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AN ILLUSTRATED JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLD
Written by Thomas Daniell; Samuel Daniell; William Daniell; Katherine Prior. Illustrated by Samuel Daniell; Thomas Daniell; William Daniell.
Stock no. 1821856
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Edited and introduced by Prior. 3/4 buckram cloth with pictorial front board and gilt title. Large oblong format. Endpapers are maps. Full page colour illustrations throughout. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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A TIME OF GIFTS
Written by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Illustrated by Daniel Whistler.
Stock no. 1821810
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

On foot to Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube. Blue pictorial cloth, silver titles. Endpapers are maps. Full page b/w illustrations. Second printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is very slightly scuffed.

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WONDERS OF THE WORLD
Written by Simon Goldhill; et al.
Stock no. 1821776
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2006. Fine condition.

Large format. Beige pictorial cloth, brown title to spine. Colour photos. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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THE RARE ADVENTURES AND PAINFUL PEREGRINATIONS OF WILLIAM LITHGOW
Written by William Lithgow; Gilbert Phelps.
Stock no. 1320905
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition.

One of the world's great travel books, the first edition of which was published in 1632. Edited with an introduction by Phelps. Green cloth, gilt decorations. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations and maps. 200 pages. Spine slightly bumped, light mark to front cover. Original yellow slipcase is worn with some fading and small splits at edges.

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TRAVELS WITH ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON (THREE VOLUMES)
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 1320809
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Three volumes set: An Inland Voyage; In the South Seas; and Across the Plains. Green, blue, and red pictorial cloth boards respectively. B/w illustrations. Tiny blob of glue(?) to lower edge of inside front cover of first volume, otherwise books are fine. Publisher's burgundy slipcase is ever so slightly scuffed.

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MEMOIRS OF A GEORGIAN RAKE
Written by William Hickey; Roger Hudson. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 1320758
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Burgundy cloth spine, blue marbled boards. B/w engravings. Top edge blue. Minimal rubbing to corners and to top front edge. Publisher's blue slipcase is slightly grubby to one panel.

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CAPTAIN COOK'S VOYAGES 1768-1779
Written by Captain Cook; Glyndwr Williams.
Stock no. 1821416
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Elaborately decorated blue cloth with gilt. Colour illustrations. Top edge blue. Selected and introduced by Williams. Second printing. A very nice copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few minor marks and scuffs, bump to one corner and small split.

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IN XANADU: A QUEST
Written by William Dalrymple.
Stock no. 1821354
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 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. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with minor scuffing.

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IN PATAGONIA
Written by Bruce Chatwin; William Dalrymple.
Stock no. 2134410
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Fine condition.

Yellow cloth spine with silver/grey title. Silver boards with yellow title and blue vignette. Introduced by William Dalrymple. Contained in fine yellow slipcase.

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CONRAD'S CONGO
Written by Joseph Conrad; J.H. Stape; Adam Hochschild.
Stock no. 1320587
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Joseph Conrad's expedition to the Congo free state, 1890. Edited and introduced by Stape, preface by Hochschild. Green pictorial cloth. B/w photos. 217 pages. Some light scuffing to publisher's black slipcase. Book itself is fine.

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ETRUSCAN PLACES
Written by D.H. Lawrence. Illustrated by Leonard Von Matt.
Stock no. 1320579
Published by Folio Society. 1972. Very good condition.

Grey pictorial cloth. 157 pages. B/w places. Spine lightly browned. Bumping to top front corner. Contained in publisher's red slipcase which is faded at edges and slightly worn at opening.

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THE ROAD TO OXIANA
Written by Robert Byron; Geoffrey Moorhouse. Illustrated by Robert Byron.
Stock no. 1320541
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Geoffrey Moorhouse. Vivid blue decorative cloth. B/w photos by the author. The author's journey to Afghanistan, 1933-1934. Light crease to lower corners of prelims. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which is lightly scored.

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