First Edition of Paul Theroux's The Great Railway Bazaar: By Train Through Asia; Signed by Him
The Great Railway Bazaar: By Train Through Asia.
Item Number: 60038
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1975.
First edition, first issue binding with “By Rail Through Asia”. Octavo, original cloth, cartographic endpapers. Signed by Paul Theroux on the title page. From the library of legendary director George Cukor, with his bookplate. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket that shows very light wear to the extremities. A nice example with noted provenance.
"In the fine old tradition of travel for fun and adventure...compulsive reading" (Graham Greene).