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Sport : Climbing


Everest - Impossible Victory

Arlington Books, London
1st printing. Heavy, large 8vo. in blue faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 223pp, plates etc.
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (pages very slightly tanned) in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Denali's Howl - The Deadliest Climbing Disaster on America 's Wildest Peak

Bantam, London
Octavo size (8vo) in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 252pp, colour plates, index
NEW copy in NEW unclipped Dust Jacket
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£12.50
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The Munros - Scottish Mountaineering Club Hillwalkers Guide (2013 Revised Edition)

Scottish Mountaineering Trust
Large Octavo size (8vo) in colour printed boards, 282pp, illustrated in colour throughout, maps index etc
NEW copy
1st editionHardcover
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£21.50
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Wanderings of A Pilgrim in the Shadow of Mont Blanc and the Jungfrau Alp (A New Edition)

William Collins, Glasgow & London
Octavo size (8vo) in 1/2 brown leather, marbled boards, x + 367pp, engraved frontispiece (Mont Blanc From Chamouni)
Close to VERY GOOD (spine rubbed and lacking spine label (but the title was embossed into the leather and is still perfectly legible), light wear to leather corner pieces, mild ink markings to front blank fly-leaves, pages tanned. The binding is very strong and the contents are otherwise clean and tight)
Hardcover
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Legless But Smiling - An Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

St Ives Printing & Publishing Co, St Ives
Heavy, large Octavo size (8vo). in colour printed boards, 368pp, plates in colour and b/w, index etc. Signed by author on title-page (no other inscription)
A NEW un-read copy
Signed copy1st editionHardcover
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The Mountain World 1963 / 64

George Allen & Unwin, London
Quarto size (4to) in brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front cover, 239pp, plates in colour and b/w, etc
An extremely well preserved and very clean and tight copy FINE copy (thin sliver of sunning to bottom edge of spine, top edge of page block dusty, minute bump to rear cover corner tips) in a moderately edge-rubbed but otherwise VERY GOOD unclipped Dust Jacket (looks very presentable in its removable transparent protector)
1st editionHardcoverDustjacket
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£35.50
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The Mountain World 1964 / 65

George Allen & Unwin, London
Quarto size (4to) in brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front cover, 215pp, maps, plates etc. Large coloured folding map in pocket at rear
An extremely well preserved FINE copy (thin sliver of sunning to bottom edge of spine, top edge of page block dusty) in a lightly edge-rubbed almost FINE unclipped Dust Jacket (few very short closed edge tears to edges, looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
1st editionHardcoverDustjacket
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The Munros - Scotland's Highest Mountains

Lomond Books, Edinburgh
of Revised Edition. Heavy Quarto size (4to). 228pp, colour plates, index
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy (slight crease to head of spine from bumping) an AS NEW unclipped Dust Jacket. Publishers review request loosely inserted
HardcoverDustjacket
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£11.00
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Tibetan Tales

Hodder & Stoughton, London
Small Octavo size (8vo). in blue faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 124pp, sketch map
An almost AS NEW unread or barely read copy (inscription on front blank fly-leaf, pages faintly tanned) in a slightly tanned and faintly edge-rubbed but otherwise very near FINE price-clipped Dust Jacket (looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
1st editionHardcoverDustjacket
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£13.00
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Footsteps Through the Adirondacks - The Verplanck Colvin Story (SIGNED COPY)

North Country Books, Utica, New York
193pp, plates, bibliography, index. Signed, with no other inscription, by author on title page
NEW unread copy in a NEW price-clipped Dust Jacket
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£21.00
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Everest - From Sea to Summit (SIGNED COPY)

Australian Geographic Society, Terry Hills NSW
Quarto size (4to) in blue faux cloth, 280pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, index etc.. Signed by author on half title leaf, no other inscription
AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW unclipped Dust Jacket
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£36.50
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