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												The Age of Mountaineering by  James Ramsey ULLMAN
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1964
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 80444)

The Age of Mountaineering

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The Age of Mountaineering

by ULLMAN, James Ramsey

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1964. Hardcover. Stated second printing of author's work, which chronicles worldwide mountaineering, including the climbing of Mount Everest. With maps at endpapers showing comparative heights of peaks on various continents, and with numerous b&w photo, additional maps, tables and backmatter with further mountaineering information and index. --- In blue and beige cloth-covered boards w/titling in white and gilt on spine. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With sunning to spine and gift inscription to half title page, else a clean, sturdy copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 364 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
80444
Title
The Age of Mountaineering
Author
ULLMAN, James Ramsey
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J. B. Lippincott Company
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date Published
1964
Bookseller catalogs
>>Outdoor Pursuits & Recreation;

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gilt
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