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Right To The Edge: Sydney To Tokyo By Any Means

By: Boorman, Charley

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Sphere: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03173


From active volcanoes to coffee plantations to hilltop monasteries. Charley takes the reader on an incredible journey through some of the most spectacular countries in the world. Fast paced and fascinating, ' Right to the Edge ', is a gripping read from one of the best travel-adventure writers. A good ,clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. View more info

Down Under

By: Bryson Bill

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, Doubleday: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01374


we have two copys of this book both in v/good condition. View more info

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An Unsentimental Journey Through Cornwall

By: Craik, Mrs.

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK., Patten Press: 1988

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02484


This re-issued travel diary of over a century ago chronicles in delightful conversational style the progress of a lady author and her two nieces through the faraway land beyond the Tamar. The beautifully executed line engravings add significantly to the charm of this lovely volume. View more info

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Unfettered Ways

By: Cromer Ruby

Price: £17.98

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00615


This book has black covers with white title and signature to front cover but has lost the colour to the wording on the spine .The front end paper has a dediction in ink and also both endpapers have foxing has do the page edges, the book is otherwise sound .The D/w is in a drab grey and copies the title and signature that is found on the front hardcover, it is tanned and dirty and is also torn on the spine at both ends and on the fly-leaves. View more info

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Place of Reeds

By: Davies Caitlin

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London., Simon and Schuster.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00486


The book is in very goodd condition and is about the true story of a remarkable woman and her twelve extraordinary years in boswana. View more info

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An Unsentimental Journey Through Cornwall

By: Halfax, John

Price: £10.79

Publisher: UK, TheJjameson Library: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 03599


This now re-issued travel diary of over a century ago chronicles in delightful conversational style the progress of a lady authoress and her two nieces through the faraway land over the Tamar. Arguably one of the half dozen best travelogues of this much described County of Cornwall. The beautifully executed line drawings of C. Napier Hemy add significantly to the charm of this lovely volume. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

Afoot in England

By: Hudson W H

Price: £10.79

Publisher: London, J M Dent & Sons,Ltd: 1929

Edition: Reprint 1929

Sellers ID: 01460


The spine is worn on the top and bottom and along the side.This is a delightful little book of walking in england in the turn of the 20thC. View more info

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Long Way Down

By: Macgregor Ewin & Charley Borman

Price: £8.99

Publisher: London, Sphere: 2007

Edition: Reprint 2007

Sellers ID: 01715


John o groats to cape town on motercycles Ther is a small tear on the top of fold on the rear of cover. View more info

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A Book of Travellers' Tales

By: Newby, Eric

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02386


In this book one of the world's great travel writers has compiled a marvellously entertaining anthology of writings by his peers. Spanning the globe from Africa to the Antarctic, from Penzance to Poona, Eric Newby serves up a feast of travel literature. There is light spotting on the page edges. and also a personal inscription to the f.e.p. View more info

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Boring Postcards USA

By: Parre collection Martin the Collection of

Price: £10.79

Publisher: Phaidon: 2004

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 00887


To some people these are boring pictures of America,s roads,turnpikes,garages and malls but they are are also a historical glimpse of America in the mid 20th century. View more info

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Bagpipes in Babalon.

By: Paul, Glencairn Balfour.

Price: £11.24

Publisher: New York., Taurus.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00100


This a 1st edition secondhand book in good condition. View more info

Boswell's London Journal

By: Pottle,Frederick A. (editor )

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1985

Sellers ID: 00700


The case has light marks on it. View more info

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An Inland Voyage

By: Stevenson Robert Louis

Price: £20.68

Publisher: London, Chatto Windus: 1887

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 01334


this book is in good condition with olive green boards with illustrations of a tree the book is sound but bumpt corners and is cocked. View more info

The English Lakes

By: Thompson, Ian

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc: 2010

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 01960


Crammed with fascinating details and illustrated with the authors own superb colour photography ,as well as paintings, etchings and archive photography, The English Lakes is a comprehensive delight. View more info

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Yet Being Someone Other

By: Van der Post, Laurens

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, The Hogarth Press Ltd: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02960


Yet Being Someone Other, is the most revealing book that Laurens van der Post has written about his extraordinary and eventful life, and the most far-reaching: it is a distillation of the experiences that have moved him at the deepest level of the imagination and made him the exceptional person and writer he is. A clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Journey of a Lifetime

By: Whicker, Alan

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., HarperCollins: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02419


In this book Alan Whicker dusts down his suitcase for more journeys around the globe, revisiting locations of significance to Whicker's World. View more info

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Roads And Trackways Of Wessex.

By: Wright, Geoffrey N.

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Moorland: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02294


The downlands of Wessex were the most densely -populated area of prehistoric and early historic Britain, traversed by roads and trackways ever since man first settled in the area. Wessex played an important role in early medieval times, so that its lines of communications were used by a wide spectrum of travellers, kings and commoners alike. Maps, diagrams and photographs supplement the detailed text which itself is based upon the author's research and experience of walk... View more info