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    W. A. Baillie-Grohman. Sport in The Alps, in the Past and Present. London: Adam & Charles Black, 1896. First edition. Octavo. Contemporary half red morocco over marbles boards. Some minor rubbing at extremities but a bright and tight copy. California mountaineer Vernon Howard's copy with his bookplate.

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    W. A. Baillie-Grohman. Sport in The Alps, in the Past and Present. London: Adam & Charles Black, 1896.

    First edition. Octavo. xv, [1], 356 pages. With eighteen full page plates and numerous intertextual illustrations.

    Contemporary half red morocco over marbles boards, spine compartments with gilt hunting devices and gilt lettering, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Armorial bookplate. Some minor rubbing at extremities but a bright and tight copy.

    California mountaineer Vernon Howard's copy with his bookplate. 



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