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Through Jade Gate and Central Asia - An Account of Journeys in Kansu, Turkestan and the Gobi Desert

£24.99

Product description

Published in 1927 by Constable & Co. Fold-out map attached to the inside rear cover, illustrated with black & white photographs. Includes a glossary of Chinese place names.

This fascinating book recounts, by two of the participants, the hazardous journey of three women across the largely untracked spaces of North-Western China and Central Asia. The three women were Protestant Christian Missionaries working as part of the China Inland Mission, the trio were independent, strong-willed, and bold women.

The board covers are in fair condition only, although sound they are a bit grubby, have a faded spine and water damage, Light foxing to edges of the pages and some water staining.

Item details

Author(s):
Mildred Cable & Francesca French
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21cm x 13.5cm
Edition:
1927
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
304
Publisher:
Constable & Co
Title:
Through Jade Gate and Central Asia - An Account of Journeys in Kansu, Turkestan and the Gobi Desert

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Published in 1927 by Constable & Co. Fold-out map attached to the inside rear cover, illustrated with black & white photographs. Includes a glossary of Chinese place names.

This fascinating book recounts, by two of the participants, the hazardous journey of three women across the largely untracked spaces of North-Western China and Central Asia. The three women were Protestant Christian Missionaries working as part of the China Inland Mission, the trio were independent, strong-willed, and bold women.

The board covers are in fair condition only, although sound they are a bit grubby, have a faded spine and water damage, Light foxing to edges of the pages and some water staining.

Author(s):
Mildred Cable & Francesca French
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21cm x 13.5cm
Edition:
1927
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
304
Publisher:
Constable & Co
Title:
Through Jade Gate and Central Asia - An Account of Journeys in Kansu, Turkestan and the Gobi Desert

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