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The Complete Mountaineer: Abraham, George D.
Abraham, George D. The Complete Mountaineer
1908 Doubleday, Page NY 1st, thick 8vo, pp.xv, 493, photo frontis w/ tissue guard, 74 bw photos, green cloth; cloth corners rubbed, nick to back cover, pencil name, rear hinge cracked, vg #26377 $65.00 $29.00
Abraham, along with his brother, was largely responsible for development of rock climbing in the Lake Disrict and pioneered many climbs. This is a major instructional work of the period. Neate A03. To see all of our Sale Items, click here.[read more]

Higher than Everest: Memoirs of a Mountaineer: Ahluwalia, Major H. P. S.
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]

Icefall: Adventures at the Wild Edges of Our Dangerous, Changing Planet: All, John
All, John Icefall: Adventures at the Wild Edges of Our Dangerous, Changing Planet
2017 US 1st, 8vo, pp.viii, 224, 16 color photos, black cloth; dj corners lightly bumped else dj & cloth new #27692 $26.99
In May 2014, mountaineer and professor of geography John All plunged into a crevasse on Himlung (23,430’, 2014), a fall that all but killed him. He recorded a series of dramatic videos as he struggled to climb seven stories back up to the surface with a severely dislocated shoulder, internal bleedin[read more]

In Some Lost Place: The First Ascent of Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge: Allan, Sandy
signedAllan, Sandy In Some Lost Place: The First Ascent of Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge
2015 UK Ltd Numbered/Signed Ed 100, 8vo, pp.xiii, 185, 65 color & 6 bw photos, map eps, green cloth; signed, dj & cloth new #26941 $145.00
Limited, Signed, & Numbered Edition of 100 In the summer of 2012, a team of six climbers set out to attempt the first ascent of one of the great unclimbed lines of the Himalaya – the giant Mazeno Ridge on Nanga Parbat, the world’s ninth highest mountain. At ten kilometres in length, the Mazeno is[read more]

In Some Lost Place: The First Ascent of Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge: Allan, Sandy
signedAllan, Sandy In Some Lost Place: The First Ascent of Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge
2015 UK trade ed, 8vo, pp.xiii, 185, 65 color & 6 bw photos, map eps, green cloth; signed, dj & cloth new #26944 $47.95
In the summer of 2012, a team of six climbers set out to attempt the first ascent of one of the great unclimbed lines of the Himalaya – the giant Mazeno Ridge on Nanga Parbat, the world’s ninth highest mountain. At ten kilometres in length, the Mazeno is the longest route to the summit of an 8,000-m[read more]

Arctic Odyssey: The Life of Rear Admiral Donald B. MacMillan: Allen, Everett S.
signedAllen, Everett S. Arctic Odyssey: The Life of Rear Admiral Donald B. MacMillan
1962 Dodd, Mead NY 1st, 8vo, pp.viii, 340, 36 bw photos, 2 maps, map eps, blue cloth; inscribed, dj w/ edge tears, rubbed, unclipped, vg-, cloth w/ address stamp of Dr. Harrison E. Kennard, tight, fine #16757 $25.00
Biography of MacMillan, noted Arctic expedition leader, explorer and naturalist, and his expeditions to Labrador, Greenland, Ellsmere, Baffin, and the Canadian Arctic Islands (1908-1957). This copy is inscribed by MacMillan to Dr. Harrison E. Kennard, former president of the Harvard Mountaineering C[read more]

Mount Hood: The Deep Blue Zone - Story of the 2006 Climbing Tragedy: Allen, Hubert A. Jr.
signedAllen, Hubert A. Jr. Mount Hood: The Deep Blue Zone - Story of the 2006 Climbing Tragedy
2007 Albuquerque 1st, 8vo, pp.112, 14 bw photos, 2 figs, 4 tables, 3 maps, appendices, blue cloth; signed, dj & cloth new #24653 $23.95
Allen answers many of the questions and misconceptions left by the media following the tragic deaths of three climbers on Oregon’s Mount Hood in December, 2006. He uses media accounts, interviews with searchers and rescuers, weather forensics, and a re-enactment of the climb to provide us with the [read more]

The Alpine Journal 2010/11 (Vol. 115): Alpine Club
Alpine Club The Alpine Journal 2010/11 (Vol. 115)
2011 AC London color & bw photos, maps, blue cloth; dj & cloth new #25833 $54.95
The longest running mountaineering journal in the world, containing expedition articles, book reviews, and more. Back issues are available![read more]

The Alpine Journal 2012 (Vol. 116): Alpine Club
Alpine Club The Alpine Journal 2012 (Vol. 116)
2012 The Alpine Club London color & bw photos, maps, blue cloth; dj & cloth new #26563 $54.95
The longest running mountaineering journal in the world, containing expedition articles, book reviews, and more. Back issues are available![read more]

The Alpine Journal 2013 (Vol. 117): Alpine Club
Alpine Club The Alpine Journal 2013 (Vol. 117)
2013 The Alpine Club London color & bw photos, maps, blue cloth; dj & cloth new #26564 $54.95
This is the 150th Anniversary Issue! The longest running mountaineering journal in the world, containing expedition articles, book reviews, and more. Back issues are available![read more]

The Alpine Journal 2014 (Vol. 118): Alpine Club
Alpine Club The Alpine Journal 2014 (Vol. 118)
2014 The Alpine Club London color & bw photos, maps, blue cloth; dj & cloth new #26932 $54.95
The longest running mountaineering journal in the world, containing expedition articles, book reviews, and more. Back issues are available![read more]

The Alpine Journal 2015 (Vol. 119): Alpine Club
Alpine Club The Alpine Journal 2015 (Vol. 119)
2015 The Alpine Club London color & bw photos, maps, blue cloth; dj & cloth new #27021 $54.95
The longest running mountaineering journal in the world, containing expedition articles, book reviews, and more. Back issues are available![read more]

The Alpine Journal 1996 (vol. 101): Alpine Club (AC)
Alpine Club (AC) The Alpine Journal 1996 (vol. 101)
1996 AC London color & bw photos, maps, blue cloth; dj & cloth new #21831 $36.95
The longest running mountaineering journal in the world, containing expedition articles, book reviews, and more. Back issues are available![read more]

Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers: A Series of Excursions by Members of the Alpine Club: Alpine Club. Ball, John, ed
Alpine Club. Ball, John, ed Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers: A Series of Excursions by Members of the Alpine Club
1860 Longman, Green, Longman & Roberts London 5th, 8vo, pp.xiii, 328 + 24 ads, fldg map frontis, 7 color fldg maps, 4 figs, appendices, original ½ red cloth w/ gilt vignette on cover, red calf spine w/ gilt lettering; cloth chipped top spine, bottom corners rubbed, maps w/ orig folds & no tears, vg #23648 $125.00
This is the first of a series of three very important works detailing outings by various members of the Alpine Club. This series contains a wealth of information on early ascents and led directly to the publication of the Alpine Journal. Neate calls this ‘one of the most famous titles in mountaineer[read more]

Alex Huber reenacting the first free ascent of Voie Petit: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alex Huber reenacting the first free ascent of Voie Petit
2008 Alpinist Jackson, WY Poster size 24" x 18", color, thick paper stock; rolled, new #25122 $4.95 $3.96
Text states “Alpinist Alpinist.com Alex Huber reenacting the first free ascent of Voie Petit (8b/5.13c, 450m), Grand Capucin (3838m), Alps, France. Huber redpointed the climb in a push on July 17, 2004. The route is a contender for the hardest high-altitude free climb in Europe. Heinz Zak”. [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; very fine, like new #24165 $45.00
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 #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
  • [read more]

Alpinist #22 Winter 2007-2008: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #22 Winter 2007-2008
2007 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; new, unread #24796 $18.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: Ben Nevis by Simon Richardson, Robin Shaw, Ken Crocket, Victor Saunders, Chris Cartwright, & Ian Parnell
  • Gods of the Elements: Venezuela by Ivan Calerón
  • Dreamfall: Iceland by Ines Papert
  • Warren ‘Batso’ Harding by Dick Dor[read more]

Alpinist #23 Spring 2008: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #23 Spring 2008
2008 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; new, unread #24967 $18.99
In this issue:
  • Local Hero: Doug Chabot by Conrad Anker
  • Area Profile: Chile’s Valle Cochamo by Daniel Seeliger
  • K2 – The Russian Route by Pavel Shabalin
  • Stripped: The Diamond by Steph Davis
  • Life is Lilac by Silvia Vidal
  • Vertical Visi[read more]

Alpinist #24 Summer 2008: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #24 Summer 2008
2008 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; new, unread #25040 $17.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: Denali by Steve House, Barbara Washburn, Riccardo Cassin, Art Davidson, Doug Scott, Phil Powers, & Maxime Turgeon
  • The Grand Plan: Grand Canyon by Tommy Caldwell
  • Siberia’s Stolby by Jonathan Thesenga
  • Buildering: A Photogr[read more]

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