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Marathon In The Dust
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Marathon In The Dust


William Kimber 1970 . Hardback ISBN 0718300726 First edition. Foxed page edges. Pages a little browned. Dustwrapper is stained and browned on the spine, now in removeable clearview cover. Illustrated with B & W plates. The story of the Author's experieince in the 1968 Daily Express London to Sydney Motor Rally 208 pages Wt 0.5 Kg Good (Good)


Lapland Journey


Geoffrey Bles 1942 . Hardback Reprint. Red cloth covers. Clean and unmarked text. No dustwrapper. 295 pages Wt 0.5 Kg Good


The Headless Valley

By FIENNES Ranulph:

Hodder and Stoughton 1973 . Hardback ISBN 0340158727 Third impression. Owners details on front end paper. Maps on endpapers with a small mark on front end paper. Dustwrapper is a little rubbed at edges, now in removeable, clearview cover. Foxing on page edges. Illustrated with B & W plates. 222 plates Wt 0 .6 Kg Good (Good)


The Cream of Europe for the Motorist - how to make an eclectic continental tour.

By FREESTON Charles L:

London. Automobile Association. 1928. . Hardback. 1st Ed. Slightly marked & stained green covers with black front cover & spine titles. Slight wear to spine-ends. 8.4" x 4.8". x pp. + 216 pp. inc. index. Illus: 24 B/W plates + 9 double page maps + map illus. endpapers. Wt: 0.7 Kg. Good.


Northern France from Belgium and the English Channel to the Loire excluding Paris and its Environs - Handbook for Travellers.


Leipzig/London. Karl Baedeker/Dulau & Co. 1899. . Soft covers. 3rd Ed. Flexible crimson covers with gilt front cover & spine titles. Minimal wear for its age. 6.2" x 4.3". xxxvi pp. + 424 pp. inc. index. Illus: 10 maps + 34 street plans. Front page map has neat tape repair & two other fold-out maps have some folding at edges. Wt: 0.5 Kg. A most presentable copy. VG


The Sultan's Istanbul on five Kurish a day.
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The Sultan's Istanbul on five Kurish a day.

By FITZROY Charles:

Thames and Hudson 2013 . Hardback ISBN 9780500251935 Clean and unmarked book which looks little read. Dustwrapper has very minor rubbing at top of spine. 144 pages A journey back to the era of the Grand Tour, when Istanbul was a favourite destination for enterprising travellers. Wt 0.5 Kg Very Good (Very Good)


Guide to Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland. Seventeednth edition.


Thos. Cook & Son 1939 . Hardback Slightly marked red covers with faded spine. Owners details inside front cover. With 14 maps and plans in colour and three other plans, 11 of the maps fold out with slight creasing at edges of some of them. 356 pages Wt 0.6 Kg Good


Quest Beyond the Sahara


Robert Hale 1965 Hardback Clean and unmarked book .Dustwrapper is heavily worn with sections missing. 190 pages Wt 0.5 Kg Very Good (Poor)


In the steps of St. Paul


Rich & Cowan 1936 Hardback first edition. Marked and rubbed covers with fading on spine. Maps on end papers. Foxing on pages Illustrated with sepia plates. Wt 0.65 Kg Good


In Limbo - The Story of Stanley's Rear Column.

By GOULD Tony:

Readers Union. 1979 Hardback. Olive-green cloth with gilt spine titles in unclipped dustwrapper In clearview protective wrapper with faded spine. Slightly dusty upper page edges and foxing on front page edges. 8.7" x 5.6". xviii pp. + 269 pp. inc. index. Illus: 8 pp. B/W plates. Wt: 0.7 Kg. Good + (Good +)


Eskimo diary / Thomas Frederiksen ; foreword by Emil Rosing ; English translation by Jack Jensen and Val Clery ; caligraphy by Mel Poteck


Pelham Books 1981 Hardback ISBN 0720713110 First UK edition Laminated decorated covers. Price clipped dustwrapper with minor wear at spine ends, now in removeable clearview cover. Clean unmarked book with beautiful illustrations. 151 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Very Good (Very Good)


One's Company: A Journey to China in 1933


Penguin 1956 Paperback First printing of Penguin edition. Covers are rubbed with small splits at bottom of spine. Pages are browned. Slight marking on page edges. Wt 0.3 Kg Good


To the Frontier.

By MOORHOUSE Geoffrey:

London. Hodder & Stoughton. 1984 Hardback. ISBN 0340323493 1st Ed. Blue cloth with gilt spine titles in unclipped dustwrapper with shelf wear and creasing to edges, now in a removeable clearview cover. Remains of owners name on front end paper. The author writes about his travels from Karachi, through the Sind, Baluchistan, and the Punjab, into the high Hindu Kush, travels that brought him into contact with paradox, danger, and the exotic. 9.4" x 6.4". 285 pp. Wt: 0.75 Kg. VG (Good)


Francesco's Mediterranean Voyage.

By DA MOSTO Francesco:

London. BBC Books. 2008. Hardback. iSBN 97818460734031st Ed. Blue cloth with silver spine titles in unclipped dustwrapper. 11.1" x 10.1". 240 pp. inc. index. Illus: Col. photos. by John Parker throughout. Wt: 1.8 Kg. Extra postage outwith UK. Fine (Fine)


Tales from the Torrid Zone: Travels in the Deep Tropics
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Tales from the Torrid Zone: Travels in the Deep Tropics

By FRATER Alexander:

Picador 2005 Paperback ISBN 9780330375290 Covers are slightly stained. Pages are browned. 380 pages Wt 0.4 Kg Good


In search of Conrad
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In search of Conrad

By YOUNG Gavin:

Hutchinson 1991 Hardback ISBN 0091735246 First edition. Green cloth covers. Illustrated. Dustwrapper has light shelf wear at edges, protected by a removeable, clearview cover. 304 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Very Good (Very Good)


Eskimo Diary

By Frederiksen, Thomas, foreword by Emil Rosing, translation by Jack Jensen and Val Cleary:

Pelham Books 1981 Hardback ISBN 0720713110 Red marbled boards with red linen spine. Front cover is slightly indented. Price clipped dustwrapper is slightly rubbed at edges, now protected by removeable clearview cover. A clean and unmarked book. Delightful colour illustrations by the author. 151 pages Wt 0.75 Kg Very Good (Very Good)


The Path to Rome

By BELLOC Hilaire:

Harmondsworth. Penguin. 1958 Soft cover. No. 1326. Slightly creased & grubby covers. Book plate on front end paper. xii pp. + 243 pp. Illus: drawings & maps throughout. Wt: 0.25 Kg. Good


The Alleys of Marrakesh

By MAYNE Peter:

Harmondsworth. Penguin. 1957. Soft covers. 1st Imp. Sl. creased & grubby covers with small tear to lower rear spine. 191 pp. Wt: 0.25 Kg. Good.


Travels in Many Lands: Days in the Golden East, the Land of the Lamas, Redman and Buffalo

By Elliot Warburton, Abbe Huc, William A Bell:

Henry Frowde, No date Hardback Rubbed green decorated covers with an illustration of The Mosque of Omar inlaid on front. Tips and spine ends softened. Award bookplate on front endpaper. Illustrated with colour and B & W plates. 126 pages Wt 0.7 Kg Good


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