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(MOUNTAINEERING.) THE PINNACLE CLUB. The Pinnacle Club Journal.
[No place] : 1924-73First editions, a scarce mountaineering set; a continuous run of the first fifteen journals published by one of the earliest British women-only climbing clubs, with contributions from leading female climbers such as Eleanor Winthrop Young, Dorothy Pilley, Nea Morin, and Dorothea Gravina. Copac locates continuous runs at just seven institutions, and... Learn More£850.00
Stock Code: 131221
CONWAY, Sir William Martin. The Alps from End to End.
London : 1895First edition, limited issue of 100 copies on thick paper; this the author's copy, copy No. 1 with manuscript limitation statement on the second blank and numbered in ink on the half-title. A handful of minor corrections or annotations to the text, together with a number of insertions: an original photograph of the Petites Dents de Veisivi; the catalogue... Learn More£1,650.00
Stock Code: 140240
HAWES, Sir Benjamin. A Narrative of an Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc.
[London] : 1828First and only edition. Presentation copy on large paper of this cornerstone of mountaineering literature, inscribed "With William Hawes sic compliments to effaced Louis Miéville" on the title page, extremely uncommon with the plate of comparative mountain heights and of Saussure's ascent: Neate implies that copies were issued with either one or the... Learn More£7,500.00
Stock Code: 118829