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THE FIRST DESCENT OF THE MATTERHORN: A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL GUIDE TO THE 1865 ACCIDENT & ITS AFTERMATH

by Lyall, Alan (signed and warmly inscribed by the author)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1997
Condition
fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) - signed by author
ISBN
9781859024577
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$85.00

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Wales: Gomer Press, 1997. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) - signed by author. B&W illustrations. ISBN 1859024572 Warmly signed and inscribed to this bookseller and his late-wife while at the Monte Rosa hotel in Zermatt, 16 Sept. 1998. A fresh look at the contemporary evidence and at the writings of some three dozen critics and to put… Read more
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MOUNTAIN HOLIDAYS

by Smith, Janet Adam

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Published
1946
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$7.00

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London: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1946. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 194pp.
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THE MAGNIFICENT MOUNTAIN WOMEN: ADVENTURES IN THE COLORADO ROCKIES

by Robertson, Janet

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1990
Condition
good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0803238924220
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$6.00

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Lincoln, NE: Univ. of Nebraska Press, 1990. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0803238924 220pp.
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CLIMBING MOUNT EVEREST: THE BIBLIOGRAPHY - THE LITERATURE AND HISTORY OF CLIMBING THE WORLD'S HIGHEST MOUNTAIN

by Salkeld, Audrey and Boyle, John

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1993
Condition
fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780952154303
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$65.00

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Avon, UK: Sixways Publishing, 1993. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0952154307 With 1993 Addenda Laid-In. 120pp.
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MONT BLANC

by Tissot, Roger (preface by Geoffrey Winthrop Yound)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1924
Condition
very good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, owner's name
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$7.00

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London: The Medici Society Limited, 1924. HC. very good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, owner's name. sepia toned illustrations. 142pp.
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$7.00
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MATTERHORN CENTENARY

by Lunn, Arnold

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Published
1965
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good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
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$7.50

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Chicago, IL: Rand McNally & Company, 1965. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. No dustjacket. 144pp.
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TRAVELS AMONGST THE GREAT ANDES OF THE EQUATOR

by Whymper, Edward (edited with an introduction by F. S. Smythe)

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Published
1949
Condition
very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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$10.00

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London: John Lehmann, 1949. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). First published in 1892. 272pp.
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SCRAMBLES AMONGST THE ALPS: WITH ADDITIONAL ILLUSTRATIONS AND MATERIAL FROM THE AUTHOR'S UNPUBLISHED DIARIES

by Whymper, Edward (revised and edited by H. E. G. Tyndale)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1948
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good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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$20.00

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London: John Murray, 1948. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations, maps. 414pp.
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CLIMBS ON ALPINE PEAKS

by Ratti, Abate Achille (Mountaineer - now Pope Pius XI) (translated by J. E. C. Eaton) (foreword by Douglas Freshfield)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1923
Condition
good, grey cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
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$8.50

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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1923. HC. good, grey cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. 139pp.
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NEW FRAGMENTS

by Tyndall, John

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1890
Condition
good, brown cloth (hardcover)
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$7.00

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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1890. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover). 500pp.
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EVEREST: FROM THE FIRST ATTEMPT TO THE FINAL VICTORY

by Morin, Micheline

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Published
1955
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very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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New York: The John Day Company, 1955. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. This book is not simply a record of the deeds of ten expeditions, it evokes the sights and sounds of the Himalayas and the plains and forests of Tibet and Nepal. 205pp.
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THE ALPS

by Clark, Ronald W.

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1973
Condition
good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780394461076
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$6.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1973. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color ill.. ISBN 039446107X Here is a full-scale view of the Alps--their massive grandeur, their geological genesis, their role in great historic events, their profound grip on the emotions of generations who defied avalanches and solid walls of ice to scale their peaks. 288pp.… Read more
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