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GREENERY: JOURNEYS IN SPRINGTIME
Written by Tim Dee.
Stock no. 2136003
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2020. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, silver title to spine. Tim Dee tries to travel with the season and its migratory birds, making remarkable journeys to keep in step with the very best days of the year. ISBN: 9781787330559. Some light wear to spine. Browning to outer page edges.

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CHARLES DARWIN AND THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE
Written by Charles Darwin; Nora Barlow.
Stock no. 2135956
Published by Pilot Press Ltd.. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. Introduction by Barlow. B/w illustrations. Spine and edges are browned. Bumping to corners and spine. Initial in ink to front pastedown. Page browning.

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INTO THE UNKNOWN: TALES FROM THE GREAT EXPLORERS
Written by Alexander Maitland.
Stock no. 1822914
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2015. Nearly fine condition.

White pictorial cloth boards. Light band of fading to top edge of slipcase on one side. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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IN XANADU: A QUEST
Written by William Dalrymple.
Stock no. 1822913
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2015. Nearly fine condition.

With a new introduction by the author. The author's quest across Asia to Coleridge's Xanadu. Pictorial boards. Colour & b/w photos. Still in original shrinkwrap! Spine is slightly faded as are the edges of the slipcase.

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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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THE GREAT RAILWAY BAZAAR
Written by Paul Theroux.
Stock no. 1822871
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2013. Nearly fine condition.

By Train through Asia. Black cloth spine with yellow and red title, pictorial sides. Yellow map to endpapers. Colour photos. New introduction by the author. Still in original shrinkwrap! Very slight fading to one open edge of slipcase. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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IMPOSSIBLE JOURNEYS
Written by Mathew Lyons.
Stock no. 1822868
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2009. Fine condition.

Attempted journeys to places that did not in fact exist; claims to have visited or seen such places; journeys it is not longer possible to make; and journeys that, whether in planning, the execution or the outcome, were implausible or unlikely, if not actually wholly impossible. Blue cloth spine with gilt title and decoration, blue pictorial paper boards. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE TRAVELS
Written by Marco Polo; Nigel Cliff.
Stock no. 1822779
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2019. Fine condition.

Translated by Nigel Cliff. Black cloth spine, gilt title. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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IN PATAGONIA
Written by Bruce Chatwin; William Dalrymple.
Stock no. 1822738
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Yellow cloth spine with silver/grey title. Silver boards with yellow title and blue vignette. Introduced by William Dalrymple. Still in original shrinkwrap, slipcase has a couple of small marks to one side. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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MANHATTAN '45
Written by Jan Morris.
Stock no. 1822732
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2016. Fine condition.

Grey pictorial boards with vivid titles in pink and orange. 183 pages. B/w plates. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE OLD WAYS A JOURNEY ON FOOT
Written by Robert Macfarlane.
Stock no. 2135678
Published by Hamish Hamilton. Circa 2012. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author sets off from his Cambridge home to follow the ancient tracks, holloways, drove-roads and sea paths that form part of a vast network of routes criss-crossing the British landscape and its waters, and connecting them to the continents beyond. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour maps to endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780241143810. 5th printing. Spine is bumped. Page edges are browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of nicks.

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IMPOSSIBLE JOURNEYS
Written by Mathew Lyons.
Stock no. 1321834
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2009. Fine condition.

Attempted journeys to places that did not in fact exist; claims to have visited or seen such places; journeys it is not longer possible to make; and journeys that, whether in planning, the execution or the outcome, were implausible or unlikely, if not actually wholly impossible. Blue cloth spine with gilt title and decoration, blue pictorial paper boards. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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