Newby, Eric (ed): Book of Travellers' Tales, A
Book Number: TRA63
Pan Books Ltd London, England 1986 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Softcover, first thus, 516gms, 574 pages. This is a marvellously entertaining anthology of travel writing spanning the globe from Africa to the Antarctic, from Penzance to Poona. It includes a wealth of travel literature, including samples from more than 300 travel writers from 430BC to the 1980s. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and heavy age-related page discolouration/spotting throughout including wraps. There is a small sticker on the front cover and a small pen marking from a previous owner on the inside title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.