Freshfield | Round Kangchenjunga, 1903
Freshfield | Round Kangchenjunga, 1903
Freshfield | Round Kangchenjunga, 1903
Freshfield | Round Kangchenjunga, 1903
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Freshfield | Round Kangchenjunga, 1903

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 GBP

Freshfield | Round Kangchenjunga, 1903

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

FRESHFIELD, DOUGLAS W.

Round Kangchenjunga. A Narrative of Mountain Travel and Exploration. London: Edward Arnold, 1903


FIRST EDITION, 8vo (252 x 152mm.), half-title, 2 folding coloured maps, 43 photo illustrations on 41 plates (1 folding panorama), loosely inserted, and not called for, is an uncoloured slightly smaller scale version of the Sketch Map of the Glaciers with several variations, particularly the elevations, original red cloth gilt, uncut, blue slipcase


LITERATURE:

Yakushi (1994) F204a


PROVENANCE:

The Library of Franklin Brooke-Hitching, sale in these rooms, 30 September 2014, lot 532

Condition Report

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Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History
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