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Rock-Climbing in Skye


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By Ashley P Abraham

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Published by Longmans Green, London, 1908, 1st UK Edition, foxing prelims and edges, slight wrinkle of cloth on front board, but otherwise bright clean copy, Nr. Fine.    Ashley Abraham (1876-1951) was a climber, author and photographer who produced the final volume of the classic Jones-Abraham trilogy to be published, following on from Rock-Climbing in the English Lake District (1897) by Owen Glynne Jones (1867-1899) and Rock-Climbing in North Wales (1906) by Ashley’s older brother George D Abraham (1872-1965).  The Abraham brothers and O.G. Jones did much to develop and popularise rock-climbing in the Lake District, North Wales and other parts of the British Isles.   With 30 full-page, tissue-guarded illustrations and map in the pocket of the rear board.

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Weight1.1 kg