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The Karakoram Mountains Of Pakistan -- FIRST EDITION by  Shiro Shirahata - First Edition 1st Printing - 1990 - from JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS (SKU: 002259)

The Karakoram Mountains Of Pakistan -- FIRST EDITION

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The Karakoram Mountains Of Pakistan -- FIRST EDITION

by Shirahata, Shiro

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Seattle: Cloudcap, 1990. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. FIRST PRINTING of First USA Edition. Original black cloth, silver lettering cover & spine. The book is in new condition: no rubbing, no fading, no foxing, no owner marks or writing on any pages, tight binding, never used. The dust jacket is in new condition with no chips, no fading, no tears, no soiling, original price still present on flap corner. This book was acquired directly from the publisher and kept in climate controlled storage for years. The book is large format and measures 37cm tall x 27cm, and has 192 pages, 101 fine color photos. Text in English. Probably the best photo album of Karakoram, Nanga Parbat, Hindu Raj, & Hindu Kush. Detailed captions are at the rear indexed by small versions of the big photos. The book includes a short essay by the author describing his several trips to obtain the photos in this book. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL BOOK BEING OFFERED.

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Bookseller
JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002259
Title
The Karakoram Mountains Of Pakistan -- FIRST EDITION
Author
Shirahata, Shiro
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
As New
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Cloudcap
Place of Publication
Seattle
Date published
1990
Keywords
Mountaineering Mountains Climbing Mountain K2 Karakoram Karkorams Baltoro Himalaya Himalayas Broad Peak Alpinisme Alpinismo Andenismo Bergsteigen Karakoram Karakorum K2 Baltoro hindu raj hindu kush nanga parbat
Bookseller catalogs
Mountaineering; Mountains Karakoram Himalaya; Central Asia;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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JP Mountain Books sells mountaineering books, exploration and discovery books, some polar books, books about mountains, some true adventure books, high altitude cook books.

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