London, Glasgow and Bombay: Blackie and Son Limited, N.D. Early UK edition. Hardcover. 384pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Original pictorial green cloth, with wear to the spine and board edges (pictorial stamping still bold). The text block is periodically cracked. There is a bookseller's ticket on the front pastedown, and a small paper pocket on the rear pastedown. Frontispiece plus 5 plates. #1020 in "American Lost-Race Fiction: The Stuart Teitler Collection," a catalog produced in 2008 by Serendipity Books of Berkeley, California. Good. Item #58123
A boys adventure story involving a secret expedition to the holy city of Lhasa in the heart of Tibet. The goal of the expedition is to restore the sacred moonstone to the eye of the War God in the Dalai Lama's palace.