Offbeat in Asia: An Excursion
Hard Cover, New York: David McKay, 1960. Very Good in Good dust jacket.
Sound binding and hinges. Clean, slightly tanned pages. Cloth over boards has light edge rubbing. DJ slightly faded at spine, with closed tear at bottom front and overall shelf wear. Illustrated with b&w plates. ; "A fast-moving personal narrative refreshingly uncluttered with classical allusions and historical references." Alexander, "in company with one of London's most beautiful models as adventurous as himself, drove eighteen thousand miles through Turkey, Persia, and Afghanistan along routes rarely traveled by westerners, with the forbidding plowed strip that marked the Russian frontier seldom far away."; 8.75" tall; 180 pages.