The Frozen River: Seeking Silence in the Himalaya [2020] hardback


    'A tour de force of luminous writing.' Mark Cocker, Spectator 'Imagine if your family had lived in the mountains for a thousand years or more, what effect would that have...

    Bill Bryson: Notes From A Big Country [2016] paperback


    Bill Bryson has the rare knack of being out of his depth wherever he goes - even (perhaps especially) in the land of his birth. This became all too apparent...

    Mountain Republic: A Lake District Parish - Eighteen Men, The Lake Poets and the National Trust


    An affectionate but meticulously researched history of one of the most beautiful and best-loved corners of England - Crosthwaite Parish, nestling deep within the mountains and valleys of the Lake...

    This Accursed Land: An epic solo journey across Antarctica


    Sir Edmund Hillary described Douglas Mawson's epic and punishing journey across 600 miles of unknown Antarctic wasteland as 'the greatest story of lone survival in polar exploration'.This Accursed Land tells...

    The Hunt for Mount Everest


    The height of Mt. Everest was first measured in 1850, but the closest any westerner got to Everest during the next 71 years, until 1921, was 40 miles. The Hunt...

    The Ancient Paths: Discovering the Lost Map of Celtic Europe [2014] paperback


    Graham Robb's The Ancient Paths will change the way you see European civilization.Inspired by a chance discovery, Robb became fascinated with the world of the Celts: their gods, their art,...

    The Little Book of Big Explorations: Adventures into the Unknown That Changed Everything [2019] paperback


    Inspiring accounts of remarkable adventures and scientific discoveries that have revolutionized our understanding of our world and tested the limits of human endurance.This is a collection of trailblazing journeys into...

    A Pocket Essential Short History of Polar Exploration


    According to Apsley Cherry-Garrard, one of the men who went to Antarctica with Captain Scott, 'Polar exploration is at once the cleanest and most isolated way of having a bad...

    Tobias Jones: The Po: An Elegy for Italy's Longest River [2022] hardback


    A captivating journey along the iconic River Po and through Italian history, society and culture.The Po is the longest river in Italy, travelling for 652 kilometres from one end of...

    The Old Straight Track


    A beautiful new edition of a classic work of landscape history, in which Alfred Watkins introduced the idea of ancient 'ley lines' criss-crossing the English countryside.First published in 1925, The...

    Why the Dutch are Different: A Journey into the Hidden Heart of the Netherlands: From Amsterdam to Zwarte Piet, the acclaimed guide to travel in Holland


    *A SCOTSMAN TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR* Stranded at Schiphol airport, Ben Coates called up a friendly Dutch girl he'd met some months earlier. He stayed for dinner. Actually, he...

    Ranulph Fiennes: Shackleton: How the Captain of the newly discovered Endurance saved his crew in the Antarctic [2022] paperback


    Discover the exhilarating true story of Ernest Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expeditionTold through the words of the world's greatest living explorer, Sir Ranulph Fiennes - one of the only men to...

    Heinrich Harrer: Seven Years in Tibet: Heinrich Harrer [2011] paperback


    A landmark in travel writing, this is the incredible true story of Heinrich Harrer's escape across the Himalayas to Tibet, set against the backdrop of the Second World War. Heinrich...

    Gareth E. Rees: Car Park Life: A Portrait of Britain's Unexplored Urban Wilderness [2019] paperback


    Car parks: commonplace urban landscapes, little-explored and rarely featured in art and music, yet they shape the aesthetics of our towns and cities. Hotspots for crime, rage and sexual deviancy;...

    Dervla Murphy: Wheels within Wheels: The Makings of a Traveller [2010] paperback


    A first-hand account of the life of travel writer Dervla Murphy in which she tells of her early life in Lismore, Co. Waterford, in her rather unusual household. Her father...

    Dervla Murphy: Tibetan Foothold [2011] paperback


    Dervla Murphy's first epic journey from Ireland to India by bicycle, "Full Tilt", is a complete adventure in itself. It is also the first volume of a trilogy of experience...

    Hunter Davies: The Heath: z16 [2021] hardback


    An engaging portrait of Hampstead Heath - a place rich not just in natural wonders but in history and monuments, emotions and memories, people and places. 'I enjoyed every inch...

    The 50 Greatest Musical Places: Sarah Woods [2017] paperback


    A trip around theworld, played out to the most eclectic soundtrack, discovering hidden musical gemsalong the way.From mosh pits tocabarets, Berlin's beatnik band haunts to Korea's peppy k-pop clubs, fromvisiting...

    Michael Palin: Erebus: The Story of a Ship [2019] paperback

    $8.00 – $15.00

    _______________THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER: the remarkable true story of the exploration ship featured in The Terror In the early years of Queen Victoria's reign, HMS Erebus undertook two of the...

    Bill Bryson: Neither Here Nor There W2 [2015] paperback


    Bill Bryson's first travel book, The Lost Continent, was unanimously acclaimed as one of the funniest books in years. In Neither Here nor There he brings his unique brand of...

    Bill Bryson: Walk In The Woods W3 [2015] paperback


    'Short of doing it yourself, the best way of escaping into nature is to read a book like A Walk in the Woods.' New York TimesIn the company of his...

    Robert Macfarlane: Mountains Of The Mind: A History Of A Fascination [2017] paperback


    WINNER OF THE GUARDIAN FIRST BOOK AWARDOnce we thought monsters lived there. In the Enlightenment we scaled them to commune with the sublime. Soon, we were racing to conquer their...

    Ring the Hill


    'Always engaging, charming, funny and often moving . . . It made me want to pull on my stoutest boots and follow in his footsteps' Stephen Fry'Beautiful, funny, fascinating, impossible-to-categorise...

    Dervla Murphy: A Month by the Sea: Encounters in Gaza [2015] paperback


    Over the summer of 2011, Dervla Murphy spent a month in the Gaza Strip. She met liberals and Islamists, Hamas and Fatah supporters, rich and poor. Used to western reporters...

    Riddle of the Waves


    Afghanistan, Iraq, Kosovo, Ireland - every crewmember aboard the Spirit of Falmouth had served in one of these trouble spots, had had almost unimaginably traumatic experiences there, and then had...

    The Existential Englishman: Paris Among the Artists


    The Existential Englishman is both a memoir and an intimate portrait of Paris - a city that can enchant, exhilarate and exasperate in equal measure. As Peppiatt remarks: 'You reflect...

    A Savage Dreamland: Journeys in Burma


    The first of its kind: an exploration of one of the most mysterious countries in the world, as told by one of the first outsiders to access the country in...

    Chris Stewart: THREE WAYS TO CAPSIZE A BOAT W9 [2009] hardback


    If you're wondering what Chris Stewart did before he and Ana moved to El Valero, their Spanish farm, here's one of the answers. He took to the sea, landing a...

    Beyond the Horizon: Extreme Adventures at the Edge of the World


    Richard Parks has what must be one of contemporary sport's most extraordinary and inspirational stories. Soon after he turned thirty, the professional career in rugby that had been his life...

    Native Stranger: A Journey in Familiar and Foreign Scotland [2013] paperback


    After ten years of wanderlust which took him to nearly seventy countries around the world, Alastair Scott decided it was time to make 'home' his destination. Resolving to explore Scotland...

    Elizabeth Gilbert: Eat Pray Love: One Woman's Search for Everything [2007] paperback

    $6.00 – $15.00

    _________________OVER 15 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE_________________'Eat, Pray, Love has been passed from woman to woman like the secret of life' - Sunday Times'A defining work of memoir' - Sunday Telegraph'Engaging,...

    Dervla Murphy: Through Siberia by Accident [2006] paperback


    Through Siberia by Accident is a book about a journey that didn't happen - and what happened instead.Dervla Murphy never had any intention of spending three months in the vast...

    Brian Murphy: ADRIFT A TRUR STORY OF TRAGEDY Z16 [2018] hardback


    The small ship making the Liverpool-to-New York trip in the early months of 1856 carried mail, crates of dry goods, and more than one hundred passengers, mostly Irish emigrants. Suddenly...

    Laurie Lee: As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning (Penguin Modern Classics) [2014] paperback


    As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning is the moving follow-up to Laurie Lee's acclaimed Cider with RosieAbandoning the Cotswolds village that raised him, the young Laurie Lee walks to...

    Kpomassie Tete-Michel: MICHEL THE GIANT [2022] paperback


    The gripping true story of one man's ten year expedition from a village in West Africa to the Arctic CircleWITH A NEW AFTERWORD BY THE AUTHORScorching heat, rich, fertile soil,...

    Matthew Kelly: Quartz and Feldspar: Dartmoor - A British Landscape in Modern Times [2015] hardback


    Granite, a tough composite of quartz, feldspar and mica, is the stuff of Dartmoor, the most formidable of the five granite bosses punctuating Britain's southwest peninsula. A miserable place of...

    Robert Macfarlane: Underland: A Deep Time Journey [2020] paperback

    $9.00 – $16.00

    A beautiful gift for the intrepid explorer in your life by one of the most acclaimed and beloved nature writers working today, the internationally bestselling, prize-winning author of Landmarks, The...

    The Snow Leopard: Peter Matthiessen [1998] paperback


    Enjoy this special edition hardback of one of the greatest pieces of travel and nature writing ever written. Go with Peter Matthiessen all the way to Dolpo, a Tibetan plateau...

    Mountains and Desire: Climbing vs. The End of the World


    In 1923, a reporter asked George Mallory why he wanted to summit Mount Everest. "Because it's there". Today the question "why do this?" is included in nearly every mountaineering story...

    Robert Macfarlane: The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot [2013] paperback


    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERSHORTLISTED FOR THE SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZEThe original bestseller from the beloved author of UNDERLAND, LANDMARKS and THE LOST WORDS - Robert Macfarlane travels Britain's ancient paths and...

    Ed Caesar: The Moth and the Mountain: Shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award 2021 [2021] paperback


    WINNER OF THE TELEGRAPH BEST SPORTS WRITING AWARD 2021SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD 2021'One of the best books ever written about the early attempts to conquer Everest. A fine,...

    Robert Macfarlane: Ness [2021] paperback


    Eerie, unsettling and hauntingly beautiful - a new collaboration from the bestselling creators of Holloway, Robert Macfarlane and Stanley Donwood 'Ness goes beyond what we expect books to do. Beyond...

    Louis Theroux: The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures [2006] paperback


    For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him...

    Victoria Whitworth: Swimming with Seals [2021] paperback


    Shortlisted for the PEN Ackerley Prize 2018. This is a memoir of intense physical and personal experience, exploring how swimming with seals, gulls and orcas in the cold waters off...

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