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1 Argentina: Turistica
Paris Editions Delroisse 2855180252 / 9782855180250 Cloth Very Good+ Very Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Color Photographs 
Illustrated endpapers. Text in Spanish & English. Blind-embossed seal on title page, else extremely clean and tight textblock and binding. Minimal wear to unclipped dust jacket. 191pp. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Germany: The Olympic Year 1936
Berlin Volk Und Reich Verlag 1936 First Edition Cloth Good Hardcover Octavo Black and White Photographs and Color Drawings 
pro-Nazi German publication, extolling the accomplishments of the Nazi regime; Binding a little hand-soiled and corner-curled with light corner wear; textblock has small scuff marks in the center of some pages otherwise clean; appr. 65 pp. 
Price: 70.81 USD
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3 Motoring Through Europe
Zurich Motoring Through Europe, Ltd. 1959 Blue Cloth Very Good Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall B&W & Color Illustrations; Maps 
Thumb indexed. Includes numerous fold-out color maps. Attached ribbon bookmark. Book block is clean and tight. Tabs and other corners bumped. Cover rubbed; edges and corners bumped. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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4 Our Wonder World: A Library of Knowledge - Volume Four: Exploration, Adventure, and Achievement
Chicago Geo. L. Shuman & Co. 1926 Embossed Cloth Good+ Hard Cover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall B&W & Color Photographs & Illustrations 
Text block clean and tight in lightly to moderately edge-worn binding with some fraying. 419 pp. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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5 The Great Wall of China and the Ming Tombs May 1946 (Series TS)
Peiping, China War Area Service Corps National Military Council 1946 Second Edition Tan Wraps Very Good Paper Back 12mo - over 6" 7" Tall 
Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers edge rubbed and corner worn.15p. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 , Illustrated by B&W & Color Photographs Moscow-Brest Motorists' Guide
Moscow: Planeta Publishers, 1977 
Wraps. Good/No Jacket. Paperback. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Book block clean and tight. Cover rubbed; edges and corners bumped, scuffed. 
Price: 8.25 USD
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7 Ahlsand, Ruth Over Khyber to the Caspian Sea
Bombay, India Thacker & Co., LTD. 1944 First Edition Red Cloth Spine, Orange bds Good No Jacket Hard Cover 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall B&W Photographs 
Text block clean with moderate wear and fading to binding; rear boards shows a little bit of discoloration, possibly from humidity; slightly shaken at spine. 116 pp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Alley, Rewi Travels in China 1966-71
Peking New World Press 1973 First Edition Paper Boards/Cloth Spine Very Good Very Good (in mylar) Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall B & W Photographs 
Textblock and binding clean and sound with light wear, DJ has some closed tears and creasing at edges; character soiling. 588 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Bacon, Edwin M. Boston: A Pilgrim: His Guide Book
Boston Ginn & Company 1910 Special Revised Edition Cloth Good + No Jacket Hard Cover 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall B&W Photographs & Maps; Color Maps in Back 
Ffep excised, owner's name in pencil on top leaf, otherwise clean and tight textblock; Small moisture stain at bottom inside margin, affecting half a dozen pages; Moderate shelf wear to binding. 190pp, including index, plus ads, and color plates (maps). 
Price: 13.58 USD
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10 Black, C. B. (Charles) Touraine And Brittany : Their Celtic Monuments and Ancient Castles, Ocean and Sea-Bathing Stations, Places of Pilgrimage, The Loire from Orleans to the Ocean : 12th Edition
London Adam and Charles Black 1901 Twelfth Edition 
VG hardcover / No jacket (as issued) / VG all maps. The title page states "Illustrated by Twelve Coloured Maps and Fourteen Plans (maps); All of these are listed on pages xx to xxii, all in place and look nice (three of them had an extra very small fold, but were elsewise flat and clean like the others); the only "plan" was a black and white drawing in the text on page 11 (incorrectly identified as being on page 1 2)--all the maps, most of which fold-out, were tipped in on glossy paper and printed in two or three colors. In addition, there is a two-page "Index and Railway Map of France" on the rear endpapers. Following the index from page 199 to 204 are fou r colored pages of an advertisement/schedule for train and ferry service. Textblock is complete, and clean except for foxing, (maps not foxed), primarily in the margins; binding good (with a minor cleft at page 112/113, but all pages safely sewn in --none are loose); front hinge secure; rear hinge is intact but endpapers split with visible gauze, although the hinge is not loose at all. Blue cloth cover has minor rubbing, minor soiling, and minor cornerwear; although spine is browned, gilt on spine still clearly legible; gilt on front still bold. 
Price: 61.11 USD
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11 Bland, J. O. P. Houseboat Days in China
NY Doubleday, Page & Co. 1919 Green Cloth Very Good No Jacket Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall W. D. Straight 
Very clean and sound with minimal wear; age-toned pages. Binding protected in clear, 5-mil mylar. 289 pp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Bourne, Erwin "O We Go Fairbanks"
Shoals, IN Old Paths Tract Society, Inc. 1992 First Edition Wraps Good Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Book block clean and tight. Corners bumped. Cover rubbed; edges and corners bumped. 
Price: 8.25 USD
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13 Bremer, Fredrika Livet I Gamla Varlden
Stockholm Natur Och Kultur 1961 Paper Covered Boards Very Good+ No Jacket Hard Cover 12mo over 6" 7" tall 
Swedish imprint. Clean and tight with minimal wear. Blind embossed stamp on title page. 233 pp. 
Price: 11.64 USD
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14 Burns, J. C.; Gaynor, J. R.; MacFarlane, A. M.; Foreword By G. London, Esp., Mayor of Petone Petone's [New Zealand] First Hundred Years: A Historical Record of Petone's Progress From 1840-1940
Wellington, NZ Messrs. L. T. Watkins Ltd 1940 First Edition Gray Cloth Very Good Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Nankivell bookplate on fep, and on the ffep, a pasted-on type-written dedication from the Chairman of the Board of Managers of the Hutt Valley Memorial Technical College, Petone NZ, to Colonel John H. Nankivell , a former U.S. Military Attache; textblock very clean and tight; lightly rubbed, bumped corners, slightly worn spine extremities; a hard-to-find book with unusual provenance; 272pp., including contents and illustrations. 
Price: 115.00 USD
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15 Burns, Sir Alan Fiji
London Her Majesty's Stationary Office 1963 Cloth Near Fine Very Good+ (in mylar) Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photographs 
Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Folded map at end. lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket lightly edge worn. 255p., including appendix and index. 
Price: 9.70 USD
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16 Burton, Captain Sir Richard F. First Footsteps in East Africa or, An Exploration of Harar (2 volumes)
London Tylston and Edwards 1894 Memorial Edition Illustrated Cloth Very Good Hard Cover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall Color Frontispeice/Plates 
A very nice 2 Volume Set. Volume 6 and 7 of the Memorial Edition of the Works of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton. Red top edge. Gilt decoration on covers and titling on spine. Inked gift inscription to St. George R. Burton, relation to Richard Burton, from his wife on title page in both volumes. Light character soiling, else textblocks very clean and tight. Light shelf wear to bindings, rubbed covers, bumped corners and head and foot of spine, light fraying at corners, very slight rippling to covers. Vol. 1 209pp., Vol. 2 276pp., including index. 
Price: 595.00 USD
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17 Burton, Sir Richard; Penzer, N. M. (now Edited with Intro. & Occasion Notes by) Selected Papers on Anthropology, Travel & Exploration
London A. M. Philpot Ltd. 1924 First Edition Red Cloth Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
rippling of the rear pastedown from a less than perfect glue job at the bindery, else clean and tight; top edge red; sunned spine and top margin of the rear board; very light shelf wear to the finely ribbed, red cloth binding; lacks dust jacket; 240p., including index; some chapters include: Early Days in Sind; Guide-Book to Mecca; A Trip to Harar; Notes on the Dahoman, Giovanni Batista Belzoni, and much more. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Picturesque India: A Handbook for European Travellers, Caine, W. S.
18 Caine, W. S. Picturesque India: A Handbook for European Travellers
Delhi, India Neeraj Publishing House 1982 1898 Reprint Cloth Very Good Very Good Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall John Pedder, H. Sheppard Dale, H.H. Stanton (illustrations Drawn by) 
Binding lightly rubbed, otherwise textblock and binding is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with chip on spine, small tear on front cover, and edge, corner, and spine wearing. 662pp.; including index. 
Price: 24.25 USD
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19 Chaillu, Paul Du King Mombo
NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1913 Illustrated Cloth Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Victor Perard 
Previous owner's bookplate on fep, previous owner's inked name/date on ffep, else clean and tight. Light fraying at edges and corners, light shelf wear and light to moderate character soiling of back cover. 225p. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Chatzidakis, Manolis Mystras, The Medieval City and the Castle, A Complete Guide to the Churches, Palace and the Castle
Athens, Greece Ekdotike Athenon S.A. 1985 Wraps Very Good Paperback Octavo 
Clean and tight. Edges bumped. Fraying at top and bottom of spine. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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