John Murray, 1872, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Early
CAPTAIN JOHN WOOD. A Journey to the Source of the River Oxus, London: John Murray, 1872. Octavo, second edition (first was 1841), pp. cv, 1 (note), 280, 2 folding maps, brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, black stamped frames on front, former owners' names on endpage and half-title. With Henry Yule's essay on the geography of the Oxus Valley. Condition of this book: Very good with rubbed extremities, losses at spine ends, foxing to preliminary leaves. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel & Places; Afghanistan; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54308.