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Peaks and lamas.

Marco Pallis

Peaks and lamas.

by Marco Pallis

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tibet (China),
  • Asia, Central
    • Subjects:
    • Buddha and Buddhism,
    • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel,
    • Asia, Central -- Description and travel,
    • Tibet (China) -- Religion

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS785 .P18 1949
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 397 p. :
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6047857M
      LC Control Number49007300
      OCLC/WorldCa2088022

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