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MALAYSIA BERLITZ POCKET GUIDE

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Berlitz Publishing Company Ltd.: 1993

Seller ID: 001558

ISBN: 2 8315 2234 X

Condition: As New


A wealth of information in a size that fits into a pocket. Features include colour maps and photographs throughout, practical information covering amenities, transportation, emergency help, recommendations for shopping, sports, entertainment and nightlife. View more info

GUIDE TO THE GULF; BAHRAIN, OMAN, QATAR AND THE UAE

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Gulf Air, Lonely Planet: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002124

Condition: As New


Specially produced for Gulf Air by the team at Lonely Planet, this guide includes Budget to five-star accommodation and restaurants, lots of practical advice, including information on business etiquette and local traditions, visas, border crossings and transport and a comprehensive Arabic language chapter. View more info

HUGO'S WHEN IN GERMANY

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hugo's Language Intitute Ltd: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004366

Condition: Good


Good condition. Clean pages, tight binding, no inscription. Cover is slightly worn on edges. View more info

THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stacey International: 1990

Edition: Eigth Edition

Seller ID: 007451

ISBN: 0905743598

Condition: Very Good/Good


Very Good/Good condition. Heavier items may require additional postage. View more info

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The Wide World The True Adventure Magazine for Men

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, George Newnes: 1960

Seller ID: 009469

Condition: Good


June 1960 issue, maybe 80 or so pp (numbering seems to run from earlier issues & there's a spinkle of romans for good measure. I think you'll buy this not just for the fiction but the ads are a treat too "Enjoy life in a Morris Oxford" or get a folding dinghy for fifteen pounds. Index to stories is in map form - a pretty good idea. View more info

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The Wide World The Magazine for Men

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, George Newnes: 1955

Seller ID: 009470

Condition: Good


Feb 1955 issue, maybe 80 or so pp (numbering seems to run from earlier issues & there's a spinkle of romans for good measure. I think you'll buy this not just for the fiction but the ads are a treat too "Silvikrin Hair oil" or get a corset for men. Index to stories is in map form - a pretty good idea. View more info

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Stephanie's feasts and Stories

By: Alexander, Stephanie

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 1992

Seller ID: 010457

Condition: Very Good


Feasts and stories draws on a very broad palate, from settings in countries as varied as France, Italy, England, Greece, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Australia. It celebrates eating and food, how people live, what makes their life exciting, and how food is linked to events of significance. It demonstrates Stephanie's interest in both understanding traditional ethnic boundaries and in absoring culinary details of various cultures into what is her own very personal style. 305 crisp pp with nice photography & lineart as well. Rear of cover has a short diagonal crease upper right corner. approx 900g p... View more info

Stephanie's feasts and Stories

By: Alexander, Stephanie

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 1992

Seller ID: 011225

Condition: Very Good


Feasts and stories draws on a very broad palate, from settings in countries as varied as France, Italy, England, Greece, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Australia. It celebrates eating and food, how people live, what makes their life exciting, and how food is linked to events of significance. It demonstrates Stephanie's interest in both understanding traditional ethnic boundaries and in absoring culinary details of various cultures into what is her own very personal style. 305 crisp pp with nice photography & lineart as well. Covers VG. approx 900g packed for post. View more info

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Stephanie's feasts and Stories

By: Alexander, Stephanie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 1988

Seller ID: 012442

Condition: Very Good


Feasts and stories draws on a very broad palate, from settings in countries as varied as France, Italy, England, Greece, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Australia. It celebrates eating and food, how people live, what makes their life exciting, and how food is linked to events of significance. It demonstrates Stephanie's interest in both understanding traditional ethnic boundaries and in absoring culinary details of various cultures into what is her own very personal style. 305 crisp pp with nice photography & lineart as well. 2 pp have been folded & unfolded approx 1.1kg packed for post. View more info

Plain Tales from the Raj

By: Allen, Charles (ed)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Century Publishing Co. Ltd., London:

Seller ID: 008664

Condition: Very Good


240 plus pages of bw & colour illust & a wealth of fascinating insights to a lifestyle that seemed ideal (if you were English I guess). Book is in really great order bar a wear spot to the papered cover. View more info

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I Remember St Petersburg

By: Almedingen, EM

Price: $92.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Young: 1969

Edition: 1st Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 008905

Condition: Very Good


ex-lib, 2 borrowings, lib pocket at final page, lib nos on spine, 192 in great order, sewn-in binding, bw illus throughout. "The author grew up in a virtually fatherless family in incongruous poverty surrounded by people of intellectual & social eminence" This book set her reputation as a scholar & writer having at 19 seen the explosion of the October Revolution. View more info

BREAKFAST IN BALI, SUPPER AT THE SAVOY

By: Ballantyne Tom

Price: $18.00

Publisher: ABC Australia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004354

ISBN: 0733302408

Condition: Very Good


Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. Inscription on first page. Clean and unmarked cover, edges curl very slightly on front. Clean compressed page edge. View more info

A CURIOUS LIFE FOR A LADY The Story of Isabella Bird, Traveller Extraordinary

By: Barr Pat

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin, UK: 1985

Seller ID: 011926

ISBN: 0140079211

Condition: Good


When in 1872 at the age of forty, the rather earnest daughter of a country parson abandoned the rectory nest and began her pioneering journeys to some of the most inhospitable corners of the world, she was aware that she was escaping the frustrations and shackles of Victorian middle class life. As she remarked "travellers are privileged to do the most improper things". View more info

NEXT DOOR TO PARADISE

By: Beatty Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: CasselL & Company: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005196

Condition: Very Good


Very Good condition. Clean and unmarked cover. No inscription. Unclipped dustjacket protected in removable mylar sleeve. Both colour and black and white photographs. View more info

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Tuscan Cookbook

By: Beer, Maggie & Alexander, Stephanie

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1998

Seller ID: 011936

Condition: Fine


What a treat this is, 224 sumptuous pp - the art/photography throughout should really put this into our art category rather than cooking but .... Beer & Alexander need no intro & their food passion is a joy in this quality production. Faults? only that I have to sell it rather than keep it, grrrr! approx 1.5kg packed weight. View more info

French Leave Encore

By: Binns, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, Chiltern House: 1992

Seller ID: 008526

Condition: Excellent


Providing insights into the hotels, restaurants, menu terms and 22 regions of France, this fifth edition has been re-written and extended. It includes detailed descriptions of more than 850 hotels and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets, and an 80-page section of several dozen chapters, with maps, on themes such as wild flowers, gardens, fishing and golfing. 2500 menu terms, wines and cheeses are translated and explained. All the research, editing and cartography has been carried out personally by the author. 480 wonderfully presented pages. View more info

MEMOIRS OF A MOUNTAINEER

By: Chapman F. Spencer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Book Club:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003998

Condition: Very Good


Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean and unmarked boards. View more info

CRADLE MOUNTAIN, LAKE ST CLAIR AND WALLS OF JERUSALEM NATIONAL PARKS

By: Chapman John and Siseman John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pindari Publications, Australia: 1990

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 008182

ISBN: 0958787433

Condition: Good


Includes detailed track notes and information to all the popular routes, including day walks and some lesser known walking routes into remote wild country including the overland Track, Walls of Jerusalem, Pine Valley, Black Bluff Range, Cheyne Range and Eldon Range. Photos, maps and detailed descriptions. View more info

TWO MIDDLE-AGED LADIES IN ANDALUSIA

By: Chetwode Penelope

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Readers Union: 1965

Seller ID: 006436

Condition: Very Good


Very Good condition. Documents the journey of two women through Spain in the early 1960s, providing a fascinating overview, of customs, food, tradition, trade, and the people of Spain. View more info

LALAPPA; An Indian Story

By: Christlieb Marie L.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: The London Missionary Society, London: 1028

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002341

Condition: Fair/poor


A wonderful insight into Indian Village life in the 1920's. Includes 12 illustrations. View more info