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Image for <b>A Wanderer In Paris  </b><br>[France]

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

Image for <b> O'er Oceans and Continents with the Setting Sun <br>[Two Volumes - Complete] </b><br>[World Travel]

O'er Oceans and Continents with the Setting Sun
[Two Volumes - Complete]

[World Travel]

By: Marison, Fiscar [George John Blatter]

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Robt. O Law Company,: 1908

Edition: Ex-Library with usual treatments.

Seller ID: 007485


A travelogue of the author, who was a Catholic priest, travels to Chicago, San Francisco, the Hawaiian Islands, Japan, and the Philippians. Manila, Singapore, Rangoon, Calcutta, Benares, Bombay, Goa, Cairo, and Palestine. Ex-Library with usual treatments. Bindings firm, Volume 2 has library reinforced tape. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubs on the corners. View more info

Image for  A Gallop among American Scenery: Or, Sketches of American Scenes and Military Adventure <P><br>[War of 1812] [Travelogue, early 19th Century USA]

A Gallop among American Scenery: Or, Sketches of American Scenes and Military Adventure


[War of 1812] [Travelogue, early 19th Century USA]

By: Silliman, Augustus E.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: New York:, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1881

Seller ID: 006165

Condition: Near Fine, Collectible.


Travel Adventure and opinion in the early 19th Century including historical fiction of the War of 1812.Contemporary reviews: “…..displays uncommon qualities of style and powers of observation The author has apparently travelled much both in the United States and in Europe His sketches of scenery are brilliantly drawn and his stories and anecdotes well told.” The North American Review, Volume 57. p252. “This is undoubtedly par excellence the book of the season Nothing which has been lately published of the kind can equal it either in the interest of the top... View more info

Image for <b>Zigzag Journeys in the Antipodes  </b><br>[East Asia]; [Indonesia]; [Java]; [Thailand]

Zigzag Journeys in the Antipodes
[East Asia]; [Indonesia]; [Java]; [Thailand]

By: Butterworth, Hezekaih

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston:, Estes and Lauriat,: 1888.<br>

Edition: First Edition, Early printing.

Seller ID: 008944


‘This new volume in the perennially popular series takes the reader to Siam, and, with delightful illustration and anecdote, tells him of the interesting animal worship of the country.’ Literary World. A delightful travelogue complete with natural history, customs and culture of the South Seas in East Asia including Indonesia, Java and Thailand. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Some age-toning, light rubs on the corners. The 10th book in the series. Binding style 3. Plates and illustrations signed by various ill... View more info

Image for <b>Zigzag Journeys in Australia; or, A Visit to the Ocean World.  </b><br>[Australia]

Zigzag Journeys in Australia; or, A Visit to the Ocean World.
[Australia]

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston:, Estes and Lauriat,: 1891.

Edition: First Edition, Early Printing.

Seller ID: 008827

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Publishers' green cloth covered boards with stamped titles and decorations in black and gilt Bindings format 1. Fully illustrated with pictorial endpages, plates and in-text drawings. Decorated endpages. Illustrations on endpapers printed in blue; some illustrations engraved by Barbant and Hildibrand. 8vo, 319 pages followed by 8 pages of publisher's Adverts.. Ref: OCLC 937678517; HB.c; UMKC ; Smathers UF026617133 View more info

Image for ...<b> Ave Roma Immortalis  </b><br> [Two Volumes – Complete.] [Travelogue and History: Rome, Italy]

... Ave Roma Immortalis
[Two Volumes – Complete.] [Travelogue and History: Rome, Italy]

By: Crawford, Frances Marion

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, The Macmillan and CO.,: 1900.

Edition: Later printing [first issue in 1898].

Seller ID: 006856

Condition: Two page color map of Rome.


A popular history of the City of Rome based on the ancient records and travelogue, Very readable as it is authored by a well-respected novelist. Top edges gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine heavily sunned. 8vo; pp. x, 332; [x], 344.Two page color map of Rome. Fully illustrated with 29 tissue-guarded red captioned photogravure plates and Numerous in-text drawings by Henry Brokman Ref: A Monthly Journal Devoted to New and Current Publications, Volume 8. 1900. View more info

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To Cuba and Back. A Vacation Voyage

By: Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor and Fields: 1859

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010733

Condition: Near Fine


Best known as the author of Two Years Before the Mast, Dana only authored three books and this travelogue has significance as his travels were in 1859, while the U.S. Senate was considering whether the United States should try to annex the Spanish possession of Cuba.His narrative includes his visits to Havana, a sugar plantation, a bullfight, and various churches, hospitals, schools, and prisons. Both as a writer and as a lawyer, he was a champion of the downtrodden, from seamen to fugitive slaves and hos views are expressed in this volume. [wiki] Original brown pebble cloth, sp... View more info

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Florida Days

By: Deland, Margaret

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1889

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011625

Condition: Very Good


An early travel account in Northern Florida through St. Augustine and along the St. Johns River in the 1880s. The authors vivid reminiscences of the scenery, natural history, and the local people of the time, some of it in dialect coupled with fine illustrations by Louis K. Harlow evoke the place as it was before the massive development and commercialization. Decorated cloth; bindings are tight with a slight shelf lean. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear with hand soiling. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall; xviii, [19]-200 pages printed on thick cardstock.First Editio... View more info

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The Rich Man's Guide to the Riviera
[Travelogue]

By: Dodge, David

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1962

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010412

Condition: Very Good


The author of this splendidly bizarre, romp-worthy, informative, and appetizingly wicked study of the French Riviera is a deeply grateful man. Nowhere else, says David Dodge, could a freelance writer have found so good a supply of situations and characters. In repaying his debt, he has written the definitive distillation of the lore, lure and leer . from the Dust-Jacket. First Edition, First Printing. Publisher's cloth; Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear some age-toning on the test-block edges. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear prot... View more info

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London

By: Edwards, George Wharton

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Penn Publishing Company,: 1922.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 007154

Condition: Very Good


An excellent travelogue with marvelous illustration.“From an American viewpoint this is indeed a broad topic Mr Edwards has shown admirable judgment in selecting the subjects of his sketches Nearly all of them make special appeal to the American whose interest in London is something wider and deeper than the mere casual curiosity of the globe trotter.” [from contemporary review: Review of Reviews., 1922 Vol 66.]Bindings firm and square, Front hinge starting. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. View more info

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A Little Tour of France

By: James, Henry

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011544

Condition: Very Good


First illustrated edition of James' classic account of his six-week tour to provincial France between 1883 and 1884. First Published by Houghton Mifflin in 1885. [Ref BAL 10570] Revised with a preface, -vii Frontispiece and 43 illustrations tipped in, and 22 illustrations on text leaves, all by Joseph Pennell. [Ref: Edel & Laurence A23b. a] Originally published under the title En Provence as a serial in The Atlantic Monthly, A Little Tour of France recounts James' six-week tour throughout the provincial towns of Provence between 1883 and 1884 including Tours, Bourge, Nantes,... View more info

Image for <b> The Untamed Coast: Pictures and Words About Rare People and Rare Places Along the Edge of America </b><BR>[Gulf Coast -  USA]

The Untamed Coast: Pictures and Words About Rare People and Rare Places Along the Edge of America
[Gulf Coast - USA]

By: Jenkins, Peter

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Rutledge Hill Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009691

ISBN: 1558533478

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


The blend of first-person travelogue and observations of the peoples and wildlife along the way makes for an unusual coverage which will make a fine gift. -- Midwest Book Review.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Tramp: Sagas of High Adventure in the Vanishing World of the Old Tramp Freighters

By: Krieger, Michael J.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1986

Seller ID: 011336

ISBN: 0877013438

Condition: Fine


Visit rustic cargo vessels in remote ports from the Peloponnisos, Fjords and Fijis to the banks of the Yangtzeand. Discover the freighters' war-linked histories, the current rocky state of private sea trade and a smattering of practical navigational information. Sensitive reportage and keen photography are effective complements in this charming and informative sea travelogue. Freelance writer Krieger's delight in the nautical world and compassion for financially insecure tramp owners are infectious. [Publishers Weekly] Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Tiny r... 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

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 of the articles were formerly published in the exhaustive work entitled, "The World's Library of Literature, History and Trave... 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 protective Mylar sleeve has a bit of wear on edges and corners. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, minimal handling wear... View more info

Image for Three Wonderlands of the American West. Being the Notes of a Traveler, Concerning the Yellowstone Park, the Yosemite National Park, and the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, With a Chapter on Other Wonders of the Great American West

Three Wonderlands of the American West. Being the Notes of a Traveler, Concerning the Yellowstone Park, the Yosemite National Park, and the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, With a Chapter on Other Wonders of the Great American West

By: Murphy, Thomas D.

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page & Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 011627

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated automobile travelogue through the three western National Parks. A fine collectible example of turn of the century decorated cloth bindings and travelogue. First Edition, First Printing. Light green pictorial publisher's cloth, illustrated on front cover and spine, cover art of trees against mountain landscape in dark green and gilt, Top Edge Gilt; 8vo; 9.75 inches tall; [12],180 pages; index; with sixteen reproductions in color from original paintings by Thomas Moran, N.A., thirty-two duogravures from photographs, and maps of Yellowstone, Yosemite, and Grand Canyon regions... View more info

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Little Faces from Far Places [7 Unused/Uncut Paper Dolls]

By: Nordell, Julia

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1933

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010953

Condition: Near Fine


An American Girl Traveling Across Europe in 1933 with Untouched Paper Doll Cutouts. First Edition, First Printing. With seven full-color paper dolls of Joanna and her friends in national costume never cut. A near-fine copy of a striking book.Original black cloth spine, color pictorial paper boards with "porthole" cut-out to upper board, color pictorial endpapers. Color illustrations throughout, seven full-page international paper dolls printed in full color. Light edgewear, corners bumped. Quarto, 11.5 x 8.25: 78 pages. First edition of this vividly illustrated children's travel... View more info

Image for ...<b> Soviet Europe </b><br>

... Soviet Europe

By: Shanor, Donald R.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Row,: 1979.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007745

ISBN: 0060138378<br>


A marvelous travelogue journeying by train through six capitals. Country by country, the author combines relevant history with local culture and present day situations. Unused, Unread, Unopened. No flaws but minimal expected aging to Dust Jacket with price. 252 pages with index. View more info

Image for <b> In London Town </b>

In London Town

By: Smith, F. Berkeley

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York and London, Funk & Wagnalls Company: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009481

Condition: Very Good


A travelogue by the author who states in the forward that he has been careful to omit all reference to the Tower and all directions to see the cathedrals..he simply is wring his reflections of early 20th century London. Well written and illustrated. Illustrations by the author and other prominent artists, with ,many drawings and photographs. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine has minor sun-fading. View more info