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1 Batman, Richard The Outer Coast.
San Diego Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1986 0156706008 / 9780156706001 Paperback VG+; Initials embossed on title page  
"The explorers, adventurers, and scoundrels who confronted the Pacific wilderness when it was the edge of the world."; 8vo; 384 pp  
Price: 7.00 USD
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2 Bjerre, Jens The Last Cannibals. [Translated from the Danish by Estrid Bannister)
New York William Morrow 1957 Hardcover G+/NONE; Minor discoloration along edges, name on endpaper  
Travels and adventures among the aborigines of central Australia and the natives in New Guinea.; 8vo; 192 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Uneasy Rider The Interstate Way of Knowledge , Bryan, Mike
3 Bryan, Mike Uneasy Rider The Interstate Way of Knowledge
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1997 0679416714 / 9780679416715 1st Edition Hardcover NF/NF  
Travel along the interstates in the American southwest and California; 8vo; 349 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Delaney, Mary Murray Of Irish Ways
New York Perennial Library 1980 0060924217 / 9780060924218 Reprint Paperback VG; Minor wear to edges  
Complete look at Ireland - its history, customs, literature, etc.; trade pb; 356 pp  
Price: 5.00 USD
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5 Eskelund, Karl The Forgotten Valley. A Journey into Nepal
New York Taplinger Publishing Co. 1960 B0007DW7RE Hardcover VG/G; DJ with wear and small tears and chips along the edges  
A fascinating look at Nepal (Tibet) when it was still relatively untouched by the outside world and few foreigners had traveled there.; 8vo; 187 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD
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6 Fosdick, Harry Emerson A Pilgrimage to Palestine
London Student Christian Movement 1928 B0008AGO5M 1st British Edition Hardcover G/NONE; Bound in blue, fading and spotting on front board and spine, slight foxing on endpapers, owners stamp on ffep, shaken  
An account of the author's travels to holy sites in Eqypt, Palestine, and Syria. Fosdick (1878-1969) was a liberal Protestant minister, teacher, and author, who was pastor of the interdenominational Riverside Church in New York City (192646), preacher on the National Vespers nationwide radio program (192646), and a central figure in the Protestant liberal fundamentalist controversies during the 1920s. A nice copy that would be worth having re-cased.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 332 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Gann, Ernest Twilight for the Gods.
New York William Sloane 1956 B00005X17C Book Club Edition Hardcover VG/VG; Name on f.e.p.; DJ with minor wear to edges, some sun burn on back flap.  
The story of the "Cannibal", one of the last commerical sailing ships and her voyage of 1928.; 8vo; 212. pp  
Price: 6.00 USD
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Seeing Red :  Behind the Scenes in Russia Today , Grady, Eve Garrette
8 Grady, Eve Garrette Seeing Red : Behind the Scenes in Russia Today
New York Brewer, Warren & Putnam 1931 B000857UMI 2nd Printing Hardcover G+/Fair; Bound in red, light wear to edges: DJ worn, faeded on spine, large chip at top of spine and front cover  
The author, who was living in the Soviet Union with her engineer husband, was expelled from the country for telling a joke about Stalin. This book is an insightful look at the country during the late 1920's; 8vo; 307 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Hilowitz, Beverley (editor) A Horizon Guide: Great Historic Places of Europe.
New York American Heritage 1974 0070289158 / 9780070289154 Hardcover NF/VG; Bound in red, minor wear to edges of DJ  
A useful reference.; 8vo; 384 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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Westward the Course!  The New World of Oceania , McGuire, Paul
10 McGuire, Paul Westward the Course! The New World of Oceania
New York William Morrow 1945 b0007fzycc 5th Printing Hardcover VG/G; DJ sun-faded on some, worn on edges.  
The author traveled throughout the South Pacific before World War II.; 8vo; 434 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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BROWN MEN and RED SAND, Journeyings in Wild Australia , Mountford, Charles P.
11 Mountford, Charles P. BROWN MEN and RED SAND, Journeyings in Wild Australia
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1962 B0007JK6MQ Later Printing Hardcover VG-/G+; Bound in brown, DJ with wear to edges.  
First published in 1950, a record of scientific discovery, an adventure story, and an expression of the author's affection and respect for the nomadic aboriginal culture of Australia. Looks at culture and social customs. Many b&w photographs.; 192. pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Mytinger, Caroline Headhunting in the Solomon Islands around the Coral Sea.
New York MacMillan 1942 B000ANF8AE Later Printing Hardcover G+/NONE; Bound in brown cloth, minor spots on edge boards, endpapers maps of the Solomon Islands.  
Memoirs of the author's four years of travels around the Solomon Island in order to make pictorial records of the vanishing civilizations in the region.; 8vo; 416 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Out In The Noonday Sun:  Edwardians in the Tropics , Pakenham, Valerie
13 Pakenham, Valerie Out In The Noonday Sun: Edwardians in the Tropics
New York Random House 1985 0394522567 / 9780394522562 Book Club Edition Hardcover VG/VG; Light shelf/reading wear to book and DJ, name on false tp; DJ slightly sun-faded on spine  
Fascinating survey of some of the men and women and their lives in the far reaches of the British Empires at the turn of the century; numerous photographs and illustrations; 8vo; 255 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Riding The Iron Rooster By Train through China , Theroux, Paul
14 Theroux, Paul Riding The Iron Rooster By Train through China
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1988 0399133097 / 9780399133091 BOMC Hardcover VG/VG; Minor wear to edges of DJ; endpapers maps of China.  
8vo; 480 pp  
Price: 6.00 USD
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India: Land of the Black Pagoda , Thomas, Lowell
15 Thomas, Lowell India: Land of the Black Pagoda
New York P.F. Collier & Sons 1930 B00005W6DD Reprint Hardcover VG/NONE; Bound in green, slight foxing on endpapers.  
Illustrated with original photographs taken by H. A. Chase and Lowell Thomas. Lowell Thomas Adventure Library. ; 8vo; 350 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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16 Thomas, Lowell Jr. Out of This World. Across the Himalayas to Forbidden Tibet.
New York Greystone Press 1950 B0007DMM38 1st Edition Hardcover VG-/VG-; DJ sun-faded on spine  
The Lowell Thomas expedition to Lhasa, includes numerous photographs. One of the last accounts of Tibet before the take-over by Communist China. Fascinating reading! ; 8vo; 320 pp  
Price: 18.00 USD
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17 van Hoek, Kees Country of my Choice. An Irish Panorama.
Tralee The Kerryman Ltd. 1946 B0007K2S0I 3rd Edition Hardcover G+/NONE; Quarter-bound in green, spine discolored and worn at top & bottom, boards look worn, text clean; endpapers maps of Ireland.  
Includes several b&w photographs.; 12mo; 195 pp  
Price: 7.50 USD
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The Back Of Beyond Travels to the Wild Places of the Earth , Yeadon, David
18 Yeadon, David The Back Of Beyond Travels to the Wild Places of the Earth
New York Harpercollins 1991 0060165839 / 9780060165833 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF; Light rubbing on DJ  
The author, an intrepid traveler, recounts his adventures in the hidden corners of 13 countries, from a camel caravan across the Sahara to China's Inner Mongolia. A great armchair adventure ; 8vo; 449 pp  
Price: 11.00 USD
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