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Adventure Sport and Travel on the Tibetan Steppes

Author: Fergusson, W. N.
Price: $600.00
Publisher Location: London
Publisher: Constable & Co
Year Published: 1911
Book Condition: Very Good
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Edition: First Edition
Based on the diaries of John Weston Brooke, with a frontispiece photo of him looking young and intrepid. He entered Tibet from the North in 1907. Fergusson traveled with him in Western China later that year, and retrieved his body, murdered by Nosu tribesmen. Pages xvi, 343. Traveller with ladened cattle across the steppes on the front cover, and unfaded spine with bright gilt title. Very little edgewear. Inside, clean and tight with no foxing or stains. Protected in a clear, mylar dustjacket. Bookplate of the Univ. of California Los Angeles, but no other stamps or hints of ex-library status inside or out.
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