Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: OP622A-1132
A CONQUEST OF TIBET Sven Hedin 1934 1st ed Hardcover No DJ Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By Hedin, Sven
Price: $35.00


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

New York, 1934, 1st US ed. 400 pp, b/w photos and illustrations. Original red cloth hardcover with gilt decoration and titles. Near Fine.

Explorations in Central Asia in 1899-1902 and 1906-1908.

Swedish scholar-explorer's narrative of travel through Tibet, Lhasa, Trans-Himalaya, Shigatse, Temple city of the Tashi Lama, the source of the Indus, etc. Popular account of expeditions to Central Asia of 1899-1902 and 1906-08. The book brings together all Hedin's explorations in Tibet starting with his 1896 attempt to get into the country; his work in northern Tibet and bid to reach Lhasa (Central Asia and Tibet 1903) and his explorations in the south.


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
TO THE FORBIDDEN LAND: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET Sven Hedin 1934 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $0.00
- Item # OP5397-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ADVENTURES IN TIBET Sven Hedin 1985 2nd ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $30.00
- Item # OP2332-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNT EVEREST OCH ANDRA ASIATISKA PROBLEM [MOUNT EVEREST AND OTHER ASIAN PROBLEM] Sven Hedin 1922 Rare 1st Swedish (original) ed Softcover Very Good
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $150.00
- Item # OP4467-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TO THE HEART OF ASIA THE LIFE OF SVEN HEDIN George Kish 1984 1st ed DJ
By: Kish George
Price $20.00 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $25.00 (56%)
- Item # OP2359-219
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRANSHIMALAYA: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET (Volume 1] Sven Hedin 1968 Hardcover No DJ Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $75.00
- Item # OP540D-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRANSHIMALAYA: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET (Two Volumes] Sven Hedin 1968 Hardcover No DJ Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $150.00
- Item # OP540A-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRANSHIMALAYA: OPDAGELSER OG AEVENTYR I TIBET [TRANSHIMALAYA: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET] (Two Vols. One Book) Sven Hedin 1912 Hardcover Near Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $250.00
- Item # OP540C-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ORIENTAL ADVENTURE: EXPLORERS OF THE EAST Timothy Severin 1976 1st US ed Hardcover DJ As New
By: Severin, Timothy
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $20.01 (67%)
- Item # OP3752-789
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
RIDDLES OF THE GOBI DESERT Sven Hedin 1933 1st US ed Ex Lib Hardcover No DJ Very Good
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5391-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE OPENING OF TIBET: AN ACCOUNT OF LHASA AND THE COUNTRY AND PEOPLE OF CENTRAL TIBET AND OF THE PROGRESS OF THE MISSION SENT THERE BY THE ENGLISH GOVERNMENT IN THE YEAR 1903-4 Perceval Landon 1990 Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Landon, Perceval, Introduction by F. E. Younghusband
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $35.05 (78%)
- Item # BK958-2742
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ADVENTURES IN TIBET Sven Hedin 1985 2nd ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $30.00
- Item # OP2332-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRANSHIMALAYA: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET (Two Volumes] Sven Hedin 1968 Hardcover No DJ Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $150.00
- Item # OP540A-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNT EVEREST OCH ANDRA ASIATISKA PROBLEM [MOUNT EVEREST AND OTHER ASIAN PROBLEM] Sven Hedin 1922 Rare 1st Swedish (original) ed Softcover Very Good
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $150.00
- Item # OP4467-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
RIDDLES OF THE GOBI DESERT Sven Hedin 1933 1st US ed Ex Lib Hardcover No DJ Very Good
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5391-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRANSHIMALAYA: OPDAGELSER OG AEVENTYR I TIBET [TRANSHIMALAYA: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET] (Two Vols. One Book) Sven Hedin 1912 Hardcover Near Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $250.00
- Item # OP540C-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TO THE FORBIDDEN LAND: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET Sven Hedin 1934 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $0.00
- Item # OP5397-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRANSHIMALAYA: DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES IN TIBET (Volume 1] Sven Hedin 1968 Hardcover No DJ Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $75.00
- Item # OP540D-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ICE-BOUND HEIGHTS OF THE MUSTAGH: AN ACCOUNT OF TWO SEASONS OF PIONEER EXPLORATION AND HIGH CLIMBING IN THE BALTISTAN HIMALAYA Fanny Bullock and William Hunter Workman 1908 1st UK ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Workman, Fanny Bullock and William Hunter
Price $699.99 ~ Regular $1200.00, You Save $500.01 (42%)
- Item # OP854-324
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PEAKS AND PIONEERS: THE STORY OF MOUNTAINEERING. Francis Keenlyside 1975 1st ed DJ or No DJ
By: Keenlyside, Francis
Price $20.00 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $30.00 (60%)
- Item # OP553-9123
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EATING THE INDIAN AIR MEMORIES & PRESENT DAY IMPRESSIONS John Morris 1969 1st Am ed DJ Fine
By: Morris, John
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $30.01 (86%)
- Item # OP3491-495
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TIBET'S SECRET MOUNTAIN: THE TRIUMPH OF SEPU KANGRI 1999 1st ed New SIGNED by Chris Bonington 4 copies available
By: Bonington, Chris
Price $24.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $50.01 (67%)
- Item # OP173-3244
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NEPAL AND BHUTAN COUNTRY STUDIES Andrea M. Savada 1993 3rd ed Hardcover No DJ Fine
By: Savada, Andrea M. (Editor) and Library of Congress (US) Federal Research Division (Producer)
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP2285-686
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CHRIS BONINGTON, MOUNTAINEER: THIRTY YEARS OF CLIMBING THE WORLD'S GREAT PEAKS. 1989 1st UK Edition DJ. SIGNED by Chris Bonington
By: Bonington, Chris.
Price $50.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $100.00 (67%)
- Item # OP217D
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BEYOND THE MOUNTAIN: A NOVEL Elizabeth Arthur 1983 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine. Three copies available.
By: Arthur, Elizabeth
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $22.01 (88%)
- Item # OP7759A-468
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MORE THAN MOUNTAINS [HIMALAYA] John Jackson 1955 1st ed DJ VG-Fine 2 copies available
By: Jackson, John
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $40.01 (89%)
- Item # OP547-679
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: GODDESS OF THE WIND Ronald Faux 1978 1st ed Paperback Near Fine
By: Faux, Ronald
Price $1.00 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $14.00 (93%)
- Item # OP303A-
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE LIFE OF THE CAVE Mohr, Charles and Thomas Poulson 1969 Fine 2 copies available
By: Mohr, Charles and Thomas Poulson
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP2018-4952
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart