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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
Publisher: New York, Dodd Mead & Company: 1987
Seller ID: 003849
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Photos show reflections from clear Mylar protective Dust-jacket cover. Two friends, one blind, the other an experienced mountaineer tell of their great adventure in Nepal. View more info
Publisher: London , Adam and Charles Black: 1904
Edition: First American Edition
Seller ID: 0010010
A travel and mountaineering classic describing the Alps featuring  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
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
Condition: 8vo; 258 pages with index.
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
Publisher: New York:, Seal Press: 1999
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: 003851
Condition: Near Fine
No Flaws or Blemishes but a reminder mark; Still Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. On May 10, 1996, the Danish author became the first Scandinavian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest and, also, a survivor of the Sagarmatha Environmental Expedition that claimed eight lives. This account includes b&w photos of the climbers and the base camp and a glossary of mountaineering terms. View more info
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
Publisher: New York:, William Salone Associates, Inc.,: 1947.
Edition: First American edition preceding English.
Seller ID: 008708
Condition: 8vo; 409 pages with an index.
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