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Category: All Categories: Outdoor Recreation: Mountaineering
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1.

Accidents in North American Mountaineering including Canada and The United States: Eleven Issues (some duplicates)

Publisher: The American Alpine Club, New York.
Eleven booklets, date and condition as noted. Annual Reports of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club: 1968: 21st, blue wraps, VG with slight spine fade, ownership label inside front cover; 1969: 22nd, red wraps, small incipient crease front cover, ownership label inside front cover; 1970: 23rd, green wraps, slight edge fade, ownership label inside front cover; 1971: 24th, red wraps, bright and clean with ownership label inside front cover; 1972: 25th, light blue wraps, spine fade, ownership label inside front cover; 1972: 25th, light blue wraps, spine fade, ownership label on outside front cover; 1975: 28th, B&W illustration on sepia-toned paper wraps, small area of surface lift-off, light blue wraps, spine fade, ownership label outside front cover; 1975: 28th, B&W illustration on sepia-toned paper wraps, clean; 1976: 29th, B&W printed illustration on light blue wraps, spine fade, otherwise clean; 1977: 30th, B&W printed illustrations on very pale gray wraps, light edge tone, half-circle stain at fore edge margin of first page, small circle stain in next couple of pages, o/w clean; 1978: Vol. 4 No. 1, Issue 31. B&W illustration on pale green wraps, spine toned, original price label on title page. Price is inclusive for all eleven volumes. MOUNTAINTEERING 4868 First Editions Paperbound Good Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Mountaineering

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2.

THE CANADIAN ALPINE JOURNAL

Vol. XLIV (1961) . Very good. Annual issued in Banff, Alberta by the Alpine Club of Canada

Appr.: | AUD 16.13 CAD 16.30 EUR 11.19 GBP 8.96 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 161.29 

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3.

Appalachia, Journal of the Appalachian Mountain Club 1936

Publisher: AMC 1936.
4 issues bound in green cloth, ex-lib, boards faded and stained, interior unaffected: June 1936 #81; Dec. 1936 #82; June 1937 #83; Dec. 1937 #84.

Appr.: | AUD 58.32 CAD 58.96 EUR 40.48 GBP 32.38 JPY 5,424.00 MXN 678.00 ZAR 583.23 

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4.

Sierra Club Bulletin March 1948

Publisher: Sierra Club 1948.
8vo in wraps, 1st, sunned at edges of covers, damp stain at top 1/2 inch, G-.

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5.

A.M.C. Massachusetts and Rhode Island Trail Guide, 3rd ed.

Publisher: American Mountain Club 1972.
16mo, green cloth 3rd ed., all 10 maps present, VG/-.

Appr.: | AUD 20.00 CAD 20.22 EUR 13.88 GBP 11.10 JPY 1,860.00 MXN 232.50 ZAR 200.00 

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6.
ABRAHAM, Ashley P.  
Rock Climbing in Skye

Publisher: Longmans Green & Co, 1908.
First Edition. A very good exlibrary copy in the original dark blue cloth, numbers foot spine, stamps and labels to front endpapers, damp-marking to tops of boards, else a clean tight copy of this mountaineering classic, the third of the trilogy, with the folding map in fine state.

Appr.: | AUD 430.11 CAD 434.78 EUR 298.51 GBP 238.81 JPY 40,000.00 MXN 5,000.00 ZAR 4,301.08 

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7.
Abraham, George D.  
Mountain Adventures

Publisher: Doubleday Page 1910.
8vo green cloth, 1st US, G/-.

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8.
Abraham, George D.  
Modern Mountaineering.

Publisher: London: Methuen & Co., 1933..
First Edition Octavo, about 7.75 inches (19.5 cm) tall, in blue cloth. 198 pages plus 8 pages of publisher ads. Illustrated by 16 photographs on coated paper. A very well preserved copy of this mountaineering classic. Moderate foxing to the endpapers, light foxing to the first and last several leaves, and occasional foxing throughout. Binding sound, no marks. Bookseller tag on rear endpaper. The covers have very light edge and extremity wear. The dustjacket is complete but just a touch soiled and edgeworn. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 53.76 CAD 54.35 EUR 37.31 GBP 29.85 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 537.63 

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9.
Alpine Club (London, England). Library.  
Catalogue of Books in the Library of the Alpine Club

Publisher: Mansfield Center, CT : Martino Pub., 2010..
223 p., The Alpine Club, the world's first mountaineering club, is Britain's only national club for Alpinists. Since it was founded in 1857 its members have been at the leading edge of worldwide mountaineering development and exploration. It also has one of the most extensive collection of Alpine books. This catalogue describes 2500 books in the collection. First published Edinburgh University Press, 1899. Stock# 1462x. Fine, new from publisher / no dj.

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10.
Ament, Pat  
*SIGNED* Master of Rock
 Picture
Publisher: Poudre Canyon Pr 1992-06-01.
Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: /Good. Hardcover. ISBN: 1881663043. Signed. GOOD+/GOOD. Black photo-illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. Creases and chips to edges and corners of jacket, light stains to page edges, shelf wear. *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by Pat Ament on fly page to "Randy." .

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11.
AMIN, Mohamed & WILLETTS, Duncan & TETLEY, Brian  
The Roof of the World

Publisher: Camerapix, 1989.
Fine First Edition. near fine edgeworn d/w

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12.
Antin, Parker with Phyllis Wachob Weiss  
Himalayan Odyssey: The Perilous Trek to Western Nepal

Publisher: New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc., 1990..
First Edition. Signed by Author on half-title. Remainder. 23 X 15 cm. Near Fine/Fine. Blue boards, pale blue-grey cloth spine with foil titles, xii, 291 pp, endpaper maps, 4 ff color photo plates, many b & w photos in text, glossary. Parker Antin's signature is dated in 1991. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine. DJ in Brodart cover. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

Appr.: | AUD 24.19 CAD 24.46 EUR 16.79 GBP 13.43 JPY 2,250.00 MXN 281.25 ZAR 241.94 

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13.
ASHENDEN  
The Mountains of My Life

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons, 1954.
First Edition. A fine copy in a near fine edgeworn d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 53.76 CAD 54.35 EUR 37.31 GBP 29.85 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 537.63 

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14.
ASHENDEN (pseud NOWELL, Sidney Edward Payn)  
The Mountains of My Life. Journeys in Turkey and The Alps

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons, 1954.
First Edition. A near fine copy (faded patch foot spine with N.F. in ink) in a vg only d.w., lower 1/2 spine missing, head spine worn and torn, general edgewear and short marginal tears, but both panels intact.

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15.
BAND, George  
Road to Rakaposhi

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1955.
F First Edition a fine copy in a near fine/vg++ lightly edgeworn d.w.

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16.
BANKS, Mike  
Rakaposhi

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1959.
F First Edition A very good copy (ink name fep, small tape stains inside boards, bleeding through to blank endpapers) in a vg++ d.w., extremties worn with light chipping

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17.
BANKS, Mike  
Rakaposhi

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1959.
F First Edition Very good indeed in the original red cloth.

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18.
Barford, J. E. Q.:  
Climbing in Britain : Pelican Books ( A160 )

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin [Pelican] Books, 1946. (1st Edition).
160pp with b/w photo illus and line drawings. A standard work that introduced many British people to climbing. A genuinely collectable condition first edition copy of this regarded Pelican paperback, ; slight age browning of outer text block and minor small crease to lower rear cover. Very good cond paperback. 7 x 4 1/4 inches

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19.
BARNES MALCOLM EDITOR  
THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1955

Publisher: HARPER AND BROTHERS, NEW YORK.
Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. TAPE RESIDUE ON INSIDE PASTEDOWNS

Appr.: | AUD 11.72 CAD 11.85 EUR 8.13 GBP 6.51 JPY 1,090.00 MXN 136.25 ZAR 117.20 

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20.
BARNES, Bill  
Giant's Castle, A Personal History

Publisher: Privately Published, 2003.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original pictorial thin card wrappers as issued.

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21.
BARRY, Roger G.  
Mountain Weather & Climate

Publisher: Routledge, 1992.
Second and Best Edition. A fine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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22.
BECHTOLD, Fritz  
Nanga Parbat Adventure: A Himalayan Expedition

Publisher: New York: Dutton, (1936).
Trans. by Fritz Bechtold & H. E. G. Tyndale. Illus. with photos. Small 4to. Green cloth, stamped in gilt. xx, 93 p. + plates . 1st American ed. About fine in d.w. with some chipping at edges.

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23.
Beckey, Fred  
Cascade Alpine Guide Climing and High Routes. 1: Columbia River to Stevens Pass

Publisher: Mountaineers, 1996, Seattle.
Revised Edition. illustrated with maps, photographs, drawing. Bibliographical references and indexes -- Very minor shelf-wear to the extremities, binding strong, internally clean. -- Overall Near Fine Condition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 326 pages. (Outdoor Guide Book). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; United States; 1990s; Inventory No: 008045.

Appr.: | AUD 32.26 CAD 32.61 EUR 22.39 GBP 17.91 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 322.58 

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24.
Beckey, Fred  
Cascade Alpine Guide Climing and High Routes. 3. Rainy Pass to Fraser River

Publisher: Mountaineers, 1995, Seattle.
Second Edition. illustrated with maps, photographs, drawing. Bibliographical references and indexes. -- Very minor shelf-wear to the extremities, binding strong, internally clean. -- Overall Near Fine Condition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 414 pages. (Outdoor Guide Book). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; ; Inventory No: 008046.

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25.
BENUZZI, Felice  
No Picnic on Mount Kenya

Publisher: William Kimber, 1952.
F First Edition Very good in the original red cloth, spine faded, endpapers foxed else clean and tight.

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26.
Berlepsch, H[ermann]; translated with note by Rev. Leslie Stephen.  
The Alps, or Sketches of Life and Nature in the Mountains.

Publisher: London: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1861..
First English Language Edition Full contemporary polished calf, double gilt border on covers, five raised bands, extra gilt in compartments in floral motif, green morocco title, marbled endpapers and edges. Binding signed "Bickers & Son, London". 407 pages with 17 tinted plates after Emil Rittmeyer. An excellent travel book discussing the geology of the mountains and the people who live there along with their activities. Some material on mountaineering, and the translator's 2 page note, "The Explorations of 1861", enumerates the successful climbs and glacier crossings of the year. Lovely copy with light edge wear; a couple of abrasions and light soiling to front cover. Mild light foxing to prelims only. Previous owner bookplate on front endpaper and gift presentation dated 1865 on first blank. Binding sound although the top front hinge endpaper has been professionally repaired. Very attractive copy of an interesting and uncommon book. Hardback octavo Hardback octavo Very good

Appr.: | AUD 349.46 CAD 353.26 EUR 242.54 GBP 194.03 JPY 32,500.00 MXN 4,062.50 ZAR 3,494.62 

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27.
Boell, Jacques  
High Heaven

Publisher: London, Paul Elek, [1947].
. 126p. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

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28.
BOELL, Jaques  
High Heaven

Publisher: Paul Elek, 1947.
First English Edition. A fine copy in a vg+ d.w., medium chip top front panel largely obliterating 'HIGH', spine ends shallow chipping, some other light edgewear

Appr.: | AUD 43.01 CAD 43.48 EUR 29.85 GBP 23.88 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 430.11 

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29.
BONINGTON CHRIS  
EVEREST SOUTH WEST FACE

Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON, 1973, LONDON.
Very Good Very Good Hardcover, SECOND EDITION 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 352 PAGES, PRICE CLIPPED JACKET, LIGHTLY BUMPED CORNERS

Appr.: | AUD 33.77 CAD 34.14 EUR 23.44 GBP 18.75 JPY 3,141.00 MXN 392.63 ZAR 337.74 

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30.
BONINGTON CHRIS  
ANNAPURNA SOUTH FACE

Publisher: MCGRAW, 1971, NEW YORK.
Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 334 PAGES, WITH GATEFOLD PHOTO IN REAR

Appr.: | AUD 38.67 CAD 39.09 EUR 26.84 GBP 21.47 JPY 3,596.00 MXN 449.50 ZAR 386.67 

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31.
Bonington, Chris  
Kongur : China's Elusive Summit

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton; London: 1982.
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket First Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0393017621 224 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; Black cloth, 224 pages, index, bibliography, 10 appendixes, dozens of illustrations including b/w maps and diagrams and full-color photos on glossy plates. ; Foreword by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh. Introduction by Michael Ward. Additional material by Sir Douglas Buck, Peter Boardman, Chris Grey-Wilson, Charles Clarke, Jim Curran, and others. Isbn on cp 0340265140. Isbn on jacket (sticker) 0393017621. 1st printing stated. ; Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. Jacket has minor edgewear, two stickers from US distributor.

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32.
Bonington, Chris.  
Everest the Hard Way.

Publisher: New York: Random House, 1976..
ISBN: 9780394407869 1st American edition, 1st printing. 303 pp. Very Good book (no markings; board edges faded, bottom rear corner lightly bumped) / Very Good dust jacket (price not clipped; slight edgewear). A clean, solid copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 16.13 CAD 16.30 EUR 11.19 GBP 8.96 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 161.29 

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33.
Bonney, T.G.  
Alpine Regions of Switzerland and the Neighbouring Countries

Publisher: Deighton, Bell & Co. Cambridge 1868.
front hinge broke, back hinge cracked, text & plates some foxing. by E. Whymper

Appr.: | AUD 169.76 CAD 210.50 EUR 117.82 GBP 94.26 JPY 15,788.00 MXN 1,973.50 ZAR 1,697.63 

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34.
BOURDILLON, Jennifer  
Visit to the Sherpas

Publisher: Collins, 1956.
F First Edition A near fine copy (ink name and rubber stamp fep) in qa near fine d.w., light wear to extremities.

Appr.: | AUD 53.76 CAD 54.35 EUR 37.31 GBP 29.85 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 537.63 

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35.
Breashears and Audrey Salkeld, David  
Last Climb The Legendary Everest Expeditions Of George Mallory
 Picture
Publisher: National Geographic Washington, DC (1999).
First Edition Fine in 1/4 black cloth and blue-gray paper covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine. A small quarto measuring 10" by 8 1/4" with a small prior owner's book plate on the front paste down behind the jacket flap. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 239 pages of text and illustrated throughout with photographs and maps. Our code number = TB24820

Appr.: | AUD 19.35 CAD 19.57 EUR 13.43 GBP 10.75 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 193.55 

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36.
Brower, David R. (ed)  
Sierra Club, a Handbook (Sierra Club Bulletin Vol. 32, No. 10, november 1947)

Publisher: Sierra Club 1947.
8vo in wraps, 1st ed., sunned at top edge, G. With 16 photos by Ansel Adams.

Appr.: | AUD 10.80 CAD 10.91 EUR 7.49 GBP 5.99 JPY 1,004.00 MXN 125.50 ZAR 107.96 

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37.
BROWER, David R., ed  
Manual of Ski Mountaineering

Publisher: Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1942.
Compiled under the auspices of the National Ski Association of America. 12mo. Black limp fabrikoid. xv, 135 p . 1st ed. Name on paste-down; else fine in lightly worn d. w. with a tiny tear at top edge of front panel.

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38.
BROWER, David R., ed.  
Manual of Ski Mountaineering

Publisher: Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1942.
Compiled under the auspices of the National Ski Association of America. 12mo. Black limp fabrikoid. xv,135 p . 1st ed. About fine in d.w. with two tears at top edge & a couple of minor chips & spots.

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39.
Browne, Belmore; appendix by Herschel Parker.  
The Conquest of Mount McKinley: The Story of Three Expeditions Through the Alaskan Wilderness to Mount McKinley, America's Highest and Most Inaccessible Mountain.

Publisher: New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1913..
First Edition Octavo in brown cloth decorated in black and gilt, titled in gilt. Top edge gilt. 381 pages plus four pages of ads, illustrated by photographs and some lithographs by the author (a few of which are in color), map endpapers. An impressive relating of three attempts at Mt. McKinley, in 1906, 1910 and 1912, none of which were successful. A very well preserved copy with very light wear to the extremities, slight soiling to the rear cover, a small fade spot to the front cover, and minor even toning to the text. Otherwise clean and bright and soundly bound. Hardcover Hardcover Very good+

Appr.: | AUD 698.92 CAD 706.52 EUR 485.07 GBP 388.06 JPY 65,000.00 MXN 8,125.00 ZAR 6,989.25 

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40.
Browne, G.F.  
Off the Mill: Some Occcasional Papers.

Publisher: New York 1895. Macmillan..
Red cloth, gilt spine title. Spine and edges worn, otherwise a near very good tight copy. Two photographic plates. vi, 271 pp. 8vo.

Appr.: | AUD 48.39 CAD 48.91 EUR 33.58 GBP 26.87 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 483.87 

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41.
Bueler, William M.  
Roof of the Rockies : A History of Mountaineering in Colorado

Publisher: Pruett Publishing Company; Boulder, Colo: 1974.
Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 200 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Blue cloth, gold lettering, index, endnotes, numerous b/w photos and sketch maps ; Isbn 0871080680. 1st Edition stated. ; Book shows only light wear. Jacket quite beat up, rubbed, chipped, rear flap missing.

Appr.: | AUD 11.83 CAD 11.96 EUR 8.21 GBP 6.57 JPY 1,100.00 MXN 137.50 ZAR 118.28 

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42.
Bueler, William M.  
Mountains of the World: A Handbook for Climbers & Hikers

Publisher: Rutland, VT & Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1970..
First Edition. 18 X 13 cm. Near Fine/Near Fine. Limp green vinyl with beige titles, blue endpapers, 279 pp, 43 maps, index. Bookplate & gift inscription on front endpapers, else fine. DJ spine slightly sunned, bottom corner of front flap clipped but original price in dollars is on top corner; in Brodart archival cover. Describes the highest mountains in dozens of regions throughout the world, giving in many cases local maps and showing the usual approach. The book is aimed at the hiker and casual mountaineer rather than the expert. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 8 oz.)

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43.
BUHL, Hermann  
Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1956.
F First English Edition Very good indeed in the original blue cloth, light wear to extremities.

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44.
BUHL, Hermann  
Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton,, 1956.
F First English Edition . A very near fine copy (light shelfwear lower edges) in a vg+ edgeworn d.w., the spine ends and corners worn with light chipping, head spine also has crush/crease marks obscuring first text line, else an attractive copy of this cornerstone mountaineering classic.

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45.
BURDSALL, Richard & Emmons, Arthur, B  
Men Against the Clouds : the Conquest Of Minya Konka

Publisher: The Bodley head 1935.
1st UK ed, a good copy in original purple cloth, spine faded, ends worn.

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46.
Burdsall, Richard L. and Arthur B. Emmons, 3rd.  
Men Against the Clouds, the conquest of Minya Konka

Publisher: Harper & Brothers 1935.
8vo, gray cloth, 2nd ed., ex-lib, lightly bumped, light staining on covers, 292 pp., VG-/-. Minya Konka is the highest peak among the mountains of the Chinese-Tibetan borderland. 65 b/w photos.

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47.
Burdsall, Richard L.; Arthur R. Emmons III.  
Men Against the Clouds: The Conquest of Minya Konka.

Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1935 ..
First Edition Octavo, about 8.75 inches (22 cm) tall, in gray cloth. 292 pages illustrated by maps, map endpapers, 64 photographs plus photo frontis. A classic account of the ascent of this 24, 790 foot Chinese border mountain by a small (4 man) American team in 1932. Clean and sound inside but text lightly toned. Covers are clean and lightly worn at extremities; a couple of tiny abrasions to the front cover; lower tips a little bumped. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

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48.
Burpee, Lawrence J.  
Among the Canadian Alps.

Publisher: New York. 1914. John Lane..
Green cloth, mountain illustration on cover. Ex-library with light markings, back cover soiled and rubbed, scattered light foxing, otherwise a very good copy, no dustjacket. 1st Edition. Numerous illustrations including four color plates with tissue guards. 239 pp. 8vo.

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49.
BUSK, Douglas  
The Delectable Mountains

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1946.
F First Edition A fine copy in a vg++ edgeworn d.w.

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50.
Carrel, Antonio; Giuseppina Simonetti; Giorgina Vicquery  
Il Cervino e le sue guide

Publisher: Musemeci & Bini Editori 1986.
4to blue cloth, 1st ed., nrF/nrF in G slipcase (slipcase is tanned). 99 pp. color photographs, 94 pp. text in Italian language. Photography by Gianfranco Bini. Shipping at cost.

Appr.: | AUD 75.00 CAD 75.82 EUR 52.05 GBP 41.64 JPY 6,975.00 MXN 871.88 ZAR 750.00 

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51.
CHAPMAN SPENCER F.  
HELVELLYN TO HIMALAYA

Publisher: CHATTO AND WINDUS, 1940, LONDON.
Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 284 PAGES, WITH GATEFOLD MAP IN RECTO, SOME PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONS, SUNNED SPINE, GREEN COVERS WITH LIGHT SCUFFS

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52.
Chisholm, Margo & Ray Bruce  
To The Summit

Publisher: Avon books New York 1997.
very good in very good dust jacket. colour photo's

Appr.: | AUD 9.68 CAD 12.00 EUR 6.72 GBP 5.37 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 96.77 

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53.
Chris Bonington; Charles Clarke  
*SIGNED* Tibet's Secret Mountain: The Triump of Sepu Kangri

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing 2000-02.
Condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: /Good. Hardcover. ISBN: 0297819844. First Edition. Signed. *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by Chris Bonington on title page. Blue photo-illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. Approx. 6" x 9.5", tears to corners jacket, rub and shelf wear to edges and spine ends, map illustrated end pages.

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54.
CLARK, Michael  
The Saga of the Sani Pass and Mokhotlong.

Publisher: Privately Published Himeville, 1999.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

Appr.: | AUD 21.51 CAD 21.74 EUR 14.93 GBP 11.94 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 215.05 

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55.
CLARK, Ronald  
The Alps

Publisher: Knopf 1973.
1st American ed, fine in fine d/w

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56.
Clark, Ronald W.  
The Day The Rope Broke.

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World New York.
Triumphant First Ascent of the Matterhorn and its Strange and Tragic Aftermath. X-Library with stamps, numbers and pocket in back. Dust jacket has mylar cover over it, all good+. CR 1965, 221 pages with bibliography. Frontis is a black and white photo of the Matterhorn. Fate or coincidence brought three separate parties to Zermutt on the same summer day - each party intent on being the first to conquer the Matterhorn. An old story, told many times, has been updated from letters, diaries, from documents and reminiscences recently made available. Stated first american Edition Hard Cover

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57.
CLARK, Ronald W. & PYATT, Edward C.  
Mountaineering in Britain. A History from the Earliest Times to the Present Day.

Publisher: Phoenix House, 1957.
F First Edition A near fine copy (spine extremities faded) in a vg only chipped, torn and creased d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 69.89 CAD 70.65 EUR 48.51 GBP 38.81 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 812.50 ZAR 698.92 

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58.
CLYDESDALE, Marques & McINTYRE, D.F  
The Pilots Book Of Everest

Publisher: William Hodge 1936.
1st ed, a very good ex-library copyy in original pale blue cloth, library numbers on spine, labels and stamps on eps.

Appr.: | AUD 53.76 CAD 54.35 EUR 37.31 GBP 29.85 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 537.63 

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59.
Coffey, Maria.  
Where the Mountain Casts Its Shadow: The Dark Side of Extreme Adventure.

Publisher: New York: St. Martin's Press, [2003].
1st edition, 1st printing. ISBN: 0312290659 Hardcover Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy.

Appr.: | AUD 13.44 CAD 13.59 EUR 9.33 GBP 7.46 JPY 1,250.00 MXN 156.25 ZAR 134.41 

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60.
Collomb, Robin G:  
Bernina Alps

Publisher: Goring, West Col Productions, 1976. (second edition) .
127pp with b/w illus. Pocket guide to a selection of climbs. Very good cond with card covers. 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches.

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61.
Collomb, Robin G:  
Bregaglia East : Maloja-Forno-Albigna-Allievi-Disgrazia

Publisher: Goring, West Col Productions, 1981. (reprint) .
123pp with b/w illus. A selection of climbs in the Bregaglia East area - a West Col Alpine Guide. Very good condition card covers. 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches.

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62.
Collomb, Robin G:  
Bregaglia West : Sciora-Cengalo-Badile-Trubinasca

Publisher: Goring, West Col Productions, 1984. (Supplement) .
142pp with b/w illus. Pocket West Col Alpine guide. Very good cond. card covers. 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches

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63.
CONWAY, Martin  
The Alps from End to End

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons.
First Thus Very good indeed in the original blue Arts & Crafts decorative cloth gilt.

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64.
COOLIDGE, W.A.B.  
Alpine Studies

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co, 1912.
First Edition. A very good copy in the original green cloth, spine faded, edges and text scattered foxing, mostly marginal, else a tight and attractive copy of a scarce book.

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65.
Croucher, Norman  
A MAN AND HIS MOUNTAINS

Publisher: Kaye & Ward United Kingdom 1984.
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket ISBN: 0718220005 SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR - A near fine hardcover in a very good plus price-clipped dustwrapper. The book is in spotless blue boards, lightly bumped spine ends/corners, SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE REVERSE OF THE FRONT ENDPAPER, clean pages. The bright dustwrapper is a touch creased to the upper edge - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; 217 pages; Signed by Author

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66.
Curran, Jim  
K2 : The Story of the Savage Mountain

Publisher: Mountaineers Books; Seattle: 1995.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket First US Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0898864550 271 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Dark blue boards, index, bibliography, 4 appendixes, 10 b/w diagrams and small maps, 57 b/w and 15 color photos on glossy plates. ; Book and jacket show light wear only, no marks.

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67.
Curran, Jim  
High Achiever: The Life and Climbs of Chris Bonington

Publisher: Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1999..
First US Edition. Remainder. 24 X 16 cm. Near Fine/Near Fine. Blue boards, foil titles on spine, xvi, 264 pp, 10 ff b & w photo plates, 28 full-page pencil sketches (mostly used as chapter headpieces), bibliography, index. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine. DJ shows very slight wear at corners & rear joint; protected by a Brodart cover. Biography of the British mountain climber, Sir Chris Bonington. The author accompanied Bonington on four of his Himalayan expeditions. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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68.
Curran, Jim:  
High Achiever : The Life and Climbs of Chris Bonington

Publisher: London, Constable and Co Ltd., 1999 (reprint).
xiv + 264pp with b/w archive photo illus. "This biography explores a lonely childhood, an insecure life in the air force, the army, and as a magazine salesman, before he took the plunge into the high-risk world of professional mountaineer. Behind the scenes on the Eiger Annapurna and Everest is a leader requently assailed by self-doubt and often devastated by the death of close friends. This book examines his deepest motives and reveals the joys and occasional desperation of living a life at the limits of physical and mental experiences." Fine cond : fine cond d/w. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches

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69.
Daniel, Lucille, editor  
Appalachia, New Series, vol. 54, no. 1, June 2002

Publisher: Boston, Appalachian Mountain Club, 2002.
. 142p. Magazine Very good condition

Appr.: | AUD 9.68 CAD 9.78 EUR 6.72 GBP 5.37 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 96.77 

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70.
DE FILIPPI, Filippo  
Karakoram and Western Himalaya 1909: an Account of the Expedition of H. R. H. Prince Luigi Amedeo of Savoy Duke of the Abbruzzi

Publisher: Constable & Co, 1912.
F First English Edition A very good ex-library copy in ther original 1/4 pqarchment, green cloth boards, the dpiner stained and abraded with a medium chip top right, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, the front endpapers with usual stamps and labels, ink and stamped number verso title, NO OTHER MARKINGS, and in general a remarkably clean tight example of this extremely scarce and important title, regarded by many as the scarcest of Himalayan mountaineering books.

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71.
Dent, C.T.  
Mountaineering. (Badminton Library)

Publisher: Longmans, Green 1892.
12mo 3/4 brown leather, later pr., cracked at gutter, scuffed, loss at thead of spine, G-/-.

Appr.: | AUD 54.00 CAD 54.59 EUR 37.48 GBP 29.98 JPY 5,022.00 MXN 627.75 ZAR 540.00 

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72.
Diemberger, Kurt  
Spirits of the Air. Translated from the German by Audrey Salkeld

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers, c1994.
1st Am. ed. 304p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

Appr.: | AUD 20.43 CAD 20.65 EUR 14.18 GBP 11.34 JPY 1,900.00 MXN 237.50 ZAR 204.30 

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73.
DOCKINS, Bill  
Bozeman Rock Climbs: A Climber's Guide to Hyalite Canyon, Gallatin Canyon & the Madison River Area

Publisher: Bozeman, Montana: Self-published, 1987.
Introduction by Pat Callis. 8vo. Wraps. 90 p . 1st edition. Fine.

Appr.: | AUD 16.13 CAD 16.30 EUR 11.19 GBP 8.96 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 161.29 

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74.
DOUGLAS, John Scott  
Summits of Adventure. The Story of Famous Mountain Climbs and Mountain Climbers

Publisher: Frederick Muller, 1955.
First Edition. A fine copy in a near fine/vg++ d.w., foot spine worn and creased with very light chipping.

Appr.: | AUD 26.88 CAD 27.17 EUR 18.66 GBP 14.93 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 268.82 

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75.
DOUGLAS, John Scott  
Summits of Adventure

Publisher: Frederick Muller, 1955.
F First Edition a fine copy in a vg+ edgeworn chipped and torn d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 21.51 CAD 21.74 EUR 14.93 GBP 11.94 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 215.05 

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