Matthiessen, Peter: EAST OF LO MONTHANG. In the Land of Mustang. Boston, 1996. 192 pp. Colour photographs throughout. 30x23 cm. Paper.
The Kingdom of Lo is an isolated region deep in the Himalayas closed to the outside world until 1991. The authors were the first Westerners to venture there in thirty years. This work focusses on the stark beauty and culture of the area of Mustang in the east of the region, isolated and bordering Tibet. Wonderful photography.
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 472 in printed List 190.
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