CANDLER, Edmund. The Unveiling of Lhasa. London, Edward Arnold, 1905.
8vo. Original green cloth, image of Tibetan symbol blocked in gilt to upper cover, lettered in gilt to spine; pp. xvi, 304; colour frontispiece with tissue guard, numerous plates from photographs, large folding map at rear; a few inoffensive spots to text, large map with repaired tear, a very attractive copy.
First edition, the uncommon first impression. A vivid and well-written eye-witness account of the 1904 Younghusband military expedition by the Daily Mail India correspondent.