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Alexis Lichine's Guide to the Wines and Vineyards

By: Lichine, Alexis

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred a Knopf Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Author signed handwritten note on his stationary.

Seller ID: 010035

ISBN: 0394418301

Condition: Near Fine


Author signed handwritten note on his stationary. First Edition, First Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has a hint of age-toning and a small closed tear upper front edge View more info

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Listen to the Wind
[Aviation History]

By: Lindbergh, Anne

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York:, Harcourt Brace & Co.,: 1938

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008649


Winner of the Inaugural National Book Award for non-fiction. Listen! The Wind is the story of a survey flight around the North Atlantic Ocean in 1933. The purpose of the flight was to study the air-routes between America and Europe. The Lindbergh's were famous from their aviation exploits, this one covers their flights across the Atlantic to Scandinavia and Russia, down through Europe to Morocco and west on a long, dangerous hop to Brazil. ... View more info

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Hello Alaska.
[Kurt Wiese]

By: Litchfield, Sarsh.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago:, Albert Whitman & Company,: 1951.

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 004543


Ex. Library. Bindings sound. Text clean but for library stamps/blacked out. Wear to edges. View more info

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Georgia Scenes Characters, Incidents etc.,in the First Half Century Of The Republic

By: Longstreet; Agustue B.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Savannah, Georgia,, The Beehive Foundation: 1992

Seller ID: 009576

Condition: Fine


Stories of frontier Georgia life including sketches of a fox hunt, a horse swap, a dance, a gander pulling, a shooting match and other amusing scenes of life. The author, Longstreet was the President of a South Carolina College and was the uncle of Confederate General James Longstreet. Originally published in 1859.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price has a few minor spots on spine. is in a new clear protective... View more info

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West Indian Eden; The Book of Barbados

By: Lynch, Louis

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, Robert Maclehose & Co. Ltd.: 1959

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006885


A historic, cultural, social and local account of the island of Barbados. Contains a few recipes for Caribbean food and cocktails. SIGNED by the author with an inscription /Best Wishes/. Laid in business card of the author. Fully illustrated with photographs. 37 pages of period business advertisements. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 312 pages. Dust Jacket in clear protective Mylar sleeve is not ... View more info

Image for <b>Geography of New Zealand For Senior Pupils in the Public Schools, Scholarship Candidates, and Pupil Teachers.  </b>

Geography of New Zealand For Senior Pupils in the Public Schools, Scholarship Candidates, and Pupil Teachers.

By: MacDonald, J. R.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Wellington & Christchurch, New Zealand:, Gordon & Gotch,: 1903.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 006350


Blind-stamped blue cloth. Bindings tight and square, though front-hinge starting. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear.Ref: LcCon: 06025739 ; OCLC: 991441605 View more info

Image for <b>A Scape to Bermuda  </b>

A Scape to Bermuda

By: Macdonald-Smith, Ian

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Bermuda, Ian McDonald-Smith: 1991

Edition: First Edition – First Printing

Seller ID: 006374


Full color photography showing all aspects of the island.A photographic journey through the islands of Bermuda from East to West. Complementing the photographs are historical explanations providing cultural insight and an environmental perspective. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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London's River

By: Mare, Eric De

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA:, Bodley Head Children's Books,: 1972.<br>

Edition: Second Impression.

Seller ID: 007384

ISBN: 0370008464


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Unused. View more info

Image for <b>The Heart of the Hunter. The True and Exciting story of His Big Game Hunting on Three Continents.  </b>

The Heart of the Hunter. The True and Exciting story of His Big Game Hunting on Three Continents.

By: Marshall, Edison

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Ltd,: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007120

Condition: Very Good


First Edition - First Printing. The personal memoir of one of the world's most popular novelists and storytellers. "A racy and readable account of big game hunting and travel in Africa, North America, and India. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. A decorative piece of tape was placed over copyright, leaving a residue. Decorated end-pages. Dust Jacket is price-clipped in a protective Mylar sleeve. 286 pages. 8.75 i... View more info

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Stanley: The Making of an African Explorer

By: McLynn, Frank

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Scarborough House: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010335

ISBN: 0812840089

Condition: New


Sir Henry Morton Stanley, is known popularly for his celebrated meeting with David Livingstone. But Stanley is by any reckoning a key figure in the history of the European penetration of the African continent. He was also a man of intriguing psychological complexity - a complexity which Frank McLynn seeks to understand. In this book, the author focuses on the years 1841-1877, the most dramatic and fascinating years of Stanley's long life.First American Edition.... View more info

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Luzern Jahrhundert / Lucerne Century.

By: Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Switzerland:, Druck,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002125

ISBN: 3905082128


Silver boards with stamped titles. No flaws, minimal handling. Numerous color illustrations, b/w photos., English/German text. Produced to accompany the exhibition of November 2002 10 inches tall. View more info

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Alaska

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1988

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010339

ISBN: 0394551540

Condition: Fine


Always the master of exhaustive historical research, Michener tracks the settling of Alaska [in] vividly detailed scenes and well-developed characters. [Boston Herald] First Edition, First Printing. Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket. View more info

Image for <b>In the Wilds of South America Six Years of Exploration in Colombia, Venezuela, British Guiana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil.</b>[Natural History]

In the Wilds of South America Six Years of Exploration in Colombia, Venezuela, British Guiana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil.[Natural History]

By: Miller, Leo E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1919.

Edition: First Edition – Second Printing.

Seller ID: 005971


This narrative emphasis is the natural history of the region. :424 pages with index. 9.25 inches tall. Over 70 black and white photographs; folding map in back, Tissue-guarded colored photo frontispiece. Bindings square and very tight. Text clean with previous owner’s name on front-free-endpage. Light handling wear. Some wrinkle to rear edge of spine. View more info

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Cruising the Mediterranean

By: Miller, Madeleine ; Miller J. Lane

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Fleming H. Revell Company.: 1938

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 006857


This delightful travelogue details a ten-year voyage describing most of the ports and places of interest along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owners name on verso of free end-page. 9.75 inches tall. 407 pages with an index. Map end-pages. View more info

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By Airplane Towards the North Pole. An Account of an Expedition to Spitzbergen in the Summer of 1923

By: Mittelholzer, Walter and Others; Translated by Eden & Cedar Paul.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009989

Condition: Very Good


An account of the mostly aerial explorations conducted around the Spitzbergen region of the Arctic circle, an expedition originally conceived of to support Amundsen's flight over the North Pole. The mission was changed, and considerable aerial photography was done in Spitsbergen. Spitsbergen is an island of the Svalbard archipelago in northern Norway. Constituting the westernmost bulk of the archipelago, it borders the Arctic Ocean, the Norwegian Sea, and the Gree... View more info

Image for <b>Inside Passage: Living With Killer Whales, Bald Eagles, and Kwakiutl Indians</b><br>[Alaska]

Inside Passage: Living With Killer Whales, Bald Eagles, and Kwakiutl Indians
[Alaska]

By: Modzelewski, Michael

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA:, Adventures Unltd,: 1997.

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 009212

ISBN: 0966062507

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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America from the Air

By: Moore, Robert J.; Accomazzo, Laura

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Diego, California, Thunder Bay Press: 2000

Seller ID: 010604

ISBN: 1571452184

Condition: New


See the grandeur and variety of the American landscape from high above. Hundreds of oversized, spectacular photographs create a fascinating virtual tour of the 50 states from a vantage point few of us have shared.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b> With the World's Great Travellers  </b><br>[8 volumes complete]

With the World's Great Travellers
[8 volumes complete]

By: Morris, Charles and Oliver H.G. Leigh, editors

Price: $265.00

Publisher: Chicago, Union Book Company: 1901

Seller ID: 009513

Condition: Very Good


Scarce full set of the 1901 Special Edition. Complete in 8 volumes. Each with engraved frontispiece and numerous plates, some from photographs. 'Special Edition.' A later edition of the editor's Half-Hours of Travel at Home and Abroad, first published 1896. The adventures and discoveries here described are gathered from the four quarters of the globe, and include the famous stories of men no longer living, as well as those of present activity. Many o... View more info

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In Scotland Again

By: Morton, H. V.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: London, Methuen & CO.: 1952

Seller ID: 010736

Condition: Very Good


The journal of H.V. Morton's second motor-car journey through Scotland, being a companion volume to In Search of Scotland. One chapter is taken from an article which he wrote for the Daily Herald. Later Printing [first published in 1932]. 12mo; 7.5 inches tall; 415 pages and Index. Illustrated with Map Endpages drawn by A. E. Taylor; 15 monochrome plates photographed by Robert M. Adams. Near Fine in a Good-plus Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear pro... View more info

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Through Lands of the Bible

By: Morton, H. V.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: London:, Methuen & CO.: 1963

Seller ID: 010748

Condition: Near Fine


The journal of H.V. Morton's journey from the Euphrates to the Nile, exploring places associated with the early Christian church. Reprint [First published 1938]. 12mo; 7.5 inches tall; 400 pages with Index and bibliography. Illustrated with Map endpages and 15 b/w photographs Near Fine in a Very Good Dust Jacket with price. Dust jacket has minimal handling. Collectible condition. H. V. Morton was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lanc... View more info