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The Incredible Incas and Their Timeless Land by Loren McIntyre - Hardcover - 1975 - from World of Rare Books and

The Incredible Incas and Their Timeless Land

by Loren McIntyre

Condition: Good/Good

National Geographic Society, 1975. Hardcover. Good/Good. 1975. 199 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over red cloth boards. Contains colour photographic images. Pages remain bright with some light tanning at edges. Photographic images remain clear. Occasional thumb marking present. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and scuffing at spine ends. Unclipped jacket has prominent edge wear with tears and chipping. Some heavy tanning across surfaces and to inside of jacket.


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