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AMONG THE KARA-KORUM GLACIERS
This is the first printing of the first UK edition of Among The Kara-Korum Glaciers In 1925 by Jenny Visser-Hooft. This book was published in London by Edward Arnold & Co. in 1926. The book measures 224mm tall x 153mm, and has 301 pages, 25 b/w photo plates, 2 maps, index. With 4 chapters by Ph. C. Visser on his explorations alone. Account of the authors’ 2nd Karakoram expedition joined by Baron van Harinxma Thoe Slooten & two Swiss guides.
Jenny Visser-Hooft, Edward Arnold & Co London 1926, 1st edition 301 pages HB Original blue cloth with gilt lettering spine, very good frontispiece loose 2 maps
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CACHAR DISTRICT RECORDS
A compilation of old records of the district of Cachar Assam India on the borders of Sylhet now in Bangladesh which contains a short history of the kingdom of Cachar
D. Datta, Jayanti Press Silchar circa 1969, 1st edition 217 pages PB very good£15.00 Add to basket
GENERAL ORDERS CEYLON GOVERNMENT 1926
General Orders of the Ceylon Government 1926
Contents include, Correspondence, Appointments, Promotions, Transfers, Salaries, Discipline and many more also several Appendices etc
Published by Authority printed by H. Ross Cottle, Government Printer Ceylon 1926, 6th edition, in original red board covers gold lettering, HB, pages 309 ex Commonwealth Relations Office Library very good .
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INTRODUCTION TO THE RONGMEI NAGAS
This is a collection of little known stories relating to the ethnic minority the Rongmei Nagas of Cachar in Assam and Nagaland.
G. Makuga BA (NCS Retired), Published by Mr & Mrs Makuga 1994, 1st edition 169 pages PB Illustration of Author’s uncle, good£5.00 Add to basket
NEPAL TREKKING GUIDE BOOKS Series No 1 Trekking to Mt Everest and Solu Khumbu
A guide to the Lamsangu-Base Camp Approach, Kala Patar, Chukung, Gokyo, the Solu Valley, Tashi Lapcha and the Rolwaling Valley Return with trail profile for Lamsangu to Everest Base and Gokyo
John L. Hayes, Peter Purna Banks Avalok Publishers & Distributors Kathmandu 1975, 1st edition 70 pages PB illustrated good rare
NEPAL TREKKING GUIDE BOOKS Series No 2 Trekking North of Pokhara
A guide to Jomsom, the Thak Khola Canyon and the Annapurna Sanctuary.
John L. Hayes, Peter Purna Banks Avalok Publishers & Distributors Kathmandu 1976, 1st edition 71 pages PB illustrated map good rare
NEPAL TREKKING GUIDE BOOKS Series No 3 Trekking North of Kathmandu
A guide to Helambu, Gosainkunda, the Langtang Valley and Ganja la.
John L. Hayes, Peter Purna Banks Avalok Publishers & Distributors Kathmandu 1976, 1st edition 54 pages PB illustrated good rare
ROYAL COLOMBO GOLF CLUB 100 YEARS
Royal Colombo Golf Club 100 years 1879-1979
A hundred years lie behind the Royal Golf Club one of the oldest clubs in Sri Lanka and one of the oldest Royal Clubs outside the UK.
Compiled by Pam Fernando, Sam J. Kadirgamar, QC & Reggie Candappa Private Publication ND circa 1980 Quarto or Coffee table size with green boards with gold lettering, DW, HB, 175 pages laminated cover small tear in DW otherwise very good Illustrated
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Maraini’s Tibetan travels were actually fairly modest. He was only permitted to journey along the main trade route from British-controlled Sikkim to Gyantse
Fosco Maraini, Hutchinson & Co London 1952 1st edition 251 pages HB DW faded and chipped otherwise very good Illustrated map
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