Image for <b>Helen and Bill's World Cruise  </b>  <br>[Inscription from Editor]

Helen and Bill's World Cruise
[Inscription from Editor]

By: [Clough, William A.]

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Bedford, Mass:, Reynolds Publishing,: 1938.

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 007482


The lively and conversational book is a compilation of letters that were printed weekly from the world cruise for the entertainment of the readers. Second Edition. [First edition was limited to 500 presentation copies.] Inscribed by publisher: George Reynolds. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Endpages decorated with a world map of travel. Illustrated with photographic plates and drawings.151 pages ... View more info

Image for <b>Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala  </b>

Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala

By: [Guatemala] Wilkinson, Daniel

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,: 2002.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009091

ISBN: 0618221395<br>

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket.


A narrative tracing the history of Guatemala's thirty-six-year internal war, a conflict that claimed the lives of more than 200,000 people, the vast majority of whom died (or were "disappeared") at the hands of the U.S.-backed military government. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 373 pages with bibliography, List of names, and sources. Illustrated View more info

Image for <b>The Story of Real New England Inns; showing wherein the weary toiler may enjoy the beauty, rest and recreation of New England's countryside at moderate cost.  </b>

The Story of Real New England Inns; showing wherein the weary toiler may enjoy the beauty, rest and recreation of New England's countryside at moderate cost.

By: [No Author Stated]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, L.G. Treadway Service Corporation: c1930

Seller ID: 006057


A beautiful book detailing a service that no longer exists and descriptions of wonderful inns, some still in operation. 13 inns described; each with a wood-engraved illustration. Center is a map showing all locations. Stapled paper wraps with titles and decoration in black. Light sun-fading on edges. 22 unnumbered pages. Clean and tight; only flaw is light sunning. No copies found. OCLC / WorldCat. [no date: circa 1930’s]. Based on time of o... View more info

Image for <b>Ashville in Land of the Sky.  </b>

Ashville in Land of the Sky.

By: [North Carolina] Mead, Martha Norburn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA:, The Dietz Press,: 1942.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009054

Condition: 8vo; 188 pages with index.


Printed to celebrate the sesquicentennial of the founding of the city the volume presents the origin and development of the city. SIGNED by the author with ASL and other pieces. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. View more info

Image for <b>The American Boat Line 1000 Islands Cruise  </b> [Transportation]

The American Boat Line 1000 Islands Cruise [Transportation]

By: [not noted]

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Clayton, New York, The American Boat Line: 0

Seller ID: 010559

Condition: Very Good


Promotional brochure for cruise from Clayton, New York to Gananoque, Canada. 9 inches tall; folded four-panel opens to 16 inches with b/w photography. c1940 View more info

Image for <b>Hotels Boarding Houses and Restaurants in Great Britain with explanatory notes in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.  </b>

Hotels Boarding Houses and Restaurants in Great Britain with explanatory notes in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.

By: [Not specified]

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, New York, Paris:, Travel Association of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 1937.

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 009001


Blue stiff stapled paper wraps, minimal handling wear. Lists all establishments in the British Isles with season and off-season prices. Small pencil notes top of title pages, a few prices underlined on several pages. One copy found OCLC at Yale. View more info

Image for <b>  Roaming in Hawaii: A Narrative of Months of Wandering among the Glamorous Islands That May Be Our 49th State</b><br>[Pre-statehood]

Roaming in Hawaii: A Narrative of Months of Wandering among the Glamorous Islands That May Be Our 49th State
[Pre-statehood]

By: [Pre-statehood] Franck, Harry A.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York:, Frederick A. Stokes ,: 1937.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 008855


Harry Franck was a popular travel writer His many adventures, not all of them pleasant, but all described in his plain, somewhat sardonic style, which was the antithesis of the highly romantic prose of other popular travel writers of the era. His tour of the Hawaii Islands includes the islands of Hawaii, Oahu, Lonai. Moloki, Kahoolawe, Maui and Niihau. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket price-cl... View more info

Image for <B>A Description of the Strata Which Occur in Ascending from the Plains of Kincardineshire to the Summit of Mount Battoc, One of the Most Elevated Points in the Eastern District of the Grampian Mountains.</b><br>

A Description of the Strata Which Occur in Ascending from the Plains of Kincardineshire to the Summit of Mount Battoc, One of the Most Elevated Points in the Eastern District of the Grampian Mountains.

By: [Scotland] Ninian, Imrie.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Edinburgh:, Royal Society of Edinburgh,: 1806

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001186


This was the first commissioned report by the society. “The object of Col Imrie is to describe the appearances which he discovered in ascending along the bed of the river and this he seems to have done with great minuteness The most remarkable circumstances brought to view in the cleft through which the Esk flows are the gradual elevation of the sandstone from the horizontal to the vertical position and the manner in which the strata are intersected by whinstone.” [G... View more info

Image for <b>A Map of Motor Routes to Coudersport Ice Mine</b>

A Map of Motor Routes to Coudersport Ice Mine

By: [Unknown Author]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Chester, Vermont:, The National Survey Company,: No date ca1940.

Seller ID: 009226

Condition: Good


Tri-folded Brochure Showing upstate Pennsylvania and western New York State. when opened. Reverse side has a panel of driving distances; illustrated front and a mailing section. 1 map : color ; 21 x 29 cm on sheet 23 x 31 cm, folded to 23 x 11 cm; Scale 1:1,897,163; Only one copy found in OCLC: 959876033. Also included are Three unused Post Cards. The Coudersport Ice Mine is an ice cave located in Sweden Township, Pennsylvania (east of Coudersport) that fo... View more info

Image for <b> RAILROAD: California Zephyr Vista Domes Views 1964. Promotional Brochure </b>

RAILROAD: California Zephyr Vista Domes Views 1964. Promotional Brochure

By: [unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Chicago, Poole Brothers: 1964

Seller ID: 010558

Condition: Near Fine


Burlington Rio Grande Western Pacific. Route map, photo, itinerary times and city information, train information and more. 20 pages; 9 inches tall. View more info

Image for <b> You'll Enjoy San Francisco [Second Title: Where Asia Meets the Virile American West] </b>

You'll Enjoy San Francisco [Second Title: Where Asia Meets the Virile American West]

By: [Unknown]

Price: $49.95

Publisher: [San Francisco, Calif.], [San Francisco Convention & Tourist Bureau],: 1925

Seller ID: 010560

Condition: Very Good


A 1920's era promotional brochure for San Francisco. P>Color decorated stapled wraps with 15 pages of b/w photos and text. 8 X 9 inches open, 16 page brochure, map. Cover by Maurice Logan. Light handling wear. Only four recorded copies in OCLC/Worldcat. View more info

Image for <b>Nassau Bahamas Travel Brochure: The New Colonial  Hotel; Munson Steamship Line  </b>

Nassau Bahamas Travel Brochure: The New Colonial Hotel; Munson Steamship Line

By: [Unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Bahamas, [Unknown]: 0

Seller ID: 010679

Condition: Good


No publishing information given. Deduced that this is an advertisement piece from the Munson Steamship Line. [No date: c1924 - 1932] The brochure lists other means of transportation, How to Enjoy Nassau illustrated with period photographs.. 19 cm by 11 cm. 24 pages held in stapled stiff paper wraps. Front has color paste-on. Illustrated with photographs. No copies were located in the trade or on WorldCat/OCLC . Tight and clean, wraps a hint of fading. Smal... View more info

Image for <b>View of Sacramento, California, c1849 [Hand-colored Print]  </b>

View of Sacramento, California, c1849 [Hand-colored Print]

By: [Unsigned]

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Harper's Weekly: c1880

Seller ID: 009646

Condition: Very Good


Unsigned, from Harper's Weekly. Mattted 41.5cm by 28.5cm / 16.5 in by 11.125 in. Picture is 24 cm by 11 cm / 9.5 in by 4.25 in. c1849Waterfront looking from Sacramento River towards city down J Street; busy commercial waterfront district with numerous buildings, businesses (hot cake and coffee tent, City Hotel, Eagle Theatre, Eldorado Exchange, Freemont House, General Jackson's Hotel, J.B. Starr & Company, and others), tents, and wagons; building materials and ca... View more info