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WONDERS OF THE WORLD
Written by Simon Goldhill; et al.
Stock no. 1822654
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2006. Fine condition.

Large format. Beige pictorial cloth, brown title to spine. Colour photos. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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OUT OF THIN AIR: RUNNING WISDOM AND THE MAGIC FROM ABOVE THE CLOUDS IN ETHIOPIA
Written by Michael Crawley.
Stock no. 1822378
Published by Bloomsbury. Circa 2020. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The author spent 15 months in Ethiopia training alongside (and sometimes a fair way behind) runners at all levels. Navy blue boards, red title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781472975324. Second printing.

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THE GRAND TOUR 1592-1796
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 1822315
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited by Roger Hudson. Colour pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. The Grand Tour of Europe 1592-1796. Spine lightly browned. Musty odour present. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little grubby and browned at ends, tiny split to one end.

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JUPITER'S TRAVELS IN CAMERA
Written by Ted Simon.
Stock no. 2135130
Published by Haynes Publishing. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Photographic Record of Ted Simon's Celebrated Round-the-world Motorcycle Journey. Square format. Glazed boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780857333575. Bumping and knocks to corners and cover edges. A few scuff marks to covers. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks/chips at corners.

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A PEDESTRIAN JOURNEY
Written by John Dundas Cochrane; Mervyn Horder.
Stock no. 1321377
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Through Russia and Siberian Tartary to the frontiers of China, the frozen sea and Kamtchatka. Blue pictorial cloth. Minimal browning to spine. Slipcase is bumped at top and tail of opening.

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THE NETHERLANDS
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell.
Stock no. 2134765
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 2nd 1952. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. 2nd, revised edition. Orange cloth, gilt title to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and pages internally. Wrapper is foxed with some chips and nicks; but minimal loss.

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THE CHATEAUX OF FRANCE
Written by Ralph Dutton.
Stock no. 2134701
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Wrapper has top corner of front flap cut off; some creasing and chips; repairs to verso with tape.

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A TIME OF GIFTS
Written by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Illustrated by Daniel Whistler.
Stock no. 1821810
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

On foot to Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube. Blue pictorial cloth, silver titles. Endpapers are maps. Full page b/w illustrations. Second printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is very slightly scuffed.

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WONDERS OF THE WORLD
Written by Simon Goldhill; et al.
Stock no. 1821776
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2006. Fine condition.

Large format. Beige pictorial cloth, brown title to spine. Colour photos. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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THE HOLY LAND, SYRIA, IDUMEA & ARABIA AND EGYPT AND NUBIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by David Roberts.
Stock no. 1821642
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

First printed by the Folio Society in 2010 and reprinted in a smaller format for this 2014 edition. Very large format. Red decorated cloth, gilt titles. Stunning colour illustrations. Top edges gilt. Slight crease to top of spine on Egypt and Nubia volumes, else boards and contents fine. Contained in individual slipcases which are a little scuffed and slightly grubby.

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THE TIMES COMPREHENSIVE ATLAS OF THE WORLD
No author listed.
Stock no. 1821641
Published by Times Books. 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Very large format. Tenth Edition reprinted with changes. Black cloth boards, silver titles. Superb colour maps. Blue ribbon page marker. ISBN: 0723007926. Reprint. Boards and contents fine, ribbon page marker a little stretched. Black pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed and worn at rear corners. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is grubby and scuffed, a few small dints and wear to top front edge.

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THE RARE ADVENTURES AND PAINFUL PEREGRINATIONS OF WILLIAM LITHGOW
Written by William Lithgow; Gilbert Phelps.
Stock no. 1320905
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition.

One of the world's great travel books, the first edition of which was published in 1632. Edited with an introduction by Phelps. Green cloth, gilt decorations. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations and maps. 200 pages. Spine slightly bumped, light mark to front cover. Original yellow slipcase is worn with some fading and small splits at edges.

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