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Impossible Journeys book

Impossible Journeys

Mathew Lyons

Before the modern age, only the intrepid, foolhardy or mad would undertake a voyage of exploration. Impossible Journeys tells the stories of 24 of these extraordinary journeys, from the Middle Ages to the Victorian era.

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Notes from a Small Island book

Notes from a Small Island

Bill Bryson

Bryson's account of his farewell tour of Britain by public transport is a hilarious and affectionate tribute by Britain's funniest adopted son.

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The Quest for the Northwest Passage book

The Quest for the Northwest Passage

Glyn Williams

Exclusive to Folio, this collection of first-hand accounts – compiled by one of the subject’s leading authorities – charts this epic quest through the testimony of the explorers themselves.

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Shackleton’s Boat Journey book

Shackleton’s Boat Journey

Frank Worsley

A story of tremendous courage and endurance, related first-hand by one of its survivors.

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The Southern Gates of Arabia book

The Southern Gates of Arabia

Freya Stark

Freya Stark’s trailblazing account of her 1934–35 journey into what is now modern Yemen confirmed her status as one of the greatest adventurers and travel writers of the 20th century.

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Travels with a Donkey book

Travels with a Donkey

Robert Louis Stevenson

A charming account of Stevenson's adventure in the wilds of southern France, accompanied only by his stubborn but loveable donkey.

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The Worst Journey in the World book

The Worst Journey in the World

Apsley Cherry-Garrard

One of the greatest books on travel and exploration ever written, this searing account of Scott's Terra Nova expedition is introduced by Francis Spufford.

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In Xanadu: A Quest book

In Xanadu: A Quest

William Dalrymple

One of the most successful travel books of the past 20 years, this engaging adventure is published with a new introduction by the author.

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