 1927

Seller ID: 31202


Illustrated thick card wrappers; intact, but somewhat worn; spine creased, but binding intact. Occasional light spotting. B/w illustrations. Delightful inter-war touring guide to the West Country.; 8vo (6" x 9") View more info

Image for Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa, Including Accounts of Tripoli. the Sahara, the Remarkable Kingdom of Bornu, and the Countries Around Lake Chad.

Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa, Including Accounts of Tripoli. the Sahara, the Remarkable Kingdom of Bornu, and the Countries Around Lake Chad.

By: Barth, Henry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock, and Co: 1890

Seller ID: 33957


Dk green boards; a trifle worn; binding tight. B/w illustrations. Bornu is now part of Nigeria. ; 8vo (5" x 7"); 608 pages View more info

Image for Walks About the City and Environs of Jerusalem

Walks About the City and Environs of Jerusalem

By: Bartlett, W. H.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, A. Hall, Virtue and Co.:

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 29521


Full maroon morocco, decorative blind stamping to boards with gilt borders, raised bands to spine with gilt panels, all edges gilt, n.d. (c. 1850), 255, 17 pp., slight wear to spine edges, ink names to front endpaper & first blank, tissue guards darkened, engraved title page with vignette, frontis engraving, 20 additional full-page engravings, 4 maps (2 folding), numerous in-text illustrations, 17 page publisher's adverts at rear, binding firm, a VG copy. ; 8vo 8"... View more info

Image for Morocco. Painted by A. S. Forrest. Described by S. L. Bensusan. L.P

Morocco. Painted by A. S. Forrest. Described by S. L. Bensusan. L.P

By: Bensusan, Samuel Levy & Archibald Stevenson Forrest

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1904

Seller ID: 33549


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Publisher's original pictorial cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine, top edge gilt, spine darkened but lettering legible, slight spotting to fore-edge, boards clean, early ink name to front endpaper, internally clean, four-page publisher's list at rear, with 74 tissue-guarded colour plates by A. S. Forrest. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages View more info

Image for The Southwold Diary of James Maggs 1818-1876. Vol I: 1818-1848; Vol II: 1848-1876.

The Southwold Diary of James Maggs 1818-1876. Vol I: 1818-1848; Vol II: 1848-1876.

By: Bottomley, Alan Farquhar

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk Records Society / Boydell Press: 1983 + 1984

Edition: First

Seller ID: 28607


Both Vols: Illustrated light brown d/jkt, unclipped; a trifle marked, but little other wear. Olive green boards, clean and bright; gilt titling, bright. Occasional pencil + ink notes in both vols. Illustrated pastedowns + endpapers; b/w illustrations. Intimate contemporary view of Southwold, in Suffolk, over half a century. ; 8vo (6 1/2" x 9 1/2"); 149 + 183 pages View more info

Image for Brown's Series of Strangers' Handbooks. No.3 The Illustrated Guide to Old Sarum and Stonehenge, with engravings

Brown's Series of Strangers' Handbooks. No.3 The Illustrated Guide to Old Sarum and Stonehenge, with engravings

By: Brown and Co

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Salisbury, Brown and Co: 1898

Seller ID: 26402


Illustrated, cloth-covered dk orange wrappers; a trifle marked; spine slightly sunned; binding tight. B/w illustrations. ; 8vo (5" x 7"); 63 pages View more info

Image for Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al Medinah and Mecca. 2 Vols.

Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al Medinah and Mecca. 2 Vols.

By: Burton, Sir Richard (ed Lady Burton)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons: 1913

Seller ID: 33954


Both Vols: Embossed dk green boards; binding tight; spines sunned to brown; gilt titling still very legible. pp clean and supple, Bookplate on front pastedown of each vol. ; 8vo (4" x 7"); 436 + 479 pages View more info

Image for WANDERINGS IN ARABIA DESERTA

WANDERINGS IN ARABIA DESERTA

By: CHARLES, DOUGHTY

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, DUCKWORTH: 1908

Seller ID: 28137


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Publisher's original blue cloth, 2 vols, 1912 reprint, spines uniformly faded to tan, gilt lettering, slight chipping to head of spines, boards marked, early inscription to title page, frontis illustration, publisher's list at rear, text clean, bindings firm, an abridgment of 'Travels in Arabia Deserta' arranged by Edward Garnett.; 2 VOLS.; 6" x 8" View more info

Image for By the Equators Snowy Peak

By the Equators Snowy Peak

By: CRAWFORD, E. May.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Church Missionary Society: 1914

Seller ID: 31857


Publisher's dark green cloth with pictorial paper onlay to front board, white lettering to front board with faded lettering to spine, published 1913, 'A Record of Medical Missionary Work and Travel in British East Africa,' boards slightly rubbed & creased, front endpaper attached, internally clean, colour frontis, b&w photographic illustrations, map. ; 6" x 9"; 176 pages View more info

Image for St. Helena  Including Ascension Island and Tristan da Cunha

St. Helena Including Ascension Island and Tristan da Cunha

By: Cross, Tony

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1980

Seller ID: 31217


Publisher's hardback in dust jacket, slight wear to dj, bookplate and steamship ticket to St. Helena dated 1961 tipped-in to front pastedown, internally clean, b&w photographic illustrations, with a 4-page autograph letter laid in & signed by the author relating anecdotes about the island. ; 6" x 9"; 192 pages View more info

Image for Architecture of Greece  Reference Guides to National Architecture Series

Architecture of Greece Reference Guides to National Architecture Series

By: Darling, Janina K.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Westport, Greenwood Press: 2004

Seller ID: 31465


Publisher's pictorial laminated boards, no jacket as issued, boards slightly rubbed, internally clean, no ownership marks, review copy label to front pastedown. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 237 pages View more info

Image for Letters from Egypt, 1862-1869

Letters from Egypt, 1862-1869

By: Duff-Gordon, Lucie Austin & Gordon Waterfield

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC: 1969

Seller ID: 29151


Publisher's red cloth in dust jacket, dj torn & edgeworn with slight loss, owner's name sticker to front endpaper, internally clean, b&w illustrations. ; 8.58 X 5.75 X 1.65 inches; 385 pages View more info

Image for An Ornament to the Almaida, Being the Story of Gibraltar's City Hall

An Ornament to the Almaida, Being the Story of Gibraltar's City Hall

By: Ellicott J T and Ellicott D M

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Portsmouth, Ellicott: 1950

Seller ID: 6541


8vo, 93pp. Vg+. Stapled booklet - stapling clean, and intact. Illustrated buff-grey paper wrappers; very light wear; a little marked; slight off-setting from neighbouring book on front. View more info

Kingham Old And New. Studies In A Rural Parish. With Frontispiece By E. H. New, Plan Of The Parish And A Map.

By: Fowler, W. Warde

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford: 1913

Seller ID: 29967


Publisher's original green cloth with gilt decoration to front board & gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt, frontis, plan and folding map, clean copy, no ownership names, binding firm. ; 6" x 8"; 216 pages View more info

Image for L'Algerie : Landscape Africain. Promenades Pittoresques et Chroniques Algeriennes

L'Algerie : Landscape Africain. Promenades Pittoresques et Chroniques Algeriennes

By: Guilbert, Aristide

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Paris, Louis Janet: 1840

Seller ID: 32507


Contemporary quarter maroon leather over marbled boards, n.d. [c. 1840], gilt decoration & lettering to spine, front joint partially split, boards slightly rubbed, scattered foxing & also to tissue-guards, with six full-page engravings, binding firm, text in French. ; 4" x 6.5"; 295 pages View more info

Image for Gondolas and Grapes

Gondolas and Grapes

By: Hall, John Samual

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sibilline Press: 2002

Seller ID: 32372


Green illustrated dust jacket, some very slight creasing to edges. Maroon boards, gilt lettering bright, text unmarked, b/w photographs, binding tight. ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.10 inches; 320 pages View more info

Image for The Jivaro  People of the Sacred Waterfalls

The Jivaro People of the Sacred Waterfalls

By: Harner, Michael J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1973

Seller ID: 30723


Publisher's hardback in dust jacket, dj spine slightly faded, internally clean, no ownership names, maps, illustrations. ; 9 X 6 X 2 inches; 233 pages View more info

Image for Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire

By: Healey, R.M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32416


Publisher's cloth in dust jacket, dj slightly rubbed & edgeworn, internally clean, numerous b&w photographic illustrations, map. ; Shell Guides; 8.98 X 7.09 X 0.71 inches; 192 pages View more info

Image for Haunted Britain  A Guide to Supernatural Sites Frequented by Ghosts, Witches, Poltergeists and Other Mysteries

Haunted Britain A Guide to Supernatural Sites Frequented by Ghosts, Witches, Poltergeists and Other Mysteries

By: Hippisley Coxe, Antony D

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1973

Seller ID: 31994


Hardback in dust jacket, dj slightly edgeworn & chipped at front panel, internally clean, no ownership names, numerous colour and b&w illustrations. ; 9.69 X 5.83 X 1.18 inches; 216 pages View more info

Image for Today's Events - Programme Du Jour - Tuesday, June 4, 1963

Today's Events - Programme Du Jour - Tuesday, June 4, 1963

By: Home Lines - Ss Homeric

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Latitude, Home Lines: 1963

Seller ID: 4826


A four page listing of the events on-board the Home Lines' SS Homeric on that far-ago day in 1963, in English, German and French (the ship must have been a veritable floating European Union) . Where are all the crew and passengers (and ship) now? View more info