London: Jonathan Cape, 1934. [Travel] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (21 x 15cm), pp.319; . With 16 black and white photographic plates, including a frontispiece, and a folding map. Publisher's green cloth with orange titles to spine and upper board. Top edge green. With the dust-jacket illustrated by Minns, priced at 8s. 6d. net. A little spotting to edges, textblock clean and bright. Light wear to boards. Some chips and tears to jacket, toned to spine, a little surface abrasion to upper panel and some glue residue or similar to flaps. Very good. Robert Peter Fleming, OBE was a British adventurer and travel writer, brother of 'James Bond' novelist Ian Fleming. This, his second book, covers his epic trip from London to Nanking. Item #53381
Standard worldwide shipping and insurance is free for all items ordered directly through our website. For expedited delivery, please contact us directly. See our full terms.