The Book of Ceylon, being a guide to its railway system and an account of its varied attractions for the visitor and tourist Section II: Kandy and the Highlands

Cave, Henry W.

Editorial: Cassell and Company, London Paris New York, 1908
Condición: Good+ Encuadernación de tapa dura
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[xv] & pp. 201-526 pages; Publisher's green cloth, title lettered in gilt on the spine and, within a gilt decorative border, on the front cover. Date is not printed in the book, but approx. 1908. Minor damage to the covers, with a short split along the hinge, wear at the spine ends and a break and tear to the fore-edge of the front cover. Internally sound and very good. This is section II of the version of Henry W. Cave's 1908 'Book of Ceylon' which was divided into three separately bound sections. It is devoted to Kandy and the Highlands. [The others, not present here, were -- Part I - Colombo, the South-West Coast, and the Kelani Valley ( pp. 1-199); and Part III: The Northern Provinces, (pp 527-649)]. Color frontispiece of the Lankatilake Temple. Folding map of the Goverment Railway of Ceylon, numerous plates from photographs and maps. This is the most substantial of the three parts of the separate edition (326 pp. plus prelims.). N° de ref. de la librería 38818

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Título: The Book of Ceylon, being a guide to its ...

Editorial: Cassell and Company, London Paris New York

Año de publicación: 1908

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Good+

Edición: First Edition.

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