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View from the Summit

By: Hillary, Sir Edmund

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 019851

Condition: Very Good


310pp. Illustrated. Some creasing at the corners of the wraps. A nice copy. View more info

High in the Thin Cold Air: The Story of the Himalayan Expedition Led By Sir Edmund Hillary, Sponsored By World Book Encyclopedia

By: Hillary, Sir Edmund & Desmond Doig

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Co.: 1962

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 007583

Condition: 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 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Alpine Climbing: Techniques to Take You Higher

By: Houston, Mark & Kathy Cosley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers Books: 2004

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 019867

Condition: Very Good


325pp. + 2pp. ads. Illustrated. Back cover creased vertically. Front cover creased at bottom corner. View more info

The Ascent of Everest

By: Hunt, John

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers: 1993

Seller ID: 021551

Condition: Good


280pp. Illustrated. Edges of the text block foxed. Wraps creased. View more info

The Conquest of Everest

By: Hunt, Sir John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton: 1954

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 019386

Condition: Very Good


300pp. Illustrated. A chapter on the final assault by Sir Edmund Hillary. Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. Traces of spotting to the binding. Light foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns. The jacket is price clipped with light scuffing to the back panel and some shallow chipping to the head of the spine on the same. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

High Crimes; The Fate of Everest in an Age of Greed

By: Kodas, Michael

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019874

Condition: Very Good


357pp. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Bottom corners bumped. Some dampstain to the bottom edge of the text block, not noticeable in the text itself, even in the margins. Some creasing to the jacket. Remnants of a retail sticker to the front panel of the jacket. View more info

Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster (The Illustrated Edition)

By: Krakauer, Jon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Villard: 1998

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 013945

Condition: Near Fine


407pp. Illustrated with b+w photography from the expedition. Traces of wear to the wraps. A nice copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Mountaineer, 1983-1990

By: Maxwell, Judi (ed.)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers: 1991

Seller ID: 013250

Condition: Very Good


136pp. Illustrated. Extremities lightly rubbed. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Discover the West Central Adirondacks; A Guide to the Western Wilderness and the Moose River Plains

By: McMartin, Barbara

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Utica, North Country Books: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023776

Condition: Fine


294pp. Illustrated. View more info

Discover the Central Adirondacks; Four-Season Adventures in the Heart of the North Woods

By: McMartin, Barbara

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Utica, North Country Books: 2002

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 023777

Condition: Fine


160pp. Illustrated. View more info

Discover the Eastern Adirondacks; Four-Season Adventures Near Lake George, Pharoah Lake & Beyond

By: McMartin, Barbara

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Utica, North Country Books: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 023778

Condition: Fine


229pp. Illustrated. View more info

Discover the Southern Adirondacks; Walks, Waterways and Winter Tales

By: McMartin, Barbara

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Utica, North Country Books: 1999

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 023779

Condition: Fine


190pp. Illustrated. View more info

My Quest for the Yeti Confronting the Himalayas' Deepest Mystery

By: Messner, Reinhold (Translated By: Peter Constantine)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's: 2000

Edition: First English Language Edition.

Seller ID: 021425

Condition: Good


169pp Previous owner's address label half peeled off the front free endpaper. Blue boards have some soiling, edges of text block are spotted. Dust jacket has some minor creasing to the flaps. Some photographs and illustrations. View more info

The Man Who Skied Down Everest

By: Miura, Yuichiro & Eric Perlman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harper & Row: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019869

Condition: Very Good


172pp. Original printed yellow wraps. Uncorrected Proof Copy. Contains corrections in the Xeroxed text. Wraps unevenly if faintly browned. Quite scarce as an UPC. View more info

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

By: Ralston, Aron

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Atria Books: 2004

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013249

Condition: Near Fine


354pp. Illustrated. Black marker remainder mark on the bottom edge of the text block. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Weathering the Wilderness: The Sierra Club Guide to Practical Meteorology

By: Reifsnyder, William E.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Sierra Club Books: 1980

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 015382

Condition: Very Good


276pp. Illustrated. Traces of scuffing to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Below Another Sky: A Mountain Adventure in Search of a Lost Father

By: Ridgeway, Rick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt and Company: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009257

Condition: Very Good


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. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue

By: Selters, Andy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers: 2004

Edition: Second Edition, Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 018100

Condition: Very Good


143pp. Illustrated. Some creasing to the wraps. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Touching the Void

By: Simpson, Joe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 019806

Condition: Very Good


174pp. Illustrated. Map endpapers. The story of Simon Yates and Joe Simpson's harrowing descent of Siula Grande in the Andes. Bottom corners bumped and rubbed through. Minor creasing to the jacket and light scuffing. View more info

Ascent, The Mountaineering Experience in Word and Image

By: Steck, Allen & Steve Roper (eds.)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Sierra Club: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 021517

Condition: Good


207pp. 1st Paperback Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Paperback original. Foxed. Wraps creased. View more info