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Burma's Icy Mountains

by Kingdon-Ward, Francis

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Jonathan Cape. London. 1949. 2nd impression. Octavo. 287pp. 16 photo plates. 2 folding maps. Original blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. In the original dust wrapper, toned and chipped with loss to lower spine. Inscription to ffep. dated 1951. Handwritten addenda to preface "Died April 8th 1958, in London aged 72". Light spotting to endpapers, minor rubbing to corners, a nice copy in the original cloth. Dust wrapper in a protective cover. Francis Kingdon-Ward, OBE, (1885-1958) botanist, explorer, plant collector, author and spy for the British Government.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Biblio760
Title
Burma's Icy Mountains
Author
Kingdon-Ward, Francis
Book Condition
Used
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Jonathan Cape
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1949
Weight
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Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Exploration; The Middle East, India and Asia; Botany;

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Paul Haynes has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1978. Based in Hay on Wye, he travels worldwide to buy and sell rare and old books. A member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Paul Haynes Rare Books offers both antiquarian and scarce books in all subjects, with something of a bias towards the owner's passion for Travel and Exploration.

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