From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet. Vikram Seth.
From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet

From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet

London: Chatto & Windus, 1983. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. A Very Good or better copy of the first edition, first printing in the Publisher's original orange cloth with the spine lettered in gilt (gentle bumps to the front board's leading corners, slight wear to the board corners, small pushes to the bottom edge of each board, in a Fine dust jacket with a price sticker to the front flap's lower right corner; Vikram Seth's work about his hitchhiking from Nanjing University where he was a postgraduate student to his home in Delhi by way of Tibet, a land of which he had little to no knowledge until he hitchhiked through it, but which trip led to this well-received travel book, Seth's Debut Book of Nonfiction which follows the 1980 publication of this first book, "Mappings", a book of Poetry. "From Heaven's Lake", however, his first book to be published by a mainline Publisher. Very good + / fine. Item #3101

Price: $35.00

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