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  • Into the Wild

    Into the Wild
    av Jon Krakauer

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509877010

    With an introduction by novelist David Vann In April 1992, Chris McCandless set off alone into the Alaskan wild. He had given his savings to charity, abandoned his car and his possessions, and burnt the money in his wallet, determined to live a life…

  • Into the Wild

    Into the Wild
    av Jon Krakauer

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330351690

    Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild examines true story of Chris McCandless, a young man who, in 1992, walked deep into the Alaskan wilderness and whose SOS note and emaciated corpse were found four months later. International bestselling author Jon Krakau…

  • Vallfart till Trubadurien och Toscana

    Vallfart till Trubadurien och Toscana

    Pocket - 2021 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789178110544

    Evert Taube (1890 1976) började som lättsam visdiktare och trubadur men blev under 1920-talet allt mer seriös i sin visdiktning, vilket senare väckte hans intresse för den provensalska trubadurlyriken. Vallfart till Trubadurien och Toscana publicera…

  • Vallfart till Trubadurien och Toscana

    Vallfart till Trubadurien och Toscana
    av Evert Taube, Ellen Mattson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789127170186

    Evert Taube (1890 1976) började som lättsam visdiktare och trubadur men blev under 1920-talet allt mer seriös i sin visdiktning, vilket senare väckte hans intresse för den provensalska trubadurlyriken. Vallfart till Trubadurien och Toscana publicera…

  • Resa i Polen

    Resa i Polen
    av Alfred Döblin

    Danskt band - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789189113206

    År 1924 gav sig den tyske författaren Alfred Döblin ut på resa i Polen. Orsaken var pogromerna året innan. Följden blev en litterär skildring av judiskt gatuliv i en mängd städer, med sidor befolkade av rabbiner, gatuhandlare, skolpojkar, barberare,…

  • Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness

    Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness
    av Ibn Fadlan

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140455076

    In 922 AD, an Arab envoy from Baghdad named Ibn Fadlan encountered a party of Viking traders on the upper reaches of the Volga River. In his subsequent report on his mission he gave a meticulous and astonishingly objective description of Viking cust…

  • The Travels

    The Travels
    av Marco Polo

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241253052

    A sparkling new translation of one of the greatest travel books ever written: Marco Polo's seminal account of his journeys in the east. Marco Polo was the most famous traveller of his time. His voyages began in 1271 with a visit to China, after whic…

  • The Travels

    The Travels
    av Marco Polo

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141198774

    A sparkling new translation of one of the greatest travel books ever written: Marco Polo's seminal account of his journeys in the east, in a collectible clothbound edition. Marco Polo was the most famous traveller of his time. His voyages began in…

  • The Travels

    The Travels
    av Ronald Letham, Ronald Latham, Ronald Latham

    Pocket - 1958 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140440577

    The thirteenth-century Italian merchant recounts his experiences in the Middle East and China and in the service of Kubilai Khan

  • Den franske kammartjänarens resa : minnen från länderna i norr på 1660-talet

    Den franske kammartjänarens resa : minnen från länderna i norr på 1660-talet
    av Ingemar Oscarsson

    Häftad - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789188687333

    Vi vet inte vad han hette, men han var en ung fransman som år 1663 tjänstgjorde som herrbetjänt på en resa i Sverige. Han nedtecknade senare sina reseminnen och de har legat bortglömda i arkiven till idag. Ingemar Oscarsson ger ut denna unika skildr…

  • Death In The Afternoon

    Death In The Afternoon
    av Ernest Hemingway

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099285021

    If you loved BBC4's Hemingway, rediscover Ernest Hemingway's classic portrait of the pageantry of bullfighting. In Death in the Afternoon, Hemingway shares the sights, the sounds, the excitement, and above all, the knowledge, which fuelled his passi…

  • Death In The Afternoon

    Death In The Afternoon
    av Ernest Hemingway

    Pocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099909101

    A fascinating look at the history and grandeur of bullfighting, Death in the Afternoon is also a deeper contemplation on the nature of cowardice and bravery, sport and tragedy, and is enlivened throughout by Hemingway's pungent commentary on life an…

  • Remote People

    Remote People
    av Evelyn Waugh

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186399

    Perhaps the funniest travel book ever written, Remote People begins with a vivid account of the coronation of Emperor Ras Tafari - Haile Selassie I, King of Kings - an event covered by Evelyn Waugh in 1930 as special correspondent for The Times. It…

  • Lost City of Z

    Lost City of Z
    av David Grann

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781471164910

    A blockbuster adventure about life, death and obsession in the Amazon

  • Amerikanskt

    Amerikanskt
    av Ester Blenda Nordström

    Danskt band - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789177424222

    Ester Blenda Nordströms legendariska reseskildring Amerikanskt från 1923. Ester Blenda berättar om överfarten, de tolv dygnen som tredjeklasspassagerare, om framkomsten och den hårda behandlingen på Ellis Island, om New York, om vimlet, om kaoset på…

  • The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Other Travel Sketches

    The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Other Travel Sketches
    av Matsuo Basho

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140441857

    'It was with awe That I beheld Fresh leaves, green leaves, Bright in the sun' When the Japanese haiku master Basho composed The Narrow Road to the Deep North, he was an ardent student of Zen Buddhism, setting off on a series of travels designed to s…

  • The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Other Travel Sketches

    The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Other Travel Sketches
    av Matsuo Basho

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241382615

    In his perfectly crafted haiku poems, Basho described the natural world with great simplicity and delicacy of feeling. When he composed The Narrow Road to the Deep North he was a serious student of Zen Buddhism setting off on a series of travels des…

  • Exterminate All The Brutes

    Exterminate All The Brutes
    av Sven Lindqvist

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847081988

    Over twenty years ago, Sven Lindqvist, one of the great pioneers of a new kind of experiential history writing, set out across Central Africa. Obsessed with a single line from Conrad's The Heart of Darkness - Kurtz's injunction to 'Exterminate All t…

  • Into the wild FTI

    Into the wild FTI
    av Jon Krakauer

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330453677

    By examining the true story of Chris McCandless, a young man, who in 1992 walked deep into the Alaskan wilderness and whose SOS note and emaciated corpse were found four months later, internationally bestselling author Jon Krakauer explores the obse…

  • A Year in Provence

    A Year in Provence
    av Peter Mayle

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140296037

    The bestselling, much-loved classic account of an English couple enjoying the fruits of French rural living - an irresistible feast of humour and heart. Peter Mayle and his wife did what most of us only imagine doing when they made their long-cheris…

  • Jupiter's Travels

    Jupiter's Travels
    av Ted Simon

    Pocket - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140054101

    Jupiter's Travels -Ted Simon's astonishing 4 year motorbike journey around the world The book that inspired Ewan McGregor's Long Way Round In the late 1970s Ted Simon set off on a Triumph and rode 63,000 miles over four years through fifty-four coun…

  • Klassiska järnvägar : en hyllning till gångna tiders resor

    Klassiska järnvägar : en hyllning till gångna tiders resor
    av Anthony Lambert

    Inbunden - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789177793786

    Detta är en hyllning till forna tiders järnvägar, som förr öppnade och band samman länder, men som nu har lagts ner och inte längre används. Genom fantastiska fotografier tar Försvunna järnvägar läsaren med på svunna tiders tågresor, till katedralli…

  • As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning

    As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning
    av Laurie Lee

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241953280

    As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning is the moving follow-up to Laurie Lee's acclaimed Cider with Rosie Abandoning the Cotswolds village that raised him, the young Laurie Lee walks to London. There he makes a living labouring and playing the violin…

  • Letters written in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark

    Letters written in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark
    av Mary Wollstonecraft

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199230631

    'If ever there was a book calculated to make a man in love with its author, this appears to me to be the book.' William Godwin, the author's future husband, was not alone in admiring Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and De…

  • "Den skönaste utsikt..." : minnen från mitt vistande i Afrika II

    "Den skönaste utsikt..." : minnen från mitt vistande i Afrika II

    Inbunden - 2021 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789189063723

    Julius Lagerheim (1786-1868) tjänstgjorde som svensk-norsk generalkonsul i Alger, där han vistades mellan 1826 och 1829, just innan staden intogs av franska trupper och koloniseringen av landet började. Hans berättelse utgör ett fängslande vittnesmå…

  • Motorcycle Diaries

    Motorcycle Diaries
    av Ernesto 'Che' Guevara

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241465103

  • Poems for Travellers

    Poems for Travellers
    av Various

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509893799

    Poems for Travellers transports the reader to lands far and near in the company of some of our greatest poets such as Walt Whitman, John Keats and Christina Rossetti. Part of the Macmillan Collector’s Library, a series of stunning, clothbound…

  • The Travels of Marco Polo

    The Travels of Marco Polo
    av Marco Polo

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789500806

    In 1271 Marco Polo set out on a journey to China to meet the Mongol Emperor Kublaï Khan. He returned with stories that would take a lifetime to tell. Featuring exotic creatures, strange customs, extraordinary legends, and political intrigues, The Tr…

  • Resedagbok i Grekland

    Resedagbok i Grekland

    Häftad - 2021 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789189235144

    Med ett stipendium från Svenska Akademien kunde Karin Boye 1938 förverkliga en gammal dröm, att resa till Grekland. Under resan skrev hon en målerisk och personlig dagbok, som hittills endast har utgivits som reproducerad, något svårtydd handskrift.…

  • Down and out in paris and london

    Down and out in paris and london

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141184388

    Written when Orwell was a struggling writer in his twenties, it documents his 'first contact with poverty'. Here, he painstakingly documents a world of unrelenting drudgery and squalor - sleeping in bug-infested hostels and doss houses of last resor…

  • Short Walk in the Hindu Kush

    Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
    av Eric Newby

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780007367757

    A classic of travel writing, A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush is Eric Newby's iconic account of his journey through one of the most remote and beautiful wildernesses on earth.

  • Sailing Alone Around the World

    Sailing Alone Around the World
    av Joshua Slocum

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909612600

    Joshsua Slocum spent a lifetime at sea. He ran away from his Nova Scotia home at the age of 14 and for the next 35 years he sailed the world holding every shipboard rank. When a ship under his command was wrecked on the coast of Brazil in 1887, it s…

  • The Colossus of Maroussi

    The Colossus of Maroussi
    av Henry Miller

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141980546

    'Out of the sea, as if Homer himself had arranged it for me, the islands bobbed up, lonely, deserted, mysterious in the fading light' Enraptured by a young woman's account of the landscapes of Greece, Henry Miller set off to explore the Grecian coun…

  • The Colossus of Maroussi

    The Colossus of Maroussi
    av Henry Miller, Will Self, Ian S. MacNiven

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780811218573

  • The Enchanted April

    The Enchanted April
    av Elizabeth von Armin

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847497215

    Four women, with very different backgrounds and characters – the artless Lottie Wilkins, the pious Rose Arbuthnot, the cantankerous Mrs Fisher and the haughty Lady Caroline Dester – respond to an advertisement in The Times offering a med…

  • Prospero's Cell

    Prospero's Cell
    av Lawrence Durrell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571362387

    Lose yourself in this glorious memoir of the island jewel of Corfu by the king of travel writing and real-life family member of The Durrells in Corfu. 'In its gem-like miniature quality, among the best books ever written.' New York Times In his yout…

  • Deep South

    Deep South
    av Paul Theroux

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241969359

    SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER Winner of the Stanford Dolman Lifetime Contribution to Travel Writing Award 2020 Beloved travel writer Paul Theroux turns his attention to America, exploring the landscapes and communities of his homeland as an outsid…

  • Resa i Stalins Ryssland : Gustaf Hellströms reportage från Sovjetunionen sommaren 1937

    Resa i Stalins Ryssland : Gustaf Hellströms reportage från Sovjetunionen sommaren 1937
    av Gustaf Hellström

    Häftad - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789188713384

    Sommaren 1937 reser författaren och journalisten Gustaf Hellström till Ryssland, där den stora revolutionen inom kort kan fira sitt tjugoårsjubileum. Den nya staten har föresatt sig att forma den nya och bättre människan. Sovjetunionen är på 30-tale…

  • Min son på galejan

    Min son på galejan
    av Jacob Wallenberg

    Danskt band - 2014 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187593376

    Min son på galejan är en humoristisk reseskildring, skriven av skeppsprästen Jacob Wallenberg på Ostindieskeppet Finland. På titelbladet står: »Min Son på Galejan, Eller en Ostindisk Resa, Innehållande Allehanda Bläckhorns-Kram, Samlade på Skeppet F…

  • Worst Journey in the World

    Worst Journey in the World
    av Apsley Cherry-Garrard

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099530374

    Despite the horrors that Scott and his men eventually faced, Cherry-Garrard's account is filled with details of scientific discovery and anecdotes of human resilience in a harsh environment, supported by diary excerpts and accounts from other explor…

  • Bitter Lemons of Cyprus

    Bitter Lemons of Cyprus
    av Lawrence Durrell

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571201556

    One of a three-part series of Lawrence Durrell's writings. In this volume he explores the island of Cyprus, evoking the sun-drenched landscapes, dazzling light and vivid blue skies of the Aegean.

  • Bitter Lemons of Cyprus

    Bitter Lemons of Cyprus
    av Lawrence Durrell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571362363

    Lose yourself in this classic prize-winning memoir of life in 1950s Cyprus on the brink of revolution by the legendary king of travel writing and real-life family member of The Durrells in Corfu. 'Stunning.' André Aciman 'Masterly ... Casts a spell.…

  • Peel Me a Lotus

    Peel Me a Lotus
    av Charmian Clift

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781838110123

    In 1951 the Australian writers Charmian Clift and George Johnston left grey, post-war London for Greece. Settling first on the tiny island of Kalymnos, then Hydra, their plan was to live simply and focus on their writing, away from the noise of the…

  • The Travels of Ibn Battutah

    The Travels of Ibn Battutah
    av Ibn Battutah

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909621473

    Ibn Battutah - ethnographer, biographer, anecdotal historian and occasional botanist - was just twenty-one when he set out in 1325 from his native Tangier on a pilgrimage to Mecca. He did not return to Morocco for another twenty-nine years, travelli…

  • Venice

    Venice
    av Jan Morris

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571322794

    Often hailed as one of the best travel books ever written, Venice is neither a guide nor a history book, but a beautifully written immersion in Venetian life and character, set against the background of the city's past. Analysing the particular temp…

  • Tristes Tropiques

    Tristes Tropiques
    av Claude Levi-Strauss

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141197548

    Tristes Tropiques begins with the line 'I hate travelling and explorers', yet during his life Claude Lévi-Strauss travelled from wartime France to the Amazon basin and the dense upland jungles of Brazil, where he found 'human society reduced to its…

  • Göta kanal och dess omgivningar : kanalresor under gångna tider

    Göta kanal och dess omgivningar : kanalresor under gångna tider
    av Christer Bjäre

    Häftad - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789179695514

    "Den 26 september 1832 var en stor, en betydelsefull dag för det svenska folket, det var då som Göta Kanal öppnades i hela sin längd för segelfarten, och som århundradets tanke och dröm realiserades, i det att uti slussen vid Mem det första fartyget…

  • The Stones of Florence and Venice Observed

    The Stones of Florence and Venice Observed
    av Mary McCarthy

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141188218

    The Stones of Florence and Venice Observed are wonderfully vivid and perceptive descriptions of two great Italian cities, told through their history and art, revealing Mary McCarthy to be one of literature's greatest travelling companions. Here she…

  • Sailing Alone around the World

    Sailing Alone around the World
    av Joshua Slocum, Thomas Fogarty, George Varian

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140437362

    First published in 1900, Joshua Slocum's autobiographical account of his solo trip around the world is one of the most remarkable and entertaining travel narratives of all time. Slocum set off alone from Boston in April 1895 and went on to join the…

  • Out of Africa

    Out of Africa
    av Isak Dinesen

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141183336

    In 1914 Karen Blixen arrived in Kenya with her husband to run a coffee farm. Instantly drawn to the land, she spent her happiest years there until the plantation failed. Karen Blixen was forced to return to Denmark in 1931 and it was there that she…

  • Mermaid Singing

    Mermaid Singing
    av Charmian Clift

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781838110130

    In 1951 the Australian writers Charmian Clift and George Johnston left grey, post-war London for Greece. Settling first on the tiny island of Kalymnos, then Hydra, their plan was to live simply and focus on their writing, away from the noise of the…

  • Exploration Fawcett

    Exploration Fawcett
    av Col. Percy Fawcett

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780753827901

    The life of Colonel Fawcett is now the subject of the major motion picture The Lost City of Z. The disappearance of Colonel Fawcett in the Matto Grosso remains one of the great unsolved mysteries. In 1925, Fawcett was convinced that he had discovere…

  • Mission to the Volga

    Mission to the Volga
    av Ahmad Ibn Fadlan

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479899890

    The earliest surviving instance of sustained first-person travel narrative in Arabic Mission to the Volga is a pioneering text of peerless historical and literary value. In its pages, we move north on a diplomatic mission from Baghdad to the upper r…

  • Polar Eskimo

    Polar Eskimo
    av Alex Hibbert

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912821723

    In December of 2013, Alex Hibbert led an international quartet of polar travellers to the extreme north of Arctic Greenland. After a huge storm destroyed their intended route to the North Pole in the darkness of winter, instead of retreating, they d…

  • The Spirit of London

    The Spirit of London
    av Paul Cohen-Portheim

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849940283

    A reissue of a truly classic title on the Batsford backlist. First published in 1935, it is a wonderful snapshot of our capital before the Second World War, and a charming insight into our attitudes to urban life back in the Thirties. Our posh guide…

  • Sea and Sardinia

    Sea and Sardinia
    av D H Lawrence

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141180762

    Written after the First World War when he was living in Sicily, SEA AND SARDINIA records Lawrence's journey to Sardinia and back in January 1921. It reveals his delighted response to a new landscape and people and his uncanny ability to transmute th…

  • An Anthology of Women's Travel Writings

    An Anthology of Women's Travel Writings

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719050183

    This anthology aims to challenge stereotypes of women travellers. Rather than simply presenting writings by Victorian women who travelled bravely around the world disregarding social convention and danger, the editors present a range of writing and…

  • The Feast

    The Feast
    av Margaret Kennedy

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571367795

    Celebrated by Cathy Rentzenbrink, this glorious rediscovered classic exploring the mystery of a buried Cornish hotel is perfect for Agatha Christie and Daphne du Maurier fans ... 'Hilarious and perceptive, here's the perfect seaside holiday read.' D…