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- Horizon Books (CA)
- Bookseller Inventory #
- Through Asia
- HEDIN, Sven;
- Original green pictorial cloth, gilt title lettering on spines and covers, top edges gilted, small label removed from spine, boo
- Book condition
- London, Methuen & Co., 1899, Second London edition, same year as first New York edition.
- Bookseller catalogs
- Travel - Asia;
- 8vo [24.5 x 17 cm]; 2 volumes, xx, 663; xii, [iv], -1,278 pp, frontis in each volume (photogravure), hundreds of illustrations including many plates, some in color, from photos and drwgs, maps including 2 large folding colored, index.
Terms of Sale
All books are as described with any major defects noted. If you have any questions about condition or need a picture of any book, please email us directly. Prices in US funds, shipping/insurance extra, we ship world-wide & securely wrap and pack all books. There is no handling charge and shipping is at cost. We ship by post office, UPS, FedEx, etc. Payment by US check on US bank, US international money order, VISA & MasterCard [please give your card billing address if paying by cc], or wire transfer to our bank (a US$20. bank charge). Cheques from Canadian banks accepted at the current rate of exchange. GST charged to Canadian addresses. All customer information is fully secure & confidential. We specialize in rare & out-of-print Travel & Exploraton, Gardening, Natural History books. All books are guaranteed and returnable within 7 days of receipt with prior notice, and returned in same condition as sent.
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