By: Bretschneider, E.
London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co.:
Seller ID: 5394
Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket
No signatures. No tears or fraying to cloth. Spine of volume two very faded.; Reprint edition. No date (c. 1910-20). Two volumes (complete). Volume I: xii, 334 pages + folding colour map. Volume II: x, 352 pages + folding map. Both volumes: Green cloth boards with circular gilt emblem of "Trubner's Oriental Series" on front board. Dimensions: 8 3/4" x 5 3/8". The author makes use of Chinese and Russian sources to present this scholarly account in English of mediaeval travels into Central Asia. "It seems to me that Peking is the only place where such investigations can be su... View More...