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American Fork Canyon Rock Canyon
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American Fork Canyon Rock Canyon

By Ruckman, Stuart

Evergreen: Chockstone, 1995. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Used but far from trashed. There is map of Bad Bananas at center which is loose and seems to have been done that way. Small stain, trace wear, still sturdy and usable copy. Foto will follow. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$18.00

The High Alps of New Zealand
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The High Alps of New Zealand

By Green, W.S.

Christchurch: Capper Press, 1976. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Facsimile Reprint. Appears to be a facsimile reprint of the 1883 original. Lovely job of book making, crisp, straight brownish boards, text bright, tight. Jacket sharp, no tears, but, some abrasion is showing back panel. perhaps as made? or not. In new mylar wrapper. 1976 only date given, no additional printings, jacket unpriced. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$33.75

The Great Climbing Adventure
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The Great Climbing Adventure

By Barry, John M.

Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset: The Oxford Illustrated Press, 1985. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Later Printing. Climbing adventures from Mt. Cook, The Alps, India, Britain, Nepal etc. Unbumped, unmarked hardcover copy. Nice jacket no tears, trace scuff, new mylar wrapper. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$11.75

Great Ascents and 5 Other Mountaineering Titles
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Great Ascents and 5 Other Mountaineering Titles

By Newby, Eric

NY: Viking, 1977. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Recently we acquired a large group of mountaineering titles. These, while quite decent, did not meet the stand alone sale test and are therefore sold as a group with one book priced domestic media mail shipping. details above are for the Newby (sub-title, "A narrative history of Mountaineering,") the others will be briefly summarized. A hardcover, jacketed copy of Geoff Tabin's "Blind Corners"ICS, 1993, handsome. The other 4 are Cleare's "Mountaineering" and "Mountains", Glenn Randall's "Longs Peak Tales" and Steve Gardiner's "Why I Climb." The 4 prior are sharp, trade paper copies, unmarked, no creasing. All 6 as a group at the listed price. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$37.00

The Windhorse
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The Windhorse

By Brook, Elaine

London: Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, 1986. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Pretty hardcover copy, front board has shallow, mild dent, perhaps as bound, as jkt. is unaffected. Unmarked, crisp, bright text. Jacket has bit of scuff, no tears. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$8.75

Rock Climbing in Britain
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Rock Climbing in Britain

By Jones, David

London: Collins Willow, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. NOTE PLEASE: book too large (slender) for standard fast/international shipping. Domestic media mail shipping at our customary one-book price. Book newish, straight, wholly unmarked. Jacket magnificent, hint edgewear and scuff, in new mylar wrapper. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$15.00

The Roof Of the World
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The Roof Of the World

By Mingtao, Zhang

NY: Abrams, 1985. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 220+ pages. Huge book, not shippable at standard flatrate envelope rates for priority or international. Domestic book rate shipping at our customary one book rate. Magnificent item, no notable flaws, lightly used. Jacket is done in wraps style, mild crease, likely as made, on back flap and some scuff, quite mild, in new mylar wrapper. Unpriced. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$11.75

Harry Ayres: Mountain Guide
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Harry Ayres: Mountain Guide

By Mahoney, Michael

Christchurch: Whitcoulls, 1982. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Handsome book and jacket. Hardcover has no marking, no bumping. Jacket has no tears or edgewear. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$47.50

Northwest Mountaineering
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Northwest Mountaineering

By Rossit, Edward A.

Caldwell: Caxton, 1965. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition NAP. I may be pressing a bit at Near Fine, but wholly unbumped, unmarked handsome and clean. Text approaches pristine. Jacket is gorgeous, unfaded, tiny tears and edgewear nicely figleafed by new mylar wrapper. Always a pleasure to sell Caxton, well made. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$13.25

Everest Calling
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Everest Calling

By Siggins, Lorna

Edinburgh: Mainstream Publishing, 1994. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Presume 1st, No Addl. Printings. Good looking item, not newish, but carefully handled, no marking, or structural issues. bright, crisp text. Loosely laid in Buddha Air map. Tiny light stain top edge. Jacket a trifle edgeworn, no long tears, sharp i nits mylar wrapper. From the cover, "Ascent of the dark side: The Mallory-Irvine Ridge." *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$25.25

Going Light- With Backpack or Burro

By Brower, David R.

SF: Sierra Club Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Later Printing. Cute little copy, tiny light stain fore edge. Straight, unmarked. Jacket has lots of abrasion, short tears, in mylar wrapper. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$12.75

Rock Climbing-Rock Climb!-The Wilderness Handbook
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Rock Climbing-Rock Climb!-The Wilderness Handbook

By Livesey, Pete-Long, John

Seattlr: Cloudcap, 1990. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. This listing is now for a tradepb and 2 hardcovers sold as a group at the listed price with one book priced domestic media mail shipping. Details above for the Livesey, the book and jacket quite neat and clean, no outstanding flaws, just the customary traces of mild wear, some traces text wear. Jkt, no tears, in mylar wrapper. The other are Long's RC! 2nd ed. newish trade paperback copy. And hardcover jacketed copy, later printing of TWH by Petzoldt, stain, jacket tears, perfectly serviceable. I noted in preparing the foto of the group, light (tea?) staining at text bottom edge of these. Quite mild. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$13.75

Snow
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Snow

By Kirk, Ruth

NY: Morrow, 1977. Book. Very Good-. Hardcover. Hardback, Second Edition. Book has 3 nicks to topedge of front board. Jacket, no tears, has rather average traces wear, no soiling. Text and boards clean. The book is a technical examination of all aspects of snow, ice-sheets, blizzards, glaciers, clothing, housing, snowmobiling etc. 320 pages copiously indexed w/ extensive biliography.*We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$9.00

The Rock Climber's Guide To Montana
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The Rock Climber's Guide To Montana

By Green, Randall

Helena: Falcon, 1995. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. Presume 1st U.S.No Addl. Printings. From the cover," your introduction to more than 500 routes." Sharp, very lightly used copy, uncreased, nomarking exc. one word name 1st endsheet. Text bright, binding tight, trade paperback. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards. *.

$22.50