Lot 40 of 319:
Persia and the Persian Question, illustrated  

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Title:
Persia and the Persian Question

Author:
Curzon, George N.

Place:
London

Publisher:
Longman's, Green, and Co.

Date:
1892

Description:

2 volumes. xxiv, 639 pp.; xii, 653 pp. Illustrated with 43 plates, numerous illustrations in the text and 10 maps, one folding. (8vo) 22.2x13.8 cm (8¾x5¼"), original cloth, cover pictorial designs and spine lettering in gilt; inner hinges reinforced, new endpapers.

A thorough accounting of Persia's history, antiquities, institutions, administration, natural resources, commerce and topography.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light rubbing and fraying to ends of spines and slightly bumped corners of boards, touch of wear to cloth covers; folding map has some light soiling to rear and marginal foxing; very good.


 
Item number:
318601
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