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India and the Awakening East

By Roosevelt, Eleanor

New York: Harper, 1953. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. HB VG in slightly rubbed and spine-sunned dj. E.p.map,16 pages photo ills. 8vo, xvii, 236pp. 'An honest and thoughtful account of an important journey.' (Santha Rama Rau) by one of the 20th century's great ladies..

$9.78

Travels in Tartary. Volume I Only

By Huc, Evariste-Regis (Pere Huc); W. Hazlitt, Translator; H. D'Ardenne de Tizac, Editor

Alfred A. Knopf: New York and London, 1927. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Blue Jade series. Volume I of the 1851 Hazlitt translation edited by H. d'Ardenne de Tizac. ix, 229 + [iv] ad pp, map, many woodcut illustrations from the 1851 edition. 8vo/21cm. Olive cloth, light wear, in mylar protector, internally fine. VG+. The first volume of the classic account of the trip of Pere Huc (1813-1860) and his Lazarist confrere Joseph Gabet (1808-1853) from Peking to Lhasa re-edited from the English translation of William Hazlitt (1811-1893) in 1927 by Jean Henri d'Ardenne de Tizac (1877-1932), Director of the Cernuschi Museum of Chinese art in Paris..

$19.55