KLYKOV, Andrei. U beregov Turkmenii.

Moscow, Molodaia Gvardiia, 1929.

£198

8vo. Original illustrated wrappers; pp. 85, [3], illustrations after photographs in the text, sketch map of the Caspian Sea at the end; lightly toned due to paper stock.

First edition of a very rare monograph of the Caspian Sea, and Turkmenistan, covering the natural history (fresh water fish), ethnography, natural resources, as well as the economic infrastructure of the Soviet Republic, published when Grigory Naumovich Aronshtam (1893 – 1938) served as president.

OCLC locates two copies, in Munich and Berlin.

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