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News from Tartary - FLEMING, Peter

Jonathan Cape, 1936, Hardback ..
Condition: Good+. Boards somewhat marked and soiled, bruised and bumped. Book plate to front pastedown. Fold out map to p17 damaged.

Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, colophon to upper board. Illustrated with B&W photographs. THERE is not much to say about this book by way of introduction. It describes an undeservedly successful attempt to travel overland from Peking in China to Kashmir in India. The journey took seven months and covered about 3500 miles. 384pp. Index. Size: 8vo Large Post (8¼" x 5")

£9.00 (Now Sold)