TIBET. A 1926 account of the country and its people by a Tibetan woman.


Rin-Chen Lha-Mo: We Tibetans. An intimate picture, by a woman of Tibet, of an interesting and distinctive people, in which it is shown how they live, their beliefs, their outlook, their work & play, & how they regard themselves and others. With a Historical Introduction by Louis Magrath King, Formerly H.M. Consul at Tachienlu, Chinese Frontier of Tibet. Seeley, Service & Co. Limited [London] 1926 1st edition 8vo.

Frontispiece and 15 other plates of good illustrations from photographs, 228pp, 10pp publisher’s advertisements. Original yellow pictorial cloth with black lettering, an extremely clean, bright copy with clean text block with just a neat private presentation inscription to the front free endpaper. An excellent original copy of an uncommon title.    dec24/5    SOLD 23rd May 2024