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The roseof Tibet

Lionel Davidson

The roseof Tibet

by Lionel Davidson

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published 1962.

Statementby Lionel Davidson.
The Physical Object
Pagination320p. ;
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21539538M
ISBN 100575006382
OCLC/WorldCa222360

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It was followed by The Rose of Tibet (), A Long Way to Shiloh (), The Chelsea Murders () and Kolymsky Heights (). He was thrice the recipient of the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award and, inwas awarded the CWA's Cartier Diamond Dagger lifetime achievement award.

He died in /5(). The Rose of Tibet is an early Davison novel set duringyears of tense and fractious relations between the People’s Republic of China and Tibet. The protagonist, Charles Houston, travels illegally from India into Tibet in search of his missing brother.

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It starts quirkily with the second draft of a "latin -primer" and ends up there too. But inbetween there is a smashing adventure yarn with memorable characters from the "roof of the world"/5.

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The Rose of Tibet, if it is to be classified, is an adventure thriller, peppered with history, religion and politics. Its hero, Charles Houston, a failed artist bored with being an art teacher, sets out to find his brother Hugh, last heard of travelling with a film crew in Tibet.

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The reason for writing this review is because of the paperback edition that I purchased through Amazon, a so-called Faber Find published.

The Rose of Tibet is a classic adventure book and thoroughly up to Lionel Davidson's high standards. This was one of his first and it remains as charming and unique as when I first read it about 25 years ago.

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This one is an indolent art teacher, Houston, stuck in a rut in post-war London whilst his brother builds an exciting career in the film industry.

The Rose of Tibet by Lionel Davidson I hadnt realised how much I had missed the genuine adventure story until I read The Rose of Tibet. Graham Greene A filmmaker is reported dead near Mount Everest. His brother, Charles Houston, is convinced hes alive and is determined to find him.

Its a dangerous expedition. He travels from India to the forbidden land of Tibet. London: Victor Gollancz, First edition. Hardcover. First printing. Davidson's second book, a mystery set in Tibet.

A near fine copy with some slight bumping to the base of the spine in a close to near fine dust jacket that is lightly soiled. An, spectacular adventure lowers the threshold of disbelief by using a non-fictional frame (Davidson secures this story is a manuscript from dying Latin teacher, attempts to authenticate it for publication) and it retraces the fantastic experiences of Charles Houston in the distant ranches of ""the lifeless land"" - Tibet.

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