The Flight of Alcock & Brown [14-15 June, 1919]

Wallace, Graham. / London: Putnam 1955
first edition, 312 pp., well illustrated, former owner's name on free end paper, else very good in original hard covers & frayed dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: jzq history of aviation travel geography biography

Item #: 1089899

$32.50

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Across Unknown South America. With Eight Full-Page Plates in Color, Numerous Illustrations from Photographs, and Maps. In Two Volumes

A. Henry Savage-Landor / Boston: Little, Brown, and Company 1913
first American edition, xxiii, [i], 377, & xvi, 439 pp., thick quartos, original gilt stamped and decorated cloth very lightly rubbed, spines & covers dulled, bookplates, else interiors very good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin america geography travel history biography ethnology jzq

Item #: 1089892

$40.00

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Maluku: Indonesian Spice Islands (Periplus Adventure Guides)

Muller, Kal / Periplus Editions 2001
214 pp., illustrated, Paperback, label to front cover, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 9625931767
Subject/Keywords: ethnology geography travel scn

Item #: 1091108

$35.00

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Madeira. Insight Guides (Portugal Series)

York, Ute, ed. / APA Publications 1998
306 pp., illustrated, Paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0887297056
Subject/Keywords: geography ethnic studies travel scn

Item #: 1091017

$11.00

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Rival Empires of Trade in the Orient, 1600-1800 (Europe and the World in Age of Expansion)

Furber, Holden / Univ Of Minnesota Press 1976
428 pp., Paperback, ex library else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0816608512
Subject/Keywords: scn business economics geography travel exploration Asian studies

Item #: 1090957

$16.00

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Across Unknown South America. With 2 Maps, 8 Coloured Plates, and 200 Illustrations from Photographs by the Author. In Two Volumes.

Savage-Landor, A. Henry. (i.e. Landor, A. Henry Savage) / London, etc.: Hodder and Stoughton 1913
first deluxe edition, 2 volumes, thick quarto, xxiv, 432, & xvi, 504, pp., photogravure portrait as frontis., plates with some color, small folding map & folding travel route; original gilt stamped & decorated blue cloth very slightly rubbed & frayed at spine, only light general age toning to interiors & edges slightly darkened or spotted, good-very good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel, exploration, South America, Brazil, Peru jzq

Item #: 1089881

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$120.00

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Religions of the Silk Road: Premodern Patterns of Globalization. Second Edition

Foltz, Richard / Palgrave Macmillan 2010
2nd edition, 190 pp., Paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0230621252
Subject/Keywords: geography religion travel & exploration Asia scn

Item #: 1090682

$19.00

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Southeast Asia in the Age of Commerce, 1450-1680: Volume 2: Expansion and Crisis

Reid, Anthony / Yale University Press 1995
xv, 390 pp., illustrated, Paperback, good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0300065167
Subject/Keywords: Asian studies business economics geography travel scn

Item #: 1090413

$10.50

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Indian Antiquities: Or Dissertations, Relative to the Ancient Geographical Divisions, etc., of Hindostan. Vol. I, Part I. Containing the dissertations on the geographical divisions, etc.

Thomas Maurice / London: For the author, and sold by W. Richardson 1792
cxxii, 160 pp., 4 folding plates, one of which is a color folding map; contemporary quarter leather & marbled boards, now disbound; old library hand stamps to the backs of the plates and the half-title page, text darkened, light to moderate foxing throughout, fair only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: india travel exploration

Item #: 1089963

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$200.00

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Specchio Geografico-Storico-Politico di Tutte le Nazioni del Globo Susseguito dal Dizionario Geografico-Universale, etc. Seconda Edizione Italiana. [TEN VOLUMES!]

Pietro Castellano. / Roma: Per i Tipi del Mezzana 1835
10 volumes, tall octavos, 1/4 gilt stamped & decorated leather & marbled boards rubbed & slightly scuffed, scattered light age or tropical spotting, very minor ownership marks, overall good-very good. Volumes Included: 10

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: geography history travel onomastics ojj big sets

Item #: 1070662

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$501.00

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Report of the Director of the Bureau of Safety in Re Investigation of an Accident Which Occurred on the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Railway at Kennesaw, Ga., on December 22, 1923

United States. Interstate Commerce Commission. / Washington: GPO 1924
first edition, 28 pp., illustrated with plates, extracted from larger bound volume and re-stapled paper self-wrappers, minor ownership marks, text clean. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: railroad safety technology travel zni

Item #: 1089843

$40.00

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Intracoastal Waterway, Boston, Mass. to Beaufort, N.C. Section: Letter from the Secretary of War, etc., etc.

United States. Congress. House of Representatives, etc., etc. / Washington: GPO 1912
[ii], 278 pp., NINE VERY LARGE FOLDING MAPS, published as 62nd Cong., 2nd Sess., House Document No. 391, front joint split else very good & seldom perused, minor ownership marks, text very clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: americana travel nautical studies geography JZQ

Item #: 1088826

$54.00

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The Land of the Midnight Sun: Summer and Winter Journeys through Sweden, Norway, Lapland and Northern Finland. With Map and 235 Illustrations. In Two Volumes.

Du Chaillu, Paul R. / NY: Harper & Brothers 1881
first American edition, quarto, two volumes, xvi, 441, & xvi, 474 pp., map in pocket, FINE in original decorated or pictorial cloth,. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Travel Scandinavia Arctic Geography ethnic studies jzq

Item #: 1088815

$84.12

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Atlas to the Topographical Dictionaries of England and Wales: Comprising a general map of England and Wales, a plan of London, and maps of the counties, etc., etc.

Lewis, Samuel / London: Published by S. Lewis and Co 1845
large quarto, 56 maps of which 14 are folding, each with boundaries colored, minor tears to a few margins with one invading the map, all very clean and bright, overall very good, original hard covers lost. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: british studies geography travel topography jzq

Item #: 1088768

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$358.00

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Visitez le Congo Belge

Ofice du Tourisme Colonial / Bruxelles: Office du Tourisme Colonial 1949
twelve panel octavo single sheet published as Bulletin No. 10, unfolded measures ca. 20" x 22" with detailed map of Belgian Congo and information for tourists, original pictorial cover panel, minor library marks, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: africana geography travel tourism belgian colonial empire history jzx

Item #: 1088747

$21.50

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Narrative of a Second Expedition to the shores of The Polar Sea, in the years 1825, 1826 and 1827 including an account of the progress of a detachment to the Eastward by John Richardson, etc.

John Franklin / London: John Murray 1828
first edition; tall quarto, xxiv, 320, clvii, [1] (errata) pp., 31 plates, six folding maps; bound in late 19th century quarter leather & marbled boards with marbled and plain endpapers added, binding worn, small book plate to the front paste down, hand stamp to a front blank and the title page, else internally clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: arctic exploration travel bzc

Item #: 1088499

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$1,450.00

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Notes and Sketches from the Wild Coasts Of Nipon. With Chapters on Cruising after Pirates in Chinese Waters

H. C. St. John / Edinburgh: David Douglas 1880
first edition; xxiii, 392 pp., frontis., plates, folding map; original gilt stamped illustrated maroon cloth, edges rubbed, spine frayed, book plate to the front paste down, else internally clean & tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: japan travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1088497

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$300.00

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Toil, travel and discovery in British New Guinea

Bevan, Theodore F. / London: Kegan Paul, Trench, & Trubner 1890
first edition; viii, 321 pp., 5 folding maps; original blue cloth, library markings to the spine, book plate to the front paste down, hand stamp to the title page, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1088494

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$100.00

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Yukon, Land of the Klondike, second edition

Kitto, F. H. / North West Territories and Yukon Branch Department of the Interior, Ottawa 1930
48 pp., illustrated, hardcover, rebound in cloth, ex library else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ojj mining Canadiana geography travel

Item #: 1088382

$16.00

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The Romance of Exploration and Emergency First-Aid from Stanley to Byrd. Chicago Century of Progress Exposition 1934

Burroughs Wellcome & Co. / Burroughs Wellcome & Co. 1934
160 pp., original red cloth (hardcover), minor library markings, book plate removed from the rear paste down, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration

Item #: 1088495

$65.00

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