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The world's highest and most romantic mountain dominates the dreams of even the humblest of climbers and the deepest armchair mountaineers. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713911085. SIGNED by author to title page. A few knocks and some light browning along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning and foxing.
Black cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0233972811. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.
Text in Welsh. Cream boards, blue title to spine. 111 pages. B/w photos and maps. SIGNED by the author to front free-endpaper. Spine and cover edges are slightly grubby. Light foxing to textblock else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and is grubby to rear panel.
THE JOURNAL OF THE MOUNTAIN CLUB OF SOUTH AFRICA 1939
No author listed.
Stock no. 1815624
Published by Cape Times. 1939. Almost very good condition.
Being number Forty-Two for the year 1939 (published in January 1940). Grey cardwraps, black titles. B/w plates. Covers browned. Spine edges rubbed. Joints pulled. Name in ink to inside front cover. Staples rusty. Some foxspots. Internal binding tight.
EVEREST THE UNCLIMBED RIDGE
Written by Chris Bonington; Charles Clarke.
Stock no. 2124213
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Colour photos. Large format. ISBN: 0340332387. SIGNED by both authors to title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.
Card wraps. B/w maps and photos. Mountain walking, scrambling and trail guide with selected principal ascents and standard mountain climbs. ISBN: 0906227275. Light wear to a couple of corners.
Large format. Card wraps. This book was first published under the title: 'Everest Kangshung Face'. Success against the odds on Everest's biggest wall - the Kangshung Face. A gripping account by the first Briton to reach the summit without oxygen. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0952937506. SIGNED by author to title page. Spine is creased and faded. Some creasing to corners; a few scuff marks.
Green cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff marks to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some browning and foxing to outer page edges.
Very large format, absolutely stunning colour and b/w photos by Shirakawa. Preface by Toynbee, introduction by Hillary, text by Shirakawa. ISBN: 0810901625. Still contained in original black cloth case - that has some chipping to cloth at corners and uneven fading. Contents have wrinkling and damp mark to top edge of some pages.
Large oblong format. Grey boards, white title to spine. Colour photos throughout. Text in French. ISBN: 2851084569. Corners bumped, boards clean. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is faded to spine and is grubby where a label has been removed to rear panel.
Large oblong format. Glazed boards. Text in French. Full of colour photos of the region of the Himalaya. Corners rubbed. Light page edge browning. One or two pages with grubby marks to margins else contents clean.
Large format. Text in GERMAN. B/w photos Corners bumped. Some page edge browning. Wrapper has a couple of small edge tears and minor chipping.