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SINGER, CHARLES
Studies in the History and Method of Science
. Hard Cover. 2nd edn, Dawson, London, 1955. large format, xiv, 304p. Plates. Inscription neatly cut from free endpaper else nr fine in original cloth gilt. Includes Saint Hildegard, Vitalism, early renaissance anatomy, cramp-rings and Witch Mania. Scarce.
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Book number: 001083
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.75 US$ 96.4 | JP„ 10516]

 
SMITH, ALBERT & MRS HALL
The Boy's Birthday Book / A Boy's Ascent of Mont Blanc
1859, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, London, Houston & Wright [1859]. 8vo, 428p, text engs. VG clean copy in original cloth gilt. Contains the famous story 'A Boy's Ascent of Mont Blanc' by Albert Smith pp 9 - 145, presumably based on his own successful ascent. Neate S88. Attractively illustrated classic. Scarce.
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Book number: 000884
GBP 395.00 [Appr.: EURO 461.25 US$ 507.73 | JP„ 55385]

 
HASKETT SMITH, W P
Climbing in the British Isles 2 Vols in One.
First Thus. Hard Cover. Facsimile edition, Ernest Press, 1986 (of original 1894/5). With a biographical sketch. Nr fine in original pictorial cloth gilt. A fine reprint of the famous first rock climbing guides.
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Book number: 001842
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.75 US$ 57.84 | JP„ 6310]

 
HASKETT SMITH, W P
Climbing in the British Isles 2 Vols
1894, First Edition. Hard Cover. 2 vols, first edn, Longmans, 1894/5. Sm 8vo, 162p, 197p. Diagrams. Slight wear, VG in original pictorial cloth gilt - the famous first rock climbing guides.
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Book number: 001745
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175.25 US$ 192.81 | JP„ 21032]

 
SMITH, ALBERT
The Story of Mont Blanc
1853, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, London, Bogue, 1853. 8vo, xii, 219p, 8p cat. Coloured frontispiece, text engravings. Armorial bookplate (E F Fitch), minor very light browning else VG nice clean copy in original orange blind-stamped cloth gilt. The first chapters describe the history of Chamonix & earlier ascents of Mont Blanc, followed by the excellent account of his own ascent. Neate S86. Perret 4074 'La premičre véritable monographie sur le Mont-Blanc. L'édition la plus recherchée'. A scarce classic.
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Book number: 001346
GBP 1200.00 [Appr.: EURO 1400.75 US$ 1542.47 | JP„ 168258]
Keywords: Alps

 
SMYTHE, F S
Camp Six an Account of the 1933 Mount Everest Expedition
1937, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, H&S, London, 1937. 8vo, xii, 307p. Plates. Some very slight browning, nr fine bright copy in original cloth gilt. Neate S114 'One of his best books with his solo attempt on the summit, one of the great efforts in Everest history'.
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Book number: 001919
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 146 US$ 160.67 | JP„ 17527]
Keywords: Everest

 
SMYTHE, FRANK
Climbs and Ski Runs Mountaineering & Skiing in the Alps, Great Britain & Corsica.
1929, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edition, Blackwood, Edinburgh & London, 1929. 8vo, xx, 307p. Plates. Small inscr. Light foxing to fore-edge. VG clean copy in original cloth gilt. Neate S115 'His first and perhaps his best book'.
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Book number: 001773
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.11 | JP„ 13320]
Keywords: Alps

 
SMYTHE, F S
Edward Whymper
First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, H&S, London, 1940. 8vo, xiv, 330p. Plates & fldg maps.VG in original cloth. Neate S117 'biography of the most famous mountaineer of all time'.
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Book number: 001879
GBP 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 70.25 US$ 77.12 | JP„ 8413]

 
SMYTHE, FRANK
Kamet Conquered with SIGNED Letter
1932, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edition, 1932. Tall 8vo, 420p. Map & plates. VG in original cloth gilt. Neate S118 'Smythe, Shipton and party make the first ascent of a mountain over 25,000ft. With a short letter SIGNED by F S Smythe. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 001868
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 204.5 US$ 224.94 | JP„ 24538]

 
SMYTHE, FRANK
Secret Mission
1942. Hard Cover. Reprint, August 1942. Sm 8vo, 256p, map endpapers. Slight wear VG original cloth. Rare - author's first and only novel, set in the Himalaya.
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Book number: 001869
GBP 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 105.25 US$ 115.69 | JP„ 12619]

 
THE METCALFE SOCIETY
Metcalfe History of the Clan
First Edition. (ISBN: 0953326705) Hard Cover. First edn, published by the Metcalfe Society, 1998. Large format, 252p. Profusely illustrated in colour. Nr fine copy in similar dustwrapper. Scarce.
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Book number: 001615
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.75 US$ 96.4 | JP„ 10516]
Catalogue: Antiquarian
Keywords: 0953326705

 
SOMERVILLE, D M M CRICHTON, RICKMERS, W R AND RICHARDSON, E C (ED)
Ski Running dedicated to the Ski Club of Great Britain
1904, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, London, Horace Cox, 1904. 8vo, iv, [3]-76p, 12p adverts, plus 2p adverts on pastedowns. 7 plates, 27 figures in the text & a bibliography. Inscr, slight offsetting from pastedowns, VG clean copy in original boards. Mounted photograph of two women skiers in long dresses on the front board. Not in Neate or Perret. Arnold Lunn in 'The Story of Skiing' p 181, describes this book as 'the first work on skiing in the English Language'.
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Book number: 001775
GBP 1950.00 [Appr.: EURO 2276.25 US$ 2506.52 | JP„ 273419]

 
SOPER, J, WILSON, J & CREW, P
The Black Cliff the History of Rock Climbing on Clogwyn Du'r Arddhu
1971, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Kaye & Ward, London, 1971. Sq 8vo, 158p. Illus. Nr fine copy in similar unclipped dustwrapper. Rock climbing classic. Neate S143 'the definitive record of climbing on one of Britain's biggest & most famous cliffs'.
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Book number: 001723
GBP 145.00 [Appr.: EURO 169.25 US$ 186.38 | JP„ 20331]

 
SPENDER, HAROLD
Through the High Pyrenees
1898. Hard Cover. First edn, Innes, 1898. 8vo, 370p. A fine copy in the original maroon cloth gilt, complete with 5 maps & 31 plates. Classic on early climbing in the Pyrenees. Perret 4124 'rare et important'.
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Book number: 001375
GBP 195.00 [Appr.: EURO 227.75 US$ 250.65 | JP„ 27342]

 
STANFORD
Stanford's Railway and Road Map of England and Wales 1860
1860, First Thus. Hard Cover. Coloured engraved map on linen, 48 sections, 100 x 86 cm open. Sl wear else VG in original red slip-case gilt.
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Book number: 001835
GBP 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 140.25 US$ 154.25 | JP„ 16826]
Catalogue: Antiquarian

 
STEEPLE, E W, BARLOW, G & MACROBERT, H
The Scottish Mountaineering Club Guide Island of Skye
1923, First Edition. Printer Wrapper. First edn, Scottish Mountaineering Club, Edinburgh, 1923. Tall 8vo, 126p. Plates, diagrams & fldg map in pocket. Original paperback guide, volume III, July 1923, Section A. Inscr, neat repair to Sron na Ciche plate, sl wear, VG clean copy in original printed covers. Neate Q368.
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Book number: 001780
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.11 | JP„ 13320]

 
STEPHEN, LESLIE
The Playground of Europe
1871, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Longmans, 1871. 8vo, xii, 321p. Eng plates. Pencil inscr. VG in old 1/2 blue crushed morocco, raised bands, gilt lettering (dull) by Riviere & Son. Marbled boards & red endpapers. Neate S165 'By one of the most famous personalities in mountaineering and his book ranks among the best in climbing literature'. Perret 4151 'tres recherché'.
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Book number: 001732
GBP 550.00 [Appr.: EURO 642 US$ 706.97 | JP„ 77118]

 
STEVENSON, SETH WILLIAM
A Tour in France, Savoy, Northern Italy, Switzerland, Germany and the Netherlands, in the Summer of 1825, including some Observations on the Scenery of the Neckar and the Rhine
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, 2 vols, Rivington, London, 1827. Tall 8vo, xii, 424p; viii, 425-862p, [2]. printed in Norwich. Neatly rebacked in green cloth, paper labels, original rubbed marbled boards.With old Ipswich Book Club list of 20 names (mainly Revs) and dates borrowed on front pastedown. Includes a visit to Montanvert and the Mer de Glace, Chamonix. Not in Neate or Perret. Scarce.
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Book number: 001657
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 204.5 US$ 224.94 | JP„ 24538]
Keywords: Alps

 
STOCK, ELLIOT
Scrambles in Sunshine & Storm Among Swiss & English Alps
1910, First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, Ouseley, [1910]. 8vo, 212p. Photo plates. Sl edge foxing & minor wear else VG in original pictorial cloth. Neate S170. Scarce.
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Book number: 001431
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.75 US$ 96.4 | JP„ 10516]

 
STODDARD, FREDERICK WALCOTT
Tramps Through Tyrol - Life, Sport & Legend
1912, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Mills & Boon, 1912. 8vo, x, 299p; 8p, 32p cats. Plates, colour frontispiece and fine coloured folding map. VG clean copy in original cloth gilt. Not in Neate or Perret.
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Book number: 001821
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.75 US$ 96.4 | JP„ 10516]
Keywords: Alps Dolomites

 
STRANG, JOHN LL.D.
Travelling Notes in France, Italy and Switzerland
1863, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Robertson, Glasgow, 1863. Sm 8vo, xix, 266, [2]p. Neat contemporary inscription & very minor light foxing, a near fine copy in orig cloth gilt. Grand Tour. Scarce.
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Book number: 001681
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.11 | JP„ 13320]

 
STRUTT, JOSEPH & HONE, W
The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England
1845. Hard Cover. New ed, Tegg, 1845. Tall 8vo, lxviii, 420p. Inscr. Neatly rebacked in 1/4 cloth over orig boards with paper label and new endpapers. Original HAND-COLOURED edition with 140 expertly coloured & very attractive small engravings. Scarce thus.
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Book number: 001314
GBP 495.00 [Appr.: EURO 578 US$ 636.27 | JP„ 69406]
Catalogue: Antiquarian

 
STYLES, SHOWELL
The Lost Glacier
1955, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Hart-Davis, London, 1955. 8vo, 158p. Inscr. Nr fine in similar price-clipped attractive pictorial dustwrapper. Neate X352 ' Thriller, climbing in the Himalayas'.
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Book number: 001940
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 64.25 US$ 70.7 | JP„ 7712]

 
STYLES, SHOWELL.
Mallory of Everest.
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Hamilton, 1967. Nr fine copy in similar dustwrapper.
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Book number: 000938
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 29.25 US$ 32.13 | JP„ 3505]

 
STYLES, SHOWELL
Mountains of the Midnight Sun
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Hurst & Blackett, London, 1954. 8vo, 208p. Plates. Map endpapers. Minor browning, VG clean copy in good unclipped dustwrapper. Neate S195 'Climbing on the Lyngen Peninsula, northern Norway'. Scarce.
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Book number: 001705
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.75 US$ 57.84 | JP„ 6310]
Keywords: Mountaineering

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