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The Frosty Caucasus.

An account of a walk through part of the range and of an ascent of Elbruz in the summer of 1874.

Stock Code 93098

London, Longmans, 1875

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Grove was one of the ablest British climbers of the day and president of the Alpine Club, 1884-6. He also led the condemnation of guildeless climbing in the 1870s, against the Rev. Girdlestone.

First edition. 8vo, x, 341pp., 6 wood-engraved plates by Edward Whymper, folding map, original bluish-green cloth gilt, upper cover ruled in gilt, corners bumped, light stains to covers, a very good copy.
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Provenance: Evening College for Women, Queen Street, Brompton, circulating library (label to front free endpaper)

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