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Image for Mor Bheinn, Aberdeen Grammar School Hillwalking Club 1982.

Mor Bheinn, Aberdeen Grammar School Hillwalking Club 1982.

By: Collins, Sarah, ed. & Bridges, Alastair.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: SGS Hilwalking Club.: 1981

Seller ID: 005179

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated covers. First edition, pp56. With b&w illustrations. Stories and poems. View more info

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Rope Boy.

By: Gray, Dennis.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007729

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition. With dustwrapper, some small nicks internally repaired, some minor shelf wear otherwise Very Good and unclipped. In a clear archival wrapper. First edition. With pp320, frontispiece photo of the author, b&w illustrations, with index. Rope Boy is the story of Dennis Gray, a young lad from Leeds who gets his first taste of rock at age eleven, and goes on to become a prominent figure in the UK climbing scene for decades to come. Gray's climbing career began with the 'Bradford Lads', climbing in Yorkshire, Scotland and Wales, exploring classic crags such as Clog... View more info

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Calculated Risk.

By: Haston, Dougal.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Diadem Books: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007728

ISBN: 0906371457

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with some minor shelf wear to dustwrapper, price clipped, otherwise also in Very Good condition. With pp192, with a b&w illustration of the Mont Blanc range. When John Dunlop gives Judy Scott a lift to Glencoe on his motorbike, both are surprised when a relationship develops. But for John all passions must be relegated to the demands of the big climb. The focus soon shifts to the Alps where he teams up with the American climber Jack McDonald. Their careful planning goes awry and a major first ascent bid turns into an intense struggle bringing disaster and tr... View more info

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Ben Muich Dhui (Ben MacDhui, Mac Dhui) & His Neighbours: A Guide to the Cairngorm Mountains.

By: McConnochie, Alex Inkson & Wayte, Bryn.

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Deeside Books, 2013. 9781907813061: 2013

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 1290

ISBN: 1907813063

Condition: New


New cloth-covered paperback book in mint condition. New edition published by Deeside Books, pp 12, xii, 84, map to rear, index. Ben Muich Dhui and his Neighbours is one of the earliest and scarcest of Alex Inkson McConnochie's publications and its printing in 1885 makes it a forerunner of the guide books used by today's hillwalkers. This book outlines the different routes across the Cairngorms along with the best ways of obtaining access, as well as the author providing vivid descriptions of the local scenery. The sport of hillwalking was still in its infancy in the latter part of the 19th cen... View more info

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The Black Cloud: Scottish Mountain Misadventures 1928-1966.

By: Thomson, I.D.S.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: The Ernest Press, 1993. 0948153202: 1993

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1010

ISBN: 0948153202

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, case-bound in very good condition, with dustwrapper in a clear covering. SIGNED COPY, LIMITED EDITION, number 28 of 125 copies. SCARCE COPY. With pp 274, b&w illustrations, nomogram, maps and index. Misadventures in the Scottish mountains. S15. View more info

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The Bearsden Secret Society Mountaineering Club.

By: Vickery, Andrew.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: BSSMC Publications. 2012. 9780957277403: 2012

Seller ID: 67

ISBN: 0957277407

Condition: New


New paperback, pp 136, with colour and b&w photos. A light-hearted account of the tales and misadventures of a group of friends mountaineering in Scotland. S2. View more info