Title: Turkestan Alive
Publisher: Jonathan Cape (1957), London
Publication Date: 1957
Book Condition: Good+
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
No signatures. Highlighter pen markings on a couple of leaves. Dust wrapper is price-clipped. Some 1" tears and 1/2" chips in edges of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; 255 pages + colour frontis + b&w plates + folding map at rear. Maroon decorative cloth covers. Dimensions: 205 x 135mm. "His book is mainly the story of meetings with hundreds of people in this once 'dead heart' of Asia. It vividly presents the landscape and the figures in it, and records in a lively way the unusual incidnts of an unprecedented journey. The author's photographs are of exceptional interest and beauty." - from dust wrapper blurb. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 4732
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