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Restless Jungle
 by Akeley, Mary
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good original black cloth with a bright gilt title on the spine and no fading. Only a hint of edgewear. Inside, clean and tight, with a stamp o... Details
Voices of Resistance, Oral Histories of Moroccan Women
 by Baker, Alison
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
"As new" paperback, apparently unread, with no prior owner marks and no wear or rubbing. These oral histories, with accompanying photos of the partic... Details
Haruko's World, A Japanese Farm Woman and Her Community
 by Bernstein, Gail Lee
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy with no prior owner marks and no edge wear. Dust jacket has slight wear at the corners, and is NOT price clipped. Japanese villa... Details
Sunshine and Storm in the East
 by Brassey, Annie (Mrs.)
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
"Cruises to Cyprus and Constantinople". Two folding maps, one showing the track of Mrs. Brassey's ship, the "Sunbeam". Bright blue binding , with gu... Details
Three Vasslar Girls Abroad
 by Champney, Elizbeth
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original printed boards with three young ladies posing in a Spanish doorway. Some wear at the hinges, as might be expected since the covering is pap... Details
Three Vasslar Girls in the Holy Land
 by Champney, Elizbeth
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Original printed boards with three ladies on camels, shielded by their umbrellas from the sun, and led by two bedouins with rifles. An oriental rug o... Details
The Silk Road Today
 by Christine de Weck
Price: US $28.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An excellent copy of the original very dark green cloth, bright gilt title on the spine and no edgewear. Inside very clean and tight with no prior o... Details
Desert Places
 by Davidson, Robyn
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
An intrepid woman, who wanders in the Indian Rajasthan desert with nomads. Original orange cloth spine with grey boards and photo of the author and c... Details
The Vanished Cities of Arabia
 by Erskine, Mrs. Steuart
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good cloth, with slight wear to the corners but no fading to the cloth. The spine title is faded, with title on the front cover less so. No fo... Details
Two Happy years in Ceylon, 2 volumes
 by Gordon Cumming, Constance F.
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Rebound in blue cloth with bright gilt titles on the spines. Slight edge wear. Inside, clean and tight with no stains or foxing. This is an ex-libr... Details
Memoirs of an American Lady
 by Grant, Anne (1755-1838)
Price: US $95.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Title continued, "With Sketches of Manners and Scenery In America, As They Existed Previous to the Revolution ." As a young girl the author lived i... Details
My Three Years in Manipur amd Esca[e frp, tje Recemt Mutiny
 by Grimwood, Ethel St. Clair
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original dark green cloth with a gilt "Royal Red Cross" (metal awarded to the author by Queen Victoria) on the front and bright gilt title on the spi... Details
Travels in West Africa - Congo Francais, Corisco and Cameroons
 by Kingsley, Mary H. (1862 - 1900)
Price: US $195.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good original dark red cloth. The spine title had faded out entirely so I added a new red leather label the same color as the cloth, with a brig... Details
Round About My Peking Garden
 by Little , Mrs. Archibald (Alicia) (1845-1926
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
At age 41 , author Alicia married a British merchant and went with him to Chungqing in 1887. They stayed until his death in 1908. She was a feminist... Details
The Lovely Land: the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
 by Mannin, Ethel
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
very good/ dustjacket half inch gone at head of spine, but very good. Illustrated by 17 pp photos. 1st edition. Pages 203 with index. Exceedingly c... Details
Women in Chinese Society
 by Margery Wolf and Roxane Witke (editors)
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy with no edge wear and no prior owner marks. Dust jacket is fine with no edge wear. A multipledisciplinary collection by ten scholars. i... Details
Victorian Lady Travellers
 by Middleton, Dorothy
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Handsome copy in original black cloth with copper bright title on the spine, one corner bumped but no edge wear. Inside, very clean and tight with ... Details
A Lonely Summer in Kashmir
 by Morison, Margaret Cotter
Price: US $70.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original dark green cloth with a gilt title on the front cover, and another on the unfaded spine. Top edge gilt, and slight wear to the corners and t... Details
A Photographer in Old Peking
 by Morrison, Hedda
Price: US $65.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Beautiful photos of what Peking was, just before and after WW Two. The author, a refugee from Nazi Germany, had a photo studio in Beijing at that ti... Details
A Sportswoman in India
 by Savory, Isabel
Price: US $225.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth with a gilt boar in tall grass on the front board and bright gilt title on the unfaded spine. Two ting tears at the top of the spi... Details
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