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The Good News: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ (Illustrated Edition)
1 The Good News: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ (Illustrated Edition)
80424 New York The American Bible Society 1957 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Excerpts from the New Testament are provided in this work, taken from the King James and Revised Standard Versions. In quarto format (8-1/2" W x 11" H) with magazine-like glossy pages; has over 500 b&w photos & 14 maps of the places mentioned in the Holy Land to accompany the text. In pictorial covers on cloth-covered boards. Unusual volume allows views of the places mentioned in the New Testament. Pagination in 8, 32-page portions; indexed. --- Volume in excellent shape, but with slight chafing to edges.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Hiker's Guide to Arizona, AITCHISON, Stewart; GRUBBS, Bruce
2 AITCHISON, Stewart; GRUBBS, Bruce The Hiker's Guide to Arizona
78783 Helena, Montana Falcon Press Publishing 1987 093431893X / 9780934318938 Softcover Very Good 
60 separate hikes are detailed in this guide to Arizona's most popular trails. With maps of each hike, and a few scattered b&w photos. Other information such as hiking safety tips and resource guide are included. --- In maroon wraps with Tom Bean photo of a narrow desert canyon on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with retailer's sticker on first page & a little curling of the covers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 157 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Roadside Geology of the Northern Rockies, ALT, David D.; HYNDMAN, Donald W.
3 ALT, David D.; HYNDMAN, Donald W. Roadside Geology of the Northern Rockies
77364 Missoula, MT, U.S.A. Mountain Press Publishing Company 1974 0878420290 / 9780878420292 Trade Paperback Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Stated fourth printing, 1974. With 6 separate fold-out maps, plus additional b&w photos, drawings and maps. The casual geologist can use this guide while driving the highways of Western Montana, Idaho and NW Wyoming to observe and identify geologic features seen in that region. --- In yellow paper-covered wraps. Previous owner's signature, notes and embossed seal on title page; some rippling to back cover, else a firm, clean copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 280 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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Illustrated Guide to Britain, Automobile Association
4 Automobile Association Illustrated Guide to Britain
76201 London Drive Publications 1971 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A hefty, comprehensive guide to Britain, encompasses England, Scotland and Wales. Dotted throughout with hundreds of color photos; a map appears on nearly every page. With satin ribbon bookmark sewed in. Indexed. --- In full brown & black cloth-covered hardcovers with gilt lettering and decorations on cover and spine. A firm, clean, unmarked volume; minor cover chafing & soiling. Lacks a dust jacket. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 544 pages 
Price: 26.50 USD
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Unique Ghost Towns and Mountain Spots, BANCROFT, Caroline; PETERSON, Daniel K. (assistant)
5 BANCROFT, Caroline; PETERSON, Daniel K. (assistant) Unique Ghost Towns and Mountain Spots
78381 Boulder, Colorado Johnson Publishing Co. 1961 Stapled wraps Good+ with no dust jacket 
A guide to Colorado ghost towns. With b&w photos and maps throughout; including a fold-out 'Plan of Tours' Colorado map. --- A firm, unmarked copy but with considerable cover rubbing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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By The Wind, BAUM, Richard
6 BAUM, Richard By The Wind
78343 Princeton, New Jersey, D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc. 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Stated first edition, copyright page. From the jacket: "A cruising man's book of truly skillful seamanship over thousands of miles of open ocean in a small sailboat." The author takes the reader along in his 35-foot sailboat, "Little Dipper". Edited by Eugene V. Connett. With many maps and b&w photos. --- In light blue full cloth-covered boards. Illustration of the sailboat on cover, and titling on spine; both gilt-stamped. Jacket with a photo of "Little Dipper" at sea on cover. --- With some sunning to edges of cloth covers; else a firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with small chips and tears along edges, price-clipped flap; otherwise bright and in good shape and in removable archival mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiii, 200 pages 
Price: 25.50 USD
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The Literature of the Lewis and Clark Expedition  A Bibliography and Essays, BECKHAM, Stephen Dow (essays); ERICKSON, Doug; SKINNER, Jeremy; MERCHANT, Paul (bibliography)
7 BECKHAM, Stephen Dow (essays); ERICKSON, Doug; SKINNER, Jeremy; MERCHANT, Paul (bibliography) The Literature of the Lewis and Clark Expedition A Bibliography and Essays
75902 Portland, Oregon U. S. A. Lewis & Clark College 2003 0963086618 / 9780963086617 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A handsomely produced work, combining a bibliography body of writings concerning the expedition with essays on the subject by history professor Beckham. The famous 1803-1806 exploration of the Pacific Northwest by Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809) and William Clark (1770-1838) was undertaken at the behest of President Thomas Jefferson. This work offers numerous illustrations and photos; and includes a section of color plates. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering and decorations on cover and spine. Bright, shiny jacket bears engraved illustration of river waterfall next to an Indian encampment. --- An excellent copy, bright and unmarked and lacking damages. Jacket in similar condition, but with shallow indentations on front cover. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 315 pages 
Price: 64.00 USD
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Unknown London: A Completely New Edition, Revised, with Additional Chapters By E.R. Wethersett, Bell, Walter George
8 Bell, Walter George Unknown London: A Completely New Edition, Revised, with Additional Chapters By E.R. Wethersett
41207 London Spring Books 1966 Hard Cover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Revised edition of work which originally was published 1919. Fascinating guide to the hidden nooks and crannies of the great city. Dotted with black & white photos. 330 pgs. With extensive index. In great shape but for some chipping to DJ, now in poly protector. With orig. UK price unclipped, flap. ; 41207; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Boswell's Journal of A Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Now First Published from the Original Manuscript, BOSWELL, James
9 BOSWELL, James Boswell's Journal of A Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Now First Published from the Original Manuscript
78986 New York The Viking Press 1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
The wanderings in Scotland in 1773 by Dr. Johnson were cataloged by James Boswell in this long-admired work. This edition includes many entries from additional journals found in the early 20th century. From the private papers of James Boswell, Isham Collection, Malahide Castle. Prepared, with preface and notes, by Frederick A. Pottle & Charles H. Bennett. Includes fold-out map of Scotland and the Hebrides; and with many illustrations, many of which are facsimiles of the manuscripts. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with spine titling on black block. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down; clips from dust jacket pasted to front free endpaper; spine is sunned (but readable). ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xviii, 435 pages 
Price: 25.50 USD
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Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns, BROWN, Robert L.
10 BROWN, Robert L. Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns
80412 Caldwell, Idaho USA The Caxton Printers, Ltd. 1985 0870040219 / 9780870040214 Softcover Very Good 
Stated 13th printing of the softcover edition of the author's popular guide to Colorado ghost towns. With fold-out map at front of volume and many black and white photos. --- With soiling to back cover, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 245 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Racing Through Paradise: A Pacific Passage, BUCKLEY Jr., William F.
11 BUCKLEY Jr., William F. Racing Through Paradise: A Pacific Passage
77080 New York Random House 1987 0394557816 / 9780394557816 BCE Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Book club edition. The author's third work describing his sailing adventures. This time, the late Mr. Buckley takes his son and friends across the South Pacific. With numerous b&w and color photos as well as maps throughout. In navy quarter cloth & dark blue paper-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on spine; and author facsimile signature on cover. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy but covers not aligned properly due to improper shelving. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 344 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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Atlantic High:  A Celebration, BUCKLEY, William F. Jr.
12 BUCKLEY, William F. Jr. Atlantic High: A Celebration
75145 Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1982 0385152337 / 9780385152334 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
The incomparable Mr. Buckley loved nothing more than sailing; and in this account he shares the joy he and several friends experienced in crossing the Atlantic together. With numerous photos, in both color and black & white, by Christopher Little. Third printing, with price-clipped dust jacket flap; else a firm, bright, unmarked copy. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 266 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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The Wreck Of The Wager: The Narratives of John Bulkeley and the Hon. John Byron, BULKELEY, John; BYRON, John
13 BULKELEY, John; BYRON, John The Wreck Of The Wager: The Narratives of John Bulkeley and the Hon. John Byron
79869 London The Folio Society 1983 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A handsome Folio Society edition offering two different accounts by crew members of the aftermath of the wreck of H.M.S. Wager off the coast of present-day Chile in 1741. With maps at endpapers and numerous black and white illustrations. Edited and introduced by Christopher Hibbert. --- In patterned light blue paper-covered boards backed in navy leatherette, gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the slipcase. --- With slight soiling to lower edges of covers, otherwise a bright, firm, clean copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 275 pages 
Price: 18.50 USD
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Denali (Mount McKinley): The Story Behind the Scenery, BUSKIRK, Steve
14 BUSKIRK, Steve Denali (Mount McKinley): The Story Behind the Scenery
77335 Las Vegas, Nevada KC Publications 1982 0916122239 / 9780916122232 Stapled wraps Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated third printing, 1982. A pictorial guide to the beauty of Denali, with numerous color photos; with special emphasis on the wildlife of the area. Edited by Gweneth Reed DenDooven. --- With retailer's sticker on back cover, otherwise in good shape.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 48 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Haunted Britain: A Guide to Supernatural Sites Frequented by Ghosts, Witches, Poltergeists, and Other Mysterious Beings, COXE, Antony D. Hippisley
15 COXE, Antony D. Hippisley Haunted Britain: A Guide to Supernatural Sites Frequented by Ghosts, Witches, Poltergeists, and Other Mysterious Beings
80332 New York McGraw-Hill Book Company 1973 0070133107 / 9780070133105 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
A guide to the large variety of mysterious places in England, Scotland and Wales, connected, per the jacket flap, ". . .with ghosts, hauntings, witchcraft, mysteries, strange customs and legends." Arranged in county-by-county order. With black and white and color photos throughout, as well as an extensive series of maps at the rear of the volume. --- In black textured paper-covered boards with spine titling in green foil. Dust jacket front cover with ghostly illustration by Sebastian Pether. --- With a dent to lower front cover edge, otherwise a clean, bright, strudy copy. Dust jacket with minor chafing to edges, else bright and undamaged.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 201, 14 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Literary Landscapes of the British Isles  A Narrative Atlas, DAICHES, David; FLOWER, John
16 DAICHES, David; FLOWER, John Literary Landscapes of the British Isles A Narrative Atlas
72199 Penguin 1981 0140057358 / 9780140057355 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket 
Nice copy of work, looks at famous literary figures & works and the towns and regions from whence they came in Britain. With through-volume corner crease. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Short Hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park, DANNEN, Kent & Donna
17 DANNEN, Kent & Donna Short Hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park
80413 Estes Park, Colorado Tundra Publications 1986 0960676813 / 9780960676811 Stapled wraps Very Good with no dust jacket 
A guide to shorter hikes in the Park. With black and white photos by the authors and w/b&w topo-style maps of the hikes. --- In white stapled wraps w/color image from the park on cover. With a bit of rubbing to cover, otherwise a clean, bright copy without markings.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 64 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Colorado 10th Mountain Trails: 10th Mountain Hut and Trail System, Official Guide Second Edition, DAWSON II, Louis W.
18 DAWSON II, Louis W. Colorado 10th Mountain Trails: 10th Mountain Hut and Trail System, Official Guide Second Edition
77376 Aspen, Colorado WHO Press 1991 0962004677 / 9780962004674 Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
A guide to the ski trail and hut system in the central part of the Colorado Rockies operated by 10th Mountain. With details of the various trails, as well as many b&w photos and maps. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 19.50 USD
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Adirondack Wildguide: A Natural History of the Adirondack Park, DiNUNZIO, Michael G.
19 DiNUNZIO, Michael G. Adirondack Wildguide: A Natural History of the Adirondack Park
72676 Elizabethtown, New York Adirondack Conservancy Committee 1984 0961340304 / 9780961340308 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A guide to the plants, animals and terrain of the vast (nearly 10,000 square mile) Adirondack Park in Upstate New York. With many b&w and color illustrations by Anne E. Lacy as well as lots of photos from various sources. Presentation letter by Frances G. Beinecke, president of the Wilderness Society, laid in. --- Volume is oblong shaped: 8-3/4 in. wide x 7-1/2 in. tall. In full moss-green cloth covers w/bright silver lettering, cover and spine. --- With fingerprint traces to front free endpaper & slightly bumped corners, otherwise a clean, bright and unmarked copy. Dust jacket w/2-3 sm. closed tears, lightly sunned spine and in removable mylar protector. ; Oblong 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 159 pages 
Price: 20.50 USD
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Exploring the Himalaya  (World Landmark Books Series No. W-36), DOUGLAS, William O.
20 DOUGLAS, William O. Exploring the Himalaya (World Landmark Books Series No. W-36)
77400 New York Random House 1958 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A guide to the Himalayas and their people intended for youthful readers, by the former U.S. Supreme Court justice. Illustrated By Clarence Doore. With a section of b&w photos. Issued as part of publisher's World Landmark Books Series. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with decorations and titling in green and maroon on cover and spine. Jacket with photo of snowy mountains on cover. --- Corner of front free endpaper has been clipped, otherwise a firm, clean, unmarked copy. Dust jacket with some chipping (especially at spine ends) and small tears along edges; is otherwise in good shape.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 177 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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My Wilderness - The Pacific West, DOUGLAS, William O.
21 DOUGLAS, William O. My Wilderness - The Pacific West
71282 Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Sharp copy of former Supreme Court Justice's work on the wilderness areas he favors in northwestern US. In full buff color cloth covers; title in bright gilt front cover. Interior has inkings on table of contents; otherwise clean and bright. DJ some chips at top & bottom; espectially at spine areas; now protected in clear removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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On the Road With John James Audubon, Durant, Mary B. & Michael Harwood
22 Durant, Mary B. & Michael Harwood On the Road With John James Audubon
72687 New York Dodd, Mead & Co 1980 0396077404 / 9780396077404 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Good, tight copy of work which retraces the steps of the famed naturalist and artist, John James Audubon. With dozens of illustrations and photos. Book club edition in full dark red cloth covers; bright, clean, unmarked interior. Dust jacket scuffed but intact; now in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 638 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Burton: A Biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton, FARWELL, Byron
23 FARWELL, Byron Burton: A Biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton
78936 London Longmans, Green and Co Ltd 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
From the jacket: "Traveller, Poet, Soldier, Diplomat--no man can be all things at once, but no man tried harder than Richard Francis Burton." A biography of the world traveler and adventurer who is perhaps best known as the translator of "The Arabian Nights." With numous black & white photos and 5 maps. --- In full beige cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with photo of a fierce-looking Burton on the cover. --- The title has sunned itself from the jacket onto the spine; else a bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with minor chafing to extremities and a small tear to lower back edge; bears orig. flap price and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xv, 431 pages 
Price: 40.50 USD
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Colorado: Images of the Alpine Landscape, FIELDER, John
24 FIELDER, John Colorado: Images of the Alpine Landscape
78154 Englewood, Colorado U S A Westcliff Publishers, Inc. 1985 0942394100 / 9780942394108 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The rugged beauty of the Colorado Rockies is presented here in all their glory with 170 spectacular full-color photos by master landscape photographer John Fielder. --- In maroon cloth-covered boards w/blindstamped titling on cover, silver-stamped spine titles. In pictorial jacket. --- With gift notation on front paste-down, else a bright, firm, unmarked copy in similar jacket. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Flowing South, FIRESTONE, Clark B.
25 FIRESTONE, Clark B. Flowing South
78213 New York National Travel Club 1941 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
An account of the author's trips down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers from Cincinnati to New Orleans. With 16 pages of black & white photos, map of river drainages at endpapers, and advertising flyer specific to this work laid in. A reprint edition, though stated as a First Edition. Lacks the dust jacket. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. A clean, firm, unmarked copy with just a touch of wear to the covers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 263 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Red Poppies and White Marble  A Journal on the Riviera of Antiquity, Flavin, Martin
26 Flavin, Martin Red Poppies and White Marble A Journal on the Riviera of Antiquity
72216 New York Thomas Nelson & Sons 1962 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Pulitzer-winning author travelled in the ancient lands of present-day Turkey. With eroded frontiespiece author portrait; map of travels at endpapers. Traces of erased pencilings, half title page. Dust jacket lightly chipped at edges, has orig $5 flap price. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Old Father Waters, FLEMING, A. M.
27 FLEMING, A. M. Old Father Waters
78227 Boston Meador Publishing Company 1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First Edition. The author takes the reader on a tour of the Mississippi River, sprinkling tidbits about its history, and the communities and people who live along its tributaries and banks. --- In full maroon cloth-covered boards, gilt-stamped titling on spine and cover. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With minor soiling to cover, a little dulling to spine titling; else a firm, clean, bright copy. Scarce in this edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 350 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Railroads in Mexico:  An Illustrated History, Volume I, FRANCO, Francisco Garma
28 FRANCO, Francisco Garma Railroads in Mexico: An Illustrated History, Volume I
77089 Denver Sundance Publications Ltd 1985 0913582395 / 9780913582398 Hardcover Good 
Stated First Printing, Nov. 1985. A pictorial featuring the principal railroads in the areas between Mexico City and Veracruz. Includes dozens of b&w photos (and many in color); plus tables, charts, graphs and maps. Folded map included in rear pocket. Translated from the Spanish by Hector Lara Hernandez and Ben B. Massie, and edited by Mr. Massie. --- Bound in paper-covered boards with brightly gilded back; protected in heavy clear plastic jacket. --- Volume has been exposed to moisture resulting in many rippled pages and warped boards, with soiling to back cover corner area. Despite damages, this rather scarce book is fully readable. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 114.50 USD
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The Crossing of Antarctica  The Commonwealth Trans-Atlantic Expedition 1955-1958, Fuchs, Vivian & Sir Edmund Hillary
29 Fuchs, Vivian & Sir Edmund Hillary The Crossing of Antarctica The Commonwealth Trans-Atlantic Expedition 1955-1958
71146 Boston Little, Brown and Company 1958 First American Edition Hardcover Good+ in Fair dust jacket 
Absolutely fascinating account of the first overland crossing of Antarctica. Book in light blue full cloth covers and dotted throughout with photos and maps. DJ bears light staining and chipped all along both edges but intact and in mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 19.00 USD
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In Search of Birds and Wild Places  A Naturalist's Journey into Parts Unknown, GALLAGHER, Tim
30 GALLAGHER, Tim In Search of Birds and Wild Places A Naturalist's Journey into Parts Unknown
74457 Guilford, Connecticut The Lyons Press 2006 1599210061 / 9781599210063 Trade Paper Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Paperback version of author's 'Parts Unknown'. Interior features section of color plates, depicting birds and landscapes from the author's travels. A clean, tight copy without interior markings. Scratches on back cover. Author's work recounts his world-wide travels in search of birds. He reports from Iceland, Greenland and many other locales. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Parts Unknown  A Naturalist's Journey in Search of Birds and Wild Places, GALLAGHER, Tim
31 GALLAGHER, Tim Parts Unknown A Naturalist's Journey in Search of Birds and Wild Places
74456 Guilford, Connecticut The Lyons Press 2001 1585742759 / 9781585742752 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
First edition, first printing. In full black and green cloth-covered boards with titling in pale blue on spine. Interior features section of color plates, depicting birds and landscapes from the author's travels. With bruised cover corner; otherwise a clean, bright copy. Jacket has rear flap crease and back cover rubbing; otherwise in nice shape. | Author's work recounts his world-wide travels in search of birds. He reports from Iceland, Greenland and many other locales. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 227 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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North Carolina Barbecue: Flavored by Time, GARNER, Bob
32 GARNER, Bob North Carolina Barbecue: Flavored by Time
77369 Winston-Salem, North Carolina John F. Blair Publisher 1999 0895871521 / 9780895871527 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Stated 4th printing, 1999. North Carolina is a state in which barbecue is taken very seriously, and the author takes the reader on a tour of the various barbecue restaurants in the state. With many b&w photos. Though some recipes appear in this volume, it is more a tour of dining spots than a traditional cookbook. --- In brown quarter cloth over red paper-covered boards w/titling in white on spine. A clean, bright, unmarked copy in similar jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Winter Journey   Some Account of a Friendly Man's Adventures, GEE, H. L.
33 GEE, H. L. Winter Journey Some Account of a Friendly Man's Adventures
73753 London The Epworth Press 1939 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Stated second impression, 1939. In full grey cloth-covered boards. With grey countryside depictions at endpapers, with similar artwork on dust jacket by Horace Knowles. Some interior pencilings, and the front free endpaper has been torn out; otherwise an attractive, nice copy. Priceclipped dust jacket has yellowing, minor chafing at extremities. Author is well known for his previous work, 'The Shining Highway'. An optimistic, friendly look at the countryside of England. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 255 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Men and Mountains of Savoy, GERMAIN, Felix
34 GERMAIN, Felix Men and Mountains of Savoy
79646 France Arthaud 1961 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
1961 edition of this English language photographic tour of the French alpine province of Savoy, with striking photos depicting scenes in Savoy, many of which were taken by the author. Includes a 10.25 inch wide x 15.75 inch tall folded map of the region, with Peutinger's Plan pictured on verso. Translated by Dora Dickson and Jeanne Germain. Illustrated with 224 photographs in black and white and 28 in color vignettes by Jeanne Germain. 28th in the series "Belles Pages, Belles Couleurs".--- In teal cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in white on cover and spine. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A charming gift tag has been taped to front free endpaper, and covers are slightly bumped; otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 217 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Paris to the Moon, GOPNIK, Adam
35 GOPNIK, Adam Paris to the Moon
74208 New York Random House 2000 0679444920 / 9780679444923 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
5th printing. In off-white covers with titling in gilt on spine. Interior with gift remarks, front free endpaper; otherwise a clean, bright copy. Dust jacket is in great shape, bears orig. $24.95 flap price. A series of essays by New Yorker staff writer, who, with his young family, moved to Paris. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 338 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas, GREY, Zane
36 GREY, Zane Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas
79711 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1925 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A reprint edition of the author's accounts of fantastic fishing expeditions in then-untouched seas, including those off Cocos, Galapagos & Perlas Islands, Zihuatenejo and other mostly tropical locales. With 100 sepia photographs by the author and others, and b&w drawings by Lillian Wilhelm Smith depicting sites described herein. Stated publisher on title page is Harper & Brothers, but Grosset & Dunlap name appears on spine. --- In turquoise cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in blue on cover and spine, pictorial endpapers and blue topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owners' signatures and bookplate to front & rear paste-downs, yellowing to edges of cloth and mildly bumped cover corners, otherwise a firm, clean, unmarked copy.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); vii, 216 pages 
Price: 69.00 USD
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Tales of Southern Rivers, GREY, Zane
37 GREY, Zane Tales of Southern Rivers
79708 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1924 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A reprint edition of the author's accounts of fantastic fishing expeditions in warm climates, places such as the Everglades, the Gulf Stream, Latin American jungles, etc. With many sepia photos, depicting sites described herein. Stated publisher on title page is Harper & Brothers, but Grosset & Dunlap name appears on spine. --- In tan cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in crimson on cover and spine; red topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A possible ex-library copy, but faded numerals on spine are the only evidence thereof. Cuttings from the original dust jacket are taped to endpapers (including a photo of the author posing with a 318-pound tuna he caught at rear). Cloth is rubbed, spine a little faded; otherwise a firm, clean, unmarked copy.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; ix, 249 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Nepal: The Kingdom in the Himalayas, HAGEN, Toni; WAHLEN, Friedrich Traugott; CORTI, Walter Robert.
38 HAGEN, Toni; WAHLEN, Friedrich Traugott; CORTI, Walter Robert. Nepal: The Kingdom in the Himalayas
79645 Calcutta/Berne Oxford Book & Stationery Co./Kümmerly & Frey 1961 Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket 
A comprehensive, English language guide to the Kingdom of Nepal, with many color and black and white photos and maps depicting scenes throughout the country. Includes a 25 inch wide x 11.75 inch tall folded relief map of the country. --- In white paper-covered boards, and pictorial dust jacket. The text portion of the book is 118 pages, with about 75 more unpaginated leaves of photos. --- Several color pages have worked loose but are present; covers are loose and with prior owner's signature to front paste-down; otherwise volume is clean. Jacket with tears, one of which at back cover is large and open. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall) 
Price: 20.00 USD
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National Parks Of The World In Color The World of Nature, HARROY, Jean-Paul; TASSI, Franco; PRATESI, Fulco; HUMPHRIES, Christopher
39 HARROY, Jean-Paul; TASSI, Franco; PRATESI, Fulco; HUMPHRIES, Christopher National Parks Of The World In Color The World of Nature
77095 New York Bounty Books 1974 0517139030 / 9780517139035 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
World-wide national parks are displayed here with over 100 color photos. Emphasis is on wildlife preservation. In red textured paper-covered boards. In nice shape, but with light fading to cover edges and jacket with tears and creases to edges. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A Cruising Guide to the Caribbean and the Bahamas: Including the North Coast of South America, Central America, and Yucatan., HART, Jerrems C.; STONE, William T.
40 HART, Jerrems C.; STONE, William T. A Cruising Guide to the Caribbean and the Bahamas: Including the North Coast of South America, Central America, and Yucatan.
78259 New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1976 0396072844 / 9780396072843 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Warmly inscribed and signed on half title by co-author Jerrems C. Hart, signing as 'Jerrems'. A very informative guide to sailing in the Caribbean, chock full of charts, photos, diagrams and charts (186 in total). Information is provided on harbors, routes, sea conditions, etc. Includes maps of the Caribbean area at endpapers. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jacket with color Jim McNitt cover photo of sailing action. --- A bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with chafing & small tears, especially along top edge; else in good shape and bearing original $20 flap price. DJ in removable archival mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiv, 578 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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