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Tales of Tirah and Lesser Tibet

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton limited in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tirah (India),
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Tirah (India),
    • Jammu and Kashmir (India) -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lilian A. Starr ... with forewords by Lord Rawlinson & Sir John Maffey, ed. with an appreciation, by Basil Mathews.
      ContributionsMathews, Basil Joseph, 1879- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.T5 S7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p.
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6664989M
      LC Control Number24012002
      OCLC/WorldCa378440

      Excerpt from TIBETAN FOLK TALES THE CONY WHO GOT INTO BAD COMPANY ONCE UPON A TIME, a long, long time ago, when the world was young and new and the mountain tops were all peaks and the garden of Eden had not been pushed up towards the sky by the big high mountains of Central Tibet, men and animals understood each other.


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