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Notre Litterature Etudiee Dans Les Textes II Le XVIII et Le XIX Siecle Jusqu'en 1850

By: Braunschvig, Marcel

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Librairie Armand Colin: 1948

Seller ID: 14292

Condition: Very Good


15th edition, revised and enlarged. French text. 749pp, beige soft covers with a little wear to ends of spine. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. French literature from the age of the Salons to 1850. View more info

The Explorers of North America 1492 - 1806

By: Brebner, John Bartlet

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Black: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7269

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 502pp in blue cloth covered boards, a little bumped to the front corners. Fold out maps. Previous owner's bookplate to inner boards and names to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A classic account, part of the Pioneer Histories series.. View more info

Two Years In Switzerland and Italy Volume II

By: Bremer, Frederika

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Hurst and Blackett, 1861: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6911

Condition: Very Good


1st english edition, translated by Mary Howitt. 412pp, red cloth covered boards with impressed design, a little worn to the top and bottom of the sppine. Yellow label of Mudie's Library on front board, label of Dewsbury Wesleyan Methodist Literary Society on the inner board, otherwise internally clean. Travels in Italy in 1856 and 1857 - this volume covers Genoa, Pisa, Florence, Rome, Naples, Capri, Pompei and Salerno. Rare. View more info

Great True Adventures In Ice And Snow

By: Bristow, John and Hinton, Anthony (eds)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Arco: 1958

Seller ID: 3049

Condition: Very Good


224pp, the edges browning with age. Priceclipped dustjacket with long repaied tears to back. Internally clean. 15 of the world's greatest moments in Arctic discovery. View more info

Greece A Classical Tour With Extras

By: Brockway, Lucile and George

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9041

Condition: Fine


192pp, dustjacket with edgewear. B + w photographs. A clean copy. A personal guide to the most important sites of Greece, and some of the secondary sites the authors have enjoyed. View more info

Greece A Classical Tour With Extras

By: Brockway, Lucile and George

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13538

Condition: Fine


192pp, complete dustjacket with a couple of short closed tears to spine. B + w photographs by the authors. Internally very clean. A guide round the important sites of Greece, with suggestions of places the authors have enjoyed. Still useful, but the prices now have a period charm! View more info

Pillars Of Hercules The Iberian Scene

By: Brodrick, Alan Houghton

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1111

Seller ID: 4071

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1950s. 208pp, black cloth covered boards. 14 b + w plates. Occasional light spots of foxing, otherwise clean. Encounters with Spain, its history and people. View more info

From Vyborg To Moscow

By: Bronstein, Victor Louis and Henri

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Moscow, Novosti Press: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7573

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1970. 145pp plus travel information, washable plastic covers to card covers. B + w illustrations. 2 separate maps of Leningrad and Moscow in their end pockets. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise clean. A guide bookof the sights and towns on the road from Vyborg to Moscow, with practical information.. View more info

The New Quarterly Review and Digest of Current Literature No VI April 1853

By: Bronte, Charlotte, Gwynne, T et al

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Hookham and Sons: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15915

Condition: Very Good


Tall format with buff soft covers with a little loss to the ends of the spine cover. Internally clean and tight. Reviews include an appreciative one of Villette, several books on the government of India, Gold fields, My Novel by Bulwer Lytton, Layard's Neneveh and Babylon etc. Period advertisements. View more info

Come, See The Place

By: Brownrigg, Ronald

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9058

ISBN: 0340371641

Condition: Fine


269pp, the edges browned with age, illustrated softback covers. Maps. A clean, tight copy. A Pilgrim Guide to the Holy Land. View more info

Down Under

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Doubleday: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11768

ISBN: 038540817X

Condition: Very Good


319pp, complete dustjacket in protective plastic cover. Ex library - flyleaf removed, a couple of stamps, otherwise a clean 'reading copy'. Bryson discovers Australia. View more info

Venice The Most Triumphant City

By: Bull, George

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16240

Condition: Very Good


192pp, green cloth covered boards with gilt title. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Original owners' initials and date flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. Venice from the Renaissance to the 20th century, with stories of the iinhabitants and visitors through the ages. View more info

Essential Cyprus

By: Bulmer, Robert

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Automobile Association: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9618

ISBN: 0749500840

Condition: Very Good


Tall pocket sized book of 128pp, laminated illustrated covers faded to spine. Colour illustrations. A clean, tight copy. Practical guide to the whole island View more info

The Beauty of England

By: Burke, Thomas

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Harrap: 1933

Seller ID: 6432

Condition: Good


367pp, red cloth covered boards, sun faded to the spine, which has wear to the ends and a closed split to one side. B + w photographs. Original owner's name on flyleaf, a few spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise internally clean. Travels through the picturesque scenery of England. View more info

North American Indian Mythology

By: Burland, Cottie

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1965

Seller ID: 6111

Condition: Very Good


Large format153pp, orange cloth covered boards with eagle design. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. From the Eskimo, down to the Hopi and Zuni etc in the South. View more info

Skyward

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Lakeside Press: 1981

Seller ID: 1497

Condition: As New


Edited by William R Anderson. 388 pp. Brown boards with gilt design. Frontispiece portrait of the author and photographs. Very clean, as new. Autobiography of an early flyer, including flying over the North Pole View more info

Skyward

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Lakeside Press: 1981

Seller ID: 6996

Condition: As New


1st in this attractive edition, edited by William R Anderson. 382pp, brown cloth covered boards with gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front, no dustjacket, as issued. Frontispiece portrait and other b + w illustrations. A new, Mint, copy. The autobiography of an early flyer, including his early trip over the North Pole View more info

Skyward

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Lakeside Press: 1981

Seller ID: 2257

Condition: Fine


1st in this attractive edition. 388pp, brown cloth boards with gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front. B + w illustrations. A very small mark to the edge of the spine, otherwise a very clean copy. The autobiography of an early flyer, include his flight over the North Pole. View more info

The Road to Oxiana

By: Byron, Robert

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Picador: 1981

Seller ID: 16532

ISBN: 0330264451

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Bruce Chatwin. 286pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers with light creases to the spine. Internally clean and tight. A classic travel book - the account of Byron's travels in 1933-34 in Persia and Afghanistan. View more info

Route d'Oxiane

By: Byron, Robert

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Payot: 1993

Seller ID: 16560

ISBN: 2228886289

Condition: Very Good


French translation by Michel Petris. Introduction by Bruce Chatwin. 381pp, illustrated softback covers, a little rubbed to the corners. Maps. Internally clean and tight. A classic travel book in a French translation - the account of Byron's travels in 1933-34 in Persia and Afghanistan. Petite Bibliotheque Payot Voyageurs edition. View more info