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Southern Tibet : discoveries in former times compared with my own researches in 1906-1908
Bib ID 584630
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
 
Description Stockholm : Lithographic Institute of the General Staff of the Swedish Army, [1916]-1922 
9 volumes : illustrations, maps (some folded) ; 29 cm. + 3 atlases (maps (some colour) ; 40 cm.) 
Incomplete contents
  • V. 1. Lake Manasarovar and the sources of the great Indian rivers : from the remotest antiquity to the end of the eighteenth century
  • v. 2. Lake Manasarovar and the sources of the great Indian rivers : from the end of the eighteenth century to 1913
  • v. 3. Trans-himalaya
  • v. 4. Kara-korum and Chang-tang
  • v. 5. Petrographie and geologie / von Anders Hennig
  • v. 6. pt. 1. Die meteorologischen beobachtungen / bearb. von Nils Ekholm. pt. 2. Les observations astronomiques / calculeeś et red́igeés par K.G. Olsson. pt. 3. Botany / C.H.Ostenfeld [[3v in 1?]]
  • v. 7. History of explorations in the Karakorum Mountains
  • v. 8. pt. 1. The Ts'ungling Mountains / by Sven Hedin and Albert Hermann. pt. 2. Die westlan̈der in der chinesischen kartographie / von Albert hermann. pt. 3. Zwei osttur̈kische manuskripkarten / unter mitwirkung von A. v. Le Coq; hrsg. von Albert Hermann. pt. 4. Chinesische umschreibungen von al̈teren geographischen namen / zusammengestellt von A. Hermann.
  • v. 9. pt. 1. Journeys in eastern Pamir. pt. 2. Osttur̈kishe namenliste mit erklar̈ungsversuch / von A. v. Le Coq. pt. 3. Zur geologie von Ost-Pamir, auf grundlage der von Sven Hedin gesammelten gesteinsproben / von Bror Asklund. pt. 4. Eine chinesche beshreibung von Tibet vennutlich von Julius Klaproth / nach Amiot's ub̈ersetzung beard. hrsg. von Erich Han̈isch. Das Goldstromland im chinesisch-tibetischen grenzgebiete nach dem grossen kriegswerk vom jahre 1781 dargestellt / von Erich Han̈isch. pt. 5. General index.
 
Notes

Some of the vols. have text in French or German.

Atlases consist of 1 v. of Atlas of Tibetan panorama and 2 v. of maps.

Subjects Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Discovery and exploration.

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