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Image for Fortune Magazine (July 1939)

Fortune Magazine (July 1939)

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Time, Inc.: 1939

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 10078


Publisher's card photographic wraps. This is the special New York City Issue, with sections entitled (1) The People, (2) They Govern Themselves, (3) They Earn a Living, and (4) What is this City?Profusely illustrated with both color and B&W photographs and reproductions, and includes a large fold-out map of the entire city and a color section of reproductions of paintings featuring New York. . Cocked, edges worn, text block clean and strong. VERY GOOD. . Color and B&W ... View more info

Half Hours in the Far North: Life Amid Snow and Ice

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, William Isbister: N.D.

Edition: Reprint. First Edition

Seller ID: 11833


Full calf prize binding (Christ Church, Canterbury), spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering on burgundy label in one compartment, ornate gilt tooling in the remainder, gilt medallion on cover, marbled endpapers and edges. nd (c. 1883). Profusely illustrated in B&W. . Spine worn, front board detached. Prize binding with award label on fep, otherwise unmarked, text block tight, square and clean. GOOD. . The Half Hour Library of Travel, Natu... View more info

Image for The Desert Realm Lands of Majesty and Mystery

The Desert Realm Lands of Majesty and Mystery

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Geographic Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 14891


Publisher's laminated photographic boards. Profusely illustrated with full-page color photographs. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust jacket has light wear at the head of the spine and the top edge of the rear cover. FINE/VERY GOOD+. . Color photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 304 pp View more info

Image for We Japanese Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts of the Japanese Besides Numerous Other Subjects

We Japanese Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts of the Japanese Besides Numerous Other Subjects

By: N/A

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Hakone, Japan, Fujiya Hotel, Ltd.: 1950

Edition: Second Edition. 1

Seller ID: 16383


Publisher's patterned cloth cover wraps, paper label on front cover, silk cord binding. Profusely illustrated with b&w drawings and photographs. . Front cover has a small hole in the fabric (about the size of a nail-head), covers are slightly age spotted, fabric on spine is missing, else unmarked, square and clean. VERY GOOD. . B&W Photographs and drawings. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 591 pp View more info

Image for The Romance of Ballooning The Story of the Early Aeronauts

The Romance of Ballooning The Story of the Early Aeronauts

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1971

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 17199


Publisher's full orange cloth with embossed balloon in gilt on the front cover, gilt lettering on spine, cream endpapers. Profusely illustrated with b&w and color drawings and photographs, some on tipped-in plates. This is a large, heavy book. Sorry to have to ask for extra postage. . Heel of spine has slight shelf-wear, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust jacket is age toned at the edges and on the spine, has light rubbing to tips of rear cover a... View more info

Image for Beijing, the Capital of China

Beijing, the Capital of China

By: N/A

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, The Red Flag Publishing House: 1986

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 18986


Publisher's glossy wraps. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. . NEAR FINE. . China's Urban Reform Series Series. Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 343 pp View more info

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Espana Toledo

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Madrid, Castel and Co.: N.D.

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 19325


10 beautiful, color, tipped in plates of Toledo, Spain. . Disbound, soft covers are chipped and heavily dust soiled, shadow from moisture on the first 5 p., only affecting the bottom tip of the mounting paper on the first plate. The plates are pristine and gorgeous. GOOD+. . Color drawings. Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Sverige i farg (Sweden in Colour) A Colour Survey of Swedish Towns and Landscapes

Sverige i farg (Sweden in Colour) A Colour Survey of Swedish Towns and Landscapes

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Grako AB: 1969

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 20598


Text in four languages: Swedish, German, French and English. Covered in red cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Clean, unmarked and tight. . Unclipped dust jacket shows very minor wear with slight fading inside. . Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. Unpaginated pp View more info

Image for Rand McNally Premier World Atlas

Rand McNally Premier World Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Co.: 1967

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 21002


Publisher's full red cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine, red endpapers. . Head and heel of spine are rubbed and slightly frayed, light rubbing to tips and edges, former owner's name in pencil on front endpaper, else unmarked, square and clean. VERY GOOD. . Color maps and photographs. Folio 13" - 23" tall View more info

Image for Granta  The Magazine of New Writing / 124

Granta The Magazine of New Writing / 124

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Granta Publications: summer 2013

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 21619


Various writers writing about places that had effects on them...Dave Eggers, Haruki Murakami, Siddhartha Mukherjee Lina Wolff, Ellen Bryant Voight, Fine/ As New . Travel Series. Vol. 124. 256 pp View more info

Image for The World its Cities and Peoples (Nine Volumes, Complete) Illustrated

The World its Cities and Peoples (Nine Volumes, Complete) Illustrated

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Paris, New York, and Melbourne, Cassell & Company, Ltd.: N.D.

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22726


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, black lettering on cover, endpapers brown. All volumes profusely illustrated with full-page B&W plates. 9 Volumes. . Light water mark on foredge of volume IV, else all volumes tight, square, unmarked, and clean. NEAR FINE . B&W Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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A Tour of Moscow: An Illustrated Guide

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Moscow, Planeta Publishers: 1987

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 23276


Publisher's glossy, laminated boards. Illustrated with color photographs.. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean, showing only light shelf-wear, else fine. NEAR FINE.. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. 237, (3) pp View more info

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Bucharest

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Bournemouth, England, Parkstone Press: 1999

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 25869


Publisher's glossy, laminated boards, photographs on endpapers. Illustrated with color photographs.. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket shows only very mild shelf-wear. FINE/FINE.. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 163, (2) pp View more info

Malerische Studien: Eine Reise um die Welt in 200 farbigen Photographien nach Naturaufnahmen

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Leipzig, K. P. Koehler: N.D.

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26044


Bound in publisher's full olive cloth, intricate illustration and lettering on cover in silver, red, green, black, orange, and blue; printed endpapers. nd (c. 1900). Illustrated with 200 full-page color photographs of scenes all over the world. Text and captions in German.. Crease on ffep, slightly cocked, otherwise unmarked, tight, and clean; all photographs bright and clear. VERY GOOD. . Color Photographs. Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall. (vi), 232 pp View more info

Image for Street Furniture: Shire Album 47

Street Furniture: Shire Album 47

By: Aaron, Henry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Princes Risborough, Aylesbury, Bucks., Shire Publications, Ltd.: 1991

Edition: Second Edition. Second Printing

Seller ID: 7824


Publisher's glossy wraps. Profusely illustrated with B&W photographs by Ian Sherran. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. FINE.. Shire Albums Series. Vol. 47. B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 32 pp View more info

Image for The Moon by Whale Light And Other Adventures Among Bats, Penguins, Crocodillians, and Whales

The Moon by Whale Light And Other Adventures Among Bats, Penguins, Crocodillians, and Whales

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1991

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 15415


Quarter bound in publisher's navy cloth over teal boards with author's initials embossed in shiny blue on the front cover, silver lettering on spine and decorated endpapers. . Head of spine is very slightly rubbed, else pristine, unmarked, square, tight and clean. Price clipped dust jacket is rubbed along all edges and has two faint scratches on the rear cover. NEAR FINE/ VERY GOOD-. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. xxii, 249 pp View more info

Image for Dead Reckoning Altitude and Azimuth Table

Dead Reckoning Altitude and Azimuth Table

By: Ageton, Arthur

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., United States Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: Third Edition. 1

Seller ID: 19139


Publisher's flexible black covers with green lettering on spine. . Lower tip of rear cover is bumped, lettering on front cover is faded, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Image for Mandir:  Concepts and Tradition

Mandir: Concepts and Tradition

By: Aksharpith, Swaminarayan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gujarat, India, Swaminarayan Aksharpith: 1999

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 17868


Publisher's full black velvet-like cloth with gilt lettering on spine and cover, brown endpapers. Profusely illustrated with color photographs, many full page. . Gilt lettering on front cover is very slightly chipped, a few check marks in ink and on short notation in the text, else tight, square and clean. Dust jacket has slight shelf-wear to the heel of the spine , else fine. VERY GOOD+/ NEAR FINE. . Color Photographs. Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall. 165 pp View more info

Image for A Guide to Jewish Toledo

A Guide to Jewish Toledo

By: Alvarez, Ana Maria Lopez; Ricardo Izquierdo Benito; Santiago Palomero Plaza

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toledo, Spain, CODEX Ediciones: 1990

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20868


Pink and black cover, lettering is pink in blue box on spine and cover, image of Toledo in black, pink and green on cover, beautifully illustrated throughout. . Cover has some shelf-wear, former price sticker residue on rear, small creases at lower back corner, else tight and clean. . Color Photographs. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. 101 pp View more info

Image for The Moronic Inferno and Other Visits to America

The Moronic Inferno and Other Visits to America

By: Amis, Martin

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1987

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20736


Quarter bound navy over tan with gilt lettering on spine. . Clipped dust jacket shows shelf-wear, fading and chipping. Top of front cover sunned. Previous owners name in ink on endpapers. Otherwise, unmarked and tight. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xi, 208 pp View more info