SIMPSON, Myrtle. Home is a Tent … with an appendix by Dr. Hugh Simpson.

London, Victor Gollancz, 1964.

£75

8vo. Original boards with dust-wrapper and advertisement wrap-around written by Vera Britten; the publisher's filing copy.First edition. A scientists wife and mother describes her journey…

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OMOND, G.W.T. and A. FORESTIER, A. [illustrator]. Belgium.

London, Adam and Charles Black, 1908.

£78

8vo. Original black cloth with a heraldic design printed in yellow with yellow and orange borders, spine printed in yellow and orange and blocked in gilt; 77 colour-plate illustrations…

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JOBSON, Richard. The Golden Trade. Or A…

JOBSON, Richard. The Golden Trade. Or A Discovery Of The River Gambra, And The Golden Trade Of The Aethiopians. Edited By Charles G. Kingsley With Woodcut Ornamentation Based On West African Designs By R. Morton Nance.

Published By E.E. Speight & R.H. Walpole Teignmouth Devonshire, [1904].

£98

Small 4to. Publisher's purple cloth spine & purple paper boards, paper label to spine; pp. xvii, 209, additional woodcut half-title, woodcut initials and vignettes; light fading to…

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PHILBY, Harry St John Bridger. The Land of…

PHILBY, Harry St John Bridger. The Land of Midian.

London, Ernest Benn Limited, [1957].

£98

8vo. Original green boards, spine lettered in black, dustwrapper, clipped [as issued?] and [newly?] printed price; pp. xi, [1 (blank)], [2], 286, [2]; half-tone frontispiece, 18 half-tone…

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MONCRIEFF, A. R. Hope (text). Sutton PALMER (illust.). Bonnie Scotland.

Adam & Charles Black, 1912.

£100

8vo., original dark blue boards illustrated with a Scottish thistle design, lettered in gilt, with a gilt top edge; 75 colour-plate illustrations, captioned on the tissue guard…

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LITTLE, [née Bewicke], Alicia Ellen Neve. Intimate China. The Chinese as I have seen them.

London, Hutchinson and Philadelphia, Lippincott, 1901.

£128

8vo. Original red cloth, decorated and lettered in gilt and cream; pp. xiv, [2], 424, illustrated after photographs; binding a little rubbed, otherwise fine, contemporary label of the…

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CALVERT, Albert. F. (text). Trevor HADDON (illust.). Southern Spain.

London, Adam & Charles Black, 1908.

£150

8vo., original red decorative cloth designed by Turbaine, lettered in gilt, gilt top edge; 75 colour-plate illustrations, captioned on the tissue guard, a pull-out map and [4] pp. adverts at…

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MENPES, Mortimer. War Impressions.

Adam and Charles Black, 1903.

£150

8vo., original green cloth, with a design printed in white on the spine and upper board, lettered in gilt; 99 colour-plate illustrations, captioned on the tissue guards; pull-out chart at…

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BRASSEY, Anna ['Annie'], Lady BRASSEY. A Voyage in…

'a best-seller overnight [which] reached its nineteenth edition in 1896, and was translated into french, german, italian, swedish, and hungarian'

BRASSEY, Anna ['Annie'], Lady BRASSEY. A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam' our Home on the Ocean for Eleven Months .

London, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1896.

£175

8vo. Original brown pictorial cloth, all edges gilt; pp. xix, 492; wood-engraved frontispiece, title-vignette, illustrations in the text by G. Pearson after A.Y. Bingham, large folding…

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CARY, John. Cary's New Itinerary: or, an…

CARY, John. Cary's New Itinerary: or, an Accurate Delineation of the Great Roads, Both Direct and Cross throughout England and Wales … Sixth edition, with Improvements.

London, Printed for J. Cary, 1815.

£178

Two parts in one volume, 8vo. 20th-century cloth with green morocco lettering-piece to spine; title, engraved didcation leaf, [vii], pp. [48], [1], columns 3-124, [2, index of rivers and…

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HUGO, Victor. Alps and Pyrenees.

London, Bliss, Sands & Co., 1898.

£198

8vo. Original green cloth, bordered and titled in gilt to upper cover and spine, teg; pp. xviii, 354; spine faded, fore edge uneven due to uncut edges, internally clean and sound, the Bombay…

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MARSH, Richard Oglesby. White Indians of Darien.

white native americans?

MARSH, Richard Oglesby. White Indians of Darien.

New York, Putnam's Sons, [1934].

£198

8vo. Original red buckram, lettered in black, map endpapers; pp. [x], 276, frontispiece and plates after photographs; a very good and fresh copy, library card pocket removed from rear…

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NESBITT, Frances E. Algeria and Tunis.

NESBITT, Frances E. Algeria and Tunis.

Adam & Charles Black, 1906.

£198

8vo. Original blue highly decorative boards, lettered in gilt, with a gilt top edge; 70 colour-plate illustrations, captioned on the tissue guard, pull-out map and [6] pages of adverts at…

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WAKEFIELD, Priscilla. The Juvenile Travellers…

WAKEFIELD, Priscilla. The Juvenile Travellers; containing the Remarks of a Family during a Tour through the Principal States and Kingdoms of Europe: With an Account of their Inhabitants, Natural Productions, and Curiosities.

London, Darton and Harvey, 1802.

£198

Small 8vo. Contemporary sprinkled calf, spine ruled in gilt and with red morocco lettering-piece; pp. x, 417, [24], [2, advertisements], double-page hand-coloured map of Europe with the…

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CALVERT, Albert. F. (text). Trevor HADDON…

CALVERT, Albert. F. (text). Trevor HADDON (illust.). Southern Spain.

London, Adam & Charles Black, 1908.

£248

8vo., original red decorative cloth designed by Turbaine, lettered in gilt, gilt top edge; 75 colour-plate illustrations, captioned on the tissue guard, a pull-out map and [4] pp. adverts at…

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