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Image for Scotland: Her Songs and Scenery. As Sung by Her Bards, and Seen in the Camera

Scotland: Her Songs and Scenery. As Sung by Her Bards, and Seen in the Camera

By: (Early Photography) Anonymous

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, A. W. Bennett: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153876

Condition: VG. Fraying to front external hinge (but hinge still strong), modest browning to endpapers. Gilt edges and decorations still bright


Illustrated with 14 tissue-guarded photographic illustrations View more info

Egypt (Nations of the World)

By: (Egypt) McCoan, J.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Collier: 1900

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 113578

Condition: VG+ with green boards and guilt lettering on spine


From Collier's "Nations of the World" series. Illustrated View more info

Image for The Last Resorts: A Portrait of American Society at Play

The Last Resorts: A Portrait of American Society at Play

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149948

Condition: Tiny tear in spine cloth, else VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket missing some shallow chips. Stated first edition


Amusing chapters on Palm Beach, Newport, Saratoga, Southampton, Bar Harbor, Tuxedo, Berkshires, White Sulphur & Palm Springs. Much information on Bar Harbor by a sometime resident. Illustrated View more info

Image for A Curious Life for a Lady: The Story of Isabella Bird, Traveller Extraordinary

A Curious Life for a Lady: The Story of Isabella Bird, Traveller Extraordinary

By: Barr, Pat

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 154738

ISBN: 0140095837

Condition: Trade paperback, VG+ in wraps


19th century woman 'of remarkable gifts' who traveled extensively including to the Rocky Mountains, the Sandwich Isles, Japan, Malaya, Kashmir & Tibet, to Persia, Korea and China View more info

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Travel in America

By: Bradshaw, George (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar Straus: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137608

Condition: Fine in a VG Dust Jacket. INSCRIBED BY THE EDITOR on the front endpaper


An anthology of travel writing by Anthony Trollope, Ring Lardner, Robert Louis Stevenson, Henry James, John Steinbeck, James Audubon, Sinclair Lewis, D. H. Lawrence, Thomas Wolfe, Herman Melville, Upton Sinclair, Samuel Clemens, Ernest Hemingway, John Dos Passos, Aldous Huxley, Jean Cocteau, F. Scott Fitzgerald, E. B. White, Henry David Thoreau, others View more info

Image for Sights and Sensations in France, Germany, and Switzerland: or, Experiences of An American Journalist in Europe

Sights and Sensations in France, Germany, and Switzerland: or, Experiences of An American Journalist in Europe

By: Buffum, Edward Gould

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138689

Condition: VG to VG+. Brown endpapers have some rubbing both front and rear, light wear to bottom and top of spine, no writing or names, clean pages, guilt to green cover still bright


Illustrated, including maps View more info

Image for Your Holiday in Ireland

Your Holiday in Ireland

By: Cooper, Gordon & Welsman, Ernest

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Medill McBride: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146012

Condition: Minor spine color fading, VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket missing tiny chips at spine extremities


Illustrated with photographs, map endpapers View more info

Image for Let's Halt Awhile - 1948

Let's Halt Awhile - 1948

By: Courtenay, Ashley

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Ashley Courtenay LTD: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 142553

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket)


Recommendations of Hotels, Inns, and Guest Houses in England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales View more info

Image for A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople; From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube

A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople; From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube

By: Fermor, Patrick Leigh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, New York Review: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 153694

ISBN: 1590171659

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


Introduction by Jan Morris. Originally published in 1977 View more info

Image for Roma Beata: Letters from the Eternal City

Roma Beata: Letters from the Eternal City

By: Howe, Maud

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153662

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket) in bright red cloth with gilt lettering & decorations. Later printing, 1906


Illustrated View more info

Image for Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico

Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico

By: Kolb, Ellsworth L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1938

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 154340

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket). Some light foxing on a few pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the verso of the front free endpaper: "Yours Very Truly, Ellsworth & Emory Kolb, April 24, 1939, Grand Canyon, Arizona." This is a 1938 printing of the New Edition of 1915 with additional illustrations


Foreword by Owen Wister. Illustrations from photographs by Ellsworth Kolb and his brother Emory. Color frontispiece View more info

We Visit Old Inns

By: Northend, Mary Harrod

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Small, Maynard: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 127438

Condition: 2nd Printing. Front hinge weak, VG (no Dust Jacket)


The author visits historic inns mostly in Massachusetts. Illustrated View more info

Image for The Riviera Painted and Described by William Scott

The Riviera Painted and Described by William Scott

By: Scott, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154348

Condition: Bound in full leather with four raised bands on spine, gilt decorations & gilt upper edge. A few minor scuffs & some fading, else VG+. Light foxing to front edge. Undated gift inscription from Margaret Preston Draper (1891-1974). After marrying Prince Andrea Boncompagni in Italy in 1916, she became Princess Margaret Draper Boncompagni. Her subsequent sensational divorce stirred rumors of The Evil Eye Curse of the Boncompagnis


75 tissue guarded color plates, fold-out map at rear View more info

Image for Motor Tours in Wales and the Border Counties

Motor Tours in Wales and the Border Counties

By: Stawell, Mrs. Rodolph

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Page: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149116

Condition: A VG+, bright and attractive copy (no Dust Jacket). A few pages have some foxing. Gilt upper edge


Photographs by R. de S. Stawell. Color pictorial endpapers and color route map View more info