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Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1871. Profusely illustrated throughout. xxiv, 17-591 pages plus ads, all printed on thin paper. Thick 8vo, original gilt and black-stamped spine and cover (lightly worn at tips). Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1871. First edition. A very good copy of this rather scarce book.
London: Strahan, 1801. of Barbreck; with the Singular Humours of his Tartar Guide Hassan Artaz; Comprising the Occurrences of Four Years and Five Days, in an Overland Journey to India. xii, 259 +4pp of ads. 12mo, original leather-backed glazed boards (well-worn and cracked but still a solid and charming binding; toning and light foxing throughout). London: Printed by A. Strahan for Longman & Rees, 1801. Fourth edition.
London: John Stockdale, 1804. Illustrated frontispiece in first volume and 13 other engraved illustrations done by Medland after drawings by Stothard; engraved device on title page (title page in second volume is lacking). 2 volumes. 493; 483 pages. Short thick 8vos, bound in full contemporary tree calf, re-backed in the past with gilt-decorated spines and red labels (bindings rather worn with some significant repairs). London: John Stockdale, 1804. Reprint. Some light foxing throughout, heavier on the palates which are also.....
New York: Heritage, 1950. Translated by William Robson, with introduction by Ben Ray Redman and illustrations by Edy Legrand. xxviii, 365 pages. Tall 8vo, yellow and gray cloth decorated with fleur-de-lis patterns, original onionskin overwrapper, slipcase. New York: Heritage Press, (1950). A fine un-read copy.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1946. 275 pages. Slim 8vo, gray cloth, pictorial d.w. Garden City: Doubleday, 1946. First edition. A very good copy--light sunning to cloth edges, gift inscription by previous owner on front endpaper; in a good wrapper--largely intact but with significant chipping to spine ends and corners.
Chicago: Wilde, 1914. Color frontis., illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings by Frank T. Merrill. 301pp., 12mo, tan cloth with black-and-white photograph inlaid on front cover; covers lightly soiled and worn. Boston: W. A. Wilde Company, (1914). First edition. A lightly worn but still very good copy.
Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1860. Together with Journeys to Jagga, Usambara, Ukambani, Shoa, Abessinia, and Khartum; and a Coasting Voyage from Mombaz to Cape Delgado... with an appendix and notes on language and geography by E.J. Ravenstein. Frontispiece folding map. 464pp., 12mo, original blind stamped pebbled brown cloth (cloth is rubbed at spine ends). Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1860. First American edition. Very good. A very nice copy of this important, early book on African exploration.
Dublin: James McGlashan, 1847. Illustrated with 21 b/w plates by Hablot K. Browne, all quite clean. 342 pages. 8vo, attractively bound by Fazakerley Sindep of Liverpool in older 3/4 polished blue calf; gilt-decorated spine with red label; marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Dublin: James McGlashan, 1847. First edition. Spine is lightly faded and rubbed at extremities; previous owner's bookplate, still a very good(+) copy of this rather scarce book. Published anonymously, this is an early book by Le Fanu, who.....
London: HarperCollins, 2004. Foreword by William Waldegrave. 136 pages. Short thin 4to, blue cloth, d.w. London: HarperCollins, (2004). First English edition (it precedes the Norton First American Edition which is titled "21"). The unfinished final book of the series, published after the author's death -- it follows on from where "Blue at the Mizzen" ends.
Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Co., 1944. Some black & white illustrations. 248 pages. 8vo, blue cloth with red lettering, vibrant pictorial d.w. (edgeworn, lightly toned) protected with mylar. Racine: Whitman Publishing Co., (1944). Previous owner's name inked on front endpaper, pages toned. A very good copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. Illustrated by Henry E. Vallely.
New York: Macmillan, 1927. Foreword by Gilbert Grosvenor. Introduction by Robert Laird Borden. Extensively illustrated, including folding map in rear pocket. xxv + 784 pages, thick 8vo, blue cloth; chipped at head of spine, covers rubbed. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1927. A worn copy but still good and solid.