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Spoken in Tibet
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Spoken in Tibet

By Merrick, Henrietta Sands

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1933. First Edition. First Printing. Full cloth. Octavo. 198 pages. Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket. A few light rubs to binding. Jacket has some edge chips, some mild staining, and large chips to head and heel of spine (3/4" at head, 2" at spine).. Black & white photographs, map. Vivid account of an American woman's trek through the Forbidden Land, crossing the Himalaya twice--from the Eastern and Western sides--accompanied only by native servants. Ms. Merrick was the most daring and unconventional female traveller of the period. She was admitted to the Himalayan Club in 1931 as its first female member.

$173.00

Scouting and Youth Movements
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Scouting and Youth Movements

By Baden-Powell, Robert (1857-1941)

New York: Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith, 1931. First American Edition. Hardcover. Duodecimo. 109 pages. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Jacket has a few shallow chips at extremities.. Rare book by the Father of the Boy Scouts, reviewing the positive roles played by such organizations in fostering healthy, happy, and helpful citizens of nations and the world. Bound in black cloth over boards with decorated endpapers.

$575.00