RICKMERS, W[illi] Rickmer.

The Duab of Turkestan.

£450

The Duab of Turkestan.

Cambridge, C.U.P., 1913.

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Description

The ‘Duab’ is a stretch of land between the Rivers Oxus and Jakartes. The author spent twenty years on and off in Turkestan and this detailed volume is a treatise on physical geography based on his observations during his journeys. There are chapters on the ascents of the Mountains of Kemkutan and the Great Achik.

Description

First edition, 4to, xv, 564pp., frontispiece, 2 folding maps, 201 photographic illustrations, original green cloth gilt, spine faded to tan,

Bibliography

Yakushi R210.

 

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