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Merzbacher was a highly accomplished Alpinist before he tackled the remote Caucasus mountains. He made two expeditions to the Tian-Shan mountains. He tells of being beaten by the peak, Khan-Tengri, but of discovering the largest glacier in the world, and a huge inland lake.
Title: The Central Tian-Shan Mountains 1902-1903
Edition: 1905 First Edition
Publisher: John Murray: 1905
Book Condition: ix, 294pp, 20 illusts, original blue cloth, t.e.g., a few string indents to edge of boards, a couple of faint blemishes to boards, light wear to extremities, private bookplate, top corner of front endpaper cut, VG.
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Seller ID: 68001
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