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1 Jasper National Park
N.p. Canadian National Railways 1927 Probable 1st Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 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. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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2 The American Alpine Journal 1966
NY The American Alpine Club 1966 Original Wraps Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
250pp. Illustrated with striking b+w photography. One large folding map. Wraps unevenly browned. Spine wrinkled. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Baxter, Percival Proctor Greatest Mountain: Katahdin's Wilderness
N.p. The Scrimshaw Press 1972 Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Constance Baxter 
21pp. + unpaginated collection of photographic plates and quotes. Traces of wear to the extremities. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Bonington, Christian I Chose to Climb
London Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1969 Third Impression Original Cloth Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
207pp. + 1pp. epilogue. Illustrated. One corner gently bumped. Some spotting to the top edge of the text block. The jacket is in excellent condition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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5 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 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
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. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 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 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
321pp. Illustrated. A riveting book. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Davidson, Art Minus 148: First Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley
Seattle The Mountaineers 2007 Original Pictorial Wraps Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
242pp. + 1pp. ad. Illustrated. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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8 Davidson, Art Minus 148: The Winter Ascent of Mt. McKinley
NY W.W. Norton 1969 Fourth Printing Original Cloth Very Good Near Fine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
218pp. Illustrated. No previous ownership inscriptions. Top edge of text block foxed. Traces of rubbing to the spine ends on the jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 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 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
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. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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10 Hattingh, Garth The Climber's Handbook
London New Holland Publishers 1998 First Paperback Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
157pp. Illustrated. Minor creasing at the corners. Gift inscription on the half title. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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11 Herzog, Maurice Annapurna
North Salem The Adventure Library 1995 First Edition Thus Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
257pp. + 1pp. afterword + 2pp. glossary. Map endpapers. Original marbled paper over buckram, faux leather spine label. Illustrated. Corners bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 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 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
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. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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13 Krakauer, Jon Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster (The Illustrated Edition)
NY Villard 1998 Second Printing Original Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
407pp. Illustrated with b+w photography from the expedition. Traces of wear to the wraps. A nice copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 Maxwell, Judi (ed.) The Mountaineer, 1983-1990
Seattle The Mountaineers 1991 Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
136pp. Illustrated. Extremities lightly rubbed. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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15 Podskoch, Martin Fire Towers of the Catskills: Their History and Lore
Fleischmann's Purple Mountain Press 2000 First Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
120pp. Illustrated. Wraps creased. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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16 Ralston, Aron Between a Rock and a Hard Place
NY Atria Books 2004 First Paperback Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket Remainder 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
354pp. Illustrated. Black marker remainder mark on the bottom edge of the text block. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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17 Reifsnyder, William E. Weathering the Wilderness: The Sierra Club Guide to Practical Meteorology
San Francisco Sierra Club Books 1980 First Paperback Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
276pp. Illustrated. Traces of scuffing to the wraps. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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18 Ridgeway, Rick Below Another Sky: A Mountain Adventure in Search of a Lost Father
NY Henry Holt and Company 2000 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good Near Fine Remainder 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
321pp. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Remainder mark on the bottom edge of the text block. Light soil to the fore edge of the text block. Light wear to the jacket. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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19 Simpson, Joe Touching the Void:
NY Perennial 2004 Seventh Printing Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
218pp. Illustrated. The story of Simpson's survival from a harrowing fall and in a crevice in the Andes Mountains. Some minor creasing to the wraps. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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20 Strayed, Cheryl Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
NY Vintage Books 2012 Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
315pp. Front cover gently creased vertically. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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