The Throne Of The Gods.

HEIM, ARNOLD AND GANSSER, AUGUST.

Publisher

The Macmillan Company.

Place

New York

Date

1939

Synopsis

An account of the first swiss expedition to the himalayas. by arnold heim and august ganser. translated by eden and cedar paul. with 220 plates in photogravure, 18 sketches in the text, 11 musical items, 2 panoramas and 1 relief map.

Item Description

Large 8vo. 9.5 x 6.5 inches. xxv + [i] + 233 + [3] pp. Illustrated by 120 pages of photographic plates, 2 folding panoramas, coloured folding map in pocket at end and by 18 text figures, including 9 musical items. Detailed and well illustrated account of the Swiss Himalaya Expedition of 1936, first published in German as Thron der Gotter in 1939. By two Swiss geologists and explorers, Arnold Albert Heim (1882-1965), the expedition leader and Augusto Gansser (1910-2012)

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