Time and a Ticket by Peter Benchley

Time and a Ticket.Author Name: BENCHLEY, Peter.

Title: Time and a Ticket.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1964

The author’s second book. First printing. Fine in an about fine dust jacket. A bright, clean, and well preserved copy. ; 239 pages

Price = 200.00 USD

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1 BENCHLEY, Peter. Deep.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1976 0385047428 / 9780385047425 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Made into the 1977 film. First edition. Date on front free endpaper, else near fine in a near fine (light edge wear), price clipped dust jacket.
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 BENCHLEY, Peter. Jaws.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1974 0385047711 / 9780385047715 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Made into the 1975 film. A later printing. Spot of abrasion on rear board, else very good in a very good (sun fading along the spine, age toning to edges) dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 BENCHLEY, Peter. Jonathan Visits the White House.
NY McGraw-Hill 1964 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
The author’s first book. Illustrated by Richard Bergere. First edition. Brief gift inscription on front free endpaper, else near fine in a near fine (trace edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 45.00 USD
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1964 B0007DYK38 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
The author’s second book. First printing. Fine in an about fine dust jacket. A bright, clean, and well preserved copy. ; 239 pages
Price: 200.00 USD
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From Mt. Kenya to the Cape: Ten Years of African Hunting, Signed by Author

From Mt. Kenya to the Cape:  Ten Years of African Hunting.Author Name: BODDINGTON, Craig.

Title: From Mt. Kenya to the Cape: Ten Years of African Hunting.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: Long Beach: Safari Press, 1987

Black and white photographs. Limited edition: this copy is number 467 of 500 copies. SIGNED by the author. Near fine in a very good (dust soiling on rear panel) dust jacket.; 274 pages

Price = 450.00 USD

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Long White Mountain or A Journey in Manchuria:  With Some Account of the History, People, Administration and Religion of That Country.Author Name: JAMES, H. E. M.

Title: Long White Mountain or A Journey in Manchuria: With Some Account of the History, People, Administration and Religion of That Country.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Publisher: London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1888

With illustrations and a fold-out map. First edition. Thick octavo, bound in original yellow cloth with gilt lettering and borders along the spine, black decorations on front board. Dust soiling and rubbing to covers, occasional foxing throughout text block, else very good. Binding is solid, some pages still uncut. ; 502 pages

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1 BORDEWICH, Fergus M. Cathay: A Journey in Search of Old China.
NY Prentice Hall Press 1991 0132021366 / 9780132021364 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
Introduction by Jan Morris. First printing.
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 CAMERON, Nigel. Barbarians and Mandarins: Thirteen Centuries of Western Travelers in China.
NY Weatherhill 1970 0802724035 / 9780802724038 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated. First edition. Previous owner’s name on front free endpaper, else near fine in a near fine (lower corner of front flap is clipped) dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 EHRLICH, Gretel. Questions of Heaven: The Chinese Journeys of an American Buddhist.
Boston Beacon Press 1997 0807073105 / 9780807073100 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
First printing. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1888 Hardcover Very Good
With illustrations and a fold-out map. First edition. Thick octavo, bound in original yellow cloth with gilt lettering and borders along the spine, black decorations on front board. Dust soiling and rubbing to covers, occasional foxing throughout text block, else very good. Binding is solid, some pages still uncut. ; 502 pages
Price: 300.00 USD
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5 KAZANTZAKIS, Nikos. Japan – China.
NY: Simon and Schuster, 1963 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket
A journal of two voyages to the Far East: 1935 and 1957. Translated from the Greek by George C. Pappageotes. With an epilogue by Helen Kazantzakis. First American printing. Previous owner’s name on front free endpaper, else very good in a good (damp mark on verso of front panel, rubbing) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 KAZANTZAKIS, Nikos. Travels: Japan-China.
Athens n.p. Hardcover As New
A recent reprint edition in the original Greek – NOT A TRANSLATION. Octavo, brown leather with gilt lettering, 413 pages. As new. No dust jacket, as issued.
Price: 65.00 USD
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7 MINGTAO, Zhang, et al. Roof of the World: Exploring the Mysteries of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.
NY: Abrams, 1982 0810915588 / 9780810915589 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
232 illustrations, including 138 color plates. First edition. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 UCHIDA, Ryohei. Trekking Mount Everest.
San Francisco Chronicle Books 1991 0877018847 / 9780877018841 Paperback Fine
Color photographs throughout. Translated from the Japanese. First printing thus (paperback). Fine in pictorial wraps.
Price: 30.00 USD
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“Rumble of a Distant Drum: A True Story of the African Hinterland” INSCRIBED by Mary L. Jobe Akeley (1946)

 

Rumble of a Distant Drum:  A True Story of the African Hinterland.Author Name: AKELEY, Mary L. Jobe.

Title: Rumble of a Distant Drum: A True Story of the African Hinterland.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1946
Illustrator: Illustrated by Arthur August Jansson

First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Very good in a very good (moderate edge wear), price clipped dust jacket. ; 364 pages

Price = 100.00 USD

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A Travel Story: Ireland to India with a Bicycle

Full Tilt:  Ireland to India with a Bicycle.Author Name: MURPHY, Dervla.

Title: Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1965

Black and white photographs. First edition. Light foxing to edges, else very good in a very good (age toning along the spine) dust jacket. ; 235 pages

Price = 125.00 USD

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