WHYMPER, Edward.
WHYMPER, Edward. Scrambles in the alps in the years 1860-69. With Maps and Illustrations.  London. John Murray. 1893. (Fourth edition).  
(225 x 165). pp, xviii, (2), 468. 23 full page plates including frontispiece and coloured folding plate at rear. Black and white illustrations in text. 5 folding interlieved maps at rear with marginal creases and a small tear. Closed tear in rear free endpaper and some chips to page edges. Top edge gilt and others uncut. Cream and gilt cloth, a little browned, with gilt snowflake design. A good sound copy. Complete with original marbled paper covered slipcase, somewhat worn, but seldom seen. Bound by Zaehnsdorf. A heavy volume which will require extra postage to be quoted.
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