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HEDIN (Sven)
FIRST WORK
HEDIN (Sven) Genom Persien  Mesopotamien och Kaukasien, Reseminnen, Stockholm, 1887
FIRST EDITION OF THE AUTHORS FIRST BOOK, 2 maps, 1 folding, plates, text illusts. some occasional spotting, small unobtrusive japanese seal in red on title, contemporary binders cloth,
The Journey to Persia was made with one assistant in 1885-86, and is written in the same systematic and scientific manner that was to make his subsequent writings so successful. There was no English edition of this Hedin's rarest work.
£500.00   

Stock ref: 10543




 
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