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CLIMBING DAYS Dorothy Pilley 1935 1st edition Hardcover No DJ Less Than Good Condition
By Pilley, Dorothy
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London, 1935, 1st edition. 352 pp, photos. Original green cloth Hardcover with spine very worn, former owner's bookplate, no Dust Jacket, Readable copy in less than Good condition.

Climbing Days is a riveting account - often hilarious, frequently hair-raising - of a young woman's love affair with mountains, and of how she progressed from Snowdonia (in long skirts) to the Lake District and Scotland, the Alps and the Pyrenees, the Rockies and the Himalayas. An exhilarating classic which vividly brings to life the courage, humor and daring of many famous pioneers among the high peaks, this sparkling memoir is a must for all climbers - and wonderful entertainment even for those who feel weak at the thought. 

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