Das, a Pundit of the Indian Survey, explored the area between North Sikkim and Lhasa during the years 1879 to 1881, reaching Lhasa in that year. Das was considered by many to be one of the greatest Pundits ever.
First edition. 8vo., xiv, 285pp., portrait frontispiece, 2 large folding maps (1 with tear at fold), 4 folding coloured plans, numerous illustrations in the text, original green cloth gilt, light wear to joints, an excellent copy.
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