Item #130641 Edward Whymper. F. S. SMYTHE.
Edward Whymper
Edward Whymper

Edward Whymper

London, Hodder and Stoughton Limited, 1940.

Octavo, xiv, 330 pages with a map and 3 illustrations plus 24 full-page plates and two large folding maps at the rear.

Ribbed cloth; spine slightly sunned and marked; bottom edge slightly bumped; top edge a little foxed; last leaf with slight silverfish damage (not affecting text); endpapers discoloured; a very good copy.

Edward Whymper (1840-1911), British mountaineer and artist, who was associated with the exploration of the Alps and was the first man to climb the Matterhorn ("Britannica" website).

Item #130641

Price (AUD): $150.00

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