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A Year on the Irrawaddy.

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A Year on the Irrawaddy.

by BURMA. POWEL-BROWN, E.M. (under the initials E.M.P.B.)

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Myles Standish, Rangoon., 1911. First edition. Octavo. pp [viii], 238. 8 illustrations from photographs. Corrigenda slip tipped in. Pictorial wrappers - there was also an issue in boards, but both are very scarce, not to say rare. The author was the wife of the captain of an oil steamer on the Irrawaddy.Covers creased, rubbed and a bit stained. Good. Copac lists only the copy held at the British Library.


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A Year on the Irrawaddy.
BURMA. POWEL-BROWN, E.M. (under the initials E.M.P.B.)
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Myles Standish, Rangoon.
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women travellers

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