London: Arrowsmith, John, 1840. Map. Engraving with hand outline. Sheet measures 21.5" x 27.5 with bottom flap open, measures 25.75" high. This unusual 1840 map by John Arrowsmith covers northern Asia in incredible detail. It extends from the Arctic south to include Tibet, which is shown here on an overlay pasted in the bottom left. Notes several routes of explorers throughout. Numerous cities, towns, rivers, lakes, islands, mountains, deserts, and a host of additional topographic features are identified. Outline color.....
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New York: Putnam, 1905. More than 50 plates. xvi + 331 pages, 8vo, gilt-lettered blue cloth, t.e.g. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1905. An ex-library copy with several stamps, bookplates, and the remnants of a removed library pocket; small repairs at spine ends but text clean. Overall a very good copy.
New York: Doubleday, 1905. Introduction by Colonel Younghusband. Tipped-in color frontispiece, many black & white photographic illustrations. 484 pages. Short, thick 4to, original green cloth, gilt-lettered spine, t.e.g. New York: Doubleday, 1905. First edition. Dampstain on part of spine and rear cover but internally clean; one corner bumped. Overall a very good(-) copy.