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Travellers' Tales of Old Singapore

by Wise, Michael and Mun Him Wise, compilers

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Published
1996
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9781873047811
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£8.92

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Brighton, UK: In Print Publishing, 1996. Paperback. 303p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., very good condition. Time period of the tales ranges from 1819 to 1942.
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image of Riding the River Home: A Complete and Annotated Translation of Fan Chengda's (1126-1193) Diary of a Boat Trip to Wu (Wuchuan lu)

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Hong Kong: The Chinese University Press, 2008. Hardcover. x, 302p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, illus., tables, one map, corners bumped else very good condition in like dj.
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£26.01
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The Travel Diaries of Hsü Hsia-k'o

by Li Chi

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Published
1974
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£29.73

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Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1974. Hardcover. 289p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, illus., maps, corners bumped else very good condition in an edgeworn and unclipped dj with a 1 inch closed tear on the front panel. Hsü was a Ming Dynasty-era geographer, explorer, and man of letters.
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A Century of Travels in China: Critical Essays on Travel Writing from the 1840s to the 1940s

by Kerr, Douglas and Julia Kuehn, editors

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Published
2007
ISBN
9789622098459
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£22.30

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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2007. Hardcover. vi, 232p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, corners bumped else very good condition. No dj.
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image of South China in the Twelfth Century: A translation of Lu Yu's travel diaries, July 3 - December 6, 1170

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Hong Kong: The Chinese University Press, 1981. Hardcover. xvii, 232p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.5 inches, illus., very good condition in like dj.
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Transformative Journeys: Travel and Culture in Song China

by Zhang, Cong Ellen

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Published
2011
ISBN
9780824833992
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£22.30

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Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2011. Hardcover. xiv, 301p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, very good first edition in like dj.
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Islam and Travel in the Middle Ages

by Touati, Houari; translated by Lydia G. Cochrane

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Published
2010
ISBN
9780226808772
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£26.01

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010. Hardcover. ix, 305p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, maps, very good condition in very good unclipped dj.
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Western Travellers in China Discovering the Middle Kingdom

by Hanotiau, Bernard & Annie De Coster

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Published
2009
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Brussels: Bibliotheca Wittockiana, 2009. Paperback. 189p., 8x12 inches, Exhibition catalog, illustrated throughout with photos, maps, drawings, some in color, very good copy.
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Paris Without Hemingway and Other Places

by Emerson, Helen

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Published
nd
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£11.15

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npl: npub, nd. Paperback. [94]p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good condition. Signed by the author on the title page. Memoir of Emerson's time in Paris, Normandy, and Munich in 1929-1930.
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Landmarks and Literature: An American Travelogue

by Skiff, Frederick Woodward

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Published
1937
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£14.86

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Portland, OR: Metropolitan Press, 1937. Hardcover. 318p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9 inches, map endpapers, illus., corners bumped, previous owner's name penned on title page else very good condition in an edgeworn and price-clipped dj.
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Happypants #6: Along for the ride

by Rencko, Coan

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Published
2009
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npl: Self-published by the author, 2009. Pamphlet. 20p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., small stain on front wrap else very good photocopied zine. Number 27 of 40 copies. Punk zine with stories about travel in Nairobi and Kansas City.
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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007. Hardcover. x, 328p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, illus., very good first edition in unclipped dj.
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£33.44
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Peter Mundy: Merchant Adventurer

by Pritchard, R.E., editor

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Published
2011
ISBN
9781851243549
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Oxford: Bodlein Library, 2011. Hardcover. 262p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., maps, very good condition in a very good unclipped dj.
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San Francisco: Wine Institute, 1968. Pamphlet. 30p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., maps, wraps lightly worn else very good condition with sticker reading "200th Anniversary, California Wine, 1769-1969" on front wrap and addenda dated 6/13/69 laid in.
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Tourism and socialist development

by Shivji, I. G., editor

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Published
1973
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£12.63

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Dar Es Salaam: Tanzania Publishing House, 1973. 97p., slender paperback, wraps scuffed, interior clean. Tanzanian Studies No. 3. Collects a series of debates from The Standard, discussing whether tourism was inherently capitalist and exploitative, or could be used to develop Tanzania's socialist economy.
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Where to sin in San Francisco

by Lord, Jack; art by Lloyd Hoff

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Published
1953
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San Francisco: Richard Guggenheim, 1953. 187p., plastic comb binding, mild handling. Illustrated with saucy drawings by Hoff. Guide to bars, restaurants, and a few strip shows and drag clubs, though most of the tourist information is not as salacious as advertised.
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San Francisco and Thereabout

by Keeler, Charles

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Published
1903
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San Francisco: California Promotion Committee, 1903. 97p., very good hardcover, minor rubbing to spine. A handsome promotional book for pre-earthquake SF.
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The Ship of Sulaimān

by O'Kane, John, translator

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Published
1972
ISBN
9780231036542
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£11.15

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New York: Columbia University Press, 1972. Hardcover. x, 250p., first American edition from English plates, waxed blue cloth boards in dj; very good condition. Persian heritage series no. 11.
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image of The Chinese Empire. A sequel to recollections of a journey through Tartary and Thibet. New edition

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London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1859. xxviii, 556p., hardcover, spine "repaired" with clear tape, a reading copy only.
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image of The itinerary of John Leland in or about the years 1535-1543 [Spine title: Leland's itinerary in England and Wales]

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Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1964. Complete set of five hardcover volumes, very good. Volume 5 includes fold-out maps and an index. Centaur Classics.
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£55.74