Aurel Stein on his compatriot, Duka
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. With ownership stamp Bibliotheca Franc. Babinger on free endpaper. Franz Babinger (1891-1967), German orientalist and historian of the Ottoman Empire, is best known for his Mehmed the Conqueror.
Theodore Duka (1825-1908), a Hungarian army officer, studied medicine in Britain, worked as a doctor in India and became fluent in several Indian languages.