Maillart, Ella K.


From Peking to Kashmir. William Heinemann 1937.
Reprint. xvi + 312pp. Numerous ills. from photos., folding map. Some sporadic spotting, lightly browned, in lightly soiled and chipped d/w. with loss head of spine and across head of lower part of d/w. First published in France in the same year as ‘Oasis Interdites.’ The Author’s second book, covering her eight month march through the Gobi and Takla Makan deserts to the gorges of the Hindu Kush in the company of one Peter Fleming, his account published as ‘News from Tartary.’
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