On the South African Frontier. The adventures and observations of an American in Mashonaland and Matabeleland. With illustrations and maps

Brown, William Harvey / NY: Charles Scribner's Sons 1899
first edition, inscribed by Brown to conservationist and eugenicist Madison Grant, with Grant's book plate to the front paste down; xxii, [1], 430 pp., frontis., plates, two color folding maps; original green cloth (hardcover), spine faded with label mark near the base, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 950908

$55.00

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Taschen's New York. Hotels, Restaurants & Shops

Angelika Taschen, Poul Ober, Daisann McLane / Taschen 2009
400 pp., Hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 3836511169
Subject/Keywords: travel New York fbf

Item #: 951028

$80.00

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Arquitectura Prehispanica. Segunda Edicion

Marquina, Ignacio / Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia Secretaria de Educacion Publica 1964
second edition, [xx], 1055 pp., profusely illustrated with drawings, plans, halftones, reproductions (some color, some folding), very large and heavy quarto, original gilt stamped cloth slightly rubbed and with a small tear or tattering to top of spine, amateurishly repaired with clear cellophane tape, overall textually very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: pre-columbian americana art aesthetics architecture history geography travel native americans hrb

Item #: 950768

$40.00

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Portugal and the Discoveries. The Meeting of Civilizations

Jose Manuel Garcia / Commissariado de Portugal para a Exposicao Universal de Sevilha 1992
263 pp., Paperback, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: colonialism history travel & exploration geography hrb

Item #: 951024

$24.00

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What Can I Do. . . What Can I See . . on a Virginia Vacation?

Virginia State Commission on Conservation and Development / Virginia State Commission on Conservation and Development 1937
68 pp., quadri-fold maps at center, profusely illustrated, original decorated paper covers, very good-fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: virginia architecture traVEL RECREATION geography history jzx

Item #: 950755

$14.00

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Exploration of the Valley of the Amazon Made under the Direction of the Navy Department. 33d Congress, 1st Session, HRED 53

William Lewis Herndon / Washington: Robert Armstrong, public printer 1854
iv, 417, iv pp., 16 plates; original gilt & blind stamped cloth, covers worn, book plate to the front paste down, previous owner's signature to the front free endpaper, however overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel exploration bzx

Item #: 949102

$30.00

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Abyssinia

Historical section of Foreign office / HMSO 1920
First edition, 109 pp., published as Peace Handbook No. 129, original paper covers, extracted from larger bound volume & re-backed, ex library, good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: African Studies Travel Geography History stdp Coptic Studies

Item #: 950732

$70.00

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Liberia. Peace Handbook No. 120

Great Britain. Foreign Office / London: HMSO 1920
first edition, 56 pp., original paper wrappers with later tape rebacking; good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: African Studies Travel Geography History stdp Liberia Migration Studies

Item #: 950731

$60.00

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The Formation of the Portuguese Colonial Empire. Peace Handbook No. 115

Great Britain. Foreign Office / London: HMSO 1920
first edition, 31 pp., original paper wrappers with later tape rebacking; good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Portuguese Colonial Empire Studies Travel Geography History stdp

Item #: 950730

$24.00

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Azores and Maderia

Great Britain. Foreign Office / London: HMSO 1920
First edition, 62 pp., published as Peace Handbook No. 116, original paper covers, extracted from larger bound volume & re-stapled, ex library, good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Portuguese Colonial Empire Studies Travel Geography History stdp

Item #: 950729

$39.00

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Angola (Including Cabinda)

Great Britain. Foreign Office / London: HMSO 1920
First edition, 94 pp., published as Peace Handbook No. 120, original paper covers, extracted from larger bound volume & re-backed, ex library, good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Portuguese Colonial Empire Studies Travel Geography History stdp

Item #: 950728

$75.00

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San Thome and Principe. Peace Handbook No. 119

Great Britain. Foreign Office / London: HMSO 1920
first edition, 41 pp., original paper wrappers with later tape rebacking; good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Portuguese Colonial Empire Studies Travel Geography History stdp

Item #: 950727

$39.00

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Cape Verde Islands

Great Britain. Foreign Office / London: HMSO 1920
First edition, 42 pp., published as Peace Handbook No. 117, original paper covers, extracted from larger bound volume & re-stapled, ex library, good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Portuguese Colonial Empire Studies Travel Geography History JZX

Item #: 950726

$38.00

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Portuguese Guinea

Great Britain. Foreign Office / London: HMSO 1920
First edition, 39 pp., published as Peace Handbook No. 118, original paper covers, extracted from larger bound volume & re-stapled, ex library, good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Portuguese Colonial Empire Studies Travel Geography History JZX

Item #: 950725

$40.00

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A Journey through the Chinese Empire. In two volumes

M. Huc / NY: Harper & Brothers 1856
2 vols., xxvi, 421 + 422 pp., folding map; original gilt & blind stamped decorated brown cloth (hardcovers), spines chipped, previous owner's signature to each front paste down, minor to moderate foxing to the text, else good+. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: china travel exploration sam12

Item #: 949097

$75.00

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Canary Islands

Great Britain. Foreign Office. Historical Section / London : H.M. Stationery Office 1920
First edition, 38 pp., published as Peace Handbook No. 123, original paper covers, extracted from larger bound volume & re-stapled, ex library, good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Spanish Colonial Empire Studies Travel Geography History JZX

Item #: 950723

$40.00

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Le Monde de la Bible. Numbers 1-18, 20, 22-31 (1977-1983)

Pierre Bockel / Paqris: Bayard Presse 1977
first edition, #1-31, all complete issues, lacking #19 & #21, original pictorial paper covers, each issue well illustrated, very good-fine. Volumes Included: 4

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Archaeology Biblical Studies Architecture Geography Travel Exploration OJJ

Item #: 950716

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$645.00

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Mapas Antiguos Del Valle De Mexico.

Ola Apenes / Mexico, D.F.: Universidad Nacional 1947
31 pp., 37 maps, oblong quarto in original paper covers, text and maps very lightly tanned with some soiling to covers, overall good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: geography art topography mexico travel & exploration JHH

Item #: 950715

$37.50

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Old Quebec: The Fortress of New France. With Illustrations.

Parker, Gilbert, & Claude G. Bryan. / MY: Macmillan Company 1904
[xxvi], 486 pp., original gilt stamped & decorated red cloth, well illustrated, edges and corners slightly rubbed, overall about very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: French Canada geography history genealogy travel architecture JHH

Item #: 950713

$10.00

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NORTH PACIFIC, Japan, Siberia, Alaska, Canada

Allen, Edward Weber / NY: Professional & Technical Press 1936
FIRST EDITION, xvi, 282 pp., illustrated, map endpapers, original pictorial cloth now slightly dulled or faded, darkened and protected dust jacket, overall about very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel geography history JHH

Item #: 950712

$15.00

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