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A Book of Lands and Peoples

By: Newby, Eric

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2003

Edition: First Edition


Clean, crisp copy in unclipped dustjacket. "A sparkling , original anthology of travel-writing from one of Britain's pre-eminent and best-loved travel writers." Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A Complete Account Of The Settlement At Port Jackson

By: Tench, Watkin

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Whitefish, MT, USA, Kessinger Publishing Co, 2004

Edition: Reprint


Part of the Kessinger Publishing's Rare Prints Series covering thousands of scarce and hard-to-find books. Clean, bright, large format softcover - 110 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Giant Among Rivers- The Story of the Zaire River Expedition 1974-75

By: Snailham, Richard

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, Readers Union, 1977


The story of the Zaire River Expedition. Square, tight hardback - no dustjacket. Previous owner's notes on rear blank endpaper. 294 pages. Illustrated wtih b/w photographs. View more info

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A History of Ghana

By: Ward, W. E. F.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1958

Edition: Revised Second Edition


Internally clean copy in an somewhat tatty, unclipped d/w showing wear & tear and some loss and watermarks (see photo). Completely revised and considerably expanded edition which takes into account the momentous events of the previous decade that culminated in Ghana's establishment as an independent state. 434 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A History of Hong Kong

By: Welsh, Frank

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers, 1997

Edition: Revised and Updated Edition


Ideal reading matter for anyone embarking upon the long flight to Hong Kong, written with impressive clarity and a sharp sense of ironic humour. Clean, tight, large volume paperback - 652 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Merry Dance around the World

By: Newby, Eric

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1995

Edition: First Edition


Clean, crisp copy in unclipped dustjacket. A selection of the best from Newby's published writings taking us on a journey which includes rowing 1200 miles down the Ganges, cleaning out a pigsty near Cape Horn and walking through the Hindu Kush. 280 pages Illustrated with b.w. photogrpahs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A Moving Experience - Holidays on Wheels, Wings and Water

By: Cassidy, Shelley-Maree

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Conran Octopus, 2001


A very good, clean copy of this Marks & Spencer travel book whose main theme is using your transport as your means of accomodation. Illustrated throughout in colour. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A Passage to Africa

By: Alagiah, George

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Little, Brown & Co, 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Powerful, passionate, thought-provoking account - an autobiography not so much of George Alagiah, but of Africa itself. Good, tight hardback in an unclipped d/w and SIGNED across title page '' George Alagiah Oct '01'' Some light sunning to page edges - 286pp including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Place in the Sun : Buying Your Dream Home Abroad

By: Blake, Fanny

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Channel 4 Books, 2002

Edition: TV Tie-in


With an introduction by Amanda Lamb. Hints and tips on how you can become one of the over two million Britons who now own property overseas. Packed with practical information - 160 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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A Poor Man's Riches

By: Bright, Pamela

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, MacGibbon & Kee, 1966

Edition: First Edition


An account of the work of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for refugees in Palestine. Researched by an author who has travelled extensively in the Middle East and who writes sympathetically of the difficulties she found, of the age-old suspicion of Arab and Jew, of patterns of life that have hardly changed in a thousand years, and the way in which the UNRWA is trying tohelp. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 210 pages. View more info

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A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy

By: Sterne, Laurence

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Sands & Co, 1899

Edition: First American Edition


This rollicking diary of an eighteenth century tourist in France is one of the classic pictures of the Briton abroad. Square, tight hardback in three quarter leather binding. Leather has faded so spine and is cracked along front hinge. Marbled endapapers. Text block is very clean. 442 pages. View more info

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A Stranger in Tibet - the Adventures of a Zen Monk

By: Berry, Scott

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Collins, 1990

Edition: First British Edition


Clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket. "Anyone interested in Asia, in exploration or simply in human nature should read it" Gavin Young. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A Traveller in Rome

By: Morton, H. V.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co, 1957

Edition: First Edition


In addition to the history of Rome the reader will find much varied and curious information such as how to wear a toga, the right way to read an ancient manuscript, the technique of travelling in Roman omnibuses. By one of the most popular travel writers of the time.Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustjacket which has the number 417 written on the front in blue pen (see photo). 432 pages including index and map endpapers. View more info

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AA Pocket Guide Algarve

By: Catling, Christopher

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire, Automobile Association, 2006

Edition: Verified and Updated


2006 Edition. 126 pages including index. Reliable next post dispatch. View more info

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Aboriginal Culture Today

By: Rutherford, Anna (Editor)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Kunapipi, Dangaroo Press, 1988


Contains creative material, articles and statements by major Aboriginal artists on art, children's literature, criticism, film, country and western music, political posters, photography, publishing and creative writing. A very good reading copy which has some creasing to covers and top corners of pages and tipppexed out price to front endpaper. 306 pages. Next post from UK. View more info