From The Roof of the World Booklet

Read about the first time that Tibetan monks visited the UK and Europe a hundred years ago at the invitation of the entrepreneur and film maker Captain John Noel to promote the seminal silent film, 'The Epic of Everest', documenting the attempt at the summit of Mount Everest by George Mallory and Sandy Irvine in 1924.  Contains details of Captain Noel, his cameras, the film and the visit of the lamas and their tour in 1924-25.  16 pp. Colour/b&w