The Call Of The Snowy Hispar. A Narrative of Exploration and Mountaineering on the Northern Frontier of India

By: Workman W.H. & F.B.

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Account of the Workman's fourth expedition to the Karakoram in 1908. They explored the Hispar glacier to the top of the Hispar Pass through Gilgit and Nagir, descending to Askole via the Biafo glacier.

Title: The Call Of The Snowy Hispar. A Narrative of Exploration and Mountaineering on the Northern Frontier of India

Author Name: Workman W.H. & F.B.

Categories: Mountaineering,

Edition: 1910 First Edition

Publisher: Constable and Company Ltd: 1910

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: 298pp, 113 illusts, 2 maps, original highly decorative red cloth, t.e.g., small insect hole to bottom corner of spine otherwise truly Fine throughout. A fantastic copy of a very scarce title.

Seller ID: 63674

Keywords: MOUNTAINEERING HIMALAYA - travel mountain alpinism bergsteigen rock climbing hill walking asia asian himalayan himalayas exploration discovery karakoram askole nagar rakaposhi pakistan