Lot 68 of 319:
Maps and tourist guide to Iraq 1929  

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Title:
Maps of 'Iraq with Notes for Visitors

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Place:
Baghdad

Publisher:
The Government of 'Iraq

Date:
1929

Description:

[4], 34 pp, With 8 folding color maps; frontispiece from photograph. 34.2x20 cm (13½x7¾"), original maroon cloth lettered in gilt. Revised and enlarged edition.

Includes five road maps of various regions, maps of the environs of Baghdad and of Basrah, and one of ancient sites.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Rubbing to extremities; short splits to a few of the map folds; former owner's rubberstamp to front pastedown, insect damage to lower corner of front free endpaper and lower margins of a few maps; very good.


 
Item number:
301929
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