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Mountain Skiing

Mountain Skiing

by Bein, Vic

Alpine Pilot

Alpine Pilot

by Geiger, Hermann

Cassell & Co, 1956. 1st Eng ed VG in VG- dw. Geiger was a Swiss pilot who specialised in Mountain Rescue, initially in a plane equipped with skis, then a helicopter [Neate G10]
Item Price
£10.00
Dark Companion -- 1948 FIRST UK EDITION

Dark Companion -- 1948 FIRST UK EDITION

by Bradlley Robinson

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1947. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1948 FIRST UK EDITION. Original pale blue cloth with black lettering spine. LACKING the dust jacket. The book has light soiling to covers, minor rubbing to spine ends and very tips of corners, some fore-edge foxing and foxing on first two and last two pages otherwise no foxing on page faces, solid binding, old owner name dated 1948 penned to upper corner of FFEP otherwise no previous owner marks or writing on any pages.... Read more
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$45.00
The Delectable Mountains

The Delectable Mountains

by Busk, Douglas

Hodder & Stoughton, 1947 reprint . 1947 reprint VG- as spine faded no dw. reminiscences of a climber and skier who was a Diplomat; covers the Alps, Pyrenees, Persia and the Rockies [Neate B222]
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£15.00
British Ski Year Book 1925 Volume III No. 6

British Ski Year Book 1925 Volume III No. 6

by Lunn, Arnold (editor)

London: The Ski Club Of Great Britain, 1925. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 1925 issue in original light gray wrappers with black lettering covers and spine. The covers have light edge wear, rubbed spine, darkened spine, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no foxing, solid binding, tip of top outside corner of first 40 pages rubbed and curled/bent. The book has 288 + 36 pages of ads, many b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL JOURNAL BEING OFFERED.
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$45.00
With Seaplane And Sledge In The Arctic --1925 FIRST UK EDITION

With Seaplane And Sledge In The Arctic --1925 FIRST UK EDITION

by George Binney

London: Hutchinson & Co., 1925. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 1925 FIRST PRINTING of First UK Edition. Original navy cloth with publisher's emblem in gilt on front cover, gilt lettering spine. EX-LIBRARY with shadow of spine sticker and spine number, faded spine, rubbed spine ends with loss, rubbed corners, new EPs, faint library blindstamp on title pages, photos plates have same library blindstamp, folding map has library blindstamp. Binding cracked between two or three... Read more
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$35.00
An Alpine Journey

An Alpine Journey

by Smythe, Frank

Gollancz, 1934. 1st ed VG no dw. account of a ski tour across Austria and Switzerland [Neate S110]
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£24.00
British Ski Year Book 1939 Volume X No. 20

British Ski Year Book 1939 Volume X No. 20

by Lunn, Arnold (editor)

London: The Ski Club Of Great Britain, 1939. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1939 issue in original light gray wrappers with black lettering covers and spine. Clean covers, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no tears, no foxing, solid binding. The book has 318 pages + xx pages of ads, a few b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL JOURNAL BEING OFFERED.
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$35.00
Icebound. The Jeannette Expedition's Quest For The North Pole -- 1988 FIRST EDITION

Icebound. The Jeannette Expedition's Quest For The North Pole -- 1988 FIRST EDITION

by Guttridge, Leonard F

Norman: Airlife Publishing, 1988. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 1988 FIRST PRINTING of First UK Edition. Original brown boards with gilt lettering spine. The book is in nice condition but has some clear glue (publisher's?) residue to upper front cover, otherwise the covers are very clean without fading or rubbing, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no foxing, solid binding. The original dust jacket has faded spine, no tears, no chips, no loss, clean. The... Read more
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$10.00
Freestyle Skiing A Complete Guide to the Fundamentals of Hot Dogging

Freestyle Skiing A Complete Guide to the Fundamentals of Hot Dogging

by Wieman, Randy

London: Angus & Robertson. 1980. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Covers lightly rubbed. 156 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition (Australia). Softcover.
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AU$14.00
Skiing: Technique - Tactics - Training

Skiing: Technique - Tactics - Training

by Foxon, Fred

The Crowood Press, 1991. 1st ed VG pb. Large format, 128 pages, well illustrated instruction guide to skiing
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£5.00
American Ski Annual 1950-1951

American Ski Annual 1950-1951

by Roger Langley (editor) & National Ski Association members

Barre Massachusetts: National Ski Association, 1950. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket Issued. Original pictorial wrappers. Light rubbing to spine ends and corners, small crease mark upper front corner, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, solid binding, no foxing. The book measures 230mm tall x 153mm, and has 256 pages (including many pages of ads), several b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL ITEM BEING OFFERED.
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$45.00
Skiing For Pleasure

Skiing For Pleasure

by Matthew, Eileen H

South Brunswick: A. S. Barnes and Co., 1968. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. FIRST EDITION. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering spine. The book measures 260mm tall x 182mm and has 232 pages, many b/w photos, two color photos, index. The book is in nice condition with some fading to spine cloth, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, clean, tight binding, no foxing, NOT ex-library. The dust jacket has general rubbing and some loss at the spine ends (see photo). PHOTOS ARE OF... Read more
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$25.00
White Heat

White Heat

by Wayne Johnson

Simon & Schuster, 2009. Later Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 352 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Winter Sports; Sports & Pastimes. ISBN: 184739227X. ISBN/EAN: 9781847392275. Pictures of this item not... Read more
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AU$24.00
Over the Hills & Far Away

Over the Hills & Far Away

by Collister, Rob

Ernest Press, 1996. 1st ed VG+ pb. mountain essays covering some 30 years of Collister's exciting life, includes Wales, Scotland, Alps, ski mountaineering, Alaska, Tien Shan, Himalaya, Canada, New Zealand
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£15.00
Zermatt & the Valais

Zermatt & the Valais

by Lunn, Arnold

Hollis & Carter, 1955. 1st ed G++ a couple of colour photos pasted inside front cover no dw. interesting history of the area and includes notes of some ski tours undertaken by Lunn [Neate L87]
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£15.00
A Winter-Sport Book.  With An Introduction By Rev. Hon. Edward Lyttelton.

A Winter-Sport Book. With An Introduction By Rev. Hon. Edward Lyttelton.

by CLEAVER, Reginald

London: Adam and Charles Black, 1911.. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (24 x 18 cm). pp.[8-]62+illustrations. Original light blue cloth, illustration of female skier and black lettering on upper cover, black lettering on spine. A few small spots to upper left corner of upper board, light shelfwear. An excellent copy. 21 illustrated plates, with 26 line drawings printed on the interleaves etc. A light-hearted view of the winter sports scene in Switzerland, including an article by Sir.H. Lunn (father to Arnold).
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£350.00
Climbs and Ski Runs

Climbs and Ski Runs

by Smythe, Frank

William Blackwood & Sons, 1933 reprint. 1933 reprint VG- as small stains on front cover no dw. Smythe's first and some say his best book, includes climbing in Wales, Alps, Dolomites, Corsica, ski mountaineering [Neate S115]
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£22.00
Utah Ski Country

Utah Ski Country

by Williams, Brooke & Chris Noble

Salt Lake City: Utah Geographic Series, 1986. Oblong quarto [23 cm x 30 cm] White pictorial wrappers. Near fine. Photographs by Chris Noble and others. Double signed. Inscribed by the author, Brooke Williams, on the half-title: 11-21-86. Thanks for all the good support and friendship. Have a great winter. Powder to the people. Brooke Williams." Additionally inscribed by the photographer, Chris Noble, on the half-title: "To Steve Best Regards Chris Noble." A sonnet to skiing in Utah that is profusely... Read more
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$30.00
Explore, Climb, Ski - The Alpine Ski Club 1908-2008

Explore, Climb, Ski - The Alpine Ski Club 1908-2008

by Alpine Ski Club

Alpine Ski Club, 2008. 1st ed VG pb. small format pb, 86 pages, a celebration of 100 years of the Alpine Ski Club, with extracts from their journal and essays by some members, including such as Frank Smythe, Arnold Lunn and Ed Hillary, covers ski mountaineering in the Alps, Iran, Turkey, Himalaya
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£8.00
James Fitzjames. The Mystery Man of the Franklin Expedition -- 2010 FIRST EDITION

James Fitzjames. The Mystery Man of the Franklin Expedition -- 2010 FIRST EDITION

by Battersby, William

Stroud UK: The History Press, 2010. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. 2010 FIRST UK EDITION. Original dark navy cloth with gilt lettering spine. The book is in excellent condition with only flaw being some light smudge marks to covers, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no rubbing, no fading, no foxing, solid binding. The original dust jacket is clean, no tears, no chips, no rubbing, no loss, original price is present and printed on inside flap corner. The book measures... Read more
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$10.00
British Ski Year Book 1944 Volume XI No. 25

British Ski Year Book 1944 Volume XI No. 25

by Lunn, Arnold (editor)

London: The Ski Club Of Great Britain, 1944. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1944 issue in original light gray wrappers with black lettering covers and spine. Clean covers, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no tears, no foxing, solid binding. The book has 211 to 336 pages (page numbering continued from previous issue) + x pages ads, a few b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL JOURNAL BEING OFFERED.
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$25.00
The First Crossing Of Greenland -- 1895 HARDCOVER

The First Crossing Of Greenland -- 1895 HARDCOVER

by Nansen, Fridtjof

London: Verlag Ullstein, 1895. Reprint . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 1895 one-volume reprint complete (4th printing of the one-volume edition which is complete but slightly abridged). Original burgundy cloth with silver lettering front cover & spine. The book has rubbed cover edges and frayed spine ends with minor loss.The original brown-coated EPs are intact and are without cracking at the hinges. There are some previous owner notes in pencil on the blank verso of the FFEP and on the recto of the... Read more
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$50.00
The U.S. Eastern Amateur Ski Association Ski Annual 1934

The U.S. Eastern Amateur Ski Association Ski Annual 1934

by Nathaniel L. Goodrich (editor)

Bellows Falls VT: U. S. Eastern Amateur Ski Association, 1934. 2nd Edition . Soft cover. Good/No Jacket Issued. Second Edition" printed on lower front cover. WITH rare SKIER'S MAPS supplement. Original pictorial staple-bound wrappers. Heavy tideline stains to front cover, very faint tideline in margin of upper outside corner of several pages (not bad), no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, solid binding, no foxing. INCLUDES the usually missing and RARE SKIER'S MAPS supplement (6... Read more
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$125.00
Ski Touring Arizona Plateaus Of Snow --- 1987 FIRST EDITION

Ski Touring Arizona Plateaus Of Snow --- 1987 FIRST EDITION

by Bremner, Dugald

Flagstaff: Northland Press, 1987. First Edition . Soft cover. As New/No Jacket. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition 1987. Original cloth-textured paperback with color photo illustrated front. Like new condition with no signs of prior use. No previous owner marks or writing on any pages, very clean, no rubbing, no soiling, tight binding (probably never opened). The book measures 215mm tall x 140mm, and has 135 + [1] pages, many b/w topographical maps, several b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL BOOK BEING... Read more
Item Price
$45.00