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Alpinist 2008 First Ascents Calendar
Alpinist 2008 First Ascents Calendar
2008 Alpinist Jackson, WY 14” wide x 22” high when opened, 24 color images, 12 months; shrinkwrapped, new #23541 $19.95 $0.99
In this calendar:
  • Didier Berthod on Arctandra
  • Kate Rutherford on Moonlight Buttress
  • Alex Huber on La Rambla
  • Dean Potter on Honk Kong Phooey
  • Plus eight more stunning first ascents from around the world!
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Christie’s Frank S. Streeter Library Auction Catalogue – Important Navigation, Pacific Voyages, Cartography, Science, Volume One: A-J: [Arctic]
[Arctic] Christie’s Frank S. Streeter Library Auction Catalogue – Important Navigation, Pacific Voyages, Cartography, Science, Volume One: A-J
2007, April 16-17 Christie's NY 1st, 4to, pp.349, many color & bw photos, green cloth; issued w/o dj, cloth w/ light rubbing, else fine #26915 $29.00
Frank Streeter (1918-2006) was an investor, philanthropist, and rare book collector specializing in Pacific voyages and exploration. Frank inherited the book collecting gene from his father, Thomas Streeter (1883-1965), who is regarded as the greatest American book collector of the 20th century and [read more]

Americans Climb K2: The Ultimate Challenge; On to the Summit: [National Geographic]. Whittaker, James & Wickwire, James
[National Geographic]. Whittaker, James & Wickwire, James Americans Climb K2: The Ultimate Challenge; On to the Summit
May 1979 Washington 8vo, pp.18, 15 color photos, 3 maps; pp.10, 7 color photos; entire issue, vg #9968 $5.00 $2.50
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The Long White Road: Ernest Shackleton’s Antarctic Adventures: Albert, Marvin H.
Albert, Marvin H. The Long White Road: Ernest Shackleton’s Antarctic Adventures
1957 McKay NY 1st, 8vo, pp.xiii, 175, map frontis, 15 bw chapter illus, grey/green cloth; dj rubbed, some foxing, good+, cloth w/ toning to eps, vg #26926 $19.00
Albert was primarily an American novelist but he did produce a few non-fiction titles. Here is his biography of Shackleton and his expeditions. Renard, 10, Rosove 1001, Spence 10.[read more]

Beyond the Limits: A Woman's Triumph on Everest: Allison, Stacy
signedAllison, Stacy Beyond the Limits: A Woman's Triumph on Everest
1993 Little, Brown Boston 1st, 8vo, pp.282, 25 bw photos, green cloth; signed, dj & cloth new #14326 $29.00
Allison became the first American woman to reach the summit of Everest in 1988. She was also leader of the 1993 American/Canadian K2 expedition. SB A000.[read more]

Beyond the Limits: A Woman's Triumph on Everest: Allison, Stacy
Allison, Stacy Beyond the Limits: A Woman's Triumph on Everest
1993 Little, Brown Boston 1st, 8vo, pp.282, 25 bw photos, green cloth; dj unclipped, fine, cloth w/ small mark to ffep, else fine #9369 $15.00 $4.25
Allison became the first American woman to reach the summit of Everest in 1988. She was also leader of the 1993 American/Canadian K2 expedition. SB A000. To see all of our Sale Items, click here.[read more]

Beyond the Limits: A Woman's Triumph on Everest: Allison, Stacy
Allison, Stacy Beyond the Limits: A Woman's Triumph on Everest
1993 Little, Brown Boston 1st, 8vo, pp.282, 25 bw photos, green cloth; dj fine, cloth fine #24192 $25.00
Allison became the first American woman to reach the summit of Everest in 1988. She was also leader of the 1993 American/Canadian K2 expedition. SB A000.-[read more]

Alpinist #1 Winter 2002-2003: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #1 Winter 2002-2003
2002 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; covers dampstained/wrinkled, spine wear, good #24393 $17.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Andrej Štremfelj
  • The Adventures of Hardy Grimper by Jeff Achey
  • Mountain Profile: Changabang by Doug Scott
  • Down to the Wire on Mt. Augusta by Jack Tackle
  • The Correct Use of Cutler: The joys of desert climbing by Steve "Cr[read more]

Alpinist #10 Spring 2005: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #10 Spring 2005
2005 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; very fine, like new #23703 $49.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Eric Bjørnstad
  • The Adventures of Hardy Grimper by Steve “Roadie” Seats
  • Mountain Profile: Ama Dablam by Michael Kennedy, Michael Ward, Jeff Lowe, Yvan Estienne, Sergey Bogomolov, & Rich Cross
  • Puff the Magic Climber by Loda Bohl
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Alpinist #11 Summer 2005: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #11 Summer 2005
2005 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; very fine, like new #23817 $63.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Kitty Calhoun
  • Mountain Profile: Trango Tower by Greg Child, Martin Boysen, Michel Piola, Kurt Albert, Takeyasu Minamiura, & Jared Ogden
  • The Brotherhood by Eneko & Iker Pou
  • Himalayan Alpine-Style: Ten Years On by Stephen Venables
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Alpinist #12 Autumn 2005: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #12 Autumn 2005
2005 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; fine #23987 $45.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: John Gill
  • Fontainbleau and the origins of Alpinism by Emmanuel Ratouis, Robert Paragot, Michel Libert, Jo Montchaussé, Philippe Le Denmat, & Olivier Le Breton
  • The Shadow of the Real: Alain Mesili by Ola Sandstig
  • Full Circle: Grandes J[read more]

Alpinist #14 Winter 2005-2006: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #14 Winter 2005-2006
2005 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; fine #24165 $39.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Naoe Sakashita
  • First Ascent: Bonnie Prudden in the Gunks
  • Mountain Profile: Howser Towers by Topher Donahue, Jim McCarthy, Yvon Chouinard, Chris Jones, Jerry Gore & Cedar Wright
  • Angel’s Gold, Venezuela by John Arran
  • Free Solo[read more]

Alpinist #15 Spring 2006: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #15 Spring 2006
2006 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; fine #24219 $37.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: George Lowe
  • First Ascent: The Last Unicorn by Ed Webster
  • Crag Profile: The Needles by Pete deLannoy, Jan & Herb Conn, John Gill, Bob Archbold, Paul Piana, & Curt Love
  • Spice Factory by Louis-Philippe Ménard & Maxime Tugeon
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Alpinist #16 Summer 2006: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #16 Summer 2006
2006 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; fine #24345 $39.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Alexander Ruchkin
  • First Ascent: Irene Beardsley on Disappointment Peak
  • Mountain Profile: The Matterhorn by Hervé Barmasse, Luca Maspes, Alessandro Gogna, Marco Barmasse, Catherine Destivelle, & Patrick Gabarrou
  • The Ark of the Winds[read more]

Alpinist #17 Autumn 2006: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #17 Autumn 2006
2006 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; slight bend top corner, else fine #24406 $37.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Lynn Hill
  • First Ascent: Royal Robbins on Lover’s Leap
  • Crag Profile: Mt. Arapiles by Greg Pritchard, Chris Baxter, Greg Child, Mike Law, Glenn Tempest, & Dave Jones
  • Gone with the Wind: Patagonia’s Cerro Murallón by Stefan Glowacz[read more]

Alpinist #18 Winter 2006-2007: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #18 Winter 2006-2007
2006 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps; fine #24570 $37.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Patrick “Gab” Gabarrou
  • First Ascent: Michael Kennedy on Ames Ice Hose
  • Mountain Profile: Central Tower of Paine by Steve “Shipoopi” Schneider, Chris Bonington, Paul Fatti, Alan Kearney, Mario Manica, & Ramiro Calvo
  • The Weight of Thin Ai[read more]

Alpinist #19 Spring 2007: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #19 Spring 2007
2007 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; fine #24608 $37.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Mark Wilford
  • First Ascent: Fred Beckey on Mt Slesse’s Northeast Buttress
  • Mountain Profile: The Diamond, Long’s Peak by Roger Briggs, Dave Rearick, Royal Robbins, John Bachar, Charlie Fowler, & Tommy Caldwell
  • In a Push: Mt. Alberta by [read more]

Alpinist #2 Spring 2003: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #2 Spring 2003
2003 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; spine worn/chipped top, bend to cover corner, good #23603 $19.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Doug Scott
  • Mountain Profile: Gasherbrum IV by Michael Kennedy, Walter Bonatti, Voytek Kurtyka, Tom Hargis, & Peter Jensen-Cho
  • Cedar Wright waxes philosophical in Yosemite Valley
  • In the Footsteps of Heckmair: A Photographic Essay by Tho[read more]

Alpinist #20 Summer 2007: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #20 Summer 2007
2007 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; new, unread #24654 $18.99
In this issue:
  • Faces: Jonny Woodward
  • First Ascent: Ed Drummond on Gogarth’s Wen Zwan
  • Mountain Profile: Mt. Huntington by Clay Wadman, Jean-Louis Bernezat, David Roberts, Jack Roberts, Jay Smith, & Katsutaka Yokoyama
  • Enlightenment by Keith Ladzinsk
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Alpinist #21 Autumn 2007: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #21 Autumn 2007
2007 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; yellow tone to cover as usual, very good #24729 $29.00
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]

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