In the Forbidden Land

by Savage Landor, A Henry

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IN THE FORBIDDEN LAND

by Landor, A. Henry Savage

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Thomas Rare Books
Published
1898
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V.g.
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1st Edition
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London: William Heinemann, 1898. : An Account of a Journey in Tibet, Capture by the Tibetan Authorities, Imprisonment, Torture and Ultimate Release 2 Volumes.....xx 1-320 pp. 26 monotone plates and 4 colour plates; xvi ,263 pages, 24 monotone and 4 colour plates, index.. Numerous text illus. and fold out map to rear. Attractive green cloth original bindings with… Read more
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In the Forbidden Land: An Account of a Journey in Tibet, Capture by the Tibetan Authorities Imprisonment, Torture, and Ultimate Release. In Two Volumes

by Landor, A. Henry Savage

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Keogh's Books
Published
, 1898
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, bindings lightly rubbed at edges, spines sunned but gilt remains bright, light foxing to pages, plates clean, nice tight copie
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Second Impression
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, 2 uniform volumes, xx, 320; & xvi, 263 pages, complete with 1 photogravure frontispiece, 8 colour plates (including vol 2 frontispiece), 45 black & white plates, plus text illustrations throughout, and folding map at the rear of vol 2
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New York 1899, Harper. Green pictorial cloth, 2 vol. set,top gilt, 306+249p., appendix, large color fold out map, 4 color profuse b.w. illustraions, very good. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION A most comprehensive earlly book on Tibet before that count- ry was open to Westerners. Addresses its geography, ethnic tribes & peoples, customs, social structure, nicely illustr- ated with drawings by the… Read more
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$328.00
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New York: Harper, 1899. hardcover. fine. Two volumes. 1 photogravure, 8 colored plates, 59 full-page and 150 text illustrations, and one folding map at rear of volume II. xvi, 307 and xii, 250 pages. Thick 8vo, decorative green cloth; some discoloration to spines. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1899. But for wear/discoloration to spines, a handsome… Read more
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Harper & Bros.. Very Good. 1898. 1st. Hard Cover. Two volume set. Library call numbers have been inked out on spines, no other library marks. Spines are darkened, very minor edge wear on corners and spines. Bindings are tight. An attractive set. .
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1898-01-01. Good. Ex-library copies with usual markings, from an uncirculating museum research library. Illustrated green cloth covers with gilt show minor wear and rubbing, fading and bumped corners. Pages are lightly tanned with minor scattered foxing.
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New Yrk and London: Harper & Brothers, 1899. Very Good, in original decorative green cloth stamped in gilt, top edges gilt, bookplate of Lowell M. Palmer, industrialist and longtime head of Squibb Corporation, front paste down, light rubs at tips, bottom edge front board Vol. II stained, separation of page block at head of spines. Fold-out map at rear of… Read more
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Harper & Bros, 1898-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. 1898 Harper two volume hardcover decorated cloth set with gilt top edge. Illustrated throughout including foldout map. Tight and unmarked. oversized and overweight. Please email for photos.
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New York and London, Harper & Brothers Publisher, 1899, First American Edition. . original pictorial cloth, gilt lettering, top edge gilted, water stain on covers, interiors clean and near fine, covers still good. . 8vo [23.5 x 16 cm]; xvi, [i], 307; xii, [i], 256 pp, photogravure frontis, 8 fine chromolithographs (color lithographs), 50 black and white plates, about… Read more
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Harper & Brothers, 1899-01-01. Hardcover. Acceptable. 2 volume set. xv, 306 pp; xi, 255 pp. Bound in publisher's green cloth. Hardcover. Shaken. 1 photogravure frontis, 8 color plates, 50 plates, 150 text illustrations, large color folding map. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US. Yakushi, L30 a.… Read more
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New York: Harper & Brothers. 1899. First American Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, pp. Xvi, 307, xii, 250. Two Volumes. Volume 1: Frontispiece photogravure of the author, 4 color plates, 18 black and white plates, 132 illustrations in the text. Volume 2: Frontispiece color portrait of the Tokchim Tarjum, 3 more color plates, 27 black and white plates, 107… Read more
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In the Forbidden Land

by Landor, A. Henry Savage

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Bookcase
Published
1909
Condition
Good Minus
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New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1909. 'An Account of a Journey into Tibet Capture by the Tibetan Lamas and Soldiers, Imprisonment, Torture and Ultimate Release.' '.... with the Government Enquiry and Report and Other Official Documents by J. Larkin, Esq. Deputed by the Government of India.' Maroon cloth covered boards rubbed and stained in places,… Read more
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In the Forbidden Land

by Landor, A Henry Savage

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Barter Books Ltd
Published
1899
Condition
G: in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed.. Inner hinge cracking
Edition
Reprint
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$65.26

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London: William Heinemann Ltd. G: in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed.. Inner hinge cracking. 1899. Reprint. Red illustrated hardback cloth cover. 190mm x 140mm (7" x 6"). 501pp. Large colour fold-out map. .
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In the Forbidden Land

by A. Henry Savage Landor

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The Real Book Shop
Published
1985
Condition
New
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In Two Volumes - both volumes are in one book. Part of the Time Life series Classics of Exploration. Leatherette binding with red and gilt inlaid frame to front board and red and gilt design and lettering (with raised bands) to spine. Facsimile of the 1898 edition, complete with fold-out map, preserving historical authenticity of the original work, including typographical… Read more
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1904. Good. Scarce. Red cloth boards with black and yellow lettering and embellishments. Some dust wear. Spine somewhat faded, splitting beginning at backstrip edges, but binding is intact. Pages clean, NO foxing or markings. Binding sturdy. Protected in removable archival plastic sleeve.
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In the Forbidden Land:

by LANDOR, A. Henry Savage.

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Anthony C. Hall
Published
1983
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Hardback. 1983. An Account of a journey in Tibet, Capture by the Tibetan Authorities, Imprisonment, Torture, and Ultimate Release. 336 & 263pp 57 plates (8 coloured) 196 ills. in text fldg. map (1898) facsimile reprint, 2 vols in 1, all edges gilt, soft leather, Time-Life Books 1983. Vvery good copy. .
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In the Forbidden Land

by A. Henry Savage Landor

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The Real Book Shop
Published
1985
Condition
As new, minor shelf wear and small dark smudges on front prelims
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In Two Volumes - both volumes are in one book. Part of the Time Life series Classics of Exploration. Leatherette binding with red and gilt inlaid frame to front board and red and gilt design and lettering (with raised bands) to spine. Facsimile of the 1898 edition, complete with fold-out map, preserving historical authenticity of the original work, including typographical… Read more
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New York: Harper, 1899. hardcover. near fine. One volume (of 2) ONLY. 1 photogravure frontispiece, 4 colored plates, and over 100 in-text illustrations and plates. xvi, 307 pages. Thick 8vo, decorative green cloth. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1899. First edition. Front paper hinge cracked and rear cover has a large but light stain, otherwise a… Read more
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IN THE FORBIDDEN LAND

by Landor, A. Henry Savage.

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Fables Bookshop
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No inscriptions. 4 square corners. minor insect attrition to last few pages else a near Fine unmarked and probably unread copy.
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Time Life 1983. Facsimile of the William Heinemann 1898 edition, the two volumes here bound as one.. No inscriptions. 4 square corners. minor insect attrition to last few pages else a near Fine unmarked and probably unread copy. Excellent map.. Red and gilt on 'leather' boards. aeg. marbled endpapers. xx + 320pp plus xvi + 263pp. 8vo. 0.96kg.… Read more
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In the Forbidden Land - Volume II (2)

by Landor, A. Henry Savage

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UHR Books
Published
1899
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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NY and London: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1899 Ex-Library. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. "An account of a journey into Tibet, capture by the Tibetan lamas and soldiers, imprisonment, torture and ultimate release brought about by Dr. Wilson and the political Peshkar Karak Sing-Pal", Volume II of this two volume work. 250 pages; illustrated with photographs and a large fold-out… Read more
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In the Forbidden Land - 2 volumes in one

by Landor, A Henry Savage

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780705415095
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$24.00

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Time-Life, 1985. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Time-Life maintains the binding is leather - dubious. Very slight wear. One ex libris plate.. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Time Life 1985. Super octavo hardcover, AEG (VG+) with fold-out map. Vol 1 of 2: all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost
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