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NB: Vol.I only. Second impression. Blue cloth with title in gilt on spine and front cover. Condition: Fair, covers are generally shelfworn with some bumping to head and tail of spine and cover corners. Some damp mottling (not severe) to fore-edge of front and rear covers. The half-title has previously been loose and is laid in with old sellotape. Binding cracked in a couple of places internally. Inscription to previous owner dated March 28 1934 on reverse of half-title. 311pp. 33 b/w plates plus frontispiece, all present. Folding b/w map to rear which illustrates the journey of Reginald Farrer round the Kansu borders of Tibet. This book is the first volume of a two volume set telling the first part of an expedition by Reginald Farrer in 1914 around the South-West March of Kansu with the object of exploring the area in the interests of horticulture and forestry.