Published by Sharon, Ma, 1985
,157pp. Cloth. As new. A helpful guide to Pacific whaling material.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM17596
Published by New Haven, 1991
27pp. Printed wrappers. As new. The exhibition catalogue of a show mounted for the 100th anniversary of Melville's death from Reese's private collection.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM21531
Published by New York, 1986
528pp. Illus. Facsimiles. Cloth backed boards. Ownership inscription. Fine. In dust jacket. An excellent chronicle of travel and exploration throughout the world in the 17th to 19th centuries.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM13380
Published by New York & London, 1908
pp. plus plates. Frontis. Original gilt cloth, t.e.g. Some edge wear. Very good. The attractions for travellers in Italy and Spain.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM8274
Published by London, 1947
266pp. plus plates. Frontis. Publisher's cloth. Very good. Guide to the enjoyment of antiquities in Greece and Turkey.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM9029
Published by Melbourne, 1944
99pp. Stiff pictorial wrappers. Very good, although printed on bad paper. A collection of outlaw tales of the outback.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM4757
Published by Princeton, 1916
52,ii,65pp. Original gilt cloth. About fine in dust jacket chipped at head and toe of spine. Translation of Vespucci's 1504 Soderini letter, with an introduction and notes by George Tyler Northup.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM8078
Published by Chicago, 1917
261pp. Illus. Original cloth. Very good. Bookplate and newspaper clipping on front endpapers. Later printing of this general survey of western exploration.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM24629
Published by New York & London, 1928
,236pp. plus plates. Cloth backed boards, printed paper label. Corners bumped, else fine. The authors were daughter and grandson of Tyler. Includes accounts of voyages and travels in Europe, as well as life in New England.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM12350
Published by San Marino, Ca, 1966
xiii,233pp. Portrait. Cloth. Fine. In dust jacket with small tear and sunned spine. Osbun was an Ohio doctor who sailed to California during the gold rush via the Isthmus of Panama, and eventually sailed to the South Seas in a speculative venture. The appendices describe in detail the ships and places covered in the text. MINTZ 585. KURUTZ 472.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM12233
Published by Berlin, 1896
322pp. plus plates. Later half cloth and marbled boards. Very good. Third edition. The author's travels through North Africa and southern Spain.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM6929
Published by London, 1913
xii,197pp. plus plates and advertisements. Frontis. Publisher's cloth. About fine. Examination of the Kalahari Desert.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM9033
Published by Ames, Ia, 1979
xiv,194pp. Frontis. Cloth. Backstrip gone, but spine intact. Upper edges worn. Internally clean. A serviceable copy. A fine shipwreck reference, with nearly four hundred well annotated entries.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM38044
Published by Berkeley, 1932
120pp. Frontis. Stiff printed wrappers. Very good, largely uncut. Prints the correspondence of John Wilkes and Jean-Baptiste Suard between 1764 and 1780, shedding light on French-British relations of the period.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM17528
Published by New York & London, 1910
vii,,275,pp. plus plates. Frontis. Pictorial cloth. Cloth soiled, else very good. A later version of the author's account of his exploration of Tibet and capture and imprisonment there in 1897.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM12827
Published by Boston, 1895
349,pp. Portrait. Gilt pictorial cloth. Covers soiled, else very good. First American edition of this account of a colorful career, including adventures in the Far East, and in the American West - travels through the Rockies, mining adventures, hunting trips on the plains, clashes with Indians and outlaws, visits to Colorado and San Francisco. ADAMS SIX-GUNS 1162 (ref).
Seller Inventory # WRCAM2530
Published by Gainesville, Fl, 1994
xi,414pp. Cloth. As new. In pictorial dust jacket. The most useful reference work on this part of the Caribbean. Originally published at $150.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM33026
Published by London, 1915
pp. plus 52 colored plates. Quarto. Gilt pictorial cloth. Some light foxing, else near fine with tissue guards intact. Study and illustrations of the architecture.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM6940
Published by Taylorville, Il, 1916
,126pp. Portrait. Illus. Map. Gilt cloth. Front hinge starting, else very good. Warm presentation inscription from the author, as well as a manuscript note laid in which may be in the author's hand. Reprints the author's 1910 and 1912 correspondence to the New York MUSICIAN COURIER, with additions, describing his travels through Poland and Russia, with many references to the musical world. He visited Tchaikovsky's home and presents some unique news regarding him and other Russian composers of the day.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM9025
Published by [Np, 1889
20pp. Frontis. plus 3 plates. Folding chart. Dbd., else very good. Monograph on the history of Ralegh's birthplace, Hayes Barton. Illustrated with a photogravure of the farmhouse. Inscribed by the author on front wrapper to Henry Stevens, the famous Americana dealer.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM17364
Published by Cleveland, 1966
82pp. Small quarto. Vellum with ties. Bookplate on front pastedown. Very fine. In original clamshell box. Handsomely executed facsimile of the first edition (1628) of Drake's exceedingly valuable work.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM15980
Published by Published by the Norwegian-American Historical Association, Northfield, Minnesota, 1927
60pp. Original wrappers. Fine. Peter Testman, a tinner, emgirated from Norway in 1838 and settled in Shelby County, Missouri after traveling through much of the eastern part of the United States. His journey was ill-timed, though, and he returned to Norway in 1839 after experiencing the disastrous economic effects lingering from the crash of 1837. This reprint contains facsimiles of the original Norwegian text as well as the English translation. HOWES T108. SABIN 94934.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM26376
Published by London, 1932
x,303,pp. plus plates. Frontis. Quarto. Gilt publisher's cloth, t.e.g. Some scattered foxing, spine sunned. Very good. Presentation inscription from the author.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM9031
Published by Philadelphia, 1902
pp. Photographic illus. Oblong 12mo. Original ribbed cloth. Front hinge broken, contents shaken, slight edge wear, else very good. The author was a missionary for the evangelical Lutheran Church at Guntur. This work, published for Harpster, is a promotional for that church as well as the missionary cause in general. Pictured are the missionaries serving in Guntur, the buildings, class members, etc.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM6964
Published by Goteborg, 1900
382pp. Illus. Gilt pictorial cloth. Neat bookplate. Very good. The Swedish gentleman went around the world in 1899; fifty pages are devoted to America, which he crossed by train.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM2629
Published by London, 1883
viii,288pp. plus advertisements. Half title. Original gilt pictorial cloth. Edgeworn, partial library label on front cover, hinges broken and contents shaken. Fair. Shark hunting and other deep water adventures in the South Seas and Indian Ocean.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM10573
Published by New York, 1908
x,272pp. including plates (some of which are colored). Tall octavo. Original gilt pictorial cloth. Very good. A handsome volume about the antiquities of Egypt, illustrated with many color plates.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM18290
Published by Bloomington, In, 1966
pp. Frontis. Quarto. Original gilt cloth. Small nick in cloth, else fine. From an edition limited to 500 copies. Lilly librarian and former bookseller Randall's account of a list of classic sea fiction compiled by the noted collector, J.K. Lilly. An interesting endeavor.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM31821
Published by New York, 1899
398pp. Frontis. Plates. Cloth. A very good copy. Not a model of objectivity, but rather a study of "how different is the outdoor criminal from his convicted brother shut in behind prison bars." Flynt travelled about with both American and European tramps and hoboes, and when not concentrating on their physical configurations with the instincts and enlightenment of a late 19th century phrenologist, he does manage some scattered empirical observations. TRAIN TO PLANE 63.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM6150
Published by Melbourne, 1895
16pp. Self-wrappers. Very good. Speech given in Australia by sometime Wyoming rancher Frewen, who, after having failed in the cattle business, devoted himself to urging the gold standard on the British Empire.
Seller Inventory # WRCAM14515