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Alpine Club (AC). Alpine Club Library Catalogue: Books and Periodicals
1982 Cordee London 1st, v1, 4to, pp.viii, 230, , softbound; new. #9370 $39.00
A complete listing of the thousands of holdings (books, guides, periodicals) of the Alpine Club Library as of March, 1979. The first such listing since 1899. Excellent reference. Neate b02.[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
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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]

Alpinist #25 Autumn 2008: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #25 Autumn 2008
2008 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; new, unread #25096 $17.99
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: El Capitan by Tommy Caldwell, Wayne Merry, Royal Robbins, Jim Bridwell, Sibylle Hechtel, Steve Grossman, Lynn Hill, & Alex Huber
  • The Torre Traverse by Rolando Garibotti
  • Laurel Knob by Jonathan Hollada & Steve Perkins
  • Maso[read more]

Alpinist #26 Spring 2009: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #26 Spring 2009
2009 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps; light rubbing to spine edge, else new, unread #25275 $35.00
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]

Alpinist #28 Autumn 2009: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #28 Autumn 2009
2009 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps; light rubbing top/bottom spine, else new, unread #25388 $22.00
In this issue:
  • Crag Profile: Red Rock by Joanne Urioste, Joe Herbst, Larry Hamilton, Phil Broscovak, Paul van Betten, Josh Thompson, & Tim Moulin
  • Things Invisible to See by Joe Puryear
  • A Muscular Imagination: Andy Parkin and the Art of Climbing by Ed Douglas
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Alpinist #31 Summer 2010: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #31 Summer 2010
2010 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps; new, unread #25504 $21.99
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]

Alpinist #32 Autumn 2010: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #32 Autumn 2010
2010 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps; light rubbing top/bottom spine, else new, unread #25559 $22.00
In this issue:
  • Inexplorado: Monte Sarmiento by Ralf Gantzhorn
  • Scared: Mount Foraker by Colin Haley
  • Earth, Stone and Sky: Southern Utah by Peter Beal
  • On the Trails of the Glaciers: K2 and the Karakoram by Fabiano Ventura
  • Searching for Namibia [read more]

Alpinist #33 Winter 2010-11: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #33 Winter 2010-11
2010 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps; fine #25623 $19.00
In this issue:
  • On Belay: Mt. Roraima, Guyana by Eliseu Frechou
  • Mountain Profile: Grand Teton by Renny Jackson, Susan Chaplin, Irene Beardsley, Lito Tejada-Flores, Dave Carman, & Mark Newcomb
  • Etched in Stone: Memories of Dave Thomson (1955-2009) by Jeremy Krocker
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Alpinist #35 Summer 2011: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #35 Summer 2011
2011 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps; small spot on lower front cover, else fine #25815 $15.99
In this issue:
  • Out of Darkness: Mt. Edgar: Minya Konka Range by Kyle Dempster
  • Forest & Fog: Squamish, British Columbia by Sonnie Trotter
  • Sanctum by Barry Blanchard
  • Less & Less Alone: Alex Honnold by Alex Lowther
  • Wired: The Art of Failure by Blake [read more]

Alpinist #53 Spring 2016: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #53 Spring 2016
2016 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.106, color photos, wraps; new, unread #27059 $19.95
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: Zion National Park by Ethan Newman, Jeff Mayhew, Amanda Tarr Forrest, Bryan Bird, & Cameron Burns
  • Through the Field: The First Ascent of Changi Tower & The SW Ridge of K6 West by Graham Zimmerman
  • A Quartet for Silent Lands: Cerro Riso[read more]

Alpinist #54 Summer 2016: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #54 Summer 2016
2016 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.106, color photos, wraps; new, unread #27087 $19.95
In this issue:
  • A History of Imaginary Mountains by Katie Ives, John Hessler, Frances Garrett, Meera Baindur, Jerry Auld, Anders Ax, Harish Kapadia, Hubert Odier, Sylvain Jouty & Jeremy Collins
  • Light Before Wisdom: The East Face of Cerro Kishtwar by Hayden Kennedy
  • Not[read more]

Alpinist #59 Autumn 2017: Alpinist Magazine
Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #59 Autumn 2017
2017 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.122, color photos, wraps; new, unread #27300 $19.95
In this issue:
  • Mountain Profile: La Meije, Part 1 by Erin Smart, Paula Wright, & Claude Gardien
  • To Move and To Be: Ueli Steck (1976-2017) by Katie Ives
  • A Mountain of Shadows: The First Ascent of the Complete South Ridge of Mt. Huntington by Clint Helander
  • C[read more]

Belgicaekspedisjonen 1897-1899: Den Første Overvintring i Antarktis [The Belgian Expedition 1897-1899: The First Wintering in Antarctica]: Amundsen, Roald
Amundsen, Roald Belgicaekspedisjonen 1897-1899: Den Første Overvintring i Antarktis [The Belgian Expedition 1897-1899: The First Wintering in Antarctica]
2009 Norway 1st, 8vo, pp.253, 84 bw photos, 3 color & 47 bw illus, plan, illus eps, wraps; new #27536 $24.95
Amundsen’s first foray to the Antarctic was when he served as first mate on Adrian de Gerlache’s Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1897-99) in the ship “Belgica”. Although previous scientific work was conducted in Antarctic waters this was the first voyage of a scientific vessel to the Antarctic contine[read more]

My Life as an Explorer: Amundsen, Roald
Amundsen, Roald My Life as an Explorer
1927 Doubleday, Page NY 1st, 8vo, pp.282, photo frontis, sketch, 2 maps, appendix, top edge yellow, medium blue cloth; cloth rubbed, name, some pencil notations, very good+ #9003 $65.00
Amundsen’s autobiography published one year before his death while searching for the dirigible Italia. In this he covers his early years, the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1897-99), the Northwest Passage in the ship Gjøa (1903-06), the South Pole (1910-12), the Northeast Passage in the ship Maud (19[read more]

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