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$600 IN TIBET AND CHINESE TURKESTAN, Captain H Deasy, Fisher Unwin, London, 1901 1st edn., original tan cloth with decoration, spine ends ragged/frail but binding solid

IN TIBET AND CHINESE TURKESTAN, Captain H Deasy, Fisher Unwin, London, 1901 1st edn., original tan cloth with decoration, spine ends ragged/frail but binding solid, grubby, B&W plates throughout, large folding map in rear, complete though delicate, Remarkable three year journey 1896-1899 through Yarkand/Kashgar and across Taklamakan into western Tibet - A record of three years exploration - The task of surveying Western Tibet and Chinese Turkestan (40,700 miles) fell to Capt. Deasy. He left Srinagar, heading for the Yarkand River and was the first surveyor to explore many parts of this river. a very scarce title $600 Ex libris John Nankervis

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IN TIBET AND CHINESE TURKESTAN, Captain H Deasy, Fisher Unwin, London, 1901 1st edn., original tan cloth with decoration, spine ends ragged/frail but binding solid, grubby, B&W plates throughout, large folding map in rear, complete though delicate, Remarkable three year journey 1896-1899 through Yarkand/Kashgar and across Taklamakan into western Tibet - A record of three years exploration - The task of surveying Western Tibet and Chinese Turkestan (40,700 miles) fell to Capt. Deasy. He left Srinagar, heading for the Yarkand River and was the first surveyor to explore many parts of this river. a very scarce title $600 Ex libris John Nankervis