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Image for <b>Italia Mia  </b><br>[Italy]

Italia Mia
[Italy]

By: Lollobrigida, Gina; Moravia, Alberto

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Italy:, Sedifo,: 1973.

Seller ID: 008160


A celebrated photographic essay called My Italy - by the Italian actress, Gina Lollobrigida. Illustrated with black & white and color photos of scenes and people of Italy.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light edge wear and minor chipping.Text is in English. View more info

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A Wanderer In Paris
[France]

By: Lucas., E. V.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan,: 1909.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. - American.

Seller ID: 008511


A delightful pre-World War I Travelogue by the prolific English travel writer E. V. Lucas. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles and blind-stamped titles on front.Hinges starting. Wear to edges with open lower corners. Illustrated with 16 color paintings by Walter Dexter and 32 reproductions from works of art. Map of Paris before Chapter I. 8vo; xii p., 1 l., 330 p. 32 pl., 16 col. pl. (incl. front.) maps. 20 cm. REF: LCon:09024643. View more info

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Venice
[Italy]

By: Ragg Lonsdale and Ragg, Laura

Price: $125.00

Publisher: A & C Black,, London:: 1916.

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 008307


Half Morocco with marbled boards, four raised spine bands, stamped gilt decorations and titles, Top edge gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Minor fray top spine band. Small bookstore sticker on rear pastedown.A very handsome collectible copy. An uncommon find. View more info

Image for <B>Over the Sea to Skye or Ramblings in an Elfin Isle.</b>

Over the Sea to Skye or Ramblings in an Elfin Isle.

By: Alasdair Alpin MacGregor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London:, W. & R. Chambers,: 1926.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003689


Foreword-James Ramsay Macdonald. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Boards worn with open corners and rubbed spine tips. Bindings firm and text clean. Previous owners name on free endpage. View more info

Image for <b>Holland and Its People  </b>

Holland and Its People

By: Amicis, Edmondo De

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, G. P. Putnam's Sons,: 1881.

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 008290


A popular account, nicely illustrated featuring all major cities, history, and culture in this late 19th century travelogue.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous Owner's bookplate. View more info

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George Borrow
[The English Novelists Series]

By: Armstrong, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Denver, Great Britain:, William Cloves and Sons,: 1950.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing

Seller ID: 005260


George Henry Borrow (1803 – 1881) was an English author who wrote novels and travelogues based on his experiences traveling around Europe. Over the course of his wanderings, he developed a close affinity with the Romani people of Europe, who figure prominently in his work. His best known books are The Bible in Spain, the autobiographical Lavengro, and The Romany Rye, about his time with the English Romanichal (gypsies).Tan linen covered boards with blue... View more info

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Northern Italy including Leghorn, Florence, Ravenna and routes through Switzerland and Austria

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Leipaig, Germany:, Verlag Von Karl Baedeker,: 1899.

Seller ID: 008520


Founded in 1827, Baedeker guides gained popularity during the second half of the 19th century (so much so that Baedekering became part of everyday language). Complete. Maps and plans all good. Bindings firm, Light wear to wraps with a scuffs on spine and sun-fading to edge of front. Moderate age-toning. 16mo; lxiv, 539 pages. 25 maps, 35 plans. View more info

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Italy from the Alps to Naples

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker Publisher: 1909

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 009468


Founded in 1827, Baedeker guides gained popularity during the second half of the 19th century (so much so that Baedekering became part of everyday language)They were an invaluable and essential part of civilized travel in the fin-de-siecle. Baedeker guides were known for both their accuracy and attention to detail. Included in each are intricate colored fold-out maps and floor plans. Baedekers comments and recommendations open a fascinating window into the mores o... View more info

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Northern Germany as far as the Bavarian and Austrian Frontiers with Excursions to Copenhagen and the Danish Islands: Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker Publisher: 1890

Edition: 10th edition;

Seller ID: 010083


16 cm.; 6.25 inches tall; xxxiv, 453 pages; 35 maps, 54 plans. Includes a street index and plans of Berlin bound in at the end. All maps present. Frontispiece folding map is a bit brittle with age. All others are in good condition. Front endpage detached and brittle with previous owner's name. Bindings sound, text clean. Mild hand wear and soiling. ------- REF: bdkr, E024 View more info

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To and From Rome.

By: Batten, John Mullin. [Italy]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Downingtown, PA:, Published for the Author,: 1914.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003801


Maroon cloth covered boards Title in gilt on the front. Bindings square and tight; clean text, Minimal handling. Has original plain paper wrappers. The Grand Tour to most important European cities in the time prior to World War I. View more info

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Odysseus Unbound: The Search for Homer's Ithaca

By: Bittlestone, Robert

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK,, Cambridge University Press,: 2005.

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 007432


This book tells the extraordinary story of the exciting recent discovery of the true location of Homer's Odyssey. Over a century after Schliemann's discovery of Troy, this breakthrough will revolutionize our understanding of Homer's texts and of our cultural ancestors of Bronze Age Greece.Brand new book, never used but small bump at top of spine due to retail handling. Small remainder mark on top edge. Dust Jacket has one small closed tear at top of spine and i... View more info

Image for ...<b>Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe  </b><br>

...Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York:, William Morrow & Co,: 1992.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007477


An account of a European trip, blending anecdotes with worldly insights, describing the bleak lands of Norway, the exotic scenes of Istanbul, and the cities of Paris, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Rome, Geneva, and Vienna. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b>Zigzag Journeys in Classical Lands; or, Toby's Trip to Mount Parnassus  </b><br>[Southern Europe] [Greece]

Zigzag Journeys in Classical Lands; or, Toby's Trip to Mount Parnassus
[Southern Europe] [Greece]

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston:, Estes and Lauriat,: 1881.

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 008725


Vacation rambles in Southern Europe, the second book in the series.Fully illustrated with pictorial endpages, plates and in-text drawings. Illustrations on endpapers printed in blue; Illustrations engraved by Sargent and others after Anastasi and Darley. Publisher’s Red cloth with stamped decorations in black and gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Red publisher's cloth with stamped decorations in ... View more info

Image for <b>Zigzag Journeys in Europe. Vacation Rambles in Historic Lands  </b><br>[ Scotland, England, Belgium, Normandy, Paris]

Zigzag Journeys in Europe. Vacation Rambles in Historic Lands
[ Scotland, England, Belgium, Normandy, Paris]

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston:, Estes and Lauriat,: 1880 [1879]

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008828


"This large and elegant child's book of sending a teacher and his boys off on an expedition of learning in foreign lands. In this case, the party go to Scotland, and through England to Belgium, Normandy and Paris; the particular topics of observation and study being in the fields of geography and history, with special attention to localities made famous in song and story. P>Mr. Butterworth is very well fitted, by knowledge and taste, to write a book of this kind, and... View more info

Image for ...<b>Milano: Le Luci della citti 'Milan: The Lights of the City' Bi-lingual Italian-English.</b>

...Milano: Le Luci della citti 'Milan: The Lights of the City' Bi-lingual Italian-English.

By: Castellaneta, Carlo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milano:, Edizioni CELIP,: 1996.

Seller ID: 004292


Carefully used. No flaws but gentle use. This bi-lingual study of Milan is showcased with wonderful photography as it takes you through the history of the city and it journey towards tomorrow. View more info

Image for ...<B>Around the World with [Rudyard] Kipling.</b><br>

...Around the World with [Rudyard] Kipling.

By: Cobb, Irvin S.; Cooper, Anice Page; Le Galliene, Richard; William Lyon Phelps; Andre Chevrillon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York:, Doubleday, Page and Company,: 1926.<br>

Edition: First Edition.<br>

Seller ID: 003717


From the Mandalay Works of Rudyard Kipling. -This volume is a compilation of essays on the life and works of India-born English novelist, short story writer and poet. (Joseph) Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936) who was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. Dark brown cloth covered boards. Paste-on spine title. Top edge gilt, a bit dulled. Unique in dust jacket, some loss and worn; now in a protective Mylar sleeve. Bindings firm, text clean with mild... View more info

Image for <b>The Alps  </b><br>[Mountaineering] [Illustrated by McCormick, A. D.]

The Alps
[Mountaineering] [Illustrated by McCormick, A. D.]

By: Conway, W. Martin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London , Adam and Charles Black: 1904

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 0010010


A travel and mountaineering classic describing the Alps featuring [70] Captioned tissue-guarded color plates.“The illustrations seem to us almost the most successful specimens of colour- printing we have met with…” -The Spectator, 1904.Sir Martin Conway is artist as well as traveler, and the book is full of pictures of chance impressions caught on the mountains, of which we can only say that their fidelity is as remarkable as their intrinsic beauty. [... View more info

Image for ...<b> Ave Roma Immortalis  </b><br> [Two Volumes – Complete.] [Travelogue and History: Rome, Italy]

... Ave Roma Immortalis
[Two Volumes – Complete.] [Travelogue and History: Rome, Italy]

By: Crawford, Frances Marion

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, The Macmillan and CO.,: 1900.

Edition: Later printing [first issue in 1898].

Seller ID: 006856


A popular history of the City of Rome based on the ancient records and travelogue, Very readable as it is authored by a well-respected novelist. Top edges gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine heavily sunned. 8vo; pp. x, 332; [x], 344.Two page color map of Rome. Fully illustrated with 29 tissue-guarded red captioned photogravure plates and Numerous in-text drawings by Henry Brokman Ref: A ... View more info

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Getting There is Half the Fun!
[Ocean Travel]

By: Cunard Steamship Company, Ltd.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: United Kingdom:, Forman of Nottingham,: [No Date circa 1959.]

Edition: Numbered b1576.

Seller ID: 009008


An attractive promotional piece, interesting for the late 1950's fashion illustrated in the photos. No flaws to this stapled travel brochure. One copy found in British Library; OCLC: 751580590. [16] pages, 19 cm, 7.25 inches tall. View more info

Image for ...<b>Sketches Abroad with Pen and Pencil.</b><br>

...Sketches Abroad with Pen and Pencil.

By: Darley, Felix O. C.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Hurd and Houghton at the Riverside Press,: 1869.<br>

Edition: Early Edition, Second printing.<br>

Seller ID: 003066


Text and drawings of American illustrator's trip to England and the Continent undertaken in 1867-68. Green pebbled morocco leather covered beveled boards, stamped titles and spine decoration in gilt, decoration in circle of travelers in stamped gilt on front. All edges gilt.Bindings square and tight; Light wear. A stripe of bio-predation across front. Three previous ownership marks: bookplate front paste-down; cursive inked name on front free end... View more info