The Throne of the Gods. An Account of the First Swiss Expedition to the Himalayas... Translated by Eden and Cedar Paul. Arnold HEIM, August GANSSER.

The Throne of the Gods. An Account of the First Swiss Expedition to the Himalayas... Translated by Eden and Cedar Paul.

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1939. First British edition. 8vo. xxvi, 233, (3) pp. Publisher's green cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, top edge gilt, photographically illustrated dust jacket. 18 illustrations in the text, 220 photographic plates (some two or more to a page, 3 panoramic illustrations to long folding leaf, two panoramic photographs to another and large colour folding relief map to a pocket on the rear pastedown. Thin strips of adhesive residue to the cloth from the old jacket protector, shadows of three old tape repairs to the upper edge of the jacket, otherwise a very well preserved copy. Neate, *362 - "Superbly illustrated account of chiefly geological expedition, which explored the area around the Kailas in Tibet" Item #36744

Price: £150.00

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