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Russian Central Asia

including Kuldja, Bokhara, Khiva and Merv

by Henry Lansdell

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Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel

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    Statementby Henry Lansdell, D.D., M.R.A.S., F.R.G.S., author of "Through Siberia" ; with frontispiece, maps, and illustrations ; in two volumes
    ContributionsLansdell, Henry, 1841-1919, inscriber
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v., [10] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25159695M


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