New York: The Greystone Press, 1950. B&W Photographs. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo, pale yellow cloth with label with gilt lettering on spine,glossy frontispiece in color of the young Dalai Lama and more than 100 photos with 32 in full color, map colored endpapers of Tibet and environs, 320 pages. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #5556
An important, well-illustrated and timely expedition to "Forbidden Tibet" by the noted news commentator & adventurer, Lowell Thomas, during the reign of the young Dalai Lama and crises caused by Red China. Dedicated to the Dalai Lama.
Wonderfully illustrated timely expedition into the Tibetan world that has greatly changed.
Tight and bright copy with slight wear, the occasional small spot, light age-toning to pages. Bright colorful dust jacket (unclipped) with slight soil and wear to its extremities.