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PARKES, SAMUEL
The Rudiments of Chemistry illustrated by Experiments and Copper-Plate Engravings of Chemical Apparatus
1826. Hard Cover. 4th edn, printed for Baldwin, Craddock & Joy, London & Constable, Edinburgh, 1826. Sm 8vo, xiv, [ii], 366, [ii]p. 8 engraved plates of apparatus. New endpapers, some browning & wear to head & tail of spine else good in original cloth gilt. Scarce.
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Book number: 001908
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Keywords: Chemistry

 
PARKINGTON, JOHN A
To the Alps and back : memories, adventures and impressions of two tours in Switzerland
1906, First Edition. Pictorial Cover. First edn, (privately) printed for the author by R. Platt, Ltd, "Caxton Press," Wigan , n.d. [1906]. 8vo, 105p, photo illus in text. Inscr, near fine copy in original printed pictorial card covers. A rare Swiss tour, plus Chamonix, not in Neate or AC library. Only one copy on COPAC, in the British Library.
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Book number: 001368
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Keywords: Switzerland

 
PARTINGTON, J R
A History of Greek Fire and Gunpowder
1960, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Heffer, Cambridge, 1960. 4to, 381p. Plates & text illustrations. Lewis's Library label on front board, no other marks. VG clean copy in original red cloth.
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Book number: 001589
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Keywords: Chemistry

 
PARVILLE, HENRI DE
L'électricité et ses Applications. Exposition de Paris [1881]
1883. Hard Cover. 2nd edn, Masson, Paris, 1883. 8vo, viii, 543p. Many text engravings. Inscr, bkplt, minor light foxing , nr fine copy in original pictorial green cloth gilt, red edges. Comprehensive text including telephones. A nice copy.
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Book number: 001468
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 146.5 US$ 162.1 | JP¥ 17608]
Keywords: Electricity Telephony

 
PASCOE, JOHN
Unclimbed New Zealand
1939, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, G A & U, London, 1939. 8vo, 238p, 2p cat. Fldg maps & plates (some in colour). Bookplates of Lady Ropner & Gerald Franklin. Minor wear else near fine in original cloth gilt. Neate P20 'Pioneering climbs and explorations between the wars'.
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Book number: 001107
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 99.5 US$ 110.23 | JP¥ 11973]

 
PEARSON, A
Annals of Kirkby Lonsdale & Lunesdale
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, 1930 (500 copies only). 4to. V sl foxing to eps else nr fine nice copy in orig cloth gilt. Scarce.
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Book number: 000826
GBP 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 292.75 US$ 324.21 | JP¥ 35216]
Catalogue: Lake District

 
PEPPER, J H
Pneumatics Embracing the Air Pump and the Diving bell [ and Acoustics ]
1865, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Warne & Co, London, n.d. [ca 1865]. Sq 8vo, 98p, 2p cat. Engravings in the text. Sunday School bookplate & small stamp on endpaper, inner hinge strengthened, VG in original decorative cloth gilt. Pp 1-40 on pneumatics & p 41-98 on acoustics. Scarce - only one copy on COPAC.
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Book number: 001338
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PILKINGTON, LAWRENCE
The Hills of Peace and Other Poems
1930, First Edition. First edn, Longmans, London, 1930. 8vo, 48p. Original 1/4 cloth boards, VG clean copy. Neate P56. The author (1855-1941) was a noted pioneer climber in the Lake District. A very scarce volume of mountaineering poems.
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Book number: 001268
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111.25 US$ 123.2 | JP¥ 13382]

 
PILLEY, DOROTHY [MRS I A RICHARDS]
Climbing Days
1935, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Bell, London, 1935. 8vo, xiv, 352p. Map enpapers, plates. Inscr. VG copy in very worn with loss dustwrapper. SIGNED by Dorothy Pilley Richards with a greeting; with the bookplate of Mary Rose Fitzgibbon. Also with a colour postcard from 'K. C. C.' [Baroness Katherine Chorley] to Miss Fitzgibbon. Neate P57. Perret 3458. A great classic of mountaineering - her ascents included the Charmoz/Grepon, Traverse of the Dru, Dent de Geant, Zmutt Arete, Traverse of the Obergabelhorn and the first ascent of the N Ridge on the Dent Blanche. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 001968
GBP 495.00 [Appr.: EURO 579.5 US$ 641.93 | JP¥ 69727]

 
PRITCHARD, H BADEN
Tramps in the Tyrol
1874, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Tinsley Bros, London, 1874. 8vo, frontis, vignette title, xii, 267p. Inscr, prelim page browned, new endpapers, minor wear & fading to spine & fore-edge else VG clean copy in original red cloth gilt. Gilt vignette of Alpenstock & equipment on upper board & spine, all edges gilt. Not in Neate & Perret. A nice copy. Scarce.
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Book number: 001207
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Keywords: Alps Tirol

 
PYATT, EDWARD C
Sandstone Climbs in SE England
1947. First ed, 1947. P/b, 8vo, 48p. Plates & diagrams. VG nice copy in original pictorial covers. Scarce.
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Book number: 001323
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.75 US$ 58.36 | JP¥ 6339]

 
PYE, SIR DAVID [ & ERIC BYNE ]
George Leigh Mallory a Memoir
1927, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, OUP, 1927. Sq 8vo, [xii], 183p. Engraved frontispiece & 5 plates. New endpapers, sl wear, VG in original cloth, printed paper label, spare label at end. Neate P112 'the most touching portrayal of one of the most enigmatic figures in mountaineering'. SIGNED on half-title by Eric Byne, author of High Peak.
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Book number: 001883
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175.75 US$ 194.52 | JP¥ 21129]
Keywords: Everest Mallory

 
QUINCY, JOHN M. D.
Pharmacopoeia Officinalis & Extemporanea or A Compleat English Dispensatory in Four Parts.
1722. Hard Cover. Fourth edn, much enlarged, London, for E Bell, W Taylor & J Osborn, 1722. 8vo, xvi, 674p, 60p index. Inscr, title page in good facsimile, slight darkening to edges else VG. Original panelled calf dec boards, neatly rebacked at some time (binder's ticket Riley, Dunn & Wilson) with raised bands and gilt title. A very comprehensive work, Part I is general chemistry. DNB - 'Quincy practised medicine as an apothecary and physician in London d.1722'. A nice copy of a scarce text.
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Book number: 001135
GBP 350.00 [Appr.: EURO 409.75 US$ 453.89 | JP¥ 49302]

 
RAEBURN, H
Mountaineering Art
1920, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, London, 1920. Sm 8vo, 274p. Plates. Slight even fade to spine, VG clean copy in original cloth. Neate R05 'He was an outstanding alpinist who also visited Norway, the Caucasus and Himalaya.
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Book number: 001902
GBP 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.75 US$ 64.84 | JP¥ 7043]
Keywords: Alps

 
RAMSAY, SIR WILLIAM (FRS)
The Gases of the Atmosphere the history of their discovery.
1905. Hard Cover. Third edn, Macmillan, 1905. 8vo, xiv, 296p. Inscr. Nr fine bright copy in original cloth gilt with 9 portrait plates. Ramsay discovered helium & other noble gases.
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Book number: 001046
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RATTI, ABATE ACHILLE [POPE PIUS XI]
Climbs on Alpine Peaks
1923, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Fisher Unwin, 1923. 8vo, 136p. Plates. VG clean copy in orig blue cloth. Perret 3588.
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Book number: 001830
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Keywords: Alps

 
RENAULT, MARY
North Face
First Thus. Hard Cover. First Eng edn, Longmans, London, 1949. Sm 8vo, 318p. Nr fine in VG unclipped dustwrapper. Novel. Neate X311.
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Book number: 001661
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 US$ 45.39 | JP¥ 4930]

 
RENDU, L. FORBES, G (ED)
Theory of the Glaciers of Savoy
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Macmillan, London, 1874. Translated by A Wills. With additions by P G tait & John Ruskin. 8vo, viii, 216p. Nr fine unopened copy in original cloth gilt. Defence of James Forbes glaciology edited by his son. DNB: 'James Forbes was the first to study scientifically the phenomena of glaciers, but his claim to be the first observer of the veined structure & other characteristics was contested by Agassiz and Tyndall'.
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Book number: 001606
GBP 145.00 [Appr.: EURO 169.75 US$ 188.04 | JP¥ 20425]
Keywords: Geology

 
SWISS FOUNDATION FOR ALPINE RESEARCH
The Mountain World. Ten Volumes. 10 Vols.
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, 10 vols, 1953-1970. 4to, fine plates & maps. Minor old tape marks in some vols else a very good set in G/VG dustwrappers. A classic set. A heavy set - please enquire for shipping cost.
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Book number: 001317
GBP 245.00 [Appr.: EURO 286.75 US$ 317.72 | JP¥ 34511]

 
REY, GUIDO
Peaks & Precipices Scrambles in the Dolomites & Savoy
1914. Hard Cover. First Eng edn, Fisher Unwin, London, 1914. Large format, 238p, photo plates. Minor light foxing, some wear & fading to binding else a good clean copy in original cloth gilt. In 3 parts - the Aiguilles of the Montanvert, the Towers of the Trentino & the Pala Group. Neate R26. Acrobatic alpinism!.
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Book number: 001196
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 146.5 US$ 162.1 | JP¥ 17608]

 
RHODES, DANIEL P
A Pleasure-Book of Grindelwald
1903, First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, Macmillan, New York, 1903. 8vo, xv, 235p, fldg map, photo illus. Nr fine copy in original cloth gilt. Winter sports in Switzerland including mountaineering & skiing. Neate R28. Scarce.
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Book number: 001767
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 88 US$ 97.26 | JP¥ 10565]
Keywords: Alps

 
RICKMERS, W RICKMER
Ski-ing for Beginners and Mountaineers
1910, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Fisher Unwin, London & Leipsic, 1910. 8vo, 175p, 7p adverts. Many photo plates, diagrams, silhouettes and bibliography. Small blind 'presentation copy' stamp on title. New front endpaper, slight wear to covers, sp sl browned, a VG copy in original pictorial black & white pictorial cloth. Not in Perret. Neate R31 'The author climbed in Britain, the Alps, Caucasus and Pamir, and was also an accomplished skier'.
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Book number: 001772
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 205 US$ 226.94 | JP¥ 24651]
Keywords: Ski

 
ROBERTS, ERIC
Welzenbach's Climbs
First Edition. (ISBN: 0906227143) Hard Cover. First edn, West Col, Great Britain, 1980. 8vo, 271p. Plates. Nr fine in sl rubbed dw. Neate R47 'Welzenbach was Germany's leading between-wars climber'.
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Book number: 001658
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 29.5 US$ 32.42 | JP¥ 3522]
Keywords: 0906227143

 
FRISON ROCHE, ROGER
First on the Rope; The Last Crevasse; Return to the Mountains - 3 Volumes
First Edition. Hard Cover. Three 8vo Eng edition novels set in the alps by the famous Chamonix Guide. First on the Rope, Collectors Club de luxe edition No 115 (of 750), Brun, London [1952], full pigskin gilt; the Last Crevasse, first Eng edn, 1952, fine in similar unclipped dustwrapper; & Return to the Mountains, first Eng edn, 1961, nr fine in similar price-clipped dustwrapper dustwrapper. Neate X134, X135 & X136 'Climbing around Chamonix between the wars. The author was a professional guide'.
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Book number: 001848
GBP 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 140.5 US$ 155.62 | JP¥ 16903]

 
ROGERS, R C. ROWLAND COTTON.
Cain's Lamentations over Abel in six books...
Sabine & Son, Shoe Lane, Fleet Street, London. 1800, First Edition. First edn, Sabine & Son, Shoe Lane, Fleet Street, London, n.d. [ca 1800]. Sm 8vo, frontispiece, 215p. Slight browning else VG in recent marbled paper wrappers. According to ESTC T498243, R.C. Rogers is Rowland Cotton. Scarce.
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Book number: 001962
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111.25 US$ 123.2 | JP¥ 13382]
Catalogue: Antiquarian
Keywords: Bible Theology

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