The Book of Ser Marco Polo. Colonel Henry Yule.
The Book of Ser Marco Polo
The Book of Ser Marco Polo
The Book of Ser Marco Polo
The Book of Ser Marco Polo
The Book of Ser Marco Polo

The Book of Ser Marco Polo

London: John Murray, 1875. Second Edition Revised. Hardcover. the Venetian, concerning the kingdoms of the east, newly done into English. 444pp, profuse ill, folding maps. 606 pp, profuse ill, bibliography. Classic work on Marco Polo's travels. VG in orig. gilt cloth, frontis little loose in vol 1. A tremendous association copy: Bookplate of WW Rockhill (author of Land of the Lamas) AND with a three page handwritten letter from YULE to Rockhill talking about this edition of the book and some other information. Yule mentions he is glad that Rockhill came to see him. Also laid inside the book is a notice of a lecture by Yule (obviously attended by Rockhill). VG+. Item #2250

Price: $1,500.00

See all items in Travel & Exploration
See all items by