Charlotte Du Rietz Rare Books (ILAB): Tibet and Nepal
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WELLBY, CAPTAIN MONTAGU SINCLAIR:
Through Unknown Tibet. London 1898.
. Pp. xiv, 440. With portrait frontispiece, 4 folding lithographic charts, 76 illustrations in the text (of which 25 full page). Original pictorial cloth, gilt, worn, recased with new endpapers. Marginal stain to frontispiece and title page. St.o.t. (blind). First edition of this narrative of Wellby and Malcolm's journey across Tibet and northern China in 1896. They found a more northerly route to Peking than that of Bower. The journey started at Lucknow, continued to Simla and finished in the wilds of Waziristan. Cordier BS 2922. Marshall 869. Yakushi (1984) W50.
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Catalogue: Tibet and Nepal
Keywords: Tibet and Nepal, asia, asie, asien, orient, east, asiatica, india, central asia, east india, south asia, indien, tibet, himalaya, travel, exploration, china, chinese, kina

 WILSON, A.:, The Abode of Snow. Observations on a journey from Chinese Tibet to the Indian Caucasus, through the upper valleys of the Himâlaya. Second edition. Edinburgh & London 1876.
WILSON, A.:
The Abode of Snow. Observations on a journey from Chinese Tibet to the Indian Caucasus, through the upper valleys of the Himâlaya. Second edition. Edinburgh & London 1876.
. Pp. xxviii, 436. With one coloured front and one large map. Contemporary red half calf on marbled boards, slightly rubbed. This is a narrative of the author's journey in 1873 from Simla to Kashmir through Shingo La, Paduon, Penze La, Dras, and Zoji La. When he reached Spiti he was refused to go further and he comments on the reasons for unwillingness of the Tibetans to allow foreigners to enter their country. It contains valuable ethnological observations. Cordier BS 2917. Yakushi W 87. Marshall 839.
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Catalogue: Tibet and Nepal
Keywords: Tibet and Nepal, asia, asie, asiatica, orient, east, asien, south asia, east india, central asia & india, tibet, thibet, caucasus, himalaya, kashmir, travels, voyages, explore, exploration, inde, explorations, expéditions, viajes, viaggio, reisen, zentral

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