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Seven Years in Tibet

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by Heinrich Harrer, Translated from the German by Richard Graves, published by Rupert Hart-Davies, 1953. First Edition, Third impression. Hardback, no DJ. pp 288. Blue hardback, gilt lettering to spine. Fading to spine and very top of front board. Slight bumping to spine, red top to pages. Personal inscription on front endpaper. Colour frontispiece of Dalai Lama receiving the Sacred relic from the Indian delegation, plus 25 b/w photographs and b/w line map of region.
First person account by Heinrich Harrer of escaping from an internment camp in Dehra Dun in 1943, travelling to Tibet and becoming the tutor to the young Dalai Lama until 1950 when the Chinese Communists invaded. He was an Austrian mountaineer and sportsman, and author. (1912 - 2006) A film was later made of this book.

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Author(s):
Harrer, Heinrich, translated by Richard Graves
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
220 x 140 mms
Edition:
First, Third impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Rupert Hart-Davies
Title:
Seven Years in Tibet

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by Heinrich Harrer, Translated from the German by Richard Graves, published by Rupert Hart-Davies, 1953. First Edition, Third impression. Hardback, no DJ. pp 288. Blue hardback, gilt lettering to spine. Fading to spine and very top of front board. Slight bumping to spine, red top to pages. Personal inscription on front endpaper. Colour frontispiece of Dalai Lama receiving the Sacred relic from the Indian delegation, plus 25 b/w photographs and b/w line map of region.
First person account by Heinrich Harrer of escaping from an internment camp in Dehra Dun in 1943, travelling to Tibet and becoming the tutor to the young Dalai Lama until 1950 when the Chinese Communists invaded. He was an Austrian mountaineer and sportsman, and author. (1912 - 2006) A film was later made of this book.

Author(s):
Harrer, Heinrich, translated by Richard Graves
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
220 x 140 mms
Edition:
First, Third impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Rupert Hart-Davies
Title:
Seven Years in Tibet

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