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Product Description: Ian Fleming’s world travels, interests, as well as his journalism and wartime experiences, lent authority to everything he wrote. In 1959, the Sunday Times commissioned Fleming to write a series of dispatches from the world’s most beguiling locales...read more

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9780884118749 | Amereon Ltd, June 1, 1987, cover price $21.95

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9781612185545 | Reprint edition (Amazon Pub, March 26, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Ian Fleming’s world travels, interests, as well as his journalism and wartime experiences, lent authority to everything he wrote.

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Product Description: Based on travel writings, religious history and popular literature, Jews in the Early Modern English Imagination explores the encounter between English travellers and the Jews. While literary and religious traditions created an image of Jews as untrustworthy, even sinister, travellers came to know them in their many and diverse communities with rich traditions and intriguing life-styles...read more

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9781409411918 | Ashgate Pub Co, January 1, 2012, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Based on travel writings, religious history and popular literature, Jews in the Early Modern English Imagination explores the encounter between English travellers and the Jews.

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Product Description: By the end of the eighteenth century, British travelers had fanned out to every corner of the world, driven by widely varying motives: scientific curiosity, commerce, colonization, diplomacy, exploration, and tourism. In letters, journals, and books, travelers wrote first-hand of exotic lands and beautiful scenery, and of encounters with strange peoples and wildlife...read more
By Elizabeth A. Bohls (editor) and Ian Duncan (editor)

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9780199537525 | Reissue edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2009), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: By the end of the eighteenth century, British travelers had fanned out to every corner of the world, driven by widely varying motives: scientific curiosity, commerce, colonization, diplomacy, exploration, and tourism.
9780192840516 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 23, 2006, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: By the end of the eighteenth century, British travelers had fanned out to every corner of the world, driven by widely varying motives: scientific curiosity, commerce, colonization, diplomacy, exploration, and tourism.

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Product Description: Part of a seven-volume facsimile set, this volume comprises firsthand accounts of France in the 1790s. It includes Helen Maria Williams' letters which narrate the fall of Robespierre in 1794 and her 1798 book on Switzerland which comments sceptically on the necessary coexistence of liberty with peace...read more
By Stephen Bending (editor) and Stephen Bygrave (editor)

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9781138766716 | Routledge, March 1, 2008, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Part of a seven-volume facsimile set, this volume comprises firsthand accounts of France in the 1790s.
9781138766747 | Routledge, March 1, 2008, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Part of a seven-volume facsimile set, this volume comprises firsthand accounts of France in the 1790s.
9781138766730 | Routledge, March 1, 2008, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Part of a seven-volume facsimile set, this volume comprises firsthand accounts of France in the 1790s.
9781138766723 | Routledge, March 1, 2008, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Part of a seven-volume facsimile set, this volume comprises firsthand accounts of France in the 1790s.
9781851968626 | Pickering & Chatto Ltd, July 9, 2007, cover price $545.00
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A literary tribute to the last earthly frontier - the ocean.

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9780091900694 | Ebury Pr, March 1, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A literary tribute to the last earthly frontier - the ocean.

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Collects the author's travel writings as penned between 1929 and 1958, in which he journeyed through such lands as the West Indies, Mexico, South America, Jerusalem, and Africa; and evinces the comic predicament of the traveler.

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9781400040766 | Everymans Library, August 1, 2003, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Collects the author's travel writings as penned between 1929 and 1958, in which he journeyed through such lands as the West Indies, Mexico, South America, Jerusalem, and Africa; and evinces the comic predicament of the traveler.

By Helen Gilbert (editor) and Anna Johnston (editor)

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9780820456997 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, April 1, 2002, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: Amazons, Savages, and Machiavels is an accessible and unique anthology of travel and colonial writing in the English Renaissance, selected to represent the world-picture of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century readers in England. It includes not just the narratives of discovery of the New World but also accounts of cultures already well known through trade links, such as Turkey and the Moluccan islands, and of places that featured just as significantly in the early modern English imagination: from Ireland to Russia and the Far East, from Calais to India and Africa, from France and Italy to the West Indies...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Andrew Hadfield (editor)

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9780198711872 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 15, 2001, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Amazons, Savages, and Machiavels is an accessible and unique anthology of travel and colonial writing in the English Renaissance, selected to represent the world-picture of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century readers in England.

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9780198711865 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 15, 2001, cover price $63.00 | About this edition: Amazons, Savages, and Machiavels is an accessible and unique anthology of travel and colonial writing in the English Renaissance, selected to represent the world-picture of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century readers in England.

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Product Description: Jonathan Hart has three main goals in this innovative study of the texts of exploration and European colonization: to show the complexity of travel as well as the importance of its depictions for Spain, France and England; to present the ambivalent and contradictory responses of France and England to Spain over the period; and to demonstrate the importance of translations in both disseminating and shaping knowledge surrounding the colonizing of the New World...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780312230708 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 15, 2001, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Jonathan Hart has three main goals in this innovative study of the texts of exploration and European colonization: to show the complexity of travel as well as the importance of its depictions for Spain, France and England; to present the ambivalent and contradictory responses of France and England to Spain over the period; and to demonstrate the importance of translations in both disseminating and shaping knowledge surrounding the colonizing of the New World.

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Listeners can compare their impressions on favorite European destinations with those of veteran travelers and literary legends with this collection of essays and verse, which includes selections by Charles Dickens on Rome, Mark Twain on Paris and Versailles, and Washington Irving on Stratford-on-Avon. Read by Michael York, et al.

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9781574534283 | Unabridged edition (Audio Literature, June 1, 2001), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Presents a collection of essays and verse commenting on the favorite European travel destinations of such famous literary figures as Mark Twain and Charles Dickens.

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Product Description: Strangers to that Land is a critical anthology of English, Scottish and Welsh colonists' and travelers' accounts of Ireland and the Irish from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries, from the Reformation to the Famine. The anthology consists exclusively of eyewitness descriptions of Ireland given by writers using English who had never been to Ireland before and were seeing the country for the first time...read more
By Andrew Hadfield (editor) and John McVeagh (editor)

Hardcover:

9780861403509 | Barnes & Noble Imports, December 1, 1994, cover price $119.00 | About this edition: Strangers to that Land is a critical anthology of English, Scottish and Welsh colonists' and travelers' accounts of Ireland and the Irish from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries, from the Reformation to the Famine.

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One hundred stunning photographs taken by the late novelist and travel writer complement his journals of the time that he spent in West Africa, Patagonia, Afghanistan, Java, Turkey, and other places, 10,000 first printing. First serial, The New Yorker.

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9780670851485 | Viking Pr, November 1, 1993, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: One hundred stunning photographs taken by the late novelist and travel writer complement his journals of the time that he spent in West Africa, Patagonia, Afghanistan, Java, Turkey, and other places, 10,000 first printing.

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