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Mountaineering : From Hill Walking to Alpine Climbing

By: Blackshaw, Alan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 14010468

ISBN: 0140461035

Condition: Good


556 pages. Covers have light creasing and moderate rubbing/wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; ISBN: 0140461035. ISBN/EAN: 9780140461039. Inventory No: 14010468. Paperback View more info

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Earnslaw

By: Gilkison, W. Scott

Price: $41.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Whitcombe & Tombs: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10100562

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Dustjacket has been taped to book at front hinge Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; Inventory No: 10100562. Paperback View more info

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Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills

By: Graydon, Don

Price: $23.00

Publisher: USA, The Mountaineers: 1992

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 17020330

ISBN: 0898863090

Condition: Good


447 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly creased. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; ISBN: 0898863090. ISBN/EAN: 9780898863093. Inventory No: 17020330. Paperback View more info

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Aspiring : Mountain Climbing is No Cure for Middle-age

By: Kelly, Kieran

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pan Macmillan: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10070062

ISBN: 1405038624

Condition: As New


286 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Aged 54, Kieran Kelly, a man terrified of heights, decided to learn to climb mountains. It was a decision taken to ward off his fears of ageing, and to fill the void in his life left as his children grew up and moved away from home. On the perilous slopes of Mount Aspiring in New Zealand, Kieran was to discover more than just how to climb mountains. Forced by the brutal realities of the mountain to confron... View more info

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Into Thin Air : A personal account of the Mount Everest Disaster

By: Krakauer, Jon

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1999

Seller ID: 20020380

ISBN: 0385494785

Condition: Good


333 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Pages are lightly tanned and lightly creased. National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down." He was wrong. The storm, which claimed five lives and left countless more--including Krakauer's--in guilt-ridden disarray, would also provide th... View more info

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Ascent : The physical and physical quest of Willi Unsoeld

By: Leamer, Laurence

Price: $23.00

Publisher: USA, Simon and Schuster: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20020403

ISBN: 0671417347

Condition: Very Good


392 pages. Couple of longer tears on dustjacket. Corners of boards are lightly bumped. Edges of dust jacket have moderate bumping, superficial wear and minor chips and/or tears. Page edges are lightly browned and slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; ISBN: 0671417347. ISBN/EAN: 9780671417345. Inventory No: 20020403. Hardcover View more info

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Mountaineering First Aid

By: Lentz, Marty & MacDonald, Steven & Carline, Jan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: USA, The Mountaineers: 1990

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 11050946

ISBN: 089886092X

Condition: Near Fine


112 pages. Minor edgewear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; ISBN: 089886092X. ISBN/EAN: 9780898860924. Inventory No: 11050946. Paperback View more info

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Rock for Climbing

By: Milner, C. Douglas

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Chapman and Hall: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14070142

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


128 pages. Spine strip is missing. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of boards have moderate wear. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are lightly tanned. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; Inventory No: 14070142. Hardcover View more info

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South Col : One Man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest, 1953

By: Noyce, Wilfrid

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Heinemann: 1962

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 17030294

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


145 pages. Small brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Edges of boards have superficial wear. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; Inventory No: 17030294. Hardcover View more info

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On Rock and Ice : Mountaineering in Photographs

By: Roch, Andre

Price: $53.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1947

Seller ID: 12101115

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


80 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Lightly tanned pages. Minor edgewear to boards. Minor spine lean. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; Inventory No: 12101115. Hardcover View more info

Image for The Maverick Mountaineer : The remarkable life of George Ingle Finch: Climber, Scientist, Inventor

The Maverick Mountaineer : The remarkable life of George Ingle Finch: Climber, Scientist, Inventor

By: Wainwright, Robert

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 2016

Seller ID: 20020400

ISBN: 1760113492

Condition: Very Good


416 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Edges of pages are lightly browned. . Previous owner's name in ink. In the spring of 1901 a teenager stood on top of a hill, gazed out in wonderment at the Australian landscape and decided he wanted to be a mountaineer. Two decades later, the same man stood in a blizzard beneath the summit of Mount Everest, within sight of his goal to be the first to stand on the roof of the world. George Finch was at the highest point ever reached by a human being and only his decision to save the life... View more info

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Alpine Climbing on Foot and with Ski

By: Wedderburn, E. A. M.

Price: $41.00

Publisher: London, Open Air Publications: No date

Seller ID: 16110236

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


118 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have moderate wear and moderate chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; Inventory No: 16110236. Hardcover View more info

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Touch the Top of the World : A Blind Man's Journey to Climb Further Than the Eye Can See

By: Weihenmayer, Erik

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Hodder: 2001

Seller ID: 20030135

ISBN: 0733614183

Condition: Good (ex-library)


304 pages. Text and spine/cover marked with Library stamps, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Edges of pages are lightly browned. The incredible, inspiring story of climber Eirk Weihenmayer from the diagnosis that foretold the loss of his sight, to his dream to climb mountains, and finally his quest to reach each of the Seven Summits. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; ISBN: 0733614183. ISBN/EAN: 9780733614187. Inventory No: 20030135. Paperback View more info