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Indians Alps and how we crossed them

beinga narrative of two years" residence in the eastern Himalaya and two months" tour into the interior

by Nina Elizabeth Mazuchelli

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Published by Longmans, Green and Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Himalaya Mountains -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Attributed to Nina Elizabeth Mazuchelli.

    Statementby a lady pioneer ; illustrated by herself.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, [3], 612 p., [11] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages612
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19820700M


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