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1 Connemara. A Practical Hand-book to Galway, Connemara, Achill, and the West of Ireland , with a Description of the Principal Objects of Interest on the Journey from Dublin.
Nassau St Dublin Browne & Nolan 1900 New Edition Revised. Red Card Covers Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Photographs & Fold Out Maps 
A very rare guide book to Connemara Galway and the West of Ireland printed by the Midland Great Western Railway Company A guide produced to promote the railway and its hotels, including a nice section of our own Mulrany hotel & the line to Achill from Westport wwhich now is the great Western Greenway cycle and walking route. one plate missing 135pp. several pages of adverts for hotels and boarding houses. Rare. 
Price: 157.50 EUR
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2 Official Guide for Portsmouth & Southsea. For Joyous Holidays.
1953 Pictorial Cover Very Good Colour & b&w Photos, Adverts Map 
Wonderfully decorated cover showing a swimsuited girl standing on top of the pier in an almost art deco style, Many coloured photos. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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3 Poole Official Guide
Poole Pooe Pulicity Committee 1962 First Edition Picture Paperback Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall Slim Ills with Photographs & Adverts 
A wonderful look back in time at lovely Dorset. 
Price: 13.50 EUR
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4 The Album of Great Yarmouth Views.
Germany 1880 First Edition, Hard Back, with Fold Out View Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Photogravures 
A scarce early guide with 13 views of Great Yarmouth in its Hey Day! All in lovely condition. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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5 The Album of Hastings & St Leonards.
London Wm Z 1880 First Edition Hard Back Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Photogravures 
A scarce early guide in very good condition with sixteen pull out pictures. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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6 The Premier Album of Scarborough, Containing 60 Views.
Liverpool John S. McCann First Edition Hard Back Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Illustrated with Views of Scarborough and Filey 
One of the wonderful albums produced from the late 1880s not dated but larger than usual format. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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7 A g Folliott Stokes From Devon to St Ives
London Greelo 1910 First Edition Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Illustrated 

Price: 22.50 EUR
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8 A g Folliott Stokes From Lands End to the Lizard
London Greening & Co 1909 First Edition Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall illustrated 

Price: 22.50 EUR
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9 Angus Buchanan Sahara
London John Murray 1926 First Edition Hard Back Decorated Boards Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Profusely Illustrated With Photographs 
a very scarce book on the Sahara with 78 plates a map small drawings and a diagram 301 pp. a fascinating read. 
Price: 60.30 EUR
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10 Arthur Penrhyn Stanley Sinai and Palestine, in Connection with Their History
London John Murray 1856 First Edition Hard Back 1/2 Leather Almost Fine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
Finely bound in dark brown morocco leather with gilded raised bands gitl titles, marbled boards , edges & endpapers, seven coloured folding maps & four woodcuts, some underling in pencil and a tiny amount of foxing as is often found. Stanley traveled to Egypt & the middle east the previous year, he became Dean of Westminster abbey. This copy is from the private library of The macdermot Prince of Connaught, Coolavin house Co Sligo. Rare. 
Price: 243.00 EUR
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11 Arthur Wollaston Hutton ; Editor Arthur Young`s Tour in Ireland 1776-1779
London George Bell, / Bohn`s Standard Library 1892 First Thus Hard Back Red Buckrum Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Complete in two volumes gilt titles on spine. vol 1 has a fold out frontis map vol 2 has a frontis sketch of cottage by Arthur Young done in 1776 , vol 1 470pp. plus 24pp. of adverts for catalogue of Bohn`s library , vol 2 402 pp. plus index and 24pp catalogue . 
Price: 301.50 EUR
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12 Askew Roberts & Edward Woodall Gossiping Wales
London Simpkin Marshall Hamillton Kent & Co 1911 Popular Edition Part 1 Red Picture Cardboard Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Ills 
Llangollen, Bala, Aberystwyth,Barmouth & Festiniog section. Full of wonderful advertisments . Includes the pull out map. 
Price: 20.70 EUR
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13 Barker Ralph The Last Blue Mountain
London Chatto & Windus 1959 First Edition Hard Back Blue Very Good Good a Little Edge Worn 8V0 illustrated 
A fascinating story of an attempt to climb the mountain Haramosh in the Himalayas ending in tradgedy . 
Price: 30.60 EUR
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The Log of the Cutty Sark, Basil Lubbock
14 Basil Lubbock The Log of the Cutty Sark
Glasgow James Brown 1924 First Edition Hard Back Red Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrations & Fold Out Signature & Inscription of Previous Owner
Scarce book on the Cutty Sark, some wonderful photographs of her & her crew from the 1880`s to the 1920`s. 420pp. 
Price: 99.00 EUR
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15 Black Blacks Guide to Kent
Edinburgh Adam & Charles Black 1890 Eleventh Edition Cloth Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Ills with Maps & Views. 
Front board is weak at hinge. 
Price: 25.20 EUR
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16 Boswell James Boswell`s Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson
The Strand London Office of the Illustrated London Library 1852 Early Copy Hard Back Very Good 8V0 Illustrated 
A nice copy spine with faded gilt titles & trailing flowers continued to the boards but not gilded, feps with signature and date 1865 in ink in a neat hand & pasted bookplate. 
Price: 49.50 EUR
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17 Boswell James, / Pottle Frederick, & Brady Frank. Editors Boswell on the Grand Tour, Germany & Switzerland , & Italy Corsica & France, Two Vols
London William Heinemann 1953 First Thus Hard Back Very Good Very Good 8V0 Illustrated 
Two volumes in very good condition the djs are slightly edge worn & have some foxing & slight grubby marks on the rear, boards & contents are almost fine , These are the Yale editions. the two books are heavy and will incurr more postage rates. 
Price: 76.50 EUR
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18 Burrow George The Zincali , or an Account of the Gypsies in Spain , with an Original Collection of Their Songs and Poetry, and a Copious Dictionary of Their Language.
London John Murray. 1843 2nd Ed Hard Back Blue Buckrum Very Good No Dj As called for 8V0 
This scarce set is bound in blue buckrum with paper title labels spine very faded boards with blind ruling some foxing on feps Vol 1 352pp vol 2 155pp. 
Price: 157.50 EUR
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19 Calvin Trillin Travels with Alice
New York Ticknor & Fields 1989 0-89919-910-0 / 9780899199108 First American Edition Hard Back As New As New 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 

Price: 10.80 EUR
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20 Comte De Miremont, F.R.A.S Practical Coastal Navigation, Including Simple Methods of Finding Latitude, Longitude, and Deviation of the Compass.
London J d Potter 1916 Second Edition Buckram Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall Slim Diagrams Maps & Charts 
Bound in blue buckram with gilt titles & compass on front board, book is in very good condition. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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