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Riddles of the Gobi Desert

£40.00

Product description

FIRST EDITION: Orange cloth covered book, the corners are bumped and the spine is lightly sunned. The titles on the spine are gilt. A previous owner's name is inscribed inside the front cover. Internally the book is clean, bright and tightly bound. It is illustrated with 24 black and white photographic plates and a map at the back of the book. The book was translated from the Swedish by Elizabeth Sprigge and Claude Napier. The book tells about a scientific and geographic expedition into the Gobi Desert and other areas in Central and Eastern Asia. The expedition also looked at the archaeology and natural science. A fairly heavy book.

Item details

Added value:
Rare book, only edition
Author(s):
Hedin, Sven
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9 x 6 Ins
Edition:
First edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
382
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Riddles of the Gobi Desert

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About this item

FIRST EDITION: Orange cloth covered book, the corners are bumped and the spine is lightly sunned. The titles on the spine are gilt. A previous owner's name is inscribed inside the front cover. Internally the book is clean, bright and tightly bound. It is illustrated with 24 black and white photographic plates and a map at the back of the book. The book was translated from the Swedish by Elizabeth Sprigge and Claude Napier. The book tells about a scientific and geographic expedition into the Gobi Desert and other areas in Central and Eastern Asia. The expedition also looked at the archaeology and natural science. A fairly heavy book.

Added value:
Rare book, only edition
Author(s):
Hedin, Sven
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9 x 6 Ins
Edition:
First edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
382
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Riddles of the Gobi Desert

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