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1 Jasper National Park
N.p. Canadian National Railways 1927 Probable 1st Edition. Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket A.Y. Jackson 
32pp. Original pictorial wraps elaborately printed in black, red, and gilt. Illustrated throughout by the Group of Seven, including six tipped in color plates by A.Y. Jackson. Nice double-paged centerfold map of the Park. Wraps foxed. Bound together with a green thread, as issued. Several small closed tears to the edges of the wraps. Small unobtrusive ownership inscription at the bottom right corner of the front wrap. One of the tipped in plates is creased at one corner. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 The American Alpine Journal 1966
NY The American Alpine Club 1966 Original Wraps Very Good No Jacket 
250pp. Illustrated with striking b+w photography. One large folding map. Wraps unevenly browned. Spine wrinkled. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Alexander, Eric The Summit
Green Forest New Leaf Press 2010 First Printing Original Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
222pp. Illustrated with color photos. Only traces of wear. Alexander, an evangelical Christian, talks about his Christian faith in a place where it is rarer than oxygen--on a summit expedition of Mt. Everest. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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4 Allison, Stacy Many Mountains to Climb
Seattle Milestone Books 1999 Original Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
178pp. Illustrated. Memoirs of a mountaineer. Traces of wear. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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5 Baxter, Percival Proctor Greatest Mountain: Katahdin's Wilderness
N.p. The Scrimshaw Press 1972 Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket Constance Baxter 
21pp. + unpaginated collection of photographic plates and quotes. Traces of wear to the extremities. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Blackshaw, Alan Mountaineering; From Hill Walking to Alpine Climbing
Harmondsworth Penguin Books 1970 Revised Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
552pp. Illustrated. Four maps. Spine creased. Some scuffing to the covers. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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7 Bonington, Christian I Chose to Climb
London Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1969 Third Impression. Original Cloth Near Fine Near Fine 
207pp. + 1pp. epilogue. Illustrated. One corner gently bumped. Some spotting to the top edge of the text block. The jacket is in excellent condition. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 18.00 USD
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8 Boukreev, Anatoli & G. Weston DeWalt The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest
NY St. Martin's Press 1997 First Edition. Original Cloth Near Fine Near Fine 
255pp. Illustrated. Boukreev was the head expedition guide on Scott Fischer's ill fated 1996 expedition which was featured in the recent 2015 film Everest starring Jake Gyllenhaal as Fischer. Bottom corners bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Breashers, David High Exposure
NY Simon & Schuster 1999 First Edition. Original Cloth Very Good Very Good 
319pp. Illustrated. Corners bumped. Several pages carelessly dogeared at the bottom. jacket creased. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 Breashers, David & Audrey Salkeld Last Climb; The Legendary Everest Expeditions of George Mallory
Washington D.C. National Geographic 1999 First Edition Original Faux Leather Fine Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
239pp. Bound in faux leather, all edges gilt. Nicely illustrated with vintage photos. Also contains information on the remarkable recovery of Mallory's body and effects. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Bronski, Peter At the Mercy of the Mountains: True Stories of Survival and Tragedy in New York's Adirondacks
Guilford The Lyons Press 2008 Fourth Printing. Original Pictorial Wraps Fine No Jacket 
321pp. Illustrated. A riveting book. Size: 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Coburn, Broughton Everest; Mountain Without Mercy
Washington D.C. National Geographic 1997 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
253pp. Illustrated. Afterword by David Breashears. Corners bumped. Some rubbing to the edges of the jacket. The story of the mountain, the filming of Breashears great IMAX film, Everest, and the much written about 1997 disaster. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Davidson, Art Minus 148: First Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley
Seattle The Mountaineers 2007 Original Pictorial Wraps Fine No Jacket 
242pp. + 1pp. ad. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Price: 7.00 USD
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14 Davidson, Art Minus 148: The Winter Ascent of Mt. McKinley
NY W.W. Norton 1969 Fourth Printing. Original Cloth Very Good Near Fine 
218pp. Illustrated. No previous ownership inscriptions. Top edge of text block foxed. Traces of rubbing to the spine ends on the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Graydon, Don & Kurt Hanson (eds.) Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills
Seattle The Mountaineers 1997 Sixth Edition. Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 
528pp. Illustrated. Stains to the fore edge of the text block. Wraps creased. Spine creased. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 9.00 USD
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16 Harrer, Heinrich The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger
NY E.P. Dutton 1960 First American Edition. Original Cloth Very Good Very Good 
240pp. Illustrated. Harrer was the author of Seven Years in Tibet. All edges of the text block foxed. Ownership notations and markings in black marker on the front free endpaper. Black marks to the back panel of the jacket. Several small chips and closed tears to the jacket as well. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 100.00 USD
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17 Hattingh, Garth The Climber's Handbook
London New Holland Publishers 1998 First Paperback Edition. Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 
157pp. Illustrated. Minor creasing at the corners. Gift inscription on the half title. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 5.00 USD
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18 Herzog, Maurice Annapurna
North Salem The Adventure Library 1995 First Edition Thus. Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket 
257pp. + 1pp. afterword + 2pp. glossary. Map endpapers. Original marbled paper over buckram, faux leather spine label. Illustrated. Corners bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 Hillary, Sir Edmund View from the Summit
NY Pocket Books 2000 First Paperback Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
310pp. Illustrated. Some creasing at the corners of the wraps. A nice copy. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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20 Hillary, Sir Edmund & Desmond Doig High in the Thin Cold Air: The Story of the Himalayan Expedition Led By Sir Edmund Hillary, Sponsored By World Book Encyclopedia
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1962 First American Edition. Original Cloth Very Good Very Good 
252pp. + 4pp. photographic plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. A few instances of browning to the top edge of the front board. The top edge of the text block is foxed as are the top edge of the boards. The jacket has surface scuffing to the panels and several closed tears with attendant creasing. Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 USD
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