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THIS ENGLAND - Volume 8, number 4 - Winter 1975

by Faiers, Roy (editor) (George T. O'Bey; John A. Tarlton; Nicholas Armstrong Collingwood; C. R. Denton; Ronald Embleton; Mary L. Stollard; Kirkland Bridge; T. C. Hudson; Joan Board; Trudy Blacker; Mary W. Findlay; M. G. Lavender; Gerald Hawke)

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1075
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First Edition
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Cheltenham, England: This England, 1075. 76 pp. Light wear. The cover features the village blacksmith of Steeple Ashton in Wiltshire. This issue contains: My English Home by George T. O'Bey; English Craftsmen: The Cheese Miller by John A. Tarlton; The Saga of Grace Darling by Nicholas Armstrong Collingwood; Northumbrian Fishing Villages by C. R. Denton; Characters from… Read more
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THIS ENGLAND - Volume 13, number 2 - Summer 1980

by Faiers, Roy (editor) (John Tarlton; Oliver Goldsmith; Peter Lane; Simon Appleyard; David Lazell; Colin Carr; Rose Combs; Brian J. Bailey; Maggie Hall; Barbara Bailey; Dennis Mansell; John Galsworthy; Ronald Embleton; Fred J. Chapple; Dudley F. Walker)

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Published
1980
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First Edition
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This England, 1980. 76 pp. Light wear. The cover features the Queen Mother walking through the streets of Windsor with her grandson, Prince Charles. This issue contains: English Craftsmen: The Thatchers by John Tarlton; The Deserted Village by Oliver Goldsmith; Our Gracious Queen Mother by Peter Lane; In Search of Flower Patch Country: The Story of Flora… Read more
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BRITISH HERITAGE - Volume 11, number 1 - December January 1989 1990

by Huganir, Gail (editor) (Nigel Nicolson; Sir David Wilson; Sir Peter Wakefield; Viscount John Julius Norwich; Sir Hugh Casson; Lord Montague of Beaulieu; The Queen Mother)

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Published
1989
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Historical Times, 1989. 80 pp. Very light wear; no interior markings. The front cover features Chiddingstone, Kent, 16th and 17th century houses. This issue contains: The Best of Britain: The English Country House by Nigel Nicolson; The Adventures of the Mind by Sir David Wilson; A Treasure-House of Art by Sir Peter Wakefield; Protection Through… Read more
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BRITISH HERITAGE - Volume 9, number 3 - April May 1988

by Huganir, Gail (editor) (George Pettett; Reg Scott; Alan Deever; David Reed; Claire Hopley; Cyril Bracegirdle)

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Published
1988
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Historical Times, 1988. 80 pp. Very light wear; no interior markings. The front cover features a telephone kiosk outside the Horsehouse Village Shop in North Yorkshire. This issue contains: Dawn of a Nation - Australia's Dynamic Birth, to celebrate the 200th anniversay by George Pettett; The Plymouth Connection by Reg Scott; G'Day Australia - Bicentennial… Read more
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BRITISH HERITAGE - Volume 10, number 2 - February March 1989

by Huganir, Gail (editor) (Robert B. Smith; Humphrey G. W. Household; Richard K. Knaub; Paul Edwards; Michael Forrest; J. T. Whitney; K. E. Rowlands)

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1989
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Historical Times, 1989. 80 pp. Very light wear; no interior markings. The front cover features Leo McKern as Rumpole of the Bailey. This issue contains: May God Strike Me Dead If I Did It by Robert B. Smith; A Remembrance of Kings and Queens Past by Humphrey G. W. Household; The Essence of Wales by… Read more
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THIS ENGLAND - Volume 13, number 2 - Summer 1980

by Faiers, Roy (editor) (Norman Parkinson; Harold Begbie; Norman Baldwin; Derek Wilson; Alan Maitland; K. Brenda Mager; Ronald Duncan; Patricia Morrell; E. M. Palmer; Robert Lunsden; Sidney Budd; Charles Dickens; Arthur Waine; J. R. R. Tolkien)

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Published
1980
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This England, 1980. 76 pp. Light wear. The cover features Choosing Christmas Game, the English way - pheasants, ducks and pigeons hang in the crisp, cold air of a December evening, outside a pouulterer's shop in Fordingbridge, Hampshire. This issue contains: Royal Album: The Duchess of Kent by Norman Parkinson; Englands's Faith and Future by Harold Begbie;… Read more
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BRITISH HERITAGE - Volume 13, number 1 - December January 1991 - 1992

by Huganir, Gail (editor) (J. W. Savage; Paul Davis; The Hon. Jane Roberts; Bryn Frank; Karyn Hodgson; HRH The Duke of Gloucester)

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Published
1991
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Historical Times, 1991. 80 pp. Light wear; no interior markings. The front cover features Celebrating Christmas. This issue contains: Christmas with Scrooge by Paul Davis; The Heritage of Christmas Puddings by Trevor Denniss; Christmas in the Cotswolds by Nancy C. Knox; Canterbury's Bespoke Teddy Bears by Richard Elsberry; A Country Christmas, A Medieval Feast, and… Read more
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BRITISH HERITAGE - Volume 9, number 6 - October November 1988

by Huganir, Gail (editor) (J. Herbert Silverman; James Munson; Pamela Petro; H. Dennis Richardson; Claire Hopley; Neil Fairbairn; Leonard Cowie)

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Published
1988
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Historical Times, 1988. 80 pp. Very light wear; no interior markings. The front cover features a fireworks display over the Thames for Guy Fawkes' Night. This issue contains: Stepping Onto the Giant's Causeway by J. Herbert Silverman; The Vicar's Diary - rural England during World War One by James Munson; A Book Lover's Paradise -… Read more
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ATLANTIC CRUISE IN WANDERER III

by Hiscock, Eric

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Published
1987
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Very Good+
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First Printing - First Thus
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9780229117475
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London: Adlard Coles, 1987. 159 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and charts. Hiscock and his wife had sailed twice around the world in their thirty-foot yacht but they had never been to the United States. So they… Read more
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ARCTIC ADVENTURES - Exploring Canada's North by Canoe and Dog Team

by Wilson, Ian; Wilson, Sally

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Published
1992
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Very Good+
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First Printing
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9780919574434
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West Vancouver and Seattle: Gordon Soules Book Publishers, 1992. 246 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed by Ian and Sally Wilson on the half-title page. Light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; as well as the authors' signatures, there is a previous owner's name inside; no other interior markings. Illustrated with colour plates, black… Read more
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FRENCH IMPRESSIONS - The Adventures of an American Family

by Littell, John S. (based on writings by Mary W. Littell)

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Published
2000
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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9780451200983
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New York: NAL - New American Library, 2000. 354 pp. Blue and cream coloured boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Dj art by Terry Shoffner. The Chapters are: A Word About Montpellier; Great Expectations; Getting an Eiffel; Spirits - High and Low; Learning… Read more
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BEYOND THE WEST HORIZON

by Hiscock, Eric

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Published
1987
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First Printing - First Thus
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9780229117468
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London: Adlard Coles, 1987. 203 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and charts. Hiscock and his wife had sailed twice around the world in their thirty-foot yacht and this is the story of their second circumnavigation. The Chapters are:… Read more
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TRAVELS IN THE UNKNOWN EAST

by Grant, John

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Published
1992
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780863040719
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London: The Octagon Press, 1992. (viii) 198 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Children of the Golden Horn; The Heart of Turkey; My Caravan in Allah's Dawn; Sons of Old Syria; In the Valley of Miracles; The Land of… Read more
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DANGEROUS WATERS - One Man's Search for Adventure

by Philpott, David

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Published
1985
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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9780771069987
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1985. 179 pp. Quarter-bound with blue on cream boards; lettered in cream on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. This is the true story of the CEO of a major multi-national corporation who said to hell with… Read more
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LATITUDE ZERO - Tales of the Equator

by Guadalupi, Gianni; Shugaar, Antony

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Published
2001
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Very Good+
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First Printing
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9780786709014
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New York: Carroll and Graf Publishers, 2001. (xiii) 258 pp. Quarter-bound in red on gray boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Antiquity: The Secrets of the Southern Seas. South America: The… Read more
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FIELDS OF VISION - A Journey to Canada's Family Farms

by Jenkins, Phil

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1991
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780771044021
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1991. 267 pp. Personalized inscription by Phil Jenkins and Ken Ginn. Blue boards lettered in yellow on the spine; headband; illustrated with photographs, mostly in colour. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket with a small chip from the head of the spine; price intact; aside from the signatures, no interior markings.… Read more
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STANLEY'S WAY - A Sentimental Journey Through Central Africa

by Sterling, Thomas (re: Henry Morton Stanley)

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Published
1960
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First Edition
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New York: Atheneum Books, 1960. 258 pp. Decorated black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; red endpapers; red upper edge; frontis map. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks around the edges and some minor rubbing; previous owner's name on the front flap; price clipped. Dustjacket by Charles Goslin. The… Read more
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THE EROTIC TRAVELLER

by Burton, Sir Richard (edited by Edward Leigh)

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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Toronto: Swan Books, 1967. 164 pp. Swan Book CCN 113. Light edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings. The chapters are: Early Life; India; Goa; East Africa; America; Nigeria; Dahomey; Brazil; and Travelers' Rest.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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100 BEST ROUTES ON SCOTTISH MOUNTAINS

by Storer, Ralph

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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9780747406563
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London: Warner Books, 1992. 224 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with some faint creasing on the upper corner of the front cover and faint creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with maps and with black and white plates. The Chapters are: THE SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS: The Cobbler; Ben Lomond; Ben Venue; Ben… Read more
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CITIES OF GOLD

by Preston, Douglas

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Published
1992
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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9780671869908
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New York: Touchstone Books - Simon and Schuster, 1992. 480 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with a map. A journey across the American Southwest in the footsteps of Coronado.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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