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The Road to Cathay by  Merriam and Elmer Mantz SHERWOOD - First Edition - 1928 - from Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books (SKU: 277)

The Road to Cathay

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The Road to Cathay

by SHERWOOD, Merriam and Elmer Mantz

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Fine/Near Fine
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New York: The MacMillan Company, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. William Siegel. 8vo. Pp. xi; 251; (3). Decorated endpapers and intertextual illustrations by William Siegel. Bound in black cloth with dull-gilt lettering and design on front cover and spine. Dust jacket bright but price-clipped. The first half of the book deals with the Tartars and the Gobi Desert and those who interacted with the Tartars in early recorded history. Excellent illustrations by William Siegel. In sum, an eminently presentable copy of a well-designed, attractive book production. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable archival sleeve. Bookseller inventory S101917D.


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Bookseller’s Inventory #
The Road to Cathay
SHERWOOD, Merriam and Elmer Mantz
William Siegel
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
First Edition
The MacMillan Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published

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Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books was established in 1996 as a natural progression of proprietor Jeffrey Long's historical and bibliophilic interests. We are located in West Seattle and can be visited by appointment only.


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First Edition
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