Tuesday, May 01, 2012

Travel books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Travel books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Miles, Alfred H. Fifty-two Stories of Wild Life East and West. London: Hutchinson &, 1904. Red cloth with four color decoration: Gold, Black, Green, and Brown. Boards have beveled edges. Inner hinges are cracked but hinges are holding well. Some corner wear. Some foxing through-out. Some separation between signatures. Writing on endpapers and back of frontis piece. Light cover soil. Overall, a handsome book.

 Title: Live the Good Life
Author: Ace Martin
Binding: Paperback, 259 pages.
ISBN: 9780963133700
Publisher: Ace Martin
Published Date: 1991
Mild corner wear. Spine faded.
Signed "Ace"

Douglas, William O. Strange Lands and Friendly People. New York: Harper, 1951. Print.
Hardcover with dustjacket. Book club edition. 336 pages. Indexed. Dustjacket has small chips and tears..

 England As You Like It* A Independent Traveler's Companion by Susan Allen Toth. paperback

 I See by My Outfit by Peter S. Beagle,
paperback, reprint. Travel section.
 The Collector: David Douglas and the Natural History of the Northwest by Jack Nisbet, hardcover. David Douglas is the naturalist for whom the Douglas Fir is named.

Paris and Environs Ward Lock Tourist Handbook. No printed date, but there is a hand-written date of 1924

Hindoo Holiday: An Indian Journal by J.R. Ackerley, paperback. Corners worn.

The Kingdom of the Dalai Lama by Archibald T. Steele, paperback, 1993.

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