Chapter 1: Travel
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DU CANE, ELLA (ILLUS) ; BAGOT, RICHARD (TEXT)
The Italian Lakes
Adam and Charles Black, London. 1912, 3rd Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 201 pages (complete). A gentle, kindly book. The paintings are serene, elegant and very clean and mild. The sublimely coloured boards have wear and scuffing, but are otherwise secure. The pages are clear, tight, sure, neat and gracious. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: omhr
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 | £UK 14.75 | JP 2077]
Catalogue: Travel
Keywords: JPG~

 
CAPEK, KAREL
Letters from Holland
Faber and Faber Limited. 1945, Reprint. with dust jacket. The boards are in a good condition, except for some minor marks. The pages are tanned, but the text is still crisp and legible. It is somewhat worn at the spine. Internally clean and tightly bound. This thin book is complete with 61 pages. A reprint. [B.K.]. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ceag
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.25 | £UK 3.75 | JP 519]
Catalogue: Travel - Europe

 
CAPSTICK, PETER HATHAWAY
Safari: The Last Adventure
St. Martin's Press. 1984. (ISBN: 0312696574). Hardcover, with dust jacket. the jacket has closed edge tears and bit worn. shelf rubbed. creased. light marks. internally clean and tightly bound. Reprint. [P.N.]. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 28gi
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.5 | JP 1039]
Catalogue: Travel - Africa
Keywords: JPG~ 0312696574

 
CARP, BERNARD
I Chose Africa
Howard Timmins, Cape Town. 1961, 1st Edition. Hardcover. 127 pages (complete). Carp, a Dutch Olympic yachtsman settled in Cape Town after years of travelling. He led the Cape Town offices of Erven Lucas Bols whilst also extensively exploring the African continent. This book is the anecdotal story of these travels. The contented dustjacket is dulled, worn and torn but is intact, secure and resolute. The red cover is smart and healthy.Tanning.Excellent binding. The contents beyond this are clean, clear, clubbable, companionable, genial and contended.[Restored]12-09-2019. Very Good.
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Book number: auby
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.25 | £UK 20.75 | JP 2908]
Catalogue: Travel - Africa
Keywords: JPG~

 
CARPENTER, FRANK G
Carpenter's World Travels, Uganda to the Cape
Doubleday, Doran & Company. 1928. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The boards are still in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 261 pages. [B.N.]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: blmy
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 | £UK 5.25 | JP 727]
Catalogue: Travel - Africa

 
OSBORN CB, CAPTAIN SHERARD
Quedah; or, Stray Leaves Frm a Journal in Malayan Waters / a Cruise in Japanese Waters / the Fight on the Peiho in 1859
William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London. 1865, New Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 535 pages (complete). Volume III of "Narratives of Voyage and Adventure" by Sherard Osborn. Includes his most well known titles. The brown boards are firm, healthy, sound. They have wear and some scuffing. The dedication page has previous owner inscriptions (one being, Edward Osborn - but there is no evidence that he was kin of Sherard). The contents are mildly aged with freckles of foxing and flushes of tanning here and there. However, the pages are by far clean, clear, comfortable, companionable, engaging, ready, welcoming, fit. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ccgq
USD 500.00 [Appr.: EURO 414.25 | £UK 368.25 | JP 51934]
Catalogue: Travel Writing

 
CECIL, EVELYN
On the Eve of the War : A Narrative of Impressions During a Journey in Cape Colony, the Free State, the Transvaal, Natal, and Rhodesia - September, 1899, to Januar, 1900
John Murray, London. 1900, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 147 pages (complete). A benign copy. Of particular INTEREST and NOTE is the previous owner signature. Lionel Cripps of "Cloudlands", Umtali was one of the most important men of early Rhodesia. Not only was he the first farmer to grow tobacco for commercial use, but he also became the first Speaker of the Colony's Legislative Assembly. After his retirement he helped establish the National Archives and was a most engaged member of the Historical Monuments Commission. One of his greatest achievements was to copy all the Rock Art known at the time, in Rhodesia. The illustrated boards are grubby. They have wear, knocks to the corners, marks from handling and storage, scuffing. They are still friendly and placid. The contents have evidence of contented ownership throughout. Nonetheless, the pages are clean, clear, comfortable, convivial, benevolent, keen. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 70lm
USD 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 99.5 | £UK 88.5 | JP 12464]

 
CESARE, MARIO
Man-Eaters, Mambas and Marula Madness: A Game Ranger's Life in the Lowveld
Jonathan Ball Publishing. 2010, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1868423794). Soft cover, with dust jacket. 401 pages. This is the first edition in trade paperback from Jonathan Ball. This copy has been generously read. There is ample evidence of ownership and usage. The covers have user wear and marks to the edges and corners. The back cover has wear and tear; there is also residue from a previous retailer sticker. The paper trims have user wear. The pages are complete, clear, clean, inviting, comfortable, amiable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: akbt
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.5 | JP 1039]
Catalogue: Travel - Africa
Keywords: JPG~ 1868423794

 
DU CHAILLU, PAUL B
Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa
John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1985. Hardcover. The boards are de-luxe leather bound and the blocks gold gilded. There is a fold out picture before the title page and a fold out map at the rear pages. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 479 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good.
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Book number: bhur
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 9 | JP 1246]
Catalogue: Travel - Africa

 
DU CHAILLU, PAUL B
The Land of the Midnight Sun: Summer and Winter Journeys Through Sweden, Norway, Lapland, and Northern Finland - with Descriptions of the Inner Life of the People, Their Manners and Customs, the Primitive and Antiquities Etc - Volume I
John Murray, London. 1881. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 441 pages (complete). An aging, amiable copy. Gilt decoration and titling (genial). The boards have wear about all edges, corners and seams from handling, shelving and storage. They are scuffed, marked by use and storage, worn. However, they are also steady and comfortable. Within, the contents are bearing their years with dignity. There is evidence of use and age throughout. The paper trims are smeared and flecked with foxing. The contents have flushes, blots, spots of foxing and age-related marks throughout. Nonetheless, the contents are comfortable, clear, convivial, certain, amiable, companionable, cheerful. Please note that should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 10qn
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 25 | £UK 22.25 | JP 3116]

 
CHILVERS, HEDLEY A
The Seven Lost Trails of Africa : Being a Record of Sundry Expeditions, New and Old, in Search of Buried Treasure
Cassell and Company, Ltd. 1930, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Palmer, Alfred. 242 pages (complete). In general happy condition. The dustjacket is scuffed, marked and worn. It is placid and benign. The boards are smart. The corners are mildly knocked. The spine head and foot have shelving wear. The frontispage has handling marks. The contents are smart and handsome. They are agreeably clean, clear, creamy and certain. Fresh and friendly. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: oqor
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 35 | £UK 31 | JP 4362]
Catalogue: Travel - Africa
Keywords: Palmer, Alfred

 
CHRISTENSEN, LARS ; JAYNE, E M G (TRANS)
Such Is the Antarctic
Hodder and Stoughton, Ltd. London. 1935, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 265 pages (complete) with all illustrations and maps. An ignorantly stored book that is yet resolute and comfortable. The covers are worn about all edges and corners. The bottom edges and the back cover bottom edge are damaged from storage. The faces are scuffed. They are yet coolly sure and secure. Within, the pages are benign and clear. They are tight, fresh, clean, clear, thick, tidy and very confident in its energy. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bggv
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 74.75 | £UK 66.25 | JP 9348]
Catalogue: Travel

 
CHRISTY, CUTHBERT
Big Game and Pygmies - Experiences of a Naturalist in Central African Forests in Quest of the Okapi
Macmillan and Co. Limited, London. 1924, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 325 pages (some plates and map missing). A much owned copy. The boards are worn, scuffed, marked all about. They are resolute and sturdy. Rebound? The frontispage has been reaffixed. The front pages are much worn and foxed. They are certain of purpose. The plates at pp 6, 16, 94 are missing. The pages, despite gentle aging and foxing, are clear, certain, comfortable, companionable. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: bksp
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.25 | £UK 29.5 | JP 4155]

 
STüCKE, HEINZ
Around the World by Bicycle
The Author. 2010, 2nd Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Inscribed and signed by Heinz Stücke on the front cover (dated: 17.4.12). Landscape format. Booklet style. A smart copy. The covers are healthy and neat. The contents are fresh, clean, clear, genial, companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cbvq
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 15 | £UK 13.25 | JP 1870]
Catalogue: Travel Writing

 
CLARKE, NADINE
Bushveld Safari
Struik. 2002, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 186872736X). Soft cover. The wraps are shelf rubbed and marked.Internally clean.Excellent binding.[R.K]. Very Good.
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Book number: sz19
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 | £UK 5.25 | JP 727]
Catalogue: Travel
Keywords: 186872736X

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