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THE STORY OF ALPINE CLIMBING Francis Gribble 1912 2nd ed Hardcover Very Good
By Gribble, Francis
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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1912, revsied and enlarged edition. 184 pages plus 20 full page b/w photograhs. Small blue cloth hardcover with stains to covers. Very Good.

An early history of alpine climbing from the earliest recorded days right through to the end of the Victorian era. Includes a table of First Ascents, plus a useful list of Alpine books, journals and guide books. 

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