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Among pagodas and fair ladies

Gwendolen Trench Gascoigne

Among pagodas and fair ladies

an account of a tour through Burma.

by Gwendolen Trench Gascoigne

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Published by A. D. Innes in London .
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Pagination312p. :
Number of Pages312
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Open LibraryOL18858326M

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GASCOIGNE Gwendolen Trench - Among Pagodas and Fair Ladies: An Account of a Tour Through Burma. London: A.D. Innes & Co () pp + plates. 1st ed., clean in original cloth. Neat ink inscription on f.e.p. Among Pagodas and Fair Ladies: an Account of a Tour Through Burma. London. Innes & Co., Stock ID # Profuse illustrations in black and white, pp, gilt lettering, heavy insect damage on cloth covers with losses on head and tail spine, now in protective covers, very light foxing first and last leaves, scarce.

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