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$160 ASSAM ADVENTURE, Frank Kingdon Ward, Jonathan Cape, London, 1941, 1st edn., VG 304 page hardback, professionally rebound with leather spine and gilt titles, B&W plates Fold-out map

ASSAM ADVENTURE, Frank Kingdon Ward, Jonathan Cape, London, 1941, 1st edn., VG 304 page hardback, professionally rebound with leather spine and gilt titles, B&W plates Fold-out map in rear of plant hunting forays in NE India Detailed report of his 1935 expedition, with facts from 1938. The route was from Shergon to Dirang Dzong, Lugathan, Nyure, Karta, Chayul Dzong, Charme, Sanga Choling Gompa, Tsari, Chickchar, and on to Migyitun, Tsoga, Molo, Tsangpo, etc. Careful observations of primulas, rhododendrons, the unusual fauna, people, land use, geography and geology of Tibet and the details of climax formations, localities and plants. $160 - Ex libris John Nankervis

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NATURAL HISTORY, PLANT HUNTING & CONSERVATION, BIRDS ETC BOOK GALLERY, Ex libris JOHN NANKERVIS, INDIA, BHUTAN & BURMA / MYANMAR BOOK GALLERY
ASSAM ADVENTURE,  Frank Kingdon Ward, Jonathan Cape, London, 1941, 1st edn., VG 304 page hardback, professionally rebound with leather spine and gilt titles, B&W plates Fold-out map in rear of plant hunting forays in NE India Detailed report of his 1935 expedition, with facts from 1938. The route was from Shergon to Dirang Dzong, Lugathan, Nyure, Karta, Chayul Dzong, Charme, Sanga Choling Gompa, Tsari, Chickchar, and on to Migyitun, Tsoga, Molo, Tsangpo, etc. Careful observations of primulas, rhododendrons, the unusual fauna, people, land use, geography and geology of Tibet and the details of climax formations, localities and plants. $160 - Ex libris John Nankervis