Lot 231

Asia.- Huc (Évariste Régis)

Travels in Tartary, Thibet, and China, during the Tears 1844-5-6, translated by W. Hazlitt, 2 vol., first English edition (?), frontispieces, additional illustrated titles, folding map, illustrations, 2 pp. advertisements in vol. I (including a book to be published in 1852), advertisements on (browned) endpapers of vol. 2, small blind stamps of George W. Brass at head of titles, original decorated cloth, spines gilt, little rubbed, National Illustrated Library, n.d.; Atkinson (Thomas Witlam) Travels in the Regions of the Upper and Lower Amoor and the Russian Acquisitions on the Confines of India and China, second edition, half-title, chromolithograph frontispiece, folding map, illustrations, 20 pp. advertisements at end, stain to first few ff., bookplate of George Smoult Fagan, contemporary half calf, rubbed and marked, head of spine damaged, Hurst & Blackett, 1861; Bonvalot (Gabriel) Through the Heart of Asia over the Pamir to India, translated by C.B. Pitman, 2 vol., first English edition, folding map, illustrations, original cloth, illustration on front covers, rubbed and marked, labels of West End Reading Club, Edinburgh’ on back covers, new endpapers, Chapman & Hall, 1889; Price (Julius M.) From the Arctic Ocean to the Yellow Sea, the Narrative of a Journey, in 1890 and 1891, FIRST EDITION, frontispiece, folding map, plates, illustrations, little spotting, small stamp on half title, with largely erased ownership inscription, original pictorial cloth, little rubbed, Sampson Low, 1892; Freshfield (Douglas W.) The Exploration of the Caucasus, 2 vol. in one, second edition, frontispieces, 4 folding maps, backed with linen, illustrations, some spotting, later cloth, little rubbed, Arnold, 1902, 8vo (7)

Estimate: £200-£300