A scarce and beautifully-illustrated travelogue of a French prince’s journey from Tonkin, through Laos and Assam, and Burma.
Title: From Tonkin to India, by the Sources of the Irawadi, January ’95-January ’96
Author: Prince Henri D’Orleans, Hamley Bent (trans.), G. Vuillier (illus)
Publisher: Methuen & Co., 1898. First English edition.
Condition: Hardcover, poor. With all faults. Hinge badly cracked, water damage to book. Binding strong. With a foldout map of Vietnam, Yunnan, Burma. A large book. Overseas shipping will cost extra.