The Imperial Way
Previous owner's signature erased from front endpaper. No tears or chips to dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in non-adhesive Brodart cover. ; Dust wrapper has the subtitle: "By Rail from Peshawar to Chittagong". A large format hardcover book with numerous colour illustrations. Stated first printing. This copy is signed by the author on the half-title page. Page dimensions: 264 x 208mm. Text by Paul Theroux, illustrations by photographer Steve McCurry. Theroux revisits the region covered in his earliest travel book "The Great Railway Bazaar" - the Khyber Pass, Afghan refugees and warriors, Islamabad, across to India and the town of Simla in the foothills of the Himalayas, Darjeeling among tea plantations, and on to Chittagong in the Bay of Bengal. ; 4to; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 11420
Title: The Imperial Way
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston
Publication Date: 1985
Illustrator: Illustrated by McCurry, Steve
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: First Edition.
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