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1 The Amazing Adventures of Betty Mouatcompiled from Contemporary Sources
Lerwick T. And J. Manson 1946 Reprint Paper Wrappers Good 
48pp, illustrated from photographes, moderate creasing to covers, slight fading to covers, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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2 Alderfer (Zoe) Arnesen, Liv; Bancroft, Ann Ann and Liv Cross Antarctica : A Dream Come True!
Cambridge Massachusetts Sa Capo Press 2003 0738209341 / 9780738209340 Hard Back Near Fine Near Fine Nicholas Reti 
not paginated 32pp, illustrated, with dust wrapper, bright clean copy. Liv Arnesen, and Ann Bancroft. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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3 Alec-Tweedie, Mrs. Tight Corners Of My Adventurous Life
London Hutchinson, 1933 Hard Back Fair 
315pp, illustrated 4 colour plates, 29 plates of black and white illustrations, book plate on front paste down of Elizabeth Raymond-Bond, covers worn with some damp staining, tips of spine bumped with several small tears to cloth, frontis piece loose but all plates present, internally neat and clean, overall serviceable copy. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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4 ALLEN (Vivien): Lady Trader: A Biography of Mrs Sarah Heckford,
London Collins 1979 0 00 216073 0 / 9780002160735 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
x, 243pp, illustrated 12pp, with dust wrapper, owners signature & date on front end page, minor wear to dust wrapper. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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5 BIGLAND (Eileen): The Lake of the Royal Crocodiles
London Hodder & Stoughton 1939 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Good 
ix+299pp, illustrated 8 plates by John Nicolson and 2 maps, minor fading to top edge cloth boards, end pages browned, top edge dusty, light foxing to foredge and minor spotting in text, spine of dust wrapper browned, tips of spine rubbed and several small tears to edge of dust wrapper, back panel has moderate soiling and rubbing, overall book neat and clean with tight binding in dust wrapper with some wear but still complete. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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6 BIRD (Isabella): [Mrs. Bishop] A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains
Bristol Ganesha 1997 Hard Back Fine No dust Wrapper 
xii+296pp, illustrated, from the collected travel writings of Isabella Bird volume 3 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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7 BIRD (Isabella): [Mrs. Bishop] The Golden Chersonese And The Way Thither
Bristol Ganesha 1997 Hard Back Fine No dust Wrapper 
xxvi+384pp, illustrated including fold out map at rear, small bump top of spine, bright clean copy. from the collected travel writings of Isabella Bird volume 6 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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8 BIRD (Isabella): [Mrs. Bishop] The Yangtze Valley and Beyond
Bristol Ganesha 1997 Hard Back Fine No dust Wrapper 
xv+557pp, illustrated, including a fold out map at rear, from the collected travel writings of Isabella Bird volume 11 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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9 Bosanquet, Mary Canada Ride: Across Canada on Horseback
London Hodder & Stoughton 1944 Reprint Hard Back Good 
223pp, illustrated 16pp, maps on end pages, spine darkened with modeate soiling, crack in binding between frointis piece and half title but biniding still tight, small tear to edge of page 145/146, ownership signature, text clean with no markings or annotations. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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10 Burton (Lady Isabel) Wilkins (W.H. ) The Romance of Isabel Lady Burton.
London Hutchinson 1898 Fourth and Cheap Edition Hard Back Good 
xviii+778pp plus 2pp of publishers catalogue, illustrated 9 pages of plates, top edge gilt,spine slightly faded and slight browning, tips of spine rubbed and bumped but no tears or chips, moderate soiling to covers, corners bumped, inner hinges cracked and couple of gatherings slightly loose, occasional spot of foxing but overall text bright and clean, good sound copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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11 Cabot, Mabel Vanished Kingdoms : A Woman Explorer in Tibet, China, and Mongolia 1921-1925
New York Aperture 2003 1931788081 / 9781931788083 Hard Back Near Fine Near Fine 
190pp, illustrated, bright clean copy . 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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12 CHAMBERLAIN (Lesley) In the Communist Mirror: Journeys in Eastern Europe
London Faber 1990 Hard Back Near Fine Near Fine 
xii, 196pp. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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13 Coleman (Ann Raney Thomas) [edited By C. Richard King] Victorian Lady on the Texas Frontier: The Journal of Anne Raney Coleman
London Foulsham 1972 0572008031 / 9780572008031 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
190pp with dust wrapper, foxing to foredge, light foxing to inner flaps of dust wrapper, back flap creased, couple of small nicks and light creasing to edge of dust wrapper, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Unconducted Wanderers, FORBES (Rosita)
14 FORBES (Rosita) Unconducted Wanderers
London John Lane 1810 Hard Back Good + 
xi, 198pp plus 2pp of publishers adverts, illustrated, spine slightly faded but gilt title still clear, tips of sine bumped and frayed, rought cut pages, minor foxing to foredge, occasional foxing to text, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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15 GOLLOCK (Minna C. And G. A.) Half Done Some Thoughts for Women
London Unite Council for missionary Education 1916 Paper Wrappers Good 
60pp, some foxing particularly effecting first couple of pages, overall neat clean copy, concerning women in non-christian countires. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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16 Henry-Bordeaux (Paule) The Circe of the Deserts
London Hurst & Blackett Hard Back Good 
246pp, frontis piece, moderate foxing with occasional heavy spotting, minor ink line to blank page oppostie first page of chapter one, tips of spine slightly bumpedwith small nick in cloth, minor fading to spine, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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17 HOWARD (Cecil) Mary Kingsley
London Hutchinson 1957 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good Association Copy 
231pp, frontis piece, map on end pages, bottom edge covers rubbed, extremities slightly bumped, spine dust wrapper slightly darkened, one small ink annotion, date of birth underlined and word Scorpio written in margin, on half title book INSCRIBED BY MARY'S KINGSLEY'S GRANDSON. of Boarscroft, near Tring, to another member of the family called J. C. Watson. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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18 HUMPHREYS (Rachel) Travels East of Suez
London Heath Cranton and Ouseley Hard Back Good 
233pp, illustrated 32pp, covers worn, with soiling to edgestips of spine bumpedand couple of small nicks, front folio loose, couple of illustrations partialy loose, occasioanl spots of foxing, text generally clean, inscription on front paste down dated 1915. The author was F.R.G.S. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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19 JAMES (Angela) HILLS (Nina) Editors The Life of Mrs John Brown, 1847-1935: An Account of Her Social Work in Lancashire and South Africa, of Her Memories of Lancashire Folk, and of Her Friendship with Olive Schreiner
London John Murray 1937 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Good 
x+214pp, end pages browned, gilt inscription to end page, foxing to foredge, browning and foxing to dust wrapper, miniscule loss to top edge of spine of dust wrapper, 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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20 JOHNSTON (Johanna) The Life, Manners, and Travels of Fanny Trollope
New York Hawthorn Books 1978 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
xiv+242pp, illustrated, bottom edge slightly rubbed, corners bumped, stain on reverse side of dust wrapper at bottom of spine.couple of small tears to edge dust wrapper. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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