The Perfumed Mountaineer

The Perfumed Mountaineer


Geographer Hayden Lorimer explores the life of William Arthur Poucher, also known as Walter, who published a three-volume handbook on cosmetics in 1923 and invented one of Yardley's signature scents during his career as a perfumer. However, he was also a pioneer of mountain photography and devised guidebooks for hillwalkers and climbers. From 2012.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Hayden Lorimer
Producer Tim Dee