WORKMAN Fanny Bullock; William Hunter.

The call of the snowy Hispar.


The call of the snowy Hispar.
A narrative of exploration and mountaineering on the Northern frontier of India.
London, Constable, 1910.

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Account of Workmans’ fourth expedition to the Karakoram in 1908. The Hispar Pass is situated near Gilgit and Nagir.


First edition. 8voxvi (24.5), 298pp., 2pp. advert, 2 folding maps, 1 coloured, 93 photographic plates, 20 photographic illustrations in the text, original burgundy cloth gilt, with pictorial illustration on upper cover, slipcase. A fine copy.

Provenance: MacRobert Trust (a family trust established by the Workmans’ daughter), bookplate.


Neate 929; Yakushi W231.


Stock ID: 92902