Very Good. No Jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back Hardcover Book in Very Good Condition. No dust jacket. Illustrated by Jon Carbino with b/w and full color illustrations. Translated and Edited by William Marsden. Re-edited by Thomas Wright. Binding of tan buckram over spine with black title panel and decoration with gilt titles, red cloth wrapped boards with black and red embossed design on front. Small brownish spot on hinge, center; partially visible sticker residue on lower right corner, faint wear to corners. Rough cut on fore edge and bottom edge. Endpapers with maps of Travels of Marco Polo in Medieval Asia, 1271-1295, in green tones. Frontis: portrait of Ghenghis Khan in full colour. Pages are completely clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Handsome volume. The travels of Marco Polo in the 13th century as told to and written down by Rustichello da Pisa, describing his travels through Asia, Persia, China (Cathay'), and Indonesia between 1276 and 1291, and his experiences at the court of Kubla Khan. 344 pages. 5.75 x 8.6 inches. Doubleday Publisher, NY 1948.
Marsden, William (trans. & edited by) & re-edited by Thomas Wright., Garden City Books, nd, c1948, cloth, map end papers, vg-f w/vg dj, 344 pp, B & W illus. by Jon Corbino, tall 8vo, 'Marco Polo fantastic reports of the invincible Kublai Klan's...' Corbino, Jon.
Very Good / No jacket. 2010 Kessinger Publishing, LLC. Legacy Reprints. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has blue and white glossy paper-covered boards with black spine lettering and cover decorations. Binding tight. Hinges NOT cracked. Covers have very light surface and edge wear. There is evidence of erased pencil underlining on a few pages in the introducion only, leaving faint indentations. The main text is clean and unmarked. 504 pages. No dust jacket, as issued. This is a reprint edition; text has been entirely re-set. This is a Carefully packed, shipped in a box.
1899. George Routledge. Hard Cover. Book-Good, gilt titles on spine, brown boards, spine discoloured. 7.5x5. 508pp. Marco Polo (1254-1324) was an Italian merchant traveller whose remarkable journeys are documented here. His is a unique first-hand account of an epic, decades-long expedition through Asia.
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