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HEDIN, Sven. The Silk Road.
1938First edition in English, translated from the Swedish edition of 1936. " Sino-Swedish Expedition to Central Asia of 1933-35. This book deals with the exploration of the region round Lop-Nor." (Yakushi). Learn More£100.00
Stock Code: 104257
HEDIN, Sven. Southern Tibet:
Stockholm : 1916-22First and only edition. "Hedin's travels drew him increasingly into what Lord Curzon regarded as the British sphere of interest, and a well-orchestrated effort was set in motion to draw the Swede closer into the British camp However, his determination to reach Lhasa finally dissipated after Younghusband's mission of 1904, the justification for which... Learn More£15,000.00
Stock Code: 75196
HEDIN, Sven. Overland to India.
London : 1910First edition in English, same year as the first in Swedish. An account of Hedin's journey from Tehran to Lahore, extensively, and superbly, illustrated from the author's own photographs. Learn More£625.00
Stock Code: 60558
HEDIN, Sven. Across the Gobi Desert.
London : 1931First edition in English (translated from the German edition of the same year, first published in Swedish in 1928), with a new preface. An account of the first part of the Sino-Swedish Expedition into Mongolia, the Gobi Desert and Xinjiang, 1927-1930. Learn More£350.00
Stock Code: 114450