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THROUGH ASIA  (TWO VOLUMES) by  Sven Hedin - First Edition - 1899 - from Parnassus Book Service (SKU: 23542)

THROUGH ASIA (TWO VOLUMES)

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THROUGH ASIA (TWO VOLUMES)

by Hedin, Sven

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Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899. First Edition. hard cover. Good. http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2018/01/0_dsc02770.jpg. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers. 1899. Two volumes. First Edition. Illustrated with nearly 300 illustrations from sketches and photographs by the author.  Ex-library.  Top edge gilt, foredge deckled. xviii+649pp, and xii+ pages 651-1255. Good+ condition. Covers moderately worn with cracks/soiling to spine fabric, and bumped corners; gilt title and cover decoration still bright. Library markings include spine numbering, sticker to front pastedown, and internal margin stamps. Otherwise internally clean, square and securely bound. Both maps present and in excellent condition. A profusely illustrated account of Swedish explorer Hedin's expedition through Asia duriing 1893-1897.  (cfm)

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Parnassus Book Service US (US)
Seller Inventory #
23542
Title
THROUGH ASIA (TWO VOLUMES)
Author
Hedin, Sven
Illustrator
http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2018/01/0_dsc02770.jpg
Format/binding
Hard cover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers Publishers
Date published
1899
Keywords
SVEN HEDIN, ASIA, EXPLORATION
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