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THE GREAT GAME
Written by Peter Hopkirk.
Stock no. 2129289
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2011. Fine condition.

On Secret Service in High Asia. Grey printed cloth boards. Map of central Asia to endpapers. Colour & b/w plates, b/w maps. Top edge grey. Slip case is very good - a few marks and scuffs.
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THE BIRDS OF SIBERIA
Written by Henry Seebohm.
Stock no. 2129216
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st thus 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Record of a Naturalist's Visits to the Valleys of the Petchora and Yenesei. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0904387089. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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JAPANESE ARMOUR
Written by L.J. Anderson.
Stock no. 1817200
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated guide to the work of the Myochin and Saotome Families from the 15th to the 20th Century. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0853680027. Tapemarks to pastedowns and dustwrapper flaps. Contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper has a few small closed edge-tears (no loss).
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ENEMIES AND NEIGHBOURS ARABS AND JEWS IN PALESTINE AND ISRAEL, 1917-2017
Written by Ian Black.
Stock no. 2128906
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780241004425. Wrapper has a bit of edge-creasing.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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AWESOME ART
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.
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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.
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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.
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