Seven Years in Tibet by Heinrich Harrer first edition 1953

$85.00

Seven Years in Tibet by Heinrich Harrer first edition 1953

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This is the autobiographical account of a young Austrian adventurer, mountain climber, and skier and his escape from a British internment camp in India and through his passage thru the Himalayan passes to the Forbidden City of Lhasa in Tibet.  It was the basis for the movie with Brad Pitt.  The book is enhanced by the author’s vivid descriptions of Tibetan customs and numerous photographs.  The book is in very good condition; the spine is tight and the cover is clean with minor wear.  Owners name handwritten on inside first page, all pages are clear and easily readable.  There are portions of the original dust jacket included.  See photographs for condition.  This is a wonderful historical book and would be an excellent addition to anyone’s book collection.  The book is about 6″ x 8-1/2″ x 1-1/4″, 314 pages, and about 2 lbs.+/-  with packaging.