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Seeing Vietnam: Encounters of the Road and Heart

By: Brownmiller, Susan

Price: $22.50

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

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

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

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1953

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 045262

Condition: Very Good


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The Great Within : China and the West

By: Collis, Maurice

Price: $54.00

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

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

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

Publisher: Arco New York 1972: 1972

Seller ID: 005895I


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

Abroad in England

By: Entwisle, Frank

Price: $4.50

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

Remembering Charles Kuralt

By: Grizzle, Ralph

Price: $31.50

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sir John Mandeville : The Man and His Book

By: Letts, Malcolm

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, The Batchworth Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067964

Condition: Near Fine


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Sultry Climates: Travel and Sex Since the Grand Tour

By: Littlewood, Ian

Price: $7.20

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 068638

ISBN: 0719556023

Condition: Very Good


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The Orkney Story

By: Liv Kjorsvik Schei; Gunnie Moberg

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Hippocrene Books: 1985

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 074098

ISBN: 0713447702

Condition: Very Good


Orkney has a greater density of ancient monuments than any other place in Northern Europe. View more info

TOWARDS FAR OFF HORIZONS : An Autobiography

By: Loflund, Arthur

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New York, Carlton House: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 003015I

Condition: Very Good


Odyssey of seafaring life, lumberman, windjammer sailor, movie extra, fisherman, gold digger, more. Fine description of Australia during the depression. Author's solitary search for gold in Queensland. Inscribed, dated and signed by author. View more info

In Europe: Travels Through the Twentieth Century

By: Mak, Geert; Blom, Philipp (translator)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Pantheon: 2007

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 072083

ISBN: 0375424954

Condition: Near Fine


Geert Mak spent the year of 1999 criss-crossing the continent, tracing the history of Europe from Verdun to Berlin, Saint Petersburg to Auschwitz, Kiev to Srebrenica. He set off in search of evidence and witnesses, looking to define the condition of Europe at the verge of a new millennium. The result is mesmerizing: Mak's rare double talent as a sharp-eyed journalist and a hugely imaginative historian makes "In Europe" a dazzling account of that journey, full of diaries, newspaper reports and memoirs, and the voices of prominent figures and unknown players; from the grandson of Kaiser Wilhelm ... View more info