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Image for "Steamin' to the Bells": Around the Middle Sea- the Allerites' Own Book.

"Steamin' to the Bells": Around the Middle Sea- the Allerites' Own Book.

By: McClure, Alfred. (ed).

Price: $205.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: McClure, 1900.: 1900

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: nm 89


#59 of 350 copies. 335p. photos. Oversize. White cloth with decorated cover. SIGNED by McClure. Chronicles voyage of North German Lloyd Steamer Aller in the Mediterranean. Much ephemera of the trip laid in. Fine copy. View more info

Adventures in the Wilds of the United States & British American Provinces.

By: Lanman, Charles.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Moore, 1856.: 1856

Seller ID: nm 3294


514p.+ 517p. total 12 illustrations: all present. Original embossed red cloth with gilt image of moose on front covers & fish on spine. Corners slightly worn as are tops of spines. Publishing date has been inked on top of spine of vol I. Very Good Set View more info

An Overland Journey Round the World During the Years 1841 & 1842.

By: Simpson, George (Gov of Hudsons Bay Terr)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1847.: 1847

Seller ID: nm 169


230p. Original embossed red cloth. Inscribed Wm. Samuel Johnson. Foxing to end papers. Top & bottom of spine chipped, side of spine ripped about 3/4 of length. Good Copy. View more info

British Caving: An Introduction to Speleology.

By: Cullingford , C. H. D. (ed).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan, 1964.: 1964

Seller ID: nm 4002


Reprint of 1953. 592p. Photos. Illustrations. Black cloth. Heavy. Sprine slightly sunned. Near Fine Copy View more info

California & Alaska & Over the Canadian Pacific Railway

By: Webb, William

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Putnam's, 1891.: 1891

Seller ID: nm 54


2d ed ( Popular). 268p. illustrated. Original brown Decorated Cover. Top edge gilt. Hinges intact. Fine Copy. View more info

Californian Pictures in Prose & Verse

By: Avery, Benjamin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: San Francisco: Carson, 1885: 1885

Seller ID: nm 50


344p. with 13 engravings of Califonia landscapes. Decorated cover, very bright . Fine Copy. View more info

Canada's National Air Service.

By: Trans-Canada Air Lines.

Price: $41.00

Publisher: 1940

Seller ID: nm 774


c.1940. Large folding 24 x 30" color map showing routes. Legend includes existing routes , proposed routes, ports of call, Lighted airports with radio range facility, Other Canadian lines, Connecting US Lines. c. 1940. probably removed from a brochure. Fine copy. View more info

Coast of Northeast Greenland With Hydrographic Studies in the Greenland Sea. Special Pub. #30.

By: Boyd, Louise.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: American Geographical Society, 1948.: 1948

Seller ID: nm 925


Based on the Boyd Expeditions of 1937-1938. 339p. Photos. Maps. Green cloth. Heavy. Ex.lib. old paper label on spine. Rubber stamps inside only. Very Good copy View more info

Estes Park Colorodo: Rocky Mountain National Park

By: Estes Park Chamber of Commerce.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Estes Park Chamber of Commerce., C. 1940.: 1940

Seller ID: nm 773


c. 1940. Folded sheet as issued. 12 x 18 inches. Map & photos. Travel brouchure. Fine copy. View more info

Fuhrerlose Gipfelfahrten in Den Hochalpen, Dem Kaukasus, Dem Tian-schan Und Den Anden.

By: Pfann, Hans.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Berlin: Union Deutsche Verlagsgesellschaft, 1941: 1941

Seller ID: nm 2662


255p. Photos. Image of mountains & climbing gear on front cover. Small tear beginning at top rear side of spine. Front hinge tearing at bottom. Very Good copy View more info

Glimpses of Europe; or Notes Drawn at Sight.

By: A Merchant.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cincinnati: Rickey Mallory & Co, 1859.: 1859

Seller ID: nm 2181


355p. Original embossed blue cloth. Corners worn, slightly cocked. Bottom of spine chipped. Copy of Frank Cheney, Conneticut industrialist. Good copy View more info

Greece Vol II Economic Geography, Ports & Communications.

By: James & Jensen et al .

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Naval Intelligence Div., 1944.: 1944

Seller ID: nm 736


Geographical Handbook Series. "For Official use Only" 430p. Maps & Photos. Blue cloth. Heavy. Ex.lib. Number on spine. Very Good Copy. View more info

Historical Account of the Embassy to the Emperor of China Undertaken By Order of the King of Great Britain. Including Manners & Customs of the Inhabitants ... Abridged from the Papers of Earl Macartney.

By: Staunton, George.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London: Stockdale, 1797.: 1797

Seller ID: nm 3295


475p. + 23 plates present as called for including 2 folding maps. Original 3/4 leather over marbled boards. Boards & spine separated. Text block tight. Occasional water staining/foxing: principally to plates. Poor to Fair copy View more info

History of the Life & Voyages of Christopher Columbus. (2 vols).

By: Irving, Washington.

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1841: 1841

Seller ID: nm 3634


"New edition revised & corrected" 2 volumes. 411p. Folding map. + 356p. Foxing. Original calf leather with spine decotrations. Edge wear. Spine damaged. Front board on vol II is tender. Fair to Good Set. View more info

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In Darkest Africa: Or the Quest Rescue & Retreat of Emin Governor of Equitoria. (2 vols).

By: Stanley, Henry.

Price: $825.00

Publisher: London: Sampson Low, 1890.: 1890

Seller ID: nm 2302


2 vols. Third edition. 529p. + 471p. 2 Folding maps in text & 1 in pocket. 150 woodcut llustrations. Navy blue leather with gilt decorations on all covers & spines. Pages gilt edged. Marbled end papers. Minor wear to tops of spines. Corners worn. Very Good + Set View more info

Journal of Christopher Columbus,

By: Cecil Jane (Translator).

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Potter, 1960.: 1960

Seller ID: nm 2621


227p. Color photos from the manuscript & other b/w illustrations. Fine/Fine copy View more info

Image for Land of Desolation Being a Personal Narrative of Observation & Adventure in Greenland.

Land of Desolation Being a Personal Narrative of Observation & Adventure in Greenland.

By: Hayes, Isaac.

Price: $111.00

Publisher: Harper, 1872.: 1872

Seller ID: nm 2184


357p. Numerous engravings. Russet cloth with gilt decoration of polar bear hunter shooting his prey on the ice with sailing vessel in background. Narrative of a visit to Greenland in the steam yacht of the artist William Bradford, 1869, giving an account of the trip along the coast, from Julianehaab to Melville Bay, with chapters on the Norse ruins, on the settlement of Julianehaab, glaciers, icebergs, fiords, polar bear hunting, Melville Bay, Upernavik, Disko Island, Go... View more info

Missions to the Niger II, III, IV. Bornu Mission 1822-25. Part 1, 2,& 3. Hakluyt Society Second Series No. CXXVIII, CXXXIX, CXXX. ( 3 vols).

By: Bovill, E. W. (ed).

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Hakluyt Society/ Cambridge Univ., 1966: 1966

Seller ID: nm 3411


NAP. 3 Vols. 798p. total. Photos. Folding maps. Fine/Near Fine Set View more info

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Narrative of the British Embassy to China in the Years 1792, 1793 & 1794.

By: Anderson, Aeneas.

Price: $215.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Dobson, 1795: 1795

Seller ID: nm 3373


393p. Author was the Ambassador's assistant. It contains an account of the voyage to China as well as iambassador's residentce in Peking and Tartary. Calf leather: Text block tight. Boards off. Spine poor. Fair copy View more info

Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in California: A Tourist's Guide to the Yo-semite Valley.

By: Hutchings, J. M.

Price: $165.00

Publisher: NY: Roman & Co., 1870.: 1870

Seller ID: nm 53


292p. 100 engravings. Original Brown coth. Top & bottom of spine chipped, one corner worn, spine slightly sunned. Original owner's name in pencil otherwise Near Fine Copy. View more info

Seat of Empire

By: Coffin, Charles. (Carleton]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston: Fields, Osgod & Co., 1870.: 1870

Seller ID: nm 172


232p. Illustrated. Map in pocket. Travels: Chicago to Portland Oregon. Original brown decorated cover: Gilt Very bright. Minor wear to top of spine. Near Fine Copy. View more info

Sketches of Persia.

By: Malcolm, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London: Murray, 1861: 1861

Seller ID: nm 3299


New Edition. 287p. Purple cloth. Cocked. Spine sunned. Owner's name. Very Good copy View more info

Sunset Land or the Great Pacific Slope.

By: Todd, Rev. John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston: Lea & Shepard, 1870: 1870

Seller ID: nm 171


322p. Original green cloth. Near Fine Copy. View more info

Time Tables: New York, Newark, Trenton, Philadelphia. Effective 7/29/45. Form 12.

By: Pennsylvania Railroad.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Allen, Lane & Scott, 7/23/45: 1945

Seller ID: nm 425


11p. folded as issued. Fine Copy. View more info

Travels in New-England and New York. (4 vols).

By: Dwight, Timothy.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London: Baynes & Son, 1823.: 1823

Seller ID: nm 3395


483p. 1 engraving & Folding map, 504p. Folding map, 514p. folding map, 514p. Old Brown 3/4 leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. Leather a bit dry. Front board spearate on vol IV. Spine lettering on all vols illegible. Generally Good Set View more info