Baber, First of the Moguls … Translated and adapted by Homer White …

GRENARD, Fernand. Baber, First of the Moguls … Translated and adapted by Homer White & Richard Glaenzer.

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GRENARD, Fernand. Baber, First of the Moguls … Translated and adapted by Homer White & Richard Glaenzer. London, Thornton Butterworth, [1931].

8vp. Original cloth with ilustrtaed dust-wrappers; pp. 253, [3], with frontispiece, plates and sketch map; a very good copy.
First English edition, after the US edition of 1930. A well-researcjed biograpahy of one of the greatest conquerors, Babur the Tiger, the founder of the Mughal Empire, who was of Central Asian Tucic origin. In 1891 Fernand Grenard had talen part in Dutreuil de Rhins' Eastern Turkestan expeditions, extending as far as Tibet and Qinghai, also called Kokonur.

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