SELECTIONS FROM THE POETRY OF THE AFGHANS, by H. G. Raverty - 1862 First Edition


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Selections from the Poetry of the Afghans 

by Captain H. G. Raverty

First Edition & Signed. London: Williams and Norgate, 1862.

Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.

  • Boards show some wear, dirt, scuffing, and edgewear. Corners are bumped and frayed. (Please see photos)
  • Spine has gilt text and is sunned with crushed ends. (Please see photo)
  • Binding is secure.
  • Front pastedown has owners sticker.
  • FFEP is detached and is signed by the author. (Please see photo)
  • Interior is gently age-toned.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • Text block edges are age-toned with some dirt to top edge.
  • VK2020.0112

348 pages. 6X8.25 inches.

The title continues, "from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century: literally translated from the original pus'hto; with notices of the different authors, and remarks on the mystic doctrine and poetry of the Sufis"

EDITION POINTS: First edition & Signed.

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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