En Asie Centrale à la Vapeur.
La Mer Noire - La Crimée - La Caucase - La Mer Caspienne - Les Chemins de Fer Sibériens et Asiatiques - Inauguration du Chemin de Fer Transcaspien - L'Asie Centrale - Merv - Bokhara - Samarkand. Préface de Pierre Véron. Dessins de Dick de Lonlay.Garnier Frères, Paris , 1888 Stock Code: 41985
NotesFirst edition. Travelogue of a trip into Central Asia on the recently opened Russia railway serving her newly-annexed khanates. This copy warmly inscribed by the author on the half-title, "A André Déroulède, Affecteux Souvenir au camarade de l'Armée... Son bien devoué, Napoléon Ney, Nice 2/4/1889."
Octavo. (222 x 139mm). Contemporary quarter chagrin on marbled boards.
24 line-drawn illustrations as chapter headers, 2 full-page maps, tables to the text.
Somewhat browned, minimal shelf-wear, else very good.
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