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One man"s mountains

Tom Patey

One man"s mountains

essays and verses

by Tom Patey

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Canongate in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Patey, Tom, -- 1932-1970.,
  • Mountaineers -- Scotland -- Biography.,
  • Mountaineering.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Tom Patey ; with an introduction by Chris Bonington.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22317711M
    ISBN 100862416647

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