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The Rough Guide to Chile.

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Köln, Germany, Dumont Reise Vlg GmbH + C: 2003

Seller ID: 013645

ISBN: 1843530627

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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How to Get All You Want When Travelling in Spain (or Argentina)

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Hugo's Language Institute:

Seller ID: 060638

Condition: Very Good


Part of the 'U.G.O.' series. Previous owner's name on front endpaper else a clean, pocket-sized edition - 96 pp. With the imitated pronunciation of every word. Undated. View more info

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Chile - an outline of Its Geography, Economics and Politics

By: Butland, Gilbert J.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Royal Institute of Interntional Affairs: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047171

Condition: Reading Copy


Small amount of annotation and underlining and some minor soiling to covers else a good clean hardback written in the 1950's to provide a composite survey of the Latin American republic - with chapters on The Land; The People; History and Politics; General Economic and Social Conditions and Foreign Relations. View more info

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All the Best in South America West Coast

By: Clark, Sydney

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Dodd Mead & Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009691

Condition: Good


Nostalgic 1940's travel guide to South America offering how to get the most out of a trip to Colombia, Panama, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, and Argentina. Covers are a little soiled but internally a clean bright copy - 356pp. Map end papers - rear maps have had a route marked on them. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Venezuela,Colombia and Ecuador

By: Collins

Price: £11.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041518

ISBN: 0007102461

Condition: As New


Part of the 'Maps for the Independent Traveller' series. New, unused copy - next post dispatch. View more info

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Diamond River

By: Di Turno, Sadio Garavini

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1963

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 057978

Condition: Very Good


The author tells of his trek through the Venezuelan jungle in search of a river where diamonds can be found. Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of slight edgewear. 208 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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All Lima

By: Escandell-Tur, Neus

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Peru, Editorial Escudo De Oro: 1999

Seller ID: 040366

ISBN: 8437821347

Condition: Very Good


A travel guide and history to Peru's capital city. A very good clean copy which has light crease to front cover. 96 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs and map to rear. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Costa Rica's National Parks and Preserves : A Visitor's Guide

By: Franke, Joseph

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Seattle, WA. USA, The Mountaineers: 1993

Seller ID: 038085

Condition: Near Fine


The first book to provide a truly comprehensive guide that will permit the ardent visitor easy access to Costa Rica's natural wealth. Clean, bright paperback - 223 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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New Worlds to Conquer

By: Halliburton, Richard

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Garden City Publishing: 1937

Seller ID: 051758

Condition: Good


Halliburton tells of his adventures in South America which include following Cortez's trail through Mexico, a fifty-mile swim along the Panama Canal, climbing the Darien peak and finding the hidden mountain city of Manchu Picchu in Peru. A good clean hardback in tatty dustwrapper which has been repaired internally with tape. 368 pages. This is the smaller format reprint of the 1929 first edition from Bobbs-Merrell. View more info

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The Forest of Fear

By: Lohndorff, Ernst

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1956

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 064513

Condition: Good


Translated from the German by Mervyn Savill. More tales of journeys undertaken by the famous traveller who ran away from home aged 14. Clean, square hardback with light signs of shelf life - 182 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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South America - Insight Guides

By: Minnis, Natalie

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, APA Publications: 2002

Seller ID: 040637

ISBN: 9812348093

Condition: Very Good


Carefully written guide which conveys an understanding of the sub-continent, its people and its culture. A very good clean copy. 424 pages including index. Illustrated with colour photographs and detailed cross-referenced maps, as well as all the travel details, hotels, restaurants and phone numbers you will need. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Oregon Trail - Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life

By: Parkman, Francis

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Heron: 1970

Seller ID: 047745

Condition: Near Fine


The story of Parkman's journey through the plains and mountains of the West to see for himself the life of the American Indian - a long trek spanning 5 months in 1846. A clean crisp hardback in blue leatherette boards with ornate gilt lettering and decoration. 381 pages. Illustrated with b/w sketches. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Oregon Trail

By: Parkman, Francis

Price: £7.50

Publisher: United States, New American Library: 1950

Seller ID: 057646

Condition: Good


The story of Parkman's journey through the plains and mountains of the West to see for himself the life of the American Indian - a long trek spanning 5 months in 1846. Sunning to board edges and tanning to page margins, but generally a good clean copy. 286 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Chilean Way - Travels in Chile

By: Phelan, Nancy

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Travel Book Club: 1974

Seller ID: 062725

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. The author's charming recollections of her travels through Chile describing the charm, generosity and resilience of the nation and her people. 261 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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At Home and Abroad

By: Pritchett, V. S.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1990

Seller ID: 065651

ISBN: 070113609X

Condition: Very Good


Written for the most part in the 1950s and 1960s, covering South and North America, Spain, Ireland, Portugal, London, Greece, the Pyrenees, Germany, the English countryside and, above all, the Mediterranean. Page margins now tanning with age else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 332 pages. Enclosed, laid in, is a newspaper cutting from The Times for the author's obituary. View more info

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Top 10: Cancun & Yucatan

By: Rider, Nick

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Dorling Kindersley: 2005

Edition: Reprint with Revisions

Seller ID: 027015

ISBN: 1405308087

Condition: As New


Next post dispatch. Guide to the 10 best of everything. Handy, pocket-sized copy in French flaps containing maps. 144 pages including phrase guide. View more info

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Cuba Diaries

By: Tattlin, Isadora

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Books Ltd: 2003

Seller ID: 023079

ISBN: 0553815326

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy. "An inspired record of four years in Fidel Castro's Cuba" Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Gringo in Latin America

By: West, Richard

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035318

Condition: Very Good


The author tells of the eight months he spent travelling through the Caribbean and South America, noting the cultural differences, the effects of big business, attitudes to race, politics etc. A very good clean copy in dustwrapper. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 263 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Argentina - the Life Story of a Nation

By: White, John W

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, The Viking Press: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043949

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual markings. Written in the 1940s by the American vice-consul in an attempt to introduce Argentina to American readers and to give a brief review of the country's fascinating history and to discuss some of the problems involved in their relationship with the Argentines. A very good clean copy illustrated with b.w. photographs. 367 pages including index. View more info