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The Conquest Of Everest -- SIGNED By Ed Hillary, Charles Evans, George Lowe + Insert Signed By TENZING & By HUNT by Hunt, John & Sir Edmund Hillary

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1954. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. SIGNED by "E.P. Hillary", "George Lowe" and "Charles Evans" in navy pen on the first blank page. Original b...

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$3,422.00


The Ascent Of Everest -- FIRST PRINTING **SIGNED By Hillary, Hunt, Lowe with Additional Tenzing Autograph by Hunt, John

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1953. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. SIGNED by HILLARY & HUNT & LOWE with loose postcard signed by Tenzing & by the photographer of the image on the card, Gerhard Lenser. Hillary signed the sh...

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$2,787.00


A Climber's Guide To Yosemite Valley -- FIRST edition SIGNED by Roper & Steck & Robbins & Denny & Frost & Cooper & Gallwas by Roper, Steve

San Francisco: The Sierra Club, 1964. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Signed by Author(s). 1st Printing FIRST PRINTING of First Edition SIGNED on the title page by Steve Roper, Allen Steck, Royal Robbins, Glen Denny, Tom Frost, Jerry Gallwa...

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$850.00


Across East African Glaciers An Account Of The First Ascent Of Kilimanjaro by Meyer, Hans

London: George Philip & Son, 1891. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First UK Edition translated from the German edition. Original green cloth binding with decorated front cover & spine, gilt lettering front & spine, original gre...

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$3,500.00


A Geographicall [sic. Geographical ] Description Of All The Countries In The Known World. RARE 1657 geography by Clarke, Samuel

London: Thomas Newberry, 1657. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 1657 FIRST EDITION, no illustrations, no maps, 278mm tall (covers), 272mm tall (pages). Full title: A Geographical Description Of All The Countries In The Known World. As Also Of th...

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$850.00


AJANTA FRESCOES, being reproductions in colour and monochrome of frescoes in some of the caves at Ajanta after copies taken in the years 1909-1911 -- FIRST EDITION by Lady Herringham

London: Humphrey Milford (Oxford University Press), 1915. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. FIRST PRINTING of the RARE First Edition -- "limited to 600 copies, of which 350 on...

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$4,800.00


The Ascent Of Everest -- FIRST PRINTING **SIGNED By Hillary, Hunt, Evans, Band, & Lowe by Hunt, John

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1953. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. SIGNED by HILLARY & EVANS & BAND & LOWE with loose card signed by Hunt. A good collection of signatures on the first UK edition. Evans signed very few firs...

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$1,800.00


Climbing On The Himalaya And Other Mountain Ranges -- FIRST EDITION by Collie, J. Norman

Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1902. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. Original green cloth with gilt lettering spine, top edge gilt. Splendid condition with clean covers & spine, no splitting or...

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$2,250.00


THE GREAT DAYS -- SIGNED by Walter Bonatti by Bonatti, Walter

London: Victor Gallancz, 1978. 1st Edition 4th Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. FOURTH PRINTING of First UK Edition. SIGNED by Walter Bonatti on the title page. Nice, strong signature. The book is in fine clean condition with no previous owner marks or w...

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$525.00


Himalayan Journals; or, Notes of a Naturalist In Bengal, The Sikkim And Nepal Himalayas, The Khasia Mountains, &c. -- FIRST EDITION 1854 two volumes by Hooker, Joseph Dalton

London: John Murray, 1854. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1st Printing FIRST PRINTING of First Edition 1854. Complete two volumes. Rebound in dark red buckram with original decorated covers mounted on front covers (both faded at the outsid...

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$945.00


Random Harvest by Hilton, James

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1941. Reprint . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1941 SEVENTH printing of FIRST EDITION --- SIGNED by James Hilton on the blank FFEP. From the collection of Eric Johnston who was appointed by Truman as the head of the ...

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$300.00


Carl Rungius Big Game Painter: Fifty Years With Brush And Rifle -- First Edition SIGNED by RUNGIUS and by Schaldach by Schaldach, William J

West Hartford: Countryman Press, 1945. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Carl Rungius. One of 1275 copies of which 1250 were numbered. This is one of the numbered copies. INSCRIBED, SIGNED and dated 1946 by Carl Rungius on the blank F...

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$1,350.00


Cho Oyu. By Favour of the Gods. With Tipped-in dated TICHY SIGNATURE by Tichy, Herbert

London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1957. First Edition . Cloth. Fine/Very Good. Original tan cloth with red lettering spine. Book is in fine condition with some fore-edge foxing and a little foxing in margins of a few pages, mainly near the front. The bindin...

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$475.00


Two Summers In The Ice-Wilds Of The Eastern Karakoram. The Exploration of Nineteen Hundred Square Miles Of Mountain And Glacier by Workman, Fanny Bullock & William Hunter

New York: E. P. Dutton and Company, 1917. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. ORIGINAL tan cloth covers with gilt lettering spine, black lettering front cover, color decoration lower front cover. The book mea...

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$2,250.00


SIERRA CLUB BULLETIN -- COMPLETE SET from 1893 volume 1 through 1998 volume 83 by The Sierra Club

San Francisco: The Sierra Club, 1965. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Complete set of the Sierra Club Bulletin from 1893 volume 1 through 1998 volume 83. No individual issues are missing from this run. Also includes the index for the first 57 y...

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$7,600.00


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