London: Arrowsmith, John, 1840. Map. Engraving with hand outline. Sheet measures 21.5" x 27.5 with bottom flap open, measures 25.75" high. This unusual 1840 map by John Arrowsmith covers northern Asia in incredible detail. It extends from the Arctic south to include Tibet, which is shown here on an overlay pasted in the bottom left. Notes several routes of explorers throughout. Numerous cities, towns, rivers, lakes, islands, mountains, deserts, and a host of additional topographic features are identified. Outline color...
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New York: Knopf, 1984. Illustrated in black & white. 383pp. 8vo, 1/2 gray cloth, d.w. New York: Knopf, (1984). Very good Biography of the Dalai Lama and history of Tibet since the Chinese conquest.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1970. 235pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1970. A very good(+) copy.
Hong Kong: Shangri-La, 1981. Profusely Illustrated with color photos. 127pp., oblong 4to, cloth, dust wrapper. (Hong Kong): Shangri-la Press, (1981). A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.
New York: Riverside Museum, 1963. Frontispiece and other black-and-white illustrations. Unpaginated, very slim 4to, orange printed wrappers. New York: Riverside Museum, (1963). A very good copy.
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1970. 186 pages, 8vo, green cloth. Westport: Greenwood Press, (1970). Near fine.
New York: Funk & Wagnalls Co., 1954. Frontis. Black & white photo illustrations. 368pp, tall 8vo, cloth backed boards, dust wrapper; d.w. edge-worn & chipped. N.Y; Funk & Wagnalls Co., 1954.
London: Methuen, 1898. 94 black & white illustrations by G. Vuillier, color fold out map. 467 pages, index, 2 appendices, glossary, vocabulary, top edge gilt, tall 8vo, rebound in 3/4 tan morocco. London: Metheun, 1898. First English Edition. Previous owner's bookplate.
Illus. 8vo, cloth. N.Y., (1952). very good.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1936. Foreword by Sir John Woodroffe. Illustrated. xliv + 248pp., 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering and front cover illustration; corners slightly rubbed, ownership signature; very minor foxing. Oxford: Oxford University Press, (1936). A very good(+) copy.
Frontis. Tall 8vo, black cloth (spine slightly faded). Zurich, 1953. Nach der englischen Fassug des Lama Kazi Dawa-Samdup. Very good.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1927. Illustrated. 249 pages, 8vo, light green cloth with gilt design on front cover; d.w. Oxford: Oxford University Press, (1960). Third Edition. Fine, in a tanned dust wrapper.
b/w illus., 241pp., small 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (corners bumped on d.w.). (London, 1999).
London: Booth-Clibborn Editions, 1995. Illustrated (color). Tall 4to., black cloth covered boards, dust wrapper. First edition. London: Booth-Clibborn Editions, (1995). A near fine copy in a near fine wrapper.
Paris: Martiniere, 2004. Preface de Sa Saintete le Dalai-Lama. Full-page color photographs throughout. 216pp with text in French. Short oblong 4to, gray boards, d.w. Paris: Editions de la Martiniere, (2004). First edition. A near fine copy.
Illus. 314pp, thick 8vo. cloth. N.Y. (1940). A very good(-) copy.
New York: Paragon, 1963. 2 color plates plus more than 70 black-and-white images. 104pp., tall 8vo, black cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper worn, torn at head of spine. New York: Paragon Book Reprint Corp., 1963. Internally fine, a near fine copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper.
New York: Crown, 1964. Illustrated. 277pp. 8vo, red cloth, d.w. (a few small tears.) New York: Crown Publishers, (1964). A very good (+) copy in a good d.w.
Transl. by Lord Sudley. Illus. Small 8vo, cloth; ex-lib copy, else very good. London, (1948).
Illus. with photos. 8vo, boards, d.w. Innsbruck; (1983). Near fine.
191pp., illustrated with b/w photos. 8vo, red cloth, d.w. (d.w. torn). London:Geoffrey Bles, 1958. Very good.
Los Angeles: J. P. Tarcher, 1983. Illus. 8vo, 1/2 white cloth, d.w. Los Angeles: J. P. Tarcher, (1983). Very good.
Paris: Gaume, 1879. 2 volumes, large folding map, 12mo, 3/4 green morocco (spine faded to brown, hinges dry), marbled boards. Paris: Gaume, 1879. Very good.
Taipei: Ch'eng Wen Publishing Company, 1971. A condensed translation by Mrs. Percy Sinnett. 313 pages, small 8vo, gray cloth with gilt-stamped spine (corners bumped). Taipei: Ch'eng Wen Publishing Company, 1971. Very good.
Chicago: Open Court, 1900. 2 volumes in 1. Folding map. Illustrated with 50 wood engravings. 8vo, decorative blue cloth. Chicago: Open Court Publishing, 1900. 2nd Reprint Edition. Small early inscription on fly leaf. Near Fine.