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Modern Mountaineering - Showell Styles

Faber & Faber, 1964, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. Edges of DJ ruffled.

This book combines a thorough grounding in the basic craft of mountain-climbing, from hill-walking through easy rock-climbing to ascents on snow and ice, with an account of the modern advanced climbing techniques such as "Artificial. "Illustrated with B&W photographs. 189pp. Index. Bibliography. Size: 8vo Demy (8½" x 5½" approx.)