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The Costumes of Rural Guatemala; an Exhibit Guide

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Guatemala, Museo Ixchel De Textiles: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004115

Condition: Very Good +


Text only. No photos. View more info

China in Perspective

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Wellesley College: 1967

Edition: First Ediition

Seller ID: 004178

Condition: Very Good


This is the text of a series sponsored by the Barnette Miller Foundation and the Mayling Soong Foundation. View more info

Guides Diamant Paris et Principales Excursions des Environs de Paris

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Hachette: 1947

Seller ID: 005714

Condition: Very Good +


This is travel guide with a hard card stock cover. Binding is tight. No writing. All maps are present. Minor foxing. View more info

Turquuie Orient et Occident (Turkey) text in French

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Pierre Bordas & Fils: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008406

ISBN: 286311185X

Condition: Fine


Text in French. Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Mariner's Chronicle: Containing Narratives of the Most Remarkable Disasters at Sea, Such as Shipwrecks, Storms, Fires, and Famines: Also, Naval Engagements

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New Haven, Durrie and Peck: 1836

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 014812

Condition: Very Good


Bound in full leather with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Spine is smooth with sturdy hinges. Leather of boards has craquelure. Contains bookplate of National Trust for Historic Preservation. Ink names to flyleaf - no other writing or markings in the book. Foxing throughout. Binding is tight and square. This is the 1836 edition after the first edition of 1834. Appears to be original full leather binding. 504pp. A beautiful volume. Full refund if not satisfied... View more info

China Pictorial, 1987/11

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beijing, China Pictorial Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 015108

Condition: Very Good


Includes articles: Sichuan's Building Boom, Iron and Silk, and Greening the Desert. Oversized magazine with moderate wear to wraps. "Display copy" sticker to front cover. Clean, unmarked interior. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

China Pictorial, 1987/10

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beijing, China Pictorial Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 015109

Condition: Very Good


Articles include The Sunan Model, A Temple's Underground "Time Capsule", and Off the Beaten Track: Huizhou. Oversized magazine with moderate wear to wraps. "Display copy" sticker to front cover. Clean, unmarked interior. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

China Pictorial, 1987/5

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beijing, China Pictorial Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 015110

Condition: Very Good


Articles include: The Open-Door Showcase; Blue Highways; In Splendor Laid; and Riches of the Earth. Oversized magazine with moderate wear to wraps. "Display copy" sticker to front cover. Clean, unmarked interior. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

China Pictorial, 1986/8

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beijing, China Pictorial Publications: 1986

Seller ID: 015111

Condition: Very Good


Articles include: The Lost Civilization; The Right Stuff; Masks of an Opera Star, and Jiangsu's Canal Towns. Oversized magazine with moderate wear to wraps. "Display copy" sticker to front cover. Clean, unmarked interior. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Verona Monumentale

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Verona, Libreria Dante/Remigio Cabianca:

Seller ID: 019511

Condition: Very Good -


Cardstock portfolio with tipped in photographs of buildings and monuments of Verona. Covers are bound with string and hinge is starting from both ends. Covers are quite worn around the edges with one corner missing on back. Interior is clean and unmarked. Circa 1901. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Vatican and Christian Rome (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vatican City, Libreria Editrice Vaticana: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023359

Condition: Near Fine


Rust cloth with brown lettering, color illustrations, decorated end-papers, folding architectural plan, xv, 522pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

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Bartholomew's Plan of London (Coloured) with Index to Streets

By: N/A

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Bartholomew & Son, LTD The Geographical Institute:

Seller ID: 023569

Condition: Good


Cloth folding color map of London (c. 1945) in very good condition, bound in blue cardboard stock wrapper (edges tattered), includes 44pp bound in sewn booklet entitled, Visitor's Guide to London (inside front cover) holding loosely at hinges, no writing in the booklet or on the map, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

1989 NRHS Convention Souvenir Book

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Asheville, North Carolina, Asheville Chapter: 1989

Seller ID: 025529

Condition: Near Fine


This square near fine pamphlet is profusely illustrated with black and white photos, including the railroad's involvement in building the Biltmore House. This rare booklet is filled with railroad history for the Asheville area. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Nagel's Encyclopedia Guide: Iran

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Geneva Paris Munich, Nagel Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 025930

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, illustrated, writing inside both covers and marginalia, 391pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The USSR: The Individual, Family, Society (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Novosti Press Agency Publishing House: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026467

Condition: Very Good -


Paperback. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Torn rear cover (without loss). Not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

RWANDA: Land of Eternal Spring

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 028666

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial cloth with silver spine lettering. Illustrated end papers. Business card paste-down inside front cover of Richard Mel Adam, Area Manager of the Peace Corps of the United States. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Illustrated. 180pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Guide Book to Wells Cathedral: The City and the Neighborhood

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wells, Dowman Woodhams:

Seller ID: 030741

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Illustrated. Circa 1901. 86pp. Light pencil marginalia on front cover and a few pages. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The "Camera" Series: Views of Edinburgh

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Liverpool, Brown & Rawcliffe Ltd: 1886

Seller ID: 030817

Condition: Fair


Foldout photo booklet. Part of the Views of the United Kingdom series. Covers heavily worn. Rear cover detached. Photos in good condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Ciudades de Espana Sevilla (230 Laminas) Cities in Spain Sevilla (230 Sheets)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Spain, Patronato Nacional del Turmismo (National Tourism Board):

Seller ID: 030980

Condition: Good +


230 full page photographs of Spain and its culture. Probably a tourism advertising publication. Gift inscription on front free end paper. No writing in the book. 230pp. In Spanish and in English. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Pilgrim's Guide to the Royal & Ancient City of Canterbury

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canterbury, Gibbs & Sons: 1929

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 031619

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Original paper wraps with pictorial pastedown on front cover. Illustrated. Folding frontispiece map. 56pp, xxxvii, index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Danmarkbogen . Denmark in Pictures (1947) First Edition

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Gronlund: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031890

Condition: Good


Written in Dutch and English. Paperback. Profusely illustrated with photos. Gift inscription on title page. Spine worn. 71pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Newfoundland in 1900 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. John, The South Publishing Company: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034894

Condition: Very Good


This book is a treatise on the geography, natural resources and history of the island. It embraces an account of recent and present large material movements. Illustrated with Maps and half-tone engravings. Plum cloth with gold lettering on front cover. Spine sunned. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. All page edges gilt. Illustrated. 196pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Book of Trinity College Dublin 1591 - 1891 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ireland, Marcus Ward & Co: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035970

Condition: Very Good -


Quarter vellum with cloth boards. Illustrated. Folding map. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. xii, 316pp. Spine soiled. Some light stain marks on front and rear boards. Head of spine and corners a bit worn. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Census of Ireland: General Aplphabetical Index to the Townlands and Towns, Parishes, and Baronies of Ireland

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co: 1984

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036322

Condition: Very Good


1984 reprint of the 1861 edition published in Dublin, Ireland by Alexander Thom. Shows the Number of the Street of the Ordnance Survey Maps in which they appear. Navy cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. White residue on bottom of board edges. 968pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Brazil 1966 (Numbered Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brazil, Ministry of External Relations: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036545

Condition: Very Good +


Full red leather with raised bands. Marbled end papers. Map is present in rear envelope pocket. Illustrated. 740pp., index. This is #902 of a Numbered Edition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Denmark Delineated; or, Sketches of the Present State of that Country. Illustrated with Portraits, Views, and Other Engravings from Drawings by Eminent Danish Artists (Reprint)

By: A. Anderson Feldborg

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Rosenkilde and Bagger: 1976

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 031776

Condition: Like New


Photographical reprint. Handsome crafted binding. Engraved frontispiece and 23 engraved plates (showing landmarks of Copenhagen and Northern Zealand. Orig. boards. Author was a Dane living in England from the beginning of the 19th century. He made large efforts to open his new countrymens' eyes for the qualities of his native country, despite the Anglo-Danish wars of 1801 and 1807-14. Among the artists behind the plates are C.W. Eckersberg, the founder of Danish Golden ... View more info

Outer Isles (First American Edition)

By: A. Goodrich-Freer

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1902

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 036221

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy cloth with black and gold lettering and design. Frontispiece. Illustrated. Folding map at rear is present. xv, 448pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Role of the Deserts (

By: A. J. McInerny

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Channing Press: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032215

Condition: Very Good


McInerny also wrote ?Deserts & The Birth of Civilizations?. Yellow fabric cloth covers showing light soiling. Frontispiece. Illustrated. Distributor's label on title page and Publisher's advertisement page. 43pp., with index and ads. Two plates and maps, 1 folding illustration. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Stanley's Emin Pasha Expedition (First American Edition)

By: A. J. Wauters

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1890

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 032154

Condition: Very Good


Large, folding, colored map at rear is present. Brown illustrated cloth. Gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Decorated end-papers. Gift inscription on front free end paper. 33 portraits and illustrations. xvii, 378pp., with an index. Publisher's ads. Newspaper article laid in (over half title page). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Adventures in the Near East 1918-1922 (First Edition)

By: A. Rawlinson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London and New York, Andrew Melrose: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032407

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. In three parts: Part I: The "Hush-Hush" Army (May to November, 1918). Part II: Intelligence in Transcaucasia (February to August, 1919). Part III: In Kemalist Turkey (October, 1919 to November 1922). Part I describes the account of the author's time serving with Dunsterforce in the campaign in northwest Persia. Part II describes his ?intelligence work? in Transcaucasia. And Part III recounts the time when he was posted in eastern Turkey to o... View more info

The Dead Cities of Sicily: A Guide-Book to the Remains of Ancient Art in the Island (First Edition)

By: A. Rivela and H. v. Pernull

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Palermo, Virzi: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034460

Condition: Very Good


The book is a guide to the numerous and marvelous remains of Grecian and Roman art existing in Sicily. Red illustrated cloth with black lettering and design on front cover. 144pp. with an Errata page. Index and 4-page advertisements. Rare in hardcover. Map of Sicily (Figure 100) laid in. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Black's Tourist Guide to Derbyshire: Its Towns, Watering-places, Dales and Mansions

By: Adam and Charles Black

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 15.00

Edition: 17th Edition

Seller ID: 030881

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Frontispiece. Illustrated. Folding maps (a few closed tears). 272pp., index, with 128pp advertising section. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Outback Heroes (First Edition)

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020662

ISBN: 0701815620

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth with white lettering, color illustrations, pictorial end-papers, binding tight, 255pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Print Ad: 1941 Miami Beach: There's Only One Miami Beach

By: Agnes Purnell; R. W. Hamilton

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce: 1941

Seller ID: 014214

Condition: Very Good


Stapled wraps with light wear. Numerous b&w and colored photos with cheesey captions and comments such as "Add neon lights and sound effects to the Garden of Eden and you have Miami Beach." Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Himalayas

By: Alain Cheneviere

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Konecky & Konecky: 1998

Seller ID: 035882

ISBN: 1568522401

Condition: Near Fine


One of a series of four titles by this internationally acclaimed photographer. We feel that these are among the most beautiful travel books we have seen. In addition to his gifts as a photographer Chenevire has advanced university degrees in ancient and modern languages. This training has allowed him to enter into the spirit of different cultures and adds a depth of understanding to his written commentaries that accompany the photographs.It is an almost overwhelming task... View more info

Travels in the Orient: In Marco Polo's Footsteps

By: Alain Cheneviere

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Konecky & Konecky: 1997

Seller ID: 036051

ISBN: 156852238X

Condition: Near Fine


One of a series of four titles by this internationally acclaimed photographer. We feel that these are among the most beautiful travel books we have seen. In addition to his gifts as a photographer Cheneviere has advanced university degrees in ancient and modern languages. This training has allowed him to enter into the spirit of different cultures and adds a depth of understanding to his written commentaries that accompany the photographs. In Travels in the Orient: In th... View more info

The Voyage of the Golden Rule: An Expeirment with Truth (Advance Reading Copy)

By: Albert Bigelow

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034548

Condition: Very Good


The story of the crew of the 30-foot ketch who sailed for the Eniwetok proving ground to protest the continued use of nuclear weapons. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Advance reading copy. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Frontispiece. Previous owner's name written on front illustrated end paper. There is no other writing in the book. 286pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Adventures of the first settlers on the Columbia River (Great Americana)

By: Alexander Ross

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033801

Condition: Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile reprint of the 1849 Smith, Elder and Co. (London) first edition, with a three-page modern foreword. Red leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Fine condition. xv, 352pp., with ads. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Leather spine label. Decorated end papers. Illustrated. Solid copy. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Summer in Syke

By: Alexander Smith

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Sampson, Low, Marston & Co, Ltd:

Seller ID: 037883

Condition: Fine


Half leather. Attractive binding in fine condition. Original slipcase box in fine condition. No date. Illustrated. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Andaman Islanders (First Thus)

By: Alfred Reginald Radcliffe-Brow

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press of Glencoe: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032129

Condition: Very Good


An investigation of the physical characteristics, language, culture and technology of a primitive society. A major contribution to the development of modern anthropological techniques. Paperback. Illustrated. No writing in the book. xiv, 510pp., index. Maps. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Above London

By: Alistair Cooke; Robert Cameron [Photographer]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bodley Head, The: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027237

ISBN: 0370303687

Condition: Fine


Navy cloth with gold lettering. Illustrated. Gold leaf end-papers. No writing in the book. 159pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Yankee Surveyors in the Shogun's Seas (First Edition)

By: Allan B. Cole, Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028805

Condition: Very Good


Teal green cloth with dark green spine label. Gold lettering and design. Illustrated. Maps. No writing in the book. 161pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Sea Venture: The Tempest Wreck (First Edition)

By: Allan J & Wingood, Peggy & Adams, Jonathan (compilers) Wingood

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bermuda, The Island Press Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032011

Condition: Very Good +


Recounts the dramatic and fatal tale of the Sea Venture lost off Bermuda in 1609. Paperback. Illustrated. 24pp. Pictorial cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Cloud-Lands of France (First Edition)

By: Amy Oakley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025453

Condition: Very Good


Green illustrated cloth with gold lettering and design, illustrated end-papers (maps), illustrated, gift inscription on half title page, xxiii, 497pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Hill-Towns of the Pyrenees (First Edition)

By: Amy Oakley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036060

Condition: Very Good


First Edition copy. Olive illustrated cloth with gold and green lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. xxiii, 449pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Frommer's Gay & Lesbian Europe

By: Andrusia, David; Mroue, Haas; Olson, Donald; Savage, Todd A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frommers: 1999-06-21

Seller ID: 023974

ISBN: 0028626400

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback. Near fine, light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

I Am Going to Italy (First Edition)

By: Anita Daniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann, Inc: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030711

Condition: Very Good +


An intimate guide to Italy. Based on real knowledge and love of Italy. Includes all the details not found in any of the typical guidebooks. Green cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. No writing in the book. Illustrated end-papers. 250pp. Dust jacket damp-stained. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Scattered in Foreign Lands: A Greek village in Baltimore (Signed First Edition)

By: Anna Caraveli

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, The Baltimore Museum of Art: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032284

Condition: Near Fine


An exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Art, June 30-August 18, 1985. Oblong paperback. Inscribed by the author on title page. There is no other writing in the book. Not paginated. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Scandanavia (First Edition)

By: Annelise Klucks

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Geneva-Paris, Minerva: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021634

Condition: Near Fine


Pictorial cover, 96pp., Profusely illustrated incolor. Nice copy. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Wind, Sand and Stars (Folio Society)

By: Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1990

Edition: Folio Society Edition - Third Pr

Seller ID: 039200

Condition: Fine


Fine copy in near fine slipcase box (original). xi, 197pp. Illustrated end-papers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info