Tibet, The Sacred Realm: Photographs, 1880 - 1950.
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983
Description: Preface by Tenzin Gyatsho, His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Illustrated profusely in black & white. 159pp. Oblong 4to, red cloth, edge-worn d.w. (New York: Aperture, 1983). A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Comments: Photographs from the archives of the Academy of Natural Sciences, the Alexandra David-Neel Foundation, The American Museum of Natural HIstory, Archives Nationales, Bibliotheque Nationale, India Office Library, Musee de l'Homme, National Army Museum, NEwark Museum, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis UNiversity, Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh, Royal Geographical Society, Saint-Louis Foundation, Societe de Geographie, Sven Hedin Foundation, Ethnographical MUseum of Sweden, Anthony Aris, Joan Mary Jehu, The P.W. Laden-La Collection, Howard and Jane Ricketts Collection, The Saland Family Collection, The Right Honorable The Viscount Scarsdale, Faith Spencer-Chapman, and Sir George Taylor.Jacket: Y
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 243374