Don Whillans. Portrait of a Mountaineer. – Don Whillans and Alick Ormerod.


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“Don Whillans was in the vanguard of a tough new breed of climbers who emerged in the early 1950s.” From his diaries, the author has reconstructed his famous climbs, capturing the flavour of climbing and climbers. Inscription on ffep dated ‘….Xmas 1971.”

Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
Date Published: 1971
Publication Place: London

Condition: Good. Contents and b/w photographs clean and firmly bound. Foxing to top, fore- and lower page edges with light foxing to paste-downs.
Binding: Hardcover. Evidence of insect damage on edges of blue cloth boards. Edge-wear.

Jacket Condition: Good to fair. Edge-wear. Small tide mark on lower spine edge.
Dimensions: 8vo. 266pp.

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Weight 1400 g