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By: Bernard, Sid
Publisher: New York:, Bernard Publications,, 1956.
From the Introduction: " This is not an ordinary guide book with just plain facts and figures. ...endeavored to show the outstanding features ...and take the reader behind the scenes a little, adding humorous and true stories about Sightseeing." Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Stapled pictorial wraps. 8 inches tall. 96 pages with index and map on rear endpage. View more info
Publisher: Philadelphia: , Sherman & Co., Printers,, 1870.
Edition: 2nd edition. [first 1867]
19th century travel guide penned by a manager of the Kittatinny House resort hotel, during it's heyday. It was under L.W. Brodhead's care that the resort expanded to accommodate 250 guests from the original 25. At the time of publishing, there were about a half dozen resort hotels to which the affluent from New York and Philadelphia could retreat for the season. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Corners rub... View more info
Publisher: Kissimmee, Florida:, Erving Publications,, circa: 1965.
Bindings tight and square. Text clean,. Minimal handling wear. 98 pages, stapled pictorial card stock wraps.Period Advertisements, many articles on fishing, Camping, Hunting ... Illustrated with photos and drawings. View more info
Publisher: Philadelphia:, J. B. Lippingcott,, 1881.
Edition: Second Printing.
Gathering the writings and letters of the most famous elite of the mid-19th century this well-illustrated volume chronicles an age of wealth and privilege. Travel narratives from, Germany, Paris, the Italian Lakes, Australia, Sicily and places in-between. Green publisher's cloth with stamped designs and vignette in black and gilt. Top edge gilt. Beveled boards. Bindings tight and square. Front hinge starting. Text clean, light even toning. Moder... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Hastings House,, 1949.
Titles: New England, The Middle Atlantic States. The South, The Southwest. The Lake States, The Plains States. The Mountain States, The West Coast. Blue cloth, red spine bands with gilt titles. No flaws but minimal shelf handling. View more info
By: Anderson, Burton
Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster, 1991
Profiles the wine regions of Italy, describing the landscape, soils, and products made, describes and evaluates the vineyards and their wines, offers travel information and detailed maps for the visitor, and more. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light edgewear. View more info
By: Baedeker, Karl
Publisher: Leipaig, Germany:, Verlag Von Karl Baedeker,, 1899.
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
By: Baedeker, Karl
Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker Publisher, 1909
Edition: Second Edition.
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
By: Compiled for TWA
Publisher: New York, C. S. Hammond and Company, 1956
Edition: Book club edition.
Book club edition. 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 handling wear. 8.5 inches ; 21.5cm tall. 384 pages with index and appendix of travel tips for most countries.Nicely illustrated with b/w photography; map endpages of world and US air-routes. View more info
By: Crouch, Andy
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA:, Running Press Book Publishers,, 2010.
Both a personal guide and companion to the exciting world of American craft beer, this unique book touches upon several subject areas, including not only beer, but food, travel, history, and the stories and personalities of those who brew America's best beers.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info
Publisher: USA:, National Park Service,, 1961.
Published by the Yosemite Naturalist Department and the Yosemite Natural History Association, this booklet contains a self-guided driving tour for Yosemite National Park.A fairly uncommon item. The author was appointed Park Naturalist of Yosemite National Park, January 9, 1947. Prior to this appointment he had been at the Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona and in the Washington office of the Naturalist Division. He entered the Government Service in 1919. View more info
By: King, Moses
Publisher: New York:, [publisher not identified],, 1904.
14 captioned b/w photographs of Washington buildings. Produced and then imprinted with a business name and advertisement on rear cover. 'Compliments of Winterroth & Co. Pianos.' One of the King's Booklets Series. Light handing wear; Closed tear top edge . OCLC: 191065359 No copies listed. View more info
Publisher: Ogdensburg, NY:, North Country Life,, 1952.
A lovely stapled 40 page keepsake / travel brochure. No flaws but minimal even toning. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Centerfold drawn map. Provides information on history, attractions and amenities of the 1000 Islands region of Canada and Upstate New York. View more info
By: Marsh, Mike
Publisher: Wilmington, North Carolina:, Coastal Carolina Press,, 2000
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info
Publisher: New England, New England Council,, c1930
Undated, Circa 1930. Other New England Travel brochures had Eaton’s writing from 1930 and this is similar. No copies located in WorldCat/OCLC. Stapled blue heavy stock with black titles. 3-34 pages on gloss paper. Numerous b/w photographs. Light handling. Describes the vacation possibilities of New England. Includes 6 pages of contemporary booklets regarding vacationing in New England divided by state. View more info