Item #03908 Afoot Through the Kashmir Valleys. Marion DOUGHTY.

Afoot Through the Kashmir Valleys

London: Sands & Company, 1901. First edition. Octavo; blue cloth boards stamped in gilt; top edge gilt, others deckle; xxxii, 276 pp.; 12 photographic plates, more than two dozen in text photographs. Neatly ex-library. Unobtrusive call & personal library numbers to spine, a few penciled numbers to ffep and title page, but no pocket or indications of other circulating markings. Doughty was one of a number of British women to travel to Kashmir and write detailed travelogues of their experiences. Her particular interest was botany and she collected over 200 species of plants, which she documents in this book. A well-preserved copy of the book; hinges are sound, pages are all clean and unmarked. VG+. Item #03908

Price: $65.00

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