In Xanadu: A Quest

By: Dalrymple, William

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Grey hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fine, with just a hint of shelfwear to dustjacket. Not price-clipped. 314pp. Many b/w plates. A really bright fresh copy. This was William Dalrymple's first book and tells the story of his journey from Jerusalem to "Xanadu" or Shangdu, the capital of Kublai Khan's Yuan dynasty in China.

Title: In Xanadu: A Quest

Author Name: Dalrymple, William

Categories: Travel and Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Collins: 1989

ISBN Number: 0002179482

ISBN Number 13: 9780002179485

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006122

Keywords: dalrymple, marco polo, sir richard burton, coleridge, kubla khan,