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1 Canadian Railway Museum Guide 
St. Constant, Quebec Canada Canadian Railway Museum 1971 Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Brochure 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1971 side-stapled booklet guide to the Canadian Railway Museum in Quebec. English text with French translation. Paragraph with accompanying b&w photo for 10 locomotives, 18 streetcars & trolleys, and 4 railway cars. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; stain at bottom right rear cover; a few other marks to covers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Belgium : Its Cities Volume II Allen, Grant
Boston MA L. C. Page & Company 1908 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
The second volume in Allen's exploration of Belgium's cities concentrates on Brussels and Antwerp with particular attention to the art museums and cathedrals. The work of Rubens is featured. 41 b&w illustrations. Second impression 1908. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; light foxing to text block at rear; some scuffing to rear cover and spine; slight cover corner wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 The Churches of Naples Cesareo, A.
Novara, Italy Istituto Geografico De Agostini Softcover (Side-stapled) Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
English language edition of tourist guide to the Churches of Naples. Undated but likely from the late 1950's or early 1960's. Beautifully illustrated throughout with multiple B&W photos of each church, especially of architectural and artistic details. Map of Naples inside front cover. Book Condition : Good; age discoloration throughout likely due to paper quality; corner and edge wear to front cover; price sticker remnant to top right front cover; no interior markings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 The Victory of Lourdes 1858-1958 Charbonneau, General Jean
Paris, France Editions des Quatre Fils Aymon 1958 Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This book was issued in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of Bernadette Soubirous' vision at Lourdes and details her vision, subsequent newspaper reports, and the development of the site. 1971 Newspaper clipping inserted. B&w photos. Book Condition : Good, likely ex-library due to label on front free endpaper, the donor's name is also in ink on the same page, no other internal markings; some separation of covers from the interior pages starting, rubbing to (especially back) cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Hrvatska : Our Lovely Croatia Collectif
Zagreb ITP Marin Drzic 1994 9536069008 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
1994 limited edition, English language hardcover, beautifully illustrated with color photographs.. Chapters include : The Croatian Tradition of Fine Arts; The Richness and Beauty of Croatian National Costume; The Croatian National Heritage; Croatian Adriatic Cities in the World; Pastoral Care for Croats Abroad, and more. Book Condition : Very Good; gift inscription on title page, no other interior markings; a few small spots to interior cover edges. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; creasing (to laminate on glossy paper) ; light edge and corner wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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6 Letters Home from Persia, With Observations on Palestine and Southern Russia, Cravath, Paul D.
New York NY Privately Printed 1936 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This travel journal is one of several collections of letters the author had privately published. This is a limited 1st edition, privately printed, with a space on the title page for the author to indicate the recipient. Includes an inlaid carte-de-visite from Mr. Cravath mounted to the inside front cover and a loose New York Times obituary clipping from July 2, 1940. Book Condition : Good; former owner's name and date in pencil on front free end paper; gift inscription from former owner on opposite side; text unmarked; discoloration from binding adhesive on inside covers and free end papers, discoloration from newspaper clipping to 2nd half-title page; light scuffing to covers. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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7 Ireland (Flying High) Erin McCloskey
White Star Publishers 2005 8854400505 / 9788854400504 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
500+ aerial color photos of Ireland. Oblong hardcover, glossy boards. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; spine pulling away from boards due to weight of pages and oblong design, all pages secure; light wear to cover corners. No Dust Jacket as issued, glossy boards. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Winds of Wanderlust, Hiking and Tourist Trails in the Soviet Union, Jacobson - Lauby - Konicek
8 The Winds of Wanderlust, Hiking and Tourist Trails in the Soviet Union Jacobson - Lauby - Konicek
Moscow Progress Publishers 1978 First Printing Hardcover Very Good Good Book 
Gray cloth hardback, black titles, color-illustrated dust jacket; 237 pp. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fully illustrated. Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1978, first printing. The authors of this book, writers, journalists, sportsmen and tireless travelers, invite you to undertake a fascinating journey as each relates his own favorite wanderings. Pages infrequently numbered on some text pages. CONDITION: Very Good/Good; pages are clean and crisp with no writing or tears. Cover is clean with some tape marks where jacket flaps are taped to cover. Binding is tight. Dustjacket is clean and bright with some wear and chipping to edges. Hardcover 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 The Ends of the Earth: A Journey at the Dawn of the Twenty-first Century Kaplan, Robert D.
New York NY Random House 1996 0679431489 / 9780679431480 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by Author on half title page. Both travelogue and cultural and political record, this work examines population growth and environmental degradation and their effect on areas experiencing ethnic and religious conflicts. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; smudge to side text block; light bumping to spine ends. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; shelf wear along edges, corners, and spine ends. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Girona: De La Mirada De Pla A Las Puertas Del Siglo XXI Miserachs, Xavier ; J.J. Navarro Arisa ; Joaquim Nadal Farreras ; et al
Barcelona, Spain Lunwerg 1997 8477824592 / 9788477824596 First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
The City of Girona, in Spain's northeastern Catalonia region, is known for its medieval architecture, walled Old Quarter (Barri Vell) and the Roman remains of the Forca Vella fortress. Includes very many magnificent large color photos of this city. Black cloth boards, glossy color image on Dust jacket, 35 pages of text in Spanish, English translation given. Book Condition: Very Good pages are clean and crisp with no writing or tears. Clean cover, tight binding. Dust Jacket Condition : very Good; clean and bright with mild wear and chipping to edges.PLEASE NOTE : This book is large and heavy and may require extra shipping costs. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Paris to the Life: A Sketch Book, Morand, Paul (Translated By Gerard Hopkins) and Spiegel, Doris
11 Paris to the Life: A Sketch Book Morand, Paul (Translated By Gerard Hopkins) and Spiegel, Doris
New York Oxford University Press 1933 First Edition Hardcover Good + Poor Book Doris Spiegel 
Hardback - textured light red cloth, black lettering and sketch on front, in original dustjacket that is in poor condition. 1933, first edition. Publisher note tipped-in on half title page verifies publication date of Oct., 12, 1933. This sketch of Paris in words by Morand and drawings by Doris Spiegel captures the spirit and essence of a beautiful city. Illustrator: Doris Spiegel. Condition: Good+ / Poor DJ. Pages are clean and unmarked, no creases or tears. A little age spotting to book edges. Cover has a small spot to front bottom, some rubbing around the edges and light edge wear. Hinges are intact and pages secure. Dustjacket is soiled and age spotted with tattered and torn edges, some paper missing and some scuffs to spine. Hardcover 
Price: 27.00 USD
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12 The Monuments of Italy, Volume 3: Central Italy (Part1), The Regions of Toscana and Umbria Oppenheimer, Michael
London, England and New York, NY I.B. Tauris 2002 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Very Good, Ex-Library. Volume 3 of a regional survey of Italian art and architecture. Covers cities such as Firenze, Aretso, Siena, Pisa, Perugia, and more.128 b&w photos and 12 maps. Book Condition : Very Good, Ex-Library; no text marks; catalog label at bottom spine end; rubber stamps on front free end paper and text block; top right rear free end paper cut to remove label. No Dust jacket as issued. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Acropolis of Athens, Panoutsos, A.
13 The Acropolis of Athens Panoutsos, A.
Athens, Greece Demetra Sigala Edition Unstated Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 
32-page softcover with glossy card covers, 12mo - over 6" - 7 " tall. Includes a color fold-out map attached to rear cover. Published by Demetra Sigala, no date shown (c1960). History and guidebook of the Acropolis. Greek text by A. Panoutsos, Designs and Map by Zaschos Skardiakos, Photographs by N. Stournaras. Condition: Good; previous owner's names and stampings inside front cover. Pages are clean and unmarked. The last 8 pages have some wear, chipping, and small tears to top edge. Covers have some scuffing, light creasing, corner creasing and edge wear. Map is unmarked with light edge wear. Paperback 0 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Wimborne Minster and Christchurch Priory : A Short History of Their Foundation and Description of Their Buildings Perkins, Thomas Rev.
London England George Bell & Sons 1899 1st Edition Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
This first edition, part of Bell's Cathedral Series on English and French Cathedrals and Churches, examines Wimborne Minster and Christchurch Priory in detail, interior and exterior, providing the history of each dating back to the Norman period. B&w illustrations and photos. Book Condition : Good-, Ex-College Library; discoloration to inside covers and free end papers; rubber stamp inside front cover, library pocket inside rear cover; scuffing along spine and cover edges; cataloging information on spine; title page, and preface; four pages have pencil margin notes, remainder of text unmarked. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 St. Mary's Church in Cracow Samek, Jan
Warsaw, Poland Interpress Publishers 1990 8322323271 / 9788322323274 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Minus Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Oversized folio detailing the history, architecture, and art of St. Mary's Church in Cracow Poland. Over 200 color plates, may full page, dominate the majority of the book. Book Condition : Very Good; no markings to text; previous owner's bookplate on rear of title page. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good-; shelf wear to top edge; original price sticker on top rear; ink transfer to rear inside flap from inlaid photocopied article. PLEASE NOTE : Additional postage may be asked due to size and weight of volume. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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16 Bonjour Blanc: A Journey Through Haiti Thomson, Ian
London, England Hutchinson 1992 0091770785 / 9780091770785 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Part history, part travelogue detailing the complexities and cultural conflicts of the island nation culminating in the rebellion and ouster of Baby Doc Duvalier. Possible 1st edition. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal marks; light age toning; bumping to spine ends. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; creasing and rubbing; tearing/chipping to corners; price sticker on inside front flap. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Bossey : Two vignettes from the early years Various
Celigny, Switzerland The Ecumenical Institute, Chateau de Bossey 1981 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This short booklet features reflections from Willem Adolf Visser't Hooft and Suzanne de Dietrich, two key figures in the establishment and history of the Ecumenical Institute Bossey. Includes additional notes. Book Condition : Near Fine; no internal markings; light discoloration along spine edge. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Great Canadian Railway Stories, Volume 1, June 1993 Wilson, Peter (editor)
Trenton ON Canada Trent Port Historical Society 1993 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Journal 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Debut issue (5,00 copies printed) of Canadian rail lore magazine. First issue of planned twenty. Includes 24 brief stories on weather (flooding and snow), food, transporting animals, and other tales of life on the Canadian railroads. Book Condition : Good; Vertical crease to center of front cover which transfers to the majority of pages; no internal markings; wear to cover corners; rubbing to both covers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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