Alpine Journal #229, Nov 1924. Illus: Maps, Photos. Mountaineering
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E. L. Strutt, Ed. The Alpine Journal No 229. May. 1924. Published By The Alpine Club, London. Illustrated with photos, maps and fold-outs. Condition: Very Good. The magazine was first published on 2 March 1863 by the publishing house of Longman in London, with Hereford Brooke George as its first editor. It was a replacement for Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers , which had been issued in two series: in 1858 (with John Ball as editor), and 1862 (in two volumes, with Edward Shirley Kennedy as editor). [ 1 ]The magazine covers all aspects of mountains and mountaineering, including expeditions, adventure, art, literature, geography, history, geology, medicine, ethics and the mountain environment, and the history of mountain exploration, from early ascents in the Alps , exploration of the Himalaya and the succession of attempts on Mount Everest , to present-day exploits.