Baud, Aymon et al: LA HAUTE-ASIE TELLE QU'ILS L'ONT VUE. EXPLORATEURS ET SCIENTIFIQUES DE 1820 A 1940. (High Asia as They Saw It. Explorers and Scientists from 1820 to 1940). Lausanne, 2003. 152 pp. 17 colour and 102 b/w illustrations.
Published to accompany an exhibition in Lausanne, this work tells the stories of western explorers and scientists in the Central Asia, Tibet and Himalaya regions. Includes Prjevalski, Hedin, Stein, Filippi, Griesbach and numerous others. An interesting work well-illustrated with numerous photographs and engravings. In French.
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 229 in printed List 195.
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