Sale 18BP01 | Lot 408

[SIBERIA] SWAYNE, H.[ARALD] G.[EORGE]. C.[ARLOS]. Through the Highlands of Siberia.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 408
[SIBERIA] SWAYNE, H.[ARALD] G.[EORGE]. C.[ARLOS]. Through the Highlands of Siberia.
London: Rowland Ward, 1904. First edition. Original light brown cloth, zebra skin patterned endpapers, in the original dust jacket. 8 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches (22.5 x 14 cm); xiv, 260 pp., [x pp. adverts]; folding map, folding plan, 25 photographic plates, illustrations in the text. An uncommonly bright, fresh copy, in the rare dust jacket, superior in this regard to the otherwise unimpeachable Brooke-Hitching copy.
Swayne was an experienced African explorer. This recounts his journey from Moscow, over the Urals, into the mountainous regions of Siberia. Czech (Asia) p. 209.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $500 - $800
Sold for $1,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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