Sport on the Pamirs and Turkistan Steppes

Author: Cumberland, C.S. (Major)
Price: $350.00
Publisher Location: Edinburgh and London
Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons
Year Published: 1895
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Binding: 1/2 Leather
Edition: First Edition
A fresh binding with red leather spine raised bands, spine panel gilt decorations and bright gilt title, with boards of hand marbled paper with no edge wear. Inside clean and tight with no foxing or browning. The map os the author's travels as far as Tibet is excellent. Index. This is early travel, a part of "the Great Game" of Russian- British rivalry, and before the British invasion of Tibet. It was travel and sport in the (at that time) unknown.
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