The Kingdom and People of Siam, 2 volumes

Author: Bowring, John (Sir)
Price: $800.00
Publisher Location: London
Publisher: John W. Parker & Son
Year Published: 1857
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Binding: Hardcover
Edition: First Edition
Original green cloth with embossed boards, spine faded to tan and gilt titles still bright. One spot of edge wear at top of one spine, but minimal wear elsewhere. Solid hinges, and the cloth bindings now protected in mylar sleeves. Inside hinges fine, foxing only to preliminary pages and half titles both present. A classic report on the first English contacts with Siam. See Cordier Indosinica 736. Also some discussion of Laos and Cambodia. Unusual to find the original cloth in such solid condition. Pages xii, 482 and viii, 446.
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