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On the Wagon

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On the Wagon

Lennox Nicholson

Memoirs; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

On the Wagon is a young recovering alcoholic’s quest to find the true meaning of freedom by following the route of Jack... [more]

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Winter Notes on Summer Impressions

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Winter Notes on Summer Impressions

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Classic travel writing

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Brand-new translation of one of Dostoevsky's most important early works, fully annotated. [more]

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The Other Paris: An illustrated journey through a city's poor and Bohemian past

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The Other Paris: An illustrated journey through a city's poor and Bohemian...

Luc Sante

History; Travel writing

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Paris, the City of Light, the city of fine dining, seductive couture and intellectual hauteur, was until fairly recently always... [more]

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The Innocents Abroad

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The Innocents Abroad

Mark Twain

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

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One of the most famous travel books ever written by an American, Twain's hilarious satire impales with sharp wit both the... [more]

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Walking the Himalayas: An adventure of survival and endurance

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Walking the Himalayas: An adventure of survival and endurance

Levison Wood

Walking, hiking, trekking; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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From the bestselling author of Walking the Nile, explorer Levison Wood begins his next challenging adventure - walking the... [more]

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Venice, An Interior

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Venice, An Interior

Javier Marias

Literary essays; History; Travel writing

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An essential companion for every traveller to Venice, this is the hidden city revealed in a gorgeous non-fiction account by... [more]

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Around India in 80 Trains

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Around India in 80 Trains

Monisha Rajesh

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Crackles and sparks with life like exploding Diwali fireworks. - William Dalrymple Monisha Rajesh turns to a map of the... [more]

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Love Your Sister

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Love Your Sister

Samuel Johnson, Connie Johnson

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with illness; Travel writing

Paperback

An extraordinarily inspiring story about love, family, cancer ... and unicycles. [more]

$19.99

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Havana: A Subtropical Delirium

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Havana: A Subtropical Delirium

Mark Kurlansky

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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<b>A city of tropical heat, sweat, ramshackle beauty, and its very own cadence--a city that always surprises--Havana is brought... [more]

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Walking the Woods and the Water: In Patrick Leigh Fermor's Footsteps from the Hook of Holland to the Golden Horn

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Walking the Woods and the Water: In Patrick Leigh Fermor's Footsteps from...

Nick Hunt

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Using Patrick Leigh Fermor's books as his only travel guide, Nick Hunt trekked some 2,500 miles on an old-fashioned adventure... [more]

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A Moveable Feast

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A Moveable Feast

Lonely Planet, Matthew Fort, Stefan Gates, Don George, Mark Kurlansky

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Life-changing food adventures around the world. On the road, food nourishes us not only physically, but intellectually, emotionally,... [more]

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Geek in China: Discovering the Land Of Alibaba, Bullet Trains and Dimsum

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Geek in China: Discovering the Land Of Alibaba, Bullet Trains and Dimsum...

Matthew B. Christensen

Cultural studies; Travel writing; Languages & ESL

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China is ever-changing, and for those looking to experience the China of today and tomorrow, A Geek in China is a hip, smart... [more]

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Great American Railroad Journeys

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Great American Railroad Journeys

Michael Portillo

Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Elephant Complex

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Elephant Complex

John Gimlette

Fiction & Literature; Travel writing

Paperback

A Spectator Book of the Year 2015. From Ceylon to the Tamil Tigers, the first in-depth account of Sri Lanka by an award-winning... [more]

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Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

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Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

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A revelatory collection of letters written by the author of The Broken Road [more]

$35.00

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Un-Discovered Islands: An Archipelago of Myths and Mysteries, Phantoms and Fates

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Un-Discovered Islands: An Archipelago of Myths and Mysteries, Phantoms and...

Malachy Tallack

Prose: non-fiction; History; Travel writing

Hardback

Luxury hardback atlas by a critically acclaimed new talent in travel writing [more]

$34.99

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Everything is Happening: Journey into a Painting

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Everything is Happening: Journey into a Painting

Michael Jacobs

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Art & design styles: Baroque; Painting & paintings; Travel writing

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A gripping and beguiling blend of art history, memoir and travel writing which delves into the mysteries and meanings of Las... [more]

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Birds of Passage: Henrietta Clive's Travels in South India 1798-1801

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Birds of Passage: Henrietta Clive's Travels in South India 1798-1801

Nancy K. Shields

Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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For centuries this account, the first joyful description of India by a British woman, remained unread in a Welsh castle. [more]

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The Lure of the North

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The Lure of the North

Cecily Gayford

Fiction & Literature; Travel writing; Places & peoples: pictorial works

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If you give anything to a Norwegian (old meat tins are always thankfully received), he will give your hand a silent grip more... [more]

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Eat Pray Love: One Woman's Search for Everything

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Eat Pray Love: One Woman's Search for Everything

Elizabeth Gilbert

Autobiography: general; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A funny, tender, utterly beguiling story about a woman's search for happiness [more]

$21.99

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Walking Away

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Walking Away

Simon Armitage, Sue Roberts

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

From the surreal pleasure dome of Minehead Butlins to a smoke-filled roundhouse on the Penwith Peninsula then out to the Isles... [more]

$22.99

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The Encounter: Amazon Beaming

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The Encounter: Amazon Beaming

Petru Popescu

Indigenous peoples; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

1971, the American photographer Loren McIntyre finds himself stranded in the depths of the Amazon rainforest, on the border... [more]

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William Simpson's Afghanistan: Travels of a Special Artist and Antiquarian During the Second Afghan War, 1878-1879

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William Simpson's Afghanistan: Travels of a Special Artist and Antiquarian...

Peter Harrington

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; History; Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Travel writing

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Left London, on a journey with Kabool as my objective via Brindisi and Bombay'. With these words written on Tuesday October... [more]

$85.00

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The Discovery of France

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The Discovery of France

Graham Robb

History; European history; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

Paperback

Elegant, entertaining and occasionally brilliant... As this book powerfully demonstrates, French history is nothing if not... [more]

$22.99

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The Fish Ladder: A Journey Upstream

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The Fish Ladder: A Journey Upstream

Katharine Norbury

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Part travelogue, part memoir, this deeply moving story of adoption, grief and marriage. Destined to be a classic of memoir.... [more]

$20.99

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