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Odyssey Illustrated Guide to Goa

By: Louise Nicholson

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Local Colour Limited: 1993

Seller ID: 240400

ISBN: 9622173888

Condition: Very Good Condition


247 pages. Inscription to previous owner on inside cover. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel; Travel & Places; Countries::India. ISBN: 9622173888. ISBN/EAN: 9789622173880. Inventory No: 240400. Paperback View more info

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Olympia: The Archaeological Site and The Museum

By: Manolis Andronicos

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Athens, Ekdotike Athenon S.A.: 1993

Seller ID: 245626

ISBN: 9602130466

Condition: Very Good Condition


80 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Countries::Greece; History; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 9602130466. ISBN/EAN: 9789602130469. Inventory No: 245626. Paperback View more info

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Switzerland's Mountain Inns: A Walking Vacation in a World Apart

By: Marcie & Philip Lieberman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, The Countryman Press: 1998

Seller ID: 246094

ISBN: 0881504068

Condition: Very Good Condition


This is the first book in English about these unusual lodgings. The mountain inns of Switzerland—her "Berghotels"--are in a world apart. Largely undiscovered, unadvertised, and privately owned, they are ideal for the traveler who wishes to experience the Swiss Alps off the beaten track. In themselves, they provide a sense of adventure; every one is unique, informal, intimate. They are a perfect way to meet other hikers and locals. This book identifies the most charming Berghotels, tells you how to reach them, what to expect, and what to bring. Day hikes from each inn are described in... View more info

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Robert Bain's The Clans and Tartans of Scotland

By: Margaret O. Macdougall, P.E. Stewart-Blacker

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1966

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 247520

Condition: Good Condition


Tartan cloth covering. Map endpapers. 288 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Countries::Scotland; Inventory No: 247520. Hardcover View more info

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The Limpley Stoke Valley [West Country Landscapes]

By: Margaret Wilson

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Ex Libris Press: 1994

Seller ID: 231307

ISBN: 0948578580

Condition: Very Good Condition


The Limpley Stoke Valley lies between Bradford on Avon and the City of Bath, straddling the boundaries of Wiltshire and Avon. It is a tiny pocket of the West Country, a mere four miles in length, but encompasses a rich variety of scenery, ranging from the gentle to the spectacular, as the River Avon flows beside meadows and beneath well-wooded slopes which occasionaly have an almost Alpine aspect. 160 pages. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Countries::Great Britain; Travel & Places; ISBN: 0948578580. ISBN/EAN: 9780948578588. Inve... View more info

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The Palace of Knossos, Crete

By: Mario Iozzo [Archaeologist]

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bonechi: 2004

Seller ID: 233756

ISBN: 8847611601

Condition: Near Fine Condition


32 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Countries::Greece; History; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 8847611601. ISBN/EAN: 9788847611603. Inventory No: 233756. Paperback View more info

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Brittany and Normandy

By: Mary Elsy

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231055

ISBN: 0713428112

Condition: Very Good Condition


224 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::France; Travel & Places; Travel. ISBN: 0713428112. ISBN/EAN: 9780713428117. Inventory No: 231055. Hardcover View more info

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National Parks of Japan

By: Mary Sutherland, Dorothy Britton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Japan, Kodansha International: 1980

Seller ID: 244829

ISBN: 0870112503

Condition: Very Good Condition


Describes and illustrates the natural beauty of Japan's volcanoes, mountains, lakes, waterfalls, forests, and islands. 148 pages. Ex-Libris pasted in. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Countries::Japan; Travel & Places; ISBN: 0870112503. ISBN/EAN: 9780870112508. Inventory No: 244829. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover View more info

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Trattorias of Rome, Florence & Venice

By: Maureen B. Fant

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Ecco Press: 2000

Seller ID: 245253

ISBN: 0060956879

Condition: Very Good Condition


Before You Sit Down ToOne of the Best Meals in the World--You Have To Find It First!So you're going to Italy -- home to some of the finest food in the world. But the cozy, informal neighborhood trattorias -- the real discoveries -- can be hard to find, even in a country that has catered to tourists since the days when all roads led to Rome. Here's help -- in a guide as friendly and inviting as a fragrant plate of ribollita. In Trattorias of Rome, Florence, and Venice, food writer Maureen B. Fant tells even the least intrepid traveler how to find, order, and enjoy the most memorable meal in thr... View more info

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Scotland The Facts: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Scotland

By: Michael T. R. B. Turnbull

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Neil Wilson Publishing: 1998

Seller ID: 247713

ISBN: 1897784619

Condition: Very Good Condition


This pocket-sized reference provides up-to-date statistics and information about Scotland. Physical statistics include: the land; weather; flora; transport and tourism; religion; legal system; population; and local districts. A section on places to visit covers the country's museums and galleries, nature reserves and gardens, castles and military buildings and the sites of important battles, while a calendar shows the dates of musical and traditional festivals, and sporting fixtures. The lives of famous, and infamous Scots, both past and present are explored - from royalty and aristocrats to a... View more info

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Michelin: Venice [Plan, Discover, Explore]

By: Michelin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: France, Michelin: 2007

Seller ID: 231034

ISBN: 2067123491

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Venice is a city where waterfront palaces rub shoulders with modest houses, where housewives sit chatting as they hang their laundry in elegant medieval campos, where sun-bathing is done from your rooftop altana and your bus to work has an outboard engine. Discover an ancient and fiercely independent culture, whose swirling life is echoed in the circling flocks of pigeons of the Piazza San Marco. The Michelin Green Guide is the authority on Venice today and the forces of nature and society that have shaped it. Michelin's local writers have walked, water taxied, visited, slept, shopped and eate... View more info

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Portraits of Africa

By: Mohamed Amin ; Peter Moll [Text]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Harvill Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 244077

ISBN: 0002726394

Condition: Very Good Condition


192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::Africa; Travel & Places; ISBN: 0002726394. ISBN/EAN: 9780002726399. Inventory No: 244077. Hardcover View more info

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The Romance of California Vineyards

By: Molly and Carissa Chappellet

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Universe Publishing: 1997

Seller ID: 248561

ISBN: 0789301148

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Explore America's beloved wine country in this virtual tour of Northern California's distinctive vinyards and winemaking facilities. Breathtaking photography by acclaimed regional photographer Daniel D'Agostini sheds new light on the vintner's way of life amid the natural beauty of Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino, and the Sierra Foothills. The art of grape-growing and the pleasures of winemaking in this lush countryside are extolled in excertps from the writings of wine authorities, quotes from vintners, and passages from literature. Longtime vintner Molly Chppelet's introduction discusses the histori... View more info

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The Soviet Union Today

By: National Geographic Society

Price: $17.50

Publisher: National Geographic Society: 1990

Seller ID: 244076

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Black leatherette with gilt illustration to front. 272 pages. All edges gilt - bright, rich condition. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::Russia; Travel & Places; Travel. Inventory No: 244076. Hardcover View more info

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Scottish Clans and Tartans

By: Neil Grant

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hamlyn: 2000

Seller ID: 247568

ISBN: 0600597768

Condition: Near Fine Condition


This illustrated guide to Scotland's clans and tartans is a completely revised edition of Neil Grant's book, 'Scottish Clans and Tartans'. The origins of Scotland's clans and of their distinctive dress are wrapped in controversy. Yet their story can be traced back to the middle of the 5th Century and to Ireland where the Scots then lived. In this authoritative guide each entry covers the origins of the clan, the clan's location and the renowned clansmen. With its updated illustrations and information on the Clan Associations this book is a must for everyone interested in Scottish culture and h... View more info

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Detours: A Journey Through Small Town New Zealand

By: Neville Peat

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Whitcoulls Publishers: 1982

Seller ID: 130278

ISBN: 0723306745

Condition: Very Good


B/W photos. A journey thorugh small town New Zealand. There is some writing in this book. Small tears to the dust jacket. Black and white illustrations. Illustrator: Sarah Marston. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::New Zealand; Travel & Places; Travel::Adventure. ISBN: 0723306745. ISBN/EAN: 9780723306740. Inventory No: 130278. Hardcover View more info

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Subantarctic New Zealand: A Rare Heritage

By: Neville Peat

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Department of Conservation: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 249157

ISBN: 0478140886

Condition: Very Good Condition


96 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; Countries::New Zealand. ISBN: 0478140886. ISBN/EAN: 9780478140880. Inventory No: 249157. Paperback View more info

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Inside Thai Society: Interpretations of Everyday Life

By: Niels Mulder

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, The Pepin Press: 1996

Seller ID: 240244

ISBN: 9054960272

Condition: Very Good Condition


Thailand is often called the "Land of Smiles", a nickname which sounds at once pleasant and mysterious. It is said that the Thais have a smile for every emotion, and with so many nuances of smiling, the smile often hides more than it reveals. Inside Thai Society looks behind smiles and appearances in order to discover those regularities and expectations that pervade everyday life. It identifies the basic ideas that give meaning and order to existence and that make life in Thai society eminently reasonable. 192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Co... View more info