Lot 66 of 312:
A Ride Through Islam, 1st Ed.   

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$510
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$300 - $500

Title:
A Ride Through Islam: A Journey Through Persia and Afghanistan to India via Meshed, Herat and Kandahar
Author:
Marsh, Hippisley Cunliffe
Place:
London
Publisher:
Tinsley Brothers
Date:
1877
Description:

viii, 214, [2] adverts pp. Folding map. (8vo), orange publisher's cloth decoratively stamped in black with spine titled in gilt. First Edition.

The author's travels from Constantinople, travelling by way of the Black Sea to Poti, Tiflis, Baku, the Caspian Sea, Tehran, Meshed, Herat and Kandahar to Mooltan.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Ex-library with numerous library stamps throughout; head and tail of spine frayed; both hinges started, lean to spine; missing front free endpaper; several large tears in map; overall good.
 
Item number:
306632
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