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$NZ375 Reconnoitering Central Asia, Charles Marvin, London 1886, Swan. Green pictorial cloth,VG+, small pin hole in spine, 421p., B&W plates, bibliography, 3rd. edition.

Reconnoitering Central Asia, Charles Marvin, London 1886, Swan. Green pictorial cloth,VG+, small pin hole in spine, 421p., B&W plates, bibliography, 3rd. edition. Early pioneer's accounts of Vamberey, Marsh, Baker, Macgahan Capt. Napier, Macgregor, Burnaby, Petrusevitch, Butler, Pas- hino, Grodekoff, O'Donovan, Stewart, Alikhanoff & Lessar's travels mostly in disguise throught the forbidden territory. An excellent insight to 19th century travels and explorations during what was known as the Great Game..the rivalry between Russia and Britain set on the stage of High Asia. $NZ375

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Reconnoitering Central Asia, Charles Marvin, London 1886, Swan. Green pictorial cloth,VG+, small pin hole in spine, 421p., B&W plates, bibliography, 3rd. edition. Early pioneer's accounts of Vamberey, Marsh, Baker, Macgahan Capt. Napier, Macgregor, Burnaby, Petrusevitch, Butler, Pas- hino, Grodekoff, O'Donovan, Stewart, Alikhanoff & Lessar's travels mostly in disguise throught the forbidden territory. An excellent insight to 19th century travels and explorations during what was known as the Great Game..the rivalry between Russia and Britain set on the stage of High Asia. $NZ375