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Image for Historical Documents Relating to Japan in Foreign Countries: An Inventory of Microfilm Acquisitions in the Library of the Historiographical Institute (shiryo Hensan - jo)

Historical Documents Relating to Japan in Foreign Countries: An Inventory of Microfilm Acquisitions in the Library of the Historiographical Institute (shiryo Hensan - jo)

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, The Umiversity of Tokyo 1988: 1988

Book number: 35951


xvi, 127 pp, xlix., Edges slightly tanned, JAPANESE AND ENGLISH TEXT. Deals with the UK, the USA, The rep of Austria and the Kingdom of Denmark. View more info

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Tuscan Villas

By: Acton, Harold

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson 1973: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 46305


288 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w, some fading to dustwrapper. View more info

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Tuscan Villas

By: Acton, Harold

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson 1973: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 44764


288 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w some marks to dustwrapper, and darkening to the spine. View more info

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The Villas of Tuscany

By: Acton, Harold

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson 1984: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 51212


288 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. With 179 illustrations, 34 in colour. Photographs by Alexander Zielcke. No names or other inscriptions. VG/VG View more info

Image for Black's Picturesque Tourist of Scotland : With an Accurate Travelling Map; Engraved Charts and Views of the Scenery; Plans of Edinburgh and Glasgow; and a Copious Itinerary

Black's Picturesque Tourist of Scotland : With an Accurate Travelling Map; Engraved Charts and Views of the Scenery; Plans of Edinburgh and Glasgow; and a Copious Itinerary

By: Adam and Charles Black

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Adam and Charles Black 1839: 1839

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 54932


vii, 415, (3) pp. Contemporary blind-stamped cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Boards slightly marked & stained. Two hand-coloured folding maps, two plans, 6 plates, including frontis and one double, and 4 overlaid mini-maps. Internally clean. Binding firm. First edition, published 1839, of the first of Black's Guide Books. In Very Good condition. View more info

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Stones Hilltops and the Sea : Some Jugo-Slavian Impressions

By: Alexander, Ruth

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Alston Rivers Ltd. 1929: 1929

Book number: 56194


272 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Slight lean to spine. Frontis creased. Clean copy. Illustrations. View more info

Image for Pyrenean Festivals : Calendar Customs, Music & Magic, Drama & Dance

Pyrenean Festivals : Calendar Customs, Music & Magic, Drama & Dance

By: Alford, Violet

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus 1937: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55632


286 pp. Publisher's blue cloth in dust wrapper. Dj torn & chipped with some losses. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. Full-page and in-text illustrations. Musical examples. Folding map at rear. View more info

Image for Il Mito e l'Immagine: Capri, Ischia e Procida Nella Pittura Dal '600 Ai Primi Del '900

Il Mito e l'Immagine: Capri, Ischia e Procida Nella Pittura Dal '600 Ai Primi Del '900

By: Alisio, Giancarlo, Brigitte Dapra and Others

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Torino, Nuova ERI Edizioni Rai 1988: 1988

Book number: 44435


295 pp. Full cloth in dw. In slipcase. Pictorial endpapers. Numerous colour and b&w reproductions. Text in Italian. View more info

Image for Souvenir of the Lakes of Killarney and Glengariff

Souvenir of the Lakes of Killarney and Glengariff

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons 1892: 1892

Book number: 51277


vi, (22), 48 pp. Blue decorated cloth with gilt lettering to front board. Wear to spine ends and extremities. Endpapers darkened. Frontis and eleven additional leaves with lovely colour chromolithographs, two to a page, of scenes of Killarney and environs. This is followed by a 47 page text and map. Good to VG condition. View more info

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The Soviet Arctic

By: Anon and Soviet Union

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Moscow and Leningrad, State Art Publishers 1939: 1939

Book number: 54302


Unpaginated. Publisher's original grey cloth with red flag design to front board and white lettering to front board & spine. Ex-library copy with usual markings and with loss to front endpaper where label has been roughly excised. Boards rubbed and darkened with tear to spine joint. Black & white photography throughout. Colour folding map at rear. Details the exploration and development of the Soviet Arctic including its native peoples. Details also of the Soviet polar e... View more info

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An Englishman in Paris (Notes and Recollections) In two volumes

By: Anon [Vandam, Albert D.]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall 1892: 1892

Edition: Sixth Edition

Book number: 56658


In 2 volumes complete. xv, 332; xv, 352 pp. Contemporary half morocco over cloth. Gilt lettering to spines. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Some scuffing to leather & wear to corners. Internally clean. Bindings firm. View more info

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The Passionate Quest - The Fraser Brothers in India

By: Archer Mildred, Toby Falk

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Alfalk / Scorpion Publishing 1989: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 31897


144 pp, 67 colour and 93 black & white illustrations, small white mark on front board. Scarce title. View more info

Image for Early Views of India ; The Picturesque Journeys of Thomas and William Daniell 1786-1794. The Complete Aquatints.

Early Views of India ; The Picturesque Journeys of Thomas and William Daniell 1786-1794. The Complete Aquatints.

By: ARCHER, Mildred

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson 1980: 1980

Book number: 51659


240 pp, with 258 illustrations, 33 in colour and 3 maps. View more info

Image for Illlustrations of Jerusalem and Mount Sinai; Including the Most interesting Sites Between Grand Cairo and Beirout. From Drawings By F. Arundale, Architect, With a descriptive Account of His Tour and Residence in Those Remarkable Countries.

Illlustrations of Jerusalem and Mount Sinai; Including the Most interesting Sites Between Grand Cairo and Beirout. From Drawings By F. Arundale, Architect, With a descriptive Account of His Tour and Residence in Those Remarkable Countries.

By: Arundale, F.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn 1837: 1837

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 26617


115pp. Frontispiece printed on Indian paper. Map, plan and 19 tinted lithographs (complete). The binding is waterdamaged but the very handsome plates are in good condition and tissue-guarded. Printing by Hallmandel. View more info

Image for Curry & Rice (On Forty Plates) Or, The Ingredients Of Social Life At "Our" Station In India

Curry & Rice (On Forty Plates) Or, The Ingredients Of Social Life At "Our" Station In India

By: Atkinson, George Francklin, Captain Bengal Engineers

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Day & Son:

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 47467


N.d. [c. 1859]. Unpaginated. Gilt-decorated cloth. Sometime rebacked with original spine laid down. Corners worn. Board edges and spine darkened. All edges gilt. Scattered foxing, also affecting plates. Forty lithographic plates on subjects such as 'Our Sporting Griff,' 'Our Moonshee,' 'Our Tiger Shooting,' etc. Binding firm. View more info

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Le Marais: Mythe et Realite

By: Babelon, Jean-Pierre

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Paris, Caisse Nationale des Monuments Historiques et des Sites/Picard 1987: 1987

Book number: 52102


340 pp. Large paperback. Spine faded but lettering bright. Slight edgewear to covers. Published to accompany the exhibition at the Hotel de Sully in Paris in 1987. Illustrated throughout in b&w. Text in French. VG View more info

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Palestine and Syria : Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker, Publisher 1894: 1894

Edition: Second Edition, Revised

Book number: 55668


Second edition, revised and augmented. cxx, 444 pp. Publisher's original maroon limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. All edges marbled. Slight fading to spine. A few faint marks to cloth. Internally clean. No ownership names. With 17 maps, 44 plans and a folding panorama of Jerusalem. Maps and plans complete. Cloth clean. Binding firm. An attractive copy in Near Fine condition. View more info

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London and Its Environs : Including Excursions to Brighton, the Isle of Wight, etc.

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker 1885: 1885

Book number: 55680


Fifth revised edition. x, 368, 45 pp. Publisher's original maroon limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Cloth clean. Internally clean. With four maps and 15 plans. Maps and plans complete. View more info

Image for The United States with an Excursion into Mexico : Handbook for Travellers

The United States with an Excursion into Mexico : Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker, Publisher 1904: 1904

Edition: Third Edition, Revised

Book number: 55678


ciii, 660 pp. Publisher's original maroon limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Spine slightly worn & rubbed. Lacks front endpaper. Minor chipping & tears to a few maps. With 25 maps and 35 plans. Maps and plans complete. View more info

Image for Switzerland and the Adjacent Portion of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol : Handbook for Travellers

Switzerland and the Adjacent Portion of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol : Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker, Publisher 1907: 1907

Book number: 55679


Twenty-second edition. xl, 551 pp. Publisher's original maroon limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. In the original printed dust wrapper. Dj spine darkened & slightly chipped at spine ends. Cloth clean. Internally clean. With 69 maps, 18 plans and 11 panoramas. All complete. Uncommon in jacket. View more info