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    Adamec, Ludwig W. (edits)   HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL GAZETTEER OF AFGHANISTAN. £68.00    
      Volume 3: Herat and Northwestern Afghanistan.   523pp + 51pp of maps. 4to.   Very good indeed in like dw.   1975 First editiom, Akademische Druk-u. Verlagsanstalt, Graz, Austria.
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    Ali, Shahamat.   THE SIKHS AND AFGHANS IN CONNECTION WITH INDIA AND PERSIA IMMEDIATELY BEFORE AND AFTER THE DEATH OF RANJEET SINGH. £5.00    
      from the Journal of an Expedition to Kabul through the Panjab and Khaibar Pass.   550pp. Card covers. Facsimile edition of 1847 original.   Very good but some highlighting and notes in ink to the preface and first few pages.   2005 Elibron Classics.
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    Balfour, Lady Betty (edits).   PERSONAL AND LITERARY LETTERS OF ROBERT FIRST EARL OF LYTTON. £12.00    
      Volume II.   448pp. Index. Edited by Lord Lytton's daughter from his papers. This volume only. It begins with Lytton's arrival in India as Viceroy in 1876.   Very good.   1906 Second impression, Longmans Green.
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    Balfour, Lady Betty (edits).   PERSONAL AND LITERARY LETTERS OF ROBERT FIRST EARL OF LYTTON. £48.00    
         In 2 vols. 348 and 448pp. Index. Edited by Lord Lytton's daughter from his papers. Volume 2 begins with Lytton's arrival in India as Viceroy in 1876.   Very good.   1906 Second impression, Longmans Green.
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    Bayley, Victor.   PERMANENT WAY THROUGH THE KHYBER. £65.00    
         287pp. 16 full-page photographs.   Very good. Top corner bumped. A nice copy of a scarce edition.   1934 First edition, Jarrolds.
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    Beveridge, Annette Susananah (translates).   BABUR-NAMA. £14.00    
      Memoirs of Babur.   880pp + lxxi pp appendices.   Fine in fine dw.   1998 Reprint, Munshiram Manoharlal, New Delhi.
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    Beveridge, Annette Susananah (translates).   BABUR-NAMA. £14.00    
      Memoirs of Babur.   880pp + lxxi pp appendices.   Fine in fine dw.   1979 Reprint, Sangemeel Publications, Lahore
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    Braithwaite, Rodric.   AFGANTSY. £16.00    
      The Russians in Afghanistan 1979-1989.   417pp. Index. 4 maps. Photographs in colour and b/w.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2011 First edition, Profile Books.
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    Burnes, Alexander.   CABOOL. £21.00    
      Being a Personal Narrative of a Journey to and Residence in that City.   398pp. 12 illustrations. Facsimile reprint of 1842 original.   Fine in fine dw. Slight marking to endpapers.   2001 Munshiram Manoharlal, New Delhi.
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    Burnes, Alexander.   CABOOL. £18.00    
      Being a Personal Narrative of a Journey to and Residence in that City.   317pp. 12 illustrations. Facsimile reprint of 1842 original.   Fine in chipped dw.   1986 Indus, Karachi.
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    Candler, Edmund.   ON THE EDGE OF THE WORLD. £50.00    
         278pp. 35 photographs and a map. Travels in Kashmir and the Khyber.   Very good indeed. A very bright, clean copy.   1919 First edition, Cassell.
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    Dalrymple, William.   RETURN OF A KING. £14.00    
      The Battle for Afghanistan.   567pp Index. Illustrations in colour.   Fine in fine dw.   2013 First edition, Bloomsbury.
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    Dalrymple, William.   RETURN OF A KING. £14.00    
      The Battle for Afghanistan.   567pp Index. Illustrations in colour. Account of the First Afghan War. Presentation copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2013 Reprint, Bloomsbury.
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    Danziger, Nick.   DANZIGER'S TRAVELS. £21.00    
      Beyond Forbidden Frontiers.   424pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w. 6 maps. From Istanbul to Peking through Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and Tibet.   Fine in fine dw.   1987 First edition, Grafton.
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    Danziger, Nick.   DANZIGER'S TRAVELS. £10.00    
      Beyond Forbidden Frontiers.   424pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w. From Istanbul to Peking through Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and Tibet.   Very good in chipped dw.   1987 Reprint, Grafton.
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    Danziger, Nick.   DANZIGER'S TRAVELS. £10.00    
      Beyond Forbidden Frontiers.   424pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w. From Istanbul to Peking through Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and Tibet.   Very good. Inscription.   1987 Reprint, Grafton.
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    Danziger, Nick.   DANZIGER'S TRAVELS. £14.00    
      Beyond Forbidden Frontiers.   424pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w. 6 maps. From Istanbul to Peking through Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and Tibet.   Near-fine in slightly chipped dw. Inscription.   1987 First edition, Grafton.
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    Danziger, Nick.   DANZIGER'S ADVENTURES. £12.00    
      From Miami to Kabul.   290pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w. Much on Afghanistan in the late 80s.   Fine in fine dw.   1992 First edition, Harper Collins.
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    Douglas, William O.   BEYOND THE HIGH HIMALAYAS. £32.00    
         352pp. Index. Endpaper maps. A Justice of the US Supreme Court treks in Afghanistan, Hunza and Ladakh. Signed by the author.   Very good in very good dw.   1952 First edition, Doubleday
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    Duckers, Peter (selects and describes).   ON SERVICE IN INDIA. £14.00    
      The Mein Family Photographs 1870-1901.   96pp. Paperback. Excellent photographs and explanatory text of the military experience of one family. Includes a range of photographs taken during the Afghan War of 1879-80.   Fine.   2000 First edition, Tempus Publishing, Stroud.
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    Dunsheath, Joyce and Baillie, Eleanor.   AFGHAN QUEST. £5.00    
      The Story of their Abinger Afghanistan Expedition 1960   239pp. 16 b/w photographs and a map. An expedition to climb Mir Samir in the Hindu Kush. No ascent but many adventures.   Fine in very good dw.   1961 First edition, Harrap.
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    Edwards, H.Sutherland.   RUSSIAN PROJECTS TOWARDS INDIA £140.00    
      from the Czar Peter to General Skobeleff.   295pp. Folding map in colour. In the original brown cloth with black decoration on front board and patterned endpapers.   Very good indeed. Some spotting on the map but otherwise excellent.   1885 Remington & Co..
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    Eikelman, Dale F. (edits).   RUSSIA'S MUSLIM FRONTIERS. £10.00    
      New Directions in Cross-Cultural Analysis.   206pp. Index. Card covers. Papers from joint US/Russian conferences on Central Asia, Afganistan and Pakistan.   Fine.   1993 Indiana University Press.
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    Elphinstone, Mountstuart.   AN ACCOUNT OF THE KINGDOM OF CAUBUL. £35.00    
         In 2 volumes. 422, 465pp. Index. Folding map loosely inserted. Facsimile reprint. First published 1815.   Very good.   1992 Indus Karachi
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    Forrest, Sir George.   THE LIFE OF LORD ROBERTS, V.C. £34.00    
         372pp. Index. 8 tissue-guarded photogravure plates.   Very good.   1914 First edition, Cassell.
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    Forrest, Sir George.   THE LIFE OF LORD ROBERTS, V.C. £31.00    
         372pp. Index. 8 tissue-guarded photogravure plates.   Very good indeed. Presentation inscription pasted to front endpaper.   1914 First edition, Cassell.
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    Gohari, M.J.   THE TALIBAN. £10.00    
      Ascent to Power.   158pp. Index.   Fine in fine dw.   2000 First, Oxford University Press, Karachi
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    Grazda, Edward.   AFGHANISTAN DIARY 1992-2000. £10.00    
         Photographs in b/w of Afghanistan under the Taliban.   Fine in pictorial boards.   2000 First edition, Power House Books, New York.
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    Griffin, Michael.   REAPING THE WHIRLWIND. £10.00    
      The Taliban Movement in Afghanistan.   283pp. Index.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2001 First edition, The Pluto Press.
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    Haig, Lt.-Colonel. Sir Wolseley.   THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF INDIA. £28.00    
      Vol III Turks and Afghans.   752pp. Index. 51 plates of b/w photographs. Folding map in rear pocket. From the Muslim invasion to the establishment of Babur, 1200-1526. Little-used ex-public library copy with minimal library markings.   Very good.   1928 First edition, At the University Press, Cambridge.
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    Ispahani, Mahnaz Z.   ROADS AND RIVALS. £10.00    
      The Political Uses of Access in the Borderlands of Asia.   286pp. Index. A study of the history and development of road routes in remote areas, particularly of Baluchistan and Afghanistan.   Fine in fine dw.   1989 First edition, Cornell University Press.
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    Jerrold, Walter.   LORD ROBERTS OF KANDAHAR, V.C. £14.00    
      The Life Story of a Great Soldier.   247pp. 9 full-page b/w illustrations. Prize label.   Very good indeed..   1900 Fourth impression, S.W.Partridge & Co..
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    Kaye, John William.   HISTORY OF THE WAR IN AFGHANISTAN. £40.00    
      Volume 3.   469pp. In the original red cloth now faded   Very good.   1857 New edition, W.H.Allen & Co.
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    Kaye, John William.   HISTORY OF THE WAR IN AFGHANISTAN. £31.00    
      Volume 3.   469pp. In the original red cloth.   Very good internally but cloth marked and stained. Hinges holding.   1857 New edition, W.H.Allen & Co.
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    Kaye, John William.   HISTORY OF THE WAR IN AFGHANISTAN. £850.00    
      From the unpublished letters and journals of political and military officers employed in Afghanistan throughout the entire period of British connection with that country.   In 2 volumes. 656 and 690pp. Standard history of the First Afghan War. With the armorial book plates of Field Marshall Sir George Pollock, commander of the force that retook Kabul. Inscribed on each title page 'H.Louisa Pollock 1852'. Recased in the original boards with new cloth spines. Photographs available.   A lovely set. Very clean and bright internally. Red boards faded.   1851 First edition, Richard Bentley.
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    Knobloch, Edgar.   THE ARCHAEOLOGY AND ARCHITECTURE OF AFGHANISTAN. £15.00    
         192pp. Index. Card covers. 83 b/w illustrations.   Near-fine.   2002 Tempus.
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    Kremmer, Christopher.   THE CARPET WARS. £12.00    
      Ten Years in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq,   448pp. Index. Map. 27 b/w photographs. Travels in dangerous places in quest for carpets.   Fine in fine dw.   2002 First edition, HarperCollins.
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    Levi, Peter.   THE LIGHT GARDEN OF THE ANGEL KING. £14.00    
      Journeys in Afghanistan.   287pp. 19 photographs by Bruce Chatwin.   Fine in chipped dw with some edge-wear.   1972 First edition,Collins.
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    Levi, Peter.   THE LIGHT GARDEN OF THE ANGEL KING. £12.00    
      Journeys in Afghanistan.   Levi travelled with Bruce Chatwin who took the photographs.   Very good indeed.   1972 First Collins.
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    Lunt, James.   BOKHARA BURNES. £12.00    
         220pp. 9 illustrations and two maps. Great Game biography.   Very good but boards a little rubbed.   1969 First edition, Faber.
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    Magnus, Ralph H and Nalby Eden.   AFGHANISTAN. £10.00    
      Mullah, Marx and Mujahid.   289pp. Index. Card covers.   Fine   2002 Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado.
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    Magnus, Ralph H. and Naby, Eden.   AFGHANISTAN. £10.00    
      Mullah, Marx, and Mujahid.   286pp. Index. Paperback edition.   Fine.   2000 Westview, Border, Colorado.
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    Mallet, Bernard.   THOMAS GEORGE EARL OF NORTHBROOK. £49.00    
      A Memoir.   308pp. Index. 13 plates. He was Viceroy from 1872-1876. A free-trade liberal he resigned over Lord Salisbury's forward policy in Afghanistan.   Very good internally. Front hinge cracked.   1908 First edition, Longmans, Green & Co.
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    Masson, Charles.   NARRATIVE OF VARIOUS JOURNEYS IN BALOCHISTAN, AFGHANISTAN AND THE PANJAB. £58.00    
      1826-1838.   In 3 volumes. 471, 464 and 496pp. Facsimile reprint of 1842 original.   Very good indeed in like dws.   1997 Munshiram Manohalal, New Delhi.
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    Masson, Charles.   NARRATIVE OF VARIOUS JOURNEYS IN BALOCHISTAN, AFGHANISTAN AND THE PANJAB. £79.00    
      1826-1838.   In 4 volumes. 471, 464, 496 and 463pp. Facsimile reprint of 1842 original.   Fine in fine dws. A lovely set usually found without the 4th volume which was issued later.   1997-2001 Munshiram Manoharlal, New Delhi.
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    Michaud, Rowland and Sabrina.   CARAVANS TO TARTARY. £10.00    
         76 superb colour photographs of traditional life in Afghanistan. Map. Card covers.   Fine.   1985 Thames & Hudson.
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    Michaud, Rowland and Sabrina.   CARAVANS TO TARTARY. £25.00    
         76 superb colour photographs of traditional life in Afghanistan. Map.   Fine in fine dw.   1978 First edition, The Viking Press, New York.
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    Oepen, Ceri and Schlenkhoff, Angela (edit).   BEYOND THE WILD TRIBES. £10.00    
      Understanding Modern Afghanistan and its Diaspora.   223pp. Index. Card covers.   Fine.   2010 Hurst & Co..
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    Omar, Qais Akbar and Landrigan, Stephen.   A NIGHT IN THE EMPEROR'S GARDEN. £8.00    
      A True Story of Hope and Resilience in Afghanistan.   255pp. Shakespeare performed with local actors.   Fine in fine dw.   2015 Expanded edition, Haus Publishing.
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    Pennell, Dr T.L.   AMONG THE WILD TRIBES OF THE AFGHAN FRONTIER. £24.00    
      A Record of Sixteen Years Close Intercourse with the Natives of the Indian Marches.   324pp. Index. 11 photographs.   Very good.   1909 Third edition Seeley & Co.
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    Popowski, Jozef   THE RIVAL POWERS IN CENTRAL ASIA or the Struggle between England and Russia in the East. £12.00    
         235pp. Index. Card covers. Facsimile reprint of 1893 original which was translated from the German by Arthur Baring Brabant. Map not copied.   Fine.   2005 Elibron Classics.
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    Pottinger, George and Macrory, Patrick.   THE TEN-RUPEE JEZAIL. £26.00    
      Figures in the First Afghan War 1838-1842.   240pp. Index.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1993 First edition, Michael Russell.
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    Pottinger, George.   THE AFGHAN CONNECTION. £15.00    
      The Extraordinary Adventures of Major Eldred Pottinger.   239pp. Index. 24 b/w illustrations, 2 maps and 2 plans. Hero of the defence of Herat in 1837-38 against a Persian army with Russian advisers.   Fine in fine dw.   1983 First edition, Scottish Academic Press, Edinburgh.
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    Prendergast, John.   A PLUME OF DUST. £10.00    
         220pp. 27 b/w illustrations. Autobiography and travels since 1948 service in the British Embassy, Kabul.   Fine in fine dw.   1993 First edition, Pentland Press.
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    Rasanayagam, Angelo.   AFGHANISTAN. £10.00    
      A Modern History.   311pp. Index. Card covers.   Fine.   2005 New Edition, I.B.Taurus.
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    Rashid, Ahmed.   DESCENT INTO CHAOS. £13.00    
      How the war against Islamic extremism is being lost in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Central Asia.   484pp. Index.   Fine in near-fine dw.   2008 First edition, Allen Lane.
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    Rashid, Ahmed.   DESCENT INTO CHAOS. £12.00    
      How the war against Islamic extremism is being lost in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Central Asia.   lviii + 484pp. Index.   Fine in fine dw.   2008 First edition, Allen Lane.
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    Richards, D.S.   THE SAVAGE FRONTIER. £14.00    
      A History of the Anglo-Afghan Wars.   214pp. Index. 10 b/w illustrations and a map.   Fine in fine dw.   1990 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Richards, D.S.   THE SAVAGE FRONTIER. £12.00    
      A History of the Anglo-Afghan Wars.   214pp. Index. 10 b/w illustrations and a map.   Near-fine in fine dw. Owner's name.   1990 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Richards, D.S.   THE SAVAGE FRONTIER. £13.00    
      A History of the Anglo-Afghan Wars.   214pp. Index. 10 b/w illustrations and a map.   Very good in fine dw. Edges of paper starting to darken.   1990 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Robson, Brian (edits).   ROBERTS IN INDIA. £18.00    
      The Military Papers of Field Marshal Lord Roberts 1876-1893.   478pp. Index. 229pp cover the Second Afghan War.   Fine in fine dw.   1993 First edition, Army Records Society.
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    Seaton, Major General Sir Thomas.   FROM CADET TO COLONEL. £150.00    
      The Record of a Life of Active Service.   In 2 vols. 327 and 336pp. In 19th century binding with green leather spines and corners and marbled endpapers. Mainly covers his service in the First Afghan War and Mutiny campaigns.   Internally very good indeed but a little scuffing to leather at edges and corners.   1866 Hurst & Blackett.
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    Seaton, Major General Sir Thomas.   FROM CADET TO COLONEL. £15.00    
      The Record of a Life of Active Service.   435pp. Single volume reprint. In the original decorated dark blue cloth. A lively Mutiny campaign well described.   Poor. Boards in excellent condion and paper clean and bright but stitching is very slack with one section detached.   No date (c1900) Routledge.
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    Shadbolt, S.H.   THE AFGHAN CAMPAIGN OF 1878-1880 £68.00    
      Compiled from Official and Private Sources.   626pp. Facsimile reprint. First published in 1882 in two volumes. Includes an account of the campaign, 140 photographs with biographical notices (including Victoria Cross citations), movements of all British and Indian regiments engaged, records of nearly every officer employed in the war.   Fine in very good dw.   No date (1960s?) Hayward.
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    Shah, Sirdar Ikbal Ali.   AFGHANISTAN OF THE AFGHANS. £14.00    
         272pp.   Very good in very good dustwrapper.   1982 First edition, Octagon Press.
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    Smith, Harvey H. et al.   AREA HANDBOOK FOR AFGHANISTAN. £22.00    
         435pp. Index.   Very good indeed.   1969 US Government Printing Office, Washington.
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    Spain, James W.   PEOPLE OF THE KHYBER. £28.00    
      The Pathans of Pakistan.   190pp. Index. 14 b/w photographs.   Very good indeed in slightly chipped dw. Owner's name.   1963 First edition, New York, Praeger.
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    Stephens, Ian.   HORNED MOON. £10.00    
      An Account of a Journey through Pakistan, Kashmir and Afghanistan.   288pp. Index. 12 plates in colour and 30 in black and white.   Very good indeed.   1953 First edition, Chatto & Windus..
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    Taleyarkhan, Dinshah Ardeshir.   FROM MY RECENT NOTES ON THE INDIAN EMPIRE. £162.00    
         406 + 45pp. Long sections on Russia in Afghanistan, Armies of the Native States, Indian Viceroys and Governors, Political Constitution, Native States, Womenkind and an appendix on National Technical Education.   Very good. Slight staining to light boards.   1886 First edition, Times of India Steam Press, Bombay.
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    Toynbee, Arnold J.   BETWEEN OXUS AND JUMNA. £12.00    
         211pp. Index. Folding map. 12 photographs in colour and b/w. Extensive travels in 1960.   Very good in chipped dw. Bookplate.   1961 First edition, Oxford University Press.
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    Trousdale, William (edits).   THE GORDON CREEDS IN AFGHANISTAN. £6.00    
         187pp. Index and notes. In card covers. Memoirs of father and son who served in the two Afghan wars.   Fine.   1984 First edition, BACSA.
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    Waller, John H.   BEYOND THE KHYBER PASS. £10.00    
      The Road to British Disaster in the First Afghan War.   329pp. Paperback edition.   Fine.   1993 University of Texas Press.
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