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Travels in the Regions of the Upper and Lower Amoor and the Russian Acquisitions on the confines of India and China.
With adventures among the Mountain Kirghis; and the Manjours, Manyargs, Toungouz, Touzemtz, Goldi, and Gelyaks: the Hunting and Pastoral Tribes. London Hurst and Blackett 1860
First edition pp.xiii, 570, chromolithographic frontis, 71 illustrations, folding map. A very good copy bound in a contemporary gilt tooled half calf, edges and spine lightly rubbed. A little foxing to title, frontis, and map.
Travels in Siberia: including excursions northwards, down the Obi, to the Polar Circle,
and southwards, to the Chinese Frontier. London Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans 1848
First edition Two volumes, pp.xi, 495, folding map; ix, 536. A very good set in contemporary green morocco "Eton" binding, spine gilt. Spine faded, a little minor spotting to end-papers. Inscribed as leaving gift from Eton.
Opisanie sibirskikh kurganov i drevnostei [Description of Siberian Burial Mounds and Antiquities]
[Journeys through western Siberia and the Altai in 1878 and 1880]. Moscow 
First edition 4to, pp.(181)-205, 7 lithographic plates. Text in Russian. An extract from volume 9, parts 2-3 of Antiquities, the Works of the Moscow Archeological Society. Bound in twentieth-century maroon cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Bookplate of A.I. Ward.
Geographische, ethnographische und historische Studien. Mit bewilligung des verfassers nach dem Russischen bearbeitet und vervollstandigt. Jena: Hermann Goftenoble 1886
First edition pp.xviii, , 589, illustrations. A very good copy bound in contemporary cloth, but with library stamps (intelligence department) on half-title.
London Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington 1882
Second edition Two volumes, pp.xxii, , 376; (377)-811 mounted photographic portrait of author, 43 illustrations, some full page, 2 folding maps. A very good set bound in contemporary half morocco. Spine and corners a little rubbed.
Metisy Zabaikal'ia [People of Mixed Race from beyond the Baikal]
[An Anthropological Study] St. Petersburg 1904
First edition Folio, pp.VI, 127, two illustrations in the text and four folding printed tables mounted on linen. A good copy bound in modern maroon cloth, with library stamps of the General Staff and cancelled Lenin Library on the title. Bookplate of A.I. Ward.
From Paris to Pekin over Siberian snows.
A narrative of a journey by sledge over the snows of European Russia and Siberia, by caravan through Mongolia, across the Gobi Desert... through China to Pekin. London W. Swan Sonnenschein and Co. 1885
First edition pp.xix, 428, 14 plates, folding map. A very good copy in the original pictorial cloth, gilt. Dollar Institution stamp on front board, and prize label. Spine a little rubbed. Light spot to edge of cover. Inner hinges tender.
Staticheskiia dannyia pokazyvaiushchiia plemmennoi sostav naseleniia Sibiri
[Statistical Accounts of the ethnic Composition of the Population of Siberia and Distribution of the Natives by Language]. St. Petersburg 1912
First edition Three volumes, 8vo, pp.174; 431; (433)-999, text in Russian. Report of the Imperial Russian Geographical Society, Department of Statistics, Vol.XI, parts 1-3. A very good set in original wrappers.
Scarce early study of geology of the Altai
Mineralogisch-geographische und andere vermischte nachrichten von den Altaischen gebũrgen Russisch Kayserlichen Antheils.
Reval [Tallinn] 1788
First edition 4to, pp. [xx], 272, [ii (errata)], with engraved vignette by I.S. Nabholz on title, headpiece to dedication, a folding map partly hand-coloured, and 3 folding plates, 2 partly hand-coloured. A very good copy bound in contemporary Russian mottled calf, narrow gilt border round covers, spine gilt with black lettering piece. Bookplate of A.I. Ward
Svodnyi katalog knig na innostrannykh iazikakh 2345; Rossica R-957