BRITISH MOUNTAINEERS

By: Smythe, F. S

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London: Collins, 1946.. 1946.. Very good. - Small quarto [9 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], green paper covered boards in a matching dust wrapper. The boards are lightly rubbed & bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed, slightly darkened & lightly chipped. 46 & [2] pages. 8 full-page color illustrations and 22 full-page & textual illustrations in black & white. There is light offsetting to the front pastedown & endpaper from a newspaper cutting laid in. Very good in a good dust wrapper.

Second printing of a title in the "Britain in Pictures" series.

The newspaper cutting, which is in French, is a fairly lengthy two-column article about an Edward Whymper expedition in the Alps, titled "Au Cervin: La chute des compagnons de Whymper". Dust jacket present.

Title: BRITISH MOUNTAINEERS

Author Name: Smythe, F. S

Categories: Mountaineering,

Publisher: London: Collins, 1946.: 1946.

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 17940

Keywords: MOUNTAINEERING; BRITISH MOUNTAINEERS; F. S. SMYTHE; BRITAIN IN PICTURES; ILLUSTRATIONS; HISTORY OF MOUNTAINEERING; ALPS; HIMALAYAS; ALBERT SMITH; EDWARD WHYMPER; CHARLES HUDSON; MONT BLANC; MATTERHORN; EVEREST.