Arminius Vambery -- His Life and Adventures. Written by Himself. [with the Bookplate of Neville Chamberlain]

By: Vámbéry, Árminius

Price: £75.00

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Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage. ; Illustrated, dk green, heavy boards; rebacked; a little marked and worn. Binding tight; gilt illustration still bright; titling on spine dull, but very legible. Front and rear internal hinges reinforced. Bookplate of Neville Chamberlain featuring the Chamberlain crest (a lion's head) and motto "Je Tiens Ferme", as well as the bookplate of the distinguished Hungarian scholar Lóránt Czigány. Engraved frontis, with worn tissue guard, and b/w illustrations. Vámbéry was a noted Turkologist, linguist, and traveller in the Near East and Central Asia.; 8vo (6" x 7 1/2"); 370 + Pblr's cat. pages

Title: Arminius Vambery -- His Life and Adventures. Written by Himself. [with the Bookplate of Neville Chamberlain]

Author Name: Vámbéry, Árminius

Categories: Travel,

Edition: Popular Edition

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1885

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 40443

Keywords: ottoman empire austria-hungary persia central asia British Prime Ministers,