London: Archibald Constable and Co., 1900. Photographs By Vittorio Sella, Etc. First English Edition. Hard Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #00521317
Very good copy in the original green cloth stamped in gilt and dark green (expertly rebacked with original spine laid down; slight foxing). Text is complete with all folding plates at rear - including the 2 superb color maps and the 4 folding panoramas, plus all the superb gravure plates after photographs by Vittorio Sella, the numerous illustrations in the text etc. Exceptionally rare Alaska mountaineering title, featuring account of a visit to Seattle as well. xvi, 240  pages,  leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm Responsibility: by H.R.H. Prince Luigi Amedeo di Savoia, duke of the Abruzzi ; narrated by Filippo de Filippi ; illustrated by Vittorio Sella and translated by Signora Linda Villari with the author's supervision.