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Journal of a Tour through part of the Snowy Range of the Himala Mountains,
and to the Sources of the Rivers Jumna and Ganges. London Rodwell and Martin, Bond Street. 1820
First edition 4to, pp.xx, 548, large folding engraved map measuring 63 x 71 cm. End-papers spotted, but otherwise a very clean fresh copy bound in contemporary calf, spine richly gilt. Minor rubbing to edges. Map foxed. Armorial bookplate of Christopher Turnor, Stoke Rochford Library. Later gift inscription. Christopher Turnor (1809-1886) built Stoke Rochford Hall in Lincolnshire in the 1840s.
An early collection of Nepalese Proverbs
Nepali ukhanko postak. [Nepali Proverbs.]
Darjeeling Gorkha Press 1908
First edition. 8vo, 21 x 13 cm; pp. [ii], 76; 1 plate, depicting a beaver. Text in Nepali. A very good copy bound in contemporary cloth, neatly re-cased. Ownership inscription of Ralph Lilley Turner.
Basel and Leiden only.
A Garland of Precious Gems or a Collection of Edifying Tales, told in a Metrical Form, belonging to the Mahayana. Tokyo 1954
First edition pp.xxv, 481, 38, 2 plates. Romanized Sanskrit text. Oriental Library Series D. Volume 3. One of 500 copies printed. A very good copy in original cloth.