Bhutan, a kingdom of the eastern Himalayas by Guy van Strydonck

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Published by Shambhala, Distributed in the United States by Random House in Boston, New York .

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Statementphotographs, Guy van Strydonck ; texts, Françoise Pommaret-Imaeda, Yoshiro Imaeda ; English translation, Ian Noble.
ContributionsPommaret-Imaeda, Françoise., Imaeda, Yoshiro.
LC ClassificationsDS485.B503 S77 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2860810M
ISBN 10087773321X, 0394545400
LC Control Number84023610

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