Image for Island of Maui U-Drive & Tour Map

Island of Maui U-Drive & Tour Map

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 010860

Condition: Very Good


Stamped as issued by National Car Rentals of Kahului Airport. C 1960's . Good condition with tanned edges and a few stry markings. Map is printed in green and red. 16.87 by 14 inches when unfolded. 8 panels. on Reverse half Adverts and numbered tourist spots which are marked on map. View more info

Image for <b>Fire in Beirut: Israel's War in Lebanon with the Palestine Liberation Organization  </b><br>[Israel & Palestine]

Fire in Beirut: Israel's War in Lebanon with the Palestine Liberation Organization
[Israel & Palestine]

By: Barly, Dan; Salepter, Eliahu

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA:, Stein and Day,: 1984.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008301

ISBN: 0812829247


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for <b> Your Guide to New York </b><br>[New York City]

Your Guide to New York
[New York City]

By: Bernard, Sid

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Bernard Publications,: 1956.

Seller ID: 007393


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

Image for <b> The Livingstone Touch </b><br>[Exploration - 19th Century Africa]

The Livingstone Touch
[Exploration - 19th Century Africa]

By: Birkinshaw, Philip

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa:, Purnell and Sons: 1973.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 006686

ISBN: 0360001637

Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket.


A selection of writings by David Livingstone selected to present a man who fell in love with Africa and did not condescend as many Europeans of the time did.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling to dust jacket and inset map; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Fold-out map drawn by Livingstone unique in that many place names are no longer used . View more info

Image for <b>The Falls of Yosemite: Famous Waterfalls of the World, Special Issue Yosemite Nature Notes  </b><br>[Ansel Adams]

The Falls of Yosemite: Famous Waterfalls of the World, Special Issue Yosemite Nature Notes
[Ansel Adams]

By: Brockman, C. Frank

Price: $19.95

Publisher: California:, Yosemite Natural History Association,: 1953.

Edition: Volume XXIV No. 1;

Seller ID: 008768

Condition: 31pps + index, ill, 9.25 inches tall; some colour, back cover Vernal Falls by Ansel Adams (also p. 2, 5, 19, 21 and 24)<br>


Illustrated throughout will black and white photo plates 1/4 and full page by Ansel Adams, Ewing Galloway and others. Contains a detailed description of Yosemite Falls, general review of the other water falls of Yosemite, and comparison of over 100 other falls in the park and throughout the world.Front cover has a full color photo of Yosemite Falls by Philip Knight.Rear cover Vernal Falls by Ansel Adams (also p. 2, 5, 19, 21 and 24)Carefully handled, hint of hand-soiling on cover. View more info

Image for The Delaware Water Gap: Its Scenery, Its Legends, and Its Early History  [19th Century Travel Guide]

The Delaware Water Gap: Its Scenery, Its Legends, and Its Early History [19th Century Travel Guide]

By: Brodhead, Luke Wills

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: , Sherman & Co., Printers,: 1870.

Edition: 2nd edition. [first 1867]

Seller ID: 009265

Condition: Very Good, minus


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 rubbed. View more info

Image for <b> The Life of the Salmon: With Reference More Especially to the Fish in Scotland  </b>

The Life of the Salmon: With Reference More Especially to the Fish in Scotland

By: Calderwood, W. L.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold,: 1907.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007365


A very good early manual on the study of Atlantic salmon including scale-reading and much on tagged fish and the knowledge obtained from their recapture. Includes chapters on smolts, grilse, salmon marking, scale samples, feeding of salmon, water conditions. Blue cloth covered boards with stamped silt titles and decoration of a salmon on the front. Bindings firm. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubs at corners and spine edges. 160 pages with index. Plus 16 page publisher’s advertisements. View more info

Image for <b> The Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland </b><br>[Fly-Fishing]

The Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland
[Fly-Fishing]

By: Calderwood, W. L.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold,: 1909.

Edition: First Trade issue following a Limited Edition of 350.

Seller ID: 007370


From the Preface: "In preparing this volume, my desire has been, not merely to describe the various rivers and lochs of Scotland in which the salmon angler may cast his line, but also ...to refer to points connected with the conservation or improvement of the salmon fisheries. I know full well that suggestions given officially in blue books do not generally reach the notice of those to whom ...they will be of interest, so I take this opportunity of offering a few opinions and pointing a few morals based upon what I conceive to be the broad lines of salmon fishery regulation. ...my business ... View more info

Image for <b> Livingstone's Last Journey </b><br>[Exploration - 19th Century; East Africa]

Livingstone's Last Journey
[Exploration - 19th Century; East Africa]

By: Coupland, Reginald Sir

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York:, The Macmillan Company,: 1947.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008145


This book re-tells that story-from its happy confident start to its tragic ending in the wilderness of 'Darkest Africa'. had a mythic status, Livingstone touched the common man on many levels: Protestant missionary martyr, working-class rags to riches inspirational story, scientific investigator and explorer, imperial reformer, anti-slavery crusader, and advocate of Imperialism. Sir Reginald Coupland, (1884-1952) was a prominent historian of the British Empire.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. View more info

Image for <b> Florida Enchantments  </b><br>[Outdoor Life. Hunting, Angling; Natural History]

Florida Enchantments
[Outdoor Life. Hunting, Angling; Natural History]

By: Dimock, A.W. & Julian

Price: $285.00

Publisher: New York:, The Outing Publishing Company,: 1908.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008632

Condition: 8vo; 318 pages.


Almost every phase of outdoor Florida life is here pictured and described from the dangerous sport of capturing live alligators in the coast rivers to life with the Bee Hunters in the interior . [Bookman] Interesting features on moonshine, Tarpon fishing, Salt water fly fishing, Manatees Dolphin, Crocodiles, and Florida Birds. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Green cloth covered boards with pictorial in three colors with stamped titles in gilt. Boards vivid. Spine mild age-toning. REF: Heller 2:837; Publishers' Weekly,... View more info

Image for <b>The Everest-Lhotse Adventure </b><br>[Mountaineering]

The Everest-Lhotse Adventure
[Mountaineering]

By: Eggler, Albert; Translated by Hugh Merrick

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Brothers,: [No date, c1957] Printed in Great Britain.

Edition: First American Translation.

Seller ID: 008705


An account of the 1956 Swiss ascent of Everest becoming the first Europeans to succeed and the first ascent of Lhotse. 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 age-toning on the spine and moderate handling wear on the edges. Ref: Neate 240. View more info

Image for <b> Erving's Guide to Fresh Water Fishing,: Family Camping and Hunting in Florida  </b><br>[Florida, Fishing]

Erving's Guide to Fresh Water Fishing,: Family Camping and Hunting in Florida
[Florida, Fishing]

By: Erving, John M.: Editor; Waterman, Charley: Feature Articles.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Kissimmee, Florida:, Erving Publications,: circa: 1965.

Seller ID: 007389


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

Image for <b>Home Geography and Type Studies   </b><br>[Textbook]

Home Geography and Type Studies
[Textbook]

By: Frye, Alexis Everett

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boston and New York:, Ginn and Company,: 1911.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008510


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. View more info

Image for <b> Archaeology of the Everglades </b><br>[Florida]

Archaeology of the Everglades
[Florida]

By: Griffin, John W.; Griffin, Patricia C.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008110

ISBN: 0813025583


"An extremely important work. . . . John has brought his unprecedented knowledge of the archeology together with his anthropological and ecological insights, to provide the most thorough synthesis of the predrainage aboriginal use of this area. Now that Congress has mandated the restoration of the Everglades . . . Carefully Handled, Clean text, Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has moderate handling wear with no tears or chips. Evidence of bookplate removal. Illustrated with charts. 8vo; 399 pages with index. < View more info

Image for <b>Sketches of Irish Character  </b><br>[Ireland]

Sketches of Irish Character
[Ireland]

By: Hall, Mrs. S. C. [Anna Maria Fielding]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York:, E. Ferrett and Company,: 1845

Edition: Illustrated Edition.

Seller ID: 008233

Condition: Very good.


In her Irish stories Mrs. Hall excels. Her rustic maidens are copied from the cottage; nothing can be more faithful and lively: nor are her hinds and husbandmen any thing Inferior. We nowhere see the Irish character more justly or so pleasantly represented. She sees Nature in her proper dimensions: therein, but no exaggeration, and life always." Allibone These “Sketches” describing the culture of the Irish are focused on County Wexford and in particular the parish of Bannow.Half leather with marbled endpages. Spine decorated in gilt with six partitions. Two title pages one ti... View more info

Image for <b>Cuba With Pen and Pencil  </b><br>[19th Century, Travel]

Cuba With Pen and Pencil
[19th Century, Travel]

By: Hazard, Samuel

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Miami, Florida:, Editorial Cubana,: 1989.

Edition: Reproduction

Seller ID: 007903

Condition: 8.25 inches tall. <br>


A very attractive and quality reproduction of this important text. Samuel Hazard after fighting in the Civil War went to Cuba to begin working on a guidebook to the island of Cuba. Over a period of several months he traveled throughout what was then still a Spanish colony. Dark brown leatherette covers with gilt titles and decorations. Titles in red band.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Still Giftable. Illustrated with hundreds of the author's own sketches. View more info

Image for <b>Ancient and Modern Scottish Songs, Heroic Ballads, Etc.<br> Collected by David Herd, Reprinted from the Edition of 1776, with an Appendix, Containing the pieces Substituted in the Edition of 1791 For Omissions from that of 1776.  </b>[Scotland]

Ancient and Modern Scottish Songs, Heroic Ballads, Etc.
Collected by David Herd, Reprinted from the Edition of 1776, with an Appendix, Containing the pieces Substituted in the Edition of 1791 For Omissions from that of 1776.
[Scotland]

By: Herd, David [Editor]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Glasgow: 1869., Kerr & Richardson,: 1869.

Edition: Two Volumes – Complete.

Seller ID: 006178


David Herd (1732–10 June 1810) was a noted Scottish anthologist of songs and ballads. [wiki]Patterned cloth over boards. Wear along all spine joints, with some loss volume 1. Moderate edgewear with some sunning. Bookseller label to front endpages. Bindings sound. Text clean, minor toning. ix, 312 pages; 283 pages; plus 74-page appendix. View more info

Image for ...<b>Men of the Jungle  </b><br>[Australia]

...Men of the Jungle
[Australia]

By: Idriess, Jon L.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Sydney Australia, Angus and Robertson: 1936

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 007043


An absorbing account of Ion Idriess's adventures in the Jungles of North Queensland during the early part of this century, illustrated with numerous notes on the unique wildlife and characters of the region. “Mr Idriess’s vivid pages recall busy days when Cooktown was lively with prospectors from northern Peninsula goldfields; when men from the south-western tin-fields, from the beautiful Bloomfield and those wild outposts, the Scrub Camp and China Camp, made the old town merry..” quoted from the Foreword by Charles Patching.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings tigh... View more info

Image for <b> The Styx </b>[Florida, Fiction]

The Styx [Florida, Fiction]

By: King, Jonathon

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Oakland Park, FL:, Middle River Press,: 2009

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 007007

ISBN: 0981703658


The Styx is a fictional story of what happened in the later years of the 1890' s, when the great migration to Florida changed the state forever. With deft descriptions of New York s Lower East Side, the Wild West towns and villages of a newly discovered Florida, and the majesty of Palm Beach s new Royal Poinciana Hotel, King tells a story of murder and cover-ups, power turned greedy, society women behaving badly, and good people doing what good people must always do to build a real civilization. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear prot... View more info

Image for <b>Ritz of the Bayou.   </b><br>[New Orleans]

Ritz of the Bayou.
[New Orleans]

By: Lemann. Nancy

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf,: 1997.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009081

ISBN: 039456037x<br>

Condition: Very Good


The New Orleans adventures of a young novelist covering the trials of the Governor of Louisiana, with digressions on smoldering nightclubs, jazz-crazed bars and other aspects of life in the tropic zone. A compelling evocation of idiosyncratic Southern political and judicial usages carried on in a tropical climate that, the author suggests, determines the pace of human activity and fosters eccentricity. Her Southern politicos, "drawling, cigar-smoking, silver-haired gents," with a high tolerance for human frailty, are vividly drawn as are a jazz-crazed assistant prosecutor and the... View more info