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Buchan Papers, The

By: Jones, J. D. F.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, The Harvill Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAFR7

ISBN: 1860461808

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 400gms, 249 pages. Here is a recently discovered manuscript from a young John Buchan solving at last the mystery of Kruger's Gold - the treasure which the defeated Afrikaners smuggled out of Pretoria at the end of the Anglo-Boer War. It disappeared and has been the subject of search and speculation ever since. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Incredible Voyage, The: A Personal Odyssey

By: Jones, Tristan

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA, Sheridan House, Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRASEA47

ISBN: 0924486902

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 644g, 390pgs. This is the story of Tristan Jones' intrepid 6 year voyage, sailing on a small craft on the lowest body of the world, the Dead Sea in Israel, and the highest, Lake Titicaca in the Andes, covering a distance equal to twice the circumference of the world. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Malay: Phrasebooks (Lonely Planet)

By: Keeney, Susan

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 2008

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI200

ISBN: 1740594940

Condition: Good


Softcover, third edition, 154gms, 310 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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History of Ships, The

By: Kemp, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, UK, Orbis Publishing Limited: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA18

ISBN: 0846704994

Condition: Fair


Hardcover, first edition, 1660g, 288pgs, photographs on endpapers. A comprehensive history of ships, from prehistoric times, to modern technology, from fishing vessels, to mighty aircraft carriers and battleships. Ex-library book is in fair condition with stamps throughout, damaged front cover replaced by printed title page and clear plastic cover, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With o... View more info

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Solo Woman: Gaby Kenard's World Flight

By: Kennard, Gaby

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Bantam Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: TRA46

ISBN: 1863590080

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 578g, 216pgs, maps on endpapers, signed by author on title page. The story of how an ordinary woman set out to achieve the seemingly impossible, and became the first Australian woman to fly solo around the world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Guide to Parks of Sydney

By: Knox, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, University of New South Wales Press Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS18

ISBN: 0868400955

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 275gms, 160 pages. Guide to Parks of Sydney is a comprehensive listing of a selection of the best public parks in and around Sydney. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Guide to Parks of Sydney

By: Knox, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, University of New South Wales Press Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS54

ISBN: 0868400955

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 275gms, 160 pages. Guide to Parks of Sydney is a comprehensive listing of a selection of the best public parks in and around Sydney. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Many-Coloured Land, The: A Return to Ireland

By: Koch, Christopher

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAUK11

ISBN: 0330364375

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 222gms, 246 pages. Australian novelist Christopher Koch sets out on a journey through Ireland with his friend Brian Mooney, looking for traces of the 19th century: the time of the Famine, when two of his great-great grandmothers came to Van Dieman's Land, on of them as a convict. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Many-Coloured Land, The: A Return to Ireland

By: Koch, Christopher

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Limited: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAUK29

ISBN: 0330363832

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 340gms, 246 pages. This is best-selling Australian novelist, Christopher Koch's, story of his journey through Ireland which his friend the folk singer, Brian Mooney. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and heavy page discoloration/spotting throughout. There is a small ownership sticker on the inside back of the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Into the Wild

By: Krakauer, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUSA708

ISBN: 033038970X

Condition: Good


Paperback, first thus, gms, 205 pages. In 1992, Chris McCandless, hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness. He had given all his savings to charity, abandoned his car and possessions, burnt all the money in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a hunter. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Kakadu: The Making of a National Park

By: Lawrence, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Carlton South, VIC, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS458

ISBN: 0522848680

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 910gms, 384 pages, blue endpapers. This book offers a fascinating and comprehensive account of the social and political history of the establishment and development of Kakadu National Park, and of the joint management arrangements between the Australian Nature Conservation and the traditional Aboriginal owners of the Park. Book is in good condition with some very minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket shows some light chipping and bumping, otherwise no ... View more info

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Crocodile Juliette

By: Lawrence, Jack

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Landsborough, QLD, Australia, Jack Lawrence: 1999

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRAAUS100

ISBN: 0957791305

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 418gms, 294 pages. This is the true story of the adventures of Juliette, ornithologist extraordinaire, who accompanied me on an expedition to Cape York for 6 weeks and then into the Great Outback for a further four. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Great Highways of The World

By: Lawson, Wendy (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1996

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: TRA21

ISBN: 0864389817

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial board and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1000gms, 192 pages, decorated endpapers. Twenty-five spectacular journeys across some of the world's most breathtaking scenery. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Paris: Encounter (Lonely Planet)

By: Le Nevez, Catherine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 2011

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRAEUR103

ISBN: 1740598482

Condition: Good


Softcover, second edition, 222gms, 224 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Finland (Lonely Planet)

By: Lehtipuu, Markus; and Makela, Virpi

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAEUR100

ISBN: 0864421567

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 400gms, 374 pages. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Voyage to the Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of SOLO

By: Lewis, David

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Australian Broadcasting Corporation: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAANT15

ISBN: 064297604X

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 500g, 144pgs, illustrated endpapers. This book tells about the expedition by David Lewis aboard SOLO to Antarctica in 1977-78. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen marking from a previous owner on the inside front free endpaper and inside title page. Right bottom corners have been cut out of the first three pages. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and one very small tear to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mammoth Book of Polar Journeys, The

By: Lewis, Jon E. (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Constable & Robinson Ltd: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRA53

ISBN: 1845294300

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 378g, 494pgs. This book includes 42 eye-witness accounts of adventure and tragedy in the Arctic and Antartica including the stories of Shackleton, Scott, Amundsen, Mawson, Nansen and Fiennes. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Last Expedition, The: Stanley's Fatal Journey Through the Congo

By: Liebowitz, Daniel; and Pearson, Charlie

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Piatkus Books Ltd: 2005

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: TRAAFR11

ISBN: 0749950633

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, first UK edition, 820gms, 355 pages, grey endpapers. A noble rescue mission descends into a nightmare of cruelty, starvation and cannibalism - bringing to a close the European exploration of Africa. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa (including a sketch of sixteen years' residence in the interior of Africa, and a journey from the Cape of Good Hope to Landa on the West coast; thence across the continent, Down the River Zambesi)

By: Livingstone, David

Price: $35.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life Books: 1984

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAFR18

ISBN: 705415147

Condition: Very Good


Cushioned hardcover, not issued with dust jacket, reprint of 1857 facsimile edition, 1265gms, 711 pages, decorated endpapers, red and gold stamped boards and gilt page edging, part of Time-Life "Classics of Exploration" series, includes loose-leaf explanation of inclusion in the "Classics of Exploration" series, also includes loose ex-libris sticker. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light rubbing to boards. Some light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may require additiona... View more info

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Wrecks on the New South Wales Coast

By: Loney, Jack

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Yarram, VIC, Australia, Oceans Enterprises: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA41

ISBN: 0646110810

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 292gms, 166pgs. This book, the result ofg many years of intensive research, records more than 1500 wrecks from the early eighteenth century to recent years and is illustrated by a remarkable collection of photographs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. The cover shows some curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info