Lot 48 of 319:
Ancient Geography of Gandhara, 1915  

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Title:
Notes on the Ancient Geography of Gandhara (A Commentary on a Chapter of Hiuan Tsang)

Author:
Foucher, Alfred

Place:
Calcutta

Publisher:
Superintendent Government Printing, India

Date:
1915

Description:

[2], iv, [2], 39, [1] pp. Translated from the French by H. Hargreaves. Illustrations from photographs & drawings; folding map. (4to) 32x25 cm (12½x9¾"), gilt-lettered cloth.

Apparently the first book edition, and first printing in English, of this article that first appeared in periodical form in 1901, the results of a scientific mission, 1895-7, to the Peshawar district of what is now Pakistan.


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Condition:
Fairly minor wear to spine and extremities; very good.


 
Item number:
318585
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