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Du Caucase Aux Indes, a Travers Le Pamir
 by Bonvalot, Gabriel
Price: US $800.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Clamshell Box
Edition: First Edition
FINE, ARTISTIC BINDING. English title, "Through the Heart of Asia, Over the Pamirs". All edges gilt, an handsome set of an important French explorer... Details
The Silk Road Today
 by Christine de Weck
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An excellent copy of the original very dark green cloth, bright gilt title on the spine and no edgewear. Inside very clean and tight with no prior o... Details
Trails of the Hunted
 by Clark, James
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original brown cloth withred titles on the front and the unfaded spine. Split in the outside cloth hinge for two inches at the top, but protected in ... Details
Innermost Asia, Travel & Sport in the Pamirs
 by Cobbold, Ralph P. (Late 60th Rifles)
Price: US $395.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Describes hunting, among other animals, Marco Polo sheep, this is a notable trek through Gilgit to the Kilgit pass, over the Pamirs to Kashgar. It ha... Details
Karou: A Neolithic Site in Tibet
 by CPAM, Tibet Autonomous Region & Dept of History, Sichuan Univ.
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
SCARCE. This neolithic site was discovered in Tibet in 1977. Pages 179, in a very clean copy with no rubs and no prior owner marks. Profuse text ... Details
From Pekin to Calais By Land
 by de Windt, H.
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Very good original brown cloth with an oriental red design across the front. Some soiled and edgewear, with a dull gilt title on the spine. Inside, ... Details
Adventure Sport and Travel on the Tibetan Steppes
 by Fergusson, W. N.
Price: US $330.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Based on the diaries of John Weston Brooke, with a frontispiece photo of him looking young and intrepid. He entered Tibet from the North in 1907. Fe... Details
Large Game Shooting in Thibet and the North West, 2nd Series
 by Kinloch, Alexander A.A. (Captain)
Price: US $149.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fair
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original green cloth with a horned beast in gilt on the front board. A gilt title on the spine which is in poor condition. Much wear on the edges an... Details
Principles and Structures in the Organization of the Asiatic Steppe-Pastoralists
 by Krader, Lawrence
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Examining the postoral peoples from the Caspian Sea up into Mongolia and what used to be called Manchuria. Stapled grey wraps a bit faded. Inside, ... Details
Hindu-Koh: Wanderings and Wild Sport on and Beyond the Himalayas
 by MacIntyre, Major-General Donald
Price: US $150.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Three-quarter black calf spine and corners, with red marbled papers on the boards. Some rubs and edge wear, but hinges strong. Age toning to the pap... Details
Temptations of the West
 by Mishra, Pankaj
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Subtitled, "How to be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and Beyond". Judged by the N.Y. Times to be one of the ten best books of 2006. As new copy ,... Details
Across Asia's Snows and Deserts (introduction by Roy Chapman Andrews)
 by Morden, William J.
Price: US $260.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
very good dark blue cloth, with slight edgewear, top edge gilt, fresh gilt title. From Bombay across Afghanistan and Central Asia to Peking for the Am... Details
Sikunder Burnes, Master of the Great Game
 by Murray, Craig
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful copy with no wear, no prior owner marks, no flaws inside or out. With a fine, unclipped dust jacket. Burnes was a remarkable young man, ... Details
The Silk Road, a Journey from the High Pamirs and Ili Through Sinkiang and Kansu
 by Myrdal, Jan
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Written by the Swedish traveller and critic when the southern edge of China and Central Asia were much less accessible, this is still full of insights... Details
Ghenko, the Mongol Invasion of Japan
 by Nakaba Yamada. with introduction by Lord Armstrong
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original green cloth with a bright gilt title on the spine and only a hint of edgewear. Inside, clean and tight, with author signature on the front e... Details
The Land of the Lamas
 by Rockhill, William Woodville (1854 - 1914)
Price: US $300.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
This is Rockhill's first trip from Peking, subtitled Notes of a Journey Through China, Mongolia and Tibet. He was sponsored by the Smithsonian Instit... Details
Diary of a Journey Through Mongolia and Tibet in 1891 and 1892
 by rockhill, WilliamWoodville (1854 - 1914)
Price: US $490.00
Binding: 1/2 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
This is Rockhill's second trip from Peking, far to the west and south into Tibet at a time when the Chinese were especially suspicious of British trav... Details
In and Beyond the Himalayas
 by Stone, S.J.
Price: US $300.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth with gilt horned goats and rocks on the front cover, unrubbed. The spine is faded with gilt title and some wear at the edges and s... Details
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