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PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

Workman, Fanny Bullock, and William Hunter Workman 
'ICE-BOUND HEIGHTS OF THE MUSTAGH: AN ACCOUNT OF TWO SEASONS OF PIONEER EXPLORATION AND HIGH CLIMBING IN THE BALTISTAN HIMALAYA'. LONDON: ARCHIBALD CONSTABLE & CO. LTD., 1908
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 USD
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119

PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

Workman, Fanny Bullock, and William Hunter Workman 
'ICE-BOUND HEIGHTS OF THE MUSTAGH: AN ACCOUNT OF TWO SEASONS OF PIONEER EXPLORATION AND HIGH CLIMBING IN THE BALTISTAN HIMALAYA'. LONDON: ARCHIBALD CONSTABLE & CO. LTD., 1908
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Workman, Fanny Bullock, and William Hunter Workman 
'ICE-BOUND HEIGHTS OF THE MUSTAGH: AN ACCOUNT OF TWO SEASONS OF PIONEER EXPLORATION AND HIGH CLIMBING IN THE BALTISTAN HIMALAYA'. LONDON: ARCHIBALD CONSTABLE & CO. LTD., 1908
8vo. 2 folding colored maps, 103 plates, 97 of which photographic, 3 photogravures, 3 colored reproductions of sketches, 65 in-text photographic illustrations. Original olive green pictorial cloth, top edge gilt, photo illustrated dust-jacket; jacket with minor restoration, spine panel of jacket sunned. Slipcase. 
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Provenance

The MacRobert Trust (i.e. the Workman Family Trust, by descent through Lady Rachel Workman MacRobert, bookplate to front free endpaper) — Franklin Brooke-Hitching (his initials to front free endpaper; his sale, Sotheby's London, 30 September 2015, lot 1382) 

Catalogue Note

First edition, the Brooke-Hitching copy. Fanny Workman was one of the earliest professional mountaineers, and set several women's altitude records.

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