Report on the Dominion Government Expedition to Hudson Bay and the Arctic Islands on Board the D.G.S. Neptune 1903-1904

Low, A.P. / Ottawa: Government Printing Office 1906
355 pp. + plates, frontis., original gilt-stamped brown cloth (hardcover), ex library else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 1091913

$17.14

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On the Mandarin Road. Translated from the French by Gertrude Emerson. Illustrated.

Roland Dorgeles / NY/London: The Century Co. 1926
first edition, ix, [i], 332 pp., former owner's signature to free end paper, else very good in original pictorial cloth and slightly frayed dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel geography asian studies biography scn

Item #: 1091380

$45.00

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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, 2 vols., xxiii, [i], 377 + xvi, 439 pp., original gilt stamped decorated cloth very lightly rubbed, bookplate to each front paste down, else very good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration

Item #: 1089892

$15.90

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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

$3.45

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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

$18.84

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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 / London: Hodder and Stoughton 1913
first edition, large paper issue measuring 21 x 25.5 cm., 2 vols., xxiv, 432 + xvi, 504, pp., frontispieces, plates with some in color, folding map, folding travel route; original gilt stamped decorated blue cloth, extremities rubbed, edges foxed, occasional light foxing, else very good. Volumes Included: 2

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

Item #: 1089881

$65.34

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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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$115.48

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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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$638.85

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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

$21.12

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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, 2 vols., xvi, 441 + xvi, 474 pp., folding map in pocket, original decorated cloth, very good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration

Item #: 1088815

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$98.06

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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 touching the image, otherwise clean and bright; disbound and now lacking the original binding. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: british history geography travel topography

Item #: 1088768

$54.28

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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

$11.45

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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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$1,537.15

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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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$138.50

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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

$51.07

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Yukon, Land of the Klondike, second edition

Kitto, F. H. / North West Territories and Yukon Branch Department of the Interior, Otta 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

$22.51

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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

$24.38

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The Mammals of South Africa. Vol. I: Primates, carnivora and Ungulata. With a map and illustrations. Vol. II: Rodentia, Chiroptera, Insectivora, Cetacea and Edentata. With illustrations

W. L. Sclater / London: R. H. Porter 1900
first British edition; 2 volumes, xxx, 324 + xii, 241, 28 (publisher's catalogue) pp., folding map, illustrations within the text; original gilt stamped illustrated green cloth, t.e.g., book plates to the front paste downs, hand stamp to each title page, slight discoloration mark to the spines, edges rubbed, else good+. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: big game hunting africa travel bzc

Item #: 1088475

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$114.83

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The Wilderness of the Upper Yukon. A hunter's explorations for wild sheep in sub-arctic mountains. Illustrated

Charles Sheldon / NY: Charles Scribner's Sons 1911
first edition, inscribed by Sheldon to naturalist and eugenicist Madison Grant, with Grant's book plate to the front paste down; 354 pp., color frontis., plates, folding map; original illustrated green cloth, t.e.g., library label to the spine, book plate removed from the rear paste down, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: arctic travel exploration sheep bzc

Item #: 1088473

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$627.17

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Notes Taken During Travels In Africa

John Davidson / London: J. L. Cox & Sons 1839
first edition, printed for private circulation; [8], 213 pp., frontis. & two other plates; contemporary quarter leather & marbled boards, binding worn, hand stamp to the title page, book plate removed from the rear paste down, else internally clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration africa bzc

Item #: 1088439

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$1,169.55

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