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200 vues de Paris

By: Bonfils, R.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Larousse, 1930


Inscription on t.p.; slight corner wear. View more info

A day in Florence: practical guide with plan of monuments

By: Renda, Ezio

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bonechi, 1979


Good; spine det. Guide to major buildings; itineraries. Well illustrated. Map. View more info

A fragile paradise: nature and man in the Pacific

By: Mitchell, Andrew

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins, 1989

Edition: 1st edition


Price clipped. An account of a naturalist's travels, exploring the main island groups in the south Pacific and Hawaii by canoe. The author is an experienced television producer. 256 pp., many col. ills., maps of Pacific and route travelled on end papers. View more info

A guide to the Cyprus Museum

By: Dikaios, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Nicosia; Cyprus Government Printing Office, 1953

Edition: 2nd edition


Little used. View more info

A Persian quarter century

By: Smith, Anthony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1979

Edition: 1st edition


Fine/fine. The author revisits the country he explored and described in 'Blind White Fish in Persia', noting the changes over 26 years and also the things which endured. Informative insights into Iranian culture. 192 pp., ill. with monochrome photographs. View more info

A short history of the Hebrews, from Moses to Herod the Great

By: Rattey, Beatrice Katherine; foreword by Lilian K. Barrie

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1960

Edition: Corrected reprint of 1931 first edition


Purple boards, black title. Maps of Assyrian, Persian and Macedonian empires on end papers. 192 pp. View more info

A stone's throw: travels from Africa in six decades

By: Hamilton, Genesta

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1986

Edition: 1st edition


Scarcely used. (10), 373 pp. View more info

A traveller on horseback in eastern Turkey and Iran

By: Dodwell, Christina

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Walker & Co., New York, 1989

Edition: 1st American edition


Fine. Riding solo in Kurdistan and Iran is not for the faint-hearted; the author had an exciting time on various different mounts. The book will be of particular interest to afficionados of Caspian ponies, as it describes a visit to the stud where the breed was rescued from near extinction. 191 pp., map, 16 pp. of colour photographs. View more info

A voyage by Dhow and other pieces

By: Lewis, Norman

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, 2001


Traces of label on rear of jacket, otherwise as new. (7), 216 pp. View more info

A voyage to New Holland: the English voyage of discovery to the South Seas in 1699

By: Dampier, William; introduction by James Spencer

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton, 1981

Edition: Reprint.


Pioneering voyage of discovery sponsored by the British Admiralty and led by a former privateer; this, his third book, describes the two-year exploration of Australia and New Guinea which provided European scientists with their first glimpse of material from the world's largest island. 256 pp. View more info

Aachener Ansichten

By: SchŸrmann, W., Hšller, K.R.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: J.A. Meyer, Aachen, 1986

Edition: 1st edition


Views of Aachen taken by an accomplished photographer in monochrome. Unpaginated; 118 plates. View more info

About Tunisia

By: Anthony, John [John Sabini]

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Geoffrey Bles, London, 1961

Edition: 1st edition


Front of jacket stained, minor spotting to fore-edge, otherwise little used. 221 pp. View more info

Across Greenland in Nansen's track

By: Staib, Bj¿rn

Price: £5.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, 1963

Edition: 1st edition


No inscriptions. A tidy copy. 144 pp. View more info

Adventures in India

By: Kingston, W.H.G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: George Routledge, n.d. (?1893)


Presentation inscription on front pastedown. vi, 186 pp. View more info

Adventures of an African slaver

By: Canot, Theodore; edited by Malcolm Cowley

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York: Albert & Charles Boni, 1928

Edition: Second printing


Attractively stylised cover design, stark end papers; some edge and corner wear. Small owner's ticket on front pastedown. xxi, 376 pp. Apparently a much rarer edition than that of Routledge (1928). View more info