Burma’s Icy Mountains :: F. Kingdon-Ward

Burma’s Icy Mountains :: F. Kingdon-Ward soon to be presented for sale on the fantastic BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: Jonathan Cape, 1949, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Black & white photographs; Fold-out maps; Frontispiece;

From the cover: Mr. Kingdon-Ward, famous explorer and plant-hunter, here tells the story of two expeditions to the mountains of Northern Burma. Though the region has been surveyed on the ¼ scale (and much of it on the ½), it is virtually unexplored. On its extreme frontier rises a group of snow peaks nearly twenty…

Good in Poor Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper worn at the edges, with loss to the spine ends and corners, and grubby overall. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Pages lightly age-tanned.

Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 287 pages. 8″ x 5½”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Exploration catalogue?


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