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MY CLIMBS IN THE ALPS AND CAUCASUS.
Mummery, A.F.

MY CLIMBS IN THE ALPS AND CAUCASUS.

T. Fisher Unwin 1895.
1st Ed. Royal 8vo. xii + 360pp. Frontis., litho. plate, 9 photogravure plates, 21 ills. Text broken between pp.272-3, light browning, 7 plates stained intruding onto leaves and occasionally elsewhere including prelims., pp.115-129 heavily stained, hinges cracked, ex.-libris L.M. Earle, original gilt lettered cloth, minor marking, spine sl. chipped, t.e.g. Illustrated by Joseph Pennell and others. Neate M181. ‘Mummery was an expert rock-climber and alpinist who made many important climbs in the Mont Blanc region. He led an expedition to Nanga Parbat in 1895, with Collie and Bruce, and disappeared whilst reconnoitring.’
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