Sir Percy Sykes - A History of Persia - 1921

Beschreibung
Sir Percy Sykes - A History of Persia - 1921
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Percy Sykes was an English soldier, diplomat and scholar, who travelled and fought
in and around Persia for over two decades.
Posted with the British Army to India, he made several journeys through Persia and Iran.
In 1902 he detailed these travels in Thousand Miles in Persia and was awarded by
the Royal Geographical Society.
Sykes’ magnificent History of Persia includes a good deal on modern Iraq Arabia and Afghanistan.
The second edition offered here is almost as scarce as the first.
Original dark-blue cloth in very good condition, bright gilt figures of Cyrus the Great and Shah Abbas the Great on the two vols.
Bright gilt titles on the spines and top edges gilt.
Large octavo volumes with 561 and 594 pages, 2 frontispieces, 92 plates and illustrations.
6 Maps including 2 large folding maps in pockets at end.
Superb examples.

Los-Details
Objekt
Buch
Anzahl der Bücher
2
Thema
Reisen
Autor/ Illustrator
Sir Percy Sykes
Buchtitel
A History of Persia
Zustand
Sehr gut
Erscheinungsjahr (ältestes Objekt)
1921
Ausgabe
Bebilderte Ausgabe
Sprache
Englisch
Originalsprache
Ja
Verlag
Mac Millan&Co
Bindung
Mix/ Mehrere
Besonderheiten
Limitierte Auflage
Anzahl der Seiten
1155
Abmessungen
23×15.5 cm
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