Mirror of Literature,  6 (1825), 258–59.

The Last Ascent of Mont Blanc



Introduction; Letter, Extract, Reportage; Afterword, Extract, Reportage

Publications extracted:

Markham SherwillJournal de Savoie


Exploration, Glaciology

People mentioned:

Horace B de Saussure , Jacques Balmat

    The article presents a personal letter by Markham Sherwill reporting his successful ascent of Mont Blanc with Edmund Clark, accomplished between 25 and 27 August.

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