Daughter of Tibet

By: Taring, Rinchen Dolma

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xv, [1], 280 pages + plates + 2 maps. Red-brown cloth covers with gilt lettering, including Tibetan script, on spine. 1/2" tear in edge of dust jacket. 1/4" surface chips at head and tail of dust jacket spine and corners of dust jacket. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Dust jacket protected in archival mylar cover. Provenance: Ex-libris label of John E. Davis on front pastedown. Contents: Foreword; My Family Background; The Conspiracy against my Father; Childhood in Lhasa; My Mother's Death; Schooldays in Darjeeling; My First Marriage; My Second Marriage; Life on a Country Estate; Intrigues in Lhasa; Tibetan Festivals; Tibetan Customs and Beliefs; The Fall of the Ex-Regent Reting; China Threatens Tibet; Fear in Lhasa; My First Visit to China; Our Struggles Against the Chinese; The Uprising; My Flight towards; India; Delay in Bhutan; Our Life as Exiles; Family Tree; Index. [Reference: Marshall (2005) 2486]. ; ; 8vo

Title: Daughter of Tibet

Author Name: Taring, Rinchen Dolma

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1970

ISBN Number: 0719520487

ISBN Number 13: 9780719520488

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 002838

Keywords: Tibet Biography