New York: Viking, 1940. Illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff. 165pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper lightly worn, much of the dust wrapper's spine and rear cover are missing and the remainder has been pasted down onto paper. New York: Viking Press, 1940. First edition. A very good copy in a good dust wrapper.
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1929. 10 x 8 inches, no place, December 6, 1929. This black-and-white portrait photo shows Halliburton dressed in a suit, facing the camera, and gazing off to the side. Inscribed: "Especially (and gratefully) for Veronica Hutchinson, Dick Halliburton, Dec 6 1929." Small chip and tear in left margin; good condition. American traveler, adventurer and author who died at age 39 in an attempt to sail a Chinese junk, the Sea Dragon, across the Pacific ocean from Hong Kong to the.....
New York: Century, 1925. Introduction by Sir James Rennell Rodd. Illustrated with maps, and photographs by the author. xiii + 363pp., thick 8vo, decorative pictorial cloth; ownership signature front free endpaper, covers lightly rubbed and spine slightly sunned. New York: Century Co., (1925). Internally clean and tight, a rubbed but still very good copy.
London: Partridge, 1886. Frontispiece and numerous other illustrations and maps. 511pp. Short thick 8vo, handsomely rebound in 3/4 dark green morocco with the original gilt-stamped cloth pictorial covers preserved (cloth is rubbed but still very attractive; some minor toning and fingering to pages). London: S.W. Partridge and Co., 1886. First edition. A very good(+) copy in a stylish binding.
London: Jacob Blome, 1638. Extra engraved title and 45 interesting copper engravings including 6 maps. Small folio, old calf (rubbed). London: Blome and Bishop, 1638. Second Edition Revised and Enlarged by the Author. A very good clean tight copy. Sir. Thomas Herbert made an extensive tour in Persia, Cape of Good Hope, Madagascar, and Surat, and coasted the Eastern shores of North America on his return to England. His account of these travels is written in a lively and agreeable.....
London: R.H. Porter, 1890. Photographic frontispiece portrait. Illustrated with numerous sketches by the author and one large folding map at rear. 455pp., thick 8vo, rebound in pale green cloth with black gilt- lettered morocco label. London: R.H. Porter, 1890. Fine. Jameson was the Naturalist on Stanley's expedition.