Bourboulon, Madame de: SHANG-HAI A MOSCOU: UN VOYAGE A CHEVAL DE 17,500 KILOMETRES EN 1859. (Shanghai to Moscow: A Voyage on Horseback of 17,500 Kilometres in 1859). N.p., n.d. (1970s). 273 pp. B/w illustrations from engravings throughout. 28x21 cm. Paper.
Details the extraordinary journey from Shanghai to Moscow on horseback in 1859 as reported in editions of the French journal: Le Tour du Monde. The reports of the journey are reproduced in full and benefit from fine black-and-white engravings and maps to each report. The majority of the reports cover their voyages up through the north of China and include a good number of illustrations and including maps of Peking. In French. Scarce.
Subjects: Travel Beijing
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 166 in printed List 194.
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