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Cabool.

£14.99

Product description

Time-Life Books 1985, facsimile reproduction of the 1842 edition from the 'Classics of Exploration' series which preserves the historical authenticity of the work. An attractive hardback, one of a number of books from this series available. Condition: very fine. Cover as new, fully bound in brown leather with gilt labels on spine, gilt and red borders to front board. Marble patterned end papers. Binding very tight, 398pgs, gilt edges on all sides, yellow ribbon page marker. Includes b/w whole page and fold out illustrations. Publisher's card describing the book enclosed.

Cabool documents Burnes' experiences in Kabul before the first Afghan War and his death, aged 36, at the hands of an Afghan mob in November 1841.

Item details

Author(s):
Burnes, A
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
8vo
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
398
Publisher:
Time Life Books, Amsterdam
Title:
Cabool.

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About this item

Time-Life Books 1985, facsimile reproduction of the 1842 edition from the 'Classics of Exploration' series which preserves the historical authenticity of the work. An attractive hardback, one of a number of books from this series available. Condition: very fine. Cover as new, fully bound in brown leather with gilt labels on spine, gilt and red borders to front board. Marble patterned end papers. Binding very tight, 398pgs, gilt edges on all sides, yellow ribbon page marker. Includes b/w whole page and fold out illustrations. Publisher's card describing the book enclosed.

Cabool documents Burnes' experiences in Kabul before the first Afghan War and his death, aged 36, at the hands of an Afghan mob in November 1841.

Author(s):
Burnes, A
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
8vo
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
398
Publisher:
Time Life Books, Amsterdam
Title:
Cabool.

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