NOBLE, Christina. At Home in the Himalayas. London, Collins, 1991.
8vo. Original board with illustrated wrappers; pp. 210, plates after photographs; near-fine.
First edition, signed presentation copy, inscribed and dated 1991 on title-page. 'In 1970 Chrisitna Noble walked through the mountains from Simla to Kashmir and decided to set up a business which would organize trekking holidays in the West Himalayas. She has spent a large part of each year in Manali, at the head of the Kullu valley, ever since' (blurb, inside front flap). - Signed copies of this book are very uncommon.