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Travel and Geography

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Piccola Guida Di Bolgheri, Anon.
1 Anon. Piccola Guida Di Bolgheri
This is an introduction to the history of Bolgheri, Italy. It is printed accordian style, with twelve 4x6 inch full color photos on one side and text on the other (but the parts are not postcards). Text is in Italian, German and English. A photographic portrait of Giosue Carducci, who lived in Castle Bolgheri for a time, is one of the photos. The text includes a long poem, in Italian, authored by Carducci. Printed on coated paper. No publication date, but approximately 1955. . 32mo 4" - 5" tall. 24 pages. A1 No Publisher Listed. 1955 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 28068 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Photographic Essay of Arkansas, Arkansas Industrial Development Commission
2 Arkansas Industrial Development Commission Photographic Essay of Arkansas
Slight creasing where paper wrappers overlap the text block. White back wrapper is lightly soiled. . Wonderful b/w photos of all aspects of life in Arkansas in the 1950s. . Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall. ~95 pages. H0 Little Rock. Little Rock Arkansas Industrial Development Commission 1958 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 22530 
Price: 16.50 USD
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3 Ascione, Errico Monti D'Italia: L'Appennino Meridionale [Mountains of Southern Italy]
Green cloth cover, a little faded at bottom edge. Jacket has modest shelf wear and rubbing but is still VG. The mountains of southern Italy. All aspects are treated, the people, animals, plants, history, etc. A beautiful book, entirely in Italian. Spectacular color and b/w photos, maps, and other illustrations. 128p. . Folio . C0 1972 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 12191 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Leipzig, Babovic, Toma
4 Babovic, Toma Leipzig
No defects in book or dust jacket, Like New. This is a large coffee-table type book of 128 pages. . Profusely illustrated in full color. In German, French and English. Laid in is a folding map of Leipzig and a brochure describing St Thomas church. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. S7 Ellert + Richter Verlag 2005 Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 31133 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Castillos De La Provincia De Leon (Coleccion Turismo) (Spanish Edition), Berrueta, Mariano Dominguez
5 Berrueta, Mariano Dominguez Castillos De La Provincia De Leon (Coleccion Turismo) (Spanish Edition)
Light rubbing to glossy paper covers, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A substantial tourist guide. Text is in Spanish. Illustrated with b/w and full-color photos. . Trade PB. Thin 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall. 158 pages. G4 Nebrija 1979 8439140053 / 9788439140054 Softcover Near Fine 29707 
Price: 30.00 USD
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In Search of Bisco, Caldwell, Erskine
6 Caldwell, Erskine In Search of Bisco
Very slight soil to white rear panel of jacket, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Owner name neatly written on flyleaf, no other defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Author revisits the South of his youth in search of his black boyhood friend. Book was published in the middle of the American civil rights decade of the 1960s. A beautiful copy, in polyester film cover. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 219 pages. L3 NY. NY Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 19505 
Price: 30.00 USD
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China Travel Guide, Cartographic Pub. House
7 Cartographic Pub. House China Travel Guide
Faint corner creast to back panel of glossy wrappers, owner blindstamp to title page. . This is a beautiful map book for several Chinese cities: Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin, Jinan, Qingdao, Nanjing, Wuxi, Suzhou, Hangzhou, The Jinggang Mountains, Nanchang, Guangzhou, Guilin, Changsha, Shaoshan, Wuhan, and several others. All pages are heavy stock, glossy, and beautifully illustrated. Text in English gives a brief history of each city and one or two photos as well as a map. Intended for the English-speaking tourist. 4.75 inches x 10 inches. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 46 pages. I2 Beijing. Beijing Cartographic Pub. House 1974 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 22685 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Kaliningrad (Formerly Königsberg), Chamberlin, Dennis
8 Chamberlin, Dennis Kaliningrad (Formerly Königsberg)
No defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . This is a pictorial introduction to the city of Kaliningrad, a seaport on the Baltic, at the turn of the century. A high-quality production, the photos are in full-color and printed on coated paper. A one-page introduction is given in German and English; captions are in German, and a list in the back of the book translates them to English. There is also a long piece of text in, I believe, Polish. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 64 pages. S2 None Identified 1999 Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 27003 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Boy Riders of the Rockies, Cheley, Frank H.
9 Cheley, Frank H. Boy Riders of the Rockies
No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . An "essentially true" story of a summer camp for boys in the Colorado Rockies. Book is in beautiful condition. 13 plates. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 335 pages. T4 Boston. Boston W. A. Wilde Company 1928 1st Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 20205 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The Romance of Balboa Park, Christman, Florence
10 Christman, Florence The Romance of Balboa Park
The author spent years volunteering for the Information Office in Balboa Park in San Diego, CA. She wrote this book to answer the most-asked questions, resulting in a surprisingly lengthy history book. A few of the pages are oddly faded, but the book is tight, solid, and square. The cover has a color photo of the park with a beautiful steepled building in the background. The cover is very slightly creased near the spine and on the corners. B/W photos. Tight, square, pages clean and bright. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by the author on first endpaper. 168p. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Signed by Author. H3 Neyenesch Printers, Inc. 1969 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 17872 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Ben Nevis: Britain's Highest Mountain, Crocket, Ken
11 Crocket, Ken Ben Nevis: Britain's Highest Mountain
No defects. Book appears unread. . Everything you ever wanted to know about Ben Nevis. Printed on coated paper, illustrated with b/w photos. A beautiful book. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 320 pages. L5 Scottish Mountaineering Club & Trust 1986 1st Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 24010 
Price: 16.50 USD
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O Congo Portugues E As Suas Riquezas [The Portuguese Congo and its Riches] (Portuguese Edition), D'Almeida Mattos, Jose
12 D'Almeida Mattos, Jose O Congo Portugues E As Suas Riquezas [The Portuguese Congo and its Riches] (Portuguese Edition)
Bound in blue pebbled cloth with black cloth to spine area. Spine label is red leather with bright gilt titles. Preface and title page are browned and foxed, remaining pages are clean and white. Owner name penned to first endpaper. . This may be a rebinding of the paperback edition. Printed on rather poor quality paper, illustrated with photos. Large fold-out map of the area is attached at back. Text is in Portuguese. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 251 pages. D1 Lisboa. Lisboa Simoes, Marques, Santos & C. 1924 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good 30293 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Between Green Walls, De May, Bonnie Cecil
13 De May, Bonnie Cecil Between Green Walls
White paper covers are slightly age-toned. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Tells the story of two women who journey as tourists, in 1945, from Oruro, Bolivia to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil via the Amazon -- something that had not been done before. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED to no one in particular by author. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 154 pages. Signed by Author. U1 San Jose. San Jose Hatfield House 1986 1st Edition. 1st Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 20531 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Descricao Hisotrica Dos Tres Reinos; Congo, Matamba E Angola (2 Volume Set) (Portuguese Edition), De Montecuccolo, Joao Antonio Cavazzi; Joao Antonio Cavazzi De Montecuccolo; translated by Graciano Maria De Leguzzano
14 De Montecuccolo, Joao Antonio Cavazzi; Joao Antonio Cavazzi De Montecuccolo; translated by Graciano Maria De Leguzzano Descricao Hisotrica Dos Tres Reinos; Congo, Matamba E Angola (2 Volume Set) (Portuguese Edition)
Both volumes are in excellent condition, with a little bumping at extremities of boards being the only defects. Bound in green cloth with bright gilt decoration and titles to front cover and spine. Printed on coated paper. Dust jackets have edgewear and some soil, now protected by clear mylar sleeves. . Author was an Italian Capuchin monk sent to the Congo-Matamba territory in 1654 as a missionary, where he stayed for more than 30 years. When he returned to Rome he wrote the detailed account of his experiences, recorded in the present books. Text is in Portuguese. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 920 pages. C7 Lisboa. Lisboa Junta De Investigacoes Cientificas Do Ultramar 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 30281 
Price: 250.00 USD
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The Kerby Cutoff; a Family, Deaton, Jim
15 Deaton, Jim The Kerby Cutoff; a Family
No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book is unread. . Homesteading on 160 acres in southwest Oregon in the 1940s. Illustrated with b/w photos. . Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 214 pages. H4 Fairfield, Washington. Fairfield, Washington Ye Galleon Press 1999 087770693x / 9780877706939 Softcover As New with no dust jacket 17946 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Globes from the Western World, Dekker, Elly & Peter van der Krogt
16 Dekker, Elly & Peter van der Krogt Globes from the Western World
No defects in book, jacket is rubbed, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . A gorgeous book illustrating, describing and celebrating the globes created in the West. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 180 pages. U7 Sotheby Parke Bernet Pubns 1993 1st Printing Hardcover As New 31340 
Price: 75.00 USD
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South Africa At a Glance  2010-11: History-Politics-Economy-Trade-Tourism-Statistics, Editions, Inc.
17 Editions, Inc. South Africa At a Glance 2010-11: History-Politics-Economy-Trade-Tourism-Statistics
Scratch to top of front cover, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A pocket-sized introduction to South Africa from several perspectives. Dimensions are 7" x 3.5", a fit for any pocket. Comprehensive, 210 pages. . Trade PB. 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall. 210 pages. L4 Johannesburg. Johannesburg Editions, Inc. 2012 16th Edition Paperback Near Fine 30577 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Travelers to an Antique Land: the History and Literature of Travel to Greece, Eisner, Robert
18 Eisner, Robert Travelers to an Antique Land: the History and Literature of Travel to Greece
Dust jacket has no defects; now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has inscription to former owner on half-title page, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; appears to be unread. . Two thousand years of travel literature. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 304 pages. j3 University of Michigan Press 1991 0472102419 / 9780472102419 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 26541 
Price: 11.50 USD
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To the West in 1894: Travel Journal of Dr. James English of Worthington, Indiana, English, Dr. James Douglass
19 English, Dr. James Douglass To the West in 1894: Travel Journal of Dr. James English of Worthington, Indiana
An oversized, high quality softcover; spine uncreased. No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . B/w photos, 98p. Journal recording a trip taken in 1894 from Indiana as far southwest as Mexico City, as far Northwest as Victoria, British Columbia, and as far West as Honolulu; a fascinating tale. Wraps show a contemporary photo of a Santa Fe railroad locomotive. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 98 pages. G3 Indianapolis. Indianapolis Indiana Historical Society 1977 1st Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 13684 
Price: 11.50 USD
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To the West in 1894: Travel Journal of Dr. James English of Worthington, Indiana, English, Dr. James Douglass
20 English, Dr. James Douglass To the West in 1894: Travel Journal of Dr. James English of Worthington, Indiana
B/w photos, 98p. Journal recording a trip taken in 1894 from Indiana as far southwest as Mexico City, as far Northwest as Victoria, British Columbia, and as far West as Honolulu; a fascinating tale. Wraps show a contrmporary photo of a Santa Fe railroad locomotive. An oversized, high quality softcover; spine uncreased. . 8vo . H4 Indianapolis. Indianapolis Indiana Historical Society 1977 1st Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 14312 
Price: 7.50 USD
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