Through Asia

by Hedin, Sven

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Through Asia

by Sven Hedin

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Pacific Coast Books
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1899
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First
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Through Asia Hedin, Sven (1865-1952) Nearly 300 Illustrations in the Beautiful Two Volume Set Sven Anders Hedin was a Swedish geographer and explorer who undertook several expeditions to unexplored regions of Central Asia. Through Asia is an account of Hedin's first expedition, 1893-97 during which he… Read more
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Through Asia

by Hedin, Sven

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1899
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very good
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New York and London: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1899. Hardcover. very good. 1st American Edition. xviii,649;xii,[651]-1255pp. Two volumes Octavo in original gilt lettered blue-green cloth, gilt top edge others uncut, with photogravure frontispieces, plates (some colour) and illustrations from sketches and photographs by the author and two folding colour maps. With two rare prospectus laid in. very… Read more
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Through Asia

by HEDIN, Sven [1865-1952]

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D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)
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First American Edition. An account of Hedin’s first expedit
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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… Read more
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Through Asia. (Translated by J.T. Bealby)

by Hedin, Sven (1865-1952)

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1898
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Original green cloth, t.e.g. Fine
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First edition
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London: Methuen & Co, 1898. First edition. 11 plates, 3 in color, 248 illustrations, 3 maps, 2 folding .xx, 1-663; xiv, 667-127 pp. 2 vols. Large 8vo. Original green cloth, t.e.g. Fine. First edition. 11 plates, 3 in color, 248 illustrations, 3 maps, 2 folding .xx, 1-663; xiv, 667-127 pp. 2 vols. Large 8vo. Yakushi H97b
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Through Asia. (Translated by J.T. Bealby)

by Hedin, Sven (1865-1952)

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1898
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Bound in three quarters brown calf, contrasting leather title labels and marbled boards. Minor foxing, else fine
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First edition
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London: Methuen, 1898. First edition. 11 plates, 3 in colour, 248 illustrations, 3 maps, 2 folding. xx, 1-663; xiv, 667-127 pp. 2 vols. Large 8vo. Bound in three quarters brown calf, contrasting leather title labels and marbled boards. Minor foxing, else fine. First edition. 11 plates, 3 in colour, 248 illustrations, 3 maps, 2 folding. xx,… Read more
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Through Asia (2 volumes)

by Hedin, Sven

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Harper & Brothers. Used - Very Good. 1899. Dec. cloth, 1255 pp. (in 2 volumes), profusely illus. (some in color).; 2 color folding maps. The decorative cloth is bright and clean; corners of boards are slightly bumped. An unusually nice set. (Subject: Central Asia.)
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Through Asia

by Hedin, Sven

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Paul Haynes Rare Books
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1898
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First Edition
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Methuen & Co. London. 1898. First UK edition. 2 Volumes. Royal Octavo. xx, 663, [1]pp; xii, [2], 667-1278. Each volume complete with tissue guarded photogravure frontispieces, folding maps to rear, and nearly 300 illustrations from photographs and drawings by the author. Original green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt vignette, rules and lettering to upper boards. Top edge gilt,… Read more
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Through Asia

by Hedin, Sven (1865-1952)

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Published
1899
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Publisher's green cloth, decorated in gilt, top edge gilt. Fine
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First American edition
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New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1899. First American edition. 2 folding maps, frontispieces, plates and in-text illustrations (many after photographs). xviii, 649; xii, [650-653], 654-1255 pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Publisher's green cloth, decorated in gilt, top edge gilt. Fine. First American edition. 2 folding maps, frontispieces, plates and in-text illustrations (many after photographs). xviii,… Read more
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Through Asia.

by Hedin, Sven.

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Much Ado Books
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Two volumes. Methuen & Co, London. 1898.. Hardback.. Black and White photographs. Fold-out maps. VG- (interior hinges cracked; cover edges lightly worn, with some bubbling). Oversize; Postage & Packing may cost extra.
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THROUGH ASIA

by HEDIN, Sven

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1899
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New York City: Harper & Brothers, 1899. Hardcover. pp.xviii,1255.,Royal 8vo,,Complete two volume set in original cloth binding,Sven Anders Hedin (1865-1952) was a Swedish explorer and geographer. In 1885, he went to Persia as a tutor and was attached to a Swedish-Norwegian embassy to the Shah in 1890. He made many journeys into uncharted areas, particularly in the Himilayas (1893-1898),… Read more
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THROUGH ASIA (TWO VOLUMES)

by Hedin, Sven

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1899
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First Edition
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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… Read more
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Through Asia (Two Volumes)

by Sven Hedin

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1899
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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Harper & Brothers. Very Good+. 1899. First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes. Decorative cloth. Wear to spine ends. Some fading to cloth of volume 2. Title page partially separated at hinge. Tight, solid copies. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .
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Through Asia

by HEDIN, Sven;

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London, Methuen & Co., 1899, Second London edition, same year as first New York edition. . original green pictorial cloth, gilt title lettering on spines and covers, top edges gilted, small label removed from spine, bookplate removed from endpaper, some minor wear, very good sound and solid copy, interiors clean. . 8vo [24.5 x 17 cm]; 2 volumes, xx,… Read more
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THROUGH ASIA

by Hedin, Sven

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By The Way Books
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1899
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Cloth bound in very good condition though x-library with only minor library marks: Title pages have library name punched into th
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First US edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1899. First US edition. Cloth bound in very good condition though x-library with only minor library marks: Title pages have library name punched into them, spines have mild blemish at foot and rear paste-downs have modest remnants of label or card pocket.. 646 & 610 pages; Nearly 300 illustrations from photographs and drawings… Read more
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THROUGH ASIA

by Hedin, Sven

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By The Way Books
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1899
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Cloth bound in very good condition, except for tear to head of spine on volume I, small fading damage to rear cover and folding
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First US edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1899. First US edition. Cloth bound in very good condition, except for tear to head of spine on volume I, small fading damage to rear cover and folding map from volume I missing.. 646 & 610 pages; Nearly 300 illustrations from photographs and drawings by the author; Folding map in volume II.
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Through Asia

by Hedin, Sven

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Dennis Holzman Antiques
Published
1899
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Very Good Condition
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First American Edition
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Harper & Brothers, New York and London, 1899. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Two volumes: Gilt-stamped green cloth over boards, top edges gilt, other edges deckled, Vol. I: 649 pages;… Read more
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Through Asia (2 volumes)

by Hedin, Sven

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Published
1899
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Very Good- with no dust jacket
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First Edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1899. First Edition. Hardcover. "With nearly 300 illustrationss from sketches and photographs by the author." Volume 1 has a light waterstain which shows in the outer and bottom margins of most pages through the volume -- the first few pages show stain on about 1/4… Read more
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Through Asia (Vol 2 of 2)

by HEDIN, Sven

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St Philip's Books
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1898
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Very Good
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1st edn
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Methuen, 1898. ~Small 4to (16 x 24 cm). Half green morocco, raised bands and gilt lettering to spine. Top edges gilt. Hinges sound. Light foxing to page edges and some margins. Large folding map. Frontis creased. ~Robust packaging. All UK orders trackable, others on request.. 1st edn. Hardback. Very Good. xii,611pp, about 150 illus + photos. No dustwrappe. Binding tight,… Read more
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1899. Acceptable. Volume I only. First ed. Ex-lib with the usual labeling. Backstrip peeled from back, rubbing/chipping at ends of backstrip. General shelf wear to boards. Textblock split at page 46. Front board has a few spots of mottling, otherwise clean- could possibly be repaired/rebound by an expert. Textblock clean, NO foxing or markings. Protected in removable archival… Read more
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