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Child of China (Maria Gleit)

Child of China (Maria Gleit) soon to be presented for sale on the special BookLovers of Bath web site! Published: London: Oxford University Press, 1958, Hardback in dust wrapper. First in this edition, first London: Oxford University Press, 1939. Number … Continue reading

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Living Dangerously by F. Frederick Spencer Chapman

Living Dangerously by F. [Frederick] Spencer Chapman is just one of the books that I managed to get listed today! London: The Travel Book Club, Undated, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way of: Black and White Photographs; Good+ in … Continue reading

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Merchant Adventurers: The Voyage of Discovery That Transformed Tudor England by James Evans

Merchant Adventurers: The Voyage of Discovery That Transformed Tudor England by James Evans soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site! Published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2103, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way … Continue reading

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Nansen: The Explorer as Hero by Roland Huntford

Nansen: The Explorer as Hero by Roland Huntford soon to be presented for sale on the first-class BookLovers of Bath web site! Published: London: Gerald Duckworth & Co., 1997, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way of: Black & White … Continue reading

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The Sea, Ships & Sailors: Poems, Songs and Shanties by William Cole

The Sea, Ships & Sailors: Poems, Songs and Shanties by William Cole soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site! Published: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way of: Black & … Continue reading

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The Book of Exploration by Ray Howgego

The Book of Exploration by Ray Howgego newly listed for sale on the fantastic BookLovers of Bath web site!Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2009, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Facsimiles; Charts; Colour Photographs; Maps; Illustrated … Continue reading

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Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Macmillan, 1998, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way of: Maps; Maps to the endpapers and blanks; From the cover: In April 1992 a … Continue reading

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The Victor Book For Boys 1981 by Anon.

The Victor Book For Boys 1981 by Anon. hits the £1 shelf in my shop. D. C. Thomson & Co, 1980, Hardback. Illustrated by way of: Colour Drawings; Illustrated endpapers and blanks; Very Good. Gently faded at the spine. Pages … Continue reading

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Roy Rogers: King Of The Cowboys by John Jamieson

Roy Rogers: King Of The Cowboys by John Jamieson hits the £1 shelf in my shop. Purnell & Sons Ltd, 1958, Hardback. Illustrated by way of: Colour Drawings; Illustrated endpapers and blanks; Good. A pleasant enough reading copy. Gently bruised … Continue reading

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Umbrellas, Hats, And Wheels by Ann Rand

Umbrellas, Hats, And Wheels by Ann Rand hits the £1 shelf in my shop. Collins, 1961, Hardback. Illustrated by way of: Colour Drawings; Uncommon in this first UK edition. Good. A pleasant enough reading copy. Ex-library with usual marks. Gently … Continue reading

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