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None of Self and All of Thee: A Tale of Indian Life, Hewlett, S. S.
161 None of Self and All of Thee: A Tale of Indian Life
Hewlett, S. S.
New York Robert Carter & Brothers Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gilt illustration and lettering on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Chipping and short closed tear at top of spine, small chip and wear at bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Floral decorated endpapers. Pages are clean and bright, no foxing. Small presentation inscription on half-title (not from author). Frontis photograph ( a priest at the Golden Temple) with tissue guard; 13 additional photographs. 226 pgs. No publication date; circa late 1800s. 8vo. India. 008232

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The Very Rich Hours: Travels in Orkney, Belize, the Everglades, and Greece, Hiestand, Emily
162 The Very Rich Hours: Travels in Orkney, Belize, the Everglades, and Greece
Hiestand, Emily
Boston Beacon Press 1992 0-8070-7118-8 / 9780807071182 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
AS NEW first edition. Very clean pale gray boards with clean purple cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 224 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Poet, writer, artist, and naturalist Emily Hiestand takes us to four far-flung corners of the globe and gives us some of the most sensual, learned, and witty writing about place to appear in years. 8vo. Travel. 015400

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Paris - Capital of the World, Higonnet, Patrice
163 Paris - Capital of the World
Higonnet, Patrice
Cambridge, Massachusetts Belknap Press - Harvard University Press 2002 0674008871 / 9780674008878 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. Translated by Arthur Goldhammer. Clean blue cloth boards with white cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear; slight fading to top and bottom board edges. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean beautifully illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Gorgeous illustrations throughout in full color, sepia and black and white. 493 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no fading, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In an original and evocative journey through modern Paris from the mid-eighteenth century to World War II, Patrice Higonnet offers a delightful cultural portrait of a multifaceted, continually changing city. "'Paris' is superb, the fruit of a lifetime's reading and reflection. The city and its aura are scrutinized through affectionate though not uncritical eyes; the text is discriminating, perceptive, and laced with fine irony. The book abounds with unexpected references, telling obeservations, and connections." - Eugen Weber 025046

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A Walk Through Europe, Hillaby, John
164 A Walk Through Europe
Hillaby, John
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1972 0395139449 / 9780395139448 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Printing in unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with dark blue lettering on cover, dark blue title box on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrations from photographs by the author. 321 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, has small tiny chip at rear spine fold edge (half a pea in size). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. By the author of "A Walk Through Britain." This journey across Europe covers some 1300 miles in 67 days. Starting at the North Sea, author crossed Holland and Belgium, then followed a series of paths called the Sentier de Grand Randonnee through the border country of France and Germany. 024436

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Tourists, Travellers and Pilgrims, Hindley, Geoffrey
165 Tourists, Travellers and Pilgrims
Hindley, Geoffrey
London Hutchinson 1983 0091494605 / 9780091494605 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear - as new condition. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with photographs and drawings. 224 pages with index. Clean illustrated dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Using journals, diaries and guide books, the author recreates the pains and pleasures of tourism from the fifteenth century until the early 1900s, giving us irresistible glimpses of the travellers as he follows them through England, France, the Netherlands, Germany, the Alps, Italy, the Iberian Peninsula and Greece. 026244

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Southern Sky Trails, Holland, Norman
166 Southern Sky Trails
Holland, Norman
Montreal, Canada Norman Holland 1944 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Copyright 1944, by Norman Holland. In clean original dustjacket. Clean blue cloth boards with bright unchipped label on cover, unchipped gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 141 pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Foreword by Eddie Rickenbacker. Clean illustrated dustjacket has a few small edge and corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An early book on extensive air travel by the author, who was Vice-Chairman of Shriners' Hospitals for Crippled Children (Montreal Unit) and who donated the entire proceeds from the publication of his book to that hospital. He wrote of his hundreds of miles of flying in some forty-seven countries, and particularly of a 30,000 mile continuous air trip around North, South and Central America. 019942

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White River, Brown Water: A Record-Making Kayak Journey down the Amazon, Holman, Alan
167 White River, Brown Water: A Record-Making Kayak Journey down the Amazon
Holman, Alan
Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. Mountaineers Books 1985 0-89886-113-6 / 9780898861136 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean green clothboards with gold lettering on spine. Slight bumping to corner tips. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages, edges and endpapers are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 190 pgs. with glossary of terms. Illustrated with color photographs. Dustjacket is clean, unchipped, unfaded, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Adventure. 014145

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168 A Guide to Kenya and Northern Tanzania
Horrobin, David F.
New York Scribners 1971 684-12629-X Hardbound Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
304 pgs. Nr Fine in VG+ DJ - archival quality mylar cover Very clean tight book with no names or writing inside. Illustrated with beautiful color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped. Author is professor of Medical Physiology at University of Nairobi, Kenya. A beautiful book.Africa. 002191

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Two in Italy, Howe, Maud
169 Two in Italy
Howe, Maud
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1909 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Originally published in 1905, this is the 1909 edition. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt decoration (city scene) on front cover, gold line border, crisp white lettering; gold lettering and small trefoil decoration on spine. Mere hint of surface wear to spine corners (no fraying or wear-through). Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with deckled page foreedges and gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Frontis photograph with clean tissue guard; additional photographs and illustrations by John Elliott. 274 pages. 021832

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Around the Clock in Europe - A Travel Sequence, Howell, Charles Fish
170 Around the Clock in Europe - A Travel Sequence
Howell, Charles Fish
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1912 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, published October, 1912, decorated American trade binding. Clean black cloth boards decorated with a large gold clock face, green and rose decoration. Stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Same decoration in smaller format on spine. Tiny spots of wear to corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; very brief previous owner inscription at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrations by Harold Field Kellogg, including frontispiece with tissue guard. 356 pages. 026428

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171 A Naturalist in Palestine
Howells, Victor
London Andrew Melrose 1956 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 13 drawings by the author, 29 photographs and one map. 180 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edgewear and one small closed tear at top of rear panel (under 1/2"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Natural History. 008010

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Certain Delightful English Towns, Howells, W. D.
172 Certain Delightful English Towns
Howells, W. D.
New York Harper & Brothers 1906 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green ribbed cloth boards with bright gilt & red lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear (no fraying). Gilt top edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. One loose illustration page, all else firmly attached. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 290 pgs. Illustrated with photographs throughout. 8vo. Great Britain. 007662

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Cradle of the Storms, Hubbard, Bernard R., S.J.
173 Cradle of the Storms
Hubbard, Bernard R., S.J.
New York Dodd Mead 1937 Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Signed
Fourth Printing, inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Clean dark blue cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. Some chipping to silver lettering on spine, cover lettering is crisp and clear. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers (Alaska and the Aleutian Islands). Preface by Francis Talbot, S.J., Literary Editor of "America." Frontis photograph of the author and his dog, beneath which is inscribed and signed: "Best Wishes to Miss Helen Little "a safe woman driver" from the author - Bernard R. Hubbard, S.J.". Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs by the author. 285 pages with appendix. A Jesuit priest's narrative adventures of little-known Alaska as he traversed the glaciers and mountaintops on foot, by dogsled and airplane. By the author of "Mush, You Malamutes!" and of the feature film, "Aniakchak." He was also a famous lecturer all over the United States. 022029

Price: 65.00 USD
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Excuse Me!, Hughes, Rupert
174 Excuse Me!
Hughes, Rupert
New York H. K. Fly Company 1911 First Hardcover Good+ No Dust jacket Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Dark blue cloth boards with decorated binding (porter carrying two travel bags on cover), stamped white lettering on cover and white lettering and small valise on spine. Slight wear to corners and rear spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small neat stamp from circulating library(A. E. Winter, 4216 Broadway, New York) on front fixed endpaper, no other marks. 313 pp. Clean lovely full color frontispiece, four additional illustrations with decorative borders. 020619

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Peninsula Pilgrimage: An Off-beat Journey Through Stately, Historic Virginia, Huntley, Elizabeth Valentine
175 Peninsula Pilgrimage: An Off-beat Journey Through Stately, Historic Virginia
Huntley, Elizabeth Valentine
Princeton The Pyne Press 1974 Re-issue Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean turquoise cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 398 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An unabridged and unaltered republication of the original edition (originally published by the Press of Whittet & Shepperson, Richmond, 1941). 7-1/2" x 10-1/2". Virginia. 011626

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176 One Man's Montana: An Informal Portrait of a State
Hutchens, John K.
Philadelphia/New York J. B. Lippincott 1964 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean brown marbled boards with rust-color cloth spine, black and silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name on half-title page. 221 pgs. Clean unchipped dustjacket is not price clipped, has light foxing to front and rear flaps. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. American West. 008515

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Harvest of Journeys, Innes, Hammond
177 Harvest of Journeys
Innes, Hammond
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1959 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First American Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Illustrated with 25 photographs and three maps. Very clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped design and author initials on cover, bright gold lettering and decoration on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 306 pages + note by the author. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, a few tiny edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author relates his exciting travel experiences in Arabia and the Persian Gulf, Norway, Morocco, the Low Countries, Canada, and on the waters of the North Sea and the Bay of Biscay. 026631

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Ten Great Mountains, Irving, R.L.G.
178 Ten Great Mountains
Irving, R.L.G.
London J. M. Dent & Sons 1942 Second printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean unfaded green cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 213 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs and maps. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, slight darkening to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "This book gives one of the best and clearest descriptions one has yet read of the difficult "Second Step" on Everest which has baffled many climbers. Its ten chapters have hundreds of interesting points, and the photographs are remarkable for the way in which they show the massive proportions, the tremendous downrush of precipices, and the dizzying effect of corners and slaps that seem to be hung out over space." - Manchester Guardian Mountains include: Snowdon, Ben Nevis, Mount Cook, The Matterhorn, Ushba, Mont Blanc, Mount Logan, Nanga Parbat, Kangchenjunga, Mount Everest. 017646

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The Crocodile Hunter The Incredible Life and Adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin, Irwin, Terri
179 The Crocodile Hunter The Incredible Life and Adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin
Irwin, Terri
New York Dutton 2001 0525946357 / 9780525946359 First Hardcover Near Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First American Printing, November, 2001 on copyright page, with full number line. Very clean white boards with clean unfaded green spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip; no fading or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names,writing or marks. 202 pgs. Illustrated with color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The incredible and perilous adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin, their private life, their mutual affection for wildlife and world-wide message of conservation. 017702

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Challenge: An Anthology of the Literature of Mountaineering, Irwin, William Robert
180 Challenge: An Anthology of the Literature of Mountaineering
Irwin, William Robert
New York Columbia University Press 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with small illustration at lower corner of front board, black cloth spine with bright silver lettering. Very tiny bump to top front board edge; no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 444 pgs. with index. Dustjacket has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edge, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Twenty-five of the most exciting firsthand accounts of mountaineering all over the world--of scaling peaks in the Andes, the Rockies, the Pyrenees, the Himalayas, the Alps--as they have appeared over the past century. Writers include Sir Leslie Stephen, Gertrude Bell, Evelyn Waugh, John Muir, John Buchan, and more; also includes a brief glossary and suggestions for further reading. 017647

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