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A Kind of Homecoming

by Braithwaite, E.R.

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Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall 1962. (Hardcover) 243pp. Near fine in very good dust jacket. The dust jacket has minor edgewear and is faded on the spine. Locale: Africa; Ghana; Guinea; Sierra Leone. (Travel, Race Relations--Africa).
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cover of Resorts Along the Holiday Line

Resorts Along the Holiday Line

by Great Western Railway

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London: Great Western Railway Company 1910. (Oblong 4to staplebound) 64pp. Very good. Photographs of 31 resort locales with accomanying descriptions and listing of resorts. The covers are lightly soiled. Locale: England. (Travel, Resorts--England, Travel Guides--England).
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cover of Official Guide Book of the World's Fair of 1934

Official Guide Book of the World's Fair of 1934

by Century of Progress International Exposition Chicago

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Chicago: Century of Progress International Exposition Chicago 1934. (Trade paperback) 192pp. Very good. Photographs, fold-out map, list of exhibitors. Time Period 20th Century. Locale: Chicago. (Travel, World's Fairs--Chicago 1934).
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cover of Hot Springs South Dakota; Views and Descriptions of the National Health Resort and Surroundings (Identified on cover as: National Health Resort Hot Springs Black Hills.)

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Hot Springs: Commercial Club [circa 1910s]. (Stringbound) Good to very good. Full-page photographs, map mounted on inside back cover. The bottom edges have been damp with some peeling and loss to the captions to PP 4 / 5 and 8 / 9, the edges of the covers are quite worn and doodling in pencil on the… Read more
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cover of Alhambra

Alhambra

by Jacobs, Michael (Photography by Francisco Fernandez.)

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New York: Rizzoli [0-8478-2251-6] 2000. (4to) 192pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, map, index. Photography by Francisco Fernandez. Locale: Alhambra--Spain. (Travel, Architecture--Spain, Travel).
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cover of The Source of the Nile; The Lake Regions of Central Africa; A Picture of Exploration (Originally published as Lake Regions of Central Africa.)

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London: Folio Society 1998, 4th printing. (Hardcover in slipcase) 604pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Illustrated tan cloth with gilt embellisnment. Frontispiece, illustrations, woodcut illustrations, folding map laid in, tables, appendices, notes. Originally published as The Lake Regions of Central Africa. Introduction by Ian Curteis. Locale: Nile River. (Travel, Voyages and Travels).… Read more
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cover of Icelandic Journals (Publisher series: Travellers' Classics.)

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New York: Praeger Publishers 1969. (Hardcover) 251pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Notes, folded map. Publisher series: Travellers' Classics. Introduction by James Morris. Locale: Iceland. (Travel).
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cover of Then We Take Berlin; Stories from the Other Side of Europe

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Toronto: Alfred A Knopf Canada [0-394-28105-5] 1995, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 390pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Locale: Berlin; Eastern Europe. (Travel, Homosexuality, Social Life and Customs--Eastern Europe).
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cover of The Travels of Ibn Battutah

The Travels of Ibn Battutah

by Mackintosh-Smith, Tim

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London: Folio Society 2012. (Hardcover in slipcase) 384pp. Fine, no dust jacket. In fine slipcase, in the original shrinkwrap. Book about Ibn Battutah. (Travel, Travels).
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cover of Etruscan Places

Etruscan Places

by Lawrence, D.H.

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New York: Viking Press 1932. (Hardcover) 199pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Illustrations. The spine lettering is a bit rubbed and a bookplate on the front endpaper. Locale: Italy. (Travel).
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cover of A Tramp Abroad

A Tramp Abroad

by Twain, Mark (Pseudonym of Samuel L. Clemens)

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London: Chatto & Windus 1881. (Hardcover) 554pp. Good, no dust jacket. Illustrated red cloth with gilt titles. Patterned endpapers, 314 illustrations, 32 page publisher's catalog at the back. The spine faded and worn at top and bottom and the back endpaper has a large piece roughly torn away. Pseudonym of Samuel L. Clemens. … Read more
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cover of The Waters of Rome

The Waters of Rome

by Morton, H.V.

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London: Connoisseur 1966, 1st printing. (4to) 302pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, color frontispiece, illustrations, color photographs, bibliography, index. The dust jacket is price-clipped. Locale: Italy; Rome--Italy. (Travel, Travel--Italy).
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A Japanese Miscellany

by Hearn, Lafcadio

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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company 1901, 1st edition, first state. (Hardcover) 305pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Green cloth with wrap-around floral illustration in color, and titles in gilt. Top edge gilt, illustrated frontispiece with tissue guard, illustrations on plates, 2 pages of publisher's advertisements. The spine is lightly rubbed. Locale: Japan. (Travel/Adventure).… Read more
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cover of Slovenia

Slovenia

by Krzisnik, Zvone

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Belgrade: Jugoslovenska Revija 1983. (4to) 224pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, color photographs. Locale: Yugoslavia. (Travel, Travel).
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cover of Rural Rides

Rural Rides

by Cobbett, William

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London: Folio Society [no date]. (Hardcover in slipcase) Fine, no dust jacket. In fine slipcase in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Locale: England. (Travel).
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cover of African Laughter; Four Visits to Zimbabwe

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New York: Harper Collins Publishers [0-06-016854-4] 1992, 1st U.S. Edition. (Hardcover) 442pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. "A highly personal story about returning to her African roots by the eminent British writer...a rich and penentrating portrait of Doris Lessing's homeland". Locale: Zimbabwe. (Travel, Memoir).
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cover of Sultry Climates; Travel and Sex

Sultry Climates; Travel and Sex

by Littlewood, Ian

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Cambridge: Da Capo Press [0-306-81155-3] 2002. (Hardcover) 248pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Notes, bibliography. "Historically, the sexual motives of travel have rarely been spelled out in travel guides and brochures. But there is an alternative history of tourism, made up of precisely the details that usually go unmentioned". … Read more
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cover of Byron's Greece

Byron's Greece

by Longford, Elizabeth

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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers [0-06-012673-6] 1975, 1st U.S. Edition. (4to) 183pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Black and white and color illustrations, bibliography, index. The dust jacket spine is lightly faded. Book about George Gordon Byron, Lord. Locale: Greece. (Travel).
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cover of The Carpet Wars; From Kabul to Baghdad: A Ten-Year Journey Along Ancient Trade Routes

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Toronto: Harper Flamingo Canada [0-00-200644-8] 2002, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 448pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Illustrations, photographs, notes, bibliography, index. "In the Carpet Wars. Award-winning journalist Christopher Kremmer chronicles his fascinating ten-year journey along the ancient carpet trade routes that run through the world's most misunderstood and volatile regions--Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, India, Pakistan, and… Read more
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cover of The Horizontal Everest; Extreme Journeys on Ellesmere Island

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Toronto: Viking [0-670-89434-6] 2002, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 277pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Photographs, maps, index. "Both the heaven and hell of the high Arctic, Ellesmere Island lies a mere 450 miles from the North Pole. This mountainous jewel--it has the highest peaks in the Western Hemisphere east of the Rockies--offers stunning scenery, enchanting… Read more
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