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Passage to Juneau: A Sea and Its Meanings

By: Raban, Jonathan

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Vintage Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 059724

ISBN: 0679776141

Condition: Near Fine


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Image for Anderson's Travel Companion  A Guide to the Best Non-Fiction and  Fiction for Traveling

Anderson's Travel Companion A Guide to the Best Non-Fiction and Fiction for Traveling

By: Anderson, Sarah

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Hants, England, Scolar Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 075090

ISBN: 1859280137

Condition: Very Good Plus


Bookplate & Minor soiling ffep.. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Maps. View more info

Image for Swimming to Angola : And Other Tips for Surviving the Third World

Swimming to Angola : And Other Tips for Surviving the Third World

By: Blin, Christopher S.

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: Bloomington, Author House: 2008

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Dedicated By Author

Seller ID: 068577

ISBN: 142599749X

Condition: Near Fine


This is not your grandfather's, or even your father's, idea of a travel book. It is, in fact, the most unlikely travel itinerary you'll probably ever read. Some of the destinations in these pages have rarely, if ever, made it to those high-gloss volumes of global travel literature. And for a good -- or at least logical -- reason: most people in so-called 'advanced' countries looking for 'exotic' locales to spend time in, normally wouldn't want to go here. These are place... View more info

Seeing Vietnam: Encounters of the Road and Heart

By: Brownmiller, Susan

Price: $22.50  $20.25

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., HarperCollins: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 048535

ISBN: 0060190493

Condition: As New


Unread copy. Sent as a reporter in 1992 after the lifting of travel restrictions, she has immersed herself in the history and events there. View more info

GOING TO AMERICA

By: Coleman, Terry

Price: $6.75  $6.08

Publisher: Random House New York 1972: 1972

Seller ID: 005952I


1st U.S. Ed Fair/Fair. Ex-Lib., reading copy only. View more info

BRITAIN IN PICTURES: British Merchant Adventurers

By: Collis, Maurice

Price: $31.50  $28.35

Publisher: London, William Collins: 1942

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 001776I

Condition: Nr Fine


Rebound in red leather, grey endpapers, gilt lettering. 8 color plates & 24 b/w illustrations in 48 pages. View more info

The Land of the Great Image : Being Experiences of Friar Manrique in Arakan

By: Collis, Maurice

Price: $31.50  $28.35

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1953

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 045262

Condition: Very Good


Bookplated. View more info

The Great Within : China and the West

By: Collis, Maurice

Price: $54.00  $48.60

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 046906

Condition: Very Good


Owner had this title rebound in red bevel edged leather, new endpapers, gilt title with his initials (GMH) at tail; Bookplated. . For you if you are a GMH! View more info

The First Holy One

By: Collis, Maurice

Price: $36.00  $32.40

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1958

Edition: First UK

Seller ID: 046907

Condition: Very Good


Owner had this title rebound in red bevel edged leather, new endpapers, gilt title with his initials (GMH) at tail; Bookplated. . For you if you are a GMH! View more info

Far Horizons

By: Desmond, Alice Curtis

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Co.: 1932

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 043769S

Condition: Good to Very Good


Presentation copy. Signed by author and her husband. View more info

CERTAIN ISLANDS

By: Divine, David

Price: $7.20  $6.48

Publisher: Arco New York 1972: 1972

Seller ID: 005895I


G--/G--. Ex-Lib., reading copy only. View more info

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In Cod We Trust : Living the Norwegian Dream

By: Dregni, Eric

Price: $5.40  $4.86

Publisher: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 067205

ISBN: 0816656231

Condition: As New


A cross-cultural hair raising, hilarious, and sometimes poignant stories of a family's year long stay... View more info

Abroad in England

By: Entwisle, Frank

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: W. W. Norton: 1982

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 051257S

ISBN: 0393017559

Condition: Very Good


Price clipped. Minor edgewear. Illustrated. An enchanged ramble through provincial England inspired by H. V. Morton's classic In Search of England. Pervaded by a taste for the rediculous and a delight in bizarre situations. View more info

AN EGYPTIAN JOURNAL

By: Golding, William

Price: $3.15  $2.84

Publisher: Boston, Faber & Faber: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 038854S

ISBN: 0571135935

Condition: Very Good


Paper toned as usual. View more info

Remembering Charles Kuralt

By: Grizzle, Ralph

Price: $31.50  $28.35

Publisher: Ashville, North Carolina, U.S.A., Kenilworth Media: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Dedicated By Author

Seller ID: 044387

ISBN: 0967909600

Condition: As New


Dedicated to 'guests and crew of Spirit of Columbia' and signed by author. Appears unread. View more info

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The Sea and the Jungle (Marlboro Travel Series)

By: H. M. Tomlinson

Price: $3.60  $3.24

Publisher: Evanston Illinois, Marlboro Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 073053

ISBN: 0810160110

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to edges, soiling to page edges. Binding tight, pages unmarked. View more info

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Eccentric Islands : Travels Real and Imaginary

By: Holm, Bill

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: Milkweed Minneapolis 2000: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000728I

ISBN: 1571312595

Condition: Very Good


The real ones seem to be Molokai, Madagascar, Iceland,and ?? View more info

Islands : A Treasury of Contemporary Travel Writing

By: Islands Magazine Editors

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A., Capra Press: 1992

Seller ID: 014196

ISBN: 0884963497

Condition: Very Good


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Close Friends

By: Jenkins, Peter

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., William Morrow & Co: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 043935

ISBN: 0-688-08527-x

Condition: As New


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Grosse Weltreise (Grand Worldtour ?) Text in German

By: Johann, Mit A. E.

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Germany, Bertelsmann: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 061836

Condition: Very Good


Jacket photo of S.S. United States. Touring, drawings and photographs, from NZ, Polynesia, Australia, New Guines, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, China all throgh India, Mid East, Africa, S. America, Central America, Mexico, United States , Alaska, Canada. Dated, in German but good photography. 480pp View more info