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Country Upstairs, The
Simpson, Colin
Angus & Robertson Sydney, Australia 1965 Second Revised and Enlarged Ed
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, second revised and enlarged edition, 754gms, 343 pages, decorated endpapers. This is a fascinating book for the armchair traveller, and for the Japan-bound tourist. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping, plus fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAASI44  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Florence. A Complete Guide for Visiting the City
Bonechi, Edoardo
8vo Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. 207pp. A beautiful guide book with many coloured plates. All museums listed, but I suspect the entrance fees are now out of date.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3056  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Our Beautiful Homeland. CAMBRIDGE
Mellanby, Ruth, Illustrated by Leonard Squirrell
Blackie London 1950 
Large 8vo Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Large 8vo. 64pp. 8 colour plates by Squirrell. Endpaper maps. Light foxing to prelims and inside of dj else vg in dj.No date but prob. early 50s.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5370  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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NORMANDY Prospects in Colour
Le Povremoyne, Jehan, Illustrated by Helene Jeanbrau
London: George Proffer, 1961   
  Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Square 4to. 104pp. 96 colour photos. Text in English. Vg in dj.  
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5402  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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First Lady. A history-making solo voyage around the world.
Cottee, Kay
ISBN: 0732900158
Macmillan Melbourne 1989 Reprint
8vo Hard Cover vi,,226pp. Colour photos. Inscribed to prev. owner by the author, also later owner details  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29758  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Niles, Blair
John Murray London 1937 First Edition
Large 8vo Hard Cover Original Cloth. Fair. First Edition. Large 8vo. xii,356pp, map, b&w pls. Good in very chipped but entire repaired dustjacket.  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10453  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Pitcairn: The Island, the People, and the Pastor. To Which is Added a Short Notice of the Original Settlement and Present Condition of Norfolk Island.
Rev. Thos. Boyles Murray
Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge London 1860 
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Decorative Cloth Twelfth edition, undated, circa 1860. Green cloth covers with gilt ship and titles. [2], xii, [15]-414, 4 page publishers catalogue at rear. Missing front free endpaper, last two pages of preface, frontis and the other 17 plates: first page is title page. Cover corners worn, some tears in surface of back spine joint, 3 loose leaves at start of book, 2cm closed tear to margin of p15/16. READING copy only due to lack of plates and end of preface, though covers still quite attractive.  Poor
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006142  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Eothen: Or Traces of Travel Brought Home from the East
A W Kinglake; S L Bensusan (introduction)
Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd London 1920 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Full-Leather With an introduction by S L Bensusan and designs by Frank Brangwyn. 12 colour plates with tissue guards, 305pp. Marbled endpapers. Some wear to leather covers, particularly spine and spine joints, minor age toning to endpapers. School crest on front cover and prize sticker on front stuckdown, otherwise in very good condition, overall condition downgraded from very good because of surface wear to spine. Undated, circa 1920. 1.015kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005841  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The Lost Cities of Ceylon with Illustrations and Maps
G E Mitton
John Murray London 1917 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cloth Green cloth covers with gilt titles, 256pp + foldout colour map of Ceylon at rear, numerous illustions and maps. Slight rubbing to covers, one 2cm and one 1 cm and one 5mm tears in back spine joint, corners bumped, crease to tip of first 100 page corners. Some fading totitles on spine. Toning to edges and endpapers and a few age spots in margins. All maps and plates are present. 660g.  Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005187  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Round the Coast - An Album of Pictures from Photographs of the Chief Seaside Places of Interest in Great Britain and Ireland
George Newnes Ltd London 1895 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Decorative Cloth Oblong, 28cm by 35cm, gilt titles and gilt and black illustrations on spine and front cover, red speckled page edges, title page plus index plus 284 plates with accompanying text descriptions. Wear to spine ends and corners with additional minor surface rubbing and marking to covers. Owner inscription on front stuckdown, cloth binding visible down front hinge (no loose pages but first leaf is title page ), age shading to endpapers, last (blank) endpaper is heavily toned, creased and has some tears. Fascinating photographic record. 2.3kg unpacked. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005068  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The MacLehose Trail
Tim Nutt, Chris Bale, Tao Ho
ISBN: 962201593X
Chinese Univ Press Hong Kong 1992 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cloth Faint toning on reverse of dustjacket. 137pp. Beautiful condition.  Fine
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000310  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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P W Gledhill
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover Stapled, pictorial wraps. Undated. History and culture of the Gabbra people of Kenya. Many colour photos. Text in English, Italian and German.31pp, small mark from price sticker on front cover. 112g.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000918  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The Himalayan Experience : Introduction to Trekking and Climbing in the Himalaya
Chester, Jonathan
ISBN: 073180029x
Simon & Schuster Australia Pymble, NSW, Australia 1989 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Soft Cover Near fine condition. Only flaws are a couple of very faint marks (age spots?) on front free endpaper. 224pp. 800g.  Near Fine
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001128  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Mathur, Asharani
ISBN: 8171070108
Festival of India Santa Rosa, California, U.S.A. 1988 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Cloth Specially produced for the Festival of India, in Japan 1988. 222pp. Edge rubbing on top back cover, very very slight hint of yellowing to endpapers. 1.27kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good+
Price: 49.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001485  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Kakadu: Natural and Cultural Heritage and Management
Press, A. J.;Australian National University;Australian Nature Conservation Agency
ISBN: 0731521714
Australian Nature Conservation Agency  1995 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Soft Cover 318pp. 870g.  Near Fine
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004776  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Dans La Trace De Javelle
Jules Guex
Librairie F. Rouge & Cie S.A. Lausanne 1947 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover Seventh in "Collection Alpine" series. Numbered Limited edition numbered 7 of 1700. Dedication and initialed by author on front free end paper. Pen annotations on front cover concerning author, date of publication etc. Also a few pencil annotations inside but otherwise clean inside. 330g.  Good+
Price: 91.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002382  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Rumbling Silence of Lake Eyre
Dulhunty, R.
ISBN: 0959134913
J R Merrick Publications Artarmon, NSW, Australia 1986 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hard Cover 470g.  Fine
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002352  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Above the Snow Line
Clinton Dent
Longmans, Green and Co. London 1885 First Edition
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Hard Cover Blue cloth covered boards with floral decoration on cover and gilt lettering on spine. Corners rubbed and edges of spine rubbed. Heavy toning to inside of free endpapers and flyleaf. Light toning throughout. Creases to a few pages. 505g.  Good+
Price: 385.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002180  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The Story of Borrowdale
Shelagh Sutton
Lakeland Productions  1974 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover Revised edition. Couple of surface abrasions to cover. Otherwise clean with no markings or inscriptions. 28 page local history booklet about Borrowdale in Cumberland UK.  Good+
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002147  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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With a Passport & Two Eyes
V C Buckley
Hutchinson London  
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Cloth Dustwrapper has two round holes where price has been removed, heavily chipped on back cover. Book itself has light age spotting to edges and endpapers, owner's name on ffep. No date, sixteenth thousand. 330g.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002899  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Oro Del Peru - Peru’s Golden Treasures - Peru Se Goue Rykdom
Miguel Mujica Gallo (director)
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover Museum catalogue for the pre-Inca and Inca gold collection in the Oro del Peru Museum in Monterrico. 142pp, packed with photos. Bilingual in English and Afrikaans (please email to see a scan of some text if the Afrikaans is important to you). Small corner crease to covers, rubbing to edges, 1cm by 3mm surface chip on spine, interior in very good condition. 314g.  Good+
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003088  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The Dragon and the Lotus
Crosbie Garstin
William Heinemann London 1928 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Decorative Cloth Brown cloth covers with gilt titles and decoration, 343pp, maps on endpapers, line drawings by the author. Corners rubbed, partial split/tear down back spine joint, pencil price on front free endpaper, some age spotting throughout. 640g.  Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003516  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Kakadu: A World Heritage of Unsurpassed Beauty
Ovington, Derrick
ISBN: 0644040645
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Cloth 766g. 116pp.  Very Good
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003203  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Across the Kalahari Desert
W J Makin
Arrowsmith London 1929 First Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cloth Dark red cloth govers, gilt titles on spine, margins blindruled, maps on endpapers, 18 illustrations including frontispiece, 288pp. Very slight scuffing to covers, light foxing to endpapers with very occasional scattered toning inside, pencilled initials and pencilled price on back endpaper. 645g.  Very Good
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003675  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Gari-Gari - the Call of the African Wilderness
Hugo Adolf Bernatzik
Constable & co Ltd London 1936 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cloth Translated from the German by Vivian Ogilvie. Orange cloth covers with picture of an African with a drum, 139pp, fold out map at back, age shading to edges and endpapers. 740g.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003678  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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No Place Like Home
Beverley Nichols
Jonathan Cape London 1936 First Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cloth Dustwrapper price-clipped, top 1cm of spine missing, edgewear, 4cm clsed tear. Book itself has light bumping to corners, pencil price on front free endpaper, a little age shading. 515g.  Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003808  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Banks’ Antiquarian and visitors’ Guide to Lewes
W Banks,
W Banks Lewes, England 1893 
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Original Wraps Numerous illustrations. 18cm by 12cm, 43pp plus 20 pages of adverts at the back and 1 at the front. Guide book. Paper covers. Some loss to spine and 55m and 20mm tears between front cover and spine, light soiling to covers, corner creasing and turning to some pages, owner's pencilled name on front endpapers, a few small age spots. 70g.  Good
Price: 140.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003843  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Westward with the Prince of Wales
W Douglas Newton
Hurst and Blackett London 1920 
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Cloth Undated, but adverts on back are February 1920. Blue cloth covers, frontispiece, 336pp + book catalogue at rear, includes 32 illustrations from photographs. The author was the Daily Chronicle's Special Correspondnet on the Prince of Wales' 1919 trip to Canada. Some rubbing and discolouration to covers, owner's name on ffep, age shading to endpapers. 400g.  Good+
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004184  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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By Mountain, Moor and Loch to the Dream Isles of the West
Thomas Nicol
Eneas Mackay Stirling, Scotland 1931 
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Cloth Fifty illustrations. 202pp + 4 page book catalogue at rear. Blue cloth covers, gilt titles on spine, coloured top edges. Some bumping to spine, book cocked. 354g.  Good
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004333  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Gullspång 1981-1983
Gullspångs Fotoklubb
 Vimmerby 1983 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Laminated Boards En bildberattelse fran Gullspang, Otterbacken, Skagersvik, Sodra Rada. Hardcover, 21.5cm by 21.5cm, 208 pages, photographs of Gullspång. 682g.  Very Good
Price: 105.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004562  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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