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Crag Glacier Avalanche Daunt 1894

Crag Glacier Avalanche, Daunt, 1894

Crag, Glacier, and Avalanche; Narratives of Daring and Disaster. Achilles Daunt. London, 1894. With 13 illustrations.


Fine prize binding full brown calf with gold details and black title plate on spine. Gold dentelles. Marbled end papers. 1900 Prize book plate on front paste down. Mild shelf wear and scuffing. Front internal hinge starting to crack but boards securely attached. Spine ever so slightly cocked at the top edge. Internally clean, bright, and tight. Measures approximately 7.25 x 5.25 x 1.25 inches.