Workman, Fanny Bullock and William Hunter Workman

Two Summers in the Ice-Wilds of Eastern Karakoram the Exploration of Nineteen Hundred Square Miles of Mountain and Glacier

Published: T. Fisher Unwin Limited

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Quarto. Bound in the original brown decorated cloth. Gilt title. Original pictorial dust wrapper with advertising on the back panel. Three maps, all folding. 134 plates most in photogravure and a number mounted proof plates. Clean, crisp without any faults. Housed in a custom lined slipcase.

Bibliography
Neate W 126.

Note
The Workman's 5th and last Karakoram expedition 1911-12. They explored the Hush Valley, Saltoro and Baltoro Glaciers. This being a family copy inscribed on the front free endpaper to Iain Workman MacRobert by William Hunter, his grandfather. Dated April 30th, 1925. This is also the Brooke-Hitchings copy with his pencil notation. an amazing copy in an amazing dust wrapper. It would be difficult to imagine a better copy!

£3100

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