26 March 2001,
Price realised GBP 705
GBP 400 - GBP 600
Le Raid Pekin-Paris - 4,000 Lieues en Automobile, A rare book delineating the incredible Peking-Paris event of 1907, embossed colour artwork to front cover, gold-leaf end-papers, dedication to the Marquis de Dion, well illustrated with monochrome photographs, included in this fine volume of some 280 pages; French text, dated 1907.
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