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Image for Moscow - The Kremlin

Moscow - The Kremlin

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USSR, 1974

Seller ID: 004661


Collection of 18 colour post cards featuring photographs of Moscow and the Kremlin, wrapped in brown and white card folder. Text in Russian. Edges of folder faded and remains of price to rear, otherwise very good little souvenir item from 1974. View more info

The Fountains of Petrodvorets

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Art Publishers: 1975

Seller ID: 004797


Collection of 16 postcards in wallet, featuring scenes at Petrovorets (now known as Petergof or Peterhof) in the grounds of Peterhof Palace, outside St Petersburg. Text in Russian. Minor fingermarking to card cover, otherwise very good condition. View more info

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Pushkin - The Catherine Palace

By: N/A

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Art Publishers: 1976

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 005218


Set of 16 colour post cards featuring indoor and outdoor photographs of the Catherine Palace, built for Catherine I of Russia in the town of Pushkin, 25km from St Petersburg, in the 18th Century. The cards are contained in an illustrated card folder. Text in Russian and English. Very good condition, with no inscriptions. View more info

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Pavlovsk - The Pavlovsk Palace

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Art Publishers: 1976

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 005219


Collection of 16 colour post cards featuing indoor and outdoor photgraphs of the Pavlovsk Palace, a residence built for Paul I of Russia near St Petersburg. The cards are contained in a card folder. Text Russian and English. All in very good condition, with no incriptions. View more info

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Hiker's Guide to Glacier National Park

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: West Glacier, Montana, Glacier Natural History Association: 1978

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 006826


Guide to the landscape and wildlife in the Glacier National Park. 111pp illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. Minor surface marking to cover and edges, small tear to spine and patch left by former owner's label to title page, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. View more info

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The Canadian Rockies

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Canada, High Country Colour: 1989

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 007120


Pictorial celebration of the beauty of the Canadian Rockies. 96pp - 4 pages of text, colour map and 90 stunning colour photographs. Slight fading to spine and edges and lacking a dustwrapper, otherwise very good copy with no marks or inscriptions. View more info

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Mystical Ireland - Edicion Espanola

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Hinde Ltd:

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 007797


Undated pictorial view of Ireland. Unpageinated booklet. 28 pages. Text in Spanish. Illustrated throughout with colour photographs. Remains of price label to front cover, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. View more info

National Geographic Magazine Vol 142 No 1. July 1972

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Washington DC, National Geographic Society: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008025


Includes: Thomas J Abercrombie - The Sword and the Sermon, An American Moslem Explores the Arab Past; Gibbons/Hiser - Stalking Wild Foods on a Desert Isle; Walker/Gahan - The More Paris Changes (with fold out map of Paris); Zahl - Shadowy World of Salamanders. Slight rubbing to corners and staples a little rusty, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. View more info

National Geographic Magazine Vol 129 No 1. January 1966

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Washington DC, National Geographic Society: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008026


Articles include: Thomas J Abercrombie - Saudi Arabia, Beyond the Sands of Mecca; Ray - Stalking Seals Under Antarctic Ice; Freidl - Profiles of Presidents Part V - Roosevelt to Johnson; Collins - Finding Rare Beauty in Common Rocks; Schultz - Brazil's Waura Indians. Tape repair to spine, wear to cover with slight loss to lower front corner and former owner's name on cover, otherwise good. View more info

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National Geographic Magazine Vol.141 No.1. January 1972

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Washington DC, National Geographic Society: 1972

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 008154


Features: The Imperiled Everglades; Chelsea, London's Havenof Individualists; Taboos and Magic Rule Namba Lives; Who Says Fish Can't Climb Trees?; New Zealand's Bountiful South Island; Belize, the Awakening Land. 146pp illustrated with colour photographs. 1" closed tear to top edge and some wear to spine, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. View more info

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Skyscrapers of New York City - A Collection of Twelve Prints

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Impact:

Seller ID: 008165


Collection of 12 post cards featuring stunning photographs by various photographers of the tallest and most famous skyscrapers in New York, including the World Trade Centre. Enclosed in a card wallet with minor crease and scuff mark to rear, otherwise near fine condition. View more info

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The White Nile

By: Alan Moorehead

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1971

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 004875


Handsome volume describing the exploration of the Nile. 368pp with index, illustrated with 48 colour plates and 120 monochrome reproductions, mainly from contemporary sources. Line drawing to front board, gilt lettering to spine and decorated endpapers. Minor bumping and rubbing to spine and bottom corners, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ a little edgeworn, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage will be requested. View more info

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On the Edge of the Primeval Forest - Experiences and Observations of a Doctor in Equatorial Africa

By: Albert Schweitzer

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1938

Edition: 11th Edition

Seller ID: 005817


Account of Schweitzer's journey to the River Ogowe to build a hospital, an expedition funded from the proceeds of his organ concerts and his book on J S Bach. At the end he calls for help to relieve the suffering of the African people. 255pp with index. Two (unattributed) black and white illustrations and map. Boards somewhat worn and soiled and gift inscription to front endpaper, otherwise good copy. View more info

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Eothen

By: Alexander Kinglake

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Icon Books Ltd: 1963

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005381


Account of the author' travels in the Middle East, first published in 1844. 221pp. Minor edgewear and creasing to cover, small scrape at top of spine, pages browned with slight staining to top of fore-edges and previous owner's name inside cover, otherwise good copy. View more info

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New York

By: Andreas Feninger and Kate Simon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007562


Lively account of life in New York in the past and present. 159pp, illustrated with 57 colour and 54 black and white plates, historical drawings together with Feninger's stunning photographs. Gilt symbol to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Slight bumping to spine, edges and corners, top of spine faded, slight marking to top edges and former owners' label and signature to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. Unclipped DJ edgeworn, with 1/4" loss at top of... View more info

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Poland - A Proud Heritage

By: Andrew Slodkowski

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Globetrotter Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006743


First in a series of books which attempt to capture the soul of a nation through the lens of a camera. 184pp of colour photographs of the Polish landscape, its people and architecture, with captions in English. Some bumping to corners, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has some creasing to edges, rubbing to corners, small tear to spine, 1.5" loss to base of rear panel and remnants of sticky label to front panel. HEAVY BOOK, additional postag... View more info

New Zealand Wide Yearbook

By: Andris Apse

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aucland, New Zealand, Saint Publishing Associates: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004474


Collection of stunning wide-angle colour photographs of New Zealand landscapes in a yearbook format. Unpageinated. Minor rubbing to one corner, otherwise near fine copy with no marks or inscriptions. View more info

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Waterton and Northern Glacier Trails for Hikers and Riders

By: Andy Russell (Editor) et al

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Alberta, Waterton Natural History Association: 1984

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 006825


Guide to 63 trails in Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada. 110pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings, charts and maps. Slight creasing to front panel and corners and former owner's label to title page, otherwise very good copy. View more info

North to the Orient

By: Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1938

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 000263


Story of the Lindbergh flight of 1931 from Flushing Bay, New York, to Nanking, China, illustrated with black and white maps. Page edges marked and tanned. Cover marked and foxed, spine creased, and worn. Foxing inside covers. Last page creased. View more info

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Listen! The Wind

By: Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Price: £7.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1938

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 003251


Personal account of a flight from Africa to South America in 1933. 275pp with foreword and map drawings by Charles A Lindbergh. Gilt aeroplane design to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Top edges tinted. Minor bumping to corners and fading to spine. Ex Libris label to front pastedown and hospital stamp to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. Also enclosed, loose-leaf Reader's Digest supplement with excerpts from the book, with colour illustration. View more info