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  • Travels in Arabia, comprehending an account of those territories in Hedjaz which the Mohammedans regard as sacred.

    BURCKHARDT, John Lewis.
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    A beautiful example of Burckhardt's Arabia. Burckhardt undertook the journey to Mecca in 1814, disguised as an Arab, using the name Sheik Ibrahim....

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  • An anecdotal history of old times in Singapore...

    BUCKLEY, Charles Burton.
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    Inscribed by the author. Inscribed on the title: J. C. Clausen from his affectionate uncle, the Author, Singapore, February 1908.Buckley(1844-1922)...

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  • Guide to Peking, North China, South Manchuria and Korea.

    COOK, Thomas.
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    Maps include Peking and Keijyo (Seoul). This copy also contains a loose brochure on a tour to Peiping. A very good example of scarce guide-book.Fi...

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  • The Imperial guide to India.

    IMPERIAL GUIDE TO INDIA
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    This unusual guide also includes Ceylon, Kashmir and Burma. Maps include Bombay, Madras, Agra, Lucknow.First edition. 8vo (18.5 x 12.5 cm; ix, 244...

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  • Falconry in the Valley of the Indus.

    BURTON, Richard Francis.
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    Rare: only 500 copies were printed. 'Burton's Falconry is today considered a classic, although it created little stir at the time of its appearanc...

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  • A Comprehensive History of India,

    BEVERIDGE, Henry
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    A beautifully bound set of Beveridge's history of India, profusely illustrated.3 vols, large 8vo, engraved titles, frontispieces, 19 coloured maps...

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  • Travels in Central Asia,

    VAMBERY, Arminius.
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    Vambery's important Silk Road narrative of a journey through the Caspian to Khiva, Bokhara, and Samarkand.In 1861, with a grant of 1,000 florins f...

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  • The Great Rift Valley,

    GREGORY, John Walter.
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    Gregory's important exploration expedition in the hitherto unknown highland regions of Mt. Kenya.In 1892 Gregory was seconded as naturalist to a l...

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  • Great Britain. London and its Environs,

    BAEDEKER, Karl.
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    Rare first edition with errata slip.. The first edition of London is one of the rarest English editions. The second edition was published only a ye...

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  • The Poetical Works of John Keats.

    KEATS, John.
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    A sweet copy of Keats' poems, from his juvenilia to his later narrative verse.Small 8vo (14 x 10.5 cm); gift inscription in pen to front free endp...

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  • The Lyrics and Minor Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley.

    SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe.
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    A sweet copy of the lyrical poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley, including Ozymandias, Ode to the West Wind, and his elegy on the death of John Keats, A...

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  • English Madrigals in the Time of Shakespeare.

    COX, F.H. (editor).
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    A charming selection of English lyrical poems from the time of Shakespeare, bound in publisher's vellum gilt. With examples from some of the most ...

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  • History of Western Philosophy

    RUSSELL, Bertrand.
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    Despite Russell's still important mathematical works and indeed his essays in logical positivism, not to mention his much vaunted campaigning for ...

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  • The Fruit Grower's Guide.

    WRIGHT, John.
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    Attractive colour plates of apples, pears, grapes, berries, etc., by botanical artist May Rivers.3 volumes bound in 6, 43 chromolithograph illustr...

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  • Home and Abroad.

    PARR, Martin.
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    Signed. Home and Abroad features Martin Parr's photographs of British people spending their leisure time shopping, on day trips at home, and on hol...

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  • Sefirat HaOmer.

    [PRAYER BOOK].
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    Miniature illustrated prayer book. Scarce Ashkenazic miniature Prayer Book.The volume contains prayers for the forty-nine days between Passover and...

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  • Palestine Controversy: A Symposium.

    Fabian Colonial Bureau.
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    Pamphlet containing the addresses of the symposium, with an introduction by Henry Noel Brailsford - the most prolific British left-wing journalist...

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  • The Albert N'Yanza.

    BAKER, Sir Samuel W.
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    Baker, after various adventures in Ceylon and the area around the Black Sea, went to Africa and embarked on his greatest adventure, namely to disc...

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  • En attendant Godot.

    BECKETT, Samuel.
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    Effectively the earliest obtainable manifestation of Godot.Written between October 1948 and January 1949, the play was not produced until January ...

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  • Bored Couples.

    PARR, Martin.
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    Signed. Bored Couples was issued to accompany an exhibition at Galerie du Jour agnès b, Paris (18 February - 27 March, 1993).First edition, signed ...

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  • [British Food].

    PARR, Martin.
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    Signed. British Food was issued to accompany an exhibition at Galerie du Jour agnès b, Paris.First edition, signed on p1; oblong 4to (248 x 180 mm,...

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  • Saloon Society.

    [BRODOVITCH, Alexey] MANVILLE, Bill; ATTIE, David.
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    Inscribed by Bill Manville. First edition, inscribed: 'Nat– / Trouble! / Bill / Manville / PM – [...]'. This book is based on Bill Manville's weekl...

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  • The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby.

    WOLFE, Tom.
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    First edition of the author's first collected book of essays.First edition, first impression; 8vo; unmarked internally; publisher's white cloth, d...

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  • The British Museum is Falling Down.

    LODGE, David.
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    First edition of the author's scarce third novel.First edition, first impression; 8vo; some toning to page stock, else unmarked internally; publis...

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