By: JEFFERIES, RICHARD: WHYMPER, CHARLES:
London, Smith Elder & Co., 1896 New Edition:
Seller ID: 81955
Hardback, Size 8 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine, gilt pictorial vignette to front with blind embossed paneled boards. Dark navy blue endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and ends of spine. A couple of minor handling marks to boards else cloth clean and bright. Endpapers clean and bright. Some minor tanning to frontis & title page from tissue guard. Else a very clean and tight copy. Illustrated with 42 B&W wood-engravings by Charles Whymper. (frontis also appears on p11.) Previously serialised in "Pall Mall", this was h... View More...