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The Opening Of Tibet by Perceval Landon 1905 Doubleday Page HDBK American Ed

The Opening Of Tibet: An Account of Lhasa and the Country and People of Central Tibet and of the Progress of the Mission Sent There by the English Government in the Year 1903-4

By: Perceval Landon

Published: New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1905.
Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition.
Size: 8vo. (7 ¼ x 10 ½)

Tipped-in color frontis. & 48 other plates. Original green cloth with embossed Front
Cover; First American Edition.

Description: An account of the military expedition led by Colonel F.E.Younghusband sent by the British government in 1903-04 to open Tibet to British and Indian trade.

Condition: some shelf wear to edges, slight fading to spin and some soiling. Back cover's shows slight seam crack at the top and bottom edge.

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