HARRER, Heinrich. Translated from the German by Richard Graves. With an Introduction by Peter Fleming. London, Rupert Hart-Davis, 1954.
8vo. Original boards with illustrated dust-wrapper, price-clipped; pp. xiii, 288; colour frontispiece, numerous black and white illustrations from photographs, one double-page sketch map; wrapper a little spotted and marginal flaws, light marking to boards, a little offsetting from endpapers, otherwise a very clean and fresh copy.
Seventh impression of the first edition in English. The experienced mountaineer's thrilling account of his escape from internment at Dehra-Dun and of his subsequent journey to Lhasa, including his life as tutor to the Dalai Lama.
See Yakushi H90b.