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Mountain Skiing

Mountain Skiing

by Bein, Vic

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
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
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]
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£10.00
MOUNT HOOD -- Adventures of the Wy-east Climbers 1930-1942  --- 2014 FIRST EDITION

MOUNT HOOD -- Adventures of the Wy-east Climbers 1930-1942 --- 2014 FIRST EDITION

by Ric Conrad

Beaverton: Kahuna Books, 2014. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. New/New. Lon Haverly. 2014 FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. NEW condition book in NEW condition dust jacket, purchased directly from the publisher. Never used, handled, or read, this example of the book comes straight from the publisher's shipping box. The book is clean, no marks or writing on any pages, no foxing, sharp corners, no fading, solid binding: new condition. The original dust jacket has no tears, no rubbing, no loss,... Read more
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$25.00
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
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$45.00
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
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
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
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
Kampf und Sieg in Schnee Und Eis Winterolympia 1936. Verlauf der IV. Olympischen Winterspiele vom 6.-16. Februar 1936 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Kampf und Sieg in Schnee Und Eis Winterolympia 1936. Verlauf der IV. Olympischen Winterspiele vom 6.-16. Februar 1936 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

by Harster, Hermann & peter Von Le Fort

München: Verlag Knorr & Hirth, 1937. Third Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. THIRD Edition "3. Auflage (20. Tausend)" same size, format and contents as the first edition. The book is in nice condition. It has previous owner name and address stamped on first blank page and on title page. No other previous owner marks or writing on any pages. This is NOT ex-library. The stamp is that of a private owner. The book is clean, no foxing, complete with all photos and pages, tight... Read more
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$75.00
The Avalanche Book -- 1986 FIRST EDITION

The Avalanche Book -- 1986 FIRST EDITION

by Armstron, Betsy and Knox Williams

Golden: Fulcrum, 1984. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/As New. 1986 FIRST EDITION. Original blue cloth with silver lettering spine. The book is in new condition having been purchased directly from the publisher and kept in climate controlled storage for years: clean, no marks, no writing or owner marks, no foxing, solid binding. New and never used. The original dust jacket is new and has no flaws. The book measures 235mm tall x 195mm and has 231 pages, b/w photos and sketches, index. PHOTOS... Read more
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$35.00
The Ski and the Mountain

The Ski and the Mountain

by Paynter, Thomas

Hurst & Blackett, 1954. 1st ed G++ only as messy inscription deleted on FEP in Poor dw. ski mountaineering instruction and reminiscences including the Alps and the Canadian Rockies [Neate P26]
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£12.00
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
British Ski Year Book 1930 Volume V No. 11

British Ski Year Book 1930 Volume V No. 11

by Lunn, Arnold (editor)

London: The Ski Club Of Great Britain, 1930. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 1930 issue in original light gray wrappers with black lettering covers and spine. There is thin 3mm deep loss to the upper outside edge of the front cover, darkening to spine, heavy rubbing to spine but no loss of lettering, no previous owner writing or marks on any pages, no foxing, solid binding. The book has pages 375 through 828 (continued pagination from previous issue) + 58 pages of ads, many b/w... Read more
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$35.00
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