To the Top of the Continent - Discovery, Exploration and Adventure in Sub-arctic Alaska. The First Ascent of Mt. McKinley, 1903-1906

By: Cook, Frederick A.

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Ex-library. Rebound. Library stamps, labels, and markings. Circular library blind-stamp to corner of each plate. The two plate leaves called for to face pages 152,153 are instead facing pages 234, 235. One plate leaf with abrasions to illustrations along left edge. ; UK edition. xxi, [3], 321, [1 (blank)] pages + colour frontispiece + 24 black-and-white plate leaves. 13 other illustrations within the pagination, including some full-page maps and illustrations. Rebound. Page dimensions: 221 x 150mm. Mountaineering. [Bibliographical reference: Neate p. 49 - "Dr Cook claimed to have made the first ascent of McKinley but this was later proved to be false."]

Title: To the Top of the Continent - Discovery, Exploration and Adventure in Sub-arctic Alaska. The First Ascent of Mt. McKinley, 1903-1906

Author Name: Cook, Frederick A.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1909

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20635