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Lady's Exploration Trunk



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