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Far East

by Beaton, Cecil

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
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London: B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1945. 111pp, bw photos, drawings, col frontis. Or orange cloth with yellow title in jacket. Endpapers foxed, some light even toning throughout, slight fading at head and foot of spine. Jacket rubbed at folds and edges, 2 tears of approx 1", some tape reinforcement on verso. The author was sent to the Far East by the ministry of information to take photographs, and wherever he went he also made notes, of the places he visited, the sights he saw and the people he met. The result is this brilliant and authentic glimpse of India and China at war.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. Illus. by Beaton, Cecil (photog). 8vo.

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Bookseller
Lawrence Jones AU (AU)
Bookseller's Inventory #
003750
Title
Far East
Author
Beaton, Cecil
Illustrator
Beaton, Cecil (photog)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
B. T. Batsford Ltd.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1945
Keywords
Photography Beaton Asia Assam Burma Arakan India China Himalayas Military Art
Bookseller catalogs
Asia; Militaria;

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Please note that postage amounts are for books weighing up to 1kg- rates will be reduced where possible but heavier books will require extra postage. Where postage is quoted as surface this means economy air (2-3 weeks) If you require actual sea mail (6-12 weeks) please ask for quote. Returns welcome within 30 days for full refund if substantially not as described. Refunds for postal loss or damage only if insranace is requested at time of purchase. Books will be mailed next business day after payment received unless exceptional circumstances arise, in which case they will be mailed at the first possible opportunity.

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Lawrence Jones

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About Lawrence Jones

I carry a general stock of approx 70000 titles of which only a small percentage is online. Viewing at my Ashmore bookrooms is welcome by appointment. While not specializing I have a good selection of art, natural history, military and surfing in stock. I also have many other non-fiction subjects, as well as approx 10000 paperback fiction titles on hand.

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foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process... [More]
First Edition
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spine
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jacket
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verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
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