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The Mission of Matteo Ricci
 by Harris, George L.
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "A Case Study of an Effort at Guided Culture Change in China in the Sixteenth Century". Mr. Harris' brilliant account of Ricci's efforts i... Details
The Highlands of Aethiopia, 3 Volumes
 by Harris, W. Cornwallis (Major)
Price: US $1600.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A fine set, bound in dark green 3/4 calf , gilt decoration on and flanking each raised band on the spine, with red calf spine labels having bright gil... Details
This is Norway
 by Haugstol, Henrik and Jon Vegel
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Just after WW Two and the Norwegian occupation by the Nazis, Norway was eager to promote tourism and investment. So there is no mention herein of war... Details
The Life of George Grenfell, Congo Missionary and Explorer
 by Hawker, George
Price: US $80.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
This book had a second edition in the same year, was considered an early record of exploration in Central Africa, as well as missionary efforts in cou... Details
Stonehenge Decoded
 by Hawkins, Gerald S. and John B. White
Price: US $3.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good original beige spine & blue boards/ no dustjacket. Thoroughly illustrated by photos, sketches, maps and large endpaper plans of the Stonhen... Details
Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan , 3 Volumes
 by Hawks, Francis L.
Price: US $3900.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The title continues, "Performed in the Years 1852, 1853 and 1854 Under the Command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy". Original full moroc... Details
The Sacred Mountains ( that is, mountains in the middle east associated with the Bible)
 by Headley, J.T.
Price: US $22.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
good decorated cloth, few stains, slt edgewear & slt spine fade. Victorian sentimentality by Headley about the Holy Lands. Must have sold well, as new... Details
The Holy Land
 by Hichens, Robert
Price: US $70.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good plus decorative cloth, with a blue and gilt landscape on front and bright title on the spine. Top edge gilt. Jules Guerin 18 watercolors, a... Details
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This was a popular book in its day, and is thus relatively common now. The 1860 and 1861 printings are said on the title page to be revised from the ... Details
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $95.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This is the first reprint after the 1855 first edition. It was a popular book in its day, and is thus relatively common now. The 1860 issue had no i... Details
The Life of Charles M. Doughty
 by Hogarth, D.G.
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An important Oxford Arabist who was a mentor to T.E. Lawrence and others, writing of their hero, who wrote the first important, modern travel book int... Details
Good Folks, Good Country
 by Hubbard, Ethan
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
American photographer Hubbard celebrates rural, hard working Americans - some in Vermont, but most in the West. Pages 88, Fine softback , profuse bl... Details
Oxford Scene
 by Huelin, David (Chris Andrews photos)
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Fine brown cloth, tan calf spine label with fresh gilt, mint inside. Illustrated by profuse colour photos. pages 160. Details
Annals of Rural Bengal
 by Hunter, W. W. (of the Bengal Civil Service)
Price: US $195.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
This is volume one of a projected two volumes, complete in itself, and subtitled, "The Ethnical Frontier of Lower Bengal with the Ancient Principaliti... Details
Delhi Agra Fatehpur Sikri
 by Hurlimann, Martin
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Now becoming SCARC. Translated from German by Jean Carroll and Isobel Hatton. Pages 150, and still a fine guide to Agra, and Fatehpur Sikri, must st... Details
An Historical Guide to the Agra Fort - based on Contemporary Records
 by Husain, Muhammad Ashraf
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
Splendid copy, original hard cover boards and cloth spine. Printed title on the front cover with only a hint of edgewear. Inside is very clean and ... Details
An Historical Guide to the Agra Fort - based on Contemporary Records
 by Husain, Muhammad Ashraf
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
good original paper boards and cloth spine. Soiled cover & edgewear , but the inside is very good with 7 photos. A folding plan of Agra Fort is p... Details
The Alps
 by Irving, R.L.G.
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
The author was a prominent British climber. The profuse photos are by a variety of photographers, acknowledged on a preliminary page. Errata slip is... Details
Journals of the Rev. Messrs. Isenberg and Kraph, Missionaries of the Church Missionary Society, Detailing Their Proccedings in the Kingdom of Shoa
 by Isenberg, Carl and Johann Ludwig Krapf
Price: US $2700.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A RARE book, and a cornerstone of East African exploration. Title continued, "and Journeys in Other Parts of Abyssinia in the Years 1839. 1840, 1841 ... Details
Roads and Rivals, the Political Uses of Access in the Borderlands of Asia
 by Ispahani, Mahnaz Z.
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Obviously inspired by the USSR access into Afghanistan , and the difficulty after the invasion to contral roads. The importance of the Korakoram hig... Details
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