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First Footsteps in East Africa or, An Exploration of Harar, in Two Volumes (Volume I only)

By: Burton, Sir Richard (Captain)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life Books: 1983

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAFR15

ISBN: 705415005

Condition: Very Good


Cushioned hardcover, not issued with dust jacket, reprint of 1894 facsimile edition, 498gms, 209 pages, decorated endpapers, red and gold stamped boards and gilt page edging, volume 1 only of a two volume set, part of Time-Life "Classics of Exploration" series, includes loose-leaf explanation of inclusion in the "Classics of Exploration" series. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light rubbing to boards. Ex-libris sticker on inside front endpaper. Some light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Flying the Kite: Travels of an Australian Politician

By: Button, John

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAUS48

ISBN: 0091828724

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 214gms, 241 pages. Based on John Button's experiences as a travelling Australian politician in countries ranging from the USA to India, from Ireland to Scandinavia, and from China to Vietnam, he writes on topics as varied as the fundamental changes in the Australian economy in the 1980s and our ability to operate in the global marketplace. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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White, The: Last Days in the Antarctic Journeys of Scott and Mawson 1911-1913

By: Caesar, Adrian

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001655

ISBN: 0330361570

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 310gms, 287 pages. Adrian Caesar's stunning stroke of imaginative re-creation transports us to the last days of the perilous expeditins by both Scott and Mawson in the heart of the white continent. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Greek Phrasebook (Lonely Planet)

By: Callimassia, Markella A.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRAEUR200

ISBN: 0864426836

Condition: Good


Softcover, second edition, 158gms, 316 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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Barbarians and Mandarins: Thirteen Centuries of Western Travellers in China

By: Cameron, Nigel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISASI59

ISBN: 0195903730

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 576gms, 443pgs, illustrated endpapers. This book presents a fascinating record of the confrontation between East and West over thirteen centuries, through the accounts of representative Western travellers in China. Book is in 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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In Darwin's Wake: Revisiting Beagle's South American Anchorages

By: Campbell, John

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA, Sheridan House Inc.: 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA24

ISBN: 1574090259

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with aqua boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 714g, 271pgs. This is skipper, John Campbell's, cruise on the Thalassi, an 83ft ketch, where he retraced some of the steps taken by Charles Darwin on his historic journey aboard The Beagle. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. There is a very small ownership sticker on the inside front endpaper. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combine... View more info

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Hawaii: Eyewitness Travel Guides

By: Carr, Gerald et al.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Dorling Kindersley Limited: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAUSA28

ISBN: 0751348236

Condition: Good


Soft card cover with flap, reprint, 356gms, 208 pages, illustrated endpapers. 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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All Things Wild

By: Carter, Jeff

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby Limited: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000706

ISBN: 0727002759

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red/orange boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 666gms, 151 pages, illustrated map endpapers. The yarns and myths of the outback are here intermingled with Jeff carter's personal observations and reflections of a lifetime of searching out 'All Things Wild' in Australia. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription on the front endpaper and a small pencil inscription on the inside front title page. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-lov... View more info

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Road to Botany Bay, The: An Exploration of Landscape and History

By: Carter, Paul

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Alfred A. Knopf: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISAUS525

ISBN: 0394570359

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green and red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 728pp, weighs 384gms, white endpapers. This trail-blazing re-evaluation of the origins of Australia is a work of powerful imagination. Paul Carter takes insights from many disciplines - philosophy, city planning, sociology, linguistics, psychoanalysis, and art history - and brings them to bear in a deeply original way on the subjects of travel, exploration and settlement. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with... View more info

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Winners' Enclosure, The

By: Caulfield, Annie

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, England, Simon & Schuster UK Limited: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS27

ISBN: 0671018019

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 225gms, 338 pages. Annie Caulfield's Irish family frequently told her a tall tale of an uncle who'd been banished to Australia, found fame and fortune as a jockey and even had a championship cup and a race course named after him. This is her journey to the fact and fiction of this family tale. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, mild page discolorations throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're... View more info

Day Walks Tasmania

By: Chapman, John; and Chapman, Monica

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Kew East, VIC, Australia, John Chapman: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS132

ISBN: 095961298X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 376pgs, 192gms. This book includes comprehensive track notes for 41 walking areas, 95 walk variations, colour topographic maps for each walk, colour photographs throughout, and gradient profiles showing ascents and descents. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Wraps show some mild curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wreck of the Whaleship Essex, The

By: Chase, Owen

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, England, Headline Book Publishing: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRASEA25

ISBN: 0747263639

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 184g, 208pgs. A first-hand account of one of history's most extraordinary maritime disasters. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, 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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Over the Edge: A True Story of Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia

By: Child, Greg

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Judy Piatkus: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI15

ISBN: 0749923415

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 556gms, 284 pages. Four rock climbers in the remote mountains of Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia are kidnapped by fanatical militants of the Islamic Movement for Uzbekistan (IMU), which is linked to Osama Bin Laden's Al Qaeda network. This is their story. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with comb... View more info

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I Know You Got Soul: Machines With That Certain Something

By: Clarkson, Jeremy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM21

ISBN: 0141022922

Condition: Fine


Softcover, reprint edition, 296gms, 244pgs. In this book, Clarkson tells the stories of the geniuses, innovators and crackpots who put the ghost iin the machine. Book is in fine, near new condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Don't Stop Me Now

By: Clarkson, Jeremy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM22

ISBN: 0141026111

Condition: Fine


Softcover, reprint edition, 336gms, 335pgs. Book is in fine, near new condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Born to Be Riled: The Collected Writings of Jeremy Clarkson

By: Clarkson, Jeremy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM23

ISBN: 0141028998

Condition: Fine


Softcover, reprint edition, 452gms, 554pgs. In this book, Clarkson takes a look at the world through his windscreen, shakes his head at what he sees and then puts the boot in. Book is in fine, near new condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Don't Stop Me Now

By: Clarkson, Jeremy

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM3

ISBN: 0141026111

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 342gms, 335pgs. Book is in good condition with only mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey With Our Children

By: Cohen, David Elliot

Price: $18.00

Publisher: San Francisco, USA, Travelers' Tales, Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRA47

ISBN: 1885211651

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 378g, 292pgs. The remarkable story of one family's decision to trade their home for the road. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, texta scribble on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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No Holiday: 80 Places You Don't Want to Visit

By: Cohen, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, The Disinformation Company Pty Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRA35

ISBN: 193285729X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 414g, 191pgs. Martin Cohen turns the typical travel book on its head, exploring all the best places you would not like to go. Book is in very 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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Tales From a Sunburnt Country: Volume 2

By: Cole, Lynn (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Limited: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST51

ISBN: 0864493665

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial hardcover replicated on pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 192 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This is volume 2 in a 2 volume set. In these two volumes, editors have selected more than 35 of their favourite pictures and places and stories from the great deserts to the humid and bountiful tropical regions of Queensland and the Top End. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info