Younghusband, Sir Francis: THE HEART OF A CONTINENT. A Narrative of Travels in Manchuria, Across the Gobi Desert, Through the Himalayas, the Pamirs, and Chitral, 1884-1894.. New York, 1904. xvii, 1, 332 pp. 18 b/w illustrations plates, 3 maps. Foldout map. 23x15 cm. Decorative cloth.
Younghusband's record of his early travels and adventures in Central Asia in the 1880s and 1890s. First published in 1896. This the fourth edition, 1904, testament to its popularity. Slight marks to a couple of the plates and very slight waterstaining to top margins in a couple of places. Decent reading copy.
Subjects: Travel Foreigners in
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 183 in printed List 196.
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