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CHAMONIX AND THE RANGE OF MONT BLANC: A GUIDE Edward Whymper 1907 12th edition Very Good
By Whymper, Edward
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London, 1907, 12th edition. 206 pp plus 48 pp of advertisements in the front and back, many in text ills, also contains several fold-out maps. The original paper cover is worn and darkened on the spine. The front and rear covers are still intact and very attractive. Condition overall Very Good. This copy is in better condition than many copies we see, as the paper covers were fragile if carried around a lot. 

Edward Whymper was very successful in his guides for Chamonix and Zermatt. Although he kept working as an artist for his family's firm throughout his life, he also tried as much as possible to make a living from the sale of his books. The guidebooks of course made money two ways, from the sale of copies, and also from the sale of advertising, with quite a bit from the hotels, railroads and others who saw it as a focused way to reach potential customers.  

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