A SUMMER IN HIGH ASIA; The Big Game of Baltistan and Ladakh, being a record of sport and travel in Baltistan and Ladakh. Adair F. E. S.

A SUMMER IN HIGH ASIA; The Big Game of Baltistan and Ladakh, being a record of sport and travel in Baltistan and Ladakh.

W. Thacker & Co. 1899 London, 1st edn, 286pp, 67 illus, fold-out map, decorated cover. A very good PLUS copy in bright original pictorial cloth showing ibex on the front cover and a rifle and sheep horns on the spine. One corner with small bump. Item #000005

Author traveled to Leh, Gya, etc. in 1894. On the way he pursued the mountain game of the Tibetan high plateau. Adair hunted all the sheep species (such as Tibetan argali) as well as ibex, making this book a much sought after item.

Price: $900.00

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