Isabella L. Bird

From her wikipedia page:

Isabella Lucy Bird, married name Bishop FRGS 15 October 1831 – 7 October 1904), was a nineteenth-century British explorer, writer, photographer, and naturalist.  With Fanny Jane Butler she founded the John Bishop Memorial hospital in Srinagar. She was the first woman to be elected Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.

Titles by Author

Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

by Isabella L. Bird

The first-hand account of an intrepid woman's exploration of Japan's interior in 1878.