The Nautical Quarterly. Numbers 24-25, 28-39, 41-50 (1983-1990)

Gribbins, Joseph P., ed. / NY: Nautical Quarterly 1983
first edition, numbers 24, 25, 28 to 39, 41 to 50, last published, all complete issues, hard covers, profusely illustrated, very good-fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: boats yachts big sets travel nautical studies business jzx

Item #: 1100023

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$242.54

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NAUTICAL QUARTERLY Number 12

GRIBBINS, Joseph, ed. / NY: Nautical Quarterly, Inc. 1980
first edition, number 12, complete issue, 120 pp., square quarto, profusely illustrated, paperback, very good-fine in tattered slipcase. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: yachts nautical studies travel business recreation

Item #: 1123941

$11.91

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The lands of the thunderbolt,: Sikhim, Chumbi & Bhutan,

Ronaldshay, Lawrence John Lumley Dundas / Houghton Mifflin 1923
*THIS IS THE 1923 Houghton Mifflin printing* original red cloth (hardcover), 258 pp., small review of the book pasted to front free endpaper, light soiling to spine and covers, else text clean & binding tight. Includes large folding map (lacks dust jacket). Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel

Item #: 1122769

$16.50

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Egyptian Obelisks. Fifty-one full-page illustrations, thirty-two artotypes, eighteen engravings, and one chromo-lithograph

Gorringe, Henry H. / NY: Published by the Author 1882
small folio (slightly taller than 35 cm.), x, 187 pp., plates; original gilt stamped decorated blue cloth with later matching rebacking and new endpapers added; edges worn, else very good; a large part of the text is devoted to transplanted obelisks, particularly 'Cleopatra's Needle' in New York, and the difficulties encountered in transporting them and erecting them in their new homes. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: sculpture travel Egyptology, antiquities, engineering, photography

Item #: 1122493

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$300.00

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Histoire des Colonies Francaises

Victor Piquet / Paris: Payot 1931
350 pp., tall octavo, paperback, minor library marks, text clean & binding untrimmed & tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: french colonial empire studies geography ethnology travel imperialism ojj

Item #: 1122264

$19.88

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Hudson River Day Line: The Story of a Great American Steamboat Company

Donald C. Ringwald / Berkeley: Howell-North Books 1965
first edition, first printing; [x], 228 pp., very well illustrated, original hardcover, very good in a rubbed dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: jzx steamships travel americana recreation new york

Item #: 1122248

$15.00

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La Grand'Mere. Premier Partie. Pages Trifluviennes Serie A -- No 10 / Les Editions du "Bien Public."

Auguste Desilets / Les Trois-Rivieres: Editions du Bien Public 1933
an unnumbered copy of an edition limited to 20 copies, 64, [1] pp., well illustrated, later hard covers, library marks, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: canadiana history geography biography travel ojj

Item #: 1121257

$36.03

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Explore South Seas...Fitting Out Vessels for an Exploring Expedition to the Pacific Seas, etc.

[James Ripley]. / Washington: 1828
FIRST EDITION, 18 pp., original self wrappers, published as "20th Cong., 1st Sess., House [Report] No. 209," very minor age spotting, slight extraction roughness, overall good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: americana exploration travel jzx

Item #: 1121224

$36.34

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Seabourn Cruise Line 1990-1991

Seabourn Cruise Line / Contract Communications Ltd. 1990
104 pp., hardback, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel cruise line jcm

Item #: 1121522

$49.77

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Bibliography of aeronautics 1923

BROCKETT, Paul / Washington: Government Printing Office 1926
first edition, [viii], 144 pp., quarto, good-very good, paperback. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: aviation technology travel books about books jzx

Item #: 1121219

$17.53

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Bibliography of Aeronautics 1926 & 1927 National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics

Joseph S. Ames, introd. / Washington: GPO 1928
two volumes, vii, [i], 154, & vii, [i], 184 pp., quarto, about fine in original paper covers. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: books about books aviation engineering business travel jzx

Item #: 1121184

$60.41

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Le Pelerin de Terre Sainte: Voyage en Egypte, en Palestine, en Syrie, Smyrne et Constantinople. Edition Canadienne...par J. N. Duquet, Editeur

Delaplanche. / Quebec: N. S. Hardy 1887
472 pp., frontis., octavo, original gilt stamped cloth (hard covers), library marks, text lightly tanned & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: near east studies geography travel history ojj

Item #: 1120369

$34.79

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Trambahn der Stadt St. Gallen

Ruedi Wanner, Jurg Aeschlimann / Prellbock Druck & Verlag 2002
first edition, 128 pp., hardcover, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 390757916X
Subject/Keywords: public transit history urban studies travel business ctx

Item #: 1120422

$45.09

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Through Khiva to golden Samarkand;: The remarkable story of a woman's adventurous journey alone through the deserts of Central Asia to the heart of Turkestan. With 55 illustrations & a map

Ella Robertson Christie / London: Seeley, Service 1925
2nd edition (1925); 280, [16] (ads) pp. plates, original illustrated orange cloth (hardcover), wear to spine and cover edges, rear hinge weak. The only map present is the "Sketch Map of Turkestan on p. 16, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration ab7

Item #: 1120415

$75.56

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En Route pour la Baie d'Hudson

M. Proulx / Tours: Alfred Mame et Fils, Editeurs 1893
157, [2] pp., quarto, illustrated, several pages chipped or creased at margins, index trimmed, library marks, later hard covers, working copy. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 1119410

$16.50

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The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England and the Summer Isles. Historical Introduction by A. L. Rowse and Bibliographical Notes by Robert O. Dougan.

Captain John Smith / Cleveland: The World Publishing Company 1966
faithfully produced facsimile reprint of the 1624 edition, 248 pp., folio, gilt decorated full vellum & string ties, well illustrated, like new in slightly frayed decorated box as issued with 14 page brochure as issued. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: colonial americana history geography travel exploration clp oversize

Item #: 1114873

$35.00

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Boston Capitalists and Western Railroads

Arthur Menzies Johnson, & Barry E. Supple / Cambridge: Harvard University Press 1967
first edition, [xiv], 392, [2] (catalogue) pp., vary good in original hardcovers & a good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0674079701
Subject/Keywords: business history travel transportation american economic history CLP

Item #: 1119367

$13.74

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Thoroughbreds: The Most Famous Class of Locomotive in the World, New York Central's Hudson

Alvin F. Staufer, Edward L. May / Medina: Alvin Staufer 1974
336 pp., profusely illustrated, folio, original hardcovers, fine in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0944513034
Subject/Keywords: CLP business history travel trains railroads

Item #: 1119372

$23.96

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Histoire de l'Ecole navale et des institutions qui l'ont precedee, par un ancien officier. Avec une lettre du Vice-amiral Jurien de la Graviere. Quarante compositions, hors texte par Paul Jazet ...

(Pech de Cadel, F.; pseud. Geraud-Bastet) / Paris: Maison Quantin 1889
first edition, [iv], 366, [1] pp., plates; original illustrated paper wrappers, spine rubbed, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France, naval history, naval academies travel exploration hhs14

Item #: 1118775

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$91.24

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The Spanish Seaborne Empire (The History of Human Society Series)

Parry, J. H.; Plumb, J. H., ed. / Alfred A. Knopf 1966
this is the First American edition (Knopf), 416 pp., Hardcover, some underlining and marginalia, a good reading copy in a good only dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: sbk history geography travel exploration

Item #: 1118156

$3.50

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