PREJEVALSKY, Col. Nicolai.

Mongolia, the Tangut country,

£1,250

Mongolia, the Tangut country,
and the solitudes of Northern Tibet.
London, Sampson Low, 1876.

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Description

Scarce. The first edition in English of Prejavalsky’s first expedition. This was carried out 1870-73, traversing the South Koko-nor mountains and explored the Tsaidam region. The work was first published in Russian in 1875.

Description

First edition in English. 2 volumes, 8vo., li, 287; xii, 320 pp., 25 illustrations, many full-page, large folding map, modern red half calf gilt, a very good set.

Bibliography

Yakushi P293a.

 

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