Workman Fanny Bullock & Workman William Hunter
Title Ice-Bound Heights Of The Mustagh. An Account of Two Seasons of Pioneer Exploration and High Climbing in the Baltistan Himalaya.
Book Condition xvi, 444pp, 170 illustrations (many full-page), 4 colour and 3 photogravure plates (including 2 portraits), 2 folding maps, original decorative boards, t.e.g., truly Fine throughout in exceptional scarce VG+ dw. It is difficult to imagine another copy exists in any better condition.
Edition 1908 First Edition
Publisher Archibald Constable & Co. 1908
Seller ID 63675
Account of the Workmans’ exploration in Baltistan during 1902 and 1903. They explored the Chogo Lungma Glacier to its head, and ascended Mt. Chogo and Mt. Lungma. Much new ground was also covered including exploration of the Alchori, Hoh Lumba and Sosbon Glaciers.
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