The Antique Land

By: Shipton, Diana

Price: NZ$210.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


No signatures. Some spotting to page edges. Rubbing to ends of spine. 3/4" tear at head of dust wrapper front spine joint. Series of 1/4" tears along tail of dust wrapper. A couple of 1/4" tears along head of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is not price-clipped. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; 219 pages + frontis + plates. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Page dimensions: 223mm x 141mm. Maps on endpapers. "The Antique Land is the remote Chinese province of Sinkiang, where Diana Shipton, wife of Eric Shipton, the Everest explorer, spent six years. All the beauty, novelty, and hazard of those years are conveyed in this authentic account of an unfamiliar land." - from the dust wrapper blurb. ; 8vo

Title: The Antique Land

Author Name: Shipton, Diana

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Hodder And Stoughton: (1950)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 7683