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Forts and Castles of Ghana

by Dantzig, Albert van

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1980
ISBN
9789964720100
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Tema: Sedco Publishing Limited, 1980. Paperback. Later printing, an 8x5 inch softbound in decorated wraps, covers have touches of fading, creasing and edgewear but can fairly be described as 'good' as item is else sound and is clean and unmarked. Find numerous small clearly-rendered architectural line-drawings, a charming curiosity. This copy is inscribed and signed by author Dantzig, a… Read more
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image of Goa 1510-1685; L'Inde portugaise, apostolique et commerciale

Goa 1510-1685; L'Inde portugaise, apostolique et commerciale

by Chandeigne, Michel, compiler

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Published
1996
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£14.92

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Paris: Editions Autrement, 1996. Paperback. 225p., scattered b&w illustrations, softbound in handsome 9.5x6.5 inch color-decorated wraps. Slightest edgewear to corner-tips, a perfectly sound, clean unmarked copy.
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image of Roads to Zion; Four Centuries of Travelers' Reports. Translated by I.M. Lask

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New York: Schocken Books Inc, 1948. Hardcover. 117p., neat little hardbound in blue cloth gilt-titled and enclosed in the dust jacket. The dj spine panel is sunned and quite faded, and mildly edgeworn. Spine panel of casing is slightly dim else nice, and even near-fine: clean, unmarked and sound. Schocken Library 14.
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image of Narrative of a five years' expedition against the revolted negroes of Surinam in Guiana on the wild coast of South America from the years 1772 to 1777, elucidating the history of that country and describing its productions, viz. quadrupedes, birds, reptiles, trees, shrubs, fruits, and roots : with an account of the Indians of Guiana and negroes of Guinea

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Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1972. Hardcover. 480 page harcover, black and white illustrations including fold-outs, cloth covered boards somewhat smudged, interior clean, decent reading copy.
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The Oriental Adventure Explorers of the East

by Severin, Timothy

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1976
ISBN
9780316781756
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£8.95

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Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1976. Hardcover. 240p., brown boards, previous owner's gift inscription to front free endpaper, very good. Price clipped dust jacket shows some dulling, bit of edgewear.
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image of George Gauld: Surveyor and Cartographer of the Gulf Coast

George Gauld: Surveyor and Cartographer of the Gulf Coast

by Ware, John D.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1982
ISBN
9780813007083
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£11.19

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Gainesville FL: University Presses of Florida, 1982. Hardcover. xx, 251p., 6x9.5 inches, brown boards, illustrated with fold-out maps, Very good in dust jacket.
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Diaz and his successors

by Axelson, Eric, Ed

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1988
ISBN
9780797100299
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£37.30

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Cape Town, SA: Saayman & Weber, 1988. Hardcover. 159p., 9.5x12.5 inches, slightly edge worn dj, illustrated throughout with maps and drawings, light brown boards, in very good condition. The explorations, maps and drawings of Portuguese explorer Bartolomeu Diars 1487-1488.
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image of Seekarten der südlichen Nord- und Ostsee. Ihre Entwicklung von den Anfängen bis zum Ende des 18. Jahrhunderts

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Hamburg: Hamburg, Hydrographisches Institut, 1968. Hardcover. 105p., but with at least 20 unnumbered pages of facsimiles of North Sea maps in back of book, 9x13 inches, In German language but summaries in German, French, English and Russian.
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£26.11
image of THE DUTCH EXPLORATIONS 1605-1756 OF THE NORTH AND NORTHWEST COAST OF AUSTRALIA Extracts from journals, Log-Books and opther documents relating to these voyages. Original Dutch texts, edited with English translations, a Critical Introduction, Notes, a Bibliography and Indexes

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Amsterdam: Philo Press, 1973. Hardcover. xi, 197p., 6 black and white maps in pocket at rear. 6x9 inches, dark blue boards, else in good condition. blue illustrated dust jacket is worn and faded along the spine with wear to edges. Contributions to a Bibliography of Australia and the South Sea Islands Supplement 2.
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Portuguese Trade in Asia under the Habsburgs, 1580-1640

by Boyajian, James C.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1993
ISBN
9780801844058
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£22.38

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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. Hardcover. xvii, 356p., tables (15), 4 black and white maps. very good in like dust jacket.
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image of The Survival of Empire Portuguese Trade and Society in China and the South China Sea, 1630-1754

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986. Hardcover. XX, 282p., black and white figures (3) and maps (9). Small yellow price tag to front pastedown endpaper, else very good in blue boards. No dust jacket.
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£12.68
image of A Historia dos Descobrimentos Portugueses

A Historia dos Descobrimentos Portugueses

by Peres, Damia

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Published
1983
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£14.92

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Porto, Portugal: Vertente, 1983. Hardcover. 454p, image blind stamped to front of dark green boards, illustrated, small residual label to gutter of front free endpaper, else in very good condition, in Portuguese language. The third edition, from 1983.
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image of Letters from China The Canton-Boston Correspondence of Robert Bennet Forbes, 1838-1840

Letters from China The Canton-Boston Correspondence of Robert Bennet Forbes, 1838-1840

by Forbes, Robert Bennet [Kerr, Phyllis Forbes - Editor]

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Published
1996
ISBN
9780913372777
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£13.43

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Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1996. Hardcover. 317pp., red cloth boards, very good condition in like jacket.
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The Portuguese Pioneers

by Prestage, Edgar

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Published
1966
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£8.95

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London: Adam & Charles Black, 1966. Hardcover. xiv, 351p., illustrated over blue boards with gilt decorated blind stamped to front cover. Previous owners' names and dates scribbled on first blank page, top edge is inked, side and bottom edges somewhat toned. faded and worn dust jacket. Originally published in 1933, this reprint from 1966.
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image of The Journey of Maps and Images on the Silk Road

The Journey of Maps and Images on the Silk Road

by Forêt, Philippeand Andres Kaplony (eds)

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Published
2008
ISBN
9789004171657
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£55.94

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Boston: Brill, 2008. xxxi, 243p.,Very good in glossy illustrated boards. illustrated with a fold out color plate iluustrated on both sides in rear of book. Brill's Inner Asian Library Volume 21. From the rear cover: "This volume covers new ground on the diffusion and transmission of geographical knowledge that occurred at critical junctures in the long history of the… Read more
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Missions to the Calusa

by Hann, John H. Introduction by William H. Marquadt

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780813010755
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£11.19

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Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 1991. Hardcover. xix, 460p. Blue boards Very good in like dust jacket. Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series. From the dust jaclket ("When Europeans arrived in southwest Florida in the early sixteenth century, they encountered a complex and powerful society. The Calusa, subject of this study by two of Florida's… Read more
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Jesuit and Savage in New France

by Kennedy, J. H.

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Published
1950
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1950. Hardcover. 206pp., fold out map of French North America at rear. Red boards. Ex-library showing dulling to gilt lettering on spine, library book plate on inside of front cover with a "withdrawn" stamp, library pocket to rear pastedown endpaper. Library stamps to page edges. Overall, about good, no dj.
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The Voyages of Jacques Cartier

by Bigger, H. P., B. Lit

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Published
1924
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Ottawa: Public Archives of Canada, 1924. Paperback. xiv, 330, illustrated, with fold out maps, some in color, rear wrap is missing, cover wrap is toned along edges with scribbling along top edge and is showing wear for this first edition. Edge and shelf wear is evident, else in readable condition. Public Archives of Canada No. 11.
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image of Antonio de Saldanha, His Times and His Achievements. Englished by M. Freire de Andrade

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Lisbon: Centro de Estudos Historicos Ultramarinos, 1962. Paperback. 138p., rubricated titlepage and buff cover, softbound in 9x6 inch yapp-edged wraps. The edges have picked up a couple droplet stains, dust-soil and abrasion wear, item is otherwise sound and entirely clean and unmarked within.
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£18.65
image of Southeast Asia in the Age of Commerce 1450-1680. Volume One: The Lands below the Winds

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1988. Hardcover. xvi, 275p., illustrated with numerous period reproductions, modern line maps, ancient maps in facsimile (nothing fancy, no color) and lots of tables. First hardcover edition in 9.5x6 inch tan cloth boards titled green and enclosed in its glazed dust jacket. An as-new copy, preserved in a well-cared for collection: entirely sound, clean… Read more
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