Kingdon-Ward, Frank - FROM CHINA TO HKAMTI LONG
Kingdon-Ward, Frank. FROM CHINA TO HKAMTI LONG. London, 1924, Edward Arnold & Co., First U.K. Edition. 317 pp, plus 1 page adverts, 1 folding map, frontispiece and 21 other B&W photographs. Most scarce of all of Kingdon-Ward's famous plant-hunting books, it was never reprinted and extremely hard to find. His pioneering work discovering plants, especially in Burma and along Himalayan frontiers is highly respected and used as institutional references. Early botanical explorations. Rare. Shelf wear, spotted boards, foxing, no DJ, VG-.