Trans-Himalaya -- Discoveries and Adventures In Tibet In 2 Volumes

by Hedin, Sven

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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet

by Hedin, Sven

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Swan's Fine Books
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1909
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Very good
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First Edition
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New York: The MacMillan Company, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Two volumes (complete when published, a supplement was later published), octavo size, 949 total pp., with signature of Sven Hedin. In an age rife with exploration, Swedish explorer and travel writer Sven Hedin (1865-1952) made four expeditions to Central Asia, studying the topography and geology of the… Read more
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TRANS-HIMALAYA.

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Libreria Malavasi sas
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1909-1913.
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London, Macmillan and Co., 1909-1913. In-8 p., 3 voll., tela edit., tagli super. dorati, pp. XXIII,436,(4); XVII,441,(3); XV,426,(2); con complessive 544 illustrazioni in tavole in bianco e nero, da fotografie, schizzi e disegni dell'A.; 4 grandi carte geografiche a colori, più volte ripieg., e 10 cartine e mappe in b.n. f.t. "Prima edizione inglese" di questa classica opera. Cfr. Perret… Read more
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N.Y. & London 1910-13, Macmillan.Red cloth, spine head/tails worn, 3 vol. set complete, 436+441+436p., index, 543 b.w. 33 photos, 14 maps, head/tail of vol. 1,2 worn,vol. 3 very good mixed set New York vols. 1-2, London vol. 3. FIRST EDITIONS The documentary expedition of discovery to places yet mapped or explored by a westerner. The expedition consisted of some 37… Read more
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New York 1910, Macmillan. Red pictorial cloth, two vol. set, 436+441p., 17 color, 360 b.w. photos & illus., 7 maps,3 fold out maps, index, good copy, top gilt, spine head & tail and corners bit rubbed, contents clean. Q U I T E S C A R C E The documentary expedition of discovery to places yet mapped or explored… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet. Three volumes.

by Hedin, Sven

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Renaissance Books
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1910-13
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Good with no dust jacket
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London: Macmillan and Co.. Good with no dust jacket. 1910-13. Hardcover. Volume One has the rear board almost detached, with the rear hinge broken and the cloth split along most of the rear joint. Volumes Two and Three have a darker area on the spine, and Volume One has the entire spine darker than one would expect… Read more
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Macmillan & Co 1909-1913. 3 VOLUMES (TWO VOLUME SET + SUPPLEMENTARY VOLUME 3), octavo, blue buckram boards, gilt lettering to spines & front boards, blind stamp decoration to front boards, frontispieces to vols 1+2- tissue guard to vol 1, vii-xv + 442pp-453pp, illus, VG- (moderatescuffing & bruising to spine extrems & board corners, moderate chafing & soiling to spine… Read more
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TRANS-HIMALAYA: Discoveries and Advnetures in Tibet

by Hedin, Sven

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By The Way Books
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1909
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Cloth bound in near very good condition; Seam crack repaired but not completely closed; paper-clip crease and toning to rear end
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First edition
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New York: Macmillan, 1909. First edition. Cloth bound in near very good condition; Seam crack repaired but not completely closed; paper-clip crease and toning to rear endpapers of both volumes.. Two Volumes; xxiii, 436 & xvii, 439 pages, with 388 illustrations from photographs, water-colour sketches, and drawings by the author and ten maps, three of them are large… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya -- discoveries and adventures in Tibet in 2 Volumes

by Hedin, Sven

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1909
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Macmillan's Colonial Library, London, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 900 g; XIV, 442, 8, & VIII, 450, 8 pages, in 2 volumes both with blind stamped decoration to the top left of the front panel and gilt titling to the front panel and the spine. There are… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya : Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet

by Hedin, Sven

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Blacket Books
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1909
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First Edition
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1909. Hardbacks. A good two volume set in red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Would be very good but for fading to spines. Top edges gilt. Bookplate in each volume of Arthur John Tedder (Commissioner of the Board of Curtoms who devised the old age pension scheme and father of Arthur William Tedder, a senior… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures In Tibet. 2 volume set

by Sven Hedin

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Alplaus Books
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1909-01-01
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Acceptable
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The Macmillan Co, 1909-01-01. Hardcover. Acceptable. Two volumes, published by Macmillan, 1909. Purple/maroon cloth with gilt decorations, top edges. Hinges of first volume visible, weakening; second volume beginning to become visible. Evident wear of cloth at edges, especially fraying at head/foot of spines. Newspaper clippings tucked inside first volume, with darkening of half-title page. Owner's… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet - Volume III / 3 / Three (Only)

by Hedin, Sven (1865-1952)

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Published
1913
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Fair
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First Edition
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London: Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1913. Book. Illus. by Hedin, Sven. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xvi, 426, [2 ads] pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white drawings and photographic plates. Herein this prolific Swedish explorer recounts and illustrates his early travels in Tibet. Faded reddish cloth adorned with nice gilt… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet, 2 Vols

by Hedin, Sven

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T. A. Borden Books
Published
1909
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Very Good
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First US Edition
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New York: MacMillan. Very Good. 1909. First US Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth, maps laid in rear; v. 1 hinges reinforced with archival linen, some wear to cloth tips; v. 2 less used, both spines faded ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet

by Sven Hedin

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The Book Shed
Published
1909
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Good
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First American edition
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New York: The Macmillan Co., 1909. First American edition. Hardcover. Good/no jackets. Two volumes. Light wear to tips, corners and edges of books, previous owner's name erasures with some loss to front endpapers and dedication page of vol. 1as well as contents page of vol. 2, flower pressed at pages 112-13, vol. 2 else clean and unmarked; no… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet, Vol. 1 & 2

by Hedin, Sven

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Chapter 1 Books
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1909
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Macmillan and Co, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Complete 2 volume set with all maps and plates present except for plate number 312 in Volume 2: "If this continues a few days longer, we are lost" on page 270, which is missing. The boards are shelf rubbed and edge worn on both volumes, but they remain… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya (2 Volumes ) Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet

by Sven Hedin

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1910
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Good+
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London: MacMillan. Good+. 1910. Hardcover. Two volumes. Volume 2 is a 1910 reprint. Brick cloth. Wear to edges and spine ends. Front end pages of volume 1 are separated from binding. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet: Vol. II

by Hedin, Sven

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Schwabe Books
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1909-01-01
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1909-01-01. Good. Cover and edges shows shelf wear. Foxing on title page. Pages are clean and intact.
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet [2 volumes]

by Hedin, Sven;

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1968
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New York: Greenwood Press, Publishers, 1968. Hardcover. Octavo; pp 442+450; G+/no-DJ; brown spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; originally published in 1909; cloths show slight sunning to exteriors; light smudges to exteriors; strong boards; some wear to edges; text blocks have mild toned exterior edges; minor toning to first and last few pages at gutter; frontispieces; illustrated;. 1317941. FP… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet, (3 Vols)

by Sven Hedin

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A - Z Books
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2002
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New
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Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd., 2002. Hardcover. New. 15 x 23 cm. My long journey backwards and forward over the Trans-Himalaya cannot be regarded as more that a cursory and defective reconnaissance of a Country hitherto unknown. It is easier to go to Lhasa with a force armed to the teeth, and shoot down the Tibetans like pheasants if… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet, (3 Vols)

by Sven Hedin

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Vikram Jain Books
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2002
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New
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9788121203401
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Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd., 2002. Hardcover. New. 15 x 23 cm. My long journey backwards and forward over the Trans-Himalaya cannot be regarded as more that a cursory and defective reconnaissance of a Country hitherto unknown. It is easier to go to Lhasa with a force armed to the teeth, and shoot down the Tibetans like pheasants if… Read more
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TRANS-HIMALAYA: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET (2 VOLUME SET)

by Hedin, Sven

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1968
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VG+
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New York, NY: Greenwood Press. VG+. 1968. Hardcover. Hardbacks in Very Good+ condition without dust jackets. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 442, 450 pages. Previous owners blind impression. .
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Transhimalaya: Upptacketer Och Afventyr I Tibet (Two volume set)

by Hedin, Sven

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Common Crow Books
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1909
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Good
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Stockholm: Albert Bonniers, 1909. Hardcover. Good. Two volume set, 1909, hardcovers with half-leather boards, octavo, 665pp. and 593pp., illustrated in color and b&w + fold out maps at rear. Books good with mild sun to spines, mild shelfwear to spine ends and corners, bindings tight, texts have some foxing and soil to endpapers, musty odor to both… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet, (3 Vols)

by Sven Hedin

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2002
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New
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9788121203401
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Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd., 2002. Hardcover. New. 15 x 23 cm. My long journey backwards and forward over the Trans-Himalaya cannot be regarded as more that a cursory and defective reconnaissance of a Country hitherto unknown. It is easier to go to Lhasa with a force armed to the teeth, and shoot down the Tibetans like pheasants if… Read more
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Trans-Himalaya

by Sven Hedin

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9788121203418
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Gyan Publishing House . Hardback. New. pp. xxiv + 436, 7 Maps Indian Edition
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Trans-Himalaya

by Sven Hedin

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Cold Books
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9788121203425
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Gyan Publishing House . Hardback. New. pp. xvii + 441, Maps (Folded), Index Indian Edition
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Trans-Himalaya

by Sven Hedin

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9788121203432
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Gyan Publishing House . Hardback. New. pp. xv + 426, Maps (1 Folded), Index Indian Edition
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Trans-Himalaya: Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet, 3 Vols

by Sven Hedin

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Vikram Jain Books
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2002
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New
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9788121203401
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New Delhi, India: Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd., 2002. My long journey backwards and forward over the Trans-Himalaya cannot be regarded as more that a cursory and defective reconnaissance of a Country hitherto unknown. It is easier to go to Lhasa with a force armed to the teeth, and shoot down the Tibetans like pheasants if they stand in the way,… Read more
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A History of Indian Philosophy, Volume 3

by Surendranath Dasgupta

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2015
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9788120804142
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Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd., 2015. Softcover. New. 14 x 22 cm. The work appears in five volumes. Vol. I comprises Buddhist and Jaina Philosophy and the six systems of Hindu thought, viz.., Samkhya, Yoga, Nyaya, Vaisesika, Mimamsa and Vedanta. It also contains the philosophy of the Yogavasistha, the Bhagavadgita and speculations in the medical schools. Vol. III… Read more
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