Travel--Historical accounts


100 books
A book of South India

by J. Chartres Molony

Travel--India--South Travel--Historical accounts India--Social life and customs--20th century

ENG
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A Dragon Apparent

travels in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam

by Norman Lewis

Travel--South East Asia Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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A handbook for travellers in India, Burma and Ceylon

incl. all British India, the Portuguese and French possessions, and the Indian states

Handbook for India, Burma and Ceylon; Handbook to India, Burma and Ceylon; Murray's handbook India, Burma and Ceylon; A handbook to India, Burma and Ceylon

Travel guides Travel--India Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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A poet's pilgrimage

by W. H. Davies

Travel--Great Britain--Wales Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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A sentimental journey; The journal to Eliza

A sentimental journey through France and Italy

Laurence Sterne

English fiction--18th century English fiction--Autobiographical English fiction--Epistolary English fiction--Travel Letters Travel--Italy Travel--France Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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A Tramp's Sketches

by Stephen Graham

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Russia Travel--Ukraine Travel--Caucasus Travel--Tramping Travel--By hiking Pilgrims and pilgrimages--To Jerusalem

ENG
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A voyage round the world in the years 1740-4

Anson's voyage round the world

by Lord Anson

Travel--Oceans Travel--World Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Across the roof of the world

by Wilfred Skrede; transl. by M. A. Michael

Travel--China--Sinkiang Travel--Historical accounts Refugees

ENG
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Adventures by sea

of Edward Coxere; ed. by E. H. W. Meyerstein

Memoirs Biography--Travellers Coxere, Edward (Merchant, 1633-1694) Humorous stories Seafaring life Travel--Oceans--Atlantic Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Afoot in England

W. H. Hudson

Natural history--Great Britain Travel--Great Britain--England Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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An account of Shelley's visits to France, Switzerland, and Savoy, in the years 1814 and 1816

with extracts from "The history of a six weeks' tour" and "Letters descriptive of a sail round the lake of Geneva..."

by Charles I. Elton; w. ill.

Travel--France--Alps Travel--Switzerland Travel--Italy--Savoy Travel--Historical accounts Poets--English Shelley, Percy Bysshe (Baron, 1797-1851) English literature--History and criticism Letters

ENG
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Astoria

Astor and Jefferson's lost Pacific empire; a tale of ambition and survival on the early American frontier

Peter Stark

United States--History--1809-1845 Frontier and pioneer life Travel--United States--West Travel--Historical accounts Oregon Trail Fort Astoria

ENG
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Auf dem Gipfel des Ruwenzori

1906. Entdeckung, Erforschung, Erstbesteigung

Henry Morton Stanley; Franz Stuhlmann; Ludwig Amadeus von Savoyen; hg.v. Heinrich Pleticha; m.44 Fot.v. Vittorio Sella

Mountaineering expeditions--Africa Discoveries in geography / Exploration Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Africa, East Rwenzori Mountains

GER
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Aus Indien

Aufzeichnungen, Tagebücher, Gedichte, Betrachtungen, Erzählungen

Hermann Hesse

Memoirs Diaries and journals Biography--India Biography--Literature--Germany Biography--Philosophy Hesse, Hermann (1877-1962) Travel--India Travel--Historical accounts German fiction--Miscellaneous writings

GER
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Beyond the three seas

travellers' tales of Mughal India

edited by Michael H. Fisher.

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--India--North

ENG
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Bilder aus Anatolien

Höhlen und Hane in Kappadokien

Clemens und Gunda Holzmeister und Rudolf Fahrner

Travel--Turkey Travel--Historical accounts Photographs--Architecture and settlements Architecture--Turkey Architecture--Ancient Architecture--Medieval Architecture--Oriental

GER
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Bligh of the Bounty

being the narrative of the mutiny of the Bounty and the voyage in the open boat

Adml. William Bligh; ed. by E. A. Hughes

Travel--Oceans--Pacific Travel--Historical accounts Memoirs Biography--Travellers Biography--Military Bligh, William (1754-1817)

ENG
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Buccaneer explorer

William Dampier; ed. & w. an introd. by Gerald Norris

Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts Travel--World Discoveries in geography / Exploration Natural history--Pre-Linnean works

ENG
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Cette réalité que j'ai pourchassée

Ella Maillart

Travel--Asia Travel--Historical accounts

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Contemporaries of Marco Polo

consisting of the travel records to the Eastern parts of the World

ed. by Manuel Komroff

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Central Asia Travel--China Travel--Near & Middle East Middle Ages--Literature Discoveries in geography / Exploration

ENG
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Das ist Japan

Volk und Landschaft

Fritz Henle; Text v. Takayasu Senzoku

Japan--Civilization Japan--History Travel--Historical accounts Photographs--Asians

GER
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De ondergang van de Batavia

roman

Mike Dash; vert.d. Tinke Davids

English fiction--Historical--Translated into Dutch English fiction--Travel Travel--Oceans Travel--Indonesia Travel--Historical accounts Indonesia--History--1602-1945 (Dutch colony) Discoveries in geography--Fiction Shipwrecks--Fiction

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Der dunkle Erdteil, Afrika

Landschaft, Volksleben

Hugo Adolf Bernatzik

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Africa Africa--Sub-Sahara--Social life and customs Photographs--Africans Photographs--Humans Photographs--Historical Photographs--Nature

GER
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East African Explorers

sel. & introd. by Charles Richards & James Place

Travel--Africa, East Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration

ENG
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Ëgypte hier et aujourd'hui

lithographies de David Roberts

Architecture--Egypt, ancient Architecture--Ancient Archaeology--Egypt Drawings--Architecture Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Egypt Lithographic prints

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En Inde

Albert Londres

Travel--India--Bengal Travel--Historical accounts

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Endurance

Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

by Alfred Lansing

Travel--Oceans--Atlantic Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Antarctica Antarctica--Discovery and exploration Shackleton, Ernest Henry (1874-1922)

ENG
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Eothen

A. W. Kinglake

Travel--Near & Middle East Travel--Balkan Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Ottoman empire

ENG
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Everest

the challenge

by Sir Francis Younghusband

Travel--Tibet Travel--Himalayas Mount Everest Mountaineering expeditions--Himalaya Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Farthest North

being the record of a voyage of exploration of the Ship "Fram" 1893-96 and of a 15 months' sleigh journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen

by Dr. Fridtjof Nansen; w. an appendix by Otto Sverdrup, captain of the Fram

Travel--Oceans--Arctic Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration Nansen, Fridtjof (1861-1930) Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Arctic

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Fountains in the sand

by Norman Douglas

Travel--Tunisia Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Africa--Sahara

ENG
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Further selections from the tragic history of the sea, 1559-1565

narratives of the shipwrecks of the Portuguese East Indiamen Aguia and Garça (1559), São Paulo (1561) and the misadventures of the Brazil-ship Santo António

transl. & ed. from the orig. Portug. by C. R. Boxer

Shipwrecks Discoveries in geography / Exploration Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Oceans--Atlantic Travel--Oceans--Indian Ocean

ENG
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Götter und Menschen zwischen Indien und China

Tagebücher aus Asien: Der Atem Indiens - Ceylon und Südindien

Hans Hasso von Veltheim-Ostrau

Travel--Sri Lanka Travel--India--South Travel--Historical accounts

GER
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Götter und Menschen zwischen Indien und China

Tagebücher aus Asien: Birma, Thailan, Kambodscha, Malaya, Java und Bali

Hans Hasso von Veltheim-Ostrau

Travel--South East Asia Memoirs Travel--Historical accounts

GER
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Götter und Menschen zwischen Indien und China

Tagebücher aus Asien: Bombay, Kalkutta, Kashmir, Afghanistan, Die Himalayas, Nepal, Benares, 1935-1939.

Hans Hasso von Veltheim-Ostrau

Travel--Afghanistan Travel--India--North Travel--Nepal Travel--Historical accounts

GER
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Hawaii, Ostmikronesien und Samoa

meine zweite Südseereise (1897-1899) zum Studium der Atolle und ihrer Bewohner

von Prof. Dr. Augustin Krämer, Marine-Oberstabsarzt

Travel--Pacific islands Travel--Historical accounts

GER
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Himmler's crusade

the true story of the 1938 Nazi expedition into Tibet

Christopher Hale

Tibet--History Germany--Foreign relations--1933-1945 Germany--History--1933-1945 (3rd Reich) Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Tibet Human races--Ethnic and national groups Populations--Movement Books to a film

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Huit jours aux Indes

1876

Émile Guimet

Travel--India--Tamil Nadu Travel--Historical accounts

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Hundert Tage auf Bali

beschrieben u. gezeichnet v. Walter Dreesen; phot. v. Fritz Lindner

Travel--Indonesia--Bali Travel--Historical accounts

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In quest of the North West passage

Leslie H. Neatby

Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration

ENG
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In viaggio con Erodoto

Ryszard Kapuscinski; traduzione dal polacco di Vera Verdiani

Travel--Historical accounts Kapuscinski, Ryszard Herodotus

ITA
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India 100 years ago

the beauty of old India illustrated

W. Urwick

Travel--India Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Indian summer

a mem-sahib in India and Sind

April Swayne-Thomas; w ill. from the author's drawings

Travel--India--North Travel--Historical accounts Drawings--India

ENG
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Indisches Tagebuch

Reisenotizen 1928-1931

Mircea Eliade; hg., a.d.Rumän.übers.u.m.e.Vorw.v. Edward Kanterian

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--India

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Italian journey

1786-1788

J. W. Goethe; transl. by W. H. Auden & Elizabeth Mayer

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Italy Diaries and journals Letters Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (1749-1832)

ENG
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Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

and Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LLD

Tour to the Hebrides

ed. by R. W. Chapman

Travel--Great Britain--Scotland Travel--Historical accounts

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Journal d'un voyage fait aux Indes orientales, 1690-1691

Février 1690 - Août 1690

p. Robert Challe; texte publ. & comm. p. Frédéric Deloffre & Melâhat Menemencioglu

Diaries and journals Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts Travel--India Challe, Robert (French voyager, 1659-1721)

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Journal d'un voyage fait aux Indes orientales, 1690-1691

Août 1690 - Août 1691

p. Robert Challe; texte publ. & comm. p. Frédéric Deloffre & Melâhat Menemencioglu

Diaries and journals Travel--India Travel--Historical accounts Challe, Robert (French voyager, 1659-1721)

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Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile

by John Hanning Speke

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Africa, East Discoveries in geography / Exploration

ENG
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Journey to the Orient

Gérard de Nerval; sel., transl. from the French & w. an introd. by Norman Glass

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Ottoman empire Travel--Near & Middle East

ENG
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Journey without maps

Graham Greene

Travel--Liberia Travel--Africa, West Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Ju-Ju and justice in Nigeria

told by Frank Hives & written down by Gascoigne Lumley

Travel--Nigeria Travel--Historical accounts Ju-Ju

ENG
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L'hivers le plus froid

une jeune américaine en Europe libérée

Paula Fox; traduit de l'américain par Marie-Hélène Dumas

Biography--Literature--United States Biography--Women Memoirs Fox, Paula (1923-) Travel--Europe Travel--Historical accounts World War II (1939-1945)--Aftermath

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L'inde (sans les Anglais)

suivi de Mahé des Indiens

Pierre Loti

Travel--India Travel--Historical accounts

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Le goût de Jérusalem

textes réunis & prés. p. Eglal Errera

Travel--Israel Travel--Historical accounts Jerusalem--In literature

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Lettres des mers du sud

Robert James Fletcher; trad. revue et augm.p. Nicole Tisserand

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Pacific islands

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Liebe und Tod auf Bali

Roman

Vicki Baum

Austrian fiction--Travel Travel--Indonesia--Bali Travel--Historical accounts Colonization--History and criticism

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Life and teaching of the masters of the Far East

Travel--Himalayas Travel--Historical accounts

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Life on the Mississippi

Mark Twain; w an introd. by Harold Beaver

Memoirs Biography--Literature--United States Biography--Travellers Twain, Mark (US author, 1835-1910) Travel--Historical accounts Travel--United States--Mississippi River Boat living

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Malerische Studien

eine Reise um die Welt in 200 farbigen Photographien nach Naturaufnahmen

Travel--World Travel--Pictorial works Travel--Historical accounts Photographs--Historical

GER
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Mandeville's travels

ed. w. modernized spelling & an introd. by M. C. Seymour

Travel--Near & Middle East Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration

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Marco Polo kam nicht bis China

Frances Wood; a.d.Engl.v. Barbara Reitz & Bernhard Jendricke

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Asia Polo, Marco (Traveller, 1254-1323) Historiography Explorers

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Missionary excursion into the Blue Mountains

being an account of King Moshoeshoe's Expedition from Thaba-Bosiu to the sources of the Malibamatso River in the year 1840

by Thomas Arbousset; ed. & transl. by David Ambrose & Albert Brutsch

Lesotho--History Basotho / Basuto / Sotho (African people) Travel--Africa, South Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration

ENG
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Mutiny of the Bounty

John Barrow

English fiction--Juvenile English fiction--Adventure Travel--Historical accounts Ships Travel--Oceans--Pacific

ENG
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Noa Noa

Paul Gauguin

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Polynesia

FRE
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Oeuvres complètes

Michel de Montaigne

French fiction French essays Letters Diaries and journals Travel--Italy Travel--Historical accounts de Montaigne, Michel Eyquem (1533-1592)

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Passages from Arabia Deserta

Charles M. Doughty; sel. by Edward Garnett

Travel--Saudi-Arabia Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration

ENG
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Peaks and Lamas

Marco Pallis

Travel--India--North Travel--Historical accounts Buddhism--India

ENG
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Persian pictures

Gertrude Bell

Travel--Iran Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah

by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton

Travel--Saudi-Arabia Travel--Historical accounts Pilgrims and pilgrimages--To Mecca Travel--Ottoman empire

ENG
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Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah

by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton

Travel--Saudi-Arabia Travel--Historical accounts Pilgrims and pilgrimages--To Mecca Travel--Ottoman empire

ENG
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Pictures from Italy

Charles Dickens; extracted by V. Geetha; art by Livia Signorini

Travel--Italy Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Pitcairn

the island, the people, and the pastor

by the late Rev. Thos. Boyles Murray

Travel--Pacific islands Travel--Historical accounts Natural history--Pacific Ocean

ENG
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Récits d'un pèlerin russe

trad. & prés. p. Jean Laloy

Travel--Russia Travel--Historical accounts Christianity--Religious life and practice--Prayer Christianity--Denominations--Eastern Orthodoxy Pilgrims and pilgrimages--Mendicancy (begging)

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Reise zu den Kirgisen

aus dem Sibirientagebuch 1876

Alfred Edmund Brehm

Travel--Russia--Siberia Travel--Historical accounts

GER
Incoming
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Sail ho!

my early years at sea

by Sir James Bisset

Memoirs Biography--Travellers Bisset, James (Brit.commodore, 1883-1967) Seafaring life Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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South

the story of Shackleton's 1914-1917 expedition

by Sir Ernest Shackleton

Travel--Oceans--Atlantic Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Antarctica Discoveries in geography / Exploration Memoirs Biography--Travellers Biography--Explorers Shackleton, Ernest Henry (1874-1922) Antarctica--Discovery and exploration

ENG
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South Latitude

by F. D. Ommanney

Travel--Antarctica Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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Strange adventures of the sea

a book of murders, maroonings, treasure-hunts, piracies, mutinies and tales of horror on the high seas

by J. G. Lockhart

Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts

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T. H. Huxley's diary of the voyage of the H.M.S. Rattlesnake

ed. from the unpublished Ms. by Julian Huxley

Travel--Oceans--Pacific Travel--Historical accounts Diaries and journals Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-1895) Biography--Travellers Biography--Biologists and Naturalists

ENG
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Tales of the Alhambra

Washington Irving

Granada--Landmarks Travel--Spain Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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The cruise of the Amaryllis

by G. H. P. Muhlhauser; with a memoir of the author by E. Keble Chatterton

Travel--World Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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The cruise of the Kate

E. E. Middleton

Travel--Oceans--Atlantic Travel--Great Britain Travel--Historical accounts Boating--Accounts of travel

ENG
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The European reconnaissance

selected documents

ed. by J. H. Parry

Discoveries in geography / Exploration Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts History--Sources Naval operations--History

ENG
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The explorers

an anthology of discovery

comp. & ed. by G. R. Crone

Discoveries in geography / Exploration Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Collected accounts Explorers

ENG
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The first crossing of Greenland

by Fridtjof Nansen; transl. from the Norwegian by Hubert Majendie Gepp

Travel--Arctic Travel--Greenland Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration

ENG
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The giant book of exploration

ed. by John Keay

Travel--Historical accounts Explorers

ENG
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The Great Desert and the Niger Road

Georges Rozet

Travel--Algeria Travel--Historical accounts Photographs--Black & white Photographs--Historical Travel--Africa--Sahara

ENG
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The improvisatore

or, Life in Italy

from the Danish of Hans Christian Andersen by Mary Howitt

Danish fiction--Translated into English Danish fiction--Autobiographical Danish fiction--Travel Travel--Italy Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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The journeys of Celia Fiennes

ed. & w. an introd. by Christopher Morris; w. a forew. by G. M. Trevelyan

Travel--Great Britain--England Travel--Historical accounts Women--Travel

ENG
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The last bungalow

writings on Allahabad

ed. by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra

Travel--India--Uttar Pradesh Travel--Historical accounts Allahabad

ENG
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The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty

by William Bligh; adapted by Deborah Kestel; ill. by Brendan Lynch

Biography--Travellers Biography--Military Memoirs Bligh, William (1754-1817) Travel--Oceans Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Pacific islands

ENG
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The Narrow Road to the Deep North

and Other Travel Sketches

Bashō; transl. from the Japanese by Nobuyuki Yuasa

Travel--Japan Travel--Historical accounts

ENG
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The Niger journal

of Richard & John Lander; ed. & abr. w. an introd. by Robin Hallett

Travel--Nigeria Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration Niger River

ENG
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The Oregon Trail

sketches of prairie & Rocky Mountains life

Francis Parkman

Outdoor life Travel--United States--Great Plains Travel--Historical accounts Natives of North America--Oglala Sioux

ENG
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The Persian expedition

Xenophon; transl. by Rex Warner

Travel--Near & Middle East Travel--Historical accounts Philosophy--Socratic Persia--History--539-332 B.C Greece--History--404-362 B.C War and warfare

ENG
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The southern gates of Arabia

a journey in the Hadhramaut

Freya Stark

Travel--Historical accounts Travel--Near & Middle East Travel--Yemen Discoveries in geography / Exploration Deserts

ENG
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The story of the seashore

John S. Goodall

Toy and movable books Travel--Great Britain--England Brighton Travel--Pictorial works Travel--Historical accounts Outdoor life Beaches

ENG
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The traveller's eye

Dorothy Carrington

Travel--Collected accounts Travel--Historical accounts Discoveries in geography / Exploration

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The travels of Marco Polo

transl. into Engl. from the text of L. F. Benedetto by Aldo Ricci

Mongols--History Travel--Asia Travel--Historical accounts Polo, Marco (Traveller, 1254-1323)

ENG
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