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The Cairngorms, Deeside and Angus Glens.

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Scottish Youth Hostels Association.: 1961

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003996

Condition: Very Good


Small stapled booklet with illustrated paper covers, some light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second edition, pp 59, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Burn on the Hill: The Story of the first 'Complete Munroist'.

By: Allan, Elizabeth.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Bidean Books: 1995

Seller ID: 007098

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, LAM boards, no dustwrapper, as issued. SCARCE COPY, No. 1087 of a First Limited edition, with pp186, b&w illustrations. Burn on the Hill: The Story of the first 'Complete Munroist'. View more info

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Unbeaten Track.

By: Arthur Tarnowski.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005174

ISBN: 000272362X

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dust wrapper, price clipped otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition Very Scarce Copy, pp320. With b&w and colour illustrations. With a foreword by Barbara Ward Jackson and preface by Douglas Bader. View more info

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Commando Climber

By: Banks, Mike.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Dent: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006652

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, some light fading to spine and slight shelfwear, previous owners name but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with chipping to edges, internally repaired but otherwise in Good+ condition and now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp x, 240, b&w illustrations and plates. View more info

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British Mountaineering

By: Benson, C.E.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006716

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original green cloth covered boards, gilt titles to spine and black titles and illustration on front board, some light shelfwear, browning to end papers but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 224, b&w plates and illustrations in text, glossary, index. View more info

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In the Footprints of Wainwright

By: Brabbs, Derry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004202

ISBN: 0711224951

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover in Very Good condition, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 288, colour illustrations, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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When The Alps Cast Their Spell: Mountaineers of the Alpine Golden Age.

By: Braham, Trevor.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The In Pinn, Neil Wilson Publishing, 2004. 1903238749: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2026

ISBN: 1903238749

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condtion, complete with dust wrapper, also in Very Good condtion. First edition, with colour and b&w illustrations, pp314, notes to chapters, list of Alpine first ascents, map endpapers and index. The sport of mountaineering was pioneered 150 years ago by a diverse cross-section of Victorians, following in the footsteps of earlier local explorers who ventured into the upper regions of ice and snow in search of game and minerals. By the early years of the 19th century, a growing interest in the study of geological and glaciological phenomena attracted scientific interest ... View more info

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Climbing the Corbetts: Scotland's 2,500 Ft Summits

By: Brown, Hamish M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005879

ISBN: 0575043784

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in original brown cloth covered boards, price clipped dustwrapper with some light shelfwear to head of spine and top of flap hinges but otherwise in Very Good condition, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. Fist edition, Signed by Author on title page, pp 381, colour illustrations, appendices, index of Corbetts. A love of the Scottish hills doesn't depend on the height of any summit but on an indefinable quality which the 2500ft plus hills have in abundance, perhaps even more than the Munros. This book describes one well-known mountaineer's compact with the Corbetts, rich with ane... View more info

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Julian Cooper - Earthly Powers: Paintings of a Sacred Mountain and Forgotten Quarries

By: Cooper, Julian

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Art Space Gallery: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005552

ISBN: 0954962389

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, Signed by Author, pp 30, colour illustrations throughout. Scarce Signed copy. View more info

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Cliffs of Fall.

By: Cooper, Julian.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Art Space Gallery: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005548

ISBN: 095285029x

Condition: Near Mint


Illustrated card covers in Near Mint condition. First Edition, Signed by Author, pp 22, colour illustrations. View more info

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Mount Analougue: An Authentic Narritive

By: Daumal, Rene.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Vincent Stuart Ltd: 1959

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 006372

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in light blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some light foxing on endpapers but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some shelfwear, small closed tear to rear cover internally repaired, some grubby mars to edges and now enclosed in a clear archival wrapper. First English edition, pp 106, b&w illustrations. Very Scarce View more info

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Alone to Everest.

By: Denman, Earl.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003973

Condition: Very Good


Paper wraps with some wear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Pre-First Edition Advance Proof Copy, pp 255, b&w illusrations. View more info

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The Alpine Journal 2016: A Record of Mountain Adventure and Scientific Observation, Volume 120.

By: Douglas, Ed.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Alpine Journal: 2016

Seller ID: 005895

ISBN: 0956930905

Condition: Fine


Hardback in blue cloth covers, with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. With dustwrapper, in Fine condition, with clear archival wrapper. As New, With colour illustrations, ppviii, 457, with index. Chapters include: West Nepal, The first ascent of Gave Ding, Mukot Peak, Pakistan, Alaska, The first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat, Greenland, Zanskar, Tajikistan, The Mountain World of Ken Wilson and more. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED View more info

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The Alpine Journal 2017, A Record of Mountain Adventure and Scientific Observation. Volume 116.

By: Douglas, Ed.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Alpine Club: 2017

Seller ID: 005897

ISBN: 0956930905

Condition: Fine


Hardback in blue cloth covers, with gilt lettering on front cover and spine, in Fine condition. With dustwrapper in Very Good condition with clear archival wrapper.With colour illustrations, ppxiv, 475, with index. Chapters include: India: The Shersank Redemption, Gupta, Gangstang, Zanskar's Supercouloir, Tibet: Nyenchenthanglha, Tibet: The Holy Mountain, Lost in China, On Skis in the Ak-Shirak. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED View more info

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Through Forbidden Tibet: An Adventure into the Unknown.

By: Forman, Harrison.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Jarrolds: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003879

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original red cloth covered boards with gilt titles, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 288, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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Everest: Eighty Years of Triumph and Tragedy.

By: Gillman, Peter.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Little Brown, 2001. 0316856878: 2001

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2240

ISBN: 0316856878

Condition: Very Good


Large illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. Extended edition, SIGNED BY EDITIORS, pp 240, colour illustrations, list of ascents, deaths, sources, index. S29. View more info

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The Alpine Journal 2010/2011: A Record of Mountain Adventure and Scientific Observation.

By: Goodwin, Stephen.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Alpine Journal: 2011

Seller ID: 005893

ISBN: 0956930905

Condition: Fine


Hardback in blue cloth covers, with gilt lettering on front cover and spine, in Fine condition. As New. With dustwrapper, in Fine condition, with clear archival wrapper. As New, With colour illustrations, pp497. Chapters include: High Asia: The Troubled road to Karim Sar, The Great White Jade Heist, Cri de Coeur from the Alps, Ski mounta8ineering on the frozen continent, Greenland with the wild bunch, Annapurna anniversaries, Ama Dablam, Noyce's Cambridge mountaineering poets, An Alpine trophy: The legendary Grepon Ice-Axe. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS... View more info

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The Alpine Journal 2012, A Record of Mountain Adventure and Scientific Observation. Volume 116.

By: Goodwin, Stephen.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Alpine Journal: 2012

Seller ID: 005896

ISBN: 0956930905

Condition: Fine


Hardback in blue cloth covers, with gilt lettering on front cover and spine, in Fine condition. With dustwrapper in Fine condition, with clear archival wrapper.With colour illustrations, ppxiv, 453, with index. Chapters include: High Asia: A Peak and three passes in Himachal, Reflecting on Gasherbrum II, Is Mountaineering a Sport? Exploring the Eastern Caucasus, Zemu Gap from the South, West Sikkim, Unclimbed Peaks in Sichuan. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED View more info

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The Alpine Journal 2013, A Record of Mountain Adventure and Scientific Observation. Volume 117.

By: Goodwin, Stephen.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Alpine Club: 2013

Seller ID: 005899

ISBN: 0956930905

Condition: Fine


Hardback in blue cloth covers, with gilt lettering on front cover and spine, in Fine condition, As New. With dustwrapper in Very Good Plus condition with clear archival wrapper.With colour illustrations, ppxiv, 456, with index. Chapters include:The Long Ridge, Return to Zanskar, The Prow of Shiva, Everest, Nepal's Wild West, Survival on Mount Eaton, Monte Disgrazia, Himalayan Avalanches, and more... THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED View more info

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The First Ascent of Mount Kenya

By: Halford John Mackinder

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Ohio Univ Pr: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007317

ISBN: 0821409875

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with gilt titles to spine in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear and rubbing, spine slightly discoloured but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp x, 287, b&w frontis, maps, appendices, bibliography index. View more info