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There are 56 books in this catalogue.
The Everest-Lhotse Adventure.
Eggler, Albert & Hugh Merrick
Book Number: 65788
Harper & Brothers, New York. n.d. (1957?) 8vo. hardcover. 222pp. b/w illus. Very good, spine sunned. / no d/w.
Price: $15.00

Red Peak. A Personal Account of the British-Soviet Pamir Expedition 1962
Slesser, Malcolm
Book Number: 65385
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1964. 8vo. hardcover. 256pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Good+ d/w rubbed at spine ends.
Price: $18.00

Scrambles Amongst the Alps. With additional illustrations and material from the author's Unpublished Diaries.
Whymper, Edward
Book Number: 63437
John Murray, London 1966. 8vo. hardcover. 414pp. index, b/w illus. 5 folding maps inside rear cover. Very good. / Good+ d/w worn at extremeties.
Price: $95.00

Scrambles Amongst the Alps. . With Additional Illustrations Material from the Author's Unpublished Diaries.
Whymper, Edward. Revised and Edited by H.E.G.Tyndale.
Book Number: 65079
ISBN: 0863501044
Webb & Bower / Michael Joseph, London, 1986. Small 4to. hardcover. 262pp. index, colour & b/w illus., b/w maps. Very good./ very good d/w.
Price: $28.00

Everest the Hard Way The First Ascent of the South West Face
Bonington, Chris
Book Number: 62553
Book Club London 1976 Large 8vo. hardcover. 239pp. index, colour illus. Good, fep creased. / Good, chipped d/w.
Price: $8.00

Exploring the Hidden Himalaya
Mehta, Soli; Kapadia, Harish
Book Number: 64661
ISBN: 0340504498
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1990. 8vo. hardcover. 172pp. index, colour illus. Near Fine. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $12.00

The Second Death of George Mallory. The Enigma and Spirit of Mount Everest. .
Messner, Reinhold
Book Number: 64662
St Martins Press, New York, 2001. 8vo hardcover 3205pp., b/w illus. several maps tipped-in by previous owner. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $12.00

That Untravelled World: An Autobiography
Shipton, Eric
Book Number: 64668
The Travel Book Club, London, 1970. 8vo. hardcover. 286pp. index, b/w illus. maps. several maps tipped-in by previous owner. / Very good d/w.
Price: $30.00

My Ascent of Mont Blanc
D'Angeville, Henriette
Book Number: 64603
ISBN: 0002157179
Harper Collins, 1992. 8vo. hardcover. 131pp. b/w illus. Very good, 12 photocopied pages from "The Letters of Gertrude Bell" (on climbing in the alps) tipped-in on rear endpaper and pastedown. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $20.00

Lonely Hills & Wilderness Trails
Gilbert, Richard
Book Number: 64451
ISBN: 0715309226
David & Charles, United Kingdom, 2000. 8vo. hardcover. 319pp. colour illus. Very good+, some maps tipped-in by previous owner. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $15.00

The Throne of the Gods: An Account of the First Swiss Expedition to the Himalayas
Heim, Arnold & Gansser, August. Translated by Eden & Cedar Paul
Book Number: 64388
MacMillan London 1939. 8vo. hardcover. top edge gilt. 233pp. b/w illus. Folding panorama sketch & photo. folding map in pocket inside rear cover. Very good, Some foxing.
Price: $65.00

Cloud Walkers. Six Climbs on Major Canadian Peaks
Sherman, Paddy
Book Number: 64066
ISBN: 0770518265
Toronto, Macmillan of Canada, reprint. 8vo. softcover. 161pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00

A Rockclimber's guide to the Wolgan Valley
Taylor, Pete
Book Number: 63896
Pete Taylor 1974. 12mo. softcover. 160pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $75.00

Sir Edmund Hillary: An Extraordinary Life
Johnston, Alexa
Book Number: 63786
ISBN: 9780143569404
Penguin NZ, 20013. 4to. softcover. index, colour illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00

Annapurna Sanctuary and Circuit
Lyons, Alonzo L.
Book Number: 62936
ISBN: 978147748721
no publisher, printed by Amazon UK. 8vo. softcover. 196pp. b/w maps. Very good+.
Price: $14.00

Tracking the Wild Coomba: The Life of Legendary Skier Doug Coombs
Cocuzzo, Robert
Book Number: 62937
ISBN: 9781680510447
Mountaineers Books, 2016. 8vo. softcover. 254pp. colour ilus. Near Fine.
Price: $15.00

Rock Climbing Techniques
Ashton, Steve
Book Number: 62673
ISBN: 1852232285
Crowood Press, 1988 8vo. softcover. 127pp. index, b/w ilus. Very good, crease on cover corner.
Price: $8.00

Basic Rock, Snow and Ice Climbing
Boyton, Jeff
Book Number: 62674
ISBN: 0589503375
Reed, Frenchs Forest, 1982 8vo. softcover. 80pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, large owner's inscription on fep.
Price: $8.00

Touch the Top of the World: A Blind Man's Journey to Climb Further Than the Eye Can See
Weihenmayer Erik
Book Number: 62675
ISBN: 0733614183
Hodder Headline, Australia, 2001. 8vo. softcover. 304pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $8.00

Climbs of My Youth
Roch, Andre
Book Number: 62676
Lindsay Drummond, London, 1949. 8vo. hardcover. 159pp. b/w illus. Very good, owner's details inside cover. / Front panel of d/w (the rest is missing).
Price: $10.00

Storms of Silence
Simpson, Joe
Book Number: 62677
ISBN: 0099578115
Vintage 1997. 8vo. softcover. 330pp. index, colour illus. Very good, page edge slightly browned.
Price: $5.00

Climbing Days
Pilley, Dorothy
Book Number: 62566
ISBN: 0701207973
Hogarth Press, London 1989. 8vo. softcover. 352pp. index. Good, page edges browned.
Price: $8.00

Coopers Creek to Lamgtang II
Taylor, Peter
Book Number: 21301
Adelaide Australia: Rigby Limited, 1964 8vo. hardcover. 239pp. + b/w plates. endpaper maps. very good, owner's signature on fep. / very good d/w.'
Price: $45.00

Climber's Glory
Hogg, Garry
Book Number: 22275
London: The Bodley Head, 1961 Small 8vo. hardcover. 158pp. very good, owner's name on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00

Banks, Mike
Book Number: 28444
Secker and Warburg 1959 First Published 8vo, 238pp. Red Boards, very good in fair pictorial d/w clipped, torn & worn. Colour frontis, Illustrated with b&w photo's. Index.
Price: $20.00

The Moated Mountain
Styles, Showell
Book Number: 28480
Hurst & Blackett. 1955 First Edition 8vo. hardcover. 249pp. b/w illus. colour frontis. very good. / good d/w.
Price: $15.00

Lakeland Rock: Classic Climbs with Chris Bonington
Bailey, Adrian
Book Number: 29556
ISBN: 0297786385
Weidenfeld 1985 8vo softcover 144pp index, b/w illus. very good.
Price: $15.00

Rock Climbs in Hong Kong
Heard, Brian J.
Book Number: 29568
ISBN: 1852841672
Cicerone Press 1994 8vo softcover 128pp colour & b/w illus. very good.
Price: $12.00

Memoirs of a Mountain Guide
Whittaker, Lou
Book Number: 30272
ISBN: 0898863961
Seattle, Wash. Mountaineers Books 1998 8vo hardcover 271pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. The author recounts his experiences guiding climbers up Mt. Rainier and climbing other mountains around the world.
Price: $18.00

Alone to Everest
Denman, Earl
Book Number: 30279
London: Collins, 1954. 8vo. hardcover. 254pp. b/w illus. good+, some foxing. / good, chipped d/w.
Price: $15.00

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