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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

Image for <b>A Wanderer In Paris  </b><br>[France]

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

Image for <b>Northern Italy including Leghorn, Florence, Ravenna and routes through Switzerland and Austria  </b>

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

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for <b>Italy from the Alps to Naples  </b>

Italy from the Alps to Naples

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker Publisher: 1909

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 009468

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for <b>Northern Germany as far as the Bavarian and Austrian Frontiers with Excursions to Copenhagen and the Danish Islands: Handbook for Travellers  </b>

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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Publisher's Plain Wraps.


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

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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: 8vo; viii, 311 p, [1] leaf of plates illus., ports. 22 cm.


"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

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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

Condition: Collectible


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

Condition: Two page color map of Rome.


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

Image for <b>Getting There is Half the Fun!  </b><br>[Ocean Travel]

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

Condition: Profusely illustrated with plates and in-text drawings by Felix O. C. Darley; Drawings engraved on wood by J. Augustus Begert and James L. Langridge. [88 drawings]. <br>


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

Image for <b> Ephesus </b><br>[Archeology;  Ephesus; Anatolian Civilizations]

Ephesus
[Archeology; Ephesus; Anatolian Civilizations]

By: Erdemgil, S. and others. Translation: Christine M. Thomas

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Turkey:, DO-GU Yayinlari,: 2004.

Seller ID: 008503


The city was famed for the nearby Temple of Artemis (completed around 550 BC), one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Among many other monumental buildings are the Library of Celsus, and a theatre capable of holding 25,000 spectators. Ephesus was one of the seven churches of Asia that are cited in the Book of Revelation. The Gospel of John may have been written here. The city was the site of several 5th century Christian Councils. The city was destroyed by... View more info

Image for <b>Observations Made At Paris During The Peace;<br> And Remarks In A Tour From London To Paris Through Picardy, And To England By The Route Of Normandy; Containing A Full Description Of Every Object Of Curiosity In The French Metropolis And Its Environs; A Critical Review Of The Theatres, Actors, &c. And Every Interesting Particular That May Serve As Useful Companion To The Stranger, And Amuse The Mind Of The Curious And Scientific.</b><br>

Observations Made At Paris During The Peace;
And Remarks In A Tour From London To Paris Through Picardy, And To England By The Route Of Normandy; Containing A Full Description Of Every Object Of Curiosity In The French Metropolis And Its Environs; A Critical Review Of The Theatres, Actors, &c. And Every Interesting Particular That May Serve As Useful Companion To The Stranger, And Amuse The Mind Of The Curious And Scientific.

By: Eyre, Edmund John

Price: $295.00

Publisher: London:, Robinson, and Longman and Rees,: 1803,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 005664

Condition: 8vo; 21.5 cm. tall; xv, 393 pp. 21x13 cm


Edmund John Eyre was an English dramatist who left university to join a theater troupe. He became first a comedian, then an actor who appeared at Drury Lane. His remarks on the French theatre and actors are interesting, printing the admission prices at various theatres and also transcribes an extensive bill of fare, including the wine list, of "one of the most expensive and fashionable eating houses in Paris" (page 113). Bindings very firm and squ... View more info

Image for <b>Les Fêtes Du Soleil: Celebrations of the Mediterranean  </b>

Les Fêtes Du Soleil: Celebrations of the Mediterranean

By: Falassi, Alessandro: Editor; Saramago, José: Text

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Siena, Italy:, Betti editrice,: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008796


Richly illustrated with well-researched text on the many festivals and social customs of the Mediterranean.Hardcover in Slipcase. Pate-on full color decoration with stamped titles in gilt. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. REF: OCLC 849258335 Only four copies in world libraries. Three in Italy and the Library of Congress.Folio: 197 pages with a bibliography. 31cm. 12 inches tall. View more info

Image for ...<b> The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon  </b><br>

... The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon

By: Feist, Aubrey

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Indianapolis and New York:, Bobbs-Merrill,: 1971.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007739


Feist, an eminent British historian and novelist has distilled the spirit of Venice, the intangible essence marked as much by the lust for blood, power and gold and the quest for beauty.Unread, unopened. Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. 299 pages with extensive bibliography. View more info

Image for ...<b>La Fontane Di Roma. [The Fountains of Rome]</b>

...La Fontane Di Roma. [The Fountains of Rome]

By: Fendi, Anna with Carla, Franca, Alda and Paola [Forward: BOLLEA, Giovanni]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Italy:, Fendi: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005123


No flaws but minor scuff to rear of dust jacket. Text in Italian, English and Japanese. 13.5 inches tall. B/W photography View more info