IRVING, R. L.:
Title A History of British Mountaineering
Publisher London B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1955 1st edition.
Seller ID 77061
Hardback. 9 x 6 inches. In blue cloth covers with black lettering to spine. Top edges blued. In very good condition. Corners bumped, spine darkened, scratch mark to front and mark to spine. Slight browning to endpapers. Some light foxing to outer page edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. The history of British mountaineers from the eighteenth century to the ascent of Everest in 1953. Stories of the men and the mountains they climbed. 240pp. 65 b&w photo plates.
BATSFORD PUBLICATIONS R.L. IRVING, History, British Mountaineering, eighteenth century, Everest, 1953, B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1955, 1st edition,