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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

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

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

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