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Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers

ALPINE CLUB

A Series of Excursions by Members of the Alpine Club. Edited by John Ball. Fourth Edition.

BRIGHT COPY IN ORIGINAL CLOTH

Published: Longman Green Longman & Roberts, 1859

Stock code: 42232

Price: £340.00

With the contemporary trace ticket of Sanders of Upper Tooting on front paste-down, and binder's ticket of Edmonds & Remnants on rear paste-down. Published in the same year as the first edition. This edition has a new title-vignette and an extra woodcut illustration. This work is effectively the forerunner of the Alpine Club Journal. 'Commonly regarded as the cornerstone of any mountaineering collection' (Neate). An appendix lists all Alpine peaks above 12,000ft. Neate *18.