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The Danubian Principalities, the Frontier Lands of the Christian and the Turk. By a British Resident of Twenty Years in the East by  James Henry SKENE - Hardcover - Third Edition - 1854 - from Roger Collicott Books (SKU: 001082)

The Danubian Principalities, the Frontier Lands of the Christian and the Turk. By a British Resident of Twenty Years in the East

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The Danubian Principalities, the Frontier Lands of the Christian and the Turk. By a British Resident of Twenty Years in the East

by SKENE, James Henry

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(London): Richard Bentley, 1854. 2 vols. viii; 423; (i); viii; (9)-421 pages. Engraved frontispiece which with the first few pages is slighlty frayed in the fore-margin (and spotted), folding map. New yellow endpapers. Ex. lib. with erased pencilled accession numbers on verso of the title-page. Original blind stamped olive green cloth gilt bright, neatly recased with barely visible numbers at the base of the spine. With the bookplates of Charles Awdry. A bright tight set.. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.. Book.

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Bookseller
Roger Collicott Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
001082
Title
The Danubian Principalities, the Frontier Lands of the Christian and the Turk. By a British Resident of Twenty Years in the East
Author
SKENE, James Henry
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Richard Bentley
Place of Publication
(London)
Date published
1854
Keywords
Danube. Central Europe. Turkey. Serbia. Hungary. Bosnia. Moldovia. Slovonia. Croatia. Yugoslavia.catx97
Bookseller catalogs
CATALOGUE 97;
Size
8vo.

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About Roger Collicott Books

We are based on Dartmoor at Widecombe-in -the Moor. This is now by appointment only. Specialising in Local History and Topography, Devon and Cornwall also covered in depth. Antiquarian Books, Maps and Manuscripts of quality. PBFA members since 1982.

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