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Title: East of Katmandu
Description: Edinburgh, Oliver & Boyd. 1955, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Gilt title on green boards whiche are very clean and unmarked with no wear. Internally very clean, tight and unmarked with just a touch of foxing to fore edge. A Very Good+ copy. Dustjacket has some chipping and is price clipped. 91 plates, 2 in full colour, by the author and Douglas Scott. The book contains a vivid and colourful account of Nepal - her mountains and gorges, her villages and her peoples. The author takes us on a 4 month journey of exploration through the country to the west of Everest, crossing the Tesi Lapcha Pass - the highest in the world. Whilst mountaineering has an important place in the book, the author has been concerned to do more than merely list country covered and peaks climbed. NOT BOOK CLUB B2C. Very Good/Very Good.

Keywords: Nepal, Katmandu, Tesi Lapcha Pass, Everest, Mountaineering

Price: GBP 8.00 = appr. US$ 11.42 Seller: Goldring Books
- Book number: 007119

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