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Walks & Tours in France, AA Publishing
1 AA Publishing Walks & Tours in France
W W Norton & Co Inc 1997 0393315126 / 9780393315127 Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket Issued Jacket 
114 walks and 61 motor routes. Full color maps, points of interest, etc. 256 pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Guide to the National Parks of America; New and Enlarged Edition, Allen, Edward Frank
2 Allen, Edward Frank Guide to the National Parks of America; New and Enlarged Edition
Robert McBride and Co. 1918 Cloth Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Contains 4 fold-out maps in excellenct condition and 7 b&w photgraphs. Comprehensive guide in wonderful condition, clean, unmarked, tightly bound. Cover is brown with bright gold stamping on cover and spine. Jacket shows photo of travelers descending a steep path on horseback. Jacket has shelfwear at edges and is now protected in mylar. Ads in the back and front. This copy remained in the possession one family until my purchase. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Great Britain Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, K.
3 Baedeker, K. Great Britain Handbook for Travellers
Lleipsic Karl Baedeker, Publishers 1894 Hard Cover Very Good 
Bright red cover has damage on the top right corner, gold stamping is bright. All edges marbled, ribbon marker. Tightly bound and unmarked. 2 of the fold-out maps have a 3" tear on the section nearest the binding. Index map on rear endpapers, list of other guides on front endpaper. Third edition with 16 maps, 30 plans, and a panorama. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Baedeker, Karl Switzerland Together with Chamonix and the Italian Lakes
New York Chas. Scribner's Sons 1928 Hard Cover Very Good + Very Good Jacket 
27th revised edition with 81 maps, 30 town plans and 15 panoramas. Previous owner's name and date on half title page is the only marking. Clean and tightly bound with 2 ribbon markers. All edges marbled. Bright red flexible cover with gold stamping has been well protected by it's plain brown dust jacket. Jacket has some edgewear and is now in mylar. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5 Barbeau, Marius Quebec Where Ancient France Lingers
Toronto Macmillan Company of Canada Limited 1936 Softcover French Fold Near Fine None Issued Jacket Borden Marjorie 
Brightly colored front cover is a french-fold (so appropriate), interior illustrations are sepia toned photographs and line drawings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Barnett, T. Ratcliffe Autumns in Skye Ross and Sutherland
Edinburgh Robert Grant & son 1930 Hardcover Very Good 
187 pages plus ads, illustrated with 16 b&w photographs. Gift inscription on the half-title page is the only marking. Maps on endpapers. Bound in blue cloth with gold lettering on the front and spine. spine lettering is faded. The front and back of the dust jacket have been neatly clipped and tucked inside the book. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Dream Hikes Coast to Coast: America's Most Unforgettable Trails from Hawaii to Maine, Bennett,  Jack
7 Bennett, Jack Dream Hikes Coast to Coast: America's Most Unforgettable Trails from Hawaii to Maine
Birmingham, Alabama Menasha Ridge Press 2010 0897327101 / 9780897327107 First printing Softcover New 
Starting in April 2000, Jack Bennett logged thousands of miles over seven years in his search for America's best hikes. In "Dream Hikes Coast to Coast," Bennett shares how each hike looked and felt; what weather and animals were encountered; and the emotional impact of every event and panorama. Individual hikes are accompanied by maps showing the trailhead, routes, and topographic landmarks. Camping, lodging, fees, and contact information are also presented for each hike. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Black's Guide to Ireland Illustrated with Maps and Plans, Black
8 Black Black's Guide to Ireland Illustrated with Maps and Plans
London Adam and Charles Black 1895 Hard Cover Very Good 
Wonderful copy, 369 pages plus 128 pages of ads. Total of 39 maps, some printed on one page and some fold-out, including large folded map in rear pocket of book. Book is well sewn, front hinge is broken so there is some looseness. Green cloth binding is faded and spine is sunned, however, the gold stamping on front and spine is bright and readable. There are several small items tucked inside the book, railway stubs, notes on hotel stationary, ads, an invitation, etc.. This copy belonged to the family that originally used it when travelling until my recent purchase. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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Above London, Cameron, Robert;Cooke, Alistair
9 Cameron, Robert;Cooke, Alistair Above London
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Cameron & Co 1980 0918684102 / 9780918684103 First Printing Cloth Fine Fine Jacket 
159 pages, wonderful full-color ariel photographs. Bound in clack cloth with gold atmping on the spine. jacket is not price-clipped. Stated first printing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Safari to Ngorongoro, Carr, Rachel E
10 Carr, Rachel E Safari to Ngorongoro
New York Coward, Mccann & Geoghegan 1976 0698203518 / 9780698203518 Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket 
B&W photographs accompanied by text. unpaginated, a slim volume Maps on endpapers, unmarked, binding firm.. Photographic dust jacket. Jackret has 3" tear on the back and light edgewear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Carrel's Illustrated Guide & Map of Quebec Showing Electric Railway Circuit, Carrel
11 Carrel Carrel's Illustrated Guide & Map of Quebec Showing Electric Railway Circuit
Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph Publishing Co. 1928 Wraps Very Good 
37th edition. Guidebook with numerous photographs. Fold-out map attached inside back cover. 224 pages plus ads. Red paper cover, clean and unmarked. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Clauson-Wicker, Su Inn-To-Inn Walking Guide: Virginia and West Virginia
Guildord, Connecticut, U.S.A. Menasha Ridge Pr 2001 0897323386 / 9780897323383 Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket Issued Jacket 
Details for 20 different walks, b&w photos, maps, 199 pages, indexed. A new copy with a hint of shelfwear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Clements, Todd Haunts of Mackinac Ghost Stories, Legends, & Tragic Tales of Mackinac Island
House of Hawthorne Pub 2006 0978664167 / 9780978664169 Paperback Very Good++ 
162 pp. A new copy with a tiny bend on the back top corner. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 Crumley, Jim Among Islands
United Kingdom Mainstream Pub Co Ltd 1995 1851586199 / 9781851586196 Hard Cover Very Good ++ Very Good + Jacket 
159 pages, color photgraphs throughout. Jacket has 3/4" dampstain along bottom edge of the back, which shows very faintly on bottom edge of book. Jacket now protected in mylar. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Spirit of Rural Australia, Davison, Liam
15 Davison, Liam Spirit of Rural Australia
United Kingdom New Holland Books 2000 1864364939 / 9781864364934 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Full-color photography throughout. This is a new copy with light shelfwear. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Borderlands of Eternity Embracing "Across China on Foot", Dingle, Edwin John
16 Dingle, Edwin John Borderlands of Eternity Embracing "Across China on Foot"
New York Henry Holt & Co.; distruted by the Institute of MentalPhysics, Los Angeles 1939 Hardcover Very Good 
Signed and inscribed by the author on the half-title page. Light pencil marking with former owner's name. 560 bright clean pages, plus 32 pages of b&w photographs, all with descriptive captions. Complete in one volume Frontis portrait of the author with tissue guard. Red endpapers, front hinge is cracked. Bound in red cloth with title blocks on the front and spine which are black with gold lettering. Spine very lightly faded. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Dolan, Edward F Matthew Henson, Black Explorer
New York Dodd Mead 1979 0396077285 / 9780396077282 First printing Hardcover Fine very good + Jacket 
193 pages, indexed, illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Bound in blue cloth, jacket is price-clipped and bears the trace of a small price sticker on the front.. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Travels in Arabia Deserta, Doughty, Charles M.
18 Doughty, Charles M. Travels in Arabia Deserta
New York Heritage Press 1953 Hardcover Very Good++ Slipcase-Very Good Jacket 
453 pages, glossary, text abridged and arranged by Edward Garnett. General introduction by T. E. Lawrence.. Illustrations in terra cotta and white by Edy Legrand, illustrated endpapers, map on the double title page, arabesques surround the page numbers. Crisp and unmarked. Bound in natural linen with illustration and decoartion stamped in brown. The spine has darkened, page edges stained brown, original glassine wrapper foled in the back. Tan slipcase is firm, Sandglass I:18 laid in. . 
Price: 40.00 USD
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19 douglas, William O. Strange Lands and Friendly People
New York Harper and Brothers 1951 Hardcover Very Good very good- Jacket 
Small former owner's name on ffep, maps on endpapers, b&w frontis photograph of the author and his son. firm binding, clear pages. Dust jacket has wear at extremities. 'A Book of Discovery and Adventure South of the Soviet Border: Iran, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Israel, Greece, Cyprus, India. A Provacative View of An Explosive situation.' 
Price: 10.00 USD
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And This is Boston! (And Seasore and Country too),, Early, Eleanor
20 Early, Eleanor And This is Boston! (And Seasore and Country too),
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1930 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket Derkins, Jack 
256 pages of delightful commentary about Boston and environs. Indexed, bound in bright red cloth with black lettering on front and spine. B&W frontis illustration of the Old State House is repeated on the jacket. Jacket has wear on edges and original price on the flap ($1.50), now protected in mylar. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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