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AIR WAR FOR BURMA: THE ALLIED AIR FORCES FIGHT BACK IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA 1942-1945
Written by Christopher Shores.
Stock no. 1817852
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Third and Concluding Volume of The Bloody Shambles Series. Orange boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1904010954. Board corners lightly bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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UP AND ABOUT THE HARD ROAD TO EVEREST
Written by Doug Scott.
Stock no. 2131149
Published by Vertebrate Publishing. 1st 2015. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with gilt title to spine and outline vignette of mountains and climber to front cover. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9781910240410. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.
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SILK ROAD ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY 7
Written by Elena Kuzmina; et al.
Stock no. 1817719
Published by The Institute Of Silk Road Studies. 2001. Very good condition.

Published annually. Articles include: Pre-history of the Great Silk Road: Cultural Connections of Xinjiang Population with Andronovo Culture Tribes in the Bronze Epoch; Nana in Bactria; The Portrait of a Parthian King from the Sarmatian Burial in the Don Basin; Chinese and East Asian Elements in Sarmartian Culture of the North Pontic Region; The Costume of the Yeuch-Chihs: Kushans and its Analogies to the East and to the West... and more. Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. Boards marked.
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THE HIGH ROAD TO CHINA
Written by Kate Teltscher.
Stock no. 1817650
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Geroge Bogle, The Panchen Lama and the First British Expedition to Tibet. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780747584841.
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GULLS OF EUROPE, ASIA AND NORTH AMERICA (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Klaus Malling Olsen. Illustrated by Hans Larsson.
Stock no. 1817568
Published by Christopher Helm. 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Reprinted with corrections. An essential reference to a fascinating and endlessly challenging group of birds. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos & illustrations. 608 pages including index. ISBN: 9780713670875.
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THE GREAT HEDGE OF INDIA
Written by Roy Moxham.
Stock no. 2129985
Published by Constable. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of one of the least-known wonders of Queen Victoria's India... Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1841192600.
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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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