AMEDEO, H. R. H. Prince Luigi Amedeo di Savoia, Duke of the Abruzzi. DE FILIPPI, Filippo (Narrated by).
Title The Ascent of Mount St. Elias. [Alaska]. Narrated by Filippo de Filippi. Illustrated by Vittorio Sella and Translated by Signora Linda Villari with The Author's Supervision.
Publisher Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., London. 1900
Seller ID 34332
First edition, trade. Very large thick 8vo. xvi, 240pp. Frontis. (detached, but present) + 33 photogravure plates, + numerous ills. in text with four large folding panoramics and two folding maps, both coloured, at rear. Original green cloth gilt, extremities worn and rubbed, with head of spine very frayed, slightly affecting title piece, e/ps. browned, armorial bookplate, 4 inch tear to larger map. Some pages and plates coming loose, some occ. foxing o/w a VG copy of an extremely scarce item.
TRAVEL and TOPOGRAPHY mountaineering alaska