Writing about the World

By Ten Thousand Li

By Ten Thousand Li

The People's Guide to Mexico

Lorena Havens and Carl Franz

$24.99

Hands down the funniest travel guide I've ever read, and one of the most useful.

Out of Africa/Shadows/Grass

$29.35 $26.42

Possibly the most beautifully written travelogue ever.

Two Arabic Travel Books: Accounts of China and India and Mission to the Volga

Abu Zayd Al-Sirafi and Ahmad Ibn Fadlan

$40.00

Travel writing is NOT a modern invention.

John Muir: Nature Writings (Loa #92): The Story of My Boyhood and Youth / My First Summer in the Sierra / The Mountains of California / Stickeen / Ess

John Muir

$35.00 $31.50

Muir is always a good read. Unfortunately, the old Modern Library paperback editions seem to have vanished. This one has most of his famous nature writings. I especially recommend My First Summer in the Sierra.

One River

Wade Davis

$19.00 $17.48