Author:Conway, Martin (Sir)

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ACONCAGUA AND TIERRA DEL FUEGO A Book of Climbing, Travel and Exploration

By: Conway, Martin (Sir)

Price: $675.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1902

Order Number: 2209

Condition: Very Good+


Minor rubbing to top and bottom spine. Bookplate and previous owner's name on front endpaper. Pages a bit browned; Dark red boards with gilt lettering. Conway is a very famous mountaineer. He travelled widely in Europe, Egypt and the East; led an expedition in the Himalayas 1892; traversed the Alps 1894; explored in Spitsbergen, Bolivian Andes and Chile. He also wrote "The Alps", one of the most beautiful illustrated mountain books of its time, published in Londo... View more info

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THE BOLIVIAN ANDES A Record of Climbing & Exploration in the Cordillear Real in the Years 1898 and 1900

By: Conway, Martin (Sir)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1901

Order Number: 2216

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit faded and with apparent light dampstaining, also to back boards. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; Grey boards with brown lettering and pictorial design in color. B&w plates from photographs. Conway is a very famous mountaineer. He travelled widely in Europe, Egypt and the East; led expedition in Himalayas 1892; traversed Alps 1894; explored in Spitsbergen, Bolivian Andes and Chile. He also wrote "The Alps" one of the most beautiful illustr... View more info