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THE DELECTABLE MOUNTAINS Douglas Busk 1946 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good 2 copies available
By Busk, Douglas
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London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1946, 1st edition. 274 pp, 37 b/w plates, illustrations, 4 foldout maps. Tan cloth hardcover with navy titles and rare dust jacket. Jacket is chipped, book is near fine. Very Good overall.

Busk was a British diplomat who climbed in the Pyrenees, Alps, Rockies and Iran. Includes account of climbs in the Alps with Armand Charlet, Pyrenees, USA and an interesting chapter on climbing Demavend in North Iran.


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