have endured a lifetime of concentrated misery. Other travellers, no doubt, have gone further, but none who have escaped with their lives have fared worse.... Mr. Landor tells a plain and manly tale, without affectation or bravado. It is a book, certainly, that will be read with interest and excitement."
impressive series of pictures of the life, manners, and customs of the Tibetans. No less powerful and vivid are
his descriptions of the scenery and natural phenomena of the Forbidden Land, which are reinforced by an
ample series of illustrations that attain a high standard of artistic excellence. Mr. Landor's bitter experiences
have had at least the advantage of providing him with material for the most absorbing travel book produced
within recent times."
greatly heightened by the numerous drawings and photographs by the author. Mr. Landor is an artist as well as
traveller and writer, and he knows how to use his pencil and brush to emphasise his letter-press. Whatever
may be said of the wisdom of his enterprises, his book is certainly a remarkable contribution to the literature
of modern travel."
illustrated with sketches and photographs. Apart from its intense interest as a story of stirring adventure, the book is a valuable storehouse of information on Southern Tibet and its people, and on the little known Indian district of Northern Kumaon. This is surely a record of devotion to geographical science such as no previous explorer has been able to show."
AN ACCOUNT OF A JOURNEY IN TIBET
CAPTURE BY THE TIBETAN AUTHORITIES
IMPRISONMENT, TORTURE, AND
"COREA, OR THE LAND OF THE MORNING CALM,"
"ALONE WITH THE HAIRY AINU,"ETC.
also various official documents, including the enquiry
and report by j. larkin, esq., appointed
by the government of india
First Edition (2 Vols. 8vo), October 1898
New Impression (2 Vols. 8vo), November 1898
New Edition (1 Vol. 8vo), May 1899
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