This book is dedicated to
DR JOSEPH F. ROCK
This RU edition was produced in 1957 for sale to its members only by Readers Union Ltdat 38 William IV Street, Charing Cross, London W.C.2, and at Letchworth Garden City,Hertfordshire, Full details of membership may be obtained from our London address.This edition has been reset in 11 point Fournier type, leaded, printed and bound at theAldine Press, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire. The book was first published byJohn Murray (Publishers) Ltd.
ITHE CARAVAN JOURNEY TO LIKIANGIILIKIANGIIITHE MARKET AND WINE-SHOPS OF LIKIANGIVFURTHER AFIELDVTHE START OF THE CO-OPERATIVESVIMEDICAL WORK VIITHE NAKHISVIIITHE TIBETANSIXTHE BOA, THE LOLOS AND THE MINKIAXTHE LAMASERIESXIPOLTERGEISTSXIISUICIDES AND DTOMBA CEREMONIESXIIIMARRIAGESXIVSOME LIKIANG FESTIVALSXVMUSIC, ART AND LEISURE AMONG THE NAKHIXVIPROGRESSXVIIHOKING BRIGANDXVIIITHE LAST OF LIKIANGMy grateful acknowledgment is due to Dr Heinz Breitkreuz for his kind permission inallowing me to reproduce the photographs contained in this book.
1.The author leaving on a tour of inspection2.Hokuoto: a typical mountain Nakhi peasant2