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TRUE TALES OF MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE FOR NON-CLIMBERS YOUNG AND OLD Aubrey Le Bland 1903 1st UK ed Less than Good condition
By Le Blond, Mrs Aubrey (Mrs. Main)
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London, Fisher Unwin, 1903, 1st ed. 299 pp, 36 plates. Thick hardcover, TEG. Spine is in poor condition, covers are intact and VG. Contents yellowed, VG. Binding is solid enough for reading.

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What is Mountaineering, A Few Words about Glaciers Avalanches, The Guides of the Alps, An Avalanche on the Haut-De-Cry, A Race for Life, Caught in an Avalanche on the Matterhorn, The Ice Avalanche of the Altels, An Avalanche which Robbed a Lady of a Garment, Lost in the Ice for Forty Years, The Most Terrible of all Alpine Tragedies, A Wonderful Slide Down a Wall of Ice, An Adventure on the Thrift Pass, The Perils of the Moming Pass, An Exciting Passage of the Col De Pilatte, An Adventure on the Aletsch Glacier, A Loyal Companion, A Brave Guide, A Wonderful Feat by Two Ladies, A Perilous Climb, A Fine Performance Without Guides, The Piz Scerscen Twice in Four Days, The First Ascent Of a Mont Blanc by a Woman, The Ascent of a Wall of Ice, The Aiguille Du Dru, The Most Famous Mountain in the Alps, The Conquest of the Matterhorn, The Whole Duty of the Climber Alpine Distress Signals.

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