First Edition "Passenger to Teheran" by Vita Sackville-West
Item Number: 14226
Passenger to Teheran -- First Edition by Vita Sackville-West. London: The Hogarth Press, 1926.181 pages, 32 Photographic Plates Sackville-West was an English author, poet and aristocrat. "Passenger to Teheran" is an account of Sackville-West's journey to visit her husband, Harold Nicolson, who was serving as a diplomat in Teheran. Along her route she sailed the Nile, stopped in India before sailing the Persian Gulf to Iraq through the mountains to Teheran. Her return to England was equally slow-paced and she traveled dangerous circumstances through the revolution in Russia and Poland. A classic work that showcases Sackville-West's humor and sense of adventure. A good copy.