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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$142.99

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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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$693.84

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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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$1,204.29

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The Highlands of Aethiopia. In three volumes. Second edition

Harris, W. Cornwallis / London: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans 1844
2nd edition, 3 volumes, lxviii, 419 + xii, 425, [2] (ads) + xii, 432, 32 (ads) pp., color frontis. in each volume, color chromolithographic dedication leaf and folding map in the first volume; original brown cloth, ex library, bindings worn, spines cocked and chipped, the map has a short closed tear near the tab, about good only. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN:
Subject/Keywords: ethiopia north africa travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1088464

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$654.26

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Travels in the East Indian Archipelago

Albert S. Bickmore / NY: D. Appleton & Co. 1869
first American edition; 553, [6] (ads) pp., frontis., plates, 2 folding maps; original gilt stamped illustrated brick colored cloth, spine and corners worn, hand stamp to the title page, book plates removed from the paste downs, fore edge of the last 50 pages slightly bumped causing a short tear to the margin; good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration india bzc

Item #: 1088457

$84.45

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The Kicking Horse Trail: Scenic Highway from Lake Louise, Alberta to Golden, British Columbia

M. B. Williams / Ottawa: National Parks of Canada 1928
first edition, 47, [1] pp., folding map inside back cover, illustrated, original decorated paper covers, minor library marks, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: canadiana travel geography recreation ojj

Item #: 1087195

$9.33

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Central African Game and Its Spoor. Profusely illustrated with photographs of game and drawings by D. D. Lyell. Second edition

Stigand, C. H., & D. D. Lyell / London: Horace Cox 1909
2nd edition, quarto, xii, 315 pp., plates, two of which are folding; original mustard colored cloth, library markings include label removed from the spine, book plate removed from the rear paste down, hand stamp to the title page, covers slightly darkened, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Big Game hunting Africa Travel Natural History bzc

Item #: 1088435

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$566.17

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The History of the Northern Interior of British Columbia, Formerly New Caledonia [1660 to 1880]. With Map and Illustrations

A. G. Morice / Toronto: William Briggs 1904
first edition, xi, [i], 349 pp., folding map at frontis., well illustrated, two plates frayed at edge, original decorated gilt stamped cloth (hard covers), library marks, text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: canadiana history geography ethnic studies travel & exploration OJJ

Item #: 1087174

$75.80

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Two Years among New Guinea Cannibals: A Naturalist's Sojourn Among the Aborigines of Unexplored New Guinea

A. E. Pratt / London: Seeley & Co. 1906
first British edition; 360, 6 (ads), 16 (ads) pp., frontis., plates, folding map; original gilt stamped illustrated red cloth, library sticker to the spine, hand stamp to the title page, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: pacifica travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1087861

$73.18

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Papua, or British New Guinea. With an introduction by Sir William MacGregor and 38 illustrations

Murray, J. H. P. / London: T. Fisher Unwin 1912
first British edition, signed in pencil and dated 5-9-28 by Murray at the front free endpaper; 388, [11] (ads) pp., frontis., plates, folding map; original maroon cloth, t.e.g., slight spine slant, book plates of Charles J. Morgan and naturalist William Beebe to the front paste down, minor discoloration tot he spine, edges rubbed, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration pacifica bzc

Item #: 1087858

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$253.05

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Navegacao de Paz e de Gloria

Dutra Faria / Lisboa: Agencia Geral das Colonias 1945
first edition, [vi], 165 pp., illustrated, quarto, original paper covers swlightly frayed, small internal tear to pp. 89-90, minor ownership marks, text clean. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: portuguese colonial empire studies travel biography roman catholicism hhs18

Item #: 1087155

$30.93

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Spanish and Hispanic Presence in Florida from the Discovery to the Bicentennial: The Oliveros House (Two Essays on Florida's Hispanic History)

Cubenas, Jose A. / Madrid/NY: Editorial Mensaje 1979
first edition, 70 pp., small 12mo, original self wrappers, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8449928885
Subject/Keywords: hispanic studies americana history biography travel & exploration hhs18

Item #: 1087145

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$540.79

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Gibraltar Ante las Armas, la Diplomacia y la Politica. Temas de Espana Ante el Mundo

Jose Carlos de Luna / Publicaciones Espanolas 1952
63 pp., illustrated, Paperback, hand stamp to title page, first page of text and verso of rear cover, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Iberia geography travel hhs18

Item #: 1087406

$8.49

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Islario Espannol del Pacifico: Identificacioon de los Descubrimientos en el Mar del Sur (Spanish Edition)

Landín Carrasco, Amancio / Madrid: Ediciones Cultura Hispánica, Instituto de Cooperació 1984
first edition, 207 pp., 14 folding maps, quarto, original decorated paper covers, minor library marks, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8472323218
Subject/Keywords: geography exploration travel biography history hispanic studies HHS18

Item #: 1087140

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$2,913.42

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La Conquete de la Terre. Histoire des Decouvertes et des Explorations depuis les Origines jusqu'a Nos Jours [SIX VOLUMES]

Orjan Olsen / Paris: Payot 1933
first French edition, 279, 259, 271, 271, 291, 329 pp., octavo, later cloth (hard covers), library markings, text slightly tanned & binding tight, good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: geography travel biography ojj

Item #: 1087136

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$108.24

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The Last of the Hunters. Life with the Fishermen of Northshields

Mortimer, Peter / North Tyneside Libraries and Arts Dept 1987
Inscribed by Mortimer, 111 pp., Paperback, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0906529042
Subject/Keywords: wkn biography humanities travel

Item #: 1087216

$3.82

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Les Missions Chretiennes [DEUX TOMES]

T. W. M. Marshall / Paris: Ambrose Bray, Libraire-Editeur 1865
two volumes, [iv], 595, [1], & [iv], 635, [2] pp., large octavos, later hard covers, library marks, text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: church history mission studies travel geography theology ojj

Item #: 1087115

$86.03

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Pequena historia magallanica. Las cuatro fundaciones magallanicas. Cronicas del antiguo Punta Arenas. El abrazo del Estrecho. con ilustraciones de Juan Pablo Laverdet ejecutadas segun documentos etc.

Armando Braun Menendez. / Buenos Aires: Domingo Viau y Cia. - Editores 1937
#1272 of an edition limited to 1275 copies, [227] pp., octavo, illustrated, original paper covers, library markings, text clean & cover rubbed, repaired with tape & soiled. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: hispanic studies geography travel nautical studies history hhs18

Item #: 1086077

$37.12

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Mass at Sea: Information for Catholic Priests Going to Sea

Thomas A. McDonough / New Orleans: National Conference of the Apostleship of the Sea 1952
first edition, 16 pp., quarto, original paper covers, minor library marks, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Roman Catholicism Liturgical Studies Biography OJJ Church History canon law travel

Item #: 1086037

$26.66

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The Machris Brazilian Expedition, Botany: Phanerogamae, Euphorbiaceae, Lentibulariaceae, Rubiaceae. Number 21

Steyermark, Julian A. / Los Angeles County Museum 1958
31 pp., paperback, cover slightly soiled, else text clean and binding tight, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: geography travel natural history jzx

Item #: 1079463

$6.50

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