Dec 17, 2019 - Sale 2527

Sale 2527 - Lot 325

Price Realized: $ 875
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Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
[MAZUCHELLI, NINA ELIZABETH], A Lady Pioneer. The Indian Alps and How We Crossed Them. Being a Narrative of Two Years' Residence in the Eastern Himalayas and Two Months Tour into the Interior. xvi, 612 pages illustrated with a profusion of wood engravings, 10 fine chromolithographed plates (one finished by hand), lithographed folding map with outline hand-color. Royal 8vo, 10 1/2x7 1/2 inches, publisher's richly gilt red pictorial morocco, all edges gilt and gauffered, clay endpapers, bright and attractive with only light wear; internally clean save for offsetting to leaves facing each plate; author's contemporary ink inscription to verso of frontis, her monogram also appearing in graphite at the close of the preface; an outstanding copy. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1876...