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BOWMAN, F H
The Structure of the Wool Fibre, in its Relation to the Use of Wool for Technical Purposes
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Palmer & Howe, Manchester, 1885. 8vo, xviii, 366p, 10p catalogue. Complete with 33 plates, 8 in colour. Inscr. Spine slightly faded and minor writing & light foxing to endpapers else a VG clean copy in original cloth gilt.
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Book number: 001629
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175 US$ 193.71 | JP¥ 21024]

 
BOYLE, ROBERT F.R.S.
Tracts containing I. Suspicions about some Hidden Qualities of the Air with an Appendix touching Celestial Magnets .. II. Animadversions upon Mr. Hobbes's Problemata de vacuo. III. A Discourse of the Cause of Attraction by Suction.
London, M. Pitt, 1674. 1674, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, London, M. Pitt, 1674. Title page (in good facsimile?), [4]p Preface & Errata; [4]p Preface, and Six completeTracts: Suspicions 72p, Observations 26p; Some additional Experiments 14p, Animadversions upon Hobbes 94p, Cause of Suction 68p, New Experiments 18p; with the 2p alternative Cause of Suction title bound in at p20. Sm 8vo, 10.5 x 16.5 cm, small bkplt, old 1/2 calf marbled boards, gilt label. Slight wear, upper hinge cracking. The six tracts are complete and in VG condition. Six rare tracts by Robert Boyle, the 'Father of Modern Chemistry'. Fulton 119 'Hidden Qualities of the Air' - the first enunciation of the modern theory of oxidation'.
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Book number: 001956
GBP 3875.00 [Appr.: EURO 4520.75 US$ 5004.09 | JP¥ 543107]

 
BRENEN, GERALD & LINDSAY, W [ED]
A History of the House of Percy from the Earliest Times to the Present Century.
1902, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, 2 vols, Freemantle, London, 1902. Large 8vo, xviii, 393p; x, 495p, partly unopened. Illustrations, some in colour, and genealogies. Endpapers slightly spotted, near fine bright set in original white cloth gilt, top edges gilt, gilt emblem on front covers.
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Book number: 001973
GBP 295.00 [Appr.: EURO 344.25 US$ 380.96 | JP¥ 41346]
Catalogue: Antiquarian
Keywords: Northumberland

 
THE BRITISH AND COLONIAL DRUGGIST
The Manual of Formulae containing over 1000 Recipes 1892
1892, First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, the British and Colonial Druggist, 1892. 8vo, vii ads, iv, 289p, viii-xvii ads. A well-read volume with finger marks mainly in the margins, edge of one page repaired, some pages dusty, covers & lettering dull, a good copy in original cloth. For the use of pharmacists & chemists 'many of the formulae have been collected from the published volumes of 'the British and Colonial Druggist'. Scarce - only 3 copies on COPAC.
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Book number: 000844
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.5 US$ 96.85 | JP¥ 10512]
Keywords: Chemistry

 
BROCKBANK, E M & DALTON, JOHN
John Dalton some unpublished Letters of Personal and Scientific Interest with additional information about his Colour Vision & Atomic Theories
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Manchester Uni Press, 1944. 8vo, 62p. Frontispiece & plates. Minor light browning to endpapers, VG clean copy in original cloth gilt. SIGNED by the Author.
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Book number: 001588
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.5 US$ 58.11 | JP¥ 6307]

 
DALZIEL BROTHERS
A Round of Days. Described in original poems by some of our most celebrated poets, and in pictures by eminent artists, engraved by the brothers Dalziel
1866, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Routledge, London, 1866. 4to, [vi], 93p, 2p cat. Engravings. Bkplt. Neatly re-cased at some time with new endpapers. One page has a small cut to one corner. Minor light foxing, slight wear internally. In the fine green, red, blue and gilt original attractive Sixties binding by John Leighton, 'Dalziel's Fine-Art Gift Book'. McLean, Victorian Book Design. p218; Victorian Publishers Book-Bindings p130. A nice copy.
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Book number: 001863
GBP 450.00 [Appr.: EURO 525 US$ 581.12 | JP¥ 63071]
Catalogue: Antiquarian

 
BROWN, T GRAHAM
Brenva [ Mont Blanc ]
1944, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Dent, 1944. 8vo, xvi, 228p. 73 plates. Bkplt. Nr fine nice copy in school prize binding of black half-morocco gilt. Neate B188 Brown did three new routes on the Brenva Face of Mont Blanc.
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Book number: 001249
GBP 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.5 US$ 64.57 | JP¥ 7008]
Keywords: Alps

 
BROWN, T.GRAHAM & DE BEER, SIR GAVIN
The First Ascent of Mont Blanc
1957, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, OUP, 1957. 8vo, x, 460p. Map, plates (some in colour) & figures. With several Appendixes and a bibliography. Nr fine copy in similar unclipped dustwrapper. Important work with manuscripts (including that of Dr Paccard) published in full for the first time. Neate B189 ' This scholarly examination of the first ascent proved Dr Paccard's claims beyond doubt and provided a definitive history of the early ascents of Mont Blanc'. Perret 0346 'Recherché et peu courant'.
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Book number: 001771
GBP 195.00 [Appr.: EURO 227.5 US$ 251.82 | JP¥ 27331]

 
BROWN, T.GRAHAM & DE BEER, GAVIN
The First Ascent of Mont Blanc
1957, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, OUP, 1957. 8vo, x, 460p. Map, plates & figures. Slight even fade to spine, else nr fine copy in original red cloth. Important work with manuscripts (including that of Dr Paccard) published in full for the first time. Neate B189 ' this scholarly examination of the first ascent proved Dr Paccard's claims beyond doubt and provided a definitive history of the early ascents of Mont Blanc'. Perret 0346.
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Book number: 001451
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.68 | JP¥ 13315]

 
BROWN, JOE
The Hard Years
1967, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Gollancz, 1967. 8vo, 256p. Plates. Small inscr. Nr fine in VG unclipped dw. Neate B185. Classic autobiography.
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Book number: 001250
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 99.25 US$ 109.77 | JP¥ 11913]

 
BROWNE, REV G F
Ice Caves of France & Switzerland a Narrative of Subterranean Exploration
1865, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Longmans, Green, London, 1865. 8vo, x, 315p. Engravings in the text. Inscr (Threipland) on title, nr fine copy in original cloth gilt. Not in Neate or Perret. The author was President of the Alpine Club.
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Book number: 001694
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175 US$ 193.71 | JP¥ 21024]

 
BRUNNING, CARL K
The British Mountaineering Journal Vol 1 No 1 June 1932
. First edn, privately published, 1932. 4to, 80p, plates. Minor slight loss to rear cover. Neat repairs to small tears in page edges else VG clean copy in original pictorial paper covers. Contributions by Winthrop Young, Longland, Pallis, Menlove Edwards, Bridge. Scarce.
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Book number: 001162
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.5 US$ 58.11 | JP¥ 6307]

 
BRYCE, VISCOUNT
Memories of Travel
1923, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Macmillan, London, 1923. 8vo, xiv, 300p, 4p cat. Inscr. Small blind stamp 'presentation copy' to title, else nr fine copy in original cloth gilt. Neate B202. Important memoir on the Tatra (1878) and the Altai mountains (1913).
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Book number: 000976
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.5 US$ 58.11 | JP¥ 6307]

 
BRYCE, JAMES
Transcaucasia and Ararat with a Supplementary Chapter on the Armenian Question
1896. Hard Cover. Fourth edn revised, Macmillan, London, 1896. 8vo, xx, 526p. Engravings & coloured map. Fine copy in orig blue cloth gilt. With the ascent of Ararat and a supplementary chapter on the recent history of the Armenian Question.
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Book number: 001672
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 99.25 US$ 109.77 | JP¥ 11913]

 
BUHL, HERMANN
Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage
1956, First Edition. Hard Cover. First Eng edn, Hodder & Stoughton, 1956. Nr fine copy in similar unclipped dustwrapper. Neate B210. Classic autobiography with the epic solo ascent of Nanga Parbat.
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Book number: 001822
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 146 US$ 161.42 | JP¥ 17520]
Keywords: Himalaya

 
BUNYAN, JOHN
The Pilgrim's Progress from this World to that which is to Come
M. Luckman, Coventry. 1791. Hard Cover. New edn, divided into chapters, with a life of the author by G. Burder. Printed and sold by M Luckman, Coventry, 1791. 12mo, in two parts, xxxvi, 197p; viii, 175p, 1p cat. Frontispiece and 9 engraved plates. Contemp full calf spine gilt, joints cracking but firm, spine worn & darkened,else VG clean copy.
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Book number: 001639
GBP 165.00 [Appr.: EURO 192.5 US$ 213.08 | JP¥ 23126]
Catalogue: Antiquarian

 
BURDSALL, RICHARD & EMMONS, A
Men Against the Clouds the Conquest of Minya Konka
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Bodley Head, London, 1935. 8vo, xv, 272p. Plates, some folding, map eps. Spine faded else internally a fine clean copy in original cloth. Neate B213 'Chinese peak climbed by a small American party'.
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Book number: 000973
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 64.25 US$ 71.03 | JP¥ 7709]

 
BURLINGHAM, FREDERICK
How to Become an Alpinist
1913, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Laurie, London, [1913]. 8vo, xii, 218p, 10p cat. Illustrated with 63 blue-tinted photographs by the author. Spine lettering faded else VG clean copy in original green cloth. Neate B217 ' includes a good selection of photographs of early climbers and a good chapter on early women climbers'.
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Book number: 001298
GBP 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.5 US$ 64.57 | JP¥ 7008]

 
HOWARD-BURY, BRUCE, NORTON, MALLORY, SOMERVELL & OTHERS
The Everest Trilogy - 3 vols, Mount Everest the Reconnaissance 1921; The Assault on Mount Everest 1922 and The Fight for Everest 1924.
First Edition. Hard Cover. Arnold, London, 1922 (first edn), 1924 (reprint), 1925 (first edn). 3 vols, tall 8vo, xii, 350p; xii, 339p, 1p ad; xii, 372p. Complete with all folding plates & maps. Vol 1 has Prize bookplate, gilt 'Garratts Hall Banstead to upper board and slight browning to fore-edge. Other vols small inscr, slight wear, a VG clean set in original cloth gilt. Mallory wrote p 183-280 in vol 1, p 121-224 & p 273-295 in vol 2 & vol 3 includes Mallory's Letters p 207 -239. Also inserted is a one page list/order form for Photographs from the Mount Everest Expedition 1921. Neate H120, B196 and N31 'they form a very handsome record of the courage and daring of the early Everesters'.
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Book number: 001872
GBP 995.00 [Appr.: EURO 1161 US$ 1284.92 | JP¥ 139456]
Keywords: Everest

 
BUSK, MISS R H
The Valleys of Tirol their Traditions & Customs & how to visit them.
1874, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Longmans, London, 1874. 8vo, xxxii, 453p, 2p cat. Engraved frontispiece & 3 folding maps, one coloured. New endpapers, VG clean copy in original green cloth gilt, gilt vignette on upper board. Not in Neate or Perret. An attractive copy of a scarce book.
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Book number: 001613
GBP 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 140 US$ 154.97 | JP¥ 16819]
Keywords: Tyrol

 
BYRNE, WILLIAM (ENGRAVER)
Brittania Depicta; a Series of Views (with brief descriptions) ... Part V Containing Twenty-Eight Views in Cumberland.
1816, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, 1816. No title as issued. Starts with list of plates 'The twenty-eight views in Cumberland, contained in this Fifth Part.. Oblong folio, 38 x 28 cm. Nr fine in original green cloth with gilt title 'Views in Cumberland'. The fine Lakes views are engraved from drawings made by J. Farrington R.A. each with text opposite. Bicknell 85.
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Book number: 001939
GBP 1250.00 [Appr.: EURO 1458.25 US$ 1614.22 | JP¥ 175196]
Catalogue: Lake District

 
CABLE, MILDRED & FRENCH, FRANCESCA
China, her Life and her People
1946, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, University of London Press, 1946. Sm 8vo, 160p. Plates and endpaper maps. VG clean copy in similar unclipped dustwrapper.
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Book number: 001944
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 29.25 US$ 32.28 | JP¥ 3504]
Catalogue: Travel

 
CARR, H
A Climbers' Guide to Snowdon
1926, First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, 1926. Sm 8vo, 157p. Plates. Inscr. Slight fade to spine, VG clean copy.
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Book number: 001473
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 99.25 US$ 109.77 | JP¥ 11913]

 
CARR, HERBERT & LISTER, GEORGE
The Mountains of Snowdonia in History, the Sciences, Literature and Sport
. First edn, John Lane, 1925. 8vo, xx, 405p, 2p cat. Plates & maps. Bkplt. Minor browning to eps and edges else nr fine copy in original cloth gilt. Neate C16, with chapters by G W Young & C F Holland. A nice copy.
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Book number: 001138
GBP 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 93.5 US$ 103.31 | JP¥ 11213]

 
CARY, R & NAUNTON, R.
Memoirs of Robert Cary, Earl of Monmouth, with Fragmenta Regalia Being a History of Queen Elizabeth's Favourites
1808. Hard Cover. Edinburgh, 1808. Important Elizabethan memoirs by a Border Warden with Fragmenta Regalia - History of Elizabeth's Favourites by Sir R. Naunton. Ed by Scott. 301p. VG nice copy, half-calf over original boards.
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Book number: 001363
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.68 | JP¥ 13315]
Catalogue: Antiquarian

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