romance of mountaineering. With 41 collotype reproductions, and maps and diagrams. by Irving, Robert Lock Graham

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Published by J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd. in London .

Written in English

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Paginationxiv, 331 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages331
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Open LibraryOL13529451M
LC Control Number47001454
OCLC/WorldCa28831735

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