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 #: OP3799-610
LAND OF THE SNOW LION: AN ADVENTURE IN TIBET Elaine Brook 1987 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By Brook, Elaine
Price: $4.99

List Price: $25.00
You Save $20.01 (80%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

1987, 1st US edition. 238 pp, 22 color photos. The author is one of the first English women to have explored Tibet since the Chinese occupation, she has wandered among the people, sharing their dreams and secret wishes, watched temples being restored and has had many brushes with the Chinese authorities.

 ' Then, at a bend in the road, I reached the tiny village of Pankyeling. I stopped, and looked around for signs of the Gompa.There was nothing, not even a broken wall. The village was so small, and the rocky area around it so open, there was . .'
 
Book and DJ are in as New condition. Maps on endpapers.
 
 

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
THE STATUS OF TIBET HISTORY, RIGHTS, AND PROSPECTS IN INTERNATIONAL LAW Michael C. van Walt van Praag 1987 Hardcover DJ Fine
By: van Walt van Praag, Michael C.
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP2341-492
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TWO WHEELS & A TAXI: A SLIGHTLY DAFT ADVENTURE IN THE ANDES Virginia Urrutia 1987 1st ed Hardcover DJ New
By: Urrutia, Virginia
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $17.01 (85%)
- Item # OP5163-492
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WIEDERSEHN MIT TIBET [REUNION WITH TIBET] Heinrich Harrer 1983 Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Harrer, Heinrich
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $40.01 (80%)
- Item # OP5380-129
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE SHISHAPANGMA EXPEDITION. Doug Scott and Alex MacIntyre 1984 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Scott, Doug and Alex MacIntyre
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $55.01 (73%)
- Item # OP212A-7534
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE SHISHAPANGMA EXPEDITION Doug Scott and Alex MacIntyre 1984 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Doug Scott
By: Scott, Doug and Alex MacIntyre
Price $119.00
- Item # OP212-753
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM HEAVEN LAKE Vikram Seth 1987 or 1993 Paperback New Multiple Copies Available
By: Seth, Vikram
Price $11.00
- Item # BK1408-8146
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STICKS AND STONES THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF JOHN HAWKRIDGE John Hawkridge 1987 1st UK ed DJ Fine
By: Hawkridge, John
Price $20.00
- Item # OP4698-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GARHWAL HIMALAYA Gurmeet Thukral 1987 1st ed Softcover Fine
By: Thukral, Gurmeet & Elizabeth
Price $14.95 ~ Regular $23.00, You Save $8.05 (35%)
- Item # BK1553
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GREDOS MOUNTAINS AND SIERRA NEVADA: CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SPAIN Robin Collomb 1987 Fine
By: Collomb, Robin
Price $4.99
- Item # GB5756-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
APPOINTMENT IN TIBET A NOVEL OF ADVENTURE W.H. Murray 1959 1st ed DJ Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Murray, W.H.
Price $35.00
- Item # OP4242-9072
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


SLENDER THREAD: ESCAPING DISASTER IN THE HIMALAYA Stephen Venables 2000 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Venables, Stephen
Price $29.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $10.01 (25%)
- Item # BK1613A-9592
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
INTO THIN AIR: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT OF THE MOUNT EVEREST DISASTER Jon Krakauer 1997 True 1st ed 1st ptg Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Krakauer, Jon
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $14.96 (60%)
- Item # BK814E-80112
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT: TWO LIVES EXPLORED 1986 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund and Peter
Price $135.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $15.00 (10%)
- Item # OP139-2885
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINS IN COLOUR Frank S. Smythe 1949 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Smythe, Frank
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $10.01 (33%)
- Item # OP3968-514
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
KARAKORAM AND WESTERN HIMALAYA 1909 Filippo de Filippi 2 Volumes 1912 1st USA edition Hardcover Fine
By: Filippi, Filippo de. Photographs by Vittorio Sella. Luigi Amedeo di Savoy, the Duke of Abruzzi
Price $2395.00 ~ Regular $5900.00, You Save $3505.00 (59%)
- Item # OP133AB-576p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ANNAPURNA FIRST CONQUEST OF AN 8000-METER PEAK [26,493 feet] Maurice Herzog 1952 Book Club ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Herzog, Maurice
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $25.01 (71%)
- Item # OP108J-482
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 1st UK ed No Dust Jacket Very Good SIGNED as Ed Hillary Multiple copies available
By: Hunt, John.. With Sir Edmund Hillary
Price $95.95 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $54.05 (36%)
- Item # OP001M-5763
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AN EVER-CHANGING PLACE: A YEAR AMONG SNOW MONKEYS AND SHERPAS IN THE HIMALAYAS John Bishop 1978 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Bishop, John Melville and Naomi Hawes
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $19.99, You Save $10.00 (50%)
- Item # OP6948-482
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GHOSTS OF EVEREST: THE AUTHORISED STORY OF THE SEARCH FOR MALLORY & IRVINE 1999 Hardcover 1st edition with DJ SIGNED by Jochen Hemmleb and Dave Hahn
By: Hemmleb, Jochen, Eric Simonson, Larry Johnson.
Price $119.99
- Item # BK629-865
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NEPAL: THE KINGDOM IN THE HIMALAYAS Toni Hagen 1961 1st or 1980 later ed Hardcover Very Good to Near Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Hagen, Toni, foreword by the Prime Minister of Nepal B.P. Koirala
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $65.01 (87%)
- Item # OP1108-3913p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
偽物ブランド ブランドルイヴィトンコピー