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Western Tibet and the British Borderland.
The Sacred Country of Hindus and Buddhists. With an Account of the Government, Religion and Customs of the People. With a Chapter by T.G. Longstaff describing an attempt to climb Gurla Mandhata. London Edward Arnold 1906
First edition Tall 8vo, pp. xv, [i, blank], 376; frontispiece, 5 maps (2 folding); numerous illustrations, some full-page. An exceptionally fine copy in the original blue cloth.
Cordier BS 2927; Morrison I, p. 674; Yakushi S203
Detailed Report of Archaeological Explorations in Chinese Turkestan. Carried out and Described under the Orders of H.M. Indian Government. New York Hacker Art Books 1975
Reprint, two volumes in one, folio, pp.xxiv, 621, 119 plates, folding map. This book is heavy and will incur additional postage. Fine copy. Original cloth.
Reprint of Erdelyi 1.049.
In Memoriam Theodore Duka (1825-1908).
(A Lecture read before the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, October 27, 1913) Oxford Privately printed. 1914
First edition, pp.35, frontis portrait. A very good copy in original boards, paper spine professionally repaired. The copy of Filippo de Filippi with his bookplate.
Manuscrit Ouigour de la Bibliotheque Nationale. Reproduit par l'Heliogravure Typographique. Paris M. Héon, Chef des Travaux typographiques 1890
First edition, Large folio, pp.392, colour frontispiece. Uighur text. Collection Orientale Tome XVI, Deuxieme Serie Tome II. A very good copy in original boards. Spine and edges of boards rather rubbed.
Sobranie Gosudartsvennogo Ermitaja. Ghudojectvennaya Kultura Irana III-VIII Vekov. [Sassanian Silver. The Artistic Culture of Iran from 3rd to 8th Centuries.] Moscow 1987
First edition 4to, pp.157, 124 colour illustrations. Russian Text. A very good copy in original cloth, dust jacket.
Dictionnaire Armeno-Kiptchak, d'apres Trois Manuscrits des collection Viennoises. Four volumes.
Tome I, Fascicules 1-4. Warsaw Panstowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe. 1968-72
First edition Four volumes, pp.914, illustrations. Zaklad Orientalistyki Polskiej Akademii Nauk. VG, slightly soiled original wrappers. Presentation inscription from author and letter loosely inserted in fascicule 4.
Tibetan Painted Scrolls.
An artistic and symbolic illustration of 172 Tibetan paintings preceeded by a survey of the historical, artistic, literary and religious development of Tibetan culture. With an article of P. Pelliot on a Mongol edict, the translation of historical documents and an appendix on prebuddhistic ideas of Tibet. Kyoto Rinsen Book Co. 1980
Reprint, two volumes, pp.xv, 327, viii, (329)-798, large folding chart, dust wrappers; 26 colour and 231 monochrome transparencies preserved in plastic case. A very good set in original box.
Painter-Soldier-Traveller. Autobiographical Sketches. Translated from the German and the French by F.H. Peters. London Richard Bentley & Son 1887
First Engish edition, two volumes, pp.xii, 336; 330, portrait, 77 illustrations after drawings by the author. A very good set in original cloth, gilt. Spine and corners lightly rubbed.
Buddizm v Tibete i Mongolii
[Buddhism in Tibet and Mongolia] [A Lecture read on 31 September 1919]. St. Petersburg Department of Museums and preservation of Art and Antiquities. 1919
First edition Small 8vo, pp. 52. Text in Russian. A good copy bound in later maroon half cloth and marbled boards. Signature of A.M. Piatigorskii on title and end-paper.
first Azeri scientific work on hygiene and health care
[Azeri title] Gigiena [Hygeine]
[compiled by Hasan-bek Melik-zade (Zardabi)] Baku Typo-lith. "Kaspii". Publication of the Group of Moslem Students of Kiev no.3. 1914
First edition, 8vo, pp. [i], 72, photographic portrait, text in Arabic. A good copy in a later limp back cloth, text-block stapled in the original rather spotted printed wrappers, the upper with title in Arabic with a portrait, the lower with Russian title. End-papers worn and scribbled on, and remains of a paste or glue where the text-block has been crudely attached.
No copies found in Worldcat; Efendiyeva, Nigar Dr. Medicine in Azerbaijan. A Brief Historical Overview. Azerbaijan International (3.4) Winter 1995; Swietochowski, T., Collins, B.C. Historical Dictionary of Azerbaijan (Lanham & London, 1999); Russian Pedagogical Encyclopaedia on-line.