My Life in The Moslem East.
Ponafidine, Emma Cochrane.
Book ID: 4315
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8vo. 320 pp., frontis portrait, 31 b/w photo illustrations, endpaper maps, original blue cloth, foxed & lightly rubbed round edges, previous owner’s inscription on front fly leaf, otherwise copy clean & in good condition, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, first edition, 1932.
This is a first hand account by the wife of the Russian Consul (daughter of an American missionary born in Urumia ca. 1861), about life in Baghdad, Persia and Kurdistan between ca. 1870 and 1910.