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The "Personal Narrative"

Stein, Marc Aurel Sand-Buried Ruins of Khotan. Personal Narrative of a Journey of Archaeological and Geographical Exploration in Chinese Turkestan London Hurst and Blackett 1904
Cheaper edition, pp.xl, 503, frontispiece, 134 illustrations, folding map. A very good copy in original cloth.
Erdelyi 1.043.

This account known as the "P.N.", or Personal Narrative, was compiled from Stein's diary, field notes and letters, and describes the systematic exploration of the Khotan region in detail, fleshing out the earlier Preliminary Account.. This cheaper edition was published a year after the first.