Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1923. First American Edition. Hardcover. 139p. A light grey cloth hardcover book in very good condition. Light fading along the top. Initials of former owner on front free endpaper. Otherwise clean and tight. Item #148450
Pius XI was an avid mountaineer before his papacy. This book, written before he became pope, is an account of his mountain-climbing adventures in the Alps. Contains black and white photographs.