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Into Hidden Burma: An Autobiography - First edition, 1953

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Product description

Maurice Collis served as a civil servant in Burma from 1919 to 1934, and this book covers that period in his life, starting with his return to England at the end of the First World War to seek a new posting.

First edition, 1953. Hardback in red boards, no dust jacket. Some foxing, some loss to front endpaper and inside front/back covers as shown in photographs, but no inscriptions. In good condition for its age.

Item details

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Collis, Maurice
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15 cm x 22 cm, 6 in x 9 in
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
268
Publisher:
Faber and Faber
Title:
Into Hidden Burma: An Autobiography

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Maurice Collis served as a civil servant in Burma from 1919 to 1934, and this book covers that period in his life, starting with his return to England at the end of the First World War to seek a new posting.

First edition, 1953. Hardback in red boards, no dust jacket. Some foxing, some loss to front endpaper and inside front/back covers as shown in photographs, but no inscriptions. In good condition for its age.

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Collis, Maurice
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15 cm x 22 cm, 6 in x 9 in
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
268
Publisher:
Faber and Faber
Title:
Into Hidden Burma: An Autobiography

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