1929 American Alpine Journal (First Year Published)

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Condition: Near Fine. These books have never been previously owned and are right out of the box from when they were published, then packed up in NYC and moved West to Golden. Some normal wear from aging and being boxed up for 90 years. Some sun-worn covers and rippled corners (as seen from photo), otherwise pristine.

Not available anywhere else. Only 5 copies available.


Volume 1, Number 1, Softcover

Contents: Travel and Ascents South of Banff by J.W.A. Hickson; Sierra Club Ascents in the Canadian Rockies by Norman Clyde; The Ascent of Mt. Redoubt by J.E. Johnson; The Fairweather Mountains by W.S. Ladd; Moods of the Mountains and Climbers by M.M. Strumia; The First Ascent of "Nettie L" Mountain by Howard Palmer; Climbs from the Fay Hut by Joel E. Fisher; Some New Ascents Near Maligne Lake by W.R. Hainsworth; Locations at Maligne Lake by Allen Carpe; Camps and Climbs in the Whirlpool Mountains by Julian G. Hillhouse and J. Monroe Thorington; Ascents in the Purcell Range by Eaton Cromwell and J. Monroe Thorington; Activities of Members; In Memoriam: Arnold Louis Mumm, John Percy Farrar, John Henry Cuntz; Proceedings of the Club.

Contains photo plates and folding maps.



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