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ASHENDEN
The Mountains of My Life
William Blackwood & Sons Edinburgh 1st 1945 HB. Hardcover. Climbing memoirs, illustated with the author's b/w photographs. VG, some age-mottling, in chipped and edge-worn DJ, good only. 212pp 0. Good.
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Book number: 7853
GBP 17.80 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 US$ 21.54 | JP¥ 2912]
Catalogue: Travel
Keywords: GENERAL, TRAVEL, MOUNTAINEERING, CLIMBING, General

 
BAIN, KENNETH
The New Friendly Islanders
London, Hodder & Stoughton. 1993. (ISBN: 034058338x). Hardcover. The Pacific island of Tonga. VG, no inscriptions, in VG DJ. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 10058
GBP 11.51 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 13.93 | JP¥ 1883]
Catalogue: Travel
Keywords: 034058338x TRAVEL, HISTORY, PACIFIC, TONGA, FRIENDLY ISLES

 
BAIRD, JAMES B
Children of Africa
Oliphants London HB. Hardcover. Undated. In The Children's Missionary Series. A colonial, missionary view of Africa. With eight coloured plates. Brown decorated cloth a little worn and marked, presentation label to front paste-down, tight and sound, good in chipped and worn good DJ. 95pp 0. Good/Good.
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Book number: 8971
GBP 17.80 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 US$ 21.54 | JP¥ 2912]
Catalogue: Travel
Keywords: AFRICA, MISSION, COLONIAL, CHILDREN'S, JUVENILE Children's

 
BEAGLEHOLE, J C
The Exploration of the Pacific
A & C Black London 1st edition 1934 HB. Hardcover. 4 folding maps. In the series, "The Pioneer Histories." Blue cloth, very lightly sunned, neat pen inscription to front paste-down, small crease to top corner,front board. Generally VG. No DJ. 411pp 0. Very Good.
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Book number: 3874
GBP 20.94 [Appr.: EURO 24.5 US$ 25.34 | JP¥ 3426]
Catalogue: Travel
Keywords: GENERAL, TRAVEL, PACIFIC, EXPLORATION, MAGELLAN, COOK General

 
ARLENE BLUM
Annapurna: A Woman's Place
London, Granada. 1980. (ISBN: 0246124253). Soft cover. A personal account of the 1978 American women's Expedition to Annapurna I. Light wear to illustrative covers, no inscriptions, generally VG. Very Good.
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Book number: 13240
GBP 6.28 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 US$ 7.6 | JP¥ 1027]
Catalogue: Travel
Keywords: 0246124253 travel

 
BRUCE, JAMES
An Interesting Narrative of the Travels of James Bruce Esq Into Abyssinia
'Printed for and sold by all the booksellers in town and country' London. 1790. Hardcover. '.to discover the source of the Nile. Abridged from the original work to which is added notes and extracts from the travels of Dr. Shaw, M, Savary, and the Memoirs of Baron de Tott. ' This is the first abridged edition, published in the same year as the five volume first edition. Small octavo in original full leather. Head and tail have worn away. Leather spine title is missing, five raised headbands much worn. Spine and inner hinge repaired with nepalese papers, but still fragile. Corners of boards and edges much worn. Contemporary ink name to feps. Contents foxed throughout, occasional sooty marks. Erased pencil marks to rear ep. Two closed tears repaired. Good. 387pp 0. Good.