The Light of Experience. A Review of Some Men and Events …

YOUNGHUSBAND, Sir Francis Edward. The Light of Experience. A Review of Some Men and Events of my Time.

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YOUNGHUSBAND, Sir Francis Edward. The Light of Experience. A Review of Some Men and Events of my Time. London, Constable, 1927.

8vo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt; pp. x, 305, sketch map of showing the Russian and Indian frontier; spine faded, a little offsetting from endpapers, otherwise a very good copy, ownership inscription and bookplate to front fly-leaf.
First edition of these reminiscences covering Younghusband's service in Simla, the Himalayas, in China, Kashmir, India, and encounters with men of letters and geopolitical strategists in England.

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