Ancient Khotan: Detailed Report of Archaeological Explorations in Chinese Turkestan; Carried out and Described under the Orders of H. M. Indian Government by M. Aurel Stein.. (3 volumes: 2 of text and 1 of plates).

STEIN, SIR M. AUREL.

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Book ID: 36156

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4to., 3 VOLUMES: Introduction xv, 315 pp; table of contents, List of Illustrations../ from xvi to xxiv from 316 to 621 pp; general index/ 119 black and white plates NO large folded map included in this copy; Hardback, Cloth in D/W, very good condition, Cosmo Publications, REPRINT of the 1907 Original Edition, New Delhi, India, 1981.

Synopsis

Massive tome documenting Stein’s 1900-01 Silk Road archaeological expedition. Account of Stein’s discoveries at the early Buddhist monastic cities of Rawak and Dandan-Uilik and the important archaeological sites of Niya and Endere was first published in 1907; copies of the original edition have long been unobtainable.

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