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Image for <b>The Everest-Lhotse Adventure </b><br>[Mountaineering]

The Everest-Lhotse Adventure
[Mountaineering]

By: Eggler, Albert; Translated by Hugh Merrick

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Brothers,: [No date, c1957] Printed in Great Britain.

Edition: First American Translation.

Seller ID: 008705


An account of the 1956 Swiss ascent of Everest becoming the first Europeans to succeed and the first ascent of Lhotse. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has age-toning on the spine and moderate handling wear on the edges. Ref: Neate 240. View more info

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Everest South West Face
[Mountaineering]

By: Bonington, Sir Chris

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London:, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd,: 1973.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008704


Account of the unsuccessful attempt in 1972 with Dougal Haston and Hamish MacInnes. Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. REF Neate B129 View more info

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The Alps
[Mountaineering] [Illustrated by McCormick, A. D.]

By: Conway, W. Martin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London , Adam and Charles Black: 1904

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 0010010


A travel and mountaineering classic describing the Alps featuring [70] Captioned tissue-guarded color plates.“The illustrations seem to us almost the most successful specimens of colour- printing we have met with…” -The Spectator, 1904.Sir Martin Conway is artist as well as traveler, and the book is full of pictures of chance impressions caught on the mountains, of which we can only say that their fidelity is as remarkable as their intrinsic beauty. [... View more info

Image for <b>High in the Thin Cold Air: The Story of the Himalayan Expedition, Led by Sir Edmund Hillary, Sponsored by World Book Encyclopedia  </b><br>[Mountaineering]

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

By: Doig, Desmond; Hillary, Sir Edmund

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York:, Doubleday & Company, Inc. ,: 1962.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. This American edition preceded the UK version and shows color photos the UK edition does not.

Seller ID: 008594


A record of the Himalayan scientific and mountaineering expedition of 1960-61. The purpose was to search for the yeti [Abominable Snowman] and study the effects of high altitude over a prolonged period. Also includes the record of the disaster in attempting to scale Makalu and Team members Barry Bishop, Mike Ward, Wally Ramones, & Mike Gill made 1st ascent of Ama Dablam.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust ... View more info

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After Everest - The Experiences of a Mountaineer and Medical Missionary

By: Somervell, T. Howard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1938

Edition: Second Edition [First in this form]

Seller ID: 009467


The author took part in the 1922 & 1924 Everest expeditions, and was president of the Alpine Club, 1962-4. Second Edition [First in this form] 17.8cm; 7 inches tall; 319 pages with index. Bindings tight and square. Slight shelf lean. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. REF: Neate S142 View more info

Image for <b>Kingdom of Adventure: Everest, A Chronicle of Man's Assault on the Earth's Highest Mountain   </b>

Kingdom of Adventure: Everest, A Chronicle of Man's Assault on the Earth's Highest Mountain

By: Ullman, James Ramsey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York:, William Salone Associates, Inc.,: 1947.

Edition: First American edition preceding English.

Seller ID: 008708


The author joins numerous passages by Bruce, Mallory, Norton, Odell, Scott and Younghusband from Everest narratives with his linking text. One of the most enjoyable books on Everest yet written.(BRD)Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Ref: Neate 842; Krawczyk 1021; Book Review Digest View more info

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Volume I Section A  </b>

The Scottish Mountaineering Club Guide. Volume I Section A

By: Young, James Reid: Editor

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scottish Mountaineering Club: 1921

Seller ID: 010072


[Topics, From the front:] Geology; Meteorology; Botany; Bird-Life; Equipment; Maps; Rock & Snow Craft; Photography. Sir Hugh Munro’s Classified Tables of the 3000 Ft Mountains of Scotland. Softcover; Stiff glued wraps; wear on the spine with some loss. Age-toned wraps. Textblock tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. A few signatures are still unopened. First Edition, First Printing. [Revised in 1933] 144 pp. plates illustra... View more info