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Tragic Shores: A Memoir of Dark Travel

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Tragic Shores: A Memoir of Dark Travel

Thomas Cook

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A memoir of a lifetime's travel to some of the darkest places on earth: a first work of non-fiction from this much-admired... [more]

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South and West: From a Notebook

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South and West: From a Notebook

Joan Didion

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Literary essays; Travel writing

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From one of the most important chroniclers of our time, come two extended excerpts from her never-before-seen notebooks-writings... [more]

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The Crying of the Wind: Ireland

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The Crying of the Wind: Ireland

Ithell Colquhoun

Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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The Crying of the Wind and The Living Stones make up British Surrealist Ithell Colquhoun's unique memoirs and travelogues,... [more]

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Return to Moscow

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Return to Moscow

Tony Kevin

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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<div>Forty-eight years ago, a young and apprehensive Tony Kevin set off with his family on his first diplomatic posting, to... [more]

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A History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys

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A History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys

Sarah Baxter

General & world history; Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

A History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys is a beautifully illustrated guide to the top 500 railway journeys that traverse... [more]

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Lines in the Sand: Collected Journalism

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Lines in the Sand: Collected Journalism

Adrian Gill

Reportage & collected journalism; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Travel writing

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A collection of the very best recent journalism of A. A. Gill, 'by miles, the most brilliant journalist of our age' (Lynn... [more]

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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&rsquo;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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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Around India in 80 Trains

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Around India in 80 Trains

Monisha Rajesh

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

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

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Venice, An Interior

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Venice, An Interior

Javier Marias

Literary essays; History; Travel writing

Paperback

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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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]

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Havana: A Subtropical Delirium

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Havana: A Subtropical Delirium

Mark Kurlansky

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

<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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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Sixty Degrees North: Around the World in Search of Home

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Sixty Degrees North: Around the World in Search of Home

Malachy Tallack

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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In Sixty Degrees North, the author travels along the 60th parallel, which passes through Shetland, where he was raised, and... [more]

$19.99

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When Wanderers Cease to Roam: A Traveler's Journal of Staying Put

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When Wanderers Cease to Roam: A Traveler's Journal of Staying Put

Vivian Swift

History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

A charming, illustrated celebration of puttering, doodling, daydreaming, and settling down after years on the road. [more]

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