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The Road To Lamaland: Impressions of a Journey to Western Thibet

"GANPAT" (GOMPERTZ, M. L. A.)

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Martin Louis Alan Gompertz (1886 – 1951), born in India, was known by the pseudonym of "Ganpat," another name for the elephant god "Ganesh." The author's journey includes the Dras Valley, Kargil, the gate of Lamaland, over the Nimaki La, the Photu La and Lamayuru, the Indus Valley, from Nurla to Nyemu, Leh monasteries, Khardong Pass, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: [1926]
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    x, 246 p. 23 cm. 37 b&w plates. Burgundy cloth hardcover. Sunned spine. Spotting to upper text block edge and a little dust on lower. Small label on front pastedown. Very clean.