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Alps Books & Ephemera

The Alps

The Alps

by Conway, W Martin

Straight Up, John Harlin

Straight Up, John Harlin

by Ullman, James Ramsey

New Fragments

New Fragments

by Tyndall, John

The Alps and Pyrenees

The Alps and Pyrenees

by Hugo, Victor

THE JOURNAL OF THE FELL & ROCK CLIMBING CLUB OF THE ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT -- 10 ISSUES: volume XVII No. III  Number 50 1956, XIX I 54  1960, XIX II 55 1961, XIX III 56 1962, XX I 57 1963, XX II 58 1964, XX III 59 1965-66, XXI I 60 1968, XXI II 61 1969, XXI III 62 1970

THE JOURNAL OF THE FELL & ROCK CLIMBING CLUB OF THE ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT -- 10 ISSUES: volume XVII No. III Number 50 1956, XIX I 54 1960, XIX II 55 1961, XIX III 56 1962, XX I 57 1963, XX II 58 1964, XX III 59 1965-66, XXI I 60 1968, XXI II 61 1969, XXI III 62 1970

by Soper, N. J. (editor)

Great Britain: THE FELL & ROCK CLIMBING CLUB OF THE ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT, 1959. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. TEN issues of The Fell & Rock Journal in original wrappers. Very good condition with no significant flaws, no tears, clean, no writing, complete, sound bindings, some foxing on fore-edges of two issues. This set has Number 50 1956, 54 1960, 55 1961, 56 1962, 57 1963, 58 1964, 59 1965-66, 60 1968, 61 1969, 62 1970. CHEAPEST POSTAGE for these 10 volumes to... Read more
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$25.00
Recollections of an Old Mountaineer

Recollections of an Old Mountaineer

by Larden, Walter

Edward Arnold, 1910. 1st ed VG no dw gilt cover. climbing memoirs of British alpinist who did much to popularize the Arolla area as a climbing centre from 1880 [Neate L12]
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£75.00
Alpine Points of View

Alpine Points of View

by Collomb, Robin G

Neville Spearman, 1961. 1st ed VG no dw. reminiscences of Alpine tours and climbs [Neate C96]
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£15.00
Voyages dans les Alps, Precedes d'un Essai sur l'Histoire naturelle de3s Environs de Geneve

Voyages dans les Alps, Precedes d'un Essai sur l'Histoire naturelle de3s Environs de Geneve

by Saussure, Horace-Benedict de

Neuchatel: Samuel Fauche, 1779-1786-1796-1796. xxxvi,540,(1); xvi,641; xx,532,(2),(2),594,(2) pp. Quarto. 4 volumes. Bound in a very attractive, 19th century half morocco and light green cloth binding. Morocco tips to corners. Contrasting red labels with spine ruled into 7 compartments. Half titles. 2 folding maps. 21 plates, many folding. A fine very clean attractive set A very scarce set of Saussure's magnum opus with all of the volumes in first edition. Horace... Read more
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CA$9,500.00
France -- SIGNED First Edition

France -- SIGNED First Edition

by Lamb, Russell & Dan Harder

Portland: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company, 1992. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Printing of First Edition. Inscribed & SIGNED by Russell Lamb on the title page. The book is in fine condition with former owner bookplate on the FFEP, no other owner marks or writing on any pages, very clean, tight binding, no foxing. The book is from the collection of Major William Hackett with his bookplate on the FFEP. Hackett, a WWII combat veteran of the 10th Mountain Division, was... Read more
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$15.00
High Level Route

High Level Route

by Roberts, Eric

West Col, 1973. 1st ed VG card covers. small format guide to skiing the High Level Route from Chamonix to Zermatt and Saas [Neate Q534]
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£20.00
Virgin on Insanity

Virgin on Insanity

by Bell, Steve

Vertebrate Publishing, 2016. 1st ed Fine in VG dw. 'a coming of age' story of high adventure, autobiography from UK's leading teenage alpinist
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£18.00
Savage Arena

Savage Arena

by Tasker, Joe

Methuen & Co, 1982. 1st ed VG in VG dw. autobiography includes expeditions to the Eiger, Dunagiri, K2, Kangchenjunga and Changabang [Neate T05]
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£70.00
Climbing in the Dark

Climbing in the Dark

by Jackson, Ken

Ken Jackson, 2009. 2nd ed VG pb signed by Ken Jackson. Yes. accounts of his rock-climbing experiences from Scotland to the Alps, signed by Ken Jackson
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£10.00
Distant Snows: A Mountaineers Odyssey

Distant Snows: A Mountaineers Odyssey

by Harding, John

Baton Wicks, 2016. 1st ed Fine in Fine dw signed by John Harding. Yes. sixty years of adventures climbing and ski mountaineering throughout the world, signed by John Harding
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£25.00
Mountain Jubilee

Mountain Jubilee

by Lunn, Arnold

Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1943. 1st ed G++ as spine faded from original red, internally VG no dw. contains chapters on various alpine themes including skiing, Swiss Alps, Yosemite [Neate L74]
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£15.00
Total Alpinism

Total Alpinism

by Desmaison, René

Granada, 1982. 1st Eng ed VG+ in VG dw (although red lettering on spine is a little faded). first English translation of two volumes in one 'La Montagne a Mains Nues' and '342 heures dans les Grandes Jorasses' [Neate D22]
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£40.00
Walking in the Bavarian Alps

Walking in the Bavarian Alps

by Bourne, Grant & Bourne, Sabine

Cicerone Press, 2007 2nd ed. 2nd ed VG+ pb. small format 320 page pb guide to walking in the Bavarian Alps, 85 mountain walks and treks are described
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£7.00
Big Wall Climbing  -- 1978 HARDCOVER

Big Wall Climbing -- 1978 HARDCOVER

by Scott, Doug

New York: Oxford University Press, 1978. First Edition 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 1978 SECOND PRINTING of First USA Edition. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering spine. Book is in nice condition: tight binding, clean covers, no soiling, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no foxing. Original dust jacket has tiny loss at tips of lower corners, no tears, clean, complete with original price intact. The book measures 204mm tall x 186mm, and has 348 pages, over 200 b/w... Read more
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$10.00
Mont Blanc to Everest

Mont Blanc to Everest

by Rebuffat, Gaston

Thames & Hudson, 1956. 1st Eng ed VG in G+ dw. large format, many wonderful full page b&w photos from the Alps to Everest [Neate R18]
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£45.00
The Challenge of the Summit

The Challenge of the Summit

by Crabb, E.W

The Paternoster Press, 1957. 1st ed G+ due to inscription and bookplate in G+ dw. small format 152 pages, stories of mountains and men, includes accounts of climbs on Mont Blanc, Matterhorn, Alps, Himalaya, Everest, Annapurna, Kangchenjunga [Neate C138]
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£10.00
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

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

by Coleman, Edmund T

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 signed by the editor of this edition, Gherardo Priuli. Original maroon imitation leather clamshell slipcase with gilt lettering... Read more
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$400.00
Tour of the Matterhorn

Tour of the Matterhorn

by Sharp, Hilary

Cicerone Press, 2006. 1st ed VG pb. small format 172 page pb guide to the 145km Tour of the Matterhorn, starting in Zermatt
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£9.00
Eiger Direct

Eiger Direct

by Gillman, Peter & Haston, Dougal

Collins, 1966. 1st ed VG in VG dw. account of the first ascent of the direct route on the Eigerwand, during which Harlin fell and died [Neate G28]
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£40.00
Son Of The Mountains

Son Of The Mountains

by Kugy, Julius

London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1938. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. Original green cloth with gilt lettering spine. The book is in clean, nice condition, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no foxing, tight binding, no rubbing. The book measures 207mm tall x 137mm, and has 198 + [2] pages, 9 b/w photos, 1 map. Biography of the alpine guide, Anton Oitzinger, by his longtime client and friend, Dr. J. Kugy. Primarily on climbs in the Julian... Read more
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$45.00
Naked Before the Mountain

Naked Before the Mountain

by Mazeaud, Pierre

Gollancz, 1974. 1st UK ed VG in VG dw. memoirs of a French mountaineer and politician, he survived the disaster on the Pillar of Freney with Walter Bonatti, also includes the Hoggar Mountains and the Dolomites [Neate M73]
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£80.00
Give Me the Hills

Give Me the Hills

by Underhill, Miriam

Methuen & Co, 1956. 1st ed VG in G+ dw. autobiography of a pioneer of 'man-less' climbing in the Alps and one of the few leading American climbers active in Europe between the Wars. Includes climbs in the Dolomites, Chamonix, Swiss Alps, Rockies [Neate U06]
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£20.00
DIE ALPEN: HERAUSGEGEBEN VON HANS SCHMITHALS MIT EINER EINLEITTUNG VON EUGEN KALKSCHMIDT

DIE ALPEN: HERAUSGEGEBEN VON HANS SCHMITHALS MIT EINER EINLEITTUNG VON EUGEN KALKSCHMIDT

by Schmithals, Hans

Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth. NEAR FINE book, GOOD DJ. 16 tissue guarded color plates.. (1926). 1st edition.. Hardcover.. NEAR FINE book, GOOD DJ(in Brodart). FINE text and plates. Bright gilt stamped blue cl. Tight. 12"x9.5", xxviii,520pp. . Flawless book BUT: pastedowns lightly aged, neatly inked name and minor wear on lower tips & top spine. No foxing, marginalia, etc. Fine fold out map at book's end. DJ sunned, few small chips. Rear panel with 4" & 6" closed tears. Pictorial... Read more
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$94.00
Mountains with a Difference

Mountains with a Difference

by Young, Geoffrey W

Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1951. 1st ed G no dw spine dirty/faded. account of his Alpine climbs, made with an artificial leg, after 1918 [Neate Y20]
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£15.00