Ice-Bound Heights Of The Mustagh. An Account of Two Seasons of Pioneer Exploration and High Climbing in the Baltistan Himalaya.

By: Workman Fanny Bullock & Workman William Hunter

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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.

Title: Ice-Bound Heights Of The Mustagh. An Account of Two Seasons of Pioneer Exploration and High Climbing in the Baltistan Himalaya.

Author Name: Workman Fanny Bullock & Workman William Hunter

Categories: Mountaineering,

Edition: 1908 First Edition

Publisher: Archibald Constable & Co.: 1908

Binding: hardcover

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., owner's signature, 3cm of head of front board is worn, corners rounded, first signs of cracking to front endpaper, VG in colour photocopy of original dw. An attractive copy.

Seller ID: 68351

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