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Image for <b> Norton’s Complete Hand-Book of Havana and Cuba<br>
Containing full information for the Tourist, Settler, and Investor; also an account of the American Military Occupation with Handsome illustrations and a map of Havana.
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Norton’s Complete Hand-Book of Havana and Cuba
Containing full information for the Tourist, Settler, and Investor; also an account of the American Military Occupation with Handsome illustrations and a map of Havana.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chicago and New York, Rand, McNally & Company, : 1900

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010190

Condition: Very Good plus


A handsome, desirable and not often found turn-of-the-century guidebook. Publisher’s light blue cloth with titles in darker blue outlined boxes stamped in gilt. Emblem of the city of Havana on front. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner’s inscription on front free endpage. The large map of Havana is brittle on some seams and has archival tape reinforcement on the blank side. First Edition, F... View more info

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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 Delaware Water Gap: Its Scenery, Its Legends, and Its Early History  </b><br>[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 rub... View more info

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Guide to Florida [1875]

By: "Rambler" [Ed Sears; Edward O Jenkins]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, The American News Company: 1875

Seller ID: 010460

Condition: Very Good


Important 19th Century guide with history on how to travel to the southern east coast to Florida and all the stops between Ferandina to Sanford, on the Ocklawaha River down the coast to New Smyrna. Beginning with a historical overview beginning with the Spanish DeSoto to the founding of St. Augustine and the English takover.Red cloth over stiff boards; Stamped black line decorations on spine and both boards with stamped titles in gilt on the front. 12mo; 18cm... View more info

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The American Guide.
4 Volumes complete.

By: Alsberg, Henry, G.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York:, Hastings House,: 1949.

Seller ID: 001338


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

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Baja California [Automobile Club of California]

By: Automobile Club of California

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Automobile Club of California; Travel Publications Department: 1985

Seller ID: 010503

Condition: Very Good


A lavishly illustrated guide to points of interest, tourist facilities and recreational opportunities along major highways and side roads in Baja California. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 8.25 inches tall; 132 pages with index. Vintage b/w photographs and maps. 4 copies located in universities [OCLC 13394339] Other features of this tour book: highway signs, useful Spanish words and phrases, lots of tr... 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 o... View more info

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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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Australia for the Visitor
[Australia, Travel Guide]

By: Bank of New South Wales

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney:, Halstead Press,: 1956.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 006348

Condition: Very Good


Map endpages. Previous owners stamp on endpages. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Light wear with minor wear at spine tips. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, maps in color.8.5 inches tall. 217 pages with index. View more info

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Tokyo. A Confidential Guide to the Greatest [Japan]

By: Briggs, Don

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Japan, Don Briggs Production: 1973

Seller ID: 010661

Condition: Very Good


A complete well written and entertaining guide. This issue was for the Hotel Okura with an eight-page promotion for the hotel and its services. 93rd edition. 7.25 inches tall; 254 pages; illustrated with drawings and maps. Front and rear endpages are advertisements for Japan Air Lines. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. View more info

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TWA Vacation Guide and World Atlas

By: Compiled for TWA

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, C. S. Hammond and Company: 1956

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 009465

Condition: Very Good


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

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Great American Craft Beer
[Travel Guide]

By: Crouch, Andy

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA:, Running Press Book Publishers,: 2010.

Seller ID: 006424

ISBN: 0762438118

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


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

Image for <b>Self-Guided Auto Tour of Yosemite National Park  </b><br>[California] [National Park]

Self-Guided Auto Tour of Yosemite National Park
[California] [National Park]

By: Ditton, Richard and McHenry, Donald E.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: USA:, National Park Service,: 1961.

Seller ID: 007795


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

Image for <b> Leningrad Guidebook </b>[Soviet Union; Russia; Saint Petersburg]

Leningrad Guidebook [Soviet Union; Russia; Saint Petersburg]

By: Doroshinskaya, Yelena and Kruchina, Vadim

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Moscow, Novosti Press Agency Publishing House: 0

Seller ID: 010662

Condition: Near Fine


A Soviet-era comprehensive guide with much detail and well-illustrated. Vinyl Binding 297 pages with index followed by 9 pages for notes and a folding map. Lavishly Illustrated with color and black/white photos and 3-d drawn maps. Text in English. [no date c1960's] Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. View more info

Image for <b> Wonderland, or, The Pacific Northwest and Alaska: with a description of the country traversed by the Northern Pacific Railroad </b>

Wonderland, or, The Pacific Northwest and Alaska: with a description of the country traversed by the Northern Pacific Railroad

By: Hyde, John

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally: 1888

Seller ID: 010682

Condition: Very Good


A promotional book for the Wonderland Route of the Pacific Northwest Railroad featuring the wonders of Yellowstone and Alaska. Issued by the Northern Pacific Railroad Company. 8vo; 24.1 x17.1 cm; 9.25 x 6.75 inches; 94 pp. Illustrated from prints, photographs, and other sources; color map of Yellowstone National Park on the inside cover. Original stapled pictorial wrappers. Wrappers chipping at spine ends, light edge and corner wear; very good. A well-wri... View more info

Image for <b>Exploring Wild Central Florida: A Guide to Finding the Natural Areas and Wildlife of the Central Peninsula  </b>

Exploring Wild Central Florida: A Guide to Finding the Natural Areas and Wildlife of the Central Peninsula

By: Jewell, Susan D.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Sarasota, FL, Pineapple Press: 1995

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010340

ISBN: 1561640824

Condition: New


Natural areas and wildlife from New Smyrna and Crystal River in the north to Hobe Sound and Punta Gorda in the south including Lake Okeechobee.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b>The Land of Scott  </b><br> Scotland

The Land of Scott
Scotland

By: Ker, J. Inglis ; Introduction by Sir George Douglas

Price: $34.95

Publisher: London, J. Burrow and Comp: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009983

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, First Printing. [1931]. Issued by The Royal Automobile Club 12mo; 19 cm.;7.5 inches tall; 209 pages illustrations, maps 19 cm. Not particularly common with 22 copies in universities worldwide. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with sun-fading on the spine. A well-planned and delivered travel guide book with easy to read maps of day-trips that would be possible with details of places of in... View more info

Image for <b>Washington : 'The City of Magnificent Edifices.'</b>

Washington : 'The City of Magnificent Edifices.'

By: King, Moses

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York:, [publisher not identified],: 1904.

Seller ID: 009005

Condition: Very Good.


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

Image for <b> The Thousand Islands : Vacation Paradise </b><br>[New York State; Canada]

The Thousand Islands : Vacation Paradise
[New York State; Canada]

By: Lantier, Margaret McCormick

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Ogdensburg, NY:, North Country Life,: 1952.

Seller ID: 008135

Condition: Very Good


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