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Seven years in Tibet

Author: Heinrich HarrerRichard Graves, (Translator)Michael BixlerWinifred BixlerJohn Von IsakovicsAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Limited Editions Club, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of an Austrian mountain climber's escape from a British internment camp in India during World War II and his twenty-one-month journey through the Himalayas to safety in the Forbidden City of Lhasa in Tibet.
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Named Person: Heinrich Harrer; Heinrich Harrer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heinrich Harrer; Richard Graves, (Translator); Michael Bixler; Winifred Bixler; John Von Isakovics; Limited Editions Club,; Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 29178478
Notes: "Designed, set in Monotype Joanna and printed by Michael and Winifred Bixler"--Colophon.
Limited ed. of 300 copies, signed by the author.
Bound in silk by John von Isakovics, wrapped in cotton cloth, and tied between 2 wooden panels.
LC has copy no. 1 in slipcase, with no. 570 (Sept. 1993) of the Monthly letter of the Limited Editions Club laid in. Without enclosed map of author's journey.
Description: 260 p., [7] leaves of plates : ill. ; 34 cm.
Other Titles: Sieben Jahre in Tibet.
Responsibility: Heinrich Harrer ; translated from the German by Richard Graves.

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An account of an Austrian mountain climber's escape from a British internment camp in India during World War II and his twenty-one-month journey through the Himalayas to safety in the Forbidden City of Lhasa in Tibet.

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