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High Adventure

by HILLARY, Edmund

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Published
1955
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1955 A very good first edition copy signed "Ed Hillary" on the title page. Some light foxing in the edges and prelim pages. The dust jacket is price clipped, small patches of foxing, edge tears, wear to corners, slightly tanned at the spine, protected in a removable clear film sleeve.
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'TWO-UP' By Scooter to Australia

by MARRIOTT, Michael

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$36.97

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London: Longmans, 1960 Illustrated with b&w photos. A very good copy with a gift inscription in front. The dust jacket is unclipped and bright, wear to top corners.
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cover of Scott's Last Expedition Vol 1

Scott's Last Expedition Vol 1

by SCOTT, Captain R.F.

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1913
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$29.57

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London: Macmillan, 1913 Macmillan's Empire Library edition. Blue cloth binding, gilt titles, b&w frontis portrait and illstns, fold-out map at rear. Square bindings, a split in the cloth at the spine which is tanned.
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cover of The Marsh Arabs

The Marsh Arabs

by THESIGER, Wilfred

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition.
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AU$13.31

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London: Penguin Books, 1967 Illstd with b&w photos. A very good unmarked copy.
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cover of Half-Safe Across the Atlantic by Jeep

Half-Safe Across the Atlantic by Jeep

by CARLIN, Ben

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$44.36

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London: Andre Deutsch, 1955 A very good copy with just light toning in the edges and endpapers. The dust jacket is price unclipped but has wear to the corners, slight loss at the crown of the spine, in a clear film protective sleeve.
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cover of Man of Everest  The Story of Sir Edmund Hillary

Man of Everest The Story of Sir Edmund Hillary

by MOON, Kenneth

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$199.62

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London: Lutterworth Press, 1962 A near fine copy in a very good dust jacket, SIGNED BY ED HILLARY ON THE TITLE PAGE.
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cover of High in the Thin Cold Air (Signed)

High in the Thin Cold Air (Signed)

by HILLARY, Edmund & DOIG, Desmond

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$266.17

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1963 Grey textured cloth titled in red on spine, endpaper maps, b&w illstns. SIGNED BY EDMUND HILLARY ON THE TITLE PAGE. A near fine copy. Dust jacket is unclipped, light wear to the corners, unfaded, protected in a fitted clear film sleeve.
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AU$266.17
cover of Challenge of the Unknown

Challenge of the Unknown

by HILLARY, Sir Edmund (Editor)

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$221.81

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New York: E.P.Dutton, 1958 A near fine copy, SIGNED BY ED HILLARY ON THE TITLE PAGE. The dust jacket is price clipped and has wear to the corners, in a clear film protective sleeve.
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cover of Everest From the First Attempt to the Final Victory

Everest From the First Attempt to the Final Victory

by MORIN, Micheline

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1955
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$155.26

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London: George G. Harrap, 1955 A near fine copy, SIGNED BY ED HILLARY ON THE TITLE PAGE.
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AU$155.26
cover of Roaming Round Australia

Roaming Round Australia

by CLUNE, Frank

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$13.31

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Melbourne: The Hawthorn Press, 1947 A very good first edition copy in green cloth binding, slightly faded at the spine, a gift inscription in the author's handwriting in front but not signed by him.
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AU$13.31
cover of LALIBELA The Monolithic Churches of Ethiopia

LALIBELA The Monolithic Churches of Ethiopia

by BIDDER, Irmgard

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$110.90

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London: Thames and Hudson, 1959 A very good copy with b&w and colour photos and illstns. Owner's details in front and rear, otherwise unmarked. The dust jacket is bright price clipped, 2 tiny tears to top edge.
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AU$110.90
cover of My Father is a Cannibal

My Father is a Cannibal

by BERGMAN, Sten

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First English Edition.
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AU$26.62

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London: Robert Hale, 1961 A very good UK first edition, just light foxing in the prelim pages. The dust jacket is intact and bright, minor edge wear, in a clear film protective sleeve.
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cover of British Somaliland

British Somaliland

by DRAKE-BROCKMAN, Ralph E.

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1912
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$110.90

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London: Hurst & Blackett, 1912 A better than good first edition copy, blue cloth boards with gilt titles to spine, pictorial rondel on front board, b&w illstns and map at rear. Looseness in bindings at rear,part fading to boards, light foxing in prelims, no other marks.
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cover of Ethiopian Adventure  From the Red Sea to the Blue Nile

Ethiopian Adventure From the Red Sea to the Blue Nile

by RITTLINGER, Herbert

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First UK Edition.
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AU$26.62

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London: Odhams, 1959 A near fine copy, with b&w photo illstns. The dust jacket is price clipped, wear to the corners and a chip to the rear panel, bright, in a clear film protective sleeve.
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cover of John L. Stoddard's Lectures Complete Ten Volume Set with Three  Supplements (Stoddard's Lectures)

John L. Stoddard's Lectures Complete Ten Volume Set with Three Supplements (Stoddard's Lectures)

by STODDARD, John L.

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
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AU$739.35

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Chicago & Boston: Geo. L. Schuman, 1910 Part- morocco with marbled boards, gilt titling and decoration to spines, gilt top edges, decorated endpapers, colour frontis, b&w illstns. In near fine unmarked condition, one volume has slight wear to the crown of the spine. A beautiful set but heavy which will require additional shipping.
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cover of Danger My Ally

Danger My Ally

by Mitchell-Hedges, F.A.

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint Reissued.
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AU$140.48

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London: Elek Books, 1954 A very good second impression copy with just light toning in the edges and endpapers. The dust jacket is intact and bright, light wear to the top corners.
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AU$140.48
cover of Central and Southern Italy Before Rome

Central and Southern Italy Before Rome

by TRUMP, David

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$32.53

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London: Thames and Hudson, 1966 A very good copy with some underlining in the text and owner's notations at rear. The dust jacket is intact and bright.
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AU$32.53
cover of Return to the Islands

Return to the Islands

by GRIMBLE, Arthur

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$26.62

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London: John Murray, 1957 Illstd with map and b&w drawings. A very good unmarked copy. The dust jacket is unclipped but has some edge wear.
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cover of A Pattern of Islands

A Pattern of Islands

by GRIMBLE, Arthur

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint.
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AU$23.66

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London: John Murray, 1953 A very good reprint copy with just light foxing in the edges and endpapers. The dust jacket is unclipped and bright but has edge wear.
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AU$23.66
cover of South Col One Man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest, 1953

South Col One Man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest, 1953

by NOYCE, Wilfrid

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Mainly Fiction
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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AU$221.81

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London: Heinemann, 1954 Blue cloth titled in gilt on spine, pictorial endpapers, b&w illstns. SIGNED BY EDMUND HILLARY ON THE TITLE PAGE. Faint foxing in prelim pages, ownership name at the bottom of the half-title page. The dust jacket has a small price clipping and light wear.
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