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The Surgeon's Log: Impressions of the Far East, Abraham, J. Johnston
1 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
2 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)
3 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
4 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
5 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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6 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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The Road To The Isles And Other Places. Some Journeys With A Rucksack YHA 1933 1947 [Signed by Author], Allan, Mable Esther
7 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
8 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
9 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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Over The Alps.  Reflections on Travel and Travel Writing, with special reference to the Grand Tours of Boswell, Beckford and Byron., Anderson, Patrick
10 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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USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America, Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald
11 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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Lamia's Winter Quarters, Austin, Alfred
12 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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In The Footsteps of Jane Austen through Bath to Lyncombe and Widcombe. A Walk through History (Signed by Author), Aylmer, Janet
13 Aylmer, Janet In The Footsteps of Jane Austen through Bath to Lyncombe and Widcombe. A Walk through History (Signed by Author)
Bath Copperfield Books 2004 0952821060 / 9780952821069 Reprint Softcover 
Oblong Octavo Size [approx 22.8 x 15.3cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Small black & white plates and maps. Signed by author on dedication page. 64 pages Includes more than 80 illustrations of buildings & places in Bath as Jane Austen would have seen them. ID296731 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Devonshire The Little Guides Series, Baring-Gould, S. Revised by H. Ronald Hicks
14 Baring-Gould, S. Revised by H. Ronald Hicks Devonshire The Little Guides Series
London Methuen & Co/ B.T. Batsford 1949 Reprint Hardback 
12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Spine just a little cocked. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Large fold-out map to rear 230 pages ID294461 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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London Was Full Of Rooms, Barnett, Tully; Bierbaum, Nena; Harrex, Syd; Hosking, Rick; Tulloch, Graham
15 Barnett, Tully; Bierbaum, Nena; Harrex, Syd; Hosking, Rick; Tulloch, Graham London Was Full Of Rooms
Adelaide Lythrum Press 2006 1921013087 / 9781921013089 1st Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. xiii, 268pp 'London may have many rooms, but is there space for the travelling colonial? This collection of essays, memoirs and poems was initially inspired by the Malaysian writer Lee Kok Liang's adamantly titled London Does Not Belong to Me. Visitors to London from the old colonies have long recorded their impressions, contributing to discussion about the beguiling attractions of the world's first great metropolis.' [Back cover blurb] ID241328 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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On the Wallaby: Quest and Adventure in Many Lands, Barrett, Charles
16 Barrett, Charles On the Wallaby: Quest and Adventure in Many Lands
Melbourne Robertsons & Mullens No Date[1942] 1st Edition [Assumed] Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Book a little cocked - still a nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Neat gift inscription to prelims. 212pages A chroncile of an unending quest for the rare, the beautiful, and the hitherto untasted and novel experience. ID201495 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Prince Edward Island, Barrett, Wayne & Robinson, Edith [Photographs by]
17 Barrett, Wayne & Robinson, Edith [Photographs by] Prince Edward Island
Toronto Oxford University Press 1977 0195402766 / 9780195402766 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Wonderful full page colour photographs. unpaginated A look at the real and beautiful King Edward Island - home of the fictional Anne of Green Gables ID217127 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Through the Woods: The English Woodland - April to April, Bates, H.E.
18 Bates, H.E. Through the Woods: The English Woodland - April to April
London Victor Gollancz Ltd 1969 0575003782 / 9780575003781 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with 73 Black and White engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. 142 pages First published in 1936. Wonderful illustrations by the highly regarded wood-cut illustrator, Agnes Miller Parker. ID245112 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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19 Bayard, Andrea Brazilian Eden
London Travel Book Club 1961 Book Club Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Near Very Good condition in Good+ DJ, now protected in mylar sleeve. Light soiling to edges. Spine and corners lightly bumped. DJ is edge worn with some chipping to spine and fold ends. 186 pages The author tells of her experiences whilst living among the primitive tribes of Brazilian Indians. ID203326 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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20 Beek, Marijke and Kurpershoek, Ernest AMSTERDAM'S NIEUWE KERK
Amsterdam Tiebosch/Scala 1983 9067260029 / 9789067260022 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as balck and white diagrams. 64 pages Photogrpahs by Nicolas Sapieh of one of Amsterdam's most important monuments. ID230192 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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