Posts tagged scrambles amongst the alps
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On the mer de glace.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward  Whymper, London, 1871.

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On the mer de glace.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward Whymper, London, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 10, 2012
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The Bergschrund on the Dent Blanche, in 1865.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward  Whymper, London, 1871.

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The Bergschrund on the Dent Blanche, in 1865.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward Whymper, London, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 10, 2012
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Descending the western arête of the Pointe des Écrins.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward  Whymper, London, 1871.

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Descending the western arête of the Pointe des Écrins.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward Whymper, London, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 10, 2012
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The cracks of the Matterhorn, during the storm, midnight, August 10, 1863.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward  Whymper, London, 1871.

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The cracks of the Matterhorn, during the storm, midnight, August 10, 1863.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward Whymper, London, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 10, 2012
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A cannonade on the Matterhorn (1862).

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward  Whymper, London, 1871.

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A cannonade on the Matterhorn (1862).

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward Whymper, London, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 10, 2012
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The Matterhorn, from near the summit of the Theodule pass.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward  Whymper, London, 1871.

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The Matterhorn, from near the summit of the Theodule pass.

From Scrambles amongst the Alps in the years 1860-69, by Edward Whymper, London, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 10, 2012