Category: Exploration/Travel, Geography, Maps/Cartography

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Appalachian Trail

By: Warren, Michael (photographs); Sandra Kocher (text)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Portland, OR, Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040107

ISBN: 0912856459

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green textured paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil, oblong format. Very slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, otherwise virtually as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. 103 pp., illus. w/ color photographs. View more info

Hot Countries

By: Waugh, Alec

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar and Rinehart: 1930

Seller ID: 034190

Condition: VG+


Dark mint green cloth, lettered/illus. in copper foil. Mild shelf wear, slight binding lean, text block edges a bit toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. viii,304 pp., illus. No F&R colophon, thus not a first but clearly an early printing. View more info

Food, Gender, and Poverty in the Ecuadorian Andes

By: Weismantel, Mary J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Prospect Heights, IL, Waveland Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040605

ISBN: 1577660293

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. 1st ptg. w/ full number line. [xiii],234 pp., b&w plates. Light shelf wear, light crease to top front cover corner, a few pages showing a minor ink mark. View more info

Mapping the World: A History of Exploration

By: Whitfield, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 030049

Condition: Fine


Teal green cloth, elaborately decorated in gold foil and black, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Housed in original color printed paper covered slipcase, also as issued. An immaculate copy. 263 pp., color illus. throughout. First edition thus, with addiitional content; originally issued in 1998 by the British Library. View more info

New Found Lands : Maps in the History of Exploration

By: Whitfield, Peter

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, The British Library: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030050

ISBN: 0712345574

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued, now in archival mylar. viii,200 pp., fully illus. in color. View more info

Historic Maritime Maps

By: Wigal, Donald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Sirrocco: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012347

ISBN: 1844843890

Condition: Fine


Laminated pictorial boards. 255 pp., fully illus. w/ color plates. As issued. Dust jacket slightly rubbed at head of spine, otherwise as issued. View more info

Historic Maritime Maps

By: Wigal, Donald

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, Sirrocco: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012360

ISBN: 1844843890

Condition: Fine


Laminated pictorial boards. 255 pp., fully illus. w/ color plates. As issued. View more info

Historic Maritime Maps

By: Wigal, Donald

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, Sirrocco: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030048

ISBN: 1844843890

Condition: Fine


Laminated pictorial boards. 255 pp., fully illus. w/ color plates. As issued. View more info

The Mapmakers: The Story of the Great Pioneers in Cartography - From Antiquity to the Space Age

By: Wilford, John Noble

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1981

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 029945

ISBN: 0394461940

Condition: Near Fine


Brown 1/4 cloth, tan paper covered boards, lettered in brown and gold foil. Slight shelf wear, minor soil mark along bottom front edge, slightly bumped corner. Gift inscription on half-title, otherwise unmarked. Firm binding. xi,417 pp., illus. Color illus. dust jacket shows minor shelf wear, two small marks of tape residue on rear panel, price clipped front flap, now in archival mylar. View more info

Panorama of Treasure Hunting: Romantic Adventures in Strange Lands and Queer Places

By: Wilkins, Harold T.; Adm. Bertrand Chambers, C.B. (fwd.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton and Co.: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043312

ISBN: B000EWGPDK

Condition: Very Good


Light brown buckram, lettered in brown. Cloth is minimally soiled, with a small mark on lower front cover near fore-edge, several dime-size semicircles of lightening on spine panel, and an area of modest dampstaining extending approx. 1 1/2" along top rear edge, not affecting interior. Top text block edge (stained brown, as issued) shows light dampstaining toward outer corner (again not affecting interior), other edges a bit dulled by age and use. xx,582 pp., illus. w/ sepia-tone plates, also charts, sketches. Scarce stated first edition, no additional printings indicated (1st ptg.). View more info

White Gold: The Story of African Ivory

By: Wilson, Derek; Ayerst, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Taplinger Publishing Co.: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038612

ISBN: 0800882512

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth, lettered in brown on spine panel. Cloth moderately flecked on front cover and spine panel, lightly on rear cover, otherwise only light shelf wear, with text block edges mildly foxed. [viii],184 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Illus. dust jacket spine panel shows a few small holes and surface loss from silverfishing, with some toning along spine panel and flap folds, now in mylar. View more info

Wish You Were Here: A Tour of America's Great Hotels During the Golden Age of the Picture Post Card [SIGNED]

By: Zaid, Barry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005929

ISBN: 0517580098

Condition: Fine


96 pp., fully illus. w/ full color reproductions of vintage post cards. As issued. Dust jacket shows slightly sunned front and spine panels, slight wear to edges, price clipped front flap. SIGNED by author on title pg. Scarce signed copy. View more info