Deacock, Antonia - NO PURDAH IN PADAM
Deacock, Antonia. NO PURDAH IN PADAM. Being The Account Of The Women's Overland Himalayan Expedition 1958. London, 1960, George Harrap & Co, 1st U.K. ed. 208 pp. Endpaper & 1 other map, frontispiece & 23 more photos. Achievement against convention by adventurous three woman team, travelling overland by car from England to eastern Zanskar. From there they made a long trek, then 1st ascent of a mountain they named Biwi Giri. Signed by Antonia Deacock. DJ, VG+.