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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 London by A & C Black (also available) ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 252, 16 pages View more info

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THE ALPS

By: Conway, Martin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1904

Order Number: 17490

Condition: Very Good-


First and last few pages with moderate dampstaining and light soiling. Endpapers bumpy ; Illustrated with 70 color-plates. Sir Martin Conway was both an historian and a mountaineer. Blue grey cloth, with pictorial design on front and spine ; 294 pages 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 illustrated mountain books of its time, published in London by A & C Black ; 8vo; 403 pages View more info

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THE ROAD FROM COORAIN

By: Conway, Jill Ker

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1993

Order Number: 14185

ISBN: 0394574567

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


INSCRIBED by author to title page ; 8vo; 238 pages View more info