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The American Alpine Journal 1966

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, The American Alpine Club: 1966

Seller ID: 007562

Condition: Very Good


250pp. Illustrated with striking b+w photography. One large folding map. Wraps unevenly browned. Spine wrinkled. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Jasper National Park

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.p., Canadian National Railways: 1927

Edition: Probable 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 008961

Condition: Very Good


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 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Guide to the Appalachian Trail in Maine, Publication No. 4

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.p,, The Maine Appalachian Trail Club: 1969

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 022863

Condition: Very Good


342pp. + 10pp. index + 6 folding maps laid in at the back. 7th Edition (stated). Original two-post printed wraps. Wraps creased. View more info

Guide to the Appalachian Trail in Massachusetts and Connecticut, Publication No. 21

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., The Appalachian Trail Conference: 1968

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 022876

Condition: Near Fine


210pp. + 7pp. index. Folding maps. 2nd Edition (stated). Original gray printed wraps with two-post binder. Traces of creasing to the wraps. View more info

Guidebook to the Conservation Trail

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.p,, The Foothills Trail Club of Western New York: 1978

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 022877

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (42pp. + folding map in back pocket). 2nd Edition (stated). Original pictorial wraps, stapled. This trail extends through the Alleghany Mountains in the Southern Tier of New York to Lake Ontario. Quite scarce. OCLC Worldcat does not locate ANY copies in institutional holdings. Occasional underlining. Small retail sticker ghost to the front cover. View more info

The Summit

By: Alexander, Eric

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Green Forest, New Leaf Press: 2010

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 019866

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

Many Mountains to Climb

By: Allison, Stacy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Seattle, Milestone Books: 1999

Seller ID: 019868

Condition: Near Fine


178pp. Illustrated. Memoirs of a mountaineer. Traces of wear. View more info

Greatest Mountain: Katahdin's Wilderness

By: Baxter, Percival Proctor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: N.p., The Scrimshaw Press: 1972

Seller ID: 015884

Condition: Very Good


21pp. + unpaginated collection of photographic plates and quotes. Traces of wear to the extremities. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Mountaineering; From Hill Walking to Alpine Climbing

By: Blackshaw, Alan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1970

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 019785

Condition: Very Good


552pp. Illustrated. Four maps. Spine creased. Some scuffing to the covers. View more info

I Chose to Climb

By: Bonington, Christian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd.: 1969

Edition: Third Impression.

Seller ID: 009255

Condition: 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 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest

By: Boukreev, Anatoli & G. Weston DeWalt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017729

Condition: 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 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

High Exposure

By: Breashers, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1999

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019489

Condition: Very Good


319pp. Illustrated. Corners bumped. Several pages carelessly dogeared at the bottom. jacket creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Last Climb; The Legendary Everest Expeditions of George Mallory

By: Breashers, David & Audrey Salkeld

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Geographic: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019908

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

Everest; Mountain Without Mercy

By: Coburn, Broughton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Geographic: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019910

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Minus 148: First Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley

By: Davidson, Art

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers: 2007

Seller ID: 013251

Condition: Fine


242pp. + 1pp. ad. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Practical Manual of Camping, Hiking and Wilderness Techniques

By: Drake, Peter J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Hermes House: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023417

Condition: Very Good


256pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial flexi-cloth. Illustrated. A British take on the subject with chapters on paddling, walking and cycling as well as the usual chapters on the subject. Some bending to the cloth. View more info

Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills

By: Graydon, Don & Kurt Hanson (eds.)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Seattle, The Mountaineers: 1997

Edition: Sixth Edition.

Seller ID: 019290

Condition: Very Good


528pp. Illustrated. Stains to the fore edge of the text block. Wraps creased. Spine creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger

By: Harrer, Heinrich

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton: 1960

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 007565

Condition: 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 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Climber's Handbook

By: Hattingh, Garth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, New Holland Publishers: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 009275

Condition: Very Good


157pp. Illustrated. Minor creasing at the corners. Gift inscription on the half title. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Annapurna

By: Herzog, Maurice

Price: $12.00

Publisher: North Salem, The Adventure Library: 1995

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Seller ID: 012412

Condition: Very Good


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 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info