ATKINSON, Thomas [Witlam].

Travels in the regions of the Upper and Lower Amoor

£625

Travels in the regions of the Upper and Lower Amoor
and the Russian acquisitions on the confines of India and China. With adventures among the mountain Kirghis; and the Manjours, Manyargs, Toungouz, Touzemtz, Goldi, and Gelyaks: the hunting and pastoral Tribes.
London, Hurst and Blackett, 1860

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Description

A continuation of Atkinson’s narrative of his travels in Siberia. Mainly focused on natural history and ethnography, but includes hunting bear and boar.

Description

First edition. 8vo, xiii, 570 pp., 6 pages ads at end, 83 illustrations including coloured lithograph frontispiece (spotted) folding map by Arrowsmith, original pink blind-stamped cloth gilt, gilt pictorial vignette to upper cover; spine faded, lightly soiled, a very good copy.

Bibliography

Czech, Asian, 15; Yakushi A294.

 

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