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SIERRA CLUB BULLETIN -- COMPLETE SET from 1893 volume 1 through 1998 volume 83

SIERRA CLUB BULLETIN -- COMPLETE SET from 1893 volume 1 through 1998 volume 83 by The Sierra Club

San Francisco: The Sierra Club, 1965. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Complete set of the Sierra Club Bulletin from 1...

$7,600.00
Across East African Glaciers An Account Of The First Ascent Of Kilimanjaro

Across East African Glaciers An Account Of The First Ascent Of Kilimanjaro by Meyer, Hans

London: George Philip & Son, 1891. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First UK Edition translated from the Germ...

$3,500.00
The Conquest Of Everest -- SIGNED By Ed Hillary, Charles Evans, George Lowe + Insert Signed By TENZING & By HUNT

The Conquest Of Everest -- SIGNED By Ed Hillary, Charles Evans, George Lowe + Insert Signed By TENZING & By HUNT by Hunt, John & Sir Edmund Hillary

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1954. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. SIGNED by ...

$3,422.00
The Ascent Of Everest -- FIRST PRINTING **SIGNED By Hillary, Hunt, Lowe with Additional Tenzing Autograph

The Ascent Of Everest -- FIRST PRINTING **SIGNED By Hillary, Hunt, Lowe with Additional Tenzing Autograph by Hunt, John

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1953. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. SIGNED by HILLARY & HUNT & LOWE ...

$2,787.00
Ragionamento sopra il fatto avvenuto in Bergemoletto, in cui tre donne, sepolte fra le rovine della stalla per la caduta d'una gran mole di neve, sono state trovate vive dopo tretasette giorni.

Ragionamento sopra il fatto avvenuto in Bergemoletto, in cui tre donne, sepolte fra le rovine della stalla per la caduta d'una gran mole di neve, sono state trovate vive dopo tretasette giorni. by Somis, Ignazio

Torino: Nella stamperia reale, 1758. First edition. Very Good/This work, which describes the experiences of two sisters, their ...

$2,500.00
The Great Plateau: Being An Account Of Exploration In Central Tibet, 1903, And Of The Gartok Expedition 1904-1905

The Great Plateau: Being An Account Of Exploration In Central Tibet, 1903, And Of The Gartok Expedition 1904-1905 by Rawling, Captain C.G

London: Edward Arnold, 1905. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Printing of First Edition in original bindi...

$2,400.00
Two Summers In The Ice-Wilds Of The Eastern Karakoram. The Exploration of Nineteen Hundred Square Miles Of Mountain And Glacier

Two Summers In The Ice-Wilds Of The Eastern Karakoram. The Exploration of Nineteen Hundred Square Miles Of Mountain And Glacier by Workman, Fanny Bullock & William Hunter

New York: E. P. Dutton and Company, 1917. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. ORI...

$2,250.00
Climbing On The Himalaya And Other Mountain Ranges -- FIRST EDITION

Climbing On The Himalaya And Other Mountain Ranges -- FIRST EDITION by Collie, J. Norman

Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1902. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. FIRST PRINTING of First Edition. O...

$2,250.00
A RELATION OF A JOURNEY TO THE GLACIERS, IN THE DUTCHY OF SAVOY ...

A RELATION OF A JOURNEY TO THE GLACIERS, IN THE DUTCHY OF SAVOY ... by Bourrit, Marc Theodore

Norwich: Printed by Richard Beatniffe, 1775. [48],xxi,[1],264,[2]pp. plus three plates. Engraved dedication leaf. Octavo. Conte...

$2,250.00
La Conquista Del K2. Seconda Cima Del Mondo -- First Printing of Victory Over K2 (USA) & Ascent Of K2 (UK) -- SIGNED By 11 Team Members

La Conquista Del K2. Seconda Cima Del Mondo -- First Printing of Victory Over K2 (USA) & Ascent Of K2 (UK) -- SIGNED By 11 Team Members by Desio, Ardito

Milano: Garzotti, 1954. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. With SIGNED postcard s...

$1,825.00
THE PEAKS AND GLACIERS OF NUN KUN -- A RECORD OF PIONEER-EXPLORATION AND MOUNTAINEERING IN THE PUNJAB HIMALAYA  -- FIRST EDITION

THE PEAKS AND GLACIERS OF NUN KUN -- A RECORD OF PIONEER-EXPLORATION AND MOUNTAINEERING IN THE PUNJAB HIMALAYA -- FIRST EDITION by Workman, Fanny Bullock & William Hunter

London: Constable & Company, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1st Printing FIRST PRINTING of First UK Edit...

$1,800.00
The Ascent Of Everest -- FIRST PRINTING **SIGNED By Hillary, Hunt, Evans, Band, & Lowe

The Ascent Of Everest -- FIRST PRINTING **SIGNED By Hillary, Hunt, Evans, Band, & Lowe by Hunt, John

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1953. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. SIGNED by HILLARY & EVANS & BAND...

$1,800.00
NORWAY THE NORTHERN PLAYGROUND SKETCHES OF CLIMBING AND MOUNTAIN EXPLORATION IN NORWAY BETWEEN 1872 AND 1903 -- FIRST EDITION 1904

NORWAY THE NORTHERN PLAYGROUND SKETCHES OF CLIMBING AND MOUNTAIN EXPLORATION IN NORWAY BETWEEN 1872 AND 1903 -- FIRST EDITION 1904 by SLINGSBY, Wm CECIL

Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1st Printing FIRST PRINTING 1904 of First Editi...

$1,275.00
Voyages Dans Les Alpes -- FOUR VOLUMES COMPLETE

Voyages Dans Les Alpes -- FOUR VOLUMES COMPLETE by de Saussure, H.B

Bologna: Libreria Alpina Degli Esposti, 1970. Reprint . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket Issued. Deluxe facsimile edition limited to ...

$1,125.00
Le mie montagne

Le mie montagne by Bonatti, Walter

Bologna: Nicola Zanichelli, 1962. Third Edition. Hardcover. Published in the same year as the first edition. 299pp. Bright oran...

$1,000.00



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