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THE GREAT PLACES OF FRANCE

By: ALAIN, Pierre

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Liber: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001338


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1982. FIRST PRINTING. AS NEW, bound in red cloth with bold gold gilt titles in spectacular pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, dust jacket intact. Oversize, 9-1/2 x 12-1/2. Color photographs throughout. Translated from the French by Evelyn Rossiter. View more info

LUXURY TRAINS OF THE WORLD

By: ALLEN, Geoffrey Freeman

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Everest House: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000138


FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1979. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in Eclair-brown boards with Simplon Orient Express illustrated wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Slight bump to one corner, else FINE. Details every aspect of the luxury train from the first Pullman coach built in 1859 to the modern Japanese bullet train ~maps, time-tables, photographs, drawings, menus, and interior designs and layouts. A must for train bu... View more info

I LOVE LOS ANGELES GUIDE

By: APPLEBERG, Marilyn J. ~ Edited By

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Collier Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001775


FINE condition in NEAR FINE original paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1983. FIRST EDITION, First Printing. AS NEW, bound in original dusty rose paper wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Light edge wear to covers. Text by Yvette Lodge and Francis Morgan. Drawings by Albert Pfeiffer. 'The Ultimate Source Book for Natives and Visitors.' View more info

VENICE ~ The Most Triumphant City

By: BURNETT, Sarah

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, St Martin's: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000862


FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1981. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in jade cloth with gold filigree trim on front and spine with light jade illustrated endpapers. Jacket illustration: Canaletto's Venice: Piazza San Marco. Back: Bellini's Doge Leonardo Loredano. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Light push to jacket upper corners and slight scuffing to back panel, else FINE. 'A brilliantly conducted tour through five centuries o... View more info

THE LINERS

By: COLEMAN, Terry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000838


NEAR FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1977. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. AS NEW, bound in cadet blue cloth with cool blue pictorial dust jacket featuring famous French poster adaptation of Normandie on front and Queen Elizabeth 2 in dry dock on back. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Some fading to board edges and light age toning to page edges and reverse of wraps. The story of the great and majestic liners that regularly sailed between Eur... View more info

ORIENT EXPRESS ~The Life and Times of the World's Most Famous Train

By: COOKRIDGE, E.H.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000879


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1978. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, beautifully bound in maroon cloth with gold titles on spine and author's initials on front cover, Routes of the Orient Express map endpapers, all wrapped in a gold pictorial dust jacket of the famous Intraflug Pullman Car poster. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Ah, what a wild and wonderful ride by the distinguished author, intelligence agent, foreign correspondent, radio a... View more info

MYSTERY READER'S WALKING GUIDE: LONDON

By: DALE, Aliza Stone and Barbara Sloan

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Il, Passport Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000678


FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1987. FIRST EDITION. As new, bound in blue on blue in nicely illustrated wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Light edgewear to dust jacket, else FINE. Eleven intriguing walks, easy-to-follow maps. View more info

THE NEW LONDON SPY ~A Discreet Guide to the City's Pleasures

By: DAVIES, Hunter ~Edited By

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, David White: 1967

Edition: First U. S. Edition

Seller ID: 000884


NEAR FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1967. FIRST U.S. EDITION. Bound in black cloth with white titles in bright green dust jacket. Original price intact. Breath of age toning to page edges, else FINE. Very light edgewear to dust jacket, else FINE. 'It's full of information about pubs and galleries; junk stalls and churches; woman's London and men's clothing; gentlemen's clubs and jazz; gambling and gamboling.' 'Opinions are as prejudiced and ... View more info

TRAVELS WITH PEGASUS

By: DODWELL, Christina

Price: $33.00

Publisher: NY, Walker: 1990

Edition: First U. S. Edition

Seller ID: 000563


FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1990. FIRST U.S. EDITION. AS NEW, bound in dark blue boards with illustrated wraps. Map of journey on back panel. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Very light edgewear to jacket edges, else FINE. Famed travel writer explores West Africa, from Cameroon to Nigeria, Mali and Maritania, piloting an ultralight. View more info

WRITER'S BRITAIN ~ Landscape in Literature

By: DRABBLE, Margaret

Price: $175.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000158


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1979. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. AS NEW, bound in burnt sienna colored cloth with gold stamped titles and mahogany colored endpapers in pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Small white spot back free endpaper, else FINE. England's landscape as seen through her writers' eyes. Illustrated with more than 100 color and black and white photographs by Jorge Lewinski plus maps, and bibliograp... View more info

THE ADVENTURES OF IBN BATTUTA ~ A Muslim Traveler of the 14th Century

By: DUNN, Ross E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: CA, University of California Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001610


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1986. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in black cloth with gold gilt titles in black and yellow pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, jacket intact, not price clipped. 355 pages plus xvi. Maps and more. '..........a biography of an extraoridinary personality and a study of the hemispheric dimensions of human interchange in medieval times.' View more info

THE NATIONAL TRUST GUIDE TO ENGLAND, WALES, AND NORTHERN IRELAND

By: FEDDEN, Robin and Rosemary Joekes ~ Compiled & Edited By

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton: 1977

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 001822


NEAR FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1977. REVISED EDITION. AS NEW, bound in brown cloth with gold gilt titles in pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, 608 pages. Wrinkle to bottom pages from title page to page 30, else FINE. Illustrated throughout. Includes Glossary, Maps, Index. Foreword by the Earl of Antrim. 'A Complete Introduction to the Buildings, Gardens, Coast and Country Owned by the National Trust.' View more info

HEMINGWAY'S PARIS

By: GAJDUSEK, Robert E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Scribners: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001648


NEAR FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1978. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound upside down in black boards with gold gilt titles and patterned endpapers in Montmartre pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Light edge wear to bottom boards and dust jacket has some age toning to inside of flaps, else FINE. Black and white photographs throughout. View more info

MOGRED-EL-ACKSA ~ A Journey in Morocco

By: GRAHAM, R. B. Cunninghame

Price: $25.00

Publisher: VT, Marlboro Press: 1985

Seller ID: 001613


NEAR FINE condition in NEAR FINE original paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1985. REPRINT. Originally published in 1898. AS NEW, bound in original maroon and white paper wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, no creasing. Breath of toning to page edges. Small rub to front bottom corner, else FINE. 358 pages. Introduction by Edward Garnett. Per Joseph Conrad: 'a grand seigneur born out of his time.' View more info

THE EYEWITNESS ATLAS OF THE WORLD

By: GREEN, Dr. David R. ~ Consulting Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, DK: 1994

Seller ID: 001699


NEAR FINE condition in NEAR FINE original glossy pictorial paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1994. Revised Newsweek Edition, SECOND PRINTING. Square and firm, UNREAD, no spine creasing. Upper corner of back cover has slight bend. Illustrative maps, full-colored photographs. View more info

GOLDEN AGE OF TRAVEL 1880-1932

By: GREGORY, Alexis

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NY, Rizzoli: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000132


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1991. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. AS NEW, bound in flannel-gray cloth with stylized illustrated wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. 'Brings to life the grand age of the ocean liner, luxury trains, private yacht, zepplin and the advent of the airliner.' Color and black and white illustrations throughout. Classy gift for the passionate armchair traveler. View more info

HUNGARY

By: HALASZ, Zoltan

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina Kiado: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000133


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1982. SECOND EDITION. AS NEW, bound in Viszla-brown cloth in unique panoramic photograph wraps with detailed map of country on verso. Square and tight, UNREAD, wraps not clipped. Hungary, her history, her people, her music, her impact on the world. Color and black-and-white photographs throughout. English translation by Zsuzas Beres. Translation revised by J. E. Sollosy. View more info

THE GAME IS AFOOT, A Travel Guide to the England of Sherlock Holmes

By: HAMMER, David L.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: IN, Gaslight: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000161


NEAR FINE condition. No dust jacket, as issued. HARDCOVER. 1983. FIRST EDITION. Marmalade-colored leatherette with gold stamped decorative cover and titles and decorative map endpapers. 5-1/4 x 7-1/4, 253pp. Square and tight, UNREAD, no dust jacket as issued by publisher. Miniscule pin point spot on front cover and abrasion to upper point front cover. Maps by Jack Tracy, calligraphy by Mary Jane Gormley. Illustrated with colour and black & white photographs thr... View more info

A LITERARY TOUR GUIDE TO ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND

By: HARTING, Emilie C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Morrow: 1978

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001778


FINE condition in FINE original paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1978. FIRST PRINTING. AS NEW, bound in original beige and black pictorial paper wraps. Square and firm, UNREAD, no creasing. Illustrated. Haunts and homes of writers, settings for major works plus London walking tours. View more info

BRITISH HERITAGE ~ February / March 1988

By: HUGANIR, Gail ~ Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: PA, Cowles Magazine: 1988

Edition: Periodical

Seller ID: 001832


FINE condition in NEAR FINE original illustrated paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. MAGAZINE. PERIODICAL. February / March 1988. Volume 9, Number Two. Glossy, square and tight, UNREAD. Some age toning to pages, else FINE. Light edge wear and rubbing to heel. Features Scotland's Fyvie Castle - A Cursed Inheritance?, Country Comfort - In the Royal Tradition at Horsted, Romantic Poet - Dylan Thomas of Wales, Tally Ho! - Collecting English Sporting Prints. Illustrated through... View more info