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TURNER, Samuel. An Account of an Embassy to the Court of the Teshoo Lama in Tibet, London: W. Bulmer for G. & W. Nicol, 1800. 4°, folding engraved map, 12 plates and one double-page plate of Tibetan characters (title lightly spotted, plates and leaves nearby somewhat foxed), original boards (rebacked), uncut.

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TURNER, Samuel. An Account of an Embassy to the Court of the Teshoo Lama in Tibet, London: W. Bulmer for G. & W. Nicol, 1800. 4°, folding engraved map, 12 plates and one double-page plate of Tibetan characters (title lightly spotted, plates and leaves nearby somewhat foxed), original boards (rebacked), uncut. FIRST EDITION of the first account of Tibet written by an Englishman until Bogle and Manning's narratives were published seventy-five years later.
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