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MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES AT HOME AND ABROAD, Abraham, George D.
1 Abraham, George D. MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES AT HOME AND ABROAD
London Methuen & Co. , Ltd. 1910 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Spine slightly faded. Endpapers browned. Hinges started. Bookplate to front pastedown ; Early adventures in mountain climbing. With twenty-six illustrations ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 308,47 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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2 Barnes, Malcolm THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1955
London George Allen & Unwin 1955 Hardcover Near Fine 
Bookplate and small stamp on front endpaper; Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 208 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 Barnes, Malcolm THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1960/61
London George Allen & Unwin 1961 Hardcover Near Fine 
Bookplate; Including a detailed, topographic map ("Swiss style", 1: 50'000) of Mount McKinley, Alaska ; Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 262 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Barnes, Malcolm THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1962/63
London George Allen & Unwin 1964 Hardcover Near Fine 
Fore edge stamped. Bookplate and stamp on front endpaper; Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 239 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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ABEOKUTA AND THE CAMAROONS MOUNTAINS [TWO VOLUME SET] An Exploration, Burton, Richard F.
5 Burton, Richard F. ABEOKUTA AND THE CAMAROONS MOUNTAINS [TWO VOLUME SET] An Exploration
London Tinsley Brothers 1863 Hardcover Near Fine 
Minor foxing on first few pages; Rebound in red cloth with gilt spine lettering. Tipped-in frontispiece with a facsimile signature of Burton; 8vo; xvi, 333, 306 pages 
Price: 3000.00 USD
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6 Child, Greg OVER THE EDGE The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia
New York Villard Books 2002 0-375-50609-8 / 9780375506093 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ. Boards bowed ; The harrowing kidnapping by and eventual escape from bandits in Kyrgyzstan ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 284 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Coates, Robert M. BEYOND THE ALPS A Summer in the Italian Hill Towns
New York William Sloane Associates 1961 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
B&W Photographs; 8vo; 159 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8 Conway, Martin MOUNTAIN MEMORIES A Pilgrimage of Romance
New York Funk & Wagnalls Company 1920 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ browned with open & closed tears. Binding could be tighter; Scenes from thirty years of mountaineering; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 282 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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ACONCAGUA AND TIERRA DEL FUEGO A Book of Climbing, Travel and Exploration, Conway, Martin (Sir)
9 Conway, Martin (Sir) ACONCAGUA AND TIERRA DEL FUEGO A Book of Climbing, Travel and Exploration
London Cassell 1902 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Minor rubbing to top and bottom spine. Bookplate and previous owner's name on front endpaper. Pages a bit browned; Dark red boards with gilt lettering. Conway is a very famous mountaineer. He travelled widely in Europe, Egypt and the East; led an expedition in the Himalayas 1892; traversed the Alps 1894; explored in Spitsbergen, Bolivian Andes and Chile. He also wrote "The Alps", one of the most beautiful illustrated mountain books of its time, published in London by A & C Black (also available) ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 252, 16 pages 
Price: 900.00 USD
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10 Douglas, William O. EXPLORING THE HIMALAYA
New York Random House 1958 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Small sticker remnants and slight chipping with small open tear to price clipped DJ; Supreme Court Associate Justice Douglas details some of the noteworthy expeditions in the Himalayas including his own; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 177 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 Fisher, Welthy Honsinger THE TOP OF THE WORLD
New York Abingdon Press 1926 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities; Green boards with pictorial design and gilt lettering. No additional printings listed; first edition; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 178 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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12 Freeston, Charles L. THE ALPS FOR THE MOTORIST
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1927 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. Contents page torn out. Bookplate to verso of ffep; Tooling around the Alps in the 1920s in your roadster; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 176 pages 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Gurtner, Othmar THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1954
New York Harper & Brothers 1954 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Some rubbing to DJ ; Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 224 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 Gurtner, Othmar THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1955
New York Harper & Brothers 1955 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Some rubbing to DJ ; Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 222 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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15 Gurtner, Othmar; Kurz, Marcel THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1956/57
New York Harper & Brothers 1956 Hardcover Near Fine 
Bookplate; Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 200 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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16 Hillary, Edmund (Sir) NOTHING VENTURE, NOTHING WIN
New York Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc. 1975 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Binding not tight; Autobiography of the co-conqueror of Everest. ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 319. pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Mason, Kenneth ABODE OF SNOW A History of Himalayan Exploration and Mountaineering
New York E. P. Dutton & Co. , Inc. 1955 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear & chipping to DJ. Light wear to extremities. Binding could be tighter ; The most authoritative one-volume reference source on the historical and geographical background to the Himalayas ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 372 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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18 Ramsay, Cynthia Russ SIR EDMUND HILLARY & THE PEOPLE OF EVEREST
Kansas City Andrews McMeel Publishing 2002 0-7407-2950-0 / 9780740729508 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Closed tear to DJ rear, inexpertly tape repaired ; After reaching the summit of Everest, Sir Edmund developed an abiding bond with the land and its people ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 174 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Ramsay, Cynthia Russ SIR EDMUND HILLARY & THE PEOPLE OF EVEREST
Kansas City Andrews McMeel Publishing 2002 0-7407-2950-0 / 9780740729508 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight shelf wear to DJ; After reaching the summit of Everest, Sir Edmund developed an abiding bond with the land and its people ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 174 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Read, Piers Paul ALIVE The Story of the Andes Survivors
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Company 1974 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
DJ with some small, open tears; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 352 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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