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Nepal (about 2,500), an independent native State in North India, occupying a narrow mountainous territory along and including the southern slopes of the Himalayas, which separate it from Thibet; consists mainly of valleys and intervening mountain ridges, among which dwell various hill tribes, the dominant race being the hardy Goorkhas.

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Images

Image Name
Tibetan Woman using a Sling for throwing Stones
The Residency at Katmandu
A Copper-gilt Shrine at the Temple of Shambunath
Shrine dedicated to Ganesh at Patan
Yaks and Ponies conveying Wool across the Frontier
A Tibetan Baby Girl
One of the Lumpa Peaks and part of the Charles Landor Glacier
A Typical Native of N.W. Nepal
Title Page
Map of Kashmir to Illustrate Routes
A Sea of Mist
The Tinker Pass, Nepal-Tibet
In the Durbar Square at Bhatgaon
A Phantom Lion of Gigantic Proportions
Entrance to the Temple of Bhavani at Bhatgaon
Interior of Tibetan Temple
Fountains in the Garden at Balaji
The Nui Glacier
A Corner of the Durbar Square, Patan
The Highest Mountain Altitude ever reached by a Human Being
The Darbar at Patan
Calling Two Followers lost in the Storm
A Troublesome Descent on Vertical Rocks
Over a Pass in a Coming Storm
A Tibetan Girl
Elongated Shadows on a Sea of Mist
The Elfrida Landor Glacier, Nepal
The Sacred Swings of Debi Dhura
General View of the Nepal Valley, showing the Effects of Erosion
Steps of the Nvatpola Deval, or the Temple of the Five Stages, at Bhatgaon
A Tibetan Spy in the Disguise of a Beggar approaching the Author's Camp
Metal Statue of Raja Bhupatindra Mall, Durbar Square, Bhatgaon
The Chuhair Minar Gate of Hyderabad
A Shrine of Curious Buddha Images
The Late Nawab Mir Turab
The First View of the Nepal Valley from the Chandragiri Pass
Interior of a Buddhist Temple at Penyangchi
Tibetan Women cleaning Wool
Sketch of the Panorama from the Takht-i-Sulaiman (West-North-East)
Erecting Chokdens (Cairns) on the Savage Pass
Tibetan Dogs
Tobogganing made easy
The Makka Mosque and Tombs of the Nigams at Hyderabad
Title Page
Tibetan Woman of the Commoner Class
An Oriel Window in Bhatgaon
Back Cover
A Perilous Crossing
A. Henry Savage Landor and the Four Men who accompanied him on his Ascent to 23,490 feet above Sea-Level
Front Cover
Tibetan Dance with Sword and Kata (Veil of Friend-ship)
Tibetan Games. Stone-Throwing
Rocks of all Sizes rolled with great Force down the Mountain Side
The Back of the Durbar at Katmandu
Yellow Lamas with Prayer-Wheels
Tibetan Women weaving
Tibetan Boy in his Gold-embroidered Hat
A Window of Carved Wood at Bhatgaon
The Territories of the Maharaja of Jummoo and Kashmir
Title Page
"Chakzal, Chakzal" - the Tibetan Salutation
A Weird Old Man of N.W. Nepal
Sketch Map Showing the Mountain and River Systems of Sikkim
The Range of Himalayan Snows seen from the Valley of Nepal
A Picturesque Corner, Pashpatti
Tibetan Man spinning Wool
A Little Boy learning to Pray
Entrance to the Durbar at Patan
The Sacrifice of a Yak
The Dominions of the Nizam of Haidarabad including Berar
Sketch Map to Illustrate the Diaries in Nepal and Sikkim
Statuette in Copper-gilt of Maitreya, the Coming Buddha
A Daramsalla
Details of a Temple Doorway at Bhatgaon
General View of Pashpatti, the "Place of the Dead"
An Old Lady and her Prayer-Wheel
Clouds forming on the Snow-Line
Tibetan Goat
Ruins of Martand near Islamabad
An Awkward Moment
A Race for the Kata
The Golden Gate of the Durbar Hill, Bhatgaon
Copper-gilt Figure of "Tara" at Shambu-Nath
Author's Tents, A Camp in Nepal
An Ambidexter Lama Sculptor carving an Inscription on the Face of a Rock
The Main Street of Katmandu
Entrance to the Temple of Ganeshthan, near Bhatgaon
Red Lamas
A Balancing Feat
In the Durbar Square at Bhatgaon
Title Page
Woman and Child praying before a Shrine inside a Stone-Throwing Tent
The Shalmar Gardens near Srinagar
Front Cover
A Picturesque Old Fellow
A Nepalese Lady

Maps

Map Name
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Map of Kashmir to Illustrate Routes (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - The Dominions of the Nizam of Haidarabad including Berar (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Sketch Map Showing the Mountain and River Systems of Sikkim (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - City and Environs of Srinagar in Kashmir (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Sketch Map to Illustrate the Diaries in Nepal and Sikkim (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - Map of India (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - The Territories of the Maharaja of Jummoo and Kashmir (1887)

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