Matterhorn Man: the Life and Adventures of Edward Whymper

By: Unsworth, Walter

Price: NZ$52.50

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


127 pages + 10 illustrations on 8 plates + 4 in-text maps and diagrams. No signatures. Front flap of dustjacket is price-clipped with slight loss of text. Small bookseller's sticker on front endpaper. 1.5" closed tear in front panel of dustjacket. "The Matterhorn, the most spectacular mountain in the Alps, was first climbed by Whymper in 1865. In this anniversary volume, Walter Unsworth, himself a climber, tells the story of all that led up to the ascent, from the earliest attempts to the final successful tragic expedition. "; 8vo

Title: Matterhorn Man: the Life and Adventures of Edward Whymper

Author Name: Unsworth, Walter

Categories: test2, Category Available, Mountaineering,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1965

Binding: Original Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 001309

Keywords: Matterhorn Edward Whymper