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The Source of the Nile: The Lake Regions of Central Africa, Burton, Richard F.
101 Burton, Richard F. The Source of the Nile: The Lake Regions of Central Africa
London The Folio Society 1993 Hardcover Fine Very Good Slipcase 
London: The Folio Society, 1993. Very good quality reprint from 1993. Folding map laid in loosely at the front. Handsome decorated binding with black slipcase. The book is in fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, with tight binding, no names or other markings. The slipcase is very good with just a touch of shelf rubbing.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good Slipcase. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A Treatise on the Situation, Manners, and Inhabitants, of Germany; and The Life of Agricola, C. Cornelius Tacitus. Translated By John Aikin
102 C. Cornelius Tacitus. Translated By John Aikin A Treatise on the Situation, Manners, and Inhabitants, of Germany; and The Life of Agricola
Cambridge, England Printed for W. Grant, Sold By J. Grant, T. & J. Allman 1823 Hardcover Fair 
Cambridge, England: Printed for W. Grant, Sold By J. Grant, T. & J. Allman, 1823. Title page dated 1823. Heavily worn copy in blue-green hardcover with tan cloth spine, paper spine label, 224 pages. Covers worn and spotted, upper portion of rear joint torn, spine label chipped, text block sound, endpapers and preliminaries heavily foxed, chips from front free endpaper and top of title page (printed areas not affected), church library label inside front cover, pages mainly clean, name in pencil on front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Log of the Ship "Hurricane" from New York to San Francisco 1854, Capt. Samuel Very, Jr.
103 Capt. Samuel Very, Jr. Log of the Ship "Hurricane" from New York to San Francisco 1854
Mystic, Connecticut The Marine Historical Association, Inc. 1931 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Mystic, Connecticut: The Marine Historical Association, Inc., 1931. Original Marine Historical Association publication, Volume I, No. 2. Softcover, about 30 pages. Very good with minor edgewear, corner chip to rear cover, binding sound, pages lightly age-toned but clean, light cigarette odor which should dissipate over time, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Letters from Europe, Comprising The Journal of a Tour Through Ireland, England, Scotland, France, Italy, and Switzerland, in the Years 1825, '26, and '27.  In Two Volumes, Carter, N. H.
104 Carter, N. H. Letters from Europe, Comprising The Journal of a Tour Through Ireland, England, Scotland, France, Italy, and Switzerland, in the Years 1825, '26, and '27. In Two Volumes
New York G. & C. Carvill, Printed By Sleight & George, Jamaica, L.I. 1827 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
New York: G. & C. Carvill, Printed By Sleight & George, Jamaica, L.I., 1827. First edition, 1827. Two handsomely bound volumes containing a collection of letters written during the course of a three year tour of Western Europe. Blue marbled boards with black morocco spines, raised spine bands, gilt lettering with gilt ruled and outlined compartments, name of Byron Kirby at the foot of each spine in gilt, marbled endpapers, 528 + 571 pages. Some light shelfwear, mainly edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text blocks with no loosened pages, pages clean with some occasional light foxing, dampstains to the outer margins of several pages in volume I, a fewer lower corner creases, no chips, tears or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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Gods, Graves, and Scholars: The Story of Archaeology, Ceram, C. W.  Translated By E. B. Garside and Sophie Wilkins
105 Ceram, C. W. Translated By E. B. Garside and Sophie Wilkins Gods, Graves, and Scholars: The Story of Archaeology
New York Alfred A Knopf Inc 1968 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Alfred A Knopf Inc, 1968. Second edition [1968]. Green cloth with dustjacket. Very good with firm binding, no names or other markings, priceclipped dustjacket in mylar protector.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Book of English Desserts : Favorite Recipes for Cakes and Sweets, Chambers, Constance. Illustrated By Alastair and Margaret Hamilton
106 Chambers, Constance. Illustrated By Alastair and Margaret Hamilton The Book of English Desserts : Favorite Recipes for Cakes and Sweets
South Brunswick and New York A.S. Barnes and Co., Inc. 1965 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
South Brunswick and New York: A.S. Barnes and Co., Inc., 1965. Published 1965. Purple cloth with silver gilt spine lettering, 102 page with index, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, looks and feels about new, with minimal edgewear, sound text block, good hinges, clean contents free from any markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condtion, clean and slightly faded with some light shelf soil to the white background.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Traditions of Edinburgh, Chambers, Robert.  Illustrated By James Riddel
107 Chambers, Robert. Illustrated By James Riddel Traditions of Edinburgh
Edinburgh and Philadelphia W. & R. Chambers, Limited; J. B. Lippincott Company 1912 Hardcover Good 
Edinburgh and Philadelphia: W. & R. Chambers, Limited; J. B. Lippincott Company, 1912. Very attractive copy of the richly illustrated 1912 edition, containing 35 color plates and a map. Bright roybal blue cloth with lettering and decoration in gilt, top edge gilt, 377 pages. Covers rubbed at the edges with some light fraying to corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, slightly age-toned but clean pages free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Life and Labors of David Livingstond, LL.D, D.C.L., Covering His Entire Career in Southern and Central Africa..., Chambliss, J. E.
108 Chambliss, J. E. The Life and Labors of David Livingstond, LL.D, D.C.L., Covering His Entire Career in Southern and Central Africa...
Philadelphia Hubbard Brothers 1875 Hardcover Good 
Philadelphia: Hubbard Brothers, 1875. Copyright 1875, this copy consistent with that date. Very attractive copy in pictorial rust colored cloth over beveled boards, lettered and decorated in gilt and black, 853 pages plus publisher's ads. Illustrated with black and white engravings plus a folding color frontis map which has been detached but is present. Light rubbing to the extremities, gilt bright and clear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, no names or other markings. The map has a 3" repairable closed tear to one edge.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Travels in Greece: or, an Account of a Tour Made at the Expense of the Society of Dilettanti, Chandler, Richard
109 Chandler, Richard Travels in Greece: or, an Account of a Tour Made at the Expense of the Society of Dilettanti
Oxford Clarendon Press 1776 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1776. First edition, 1776. Includes only four of the seven maps. Front cover detached. Important account 18th century travel in Greece, including a meticulous account of the ruins at Athens. Contemporary marbled boards with calf spine, red spine label, 304 pages. Covers heavily rubbed with front cover detached but present, text block sound, large chips to the lower 20% of two leaves but professionally repaired with the missing text neatly handwritten in place, minor dampstains to the lower edge of the first three leaves, title page foxed with public library blindstamp in right margin and two tiny numbers on reverse side (no other library markings), front free endpaper absent. Folding map of Greece and Peloponnesus good with a closed tear affecting about three inches of the printed area, other maps very good. Missing maps: Plan of Port Piraeus, Plan of Athens, Chart of the Isthmus of Corinth - they appear to have never been bound in. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 745.00 USD
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The Letters of Maxwell Chaplin, Chaplin, Maxwell.  Edited By George Stewart
110 Chaplin, Maxwell. Edited By George Stewart The Letters of Maxwell Chaplin
New York Association Press 1928 First Edition Hardcover Good No 
New York: Association Press, 1928. First edition of this collection of letters by this noted missionary to China, illustrated with black and white plates. Dark blue cloth, 239 pages, no dustjacket. Edges rubbed, mainly the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages free from names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Twentieth Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey 1898-99. Part VII: Explorations in Alaska in 1898, Charles D. Walcott, Director
111 Charles D. Walcott, Director Twentieth Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey 1898-99. Part VII: Explorations in Alaska in 1898
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1900 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1900. First edition, 1900. Part VII, Alaska, including numerous illustrations and maps, including folding maps in color, 5 large folding maps in a rear pocket. Externally quite worn, internally good to very good, maps very good. Ex college library with expected markings plus withdrawn stamps on the endpapers and stamped once on the reverse side of each folding map. Dark brown cloth printed in gilt, 11.5" tall, 508 pages. Covers lightly rubbed with additional wear to the extremities, hinges internally reglued and secure, text block sound, pages slightly age-yellowed but clean.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 185.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Changsha.  No. 4897 Annual Series, China Trade - Changsha
112 China Trade - Changsha Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Changsha. No. 4897 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1912 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1912. Official trade report for 1911, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes commentary on the effects to this area of the Xinhai Revolution of 1911-12, as well as a section on the opium trade. Includes a folding map. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 24 pages including the covers. Some light cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Chinkiang.  No. 4861 Annual Series, China Trade - Chinkiang
113 China Trade - Chinkiang Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Chinkiang. No. 4861 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1912 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1912. Official trade report for 1911, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes commentary on the effects to this area of the Xinhai Revolution of 1911-12, as well as a section on the opium trade. Includes a folding map in color. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 16 pages including the covers. Some cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Hangchow.  No. 4898 Annual Series, China Trade - Hangchow
114 China Trade - Hangchow Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Hangchow. No. 4898 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1912 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1912. Official trade report for 1911, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes commentary on the effects to this area of the Xinhai Revolution of 1911-12, as well as a section on the opium trade. Includes a folding map. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 12 pages including the covers. Some light cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean, some light foxing to the map.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1910 on the Trade of Kiukiang.  No. 4723 Annual Series, China Trade - Kiukiang
115 China Trade - Kiukiang Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1910 on the Trade of Kiukiang. No. 4723 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1911 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1911. Official trade report for 1910, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes a section on the opium trade and consumption. Includes a folding map. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 20 pages including the covers. Some cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean, some very light foxing to the map.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Newchwang.  No. 4901 Annual Series, China Trade - Newchwang
116 China Trade - Newchwang Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Newchwang. No. 4901 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1912 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1912. Official trade report for 1911, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes a section on the effects to this area of the Xinhai Revolution of 1911-12. Includes a map. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 32 pages including the covers. Some light cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Pakhoi.  No. 4851 Annual Series, China Trade - Pakhoi
117 China Trade - Pakhoi Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1911 on the Trade of Pakhoi. No. 4851 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1912 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1912. Official trade report for 1911, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes commentary on the effects to this area of the Xinhai Revolution of 1911-12, as well as a section on the opium trade. Includes a folding map. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 12 pages including the covers. Some cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1910 on the Trade of Shanghai.  No. 4747 Annual Series, China Trade - Shanghai
118 China Trade - Shanghai Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1910 on the Trade of Shanghai. No. 4747 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1911 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1911. Official trade report for 1910, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes a section on the opium trade and consumption. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 26 pages including the covers. Some cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1900 on the Trade of Soochow.  No. 2713 Annual Series, China Trade - Soochow
119 China Trade - Soochow Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1900 on the Trade of Soochow. No. 2713 Annual Series
London Harrison and Sons for Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1901 Paperback Good 
London: Harrison and Sons for Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1901. Official trade report for 1900, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes a brief section on the opium trade and consumption. Light blue softcover with string stitched binding, 12 pages. Some cover wear and soil, including a bit of chipping, contents age-toned but clean.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China.  Report for the Year 1910 on the Trade of Tientsin.  No. 4714 Annual Series, China Trade - Tientsin
120 China Trade - Tientsin Diplomatic and Consular Reports - China. Report for the Year 1910 on the Trade of Tientsin. No. 4714 Annual Series
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1911 Paperback Good 
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1911. Official trade report for 1910, including information about types and values of items imported and exported, statistics, and interesting observations about the port and its population. Includes a section on the opium trade and consumption. Includes a folding map. Self-wraps, printed softcover with string stitched binding, 16 pages including the covers. Some cover wear and soil, edgewear, contents age-toned but clean, some very light foxing to the map, which also has a few small chips at the center fold.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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