The Exploration of the Caucasus.

London and New York: Edward Arnold, 1896.

Price: $1,750.00

About the item

First edition. Illustrated with 74 full page plates, 114 textual plates photographs, 4 fold-out maps, one in pocket at back of Volume II "The Peaks, Passes, & Glaciers of the Central Caucasus," , 3 fold-out panoramas, mostly by Vittorio Sella. [xxiv], 278; x, 295 pp. 2 vols. 4to. Original publisher's green cloth , spines sunned, some foxing. Inscribed to Charles Storrow Xmas 1896 from his wife and daughter, with his bookplate. Neate F62.

Item #333416

A record of the exploration of the Caucasus since 1868 by members of the Alpine Club, as well as other travel in the region, its history, peoples and topography.