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Mountaineering in the Land of the Midnight Sun (Classic Reprint)
Mrs. Aubrey le Blond
No preview available - 2017
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Page 93 - on the other side." There was no doubt as to the identity of
Page 15 - the least important duty of a guide is to know the way ; while one of his first duties is to find it.
Page 6 - to think that we could start when we liked, return when we liked, and have the cheering rays of the sun
Page 15 - on a really hard mountain the way varies from day to day—nay, even in ascending and descending.
Page 261 - the foundation of his future fortunes, and he can never be wholly without property. The
Page 255 - the connection of the Lapps with the Finnish family, of which they are