Workman W.H. & F.B.
Title The Call Of The Snowy Hispar. A Narrative of Exploration and Mountaineering on the Northern Frontier of India
Book Condition 298pp, 113 illusts, 2 maps, original highly decorative red cloth, t.e.g., small insect hole to bottom corner of spine otherwise truly Fine throughout. A fantastic copy of a very scarce title.
Edition 1910 First Edition
Publisher Constable and Company Ltd 1910
Seller ID 63674
Account of the Workman's fourth expedition to the Karakoram in 1908. They explored the Hispar glacier to the top of the Hispar Pass through Gilgit and Nagir, descending to Askole via the Biafo glacier.
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