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Through Asia by  Sven [1865-1952] HEDIN - First American Edition. An account of Hedin’s first expedit - from D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB) (SKU: elala2647)

Through Asia

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Through Asia

by HEDIN, Sven [1865-1952]

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New York & London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899. First American Edition. An account of Hedin’s first expedition, 1893-97, during which he investigated the Pamir Mountains, travelling through the Tarim Basin in Xinjiang region, across the Taklamakan Desert, Lake Kara Koshun and Lake Bosten, proceeding to study northern Tibet. In all he covered 26,000 kilometres and mapped over 10,000 kilometres, approximately one third of which was previously uncharted territory. 2 Volumes. 8vo. pp. xviii, 649; xii, [651]-1255. 2 photogravure frontis. portraits, 2 folding coloured maps & numerous plates (some colour) & text illus. A nice set in original cloth, t.e.g., others untrimmed (slight fraying to spine ends)


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D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB) CA (CA)
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Through Asia
HEDIN, Sven [1865-1952]
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First American Edition. An account of Hedin’s first expedit
New York & London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899
Far-East Tibet
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