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Mountaineering / Climbing From Riley Books


Great True Mountain Stories

By Edmund V. Corbett

London: Arco Publications, 1958 Blue boards, faded to the spine and edges. Strong black title to the spine. 213 pages, all browning to the edges. Some darkening of the endpapers. Sold as a reading copy. Several true stories of climbing history.


Orienteering - Know the Game (KTG)

By J. D. Watson

U K: The Ep Group, 1973 A very good copy of this stapled book. 48 clean pages packed with illustrations. The covers are bright with a little light edgwear.


Everest - Impossible Victory - the Remarkable Story of the Conquest of Everest Without Artificial Oxygen

By Peter Habeler Translated By David Heald

London: Sphere, 1979 A very good copy of this book. No creases to the spine or to the covers. 144 clean pages. Wonderful photographic illustrations.


The Mountain Rescue Service

By Fiona Corbridge

U K: Wayland, 1985 An excellent copy of this book which is in the 999 series. 32 very clean white pages packed full with information and photographs, with text on mountain emergency , the history of mountain rescue , rescue today , team call out , RAF mountain rescue teams , organizing a search , communications , search dogs , equipment ,helicopters , mountaineering , safety. There is a glossary , furhter information , and a section on books to read plus index.