Norway & its Glaciers visited in 1851 followed by Journals of Excursions in the High Alps of Dauphiné, Berne & Savoy
1853, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, A&C Black, Edinburgh, 1853. Tall 8vo, xxiv, 349 p. Complete with 2 coloured maps, 10 attractive chromolithograph plates & 22 text engravings. Small inscr, new endpapers, old repair with slight wear & marking to spine, else VG clean copy in original blind-stamped cloth gilt. Much on early mountaineering and glaciology, with an ascent of the Jungfrau. Neate F44 'A great classic', Perret 1708 'rare et recherché'.
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