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Dark Estuary, 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)
1 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford) Dark Estuary
London Michael Joseph 1980 0718118669 / 9780718118662 New Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations by the author. 164 pages In this delightful book BB captures in words some of the magic of tideways, shape and colours of clouds, the effects of light on marshes and sea and the patterns of flighting fowl. A memorial and record of what wildfowling is all about. ID255807 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Tide's Ending, 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)
2 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford) Tide's Ending
London Michael Joseph 1980 0718118677 / 9780718118679 New Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bookplate to Front Pastedown. Black & white illustrations by the author. A lovely book in excellent condition. 244 pages Originally published in 1950, A new and revised edition - a memorial and record of what wildfowling was all about. ID288209 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Serpents of Paradise A Reader, Abbey, Edward
3 Abbey, Edward The Serpents of Paradise A Reader
New York Owl Books/Henry Holt & Company 1996 0805031332 / 9780805031331 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 400 pages Includes essays, travel pieces and fictions to reveal Abbey's life directly and arranged chronologically. ID292256 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Surgeon's Log: Impressions of the Far East, Abraham, J. Johnston
4 Abraham, J. Johnston The Surgeon's Log: Impressions of the Far East
London Chapman & Hall 1918 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Light wear to edges and corners and page edges tanning with age. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 302 pages Abraham was a ship surgeon on board the tramp steamer, ss Cytemnestra. This frank account of maritime and colonial life in the Far East was first published in 1911. ID295864 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Journey into the Himalayas, Adam, Keith
5 Adam, Keith Journey into the Himalayas
Sydney ABC Books 1980 0642974454 / 9780642974457 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 128 pages ID293127 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Voyage Through the Antarctic, Adams, Richard and Lockley, Ronald (Photos by Peter Hirst-Smith)
6 Adams, Richard and Lockley, Ronald (Photos by Peter Hirst-Smith) Voyage Through the Antarctic
London Allen Lane 1982 0713913967 / 9780713913965 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs by Peter Hirst-Smith 160 pages ID296122 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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St Andrews Portrait of a City [Signed by Authors], Adamson, Peter and Macintyre, Lorn
7 Adamson, Peter and Macintyre, Lorn St Andrews Portrait of a City [Signed by Authors]
St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland Alvie Publications 2009 0951180037 / 9780951180037 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bump to lower rear edge beside spine. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs by Peter Anderson. Signed by the authors. 208 pages A lovely portrait of and tribute to St. Andrews, Scotland. ID274420 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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In the Land of White Death. An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic, Albanov, Valerian
8 Albanov, Valerian In the Land of White Death. An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic
London Pimlico 2001 0712668152 / 9780712668156 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. xx, 205 pages Albanov's account of survival in the Arctic in 1914, translated into English for the first time. ID267556 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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9 Alexander, Caroline The Way to Xanadu
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1993 0297813137 / 9780297813132 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose made, removable plastic sleeve. xii, 194 pages A quest across three continents to discover the sources of Coleridge's inspiration for Kubla Khan. ID237226 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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10 ALEXANDER, Stephanie Stephanie's Australia Travelling and Tasting
Sydney Susan Haynes/Allen & Unwin 1991 Hardcover 
Quarto Size. VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 250 pages A culinary tour of Australia, lavishly photographed by John Hay. ID250880 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Road To The Isles And Other Places. Some Journeys With A Rucksack YHA 1933 1947 [Signed by Author], Allan, Mable Esther
11 Allan, Mable Esther The Road To The Isles And Other Places. Some Journeys With A Rucksack YHA 1933 1947 [Signed by Author]
England Published by Author 1989 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Previous owner's details to title page. Signed by author on the title page. Also includes a brief note, loosely inserted, from the author disputing the authorship of a magazine article. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 120 pages A 1930s travel memoir about the western coast of Scotland by this prolific children's author. YHA 1933 1947 ID287328 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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The Proving Grounds A Journey Through the Interior of New Guinea and Australia, Allen, Benedict
12 Allen, Benedict The Proving Grounds A Journey Through the Interior of New Guinea and Australia
London Harper Collins 1991 0246136332 / 9780246136336 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 391 pages The author recounts his 8 month quest (sometimes funny, frequently dangerous) which took him in and out of relationships with nomads, goldminers and missionaries, across the central range of remotest New Guinea to the living magic of the 'uncontacted' Yaifo people, over the treacherous Torres Strait by flimsy canoe to Australia, and into the red sands of the Gibson Desert and Australian Aborigines. An exotic and touching account of tribal worlds. ID210542 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Curve of Earth's Shoulder [Signed by Authors], Allen, Peter and Consuelo
13 Allen, Peter and Consuelo The Curve of Earth's Shoulder [Signed by Authors]
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Inscribed & signed by both authors. Illustrated with colour plates. 205 pages Inveterate traveller and train book author, Peter Allen and his Spanish wife recount their travels in the Americas and the USSR by train, boat and plane. ID255903 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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14 Allen, Walter [Editor] Transatlantic Crossing. American Visitors to Britain and British Visitors to America in the Nineteenth Century
London Heinemann 1971 0434018309 / 9780434018307 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. DJ has 'grubby'appearance with marks to front and slightly age-darkened spine. 332 pages Selected and with an Introduction by the Editor, this is an anthology of the findings and observations of some forty travellers between the two countries. ID274050 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Over The Alps.  Reflections on Travel and Travel Writing, with special reference to the Grand Tours of Boswell, Beckford and Byron., Anderson, Patrick
15 Anderson, Patrick Over The Alps. Reflections on Travel and Travel Writing, with special reference to the Grand Tours of Boswell, Beckford and Byron.
London Rupert Hart-Davis 1969 0246985917 / 9780246985910 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine very lightly faded. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 224 pages About travel and the effect travel is likely to have on people of marked individuality. Looks at the famous Grand Tourists, Boswell, Lord Byron and William Beckford with a long study of the travel writings of the latter. It concludes with the author's own diary of a journey to Portugal in the steps of Beckford and Byron. ID259235 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Earth from the Air 366 Days, Arthus-Bertrand, Yann; Various contributors edited by Isabelle Delannoy
16 Arthus-Bertrand, Yann; Various contributors edited by Isabelle Delannoy The Earth from the Air 366 Days
London Thames & Hudson 2003 0500542783 / 9780500542781 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Octavo Size [approx 22.8 x 15.3cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards in a very good dustjacket. DJ is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with full page colour photographs by Yann Arthus-Bertrand. Translated from the French by Simon Jones. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. Unpaginated ID297679 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America, Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald
17 Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America
London Perpetua Books 1959 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is age-toned at spine and folds, with some minor chipping to corners and spine ends. Illustrated in black & white by the wonderful Ronald Searle. 111 pages A fantastic Grand Tour of America with some startling sidelights on the American character. ID293510 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America, Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald
18 Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America
London Perpetua Books 1959 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Fair-Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price-clipped DJ is age-toned at spine and folds, with edgewear and some loss to lower front edge. Illustrated in black & white by the wonderful Ronald Searle. 111 pages A fantastic Grand Tour of America with some startling sidelights on the American character. ID296048 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Country Railways, Atterbury, Paul
19 Atterbury, Paul Country Railways
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1996 0297835653 / 9780297835653 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Octavo Size [approx 26 x 20cm] Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 160 pages A delightful celebration of train travel in Britain. ID295656 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Lamia's Winter Quarters, Austin, Alfred
20 Austin, Alfred Lamia's Winter Quarters
London Adam and Charles Black 1907 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Corners and spine ends a little rubbed and gilt top edge dulled. Front free endpaper clipped at upper edge. Illustrated with full page coloured plates by Elgood. 164 pages Austin was the Poet Laureate from 1896. This prose idyll to southern Europe was published in 1898. ID287624 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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