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THE TRAVELS OF MARCO POLO
Written by Marco Polo; Ronald Latham.
Stock no. 1821099
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Reissued. Black cloth spine with gilt title, red cloth sides. Maps to endpapers. Colour plates. Seventh printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few light scuff marks.

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A TIME OF GIFTS
Written by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Illustrated by Daniel Whistler.
Stock no. 1319819
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. 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. Title on spine has slightly faded. Contained in a green slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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RAVENNA CITY OF ART
No author listed.
Stock no. 2133676
Published by Salbaroli-Ravenna. Very good condition.

Card wraps. English Edition. Colour photos. Some creasing to corners.

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DIARY OF AN AFRICAN JOURNEY (1914)
Written by H. Rider Haggard.
Stock no. 1819584
Published by Hurst & Co. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

In 1914, Henry Rider Haggard - adventure novelist, public servant, farmer, lawyer - returned to South Africa, the country that had fired his literary imagination, for the first time in over a quarter century. Edited and with an introduction and notes by Stephen Coan. Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 1850654689.

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REMOTE CORNERS: A SIERRA LEONE MEMOIR
Written by Harry Mitchell.
Stock no. 1819549
Published by The Radcliffe Press. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1860648177. Foxing to text block. Slight yellowing to page edges. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed. A musty odour is present.

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A TIME OF GIFTS
Written by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Illustrated by Daniel Whistler.
Stock no. 1318923
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 2006. 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. A super copy in original slipcase.

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IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE CAMEL
Written by Eleanor Nicholson.
Stock no. 1819192
Published by Stacey International. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Portrait of the Bedouins of Eastern Saudi Arabia in Mid-Century. The unique story of an American family's encounter with the Bedouin tribes of the Eastern Province. Large format. Light tan cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905743350. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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CHINA: FIFTY YEAR'S INSIDE THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC
Written by Rae Yang.
Stock no. 1819173
Published by Aperture. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A visionary exploration of China's cultural legacy, its recent past, and its modernization, reflecting on photography's power to illuminate a land and its people. Essay by Rae Young. Twenty contemporary photographers. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos throughout. Exhibition spanning 1999-2004. ISBN: 0893818623.

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PARIS! PARIS!
Written by Irwin Shaw. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132491
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Humourous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297772759. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso.

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TALES FROM THE SOUTH CHINA SEAS
Written by Charles Allen.
Stock no. 2132486
Published by Andre Deutsch; BBC. 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Images of the British In South-East Asia In The Twentieth Century. Burgundy cloth. ISBN: 0233975047. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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ABROAD
Written by Paul Fussell.
Stock no. 2132485
Published by Oxford University Press. 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

British literary travelling between the wars. B/w illustrations. Black cloth with silver title to spine. ISBN: 0195027671. Second printing (American edition). Foxing and some other marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears; loss in areas, but minimal.

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A MOUNTAIN IN TIBET
Written by Charles Allen.
Stock no. 2132474
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0233972811. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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