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A Book of Discovery
M.B. Synge

The history of the world`s explorations from the earliest times to the finding of the South Pole. A very attractive volume with a pictorial cover in color of Ptolemy`s map of the world circa 150 a.d.. No date given for the book publication probably around 1915, A large octavo 554 pages with many illustrations.


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A Chronicle of England 55 BC - 1485 AD
John Doyle

Written and illustrated by John Doyle. The designs engraved and presented in color by Edmund Evans - 81 vivid and delightful colored illustartions.The binding is a signed binding by famed Hayday binding Co. Red leather with gilt lettering and design on spine. Inner dentelles, raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Wonderful, solid conditions with only the slightest wear to a couple of corners. A delight to hold - everything you could want in a volume. Large quarto.


A Dictionary of Japanese History
Joseph Goedertier

Very nice copy in d/j.


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A memorial for peace
Quetel, Claude

Very nice copy in dust jacket. A book about building the Peace memorial in the city of Caen and WW2.


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A Vacation on the Nile: A Collection of Letters to Friends at Home
Lewis Parkhurst

A limited edition of 500 copies this being #408, Signed by Parkhurst on f.e.p. and dated april 22 1914. lovely copy


W.K. Fraser-Tytler

Very nice Oxford copy in orange boards, two folding maps.


Airships Past and Present
A. Hildebrandt

Beautiful copy of this history of airships together with chapters on ballooning and carrier pigeons.Deep blue with gilt lettering and gilt airship on cover. Lovely book.


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Very nice copy except there is some underlining in two chaapters of the book.


Ancient Norse Messages on American Stones
Ole D. Landsverk

Beautiful copy in d/j and signed and inscribed by the author on the F.E.P..


And the Mountains Will Move : The Story of the Building of the Panama Canal
Captain Miles P. DuVal

Very nice copy in like d/j. The story of the epic undertaking of building the Panama Canal. Signed on the verso of half title page with an inscription to a couple who encouraged him writing this volume and dated 1947 by Captain Duval


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