Khan, [Gazanfar Ali]. With the Pilgrims to Mecca. The Great Pilgrimage of A.H. 1319; A.D. 1902 by Hadji Khan, M.R.A.S. (Special Correspondent of the "Morning Post") and Wilfrid Sparroy (Author of "Persian Children of the Royal Family"") with an introduction by Professor A. Vambéry.

London, John Lane, 1905.

8vo. 314 pp. Title-page printed in red and black. With frontispiece and 24 photo illustrations on plates. Publisher's original giltstamped and illustrated green cloth. Top edge gilt.

 3,500.00

First book edition of this account of the 1902 Hajj (the greater part of the work had first appeared in the London Morning Post).

Clean, well-preserved copy from the library of the American anthropologist and ethno-historian Henry Farmer Dobyns (1925-2009) with his autogr. signature to flyleaf.

Rare.

Macro 1354. OCLC 1897964.