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The Silk Road, a Journey from the High Pamirs and Ili Through Sinkiang and Kansu
 by Myrdal, Jan
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Written by the Swedish traveller and critic when the southern edge of China and Central Asia were much less accessible, this is still full of insights... Details
Seeing Egypt and the Holy Land
 by Newman, E. M.
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good cloth, no dustjacket, with bright gilt pyramids on front, and bright title on the spine. Clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owne... Details
From Dan to Beersheba: "The Land of Promise (Holy Land) As It Now Appears"
 by Newman, Rev. John P.
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Travel to the holy sites in Palestine in the Spring of 1861 by the Reverend and two companions. Original worn, blindstamped cloth, title on the spine... Details
Travels & Discoveries in the Levant, 2 Volumes Bound in One
 by Newton, Charles Thomas
Price: US $790.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
32 plates, including 12 mounted albumen photographs by Francis Bedford. Large 8 vo in its contemporary school prize calf binding. Rebacked with prof... Details
Roumania, the Border Land of the Christian and the Turk
 by Noyes, James O. (1829 - 1872)
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Title continued, "Comprising Adventures of Travel in Eastern Europe and Western Asia". Original light brown cloth with very slight edge wear. Gilt ti... Details
Journey to the Source of the Nile
 by Ondaatje, Christopher
Price: US $15.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Beautifully illustrated guide to the 19th Century European explorations to discover the source of the Nile River. A great saga which consumed Europ... Details
Sindh Revisited, a Journey in the Footsteps of Capt Sir Richard F. Burton
 by Ondaatje, Christopher
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A superb study of the famed Burton's early years in India, by Ondaatje who traveled to Burton's old haunts. Pages 351 with a nice bibliography on the... Details
The Andes and the Amazon
 by Orton, James (1830-1877)
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original green cloth with slight edge wear, a small snag in the cloth at the front hinge and bright gilt titles on the front and on the spine. Inside... Details
Life in Abyssinia, 2 Volumes
 by Parkyns, Mansfield
Price: US $325.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Subtitle, "Being Notes Collected During three Years' Residence and Travels in that Country". Big game hunting, remote travel, culture and tribes, thi... Details
Journey to Persia
 by Payne, Robert
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
An excellent copy of travel to Iran and evocative descriptions of that country sixty plus years go Pages 256. Very clean and tight inside with no ... Details
The Last Barbarians, the Discovery of the Source of the Mekong in Tibet
 by Peissel, Michel
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Extraordinary exploration in the remotest corner of Tibet, on "the roof of the world". The author's expedition confirmed in 1994, for the first time,... Details
PRESENT-DAY EGYPT
 by Penfield, Frederic Courtland (1855-1922)
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Near fine original red cloth, top edge gilt, gilt emblem on front & white letter titles on front and spine. Exceptionally clean decorative cloth, wit... Details
Our Philadelphia
 by Pennell, Elizabeth Robins
Price: US $44.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful copy of famed Pennsylvania illustrator, Joseph Pennell, book on Philadelphia, the text written by his wife. Pages xiv, 552 with index. ... Details
The Stream of Pleasure, a Narrative of a Journey on the Thames from Oxford to London
 by Pennell, Joseph and Elizabeth Robins
Price: US $39.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Down the Thames on their boat, rhe Rover, at a very leisurely pace. Plenty of time for the profuse Pennell sketches. Mrs. Pennell writes of the lock... Details
With the Russians in Mongolia
 by Perry-Ayscough, H.G.C. And Capt. R.B. Otter-Barry
Price: US $175.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original brown cloth with very slight wear at the corners, bright gilt Chinese design on the front and bright gilt title on the spine. Preface by Sir... Details
Sheba's Daughters, Being a Record of Travel in Southern Arabia
 by Philby, H. St. J.B.
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
This is Philby's last, great jaunt across the Saudi desert, made at the request of his friend and employer, King Ibn Saud. The success of his travels... Details
To the South Seas
 by Pinchot, Gifford
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Near fine dark blue cloth, only a hint of edge wear, with bright title on the unfaded spine. And a gilt background to a blue sailing schooner on the ... Details
Viaggi Di C. Federici E G. Balbi Alle Indie Orientali
 by Pinto, Olga
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Text in Italian. Il Nuovo Ramusio, Volume Quarto, "Raccolta di Viaggi, Testi E Documenti Relativi Ai Rapporti Fra L'Europa E L'Oriente A Cura Dell'Ins... Details
Travels in the Footsteps of Bruce in Aleria and Tunis
 by Playfair, Sir Robert
Price: US $590.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Playfair was Lt Col and Consul of Britain in Algeria. He traced Bruce's travels in North Africa and produced a splendid, original account of late 19t... Details
Life, Scenery, and Customs In Sierra Leone, 2 volumes
 by Poole, Thomas Eyre
Price: US $1490.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The author , long resident in Sierra Leone, was an observant Colonial and Garrison Chaplain in Sierra Leone. A very pretty 2 volumes in dark blue mo... Details
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