The exception was the Finsteraarhorn, the highest of the Oberland mountains, after which comes the Aletschhorn.
He was called, and I asked him whether he would accompany me alone to the top of the Finsteraarhorn.
Adjacent to us rose the mighty mass of the Finsteraarhorn, the monarch of the Oberland.
Two massive forms, two giants on the sides of the horizon, the Jungfrau and the Finsteraarhorn.
The Finsteraarhorn now fronted us; but clouds turbaned the head of the giant, and hid it from our view.
Mont Cervin beckons to his brother, the gigantic Finsteraarhorn, across tracts of liquid ether.
The Finsteraarhorn was higher, and therefore better suited for the contemplated observations.
But Finsteraarhorn is perhaps from the river Aar, not from Aar, eagle.
The Finsteraarhorn sends down a number of cliffy buttresses, separated from each other by wide couloirs filled with ice and snow.
Overhead the sky suddenly deepened to dark blue, and against it the Finsteraarhorn projected his dark and mighty mass.