CHILTON BOOKS: Mountaineering
found: 4 books

 
BARFORD, J.E.Q.
Climbing in Britain.
Harmondsworth: Pelican Books, 1946. 1st ed. A guide to climbing in Britain. Pp. 160, 47 b/w illustns, 18 b/w plates. Toning to pages. P/b. G.
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Book number: 9486
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.5 | JP¥ 1347]
Catalogue: Mountaineering
Keywords: Barford Climbing in Britain Guidebook Mountaineering A2025 Mountaineering

 
PASCOE, JOHN.
Great Days in New Zealand Mountaineering.
London:Bailey Bros. and Swinfen,1958. 1st ed. "John Pascoe has drawn from his unique collection of mountain records for these accounts based on authentic and, in some cases, hitherto unpublished manuscripts. Clear sketch maps and striking photographs add strength to vigorous narratives." Pp.199,27 illustrations, sketch maps to each chapter,some uncut pages. Red cloth, photo illustrated d/w has small edge chips. VG/G+.
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Book number: 12509
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 50 US$ 56.27 | JP¥ 6060]
Catalogue: Mountaineering
Keywords: Pascoe Great Days New Zealand Mountaineering Climbing Illustrated Hillary Dennistoun A6356 Mountaineering

 
SACK, JOHN.
The Ascent of Yerupaja.
London: Herbert Jenkins,1954. 1st ed. "Mount Yerupaja in Peru, 21,769 feet..is known as The Butcher..The face of The Butcher, steeper than a ski jump, its ridges wind-etched sharper than a razor, was climbed, but the hazards of its ascent were immense and in the final analysis nearly cost two lives." Pp.191, b/w photo frontis. + 14 further b/w photo illustrations and a map showing position of camps en route, owners name to verso front board. Blue cloth, photo illustrated d/w slightly rubbed with closed tear has clear protective cover. VG/G+.
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Book number: 29785
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20 US$ 22.51 | JP¥ 2424]
Catalogue: Mountaineering
Keywords: Sack Ascent Yerupaja Mountaineering Peru Climbing South America 22250 Mountaineering

 
WEBSTER SMITH, B.
Pioneers of Mountaineering.
London: Blackie & Son Limited, nd. (c.1933). Contents: I. In the High Alps; II. The Conquest of the Matterhorn; III. Up and Down the Caucasus; IV. To Africa's Highest Point; V. Himalayan Peaks and Karakoram Glaciers; VI. In the Heart of the New Zealand Alps; VII. On the Highest of the Andes; VIII. Kabru and Kangchenjunga; + Brief Biographies of some Celebrated Climbers. Pp.224, frontispiece absent but 7 black & white plates + 8 maps and illustrations in text. Grey cloth, inset illustration to front and illustration to spine, wear to top and tail of spine and corner tips. Good.
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Book number: 42314
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15 | JP¥ 1616]
Catalogue: Mountaineering
Keywords: Webster Smith Pioneers Mountaineering Climbing Alps Matterhorn Caucasus Africa Kilimanjaro Himalyan Peaks Karakoram Glaciers New Zealand Andes Kabru Kangchenjunga Climbers Climbing 43630 Mountaineering

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