Neuchatel/Paris: Editions Victor Attinger, (1949).. (1949).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black & white wrappers The binding is darkened & stained with some creasing to the front wrap. The head & tail of the spine & the bottom edge of the front wrap are chipped. 206 &  pages plus colophon. Illustrated with 12 black-and-white plates.. The inside wraps are darkened with a glue stain down the front edge of the inside front wrap. The contents are bright & clean. Good.
First trade edition. A title in the publisher's series "Collection Montagne". The text is in French.
From the library of George Alan Smith with his signature on the front endpaper. Smith was an arts consultant and mountain climber. First Edition.