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THE ROAD TO OXIANA
Written by Robert Byron. Illustrated by Robert Byron.
Stock no. 2128814
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.
Vivid blue decorative cloth. B/w photos by the author. The author's journey to Afghanistan, 1933-1934. Pale browning to spine. Couple of tiny marks to prelims. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
QATARI WOMEN PAST AND PRESENT
Written by Abeer Abu Saud.
Stock no. 2128721
Published by Longman Group Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
This book looks at the changing position of women in Qatari society, comparing their roles before and since the oil boom. ISBN: 0582783720. Mark to bottom of spine. Contents are still excellent. Damp mark to bottom edge of wrapper; some browning.
TENTS IN MONGOLIA
Written by Henning Haslund.
Stock no. 1816852
Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1935. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Youth Edition. The true story of a pioneering expedition to Urianhal, a little No-man's-land between Russian and Chinese territory. Green cloth boards, blue titles. B/w photos. Uneven fading to spine. A few foxspots. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and rubbed at corners.
CHINGGIS KHAN THE GOLDEN HISTORY OF THE MONGOLS
Written by Urgunge Onon; Sue Bradbury.
Stock no. 2128295
Published by Folio Society. 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.
White cloth, black titles. Colour illustrations. A few grubby marks to spine and cover edge (possibly a transfer of black from slip case. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE
Written by Lord Kinross.
Stock no. 2128269
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2003. Fine condition.
Illustrated cream buckram binding. Black title block with gilt title to spine. Colour plates. xxiii and 671 pages including index. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case, just a few light marks.
Written by Sara Siew.
Stock no. 2128107
Published by National Gallery Singapore. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition.
Large format. Pictorial boards. The Next 20 works from South East Asia Everyone Should Know. ISBN: 9789811129278. Light wear to corners.
IN LOTUS-LAND JAPAN
Written by Herbert G. Ponting. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 1816665
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Very good condition.
A traveller and his camera in Japan. Red cloth boards, gilt titles and vignettes to front. 8 tipped in colour plates and 96 b/w plates from photographs. xvi and 395 pages including index. Text block browned. Front and rear hinge pulled. Binding tight. Slight tobacco odour present.
THE WONDERS OF ASIATIC EXPLORATION
Written by Archibald Williams.
Stock no. 2127872
Published by Seeley and Co. Limited. 1911. Almost very good condition.
Brown pictorial cloth. B/w photos. Bumping to spine and corners. Front endpapers is MISSING. Some foxing and page browning.
SYMBOLS OF ETERNITY THE ART OF LANDSCAPE PAINTING IN CHINA
Written by Michael Sullivan.
Stock no. 2127728
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Black cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198173512. Some spotting to covers. Grubby marks to endpapers. Wrapper is a bit worn to edges.
THE MALAY ARCHIPELAGO
Written by Alfred Russel Wallace.
Stock no. 2127689
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 4th 1872. Very good condition.
Red leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, with gilt titles; black title box. Marbled boards. 4th edition. B/w illustrations. Some bumping and light wear to spine and corners. Darkening to leather on spine. Foxing. Small tear with a little loss to tissue-guard to frontis.
AIRLINES OF ASIA SINCE 1920
Written by R.E.G. Davies.
Stock no. 2127552
Published by Putnam. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778550. Rubber ink stamp of aircraft and 'Angus Page 1' below in red ink to front endpaper - very neat. Foxing to outer page edges. A few small marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased.
BLOODY SHAMBLES VOLUME ONE THE DRIFT TO WAR TO THE FALL OF SINGAPORE
Written by Christopher Shores; Brian Cull; Yasuho Izawa.
Stock no. 2127495
Published by Grub Street. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The first comprehensive account of air operations over south-east Asia December 1941-April 1942 ISBN: 094881750x. Rubber ink stamp of aircraft to front pastedown. Previous owners name and address sticker to front endpaper. A little foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine.