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STEIN, Sir (Marc) Aurel.

On Ancient Central-Asian tracks. Brief Narrative of Three Expeditions in Innermost Asia and Northern-Western China.

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1933 Stock Code: 139883
£950.00
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First edition, first impression, described by Yakushi as a "comprehensive summary of the results of the author's first three Central Asian expeditions and of his researches carried out during the years 1900-16".

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Description

Large octavo (230 x 153 mm). Recent reddish-brown half morocco, spine gilt lettered direct, single gilt fillet framing the raised bands, matching cloth sides.

Illustrations

Coloured frontispiece with captioned tissue-guard, and 15 other similar plates, 78 monochrome plates, and 8 extensive folding panoramas, folding coloured map.

Condition

Map split at folds. A very good copy handsomely bound.

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