Our Artist in Wales, IV. - The Ascent of Snowdon, II. 1883
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For Sale is a Full Page from "The Graphic," September 8th 1883, called "Our Artist in Wales, IV. - The Ascent of Snowdon, II." showing the following 8 Engraved Sketches.
a- Near the Top they are confronted by an Animal (The Caretakers Dog). b- They Attain the very Summit, and are Enveloped in the Fumes of an adjacent Volcano ("Must be the Cheminee."-Ed.) c- The Top. d- Refreshed, they Proceed to the Crowning Act of Heroism. e- They Determine to Stay the night in order to See the Sunrise. They choose a Cosy Corner in the Shanty. (Rainy Night, Shanty Leaky ; Everything is Leeky in Wales.) f- Next Morning they Watch for the Rising Sun. g- "Facilis Descensus." h- Safely Down, and in the Garden of the "Snowdon Ranger," they Contemplate the Wonderful Formation of the Elephant Mountain.
Condition is Very Good, with just One Foxing Spot on the 4th Engraving.