Amazing Traveler : Isabella Bird
The Biography of A Victorian AdventurerBook - 1994
Award-winning biography of 19th adventurer Isabella Bird who visited Colorado, Hawaii, and Australia, and gallivanted around Japan, China, Korea, Russia, and Tibet writing best-selling books about her travels. She was the first woman Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, was given an award by the King of Hawaii, and was presented to Queen Victoria.
Publisher: Boulder, CO : Blue Penguin, c1994.
Characteristics: 224 p. :,ill., ports. ;,22 cm.