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THE MISADVENTURES OF A TROPICAL MEDICO
Written by H.S. Dickey.
Stock no. 987752
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1929. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

304 pages. B/w photos. A vivid personal narrative of a doctor in South America. Wrapper slightly edge-chipped.

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SCHOOLHOUSE IN THE CLOUDS
Written by Edmund Hillary.
Stock no. 570381
Published by Doubleday & Company, Inc.. 1st USA 1964. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of Sir Edmund Hillary's return to the Himalayas to build a school for the Sherpas. Colour photos. SIGNED by author (Ed Hillary). Address label on front endpaper. Dustwrapper: price-cut, corners rubbed.

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WAYSIDE PICTURES THROUGH FRANCE, BELGIUM AND HOLLAND
Written by Robert Bell.
Stock no. 988446
Published by Richard Bentley. 1st 1849. Slightly better than good condition.

Green embossed cloth. Pages: xii, 456. Contents very good but spine browned and chipped at top with loss.

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HALLE UND SEINE GESCHICHTE
Written by Werner Piechocki.
Stock no. 570535
Published by Fliegenkopf. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Very large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos. Text in English, French and German. ISBN: 3910147259.

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BELGIUM AND NASSAU
No author listed.
Stock no. 654445
Published by Parry & Co.. Good condition.

62 steel engravings. All edges gilt. Front endpaper missing. Covers unevenly faded. Spine rubbed. Plates clean and bright.

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TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR DISTRICTS OF AFRICA
Written by Mungo Park.
Stock no. 667090
Published by W. Bulmer And Co.. 1807. Almost very good condition.

Three-quarters brown calf binding. Marbled boards. One folding map, 3 folding plates and two other b/w plates. Corners worn. Modern red title label to spine. Spine has a little loss to top. Modern endpapers. Bookplate to front pastedown and first blank page. Contents generally clean.

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A SERIES OF ADVENTURES IN THE COURSE OF A VOYAGE UP THE RED SEA
Written by Eyles Irwin.
Stock no. 559002
Published by J. Dodsley. 1787. Very good condition.

Vol I only. 2 b/w plates. One map and a View of the Town of Yambo. Half of folding map missing. Some browning throughout. Corner of title page worn with loss. Modern rebind in dark brown morocco with gilt title to spine.

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AN AGROCLIMATOLOGICAL ATLAS OF THE NORTHERN STATES OF NIGERIA
Written by Jan M. Kowal; Danuta T. Knabe.
Stock no. 667364
Published by Ahmadu Bello University Press. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large oblong format. Green leatherette covers. Tables and large folding maps. With explanatory notes.

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AN AGROCLIMATOLOGICAL ATLAS OF THE NORTHERN STATES OF NIGERIA
Written by Jan M. Kowal; Danuta T. Knabe.
Stock no. 667370
Published by Ahmadu Bello University Press. 1st 1972. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Green leatherette covers. Tables and large folding maps. With explanatory notes. Closed tear to front endpaper. Tapemarks to front board.

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FAIR TOURAINE
Written by Margaret Aulton. Illustrated by Margaret Aulton.
Stock no. 311219
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Stories and Legends of the Loire. Very large format (12.5 x 10.25"). Black cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Beautiful b/w sketches. Corners bumped. Spine worn to head and tail with 1" loss of cloth at base and slight loss at top. Some light foxing but contents generally clean.

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PROSPECTING IN CANADA
No author listed.
Stock no. 693326
Published by Canada Department Of Mines. 1930. Almost very good condition.

Brown card wraps. B/w photos. 288 pages includes index. Economic Geology Series No. 7. Backstrip chipped with loss at top and tail of spine. Corner tips creased to first few pages else contents fine.

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