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Anon (Ex libris Logan Jack)
The Trail of a Peace Scout: A Padre's Tramps and Camps in East Africa. Books for Boys and Girls.
London, S.P.C.K. Printed by William Clowes. 1924. Small 8vo. pictorial paper-covered boards, 56 pp, 8pp publisher's list. In very good condition, a little snagging to spine. William and Dorothy Logan Jack's attractive bookplate to f.e.p. Bookplate by S.B. .
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Sonstige Stichworte: Missionary|Africa|Travel|Featured|Ex-Libris

BAKER, Lieut. -Col. B. Granville
From a Terrace in Prague.
London, Allen & Unwin, 1923. With 36 illustrations, of which four are colour plates, and one map. A very good bright copy in originall blue cloth. Spine lettered and ruled in gilt, Prague coat-of-arms in gilt to upper board. 262[ii]pp. A little damp spotting to fore-edges and occasionally throughout otherwise a very nice copy. School prize label neatly to paste-down. Clean and tight. Hardback.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Czechoslovakia|Travel|Central Europe|History|Prague|Featured|

BALLA, Ignazio.
L'Ungheria E Gli Ungheresi. (Hungary and the Hungarians).
Milan Milano, Fratelli Treves Editori, 1937. Photo illustrated wrappers, 270 pp. and many (c200) photographs. Used; Very Good The author Ignác Balla or Ignazio Balla (1885 - 1976), was an Hungarian Jewish writer and journalist born in Transylvania. He was in the Austro-Hungarian navy and was sent to Pula. He translated D'Annuzio, Boccaccio and Pirandello into Hungarian and later travelled to Italy. Despite his background he joined the PNF. Paperback.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Austria-Hungary|Travel|Travel Guide|Featured|Hungary|History

BESANT, Walter
Westminster. A New Edition with an Etching by Francis S. Walker R.P. E. And 130 Illustrations by William Patten and Others.
London, Chatto & Windus, 1902. Contemporary red calf, five raised bands to spine, compartments richly gilt, boards ruled gilt, inner dentelles gilt, a.e.g. (all edges gilt), engraved tissue protected frontis. many b/w in-text and full page illustrations, xx+312pp. Spine edges rubbed, leading spine corner weak, a little colour bleed to front free-endpaper, light damp stain affecting preliminaries including frontis and title page. Otherwise very clean and tight. Related newspaper cutting loosely inside. Used; Very Good Handsome fine calf binding for J & E Bumpus, Oxford Street: Related newspaper cutting loosely inside. Hardback.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Fine Binding|Calf|Featured|London|Travel Guide|Featured

BONER, Charles.
Chamois Hunting in the Mountains of Bavaria. With Illustrations by Theodore Horschelt (the Author's Son-in-Law).
London, Chapman and Hall, 1853. Contemporary or later textured cream cloth, gilt lettered morocco labels, viii+410pp. 6 two-tone lithographs and 6 vignettes as called for. Moncrieffe "Sur Espérance" ornate bookplate to paste-down. Spine age-darkened, labels a little chipped and scored, one plate slightly protruding but a very good, clean, tight copy. Charles Boner, poet and travel-writer, one time tutor to John Constable's children, left England to take up a post in Regensburg with Maximilian Karl, 6th Prince of Thurn and Taxis. Boner settled and married in Germany. He published a number of books of poetry but his seminal work was the comprehensive ' Transylvania, its Products and People', (1865) - describing an area at the time under Austria. Hardcover.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Featured|Travel|Mountaineering|Germany|Austria-Hungary|Travel Guide

BONINGTON, Chris, Haston Dougal et al
British Everest Expedition 1972 Official Souvenir Card. Signed by 'the Team': Chris Bonington, James Roberts, Dave Bathgate, Mick Burke, Nick Estcourt, Dougal Haston, Hamish Macinnes, Doug Scott, Barney Rosedale and Graham Tiso. [Card with 10 (of 11) Signatures in Envelope].
1972. Original official photo-illustrated signed souvenir card in accompanying original printed stamped envelope. Lacks signature of Kelvin Kent. In very good condition. A few marks to back of envelope. Addressed to two contemporary leading artists: society portrait painter Bryan Organ and his wife Elizabeth Organ.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Mountaineering|Travel|Ephemera|Western Europe|Art|Featured

BRENNAN, Michael G. (Ed.) (Montagu, Hammond, Maynard)
The Origins of the Grand Tour. The Travels of Robert Montagu, Lord Mandeville (1649-1654). William Hammond (1655 - 1658). Banaster Maynard, (1660 - 1663). Third Series. Hakluyt Society. Series III Volume 14.
London, Hakluyt Society, 2004. An excellent copy in original light-blue dust-wrapper. Unused. Complete as published. Used; Like New Focusing upon three previously unpublished accounts of youthful English travellers in Western Europe, this study reassesses the early origins of the cultural phenomenon known as the 'Grand Tour'. Hardback.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Exploration|Featured|Special Collection|History|Europe|Italy

(COOPER, James Fenimore).
Gleanings in Europe. By an American. In Two Volumes. Vol. II (Only)
Philadelphia, Carey, Lea & Blanchard. 1837. Small 8vo. original publisher's cloth, paper label to spine, 233pp. Spine sunned, cloth just beginning to split along one side, label much rubbed, one gathering very slightly protruding else in excellent condition for its age, possibly unread. In very good condition. This volume covers France. Volume II only. Hardcover.
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Sonstige Stichworte: France|Travel|James Fenimore Cooper

CRONIN, Vincent
The Companion Guide to Paris. The Companion Guides.
London, Collins, 1963. Small 8vo. 320pp. endpaper maps and others throughout by K. C. Jordan, many b/w plates. Dust wrapper design by Charles Harris Gorham. A lovely copy, clean, bright and tight in price-clipped dust-wrapper. Classic travel guide to Paris by son of A. J. Cronin. Vincent Cronin, prolific historian and biographer, was the first General Editor of the Companion Guides series which became well regarded for high quality writing. Dust-wrapper by artist and graphic designer Alfred Charles Harris Gorham, who is perhaps best remembered for the fifteen covers he illustrated for these Collins Companion Guides.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Europe|France|Travel Guide|Travel|Featured|Book-Cover-Design

DE WINDT, Harry. (Olga Novikoff "O.K.").
Siberia As It Is. With an Introduction by Her Excellency Madame Olga Novikoff "O.K. ".
London, Chapman & Hall, 1892. Original pictorial cloth, xxiv+504pp. black endpapers, b/w in-text illus. appendices. Spine ends bruised, very slightly cocked, inner joint starting, a little usual foxing to prelims. but a very nice solid copy. Armorial bookplate featuring crown atop letter 'H', 'Cawthorn & Hutt Booksellers' of Charing Cross label to paste-down. Collectable; Very Good By roving journalist and author of "Through Savage Europe" (an account of his journeys through the Balkans). Having read Kennan's account of the labour camps, Harry De Windt gives his rather less critical view. "Captain Harry Willes Darell de Windt (9 April 1856, Paris - 30 November 1933, Bournemouth) was the aide-de-camp to his brother-in-law Charles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak (Harry's sister Margaret was Brooke's wife), and is best known as an explorer and travel writer. His books were published under the name of Harry de Windt." Wiki . Hardcover.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Russia|Siberia|Kennan|Labour Camps|Featured|Russia|Antiquarian

A History of Fiji. Volume One.
Suva, Government Press, 1957. A clean copy in original dust-wrapper. xxviii+250pp. Wrapper a little chipped, generally signs of age but a good, tight copy. Used; Very Good With maps, refs and index. Attractive dust-wrapper. Hardcover.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Fiji|Pacific|Book-Cover-Design|Pacific

DODGE, David
The Rich Man's Guide to the Riviera.
London, Cassell, 1963. 8vo. in original price-clipped photo-illustrated dust-wrapper. 239 pp. A good, clean, tight copy. Book just very slightly cocked (lean), dust-wrapper a little chipped at edges, unobtrusive remains of sticker to back, top edge damp spotted. David Dodge (1910-1974)was an American author of thrillers (drawing on his own career) and of light travel writing. The travel accounts are based on adventures encountered by himself, his wife and daughter as they travelled the world and is often anecdotal and humorous including practical tips for the budget traveller. His thriller 'To Catch a Thief' was made into a Hitchcock film.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Featured|Travel|France|Fiction

Considérations Sur la Prospérité, la Situation Politique, Et la Constitution de la Principauté Et Canton de Neuchatel Et Valangin. Janvier 1831.
A Yverdon, Imprerie de Louis Fivaz, Fils, 1831. 8vo. sheepskin backed marbled boards, spine gilt printed and decorated. [ii]+223[i]. large folding lithograph in back (after a drawing by the author). A pretty copy. In very good condition, boards a little rubbed at edges,leading corner to f.e.p. (inscription) snipped out, folding plate neatly reinforced in parts. Normal occasional foxing.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Switzerland|Featured|History|Travel|Western Europe

DURHAM, M. E. (Edith Durham)
The Struggle for Scutari: Turk, Slav, and Albanian. (Balkans). Illustrated by Photographs and Sketches by the Author.
London, Edward Arnold, 1914. Original red cloth, spine lettered gilt, upper board lettered in black. Tissue protected frontispiece, many b/w photos (complete as called for), b/w in-text illustrations, index. Spine somewhat sunned, board edges just a little faded. Clean and tight with very minimal damp spotting to f.e.p. A very nice copy. A very nice copy of this important work on the Balkans. Spine a little sunned, board edges just a little faded. Clean and tight with very minimal damp spotting to f.e.p. Edith Durham, champion of the Albanians whose best known work was "High Albania" here recounts the history of Albania between 1910 and 1914. She describes Serbian and Montenegrin atrocities in Northern Albania and the authoress's relief work there. Bland 519, Young 188, Hetzer & Roman A-0515. Hardback.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Balkans|Ottoman |Austria-Hungary|History|Travel|World War I|Featured

ETHERTON, Lieut. Colonel P.T., ALLEN, A. Dunscombe.
Through Europe and the Balkans. The Record of a Motor Rour.
London, Cassell, 1928. A good tight copy. Original green cloth. x+308pp. Maps to endpapers, very many b/w illustrations (all present). Spine ends bruised, very mild foxing to fore-edges, a little rubbing to map corner. Used; Very Good Motoring from London, through France and Northern Italy, Hungary, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, Romania and back through Poland and Germany in 1920s. Hardcover.
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Sonstige Stichworte: Balkans|Featured|Travel|Serbia|Montenegro|Albania|Romania|Motoring|Interwar

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