The Pioneers of the Alps

London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1888. Second edition. 4to. viii, 180 pp. Illustrated from photographs and wood engravings, plates, 22 photogravure portrait plates, dedication leaf with an additional small photogravure portrait. Neate 197: "Illustrated with Abney's superb photographic portraits. The second edition is the nicest version." Signature or inscription clipped from top of title page not affecting text, else very good. Original gilt-stamped decorated burgundy cloth. (#7867). Item #60820

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