The McPherson Collection

A collection of books focused on the activity of mountaineering.

About the collection

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A selection of books from the collection.

The collection of over 250 books dates from the 1820s to the 1960s. The books cover expeditions to prominent mountaineering sites such as Mount Everest and the Alps. The collection also includes historic travel and adventure books out with mountaineering.

Finding aid

Online catalogue

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