Item #21009 My Journey to Lhasa: The Personal Story of the Only White Woman Who Succeeded in Entering the Forbidden City. Alexandra David-Neel.

My Journey to Lhasa: The Personal Story of the Only White Woman Who Succeeded in Entering the Forbidden City

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1927. Boards. The uncommon 1927 stated 1st edition. Solid and VG- in its pictorial boards, with light offsetting along the edges, mild rubbing to the rear panel and light scratching and wear to the spine label. Light soiling as well at several of the pages, rear inner hinge tender (but still sturdy). Still though very presentable. Thick octavo, "illustrated with many photographs taken by the author". A seminal work in early 20th century women's exploration. Very Good -. Item #21009

Price: $300.00

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