Description:Very Good. First edition. xi, 341pp+ index, folding map bound in...Very Good. First edition. xi, 341pp+ index, folding map bound in at rear. Very good hardback in a darkened and rubbed jacket that has some slight loss at the spine ends and a couple of closed tears to the front panel.
Description:8pp photoplates, folding map. Rubbed. Binding soiled. Lighty...8pp photoplates, folding map. Rubbed. Binding soiled. Lighty spine bump. Good. 22x15cm, xi, 352 pp, Several pages bear lightly pencilled marks to page margins. Some discoloration to spine. Contents: In the China of the Epics; The Appeal of Buddhism; Through the Wide West; Persian Paintings in the Gobi; On the Eve of the Shattering of the Hordes; In the Land of Gręco-Buddhism; Towards the Holy land of the Ganges; In the Sacred Places of Buddhism; A Journey in the Deccan in the Time of Ajanta; The Monastic City of Nalanda; Harsha, the Poet King; From Pamir to Tun-Huang; The Glory of the T'angs; Pilgrims of the Southern Seas; The Voyages of I-Ching; In the Peace of the Pagodas; The Metaphysical Flight of the Mahayana; In the Mystic Heaven of Buddhism; The Revelation of Indian Art.
Description:Very Good in Good dust jacket. Owner's inscription. Some...Very Good in Good dust jacket. Owner's inscription. Some rubbing and bumping to ends of spine. Browning to dust wrapper. 1 1/2" tear at head of dust wrapper spine. 2 x 1/2 x 1/2" chips at head of dust wrapper spine. Series of tears up to 3/8" along tail of dust wrapper spine. 1/2" tear at bottom rear fold of dust wrapper. A couple of 1/2" tears along bottom edge of front panel of dust wrapper. 3/8" tear in front fold of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is not price-clipped. Dust wrapper has been trimmed along long edge, and is 1/4" shorter than the height of the book. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover.; xi, , 352 pages + frontis + plates + one folding map at rear. Orange cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 222mm x 140mm. Selected Contents: In The China Of The Epics; The Appeal Of Buddhism; Through The Wide West; Persian Paintings In The Gobi; On The Eve Of The Shattering Of The Hordes; In The Land Of Graeco-Buddhism; A Journey In The Deccan In The Time Of Ajanta; The Monastic City Of Nalanda; Harsha, The Poet King; From Pamir To Tun-Huang; The Glory Of The T'Angs; Pilgrims Of The Southern Seas; The Voyages Of I-Ching; The Metaphysical Flight Of The Mahayana; In The Mystic Heaven Of Buddhism; The Revelation Of Indian Art.; 8vo.
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