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Climbs and Exploration in the Canadian Rockies

by Stutfield Hugh E.M. and Collie, J. Norman

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Published
1903
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Good
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First Edition
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$105.13

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London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1903. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. Hardback. A near very good copy in grey cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and upper board. A little rubbing to spine ends and edges. Small gift inscriotion on front free end-paper. Pp.xii,343. Tissue-guarded frontispiece and numerous other illustrations. Two maps, including one folding. A classic… Read more
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Summer Holidays in the Alps 1898-1914

by Durham W.E.

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Blacket Books
Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$55.33

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London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1916. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and upper board. A little wear to board tips. Gift inscription on front free end-paper to a person mentioned in the book from her father who was a friend of the author… Read more
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The Great Days

by Bonatti Walter

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Blacket Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780575018150
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$49.80

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London: Victor Gollancz, 1974. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Unfortunately a previous owner has sellotaped the wrapper to the boards. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 189 pages. Numerous illustrations. Bonatti records his finest climbs from the tragedy on the central pillar of Fresnay in… Read more
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No Tigers in the Hindu Kush

by Tranter Philip (Edited By Nigel Tranter)

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Blacket Books
Published
1968
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$13.28

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1968. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. Hardback. A good copy in blue cloth lettered in silver on the spine. In a fair dustwrapper which has been sellotaped along the edges by a previous owner. Ownership inscription on front free end-paper. Some edge foxing but clean internally. 155 pages. Illustrations including coloured frontispiece. Map +… Read more
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From Glen Esk to Glen Shiel (And the Hills in Between): Transcripts of Climbs Pursued to Top Scotland's Munros

by Baxter James L.W.

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Blacket Books
Published
2010
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$16.60

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Privately Published, 2010. First Edition . Soft cover. Fine. A fine copy. Pp.viii,254 + 14pp Appendices. Colour illustrations. This is an account of a circuit of the Munros by two elderly men between 1983 and 1993.
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Ski Mountaineering in Scotland

by Bennet Donald and Wallace Bill (Editors)

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Blacket Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907521204
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$27.67

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Scottish Mountaineering Trust, 1987. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Pictorial boards. A very good copy. Signed by co-editor Bill Wallace. Top two inches of front free end-paper (which contains a map) have been cut out. Pp.[vi],121. Numerous colour illustrations and route maps. Map end-papers. A Scottish Mountaineering Club guide.
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Mountain Adventures at Home and Abroad

by Abraham George D.

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Blacket Books
Published
1910
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$26.56

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London: Methuen, 1910. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. . A very good copy in maroon cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Gift inscription. Some mainly edge and end-paper foxing. Pp.x,308 + 47pp publisher's catalogue dated October 1909. 26 illustrations. Mountaineering reminiscences in the Alps, Scotland, the Lake District and Wales.
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On Alpine Heights and British Crags

by Abraham George D.

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Blacket Books
Published
1919
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$30.98

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London: Methuen, 1919. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. A near very good copy in greenish-blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Ownership inscription on front fixed end-paper. Some, mainly edge and end-paper, foxing. Pp.x,307. 24 illustrations. Climbing in the Dolomites, Alps, Skye, Lake District and Wales.
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The Ascent of Dhaulagiri

by Eiselin Max

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Blacket Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First English Edition
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$30.98

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London: Oxford University Press, 1961. First English Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A very good copy in a just about good, price-clipped dustwrapper which has internal sellotape repairs and a number of smallish edge chips and tears. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. Pp.xi,159. 5 colour plates. 38… Read more
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The First Munroist: Rev.A.E.Robertson - His Life, Munros and Photographs

by Drummond Peter ; Mitchell Ian

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Blacket Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780948153198
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$19.92

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Ernest Press, 1993. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. A very good copy in a complete, untorn dustwrapper which shows fading to the spine (but leaving the lettering clear). Lower board tips a little bumped. The wrapper is protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.ix,134. Numerous black… Read more
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Forerunners to Everest ; The Story of the Two Swiss Expeditions of 1952

by Dittert Rene; Chevalley Gabriel; Lambert Raymond

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Blacket Books
Published
1954
Condition
Good
Edition
First English Edition
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$16.60

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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1954. First English Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. A near very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. In a just about good dustwrapper which has internal sellotape repairs to minor edge tears and which is foxed (although this is much more obvious internally than externally). The wrapper is now… Read more
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Adventures of an Alpine Guide

by Klucker Christian

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Blacket Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First English Edition
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$22.13

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London: John Murray, 1932. First English Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt. Lacks dustwrapper. A clean copy internally. with no ownership inscription. Pp.xiii,329. 18 illustrations including a double-page panorama. This edition is translated from the third German edition and has additional chapters by H.E.G. Tyndale who also edited this… Read more
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A Mountaineer's Journal

by Sandeman R.G.

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Blacket Books
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$22.13

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Carmarthen: The Druid Press, 1948. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt on the upper board. In a good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which has minor chipping at top of the spine and a two inch closed edge tear. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 168 pages. 14 illustrations. A… Read more
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Mountain Days in the Isle of Skye

by Wright J.E.B.

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Blacket Books
Published
1934
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Edinburgh: The Moray Press, 1934. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. Hardback. A good copy in blue cloth which is faded to the spine in particular but leaving the lettering clear. Smallish ownership label on front free end-paper but otherwise a nice copy internally. 239 pages. Numerous black and white illustrations. Climbing on the Black Cuillin in the early… Read more
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Alpine Studies

by Coolidge W.A.B.

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Blacket Books
Published
1912
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.45

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London: Longmans Green & Co, 1912. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. . A good copy in green cloth which is faded on the spine but leaving the lettering clear. Edge and end-paper foxing. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. Pp.xiii,307. 16 illustrations. The book has three sections entitled Climbing, History of the Alps and Subalpine.
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Climbs of My Youth

by Roch Andre

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Blacket Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Lindsay Drummond, 1949. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt and decorated in gilt on the front board. In a good dustwrapper which has smallish edge chips and tears. The wrapper, which is price-clipped, is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. No ownership inscription. 159 pages. Frontispiece… Read more
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Ski Mountaineering in Scotland

by Bennet Donald and Wallace Bill (Editors)

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Blacket Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907521204
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$33.20

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Scottish Mountaineering Trust, 1987. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. A near fine copy in laminated boards. Ownership inscription. 121 pages. 112 illustrations, nearly all in colour. 72 maps. "A comprehensive guidebook to ski mountaineering in Scotland with route descriptions for over 170 hills and mountains.
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Calculated Risk

by Haston, Dougal

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Blacket Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780906371459
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$22.13

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London: Diadem Books, 1979. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A very good copy in a good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which shows a little fraying to the edges. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. 190 pages. A semi-autobiographical novel of Scottish and Alpine mountaineering by one of the 20th century's top mountaineers.
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A Progress in Mountaineering : Scottish Hills to Alpine Peaks

by Bell, J.H.B.

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Blacket Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$16.60

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Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1950. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. . A very good copy. In a near very good dustwrapper which has one small chip at foot of spine. The dustwrapper has been protected by a previous cowner with a clear, removable sleeve. Ownership inscription on front free end-paper. Not foxed. Pp.xii,424. Illustrations. Maps. The author's… Read more
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To the Unknown Mountain : Ascent of an Unexplored Twenty-Five Thousander in the Karakoram

by Noyce Wilfrid

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Blacket Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$19.92

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London: Heinemann, 1962. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A very good copy. In a near very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which is a little frayed at top of spine. Ownership inscription on front free end-paper. Pp.xii,183. Illustrations. Maps. The first ascent of Trivor in the Karakoram Himalaya.
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