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THROUGH JAMAICA WITH A KODAK
Written by Alfred Leader.
Stock no. 1823244
Published by John Wright & Co.; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

Based upon letters written by the author while in Jamaica, to his daughter in England, and are the outcome of suggestions made to him that their substance, together with the photographs, may not be uninteresting to the public. Olive green cloth boards with bevelled edges and large pictorial onlay to front. Gilt titles. B/w photos. Spine & corners lightly rubbed. Foxing to colour map frontispiece. Hinges pulled. Text block browned.

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THE ZINCALI
Written by George Borrow.
Stock no. 2136096
Published by John Murray. 1923. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. An account of the gypsies of Spain. The 9th, definitive edition. B/w illustrations. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE SOUTHERN GATES OF ARABIA
Written by Freya Stark; Sara Wheeler.
Stock no. 1822921
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2014. Fine condition.

A journey in the Hadhramaut. Blue cloth with silver titles. B/w photographic onlay to front cover. B/w photos. Introduction by Wheeler. Maps by Kevin Freeborn. This title was first published by John Murray in 1936. This edition follows the text of the reprint in December 1936, with minor emendations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH
Written by Eric Newby.
Stock no. 1822911
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2011. Fine condition.

Attractive blue and cream pictorial cloth. The author's travels in Aghanistan. B/w photos. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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KUWAIT WAS MY HOME
Written by Zahra Freeth.
Stock no. 2135847
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1958. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with orange title to spine. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to top of spine. A few marks to covers. Rear endpaper has been REMOVED. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a little loss; some fading to spine; marks to rear panel.

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THE RIVER COLUMN
Written by Henry Brackenbury.
Stock no. 2135750
Published by The Battery Press. 1993. Very good condition.

A Narrative of the Advance of the River Column of the Nile Expeditionary Force and Its Return Down The Rapids. With maps. Originally published in 1885.0Red cloth with gilt titles on black title labels. ISBN: 0898391849. Some foxspots.

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OUT OF THIN AIR: RUNNING WISDOM AND THE MAGIC FROM ABOVE THE CLOUDS IN ETHIOPIA
Written by Michael Crawley.
Stock no. 1822378
Published by Bloomsbury. Circa 2020. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The author spent 15 months in Ethiopia training alongside (and sometimes a fair way behind) runners at all levels. Navy blue boards, red title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781472975324. Second printing.

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THE GRAND TOUR 1592-1796
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 1822315
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited by Roger Hudson. Colour pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. The Grand Tour of Europe 1592-1796. Spine lightly browned. Musty odour present. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little grubby and browned at ends, tiny split to one end.

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JUPITER'S TRAVELS IN CAMERA
Written by Ted Simon.
Stock no. 2135130
Published by Haynes Publishing. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Photographic Record of Ted Simon's Celebrated Round-the-world Motorcycle Journey. Square format. Glazed boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780857333575. Bumping and knocks to corners and cover edges. A few scuff marks to covers. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks/chips at corners.

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A PEDESTRIAN JOURNEY
Written by John Dundas Cochrane; Mervyn Horder.
Stock no. 1321377
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Through Russia and Siberian Tartary to the frontiers of China, the frozen sea and Kamtchatka. Blue pictorial cloth. Minimal browning to spine. Slipcase is bumped at top and tail of opening.

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THE NETHERLANDS
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell.
Stock no. 2134765
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 2nd 1952. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. 2nd, revised edition. Orange cloth, gilt title to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and pages internally. Wrapper is foxed with some chips and nicks; but minimal loss.

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THE CHATEAUX OF FRANCE
Written by Ralph Dutton.
Stock no. 2134701
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Wrapper has top corner of front flap cut off; some creasing and chips; repairs to verso with tape.

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