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DAVID GENTLEMAN'S PARIS
Written by David Gentleman. Illustrated by David Gentleman.
Stock no. 2129316
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0340518693. SIGNED by author to small bookplate stuck to verso of front endpaper. Small bump to edge. Pictorial wrapper has very light edge-wear and couple of tiny nicks.

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THE HOLY LAND, SYRIA, IDUMEA & ARABIA AND EGYPT AND NUBIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by David Roberts.
Stock no. 2129192
Published by Folio Society. 2014. Fine condition.

Large format. Red decorated cloth, gilt titles. Stunning colour illustrations. The material printed in these two volumes was original meant to be in three. Volumes are in stunning condition! Slip cases have some scuff marks and wear.

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THE GEOGRAPHY OF HUNGARY
Written by Marton Pecsi; Bela Sarfalvi.
Stock no. 2128723
Published by Collet's. Circa 1964. Very good condition.

Buff/beige cloth with green titles. B/w photos and diagrams. Fold-out colour maps. A few marks to covers.

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ARABIA SAND SEA SKY
Written by Michael McKinnon.
Stock no. 2128285
Published by BBC Books. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark orange boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0563361069. Wrapper spine faded; couple of tiny chips.

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THE CITY OF FALLING ANGELS
Written by John Berendt.
Stock no. 2128091
Published by Sceptre. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, title to spine. ISBN: 0340824980. SIGNED by author to title page. Foxing to top of outer page edges.

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THE AMATEUR EMIGRANT & THE SILVERADO SQUATTERS
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Stock no. 2128002
Published by Folio Society. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Some rubbing to side of spine. Slip case is very good; heavy scuffing to one side.

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THE WONDERS OF ASIATIC EXPLORATION
Written by Archibald Williams.
Stock no. 2127872
Published by Seeley and Co. Limited. 1911. Almost very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. B/w photos. Bumping to spine and corners. Front endpapers is MISSING. Some foxing and page browning.

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THE MALAY ARCHIPELAGO
Written by Alfred Russel Wallace.
Stock no. 2127689
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 4th 1872. Very good condition.

Red leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, with gilt titles; black title box. Marbled boards. 4th edition. B/w illustrations. Some bumping and light wear to spine and corners. Darkening to leather on spine. Foxing. Small tear with a little loss to tissue-guard to frontis.

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OCEANA THE TEMPESTUOUS VOYAGE OF J.A. FROUDE, 1884 & 1885
Written by Geoffrey Blainey; J.A. Froude.
Stock no. 2127112
Published by Methuen Haynes. 1st thus 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Travellers' Tales of Early Australia & New Zealand. Originally published as 'Oceana: Or England and her Colonies by James Anthony Froude, 1886. This is the abridged edition. ISBN: 0454007329. Some light wear along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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PARIS
Written by Hilaire Belloc.
Stock no. 2126487
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1919. Very good condition.

4th edition. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. With 7 maps and a frontispiece in photogravure. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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CITY OF DJINNS
Written by William Dalrymple. Illustrated by Olivia Fraser.
Stock no. 1816381
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A year in Delhi. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w drawings. 347 pages including index. ISBN: 0002152725X. Minor marks to outer text block.

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GRAHAM CLARKE'S GRAND TOUR
Written by Graham Clarke. Illustrated by Graham Clarke.
Stock no. 2126394
Published by Phaidon Press Limited. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 24 etchings, 15 watercolours and numerous drawings. A humourous look at the Grand Tour. ISBN: 0714825719. SIGNED by Graham Clarke, with dedication to previous owner on half-title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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