George Routledge and Sons, London, 1887. Half Leather. Book Condition: Good. Aranda, de Beaumont, Montenard, Myrbach, and Rossi (illustrator). Early Edition in English. Alphonse Daudet 1840 - 1897, French novelist. This volume is a classic novel of alpine climbs, with humour turning on the depiction of character. Climbing on the Rigi, Jungfrau and Mont Blanc.Translated from the French by Henry Frith. 365 pages, numerous b&w illustrations in the text. Colour illustration on the title page. Clean unmarked interior. Light foxing to the endpapers. Tight, square binding. Leathet spine and corners with gilt decoration and green cloth boards. Slight wear to the top and bottom of the spine. Weight, 653g. Size: 19.5 Cm.