Exploration - pre-1900
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Beirut: Khayats, 1963. Hardcover. xxxv, 214, p.,xxxvi-xlviii p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x8.75 inches, illus., 7 fold-out illustrations, previous owner's name penned on free front endpaper else very good facsimile reprint in an unclipped, lightly worn and yellowed dj. Khayats Oriental Reprints No. 3.
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1890. Hardcover. 898p., cloth-covered boards, gilt titles, 5.5x8,5 inches, illus., one fold-out map, boards edgeworn, corners bumped, spine dimmed, one illustration detached but present, offsetting to endpapers, hinges cracked and repaired with tape; first edition. Originally published in 1729. The Adventure Series.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1999. Paperback. xxix, 72p., wraps, 6x9.25 inches, very good condition. Pané accompianed Columbus on his second voyage to the New World and wrote an account of his time living among the indigineous peoples of Hispaniola. Latin America in Translation.
London: George Routledge & Sons, 1930. Hardcover. xxix, 287p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, frontispiece portrait of Jahangir, corners bumped, endpapers lightly foxed else very good condition. No jacket. Broadway Travellers. On the fourth Mughul emperor and the Jesuit missionaries who tried to convert the Mughals.
London: Adam & Charles Black, 1966. Hardcover. xiv, 351p., illustrated over blue boards with gilt decorated blind stamped to front cover. Previous owners' names and dates scribbled on first blank page, top edge is inked, side and bottom edges somewhat toned. faded and worn dust jacket. Originally published in 1933.....
Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press, 1956. Hardcover. xiv, 153p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, map endpapers, frontis. illustration of a sixteenth-century caravel, gift inscription on verso of free front endpaper, title page lightly stained else very good condition in an unclipped, edgeworn and lightly stained dj.
Amsterdam: Philo Press, 1973. Hardcover. xi, 197p., 6 black and white maps in pocket at rear. 6x9 inches, dark blue boards, else in good condition. blue illustrated dust jacket is worn and faded along the spine with wear to edges. Contributions to a Bibliography of Australia and the South Sea.....