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BIRD, ISABELLA LUCY (MRS. BISHOP): - Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan. Including a Summer in the Upper Karun Region and a Visit to the Nestorian Rayahs. Two volumes. London, John Murray, 1891.

. Pp. xiv, 381; (vi), 409. With two fronts, two folding maps and 34 illustrations, of which eleven full-page. Publisher's blue decorated cloth, stamped in gilt, lightly discoloured. Bookplates. First edition. This account covers Bird's two-year journey through little-known parts of Persia and eastern Asia Minor. She joined Major Herbert Sawyer of the Indian Army on a rough journey from Baghdad to Tehran. After visiting the Bakhtiari tribes of south-west Persia, she continued her journey north through Kurdistan, Azerbaijan, to Trebizond (Trabzon) on the Black Sea coast of north-eastern Turkey. Robinson pp. 82-3.
EUR 1500.00 [Appr.: US$ 1786.87 | £UK 1291.75 | JP¥ 193685] Booknumber: 120587

Total: EUR 1500.00 [Appr.: US$ 1786.87 | £UK 1291.75 | JP¥ 193685]

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