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ISLES OF EDEN A South Sea Idyll-With Music

By: Andrews, Loring

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Ray Long & Richard R. Smith, Inc.: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7497


Binding slightly loose. ; A trip for the whole family below the equator where the only coin of exchange need be a happy smile and a tune on the accordion. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 351 pages View more info

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CHARLES DARWIN AND THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE

By: Barlow, Nora (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1946

Order Number: 1792


Light shelf wear to DJ, particularly upper extremities. Previous owners name in front free endpaper. ; Fold out map at rear; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 279 pages View more info

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CHARLES DARWIN AND THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE

By: Barlow, Nora (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1946

Order Number: 1793


Wear to DJ, particularly gutters and spine. Binding slightly loose. ; Fold out map at rear; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 279 pages View more info

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AUSTRALIEN

By: Berney, Maurice

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Bern, Kümmerly & Frey: 1964

Order Number: 10732


DJ shows wear and small open tears; In German. Lots of color photos ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 171 pages View more info

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THE DISCOVERY OF AUSTRALIA

By: Calvert, Albert F.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son Limited: 1902

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 18095


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Endpapers darkened. ; Green boards with gilt lettering. All edges gilt. Profusely illustrated with maps ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184, 8 pages View more info

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THE SONGLINES

By: Chatwin, Bruce

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Elisabeth Sifton Books: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 7449


Remainder mark to foredge; Author Chatwin and travelling companion Arkady travel through aboriginal Australia, the last place on earth occupied not by shepherds, tribal cultures, or cities, but by the most ancient hunter-gatherers. ; 8vo; 293 pages View more info

THE SONGLINES

By: Chatwin, Bruce

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Elisabeth Sifton Books: 1987

Order Number: 1674


Previous owner's name to fep; 8vo; 293 pages View more info

THE SONGLINES

By: Chatwin, Bruce

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Elisabeth Sifton Books: 1987

Edition: First Trade Edition

Order Number: 1675


Slight wear to DJ. Top corners bumped; Author Chatwin poses two questions: Why is humankind the most restless and dissatisfied animal, and is the wandering life really less 'normal' than settling in one place and living in a dwelling?; 8vo; 293 pages View more info

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PAPUA NEW GUINEA

By: Curth, Hank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1970

Order Number: 7462


Binding a bit loose. ; Unpaginated. Numerous color photos illustrate the natural beauty of Papua New Guinea, and a 7" 33 1/3 rpm record is included of the sounds of New Guinea. ; Color Photographs; 8vo View more info

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THE TIMELESS LAND

By: Dark, Eleanor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1941

Order Number: 1698


Minor rubbing and a bit of fraying to DJ along extremities; Book club edition. ; 8vo; 499 pages View more info

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MELANESIANS AND AUSTRALIANS AND THE PEOPLING OF AMERICA

By: Hrdlicka, Ales

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution: 1935

Order Number: 7456


Book block detached from cover wraps. ; A study of fossils and bones to ascertain the derivation of the American Indian. Volume 94, number 11 in the Miscellaneous Collections series.; Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections; 8vo; 58 pages View more info

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THEIR SHINING ELDORADO A Journey through Australia

By: Huxley, Elspeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company, Inc.: 1963

Order Number: 7477


Chipping & sunning to DJ. ; Four months exploration resulted in this report from the noted author. Maps in endpaper. Much info about the fauna of Australia.; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 432 pages View more info

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MEN OF THE JUNGLE

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson: 1949

Edition: Later Printing

Order Number: 17931


DJ darkened and with open tears. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Spine a bit slanted; A story of the diamond fields of Australia; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 259 pages View more info

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THE LETTERS OF F.W. LUDWIG LEICHHARDT [THREE VOLUME SET]

By: Leichhardt, F. W. Ludwig

Price: $56.13

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1968

Order Number: 15573


Volume one has water damage to boards and book block as well as DJ. Binding not tight. Volume two has bumped top corners. Volume three has wear and chipping to DJ; The letters of Leichhardt, who explored and scientifically examined Australia. Volume two has a fold-out map showing the Australian voyages of the author in 1843-44. ; 8vo; 423, pages View more info

AUSTRALIA AND THE SOUTH SEAS

By: Lohse, Bernd

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Oliver & Boyd: 1959

Order Number: 1690


DJ price clipped and with notes to front flap ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 119 pages View more info