-- bibliography --
A list of published books by Frank Kingdon-Ward.|
FKW also published inumerable articles in a variety of magazines. I do not intend to attempt a list of these; EVER!
+ amazon, if avail.
|On the road to Tibet.||1910||Shanghai Mercury ltd. Shanghai.||Original is EXTREMELY RARE.
Brand new reprint Ulm/Donnau 2006 isbn 3-931997-26-X available from www.amazon.de in English only.
|£ Land of the Blue Poppy
$ The Land of the Blue Poppy: Travels of a Naturalist in Eastern Tibet
|1913||Cambridge university press.||Said to be one of Frank's best books.|
£ In farthest Burma.
$ In Farthest Burma.
|1921||Seely Service and Co.|
£ Mystery Rivers of Tibet.
$ Mystery Rivers of Tibet.
|1921||Seely Service and Co.|
|£ From China to Hkamt i Long||1924||Edward Arnold and co.|
|The romance of plant hunting.
$ The romance of plant hunting
|1924||Edward Arnold and co.|
£ Riddle of the Tsangpo Gorges
$ Riddle of the Tsangpo Gorges
|1926||Edward Arnold and co.|
|Rhododendrons for everyone.
$ Rhododendrons for everyone, (The Gardeners' chronicle handbooks)
|1926||The gardener's chronicle ltd.|
£ Plant Hunting on the Edge of the World.
$ Plant hunting on the edge of the world.
|Plant hunting in the wilds.
$ Plant hunting in the wilds, (Pioneer series)
|1931||Figurehead (pioneer series)|
|The loom of the east.
$ The loom of the East,
|1932||Martin Hopkinson Ltd.|
|A plant hunter in Tibet.
$ A plant hunter in Tibet (The Odyssey library)
|The romance of gardening.
$ The romance of gardening
£ Plant Hunter's Paradise
$ Plant hunter's paradise,
$ Assam adventure
|Modern exploration.||1945||Jonathan Cape.|
|About this earth.
$ About this earth;: An introduction to the science of geography
|Commonsense rock gardening.
$ Commonsense rock gardening
|Burma's icy mountains.
$ Burma's icy mountains
$ Rhododendrons (New gardening series)
£ Footsteps in civilization
$ Footsteps in civilization
|Plant hunter in Manipur||1952||Jonathan Cape.|
|Berried treasure||1954||Ward Lock and co. ltd. London and Melbourne.|
£ Return to the Irrawaddy
$ Return to the Irrawaddy
£ Pilgrimage for plants
$ Pilgrimage for plants
|1960||George C. Harrap and co. ltd.||Published pothsumously. Including a list of FKW publications.|
The following is a list of books which I think are relevant to the subject of this site.|
I would welcome any suggestions as this is an open ended list.
£ Frank Kingdon-Ward. Biography
$ Frank Kingdon-Ward
|Charles Lyte||The only published biography. Some factual errors but mostly accurate and informative.|
£ Himalayan Enchantment
$ Himalayan Enchantment
|An anthology, Edited by John Whitehead.||An excellent collection of Frank's writings.|
|Tibetan Trek||Ronald Kaulbak||The story of an expedition from the point of view of one of Frank's travelling companions.|
|Pack Up Your Medicines: 1939-1947||C.V.Hammond||The story of wartime field pharmacy. The author met FKW on his travels.|
|Manipur: Maid of the mountains||R. Constantine||Mentions FKW in respect of the search for wild tea.|
|Plant-hunting in China.||E.H.M. Cox||Covers the history from the earliest explorers to the time of FKW. Cox was a contemporary of Frank. His grandson is Kenneth Cox, who finally found the mythical falls and republished The Riddle of the Tsangpo Gorges.|
|My hill so strong||Jean Kingdon-Ward|
|Links to antiquarian booksellers.|
Courthay books. £
Horizon Books. $
Orangeberry books. £
Abe Books. $
I get commision on the following link. Thanks. Kingdon-Ward books at Amazon.
Biography page 1,
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