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Nanda Devi: The Tragic Expedition: Roskelley, John
signedRoskelley, John Nanda Devi: The Tragic Expedition
2000 US rep, 8vo, pp.237, sketch frontis, 12 color & 19 bw photos, map, wraps; signed, new. #21448 $19.95
The 1976 Nanda Devi expedition, led by Willi Unsoeld, succeeding in scaling the mountain but tragedy struck when Unsoeld's daughter, Nanda Devi, suddenly died. This is Roskelley’s account of an expedition that unraveled in the face of adversity yet pulled together to reach the top. Dee Molenaar ha[read more]

Nanda Devi: The Tragic Expedition: Roskelley, John
Roskelley, John Nanda Devi: The Tragic Expedition
1987 Stackpole Harrisburg 1st, 8vo, pp.240, map frontis, 71 bw photos, map, appendix, map eps, blue cloth; dj spine fading, unclipped, near fine, cloth w/ slight separation between frontis & title page, else fine #18668 $19.00 $16.15
The 1976 Nanda Devi expedition, led by Willi Unsoeld, succeeding in scaling the mountain but tragedy struck when Unsoeld's daughter, Nanda Devi, suddenly died. This is Roskelley’s account of an expedition that unraveled in the face of adversity yet pulled together to reach the top. Dee Molenaar has [read more]

Stories Off the Wall: Roskelley, John
signedRoskelley, John Stories Off the Wall
1993 Mountaineers Seattle 1st, 8vo, pp.223, 32 color & 24 bw photos, red cloth; signed, dj w/ slight spine fade, unclipped, fine, cloth tight, fine #10061 $45.00
A fine collection of stories from the Cascades and Yosemite to the Karakoram, Himalaya, and Russian Pamirs. Out of print in hardcover. SB R002.[read more]

American Alpine Club LibraryRoskelley, John Stories Off the Wall
1993 Mountaineers Seattle 1st, 8vo, pp.223, 32 color & 24 bw photos, red cloth; dj w/ large taped tears back, book, cloth w/ name, fine #25052 $19.00 $17.10
A fine collection of stories from the Cascades and Yosemite to the Karakoram, Himalaya, and Russian Pamirs. Out of print in hardcover. SB R002. This book is from the collection of the American Alpine Club Library. Proceeds from the sale of this book go to benefit the Library. To see all curre[read more]

Stories Off the Wall: Roskelley, John
signedRoskelley, John Stories Off the Wall
1993 Mountaineers Seattle 1st, 8vo, pp.223, 32 color & 24 bw photos, red cloth; signed Roskelley & Jim Wickwire, dj near fine, cloth fine #24602 $49.00 $45.00
A fine collection of stories from the Cascades and Yosemite to the Karakoram, Himalaya, and Russian Pamirs. Out of print in hardcover. SB R002.[read more]

The Roskelley Collection: Nanda Devi, Last Days, and Stories Off the Wall: Roskelley, John
Roskelley, John The Roskelley Collection: Nanda Devi, Last Days, and Stories Off the Wall
2012 US 1st thus, thick 8vo, pp.668, photo frontis, 22 color & 116 bw photos, 2 sketches, wraps; new #26097 $39.95
A single-volume collection of Roskelley’s three great books. Nanda Devi tells the story of the 1976 Nanda Devi expedition, led by Willi Unsoeld, which succeeded in scaling the mountain but tragedy struck when Unsoeld's daughter, Nanda Devi, suddenly died. This is Roskelley’s account of an expediti[read more]

Northwest Mountaineering: Rossit, Edward
signedRossit, Edward Northwest Mountaineering
1965 Caxton Idaho 1st, 8vo, pp.206, photo frontis, 13 bw photos, blue cloth; inscribed, dj w/ taped tears top spine, unclipped, vg, cloth w/ gift inscription, tight, fine #10062 $19.00
A guidebook on the principal mountains of the Northwest including equipment needed and how to get there. Neate R75.[read more]

signedRossiter, Richard Rock Climbing Boulder Canyon
1999 Falcon Helena 1st, 8vo, pp.vii, 313, 53 bw photos, many topo drawings, 3 maps; wraps; inscribed ‘Phil, We gotta do a bunch here. Cheers, Henry C. Barber’, near fine #25207 $19.00 $15.20
This book is from the Phil Hanson Collection. Phil's love of rock and ice climbing transcends to his collection of treasured books. He discovered his passion for the sport later in life, when Henry Barber gave a motivational speech at a sales meeting for the outdoor apparel company he worked for. [read more]

signedRossiter, Richard Teton Classics: 50 Selected Climbs in Grand Teton National Park
1994 Chockstone Evergreen 2nd, 8vo, pp.126, 36 bw photos, topo drawings, 3 maps; wraps; inscribed ‘Phil, Gotta do Jensen Ridge on Symmetry Spire FSOS 8/77 Cheers, Henry C. Barber’, fine #25211 $19.00 $15.20
This book is from the Phil Hanson Collection. Phil's love of rock and ice climbing transcends to his collection of treasured books. He discovered his passion for the sport later in life, when Henry Barber gave a motivational speech at a sales meeting for the outdoor apparel company he worked for. [read more]

Rost, Jurij Everest ‘82
1985 Olympia Praha 1st thus, 8vo, pp.144, 44 color photos, sketch, blue cloth; dj near fine, cloth fine. #20612 $49.00
This large Russian expedition forged a difficult new route on the SW Face, to the left of Bonington’s route, and managed to place 11 climbers on top. In Czech, no English translation.[read more]

Roth, Arthur Eiger: Wall of Death
1986 Gollancz London rep, 8vo, pp.295, 18 bw photos, wraps; name, vg. #22229 $20.00
A comprehensive history of climbing on the Eiger. Neate R78.[read more]

Eiger: Wall of Death: Roth, Arthur
signedRoth, Arthur Eiger: Wall of Death
1982 Victor Gollancz London 1st, 8vo, pp.350, photo frontis, 48 bw photos, red cloth; signed Richard Irvin, dj fine, cloth w/ name, fine #12443 $39.00
A comprehensive history of climbing on the Eiger. Neate R78.[read more]

Eiger: Wall of Death: Roth, Arthur
Roth, Arthur Eiger: Wall of Death
1982 Norton NY 1st, 8vo, pp.350, photo frontis, 48 bw photos, red/black cloth; dj chipped/torn top spine, clipped, good+, cloth fine #27392 $17.00 $14.45
A comprehensive history of climbing on the Eiger. Neate R78. To see all of our Sale Items, click here.[read more]

Galen Rowell: A Retrospective: Rowell, Galen
Rowell, Galen Galen Rowell: A Retrospective
2006 US 1st, 4to, pp.288, photo frontis, 177 color & 8 bw photos, appendices, black cloth; dj & cloth new. #24488 $49.95
A marvelous, large-format, tribute to the life of Galen Rowell featuring many of his wonderful photos. Contributors include Conrad Anker, Tom Brokaw, Rick Ridgeway, Doug Robinson, Robert Roper, Steve Roper, George Schaller, Gordon Wiltsie, and others. This book weighs over five pounds.[read more]

Galen Rowell’s Vision: The Art of Adventure Photography: Rowell, Galen
Rowell, Galen Galen Rowell’s Vision: The Art of Adventure Photography
1995 US 1st thus, 8vo, pp.288, photo frontis, 142 color photos, wraps; near fine #27248 $5.00
Another of Rowell’s terrific books. This expresses the art of adventure photography through his personal philosophy, methods, technical tips, practices, and experiences. Still a valuable reference for photographers.[read more]

High and Wild: A Mountaineer's World: Rowell, Galen
signedRowell, Galen High and Wild: A Mountaineer's World
1979 Sierra Club SF 1st, 4to, pp.159, color frontis, 111 color photos, blue cloth; signed bookplate, dj fine, cloth fine #25408 $139.00 $37.00
A nice collection of Rowell's adventures, and photos, including Yosemite, the Moose's Tooth, Cirque of the Unclimbables, McKinley, etc. Loosely inserted is a bookplate ‘From the Library of’ signed by Rowell. One of his harder to find titles. Neate R81, Yak R190. To see all of our Sale Items, [read more]

Rowell, Galen High and Wild: Essays and Photographs on Wilderness Adventure
2002 US rev ed, 4to, pp.224, photo frontis, 111 color photos, blue cloth; dj & cloth new. #22429 $35.00 $28.00
An all new, revised and expanded edition! Rowell made nearly 40 journeys to mountain ranges throughout the world and participated in expeditions to several 8000m peaks (Everest, K2, Gasherbrum II). This new revision offers many new essays and great new photos.[read more]

Rowell, Galen In the Throne Room of the Mountain Gods
1986 Sierra Club SF 2nd, 4to, pp.xviii, 334, 50 color & 167 bw photos, 2 maps, wraps; front hinge strengthened, near fine. #11595 $25.00
The 1975 American K2 expedition, which attempted the Northeast Ridge, and all of its personalities and problems. Includes a good history of K2 and the Baltoro region. Neate R82, Yak R189.[read more]

Many People Come, Looking, Looking: Rowell, Galen
signedRowell, Galen Many People Come, Looking, Looking
1980 Mountaineers Seattle 1st, 4to, pp.ix, 164, photo frontis, 104 color photos, 4 maps, blue cloth; signed, dj unclipped, fine, cloth tight, fine #13697 $95.00
Accounts of three expeditions, Nun Kun, Thorungtse, and Trango Tower, in 1977 and all with fellow climber Kim Schmitz. Neate R83, Yak R191.[read more]

Mountain Light: In Search of the Dynamic Landscape: Rowell, Galen
Rowell, Galen Mountain Light: In Search of the Dynamic Landscape
1986 Sierra Club SF 1st thus, 4to, pp.224, color frontis, 79 color photos, wraps; corners bumped, small tear to cover, vg #25021 $19.00
Rowell presents eight visual themes with text on how each photo was taken.[read more]

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