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New [Scott, Robert Falcon – National Antarctic Expedition 1901-04] Portfolio of Panoramic Views
1908 Royal Society London 1st, 4to, 1 (of 2) color fldg maps, 24 fldg panoramas, gilt lettered spine, ¼ red-violet buckram w/ burgundy-violet papered boards ; buckram spine rebacked & faded (as usual), front board mottled from insects, miss ribbon ties, label mark on pastedown, map w/ small stamp of Birkbeck College on reverse, several pans w/ stamp to verso, map & panoramas w/ no tears, internally near fine #25788 $1,900.00
The scientific reports of Scott's National Antarctic Expedition (191-04) were published in eleven volumes and one portfolio from 1907-13. This wonderful Portfolio is part of the two-vol report titled ‘Album of Photographs and Sketches with a Portfolio of Panoramic Views’. The Portfolio consists of f [read more]

New Ahluwalia, Major H. P. S. Higher than Everest: Memoirs of a Mountaineer
1975 Vikas Delhi 4th, 8vo, pp.viii, 186, 33 bw photos, map, appendix, black cloth ; w/ Ad Carter’s bookplate, fine #23640 $45.00
Ahluwalia reached the summit of Everest during the third Indian expedition of 1965. He recounts not only this expedition but also his experiences in the Indo-Pakistan war where, four months after Everest, he was critically wounded. Neate A21. [read more]

New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #21 Autumn 2007
2007 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps ; very slight yellow tone to upper cover, less than usual, very fine, like new #24729 $47.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Giulio Malfer
  • Local Heroes: Hans Johnstone by Doug Coombs
  • Crag Profile: Cannon Cliff by Freddie Wilkinson, Herb & Jan Conn, Theodore “Sam” Streibert, Andy Tuthill, Mark Richey, & Tim Kemple
  • My Zion by Mike Anderson
  • Behind t [read more]

New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #26 Spring 2009
2009 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps ; light spine edge wear, near fine #25275 $29.00
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: Mt. Everest Part 1 by Ed Webster, Wade Davis, Mike Westmacott, Wang Fuzhou & Tom Hornbein
  • Elbsandstein, Dresden, Germany by Helmut Schulze
  • The Giri-Giri Boys by Katsutaka Yokoyama
  • After the Fall by Ron Matous
  • Postc [read more]

New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #29 Winter 2009-10
2009 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps ; fine #25425 $19.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: Mt. Robson by Barry Blanchard, Don Gordon, Ron Perla, Pat Callis, Jim Logan, & Steve House
  • Go East by Majka Burhardt
  • Shelter from the Storm by Andrew Querner
  • The Heart of the Day by Jens Holsten
  • Wired: The Once an [read more]

New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #30 Spring 2010
2010 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps ; small bend bottom cover, else fine #25484 $19.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: Latok by Conrad Anker, Katie Ives, Don Arturo Bergamaschi, Jeff Lowe, Tsuneo Shigehiro, Christian Schlesener, and Mark Richey
  • Drawn South: Fitz Roy, Patagonia by Jeremy Collins
  • Into the Shadow by Nick Bullock
  • A Simple Line: [read more]

New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #31 Summer 2010
2010 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps ; fine #25504 $19.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: Logan Massif by Joe Josephson, Allen Steck, David Jones, Dave Nettle, Steve House, & Jeremy Frimer
  • All That Is Gold: Scottish peaks by Ian Parnell
  • Light & Shadow: Leigh Ortenburger by Glen Denny
  • Escape Route: The Dru, Al [read more]

New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #47 Summer 2014
2014 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps ; new, unread #26750 $19.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: The Picket Range by Forest McBrian, Ed Cooper, Carla Firey, Wayne Wallace, & Jens Holsten
  • Sendero Luminoso by Alex Honnold
  • Visions of Charlie Porter by Matt Samet, Gary Bocarde, Sibylle Hechtel, Alan Burgess, Russell McLean, & Stephen [read more]

New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #48 Autumn/Winter 2014
2014 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.106, color photos, wraps ; new, unread #26818 $19.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: The Palisades by Doug Robinson, Daniel Arnold, Joan Jensen, Peter Croft, & Cameron Burns
  • Aberrations of Light by Andrew Burr
  • The Echo of the Wind by Tommy Caldwell
  • The Sharp End: The Art of the Approach by Katie Ives
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New Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #55 Autumn 2016
2016 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.114, color photos, wraps ; new, unread #27120 $14.95
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: The Wind River Range, Silences on the Map by Paula Wright, Royal Robbins, Doug Robinson, Jeff Lowe, Raymond G. Jacquot, Sibylle Hechtel, Joe Kelsey, & Dick Dorworth
  • Stillness and Storms: Torre Central, Torres del Paine National Park by Mayan S [read more]

New Anker, Daniel, ed. Eiger: The Vertical Arena
2000 US 1st, 8vo, pp.224, photo frontis, 112 color & 67 bw photos, 8 illus, 3 maps, blue cloth ; dj unclipped, near fine, cloth w/ name sticker/date, else fine #24701 $49.00
A complete climbing history of the Eiger based on the works of 17 climbers, both historical and present-day. Also includes route descriptions along with wonderful color photos. This book has become surprisingly hard to find. [read more]

New signed Bass, Dick & Frank Wells w/ Rick Ridgeway Seven Summits
1986 Warner NY 2nd prtg, 8vo, pp.ix, 336, 73 color photos, blue cloth ; signed Bass on his poem pasted to ffep, Reinhold Messner, Gary Neptune, & Gerry Roach, dj unclipped, fine, cloth fine #9490 $145.00
This is the book which started it all - the bold bid to climb the highest mountains of the seven continents. Includes their two previous attempts on Everest before success. SB B04. [read more]

New signed American Alpine Club Library Bates, Robert H., Charles S. Houston, et al. Five Miles High: The Story of an Attack on the Second Highest Mountain in the World by the Members of the First American Karakoram Expedition
2000 US 1st thus, 8vo, pp.xv, 381, photo frontis, 47 bw photos, appendices, wraps ; signed Bates & Charlie Houston, new #19738 $95.00
This is the classic story of the 1938 First American Karakoram Expedition to K2. This small team made a tremendous attempt on the mountain and nearly reached the summit, paving the way for subsequent expeditions. Neate B58. [read more]

New Beckey, Fred Challenge of the North Cascades
1969 Mountaineers Seattle 1st, 8vo, pp.280, xvi, photo frontis, 46 bw photos, 13 maps, appendix, pale green cloth ; dj w/ edge chips, tear to back cover, good+, cloth w/ name on ffep, very good #27075 $29.00
Beckey’s classic covers 30 years of climbing in the Pacific Northwest, includes Baker, Adams, Forbidden Peak, Rainier, and others, plus a 32-year summary of his climbs. Dee Molenaar has drawn the maps. Neate B73. [read more]

New Bonatti, Walter On The Heights
1964 Rupert Hart-Davis London 1st, 8vo, pp.248, 19 bw photos, brown cloth ; xlib, dj rubbed, unclipped, vg-, cloth w/ former lib labels to ffep/rep, # on copyright page, vg #11069 $39.00
Bonatti's climbs have taken him all over the world. In this book he gives his account of the 1954 Italian K2 expedition, his first ascent of Gasherbrum IV in 1958, as well as Patagonia, and climbs throughout the Alps. Neate B126, Perret 541, Yak B208. [read more]

New Bonatti, Walter The Great Days
1974 Gollancz London 1st imp, 8vo, pp.189, 35 bw photos, blue cloth ; dj w/ two small tears, clipped, near fine, cloth w/ glue remnant from label on fep, else fine #26002 $195.00
Bonatti’s second autobiographical work covers the Walker Spur, Eiger, Siberia, the Matterhorn, and more. Reprinted several times but the 1st printings are quite hard to find in any condition. Neate B124. [read more]

New signed Bonington, Chris Everest: The Hard Way
1976 H & S London 1st, lg 8vo, pp.239, photos frontis, 111 color photos, 13 maps/diagrams, appendices, pict eps, blue cloth ; signed Bonington & Doug Scott, dj w/ ‘Signed’ sticker bottom spine, unclipped, vg, cloth w/ note on title page referencing 1976 date of Bonington signature, former label mark on rep, else near fine #9526 $125.00
The successful 1975 British expedition, first ascent of the Southwest Face. The UK edition is physically larger and has more photos than the US edition. Neate B130, SB B26, Yak B216. [read more]

New signed Bonington, Chris Mountaineer: Thirty Years of Climbing on the World's Great Peaks
1989 Diadem London 1st, 4to, pp.192, color frontis, 417 color & 5 bw photos, blue cloth ; signed, dj fine, cloth fine #9537 $65.00
A great photo book covering Chris' entire career. Now out-of-print in hardcover. SB B30. [read more]

New signed Booth, Pat Edmund Hillary: Life of a Legend
1994 Moa Beckett Auckland 2nd, 4to, pp.208, 13 color & 117 bw photos, grey cloth ; signed, dj w/ small cut to rear cover, unclipped, else fine, cloth w/ note pasted to ffep, light rubbing bottom spine, else fine #27115 $75.00
A great book on Hillary's life and accomplishments, profusely illustrated with many photos not published elsewhere. Hard to find. [read more]

New Browne, Belmore The Conquest of Mount McKinley
1956 Mifflin Boston 2nd, 8vo, pp.xxx, 381, photo frontis, 41 bw photos, appendix, map eps, blue cloth ; dj rubbed, edge wear, price clipped, vg-, cloth fine #26318 $35.00
The 1906, 1910 and 1912 expeditions. Browne was instrumental in disproving Cook's summit claims and very nearly reached the summit himself. This edition has a long introduction by Bradford Washburn. A classic. Neate B191. [read more]

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