Important acquisitions

Sketch of the geography and geology of the Himalaya Mountains and Tibet.

Author Burrard, S.G., Heron, A.M.
Title Sketch of the geography and geology of the Himalaya Mountains and Tibet.
Imprint Delhi : Manager of Publications
Date of Publication 1933
Language
Notes Revised and updated edition of the 1907 work by Burrard and Hayden which had been produced to mark the centenary of geographical and geological exploring expeditions of the Himalaya Mountains. This had become an invaluable reference work for surveyors and explorers. The present work, which revises and updates it, is equipped with a large number of plates, maps and illustrations.
Shelfmark GB/B.1491
Reference Sources Yakushi : Catalogue of the Himalayan literature
Acquired on 29/10/02
Search for Important Acquisitions
      

 

Please let us know what you think of this resource, if you have information to add about an acquisition, or if you have rare Scottish books that you would like to donate or sell. E-mail us at rarebooks@nls.uk

Back to Important Acquisitions Introduction