London. Religious Tract Society. c1907. Cheap edition. Stock ID #165857
Black & white frontispiece and 32 black and white illustrations (some full-page) throughout the text. xviii + 383pp. Light blue cloth covered boards lettered and ruled in gilt, with black & white decoration on the front board and spine. Head and tail of spine rubbed, edges and corners rubbed, prior owner inscriptions and browning to the endpapers but a very firm and tight copy. "This book aims at representing to the western reader whatever is most noteworthy and interesting in the home life, manners and customs, occupations and surroundings, modes of thought, superstitions and religious beliefs and practices of the Mongol tribes who inhabit the eastern portion of the plateau of Central Asia lying between Siberia on the north and China on the south." From the preface. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 165857).
Price: $95.00 AU