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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

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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

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Northern Lands; or, Young America in Russia and Prussia. A Story of Travel and Adventure

By: Adams, Willian T. (Oliver Optic)

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boston, Lee and Shepard, Publishers: 1872

Seller ID: 011287

Condition: Very Good


Northern Lands, the second volume of the second series of "Young America Abroad," describes the varied experience of the juvenile tourists of the Academy Squadron in the Baltic, and during their journeys in many ports of Russia and Prussia. :Little has been written about Russia, and the greater portion of this volume related to that interesting nation. The author writes from his own notes and recollection, so far as scenery, manners and customs are concerned." [ref storytel] Bindings are tight with a slight shelf lean. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wea... View more info

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Bellinzona World Heritage (Unesco World Heritage)

By: Agustoni, Paolo

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Bellinzona E Dintorni, Ente Turistico Di: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010395

Condition: Fine


Bellnzona, gateway to the Alps, key to Lombardy, Capital of Ticion. An illustrated history of this Lombard city. Text in English. Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Text in English. 4to; 10 inches tall; 126 pages. The city is famous for its three castles. The town lies east of the Ticino river, at the foot of the Alps. It stretches along the river valley, surrounded by the southern ranges of the Lepontine Alps to the east and west, and by the Lugano Prealps to the south. [wiki] View more info

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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

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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

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Wine Atlas of Italy: And Traveller's Guide to the Vineyards

By: Anderson, Burton

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1991

Seller ID: 009666

ISBN: 0671696211

Condition: Fine


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

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

Northern Italy including Leghorn, Florence, Ravenna and routes through Switzerland and Austria [Travel Guide]

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 of a world now past. Second Edition. 16cm tall; xxxviii, 398 pages. 25 maps, 52 plans. Carefully handled, Text clea... 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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Vino Italiano

By: Bastianich, Joseph; Lynch, David

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Crown Publications,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008894

ISBN: 0609608487


Vino Italiano is the only comprehensive and authoritative American guide to the wines of Italy. It surveys the country's wine-producing regions; identifies key wine styles, producers, and vintages; and offers delicious regional recipes. Extensive reference materials on Italy's 300 growing zones, 361 authorized grape varieties, and 200 of the top producers? provide essential information for restaurateurs and wine merchants, as well as for wine enthusiasts. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Previous owner's name on front paste-down. 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

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This Is My Life

By: Bjorn, Thyra Ferre

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011584

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED by the author without personalization. Signature has been neatly outlined in two-colors. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve and has mild shelf handling with wear on the spine tips. Spine shows sun-fading. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 8.25 inches tall; 191 pages. View more info

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Dear Papa

By: Bjorn, Thyra Ferre

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011585

Condition: Fine


SIGNED by the author without personalization. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve and has light shelf handling with minor wear on the spine tips. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 8.25 inches tall; 191 pages. View more info

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The Home Has a Heart

By: Bjorn, Thyra Ferre

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Company, Inc.: 1968

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 011650

ISBN: 0030680603

Condition: Fine


SIGNED with an inscription with no personalization on verso of free endpage; followed by a full-page inscription on the recto. First Edition, Fifth Printing. Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket. 8vo; 8.25 inches tall; 190 pages with index. The Author takes the reader back through the years to her childhood in the parsonage in Swedish Lapland and then to her life as a mother and housewife in Massachusetts. Each chapter has its stories, prayers, special recipes for family holidays, birthdays, showers, weddings and its golden nuggets of advice. View more info

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The Identity of France: Volume One: History and Environment

By: Braudel, Fernand

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011257

ISBN: 0060160217

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. First American Edition. 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 832 pages with notes, glossary and index. 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 Black and gilt. Very bright and clean. Spine sun-aged with mild rubs on spine bands.With a bookplate of William Grayson Stets... 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 he has displayed an inventive talent and a degree of liveliness and pleasantry which make his pages very bright as well as t... View more info

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Letters from Europe, Comprising the Journal of a Tour through Ireland, England, Scotland, France, Italy, and Switzerland, in the Years 1825, '26, and '27

By: Carter, N. H.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: New York, G. & C. Carvill: 1827

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 011445

Condition: Very Good


A collection of letters and diary entries written during the course of a three-year tour of Western Europe. After returning these were edited into a very detailed account of travels and events. Rebacked in later polished calf lettered on spine, with original marble-paper covered boards, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Small bookplate on verso of free endpages. [H. W. Miller, Worchester]. Moderate shelf handling wear, light rubs to the corners; light ripple to leaves; First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 8.75 inches tal... View more info