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THE STORY OF CLIMBING Francis Gribble 1904 1st ed Hardcover Near Fine
By Gribble, Francis
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London, 1904, 1st edition. 1st Edition. 180 pp, photo plate at frontispiece and 19 other b/w photos. Blue cloth pictorial Hardcover with mountain illustration on front cover and gilt spine title. Near Fine condition.

The appendix includes A Table of First Ascents plus Alpine Books, Alpine Journals and Guidebooks sections, along with a useful index. One of the books from The Story Of... children"s series. The publisher's 2-page advertisement entitled The Library of Useful Stories lists the other books in the series.

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