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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
Edition: 1857 First Edition
Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts: 1857
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.
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