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A BOOK OF TRAVELLERS' TALES
Newby, Eric
Picador
ISBN 10: 0330293907
ISBN 13: 9780330293907

There are 3 copies of this book available.
A Book of Travellers’ Tales
Newby, Eric, Not Credited.     
ISBN: 0330293907
Picador, London, 1985. Reprint  Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Not Credited. Reprint. 574 pages, last two pages blank, includes sources and acknowledgements and index for the over 300 writers represented in this book from a time spanning 430 BC through to the 1980s. Eric Newby, raconteur, has compiled a marvellous entertaining anthology of writing by his peers. Covering the Arctic through to the Antipodes and from east to west, the choice of the stories was governed by the same eye for the curious and unexpected, the same ear for a good story that distinguishes his own writing. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 574 pages, in original photographic illustrated softcover binding.. a clean secondhand copy, no damage to detail apart from age toning of the page edges and reading creases on the spine. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Not Credited. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; ISBN: 0330293907. ISBN/EAN: 9780330293907. Inventory No: 0269155. Very Good Condition
Price: $8.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0269155
Bookseller: Syber's Books  
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Book of Travellers’ Tales, A
Newby, Eric (ed)      
ISBN: 0330293907
Pan Books Ltd London, England 1986 First Thus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover 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.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRA63
Bookseller: Reading Habit  
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Book of Travellers’ Tales, A
Newby, Eric (ed)      
ISBN: 0330293907
Pan Books Ltd London, England 1986 First Thus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover 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.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRA63
Bookseller: Reading Habit  
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