Summer Months Among The Alps

By: Hinchliff Thomas W.

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A classic of the Golden Age. Hinchliff was a lawyer, botanist and traveller, whose climbing career was curtailed by a shotgun accident to his hand. He was president of the Alpine Club, 1875-7, and his book and his personality were decisive influences on contemporary mountaineering.

Title: Summer Months Among The Alps

Author Name: Hinchliff Thomas W.

Categories: Mountaineering,

Edition: 1857 First Edition

Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts: 1857

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: xviii, 312pp, 4 plates, 3 maps, original reddish brown cloth with gilt designs, corners rounded, small damp mark to margin of frontispiece, light foxing to tissue guards and plates, internally very clean, VG+. A most attractive copy of a very scarce title indeed.

Seller ID: 68002

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