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


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.

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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!


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