Lot 67 of 312:
Colonel Grodekoff's Ride from Samarcand to Herat, 1880  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Colonel Grodekoff's Ride from Samarcand to Herat, through Balkh and the Uzbek states of Afghan Turkestan
Author:
Marvin, Charles
Place:
London
Publisher:
Wm. H. Allen & Co.
Date:
1880
Description:

xx, 224, [4], 36, [4] pp. Frontispiece portrait of author, folding map in back. (8vo), publisher's red cloth titled and ruled in gilt. First English Language Edition.

Includes several pages of adverts for similar titles.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Ex-library with numerous stamps throughout; both hinges started, extremities rubbed, bottom of spine chipped and detaching; some water damage to bottom edge of text block; free endpaper and frontispiece detached and laid in; some toning and soiling; spine split; overall fair.
 
Item number:
306631
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