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Twenty Years In The Himalaya -- 1910 FIRST EDIITON by  C. G Bruce - 1st Edition - 1910 - from JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS (SKU: 002358)

Twenty Years In The Himalaya -- 1910 FIRST EDIITON

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Twenty Years In The Himalaya -- 1910 FIRST EDIITON

by Bruce, C. G

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  • hardcover
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Condition
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London: Edward Arnold, 1910. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. FIRST EDITION 1910. Rebound in navy cloth with gilt lettering spine. Complete with all plates, maps, pages. Text block very slightly trimmed. Old owner name and date 1932 on front pastedown where bookplate removed. No other owner marks or writing on any pages. Solid binding, clean pages, light foxing on only a few pages (nearly all pages have no foxing). Crease mark lower front cover and cracking to front pastedown paper corresponding to crease mark on cover (see photo). Page 81 has a small paper repair in the outside margin (see photo). The book measures 213mm tall x 150mm and has 335 pages + 20 pages of ads at end, 60 b/w photos, colored folding map at end, index. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL ITEM BEING OFFERED

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Bookseller
JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002358
Title
Twenty Years In The Himalaya -- 1910 FIRST EDIITON
Author
Bruce, C. G
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Edward Arnold
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1910
Keywords
MOUNTAINEERING, MOUNTAIN CLIMBING, BERGSTEIGEN, ALPINISMUS, ALPINISM, ALPINISMO, ALPINISME, ARRAMPICATA, HIMALAYA, HIMALAYAS, CENTRAL ASIA

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JP Mountain Books sells mountaineering books, exploration and discovery books, some polar books, books about mountains, some true adventure books, high altitude cook books.

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gilt
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text block
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bookplate
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