BROWNE, Edward Granville. A Year Amongst the Persians. Cambridge, University Press, 1926.
Large 8vo. Original publisher's red cloth, spine lettered in gilt and with gilt-stamped Persian ornament on front cover, top edge gilt ; pp. xxii, , 650, with three-quarter length portrait of the author in Persian dress as frontispiece and folding map; cloth a little marked, light foxing to endpapers, internally almost spotless.
First printing of the second edition (first, 1893) of a classic Persian travel book, based on the author's experience and embrace of Persian life and society in the 1880s.