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Places Where I've Done Time (Signed)

by SAROYAN, William

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Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$37.50

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NY: Praeger, 1972. Bound in orange cloth, lacking the dust jacket. A 182 pp. book at the Hotels, Restaurants, Churches, Theatres, etc. where the author has spent time. Interesting concept, enjoyable read. Signed by the author on the half title page. . Signed by the Author. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Oscar Wilde Discovers America

by LEWIS, Lloyd; Smith, Henry Justin

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$42.50

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NY: Harcourt, Brace, 1936. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold, lacking the dust jacket. Previous owner's neat bookplate to front pastedown with owner's signature stamp below the bookplate. Tight, clean copy of this 462 pp. book on Wilde's visit to the U.S. Gilt on spine is still quite bright. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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Pilgrim Plymouth

by (no author)

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Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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MA: A,S, Burbank, 1890. Bound in tooled red leather, stamped in gold. A tight, clean copy of this book of 21 historic views of Plymouth on 12 pages. Back hinge starting. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo.
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Coastal Georgia

by REITER, Beth L.

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780932958037
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$22.00

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GA: Golden Coast Publishing Company, 1990. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in gold in illusrated dust jacket that shows one tear to top of rear panel. Still, a most decent copy of this 120 pp. book printed on glossy stock -- many photos. . Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good +. Oblong 4to.
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Westminster

by BESANT, Walter Sir

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Published
1895
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First American Edition
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$18.00

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NY: Stokes, 1895. Bound in green cloth, stamped in gold and black. Top Edge gilt. 393 pp. Lots of illustrations throughout the book. Tight, clean copy. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.
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Conrad's Congo

by CONRAD, Joseph

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Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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UK: Folio Society, 2013. Bound in green illustrated cloth - stamped in gold and black. Housed in a matching fine slipcase. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing. 217 pp. Map Endsheets. Conrad's Expedition to the Congo in 1890.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by J.H.… Read more
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The Great Railway Bazaar

by THEROUX, Paul

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Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$47.50

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UK: Folio Society, 2013. Bound in black cloth over illustrated boards. With a new introduction by the author. In matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing. 352 pp. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published.
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South - The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

by SHACKLETON, Ernest

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited
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$295.00

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2008. Bound in full dark blue decorated leather stamped in gold, sans DW, as published; moire end sheets; a.e.g.; silk book ribbon; Part of the publisher's "Collector's Edition - Bound in Genuine Leather" series. Laid in map, 88 illustrations and Diagrams. 380 pp. An "as new" unread copy. . Limited. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket… Read more
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The Great Railway Bazaar (w/Signature)

by THEROUX, Paul

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First American Edition
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$65.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1975. Bound in gold cloth, stamped in red in illustrated dust jacket. The dust jacket is price clipped and shows a few minor (closed) tears. The book is well above average. A classic travel book. Author's signature on a 2" X 3" slip of paper laid in. 342 pp. Map Endsheets.… Read more
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Mandeville's Travels (Two Volumes - complete)

by HAMELIUS, P.

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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London: Early English Text Soc. - Oxford, 1960. Bound in green boards, stamped in black. This is the two volumes, translated from the French. Volume 1 contains text, Volume 2 - Introduction and Notes. Some weare to edges and a bit of dustiness, but most acceptable. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.
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The Alpine Journal -- Volume XX - February 1900 - November 1901 - Nos. 147-154 - Bound in Two Vollumes

by YELD, George

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Published
1901
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
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$145.00

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London: Longmans, Green And Co., 1901. Both books Bound matching 1/2 moroccan leather and green boards, with decorative endsheets. 562 pp. in total. Photo Illustrated. Tight, clean, handsome copies. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket.
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Four Seasons of the Chesapeake: Spring and Summer

by HAMER, Red

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780960540013
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$12.00

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Pa.: Four Seasons Book Pub, 1980. Bound in black textured boards with gold lettering to front panel & spine, and is #1144 copy of a limited edition of 5000; is signed by author to title page. Has Chesapeake Bay map decorated end-papers, with color photos throughout volume. Shows a previous owner's signature to top of 1/2 title page, bumped… Read more
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With Mikko Through Finland

by BYRNE, Bess S.

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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NY: Robert R. McBride / Junior Literary Guild, 1932. Bound in blue and red cloth, stamped in black with matching dust jacket. Some chipping to extremes of jacket -- but overall, certainly acceptable. The first edition of this travel book by Byrne. 230 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good.
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PHILADELPHIA'S GUIDE: AFRICAN-AMERICAN STATE HISTORICAL MARKERS

by (no author)

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$27.50

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PA: Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection, 1992. Bound in glossy stiff self wraps. 79 pp. on PA State Historical Markers throughout the state. Quality production in tight, clean condition. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Mexico

by WILLIAMS, Jeffrey

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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NY: Stendrup, 1938. Bound in colorful yellow wraps with Mexican icons on the cover. A tight, clean copy of this tiny booklet on travel in Mexico. 96 pp. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.
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Munich and Its Environs - Handbook For Travelers

by BAEDEKER, Karl

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Published
1956
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$13.00

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Hamburg: Karl Baedeker, 1956. Bound in red flexible cloth with a gold embossed front panel; includes 2 full size, color fold out maps & red cloth bound in bookmark, has light foxing to side edges and is in otherwise near-fine condition. Dustwrapper shows minor wear to panel & spine extremes. 137 pgs.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Near… Read more
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Adrift On An Ice Pan

by GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

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Published
1909
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
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New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1909. Bound in grey boards with blue lettering to spine & front panel, that also has an embossed mountain decoration; has black & white photo illustrations throughout. Shows scant wear to spine ends. Dustwrapper shows wear to extremes. 68 pgs.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+. 7 1/2" X 5".
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Masters of Early Travel Photography

by Fabian, Rainer; Adam, Hans Christian

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780865650343
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$42.50

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U.S.A.: Book Sales, 1987. Bound in green cloth, stamped in silver. In illustrated dust jacket. A classic 352 pp. collection of early travel photos -- many reprinted here in the orignial sepiatone. Quality Production. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Folio - over 11" X 14".
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The Lehigh Valley Comet

by BROWN, H. E.

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$75.00

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Bethlehem: Times Publishing, 1984. This is a facsimle reprint of the Volume 1, Number 1 of the Lehigh Valley Comet Train Quarterly Journal that was originally published in 1888. Quality production. Scarce. 39 pp. with ads, illustrations and schedules of the train. Tight, clean copy. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over… Read more
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Travellers in Britain

by TRENCH, Richard

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781854101020
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$12.00

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London: Aurum Press Ltd, 1990. Bound in dark green cloth with gold lettering to spine; has map decorated end-papers, shows a 1" closed tear to lower panel at spine fold; and is in otherwise near-fine condition. Dustwrapper shows the most minor scuffs to corners & is in otherwise near-fine condition.216 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 7… Read more
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