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A LADY'S LIFE IN THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS
Written by Isabella L. Bird.
Stock no. 2138393
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1988. Very good condition.

Pictorial cloth, silver title on black background to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Contents are still excellent. Slip case is very good - some browning and a few marks.

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TRAVELS IN WEST AFRICA
Written by Mary Kingsley.
Stock no. 2138392
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1976. Very good condition.

Edited and introduced by Elspeth Huxley. Green pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Brown endpapers show map of West Africa. B/w photos. Top edge brown. Spine is browned. Slip case is very good - faded to edges.

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ARABIAN SANDS
Written by Wilfred Thesiger; Tim Mackintosh-Smith.
Stock no. 2137834
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown cloth spine, gilt title. Pictorial covers. B/w photos. 2nd printing. Couple of small knocks along cover edges. Slip case is very good - some fading to edges.

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THE ARAB OF THE DESERT
Written by H.R.P. Dickson.
Stock no. 2137743
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1967. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Glimpse Into Badawin Life In Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia. Brown cloth with red title label and gilt title to spine. B/w photos and fold-out maps. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. All plates and maps etc. are present. A little creasing to some pages (mostly next to fold-out pages). Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; a little loss; stain to rear panel.

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THE JOURNEY OF BURKE AND WILLS
Written by Max Colwell.
Stock no. 1823613
Published by Paul Hamlyn. 1st 1971. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The infamous expedition to cross Australia from South to North inland. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and a few colour illustrations. ISBN: 0600041379. Spine slightly cocked. Fading to horizontal edges of boards. Text block browned. A few foxspots to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded, has the remains of a label to top front corner and a small closed tear (no loss).

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ABU GEILI AND SAQADI & DAR EL MEK
Written by O.G.S. Crawford; Frank Addison.
Stock no. 2137708
Published by Oxford University Press. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. The Wellcome Excavations In the Sudan Volume III. Large format. Brown cloth with dark brown titles. Text and Plates. Some spotting to covers. Foxing to prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; a few bits of loss; some grubby marks and foxspots.

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ITALY
Written by Frank Fox. Illustrated by Ella Du Cane; William Scott; et al..
Stock no. 2137602
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1918. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine; brown title to front cover. Brown and yellow decorations to spine and front cover. Reprint edition, with 64 illustrations (original published in 1913 with 32 illustrations). A and C Black Colour Book in the 20 Shillings Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some nicks, chips and splits to spine; some fraying to cloth. Heavy foxing to a few pages (e.g. 70/1). Some hinges are pulled.

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FRANCE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137596
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1918. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine and black title to front cover. Reissued with 64 colour plates. Part of the A & C Black 20 Shilling Series. Spine is browned and gilt faded; tear to top of spine. Bumping to corners. NEW endpapers. Heavy foxing.

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NORMANDY
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Nico Jungman.
Stock no. 2137595
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1905. Very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 10 Shilling Series. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 40 tissue-guarded colour plates. 2000 copies printed. Spine is bumped and faded. Name in ink to verso of frontis. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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THE CANARY ISLANDS
Written by Florence Du Cane. Illustrated by Ella Du Cane.
Stock no. 2137594
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

A. & C. Black colour book in 7/6 series. 20 colour plates. White cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Fold-out map to rear. 172 pages, plus 4 original pages to rear (adverts for other books). Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Some marks to covers. Browning to endpapers. Outer page edges are foxed, with some to pages internally. A couple of plates have margin marks.

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THE WORLD
Written by Ascott R. Hope.
Stock no. 2137592
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine, blind decorations to both spine and front cover. Peeps at Many Lands. 32 full page colour illustrations. New edition. Spine and covers are a bit browned with some grubby marks. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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PARIS
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137590
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Decorations to spine and front cover. 24 plates. A and C Black 6 Shillings Series. Top edge gilt.185 pages plus 6 page original booklist/advertisements. Spine is faded. Some marks and spotting to covers. Hinges are pulled. Foxing.

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