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A Lady Explorer's Personal Library

A nice little trunk holding the personal library of a lady explorer. The trunk is of varnished but unstained cherry wood with cream kid hinges and handles with polished brass closures and feet. The trunk includes:

     a roll of maps
     a secretaire containing letters, telegrams, a journal and book of field notes, and a copy of the P&O Steamer Co. timetables.
     a copy of "Aglaia" magazine, the "Journal Of The Healthy And Artistic Dress Union"
     histories and biographies of several notable women explorers, including Gertrude Bell's The Desert and the Town
                   ,
Edith Durham's High Albania, Isabella Bird's Among the Tibetans. The books and magazine are blank inside.

This product was added to our catalog October 14, 2016

$220.00