Clive Farahar Antiquarian Books - Rare and Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts

 
FORBES (Rosita) Conflict Angora to Afghanistan,  with a Foreword by Brig.-Gen. Sir Percy Sykes,  1931
numerous plates, some occasional foxing, lib. stamp of the Yokohama Seamen's Club on fep, small label on spine, Presentation Inscription tipped in "To Sir Robert & Lady Clive with so many thanks for so many things - all of them nice - including my days in a Persian Garden. Rosita Forbes",
Sir Robert Clive was British Minister in Tehran at the time of Rosita Forbes visit. With this is a critical notice by Harold Nicholson from the Observer, typed on the Tehran Embassy headed paper, "Rosita Forbes is not a frivolous traveller... just unobservant."
£130.00   
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Afghanistan

Stock ref: 11105



 
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