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

Murray, J. H. P. / London: T. Fisher Unwin 1913
second impression; 388, [11] (ads) pp., frontis., plates; original maroon cloth, library label to the spine, book plate to the front paste down, hand stamp to the title page, else good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration pacifica bzc

Item #: 1088493

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$140.00

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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 vols., 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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$200.00

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With My Wife Across Africa by Canoe and Caravan. 3 maps and 55 illustrations

Statham, J. C. B. / London: Simpkin, Marshall, etc. 1924
first edition; 324 pp., frontis., plates; original gilt stamped illustrated green cloth (hardcover), ex library, edges rubbed, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 1088471

$30.00

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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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$850.00

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From the Niger to the Nile. In two volumes. With illustrations and maps

Boyd Alexander / London: Edward Arnold 1907
first edition; 2 vols., xv, 358 + xi, 420, 16 (publisher's catalogue) pp., frontispieces in each volume, plates, 2 folding maps; original gilt stamped red cloth (hardcovers), ex library, the maps have some splits to the folds, bindings worn, good only. Volumes Included: 2

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

Item #: 1088467

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$100.00

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A Journey in East Africa Towards the Mountains of the Moon. A new edition

Pringle, M A. / William Blackwood and Sons 1886
xxxi, 386 pp., folding map; original illustrated yellow cloth (hardcover), ex library, spine tattered and chipped, corners worn, bump to the top edge, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: africa travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1088461

$25.00

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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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$1,400.00

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Casuals in the Caucasus. The Diary of a Sporting Holiday. With Twenty-Two Illustrations

Agnes Herbert / London/NY: John Lane, The Bodley Head 1912
first edition; xi, [1], 331, [1], [8] (ads), 16 (ads) pp., frontis., plates; original illustrated blue cloth, library label to the spine, book plate removed from the rear paste down, previous owner's small signature to the top margin of the front paste down, else internally clean & tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Caucasus, travel, big game hunting bzc

Item #: 1088456

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$100.00

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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

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$110.00

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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 vols., 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

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Subject/Keywords: ethiopia north africa travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1088464

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$1,000.00

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Unknown Mexico. A record of five years' exploration among the tribes of the western Sierra Madre; in the Tierra Caliente of Tepic and Jalisco; and among the Tarascos of Michoacan. In two volumes

Carl Lumholtz / London: Macmillan & Co. 1903
first British edition; 2 vols., xxxii, [2], 530 pp. + xvi, 496 pp., frontis. in each volume, plates with some in color, folding maps; original decorated green cloth, ex library, edges worn, else text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Mexico exploration travel bzc

Item #: 1088468

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$225.00

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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

$12.00

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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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$750.00

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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

$70.00

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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

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$140.00

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Central Asia and Tibet. Towards the Holy City of Lassa. Two volumes

Sven Hedin / London: Hurst & Blackett 1903
first edition; 2 vols., xix, 608 + xv, 664 pp., plates, 2 folding maps; original gilt stamped illustrated maroon cloth, t.e.g., ex library, bindings rubbed at the edges, head of spine of the second volume is frayed with a vertical split, the folding map in the first volume has tape repairs to a few of the folds, else good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: central asia exploration travel bzc

Item #: 1087857

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$250.00

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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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$400.00

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Ismailia. A Narrative of the Expedition to Central Africa for the Suppression of the Slave Trade, Organized by Ismail, Khedive of Egypt. With maps, portraits, and upwards of fifty full-page illustrations by Zwecker and Durand. In two volumes

Baker, Samuel W. / London: Macmillan 1874
first edition, 2 vols., viii, 448, 55 (ads) + viii, 588 pp., frontispieces, plates, folding map; original gilt stamped illustrated green cloth, ex library, covers worn, spines frayed and lacking portions of the cloth at the heads, good only. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: africa travel exploration slavery bzc

Item #: 1087859

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$90.00

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Through Unknown African Countries: The first expedition from Somaliland to Lake Lamu. Illustrated

Arthur Donaldson Smith / London: Edward Arnold 1897
first edition; xvi, 471, [4] (ads) pp., plates, folding maps; original maroon cloth, ex library, binding very worn and frayed, however the maps and plates are clean. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: africa travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1087860

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$120.00

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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

$26.95

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