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BYRON, Robert.

BYRON, Robert.

Rare books by Robert Byron, including first editions and signed first editions of The Adelphi Quartos, The Birth of Western Painting, and The Station. Athos: Treasures and Men.

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  1. Europe in the Looking-Glass.
    BYRON, Robert. Europe in the Looking-Glass.

    1926

    First Edition, First Impression of the author's first book. Learn More
    £220.00

    Stock Code: 43403

  2. The Station. Athos: Treasures and Men.
    BYRON, Robert. The Station. Athos: Treasures and Men.

    London : 1928

    First edition, first impression of one of Byron's earliest titles. With the author's very scarce signed presentation inscription to the title page, "To James Durham, Robert Byron, August 24 /44". Byron died the following year. Learn More
    £3,250.00

    Stock Code: 46957

  3. First Russia Then Tibet.
    BYRON, Robert. First Russia Then Tibet.

    1933

    First edition, in a remainder binding with the Macmillan's Miscellany dust jacket. Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 51842

  4. The Road to Oxiana.
    BYRON, Robert. The Road to Oxiana.

    London : 1937

    First edition, first impression, in the first issue binding of royal blue cloth lettered in gold. "An enquiry into the origins of Islamic art presented in the form of one of the most entertaining travel books of modern times" (ODNB). In his introduction to the 1981 re-issue, Bruce Chatwin confessed to considering it "a work of genius" which he had... Learn More
    £5,250.00

    Stock Code: 94623

  5. The Road to Oxiana.
    BYRON, Robert. The Road to Oxiana.

    London : 1937

    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy from the author, inscribed on the front free endpaper: "To Sir Denison Ross, in memory of much help with this book and many others, from, Robert Byron". A superb association, the distinguished linguist and orientalist Sir Denison Ross (1871-1940) was professor of Persian at University College, London... Learn More
    £5,000.00

    Stock Code: 79960

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