6169. Medieval geography of Central and Western Asia

BRETSCHNEIDER, EMIL. Notices of the mediaveal geography and history of Central and Western Asia. Drawn from Chinese and Mongol writings, and compared with the observations of western authors in the Middle Ages. London (Trübner & Co) 1876.

Small 8:o (about 200x130 mm.). (2, title), (i)-iv (contents), (2, corrigenda), 75-307, (1 blank) pp. 2 folding maps.
Contemporary black quarter morocco binding, somewhat worn, spine in six compartments. Dedication on first endpaper
Authors offprint from "Journal of the North China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society" New Series, no. X, 1876, with four preliminary leaves added.

Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1833.

From the library of Swedish antiquarian bookdealer Björn Löwendahl (1941-2013).