Dive deeper into Steve Fossett the collector. Better known for his adventurous pursuits in aeronautics, mountaineering, racing and boating, Fossett was also a careful collector who built an exceptional library to reflect his personal interests. Part II of the collection to be sold at auction provides a final opportunity to own a piece from this epic adventurers’ personal library. The selection, which was curated alongside Part I offered in November 2018, furthers the examples of all major adventure and exploration categories such as mountaineering, Arctic and Antarctic exploration, aeronautics and yachting as well as African, Asian, Central Asian and South American exploration, to name a few.
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