Through Khiva to Samarkand

Ella R. Christie


600, -

Pris med medlemskort

540, -

SOLGT/SOLD, Sept. 2019

Author: Christie, Ella R.


Title: “Through Khiva to Golden Samarkand : the remarkable story of a woman’s adventurous journey alone through the deserts of Central Asia to the heart of Turkestan”


London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, 1925 (second edition)


Frontispiece, 280 pp., richly illustrated with 55 photographs and a map, 8vo; second edition; very good condition



Ella Robertson Christie (1861-1949) was a fellow of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society, and fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.

She travelled widely in Asia, and was the first British woman to visit the state of Khiva.