The Mongol Empire: Its Rise and Legacy :: Michael Prawdin soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1967, Hardback in dust wrapper.
2nd (revised) impression, first edition 1940. Includes: Chronological tables (1); Top edge dyed Yellow; Maps; Maps to the endpapers and blanks; Genealogical tables; Frontispiece;
From the cover: This is a unique modern history of that forgotten Mongol people which, centuries ago, through the military genius of one man, rose over all the peoples of the world and created the widest empire that has ever existed. It describes this almost incredible ascent to power in a single generation, the transformation of the sons and grandsons of the conqueror from barbarous nomads into the most cultivated rulers of their time, the crumbling of the World-Empire, the fate of its differ…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with a nick to the top edge of both panels, and the price clipped. Previous owners’ name to the first blank.
Orange boards with Black titling to the Spine. 581 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9″ x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my History catalogue?