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The Sacred Mountains

The Sacred Mountains

by Headley, J T

Rocky Mountain Walks

Rocky Mountain Walks

by Ferguson, Gary

Seneca Ray Stoddard - Versatile Camera-Artist

Seneca Ray Stoddard - Versatile Camera-Artist

by De Sormo, Maitland

Saranac Lake, NY: Adirondack Yesteryears Inc., 1972. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Saranac Lake, NY: Adirondack Yesteryears Inc., 1972. Small 4to., 7 3/4" x 10 1/2." 190 pp., illustrated with black and white photos, maps, pictorial map endpapers. Brown cloth with gilt titles. Previous owner's inscription and bookplate on blank preliminaries, else near fine in very good, price-clipped dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to.
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A$38.28
Adirondack Album Vol.I

Adirondack Album Vol.I

by Fowler, Barney

Schenectady, NY: Outdoor Associates, 1974. First edition. Trade soft cover. Published Schenectady, NY: Outdoor Associates, 1974. 4to. wrappers, 8 1/2" x 11." viii+200 pp., over 300 illustrations. Mild spine creasing, previous owner label inside cover, else very good.. 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. Folio.
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A$22.97
Avalanche

Avalanche

by Wechsberg, Joseph

Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1958. 1st ed VG in VG- (as spine a little chipped) dw. The story of the village of Blons in Western Austria and what happened to it during the disastrous avalanche of January 1954, in which every sixth inhabitant was killed. The author also describes the ways of snow.
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A$15.54
Below Scafell -- 1955 FIRST EDITION

Below Scafell -- 1955 FIRST EDITION

by Dudley Hoys

London: Oxford University Press, 1955. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Lynton Lamb. FIRST EDITION 1955. Original pattern decorated papered boards, green spine with red title patch lettered in gilt. The book has rubbed lower front corners, very minor foxing on first front and last rear pages (other pages have no foxing), solid binding, no previous owner names or marks on any pages. The book measures 187mm tall x 132mm and has 186 pages followed by 8 full-page b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE... Read more about this item
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A$22.97
Tour of the Queyras

Tour of the Queyras

by Castle, Alan

Cicerone Press, 1990. 1st ed VG- pb. small format 152 page pb guide to walking the GR58, Tour du Queyras, in south east France and crossing into Italy
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A$9.71
Walking in the Bavarian Alps

Walking in the Bavarian Alps

by Bourne, Grant & Bourne, Sabine

Cicerone Press, 1997. 1st ed VG pb. small format pb guide to walking in the Bavarian Alps, 57 routes described
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A$9.71
An Unexplored Pass. A Narrative Of A Thousand Mile Journey To The Kara-koram Himalayas --- 1926 FIRST UK EDITION

An Unexplored Pass. A Narrative Of A Thousand Mile Journey To The Kara-koram Himalayas --- 1926 FIRST UK EDITION

by Featherstone, Captain B. K

London: Hutchinson, 1926. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1926 FIRST PRINTING of First UK Edition. Rebound in black cloth with original spine covering retained, closely matching original binding covers. The covers are clean, unfaded (but slight browning to original spine cloth), and not rubbed -- fine condition. No previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no foxing, solid binding, complete with all pages, plates, and map. The folding map is browned as usual (printed on tissue-like... Read more about this item
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A$421.05
How to Become an Alpinist

How to Become an Alpinist

by Burlingham, Frederick

T Werner Laurie, undated 1913?. 1st ed? no date VG- no dw. includes a good selection of early photographs and a chapter on early women climbers [Neate B217]
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A$58.29
The Lake George Ecosystem

The Lake George Ecosystem

by Boylen, Charles W., Ed

NY: Lake George Association, 1981. First Edition. Hard cover. Published NY: Lake George Association, 1981. A compilation of original research papers incorporating the Proceedings of the Lake George Research Symposium held March 4, 1981. 30 articles by 52 authors. 359pp., illus. 4to. wrappers bound into hardcover heavy buckram library binding. Ex-library copy with pocket on rear f.l., bookplate on t.p., library rubber stamp on top edge, else very good.. 1st. Hard. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to. Illus.
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A$68.90
North From The Plank Road Bridge - A Sketch Book Of Warrensburgh, Especially Old Houses

North From The Plank Road Bridge - A Sketch Book Of Warrensburgh, Especially Old Houses

by Marie H Fisher

Undated comb bound softcover as pictured. Binding is intact. Covers are lightly soiled. Signed by author on title page. Text is clean and unmarked. Your purchase helps support our small village library. sAR
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A$49.00
The Sacred Mountains

The Sacred Mountains

by J. T. Headley

New. New Book; Fast Shipping from UK; Not signed; Not First Edition; The The Sacred Mountains.
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A$36.58
SEVEN YEARS IN TIBET

SEVEN YEARS IN TIBET

by HARRER, Heinrich

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1993. Hardcover. Fine, lacking the cotton sleeve and teak boards, but in a specially made Fine red clamshell box with a gilt-lettered morocco spine label. Heinrich Harrer. Quarto (9" x 13"), bound in pure Bure white silk imported from India with a Tibetan good luck charm blindstamped in the center of the front cover. With a special introduction by the Dalai Lama for whom Harrer became the unofficial secular tutor when the Tibetan spiritual guide was fourteen. Copy #88... Read more about this item
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A$4,784.69
Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing

Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing

by Darwin, Charles

Wellington: Nova Pacifica, 1982. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket Issued. 1982 FIRST EDITION deluxe binding in publisher's slipcase. New condition, straight from publisher's shipping box (still present), kept in climate controlled storage for years. Never used. With publisher's original packing & shipping review/delivery confirmation slip. No fading, no wear, no foxing, no owner marks, no bumps. New condition. Big volume: the book measures 320mm tall x 248mm and has... Read more about this item
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A$535.88
THE MAKING OF MODERN TIBET

THE MAKING OF MODERN TIBET

by Grunfeld, A. Tom

Delhi: Oxford University Press, (1987).. (1987).. Good. - Octavo, black cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped with some light spotting & with tiny white stains to the spine. The dust jacket is rubbed with some creasing to the edges. x & 277 pages. The top corner has been excised from the front endpaper. The pages are slightly darkened. Good.
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A$53.59
The Great Gates. The Story of The Rocky Mountain Passes.

The Great Gates. The Story of The Rocky Mountain Passes.

by Sprague, Marshall

1964. First Edition. Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1964. Octavo. VII, 468 pages. Original Hardcover with illustrated dustjacket in protective Mylar. One corner of the rare dustjacket with small damage. Otherwise in near Fine condition with only minor signs of external wear. Includes for example the following chapters: Horse Lake and Sangre de Cristo / Victory at Lemhi / Mr Berthoud, and "Gilpin's Lambs" / Leadville Fever / Le Cols de Canada / And then, the Benzine Buggy / etc.
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A$155.43
The High Sierra of California (association copy)

The High Sierra of California (association copy)

by Snyder, Gary; Tom Killion (signed)

Berkeley: Heyday Books, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Inscribed on the title by Snyder: "For Stephen Ronan." Signed by both Snyder and Killion.  The first trade edition of a book that Killion printed under his Quail Press in a  limited edition of 90 copies. His full-color woodcut prints with Snyder's poems and Sierra journal entires, as well excerpts from John Muir's journals. A stunning production. Snyder and Killion went on to produce two follow up books in this vein about the... Read more about this item
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A$382.78
Ascent. The Mountaineering Experience In Word And Image. -- 1980 VOLUME III

Ascent. The Mountaineering Experience In Word And Image. -- 1980 VOLUME III

by Roper, Steve & Allen Steck (editors)

San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1980. First Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. As New/No Jacket Issued. 1980 Volume IV of this acclaimed mountaineering publication. The book is in new condition: no marks, no tears, clean, tight binding, never read, no foxing, no writing. Purchased directly from the publisher and held in climate controlled storage for years. The book measures 110mm tall x 215mm and has 272 pages, b/w and color photos, several sketches.
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A$15.31
Everest: the Unfinished Adventure

Everest: the Unfinished Adventure

by Ruttledge, Hugh

Hodder & Stoughton, 1937. 1st ed VG+ no dw. account of the 1936 expedition that failed due to a very early monsoon, well illustrated with maps and photos and line drawings [Neate R100]
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A$106.86
K2 The Savage Mountain -- SIGNED x 3 FIRST UK EDITION

K2 The Savage Mountain -- SIGNED x 3 FIRST UK EDITION

by Houston, Charles & R. Bates, et al

London: Collins, 1955. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. FIRST PRINTING of FIRST UK Edition. Original navy boards with gilt lettering spine. SIGNED by Charles Houston, Robert Bates, and Dee Molenaar on title page. CONDITION: nice condition, clean covers, spine gilt faded as usual but still legible titles, fading at spine ends, no foxing, tight binding, no previous owner writing or marks on any pages. The original dust jacket has edge rubbing, loss up to 1cm deep at bottom of spine, a 2cm tear... Read more about this item
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A$405.74
The Age of Mountaineering

The Age of Mountaineering

by Ullman, James R

Collins, 1956. 1st ed VG in VG- dw. an account of the world's great mountains and the men who climbed them, from the Matterhorn in 1865 through to Kangchenjunga in 1955, a revised British edition of 'High Conquest' [Neate U02]
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A$19.43
Legacy to Warrensburg

Legacy to Warrensburg

by Margaret Louise Tubbs

Undated softcover as pictured. A memoir of Warrensburg, New York and the Adirondacks. Stapled binding is intact. Covers are lightly soiled and tanned. Text is tanned but clean and unmarked. Your purchase helps support our small village library. sAR
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A$45.93
Auldjo's Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc 1827 (extract from Edinburgh Review 1829)

Auldjo's Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc 1827 (extract from Edinburgh Review 1829)

by Edinburgh Review

Edinburgh Review, 1829. extract in card covers VG. 10 page extract from the Edinburgh Review, a review of Auldjo's (the first Englishman to climb Mt Blanc) "Narrative of an Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc on 8th & 9th August 1827" Interesting as the reviewer feels there was no value in climbing Mt Blanc again, nothing new was learned, so Auldjo just endangered himself and his guides for no good reason, they were so far away from anything they couldn't see anything properly anyway! How times change.
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A$48.57
Adirondack: Wilderness

Adirondack: Wilderness

by Farb, Nathan

NY: Rizzoli, 2004. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Rizzoli, 2009, first printing. Folio, 9 3/8" x 12 1/4", 207pp., full color photographs by Nathan Farb. "Since its inception as "forever wild" in the 1880s, New York's Adirondack Park has served as a model of conservation for the world. The Nature Conservancy, a nonprofit organization devoted to protecting the diversity of life on Earth and preeminent Adirondack photographer Nathan Farb here team up to... Read more about this item
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A$91.87
Carte du Massif du Mont Blanc Region Nord-Est 1:50,000 map

Carte du Massif du Mont Blanc Region Nord-Est 1:50,000 map

by Carte Vallot

Carte Vallot, 1931. VG coloured map in card cover. 1931 revision from 1929 original, 1:50,000 map of the area to the north-east of Chamonix, ie Chamonix is in the bottom left hand corner
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A$23.31
The Himalayan Letters Of Gypsy Davy And Lady Ba Written On A Pilgrimage To The High Quiet Places Among The Simple People Of An Old Folk Tale -- 1927 FIRST EDITION

The Himalayan Letters Of Gypsy Davy And Lady Ba Written On A Pilgrimage To The High Quiet Places Among The Simple People Of An Old Folk Tale -- 1927 FIRST EDITION

by Davy, Gypsy and Lady Ba --[ Robert Lemoyne Barrett & Katherine Ruth Ellis Barret ]

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1927. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1927 FIRST USA EDITION. Original green cloth binding with publisher's emblem blindstamped on front cover, gilt lettering spine. Clean covers, fading to spine with dulling of the gilt lettering on spine no foxing, solid binding, folding map at page 21 miss-folded at first crease causing some crinkling (but no tears), map in rear pocket is fine. From the collection of Larry Swan with his name and... Read more about this item
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A$150.05