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ABRAHAM, GEORGE
British Mountain Climbs
1909, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, 1909. Sm 8vo, 448p. Plates & diagrams. New endpapers, VG in original red cloth. Neate A02, 'a rock climbing guide book, readable as a history'. Classic photo guide.
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Book number: 001459
GBP 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 140.25 US$ 155.1 | JP¥ 16835]

 
ABRAHAM, GEORGE & ASHLEY
Rock Climbing in North Wales
1906, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Abraham, Keswick, 1906. 8vo, xxii, 394p, 4p ads. 30 plates from Abraham photographs, 10 pen & ink sketches & 11 outline drawings. Minor light foxing, nr fine in original cloth gilt. Neate A08 '(their) most important work, classic'.
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Book number: 001706
GBP 395.00 [Appr.: EURO 461.25 US$ 510.53 | JP¥ 55417]
Keywords: Mountaineering

 
ABRAHAM, GEORGE D [ THE KESWICK BROTHERS ]
Swiss Mountain Climbs & British Mountain Climbs 2 Vols
First Edition. Hard Cover. 2 vols, Mills & Boon, first edn 1909 & 4th edn 1937. Sm 8vo, 432p & 448p. Plates & diagrams. Nr fine copies in original cloth with similar scarce dustwrappers. Neate A 09 and A 02, 'basically a guidebook but readable as a history'. Classic set.
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Book number: 001799
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175.25 US$ 193.87 | JP¥ 21044]

 
ANDERSON, SIR CHARLES
An Eight Weeks' Journal in Norway etc in 1852, with Rough Outlines
1853, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Francis & John Rivington, London, 1853. 8vo, x, 124p. Errata slip, 33 etched plates including map. Sm inscr on half-title, new endpapers, nr fine copy in original blind-stamped brown cloth. Scarce.
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Book number: 001725
GBP 325.00 [Appr.: EURO 379.5 US$ 420.06 | JP¥ 45596]

 
ANON
Tyrolese Scenery or Continental Travels, Illustrated with Fine Steel Engravings with Descriptive Letterpress
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Black & Armstrong, London, n.d. (ca 1870). 4to, 72p, 6 attractive steel engraved plates of Tyrol by Shepherd & Tombleson. Bkplt. Title page browned, some mainly light foxing, inner hinges strengthened at some time else VG in original green cloth gilt. All edges gilt. Scarce.
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Book number: 001085
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 99.25 US$ 109.86 | JP¥ 11925]

 
ASHTON, J R & STOCKS, F R
The Open-Air Guide for Wayfarers
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Manchester, ca 1927. Sm 8vo, nr fine in VG dustwrapper. An attractive early guide with plates & folding map.
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Book number: 001800
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.25 US$ 38.77 | JP¥ 4209]

 
AULDJO, JOHN
Narrative of an Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc
First Thus. Hard Cover. 4to, Libraria Alpina 1972 reprint of 1828 text. No 164 of 220 copies. 4to, 120p, maps & plates. Fine copy in attractive faux red morocco, spine gilt in compartments. Neate A72 'His book was the first to popularise Mont Blanc'.
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Book number: 001564
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 146 US$ 161.56 | JP¥ 17537]

 
AZEMA, M A
The Conquest of Fitzroy
1957, First Edition. Hard Cover. First Eng edn, Deutsch, 1957. 8vo, 237p. Plates. Endpapers cery slightly browned, nr finein similar unclipped dustwrapper. Successful Patagonian first ascent by Terray & Magnone. Neate A28. Perret 0204 'tres grands exploits'.
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Book number: 001757
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.75 US$ 96.94 | JP¥ 10522]

 
BAKER, E A
The British Highlands with Rope and Rucksack
1933, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Witherby, 1933. 8vo, 236p, plates. Minor light foxing but a very bright nr fine copy in original cloth gilt. Neate B09. Classic, with the epic ascent of Ben Nuis Chimney on Arran in 1901, a route not repeated for over fifty years.
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Book number: 001874
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 64.25 US$ 71.09 | JP¥ 7716]

 
BAKER, G P
Mountaineering Memories of the Past
. Hard Cover. 8vo, 62p, 15 plates. Privately printed, 1951. 2nd enlarged edn. A fine copy in similar dustwrapper of a rare book. Neate B14 'Baker's expeditions included Ararat, the Caucasus and the Canadian Rockies, where he climbed with Collie'.
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Book number: 001884
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.79 | JP¥ 13328]

 
BALL, JOHN, COOLIDGE, W A B, VALENTINE-RICHARDS, A V, BROKE, G
The Alpine Guide. The Western Alps & the Central Alps Parts I & II, 3 Volumes
. Hard Cover. 3 vols, new & revised edn, Longmans, 1898, 1907, 1911. 8vo, 612p, 327p, 432p. Coloured folding maps. Bibliography. Minor darkening to spines else VG clean matching set of 3 volumes in original cloth. Classic guidebooks including Mont Blanc & Switzerland. Neate B32 & B20.
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Book number: 001114
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175.25 US$ 193.87 | JP¥ 21044]

 
BALL, JOHN F.R.S. & COOLIDGE, W.A.B.
The Alpine Guide the Western Alps
1898. Hard Cover. New edn, reconstructed & revised on behalf of the Alpine Club by WAB Coolidge, with new & revised maps, Longmans Green, London, 1898. 8vo, lii, 612p. 10 folding maps. Bound in six slender volumes, nr fine in old lettered fawn cloth, red endpapers. Neate B32. Perret 0234 'une réference incontournable'.
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Book number: 001952
GBP 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 233.5 US$ 258.5 | JP¥ 28059]

 
BANKS, MIKE
Rakaposhi
First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, S&W, 1959. Nr fine copy in similar unclipped dw. Neate B38. First ascent of the 7788m peak by Banks & Tom Patey in 1958.
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Book number: 000847
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.75 US$ 51.7 | JP¥ 5612]

 
BARNES, M. WHILLANS COPY
The Mountain World 1960/61 Don Whillans Copy
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Swiss FAR, 1961. 4to, viii, 262p. Fine plates, some fldg, and map of Mount McKinley in rear pocket. VG clean copy in VG dw. Don Whillans copy with his stamp.
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Book number: 000889
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 US$ 45.24 | JP¥ 4910]

 
BARROW, JOHN F.R.S.
Mountain Ascents in Westmoreland and Cumberland
1886, First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, Sampson Low etc, London, 1886. 8vo, viii, 208p, 32p cat. Illus and fldg map. Inscr. Nr fine clean copy in original pictorial cloth gilt. Neate B47 'the delights of hill-walking in Victorian England'.
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Book number: 001812
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 146 US$ 161.56 | JP¥ 17537]

 
BATES, ROBERT (& OTHERS)
Five Miles High [ K2 ]
1940, First Thus. Hard Cover. First UK edn, Robert Hale, 1940. 8vo, 319p, 31 plates, map endpapers. VG clean copy in original cloth. Important attempt on K2 by first US expedition. Neate B58 'one of the classics of American climbing literature'.
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Book number: 001873
GBP 350.00 [Appr.: EURO 408.75 US$ 452.37 | JP¥ 49103]
Keywords: Himalaya

 
DE BEER, G.
Early Travellers in the Alps.
First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, 1930. Illus. VG in original green cloth and VG dustwrapper. Scarce thus.
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Book number: 001963
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 64.25 US$ 71.09 | JP¥ 7716]

 
BELL, J H B
A Progress in Mountaineering
First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Oliver & Boyd, 1950. 8vo, xii, 424p. Plates. Neat repair to back of dustwrapper else near fine copy in VG unclipped dustwrapper. Neate B80 'one of the best & most influential Scottish climbers'.
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Book number: 001229
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.75 US$ 96.94 | JP¥ 10522]

 
BENSON, C E
British Mountaineering
1909, First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Routledge, 1909. 8vo, xii, 224p, 4p ads. Illus. Endpapers slightly browned else nr fine bright copy in the original gilt pictorial dark green cloth. Classic instructional text, well illustrated. Neate B86.
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Book number: 001533
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.79 | JP¥ 13328]

 
BERLEPSCH, H
The Alps or Sketches of Life & Nature in the Mountains
1861, First Edition. Hard Cover. First Eng edn, Longman, London, 1861. 8vo, 4p climbing notes by the translator Leslie Stephen, 407p. 16 attractive tinted litho plates. Nr fine nice copy in recent ¼ calf gilt. Perret 0398 'ouvrage classique'.
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Book number: 001888
GBP 165.00 [Appr.: EURO 192.75 US$ 213.26 | JP¥ 23149]

 
BHANJA, K C
Wonders of Darjeeling and the Sikkim Himalaya
. Printer Wrapper. VG small paperback, reprinted 1945. 200p, illus. Part II contains information on climbing expeditions to Kanchenjunga including the Aleister Crowley Expedition1905. Neate B103.
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Book number: 000717
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 US$ 45.24 | JP¥ 4910]
Keywords: Crowley

 
BILL, A F ET AL, HUGGARD, W R (INTRODUCTION)
Davos as Health Resort a Handbook
First Edition. Hard Cover. First ed, Davos Printing Co, 1907. 8vo, [vi], iv, 316p. 6 chromo & other attractive plates. New eps at some time, a VG clean copy in original cloth gilt. Davos, Switzerland, health benefits, winter sports & alpine flora. Scarce.
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Book number: 000803
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.79 | JP¥ 13328]
Keywords: Davos

 
BLACKBURN, H
The Pyrenees
1867, First Edition. Hard Cover. 1st Eng edn, London, 1867. Tall 8vo, 328p. Eng illus by Gustave Doré. Inscr. Slight wear to head and tail of spine, VG in original cloth gilt. Not in Neate.
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Book number: 001889
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111 US$ 122.79 | JP¥ 13328]

 
BONATTI, WALTER
The Great Days
1974, First Edition. Hard Cover. First Eng edn, Gollancz, London, 1974. 8vo, 256p. Plates. Near fine copy in similar price-clipped dustwrapper. Neate B124. A great mountaineering classic.
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Book number: 001660
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 204.5 US$ 226.19 | JP¥ 24552]
Keywords: Alps

 
BONATTI, W
On the Heights
1964, First Edition. Hard Cover. First Eng edn, 1964. 8vo, 248p. plates. Small inscr, fine in similar clipped dustwrapper. Neate B126. A great classic autobiography, which includes his solo ascent of the SW Pillar of the Dru in 1955.
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Book number: 001885
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 204.5 US$ 226.19 | JP¥ 24552]
Keywords: Alps

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