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My journey to Lhasa.

Alexandra David-NГ©el

My journey to Lhasa.

by Alexandra David-NГ©el

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, 1927.

The Physical Object
Pagination284p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17881705M

Additional Physical Format: Online version: David-Neel, Alexandra, My journey to Lhasa. Boston: Beacon Press, , © (OCoLC) My Journey to Lhasa by Alexandra David-Néel An exemplary travelogue of danger and achievement by the Frenchwoman Madame Alexandra David–Neel of her expedition to Tibet, the fifth in her series of Asian travels, and her personal recounting of her journey to Lhasa, Tibet's forbidden city.

My Journey to Lhasa (Book): David-Néel, Alexandra: Reprint of the Harper & Bros. original of The memoirs of a stout year-old Frenchwoman who trekked in disguise for four months to become the first Western woman to reach Lhasa. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.   My Journey to Lhasa (Paperback) The Classic Story of the Only Western Woman Who Succeeded in Entering the Forbidden City. By Alexandra David-Neel. Harper Perennial, , pp. Publication Date: Aug

My Journey to Lhasa by Neel Alexandra David, Alexandra David-Neel starting at $ My Journey to Lhasa has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. My journey to Lhasa. [Alexandra David-Néel] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra David-Néel. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:


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