The Indian Alps and How We Crossed Them. N. E. Mazuchelli.

The Indian Alps and How We Crossed Them

London: Longmans Green, 1876. First. Hardcover. by a Lady Pioneer. 612 pp, 10 chromolithgraphed plates and a folding map.All edges gilt. Authoress was the first woman to make such a long journey through the Himalayas. An interesting travelgoue of a journey that was beset with problems from the start but which went on in spite of all obstacles. Now considered a classic. Minor offsetting of plates otherwise nice inside. The priginal red gilt and stamped cloth is vg, with rubbing along bottom edges and wear at thick beveled board corners. Original spine relaid on new one. VG. Item #1282

Price: $900.00

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