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Incidents on Land and Water: Four Years on the Pacific Coast

By: Bates, D. B.

Price: $105.00

Seller ID: 44103


Boston: James French and Company 1857, 1st edition. A narrative by a captain's wife of the burning of the ships Nonantum, Humayoon, and Fanchon together with many startling adventures on sea and land. No dust jacket, small 8vo, boards blind and gilt-stamped, 336pp, frontis and three engraves plates, edge wear, light spotting on front boards and embossing worn, some foxing but clean and tight, a Good copy of the first edition. View more info

Italian Journeys

By: Howells

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 15083


Boston: Houghton, Mifflin & Co, 1901. No dust jacket, green cloth slightly frayed on edges, top edges gilt, front cover gilt embossed, EX-LIBRARY number on spine, pocket and label on front endpapers, stamped 'withdrawn,' contents clean and tight, overall Poor+. View more info

Oyster River

By: Millar

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 20363


New York: Knopf 1964, 1st US. Dust jacket rubbed, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Head Hunting in the Solomon Islands

By: Mytinger, Caroline

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 44945


New York: The Macmillan Company 1942, 1st edition. Two young American women explore the Melanesia islands of the southwest Pacific, doing portraits and describing local life as they go. Dust jacket intact though missing head of spine, 8vo in red cloth, map endpapers, line drawings throughout, six full-page b&w portraits, 416pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Fair. View more info

Into the Heart of Borneo

By: O'Hanlon, Redmond

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 31687


New York: Random House 1985, 1st US edition. An exuberant narrative of a 1983 journey on foot and by boat to the center of Borneo where no one had ventured for more than half a century. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in black cloth and paper, bibliography, b&w illustrations, index, 191pp, slight fading to top of boards o/w no marks, near Fine. View more info

Voyage through the Azure Seas, A

By: Van Sinderen

Price: $115.00

Seller ID: 14814


New York: Privately printed by Yale University Press, 1958, limitation of 725 stated not numbered. A tour through the Mediterranean on a cruise ship, with 150 b&w and color photos of noteworthy scenes and art objects. Slip-cased, blue cloth with gilt embossing, contents as new, near Fine. View more info

Slow Boat to China

By: Young

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 26039


New York: E. P. Dutton / Obelisk. Adventures on and off the high seas en route from Piraeus to Canton, illustrated throughout with pen-and-ink drawings by Salim. SOFT cover, 5.25x7.5, 489pp, no marks, Good. View more info