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Unbeaten Tracks in Japan, 2 Volumes in One

Author: Bird, Isabella (Bishop)
Price: $49.00
Publisher Location: New York
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
Year Published: 1881
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
subtitled, "An Account of Travels on Horseback in the Interior including Visits to the Aborigines of Yezo and the Shrises of Nikko and Ise". Pages xxiv, 407 with a folding map in the rear of volume two; vol 2 pages xiv, 392 with index. Slight wear to the spine ends and cloth worn away at the corners. Protected in a clear mylar dustjacket. Bright gilt title on spine. No fading or sunning. Inside, milt foxing throughout and both internal hinges are cracked. No prior owner marks. Isabella Bird, an intrepid traveler seemingly eager to wander off from her husband for long periods, and to write superb and valuable tales of her travels. Recommended. This is a later "popular" edition, as the 1881 first edition was published in two volumes.
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