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image of Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing

Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing

by Darwin, Charles

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JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS
Published
1982
Condition
As New
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$350.00

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Wellington: Nova Pacifica, 1982. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket Issued. 1982 FIRST EDITION deluxe binding in publisher's slipcase. New condition, straight from publisher's shipping box (still present), kept in climate controlled storage for years. Never used. With publisher's original packing & shipping review/delivery confirmation slip. No fading, no wear, no foxing, no owner marks, no… Read more
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Illustrations of the Passes of the Alps, by which Italy communicates with France, Switzerland and Germany

by Brockedon, William

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Published
1836
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition
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$850.00

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London: Charles Tilt & Thomas Ward, 1836. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Brockedon, William. SECOND EDITION 1836. Probably original dark green pebbled cloth covers with gilt lettering spine, pale-yellow coated EPs. Foxing on several plates (mostly in volume I -- see photo of one of the most heavily foxed plates as example -- most plates have… Read more
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image of Scenes From The Snow-Fields: Being Illustrations Of The Upper Ice-World Of Mont Blanc, From Sketches Made On The Spot In The Years 1855, 1856, 1857, 1858; With Historical And Descriptive Remarks, And A Comparison Of The Chamonix And St. Gervais Routes

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Bern: Kümmerly & Frey, 1985. Reprint . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Coleman, Edmund T. . 1985 deluxe facsimile reprint. Excellent reprint of one of the scarcest books in the literature of mountaineering. This reprint has the publisher's introduction in german but all of the original text from the Coleman original is in English. Edition limited to 100 numbered copies… Read more
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$400.00
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Die Katakomben Von Neapel -- FIRST EDITION

by Hans Achelis

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$45.00

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Leipzig: Verlag Karl W. Hiersemann, 1936. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. Ex-library bound in heavy black cloth with gilt lettering spine. Library bookplate on front pastedown, library perforated blindstamp on title page and on a couple other pages, no library marks on any of the illustration plates, no underlining or… Read more
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image of AJANTA FRESCOES, being reproductions in colour and monochrome of frescoes in some of the caves at Ajanta after copies taken in the years 1909-1911 -- FIRST EDITION

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London: Humphrey Milford (Oxford University Press), 1915. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. FIRST PRINTING of the RARE First Edition -- "limited to 600 copies, of which 350 only are for sale". Ex-library book bound in sturdy brown buckram with gilt lettering spine, pages and plates not… Read more
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image of Carl Rungius Big Game Painter: Fifty Years With Brush And Rifle -- First Edition SIGNED by RUNGIUS and by Schaldach

Carl Rungius Big Game Painter: Fifty Years With Brush And Rifle -- First Edition SIGNED by RUNGIUS and by Schaldach

by Schaldach, William J.

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$1,350.00

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West Hartford: Countryman Press, 1945. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Carl Rungius. One of 1275 copies of which 1250 were numbered. This is one of the numbered copies. INSCRIBED, SIGNED and dated 1946 by Carl Rungius on the blank FFEP and SIGNED by Schaldach, the author, on the same page. Copies signed by Rungius are very… Read more
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Henri Matisse

by Jean Selz

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JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS
Published
1960
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$15.00

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New York: Crown Publishers, 1960. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. FIRST EDITION. Not dated, but published in 1960. Fine condition with previous gift inscription on blank FFEP dated 1964, no other marks or writing on any pages, clean, no foxing, tight binding. The dust jacket has minor edge wear, tiny 3mm tear upper front near… Read more
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Through Historic Years With Eliza Ferry Leary

by Wagner, Laura Virginia

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JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS
Published
1934
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$15.00

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Seattle: Frank McCaffrey at his Dogwood Press, 1934. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. FIRST EDITION. The book is clean, no rubbing, no foxing, solid binding, no owner marks or writing on any pages. It has 93 pages and 8 b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL BOOK BEING OFFERED.
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The Alps And Alpinism

by Lukan, Karl

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Published
1968
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$35.00

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New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1968. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. The book is in fine condition with no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, clean, no foxing, solid binding. The dust jacket is in nice condition with minor rubbing tips corners, tiny loss tips two corners, clean. The book… Read more
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