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EVEREST
Written by Walt Unsworth.
Stock no. 2132925
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

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.

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A MOUNTAIN IN TIBET
Written by Charles Allen.
Stock no. 2132474
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0233972811. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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GALWAD Y MYNYDD
Written by Ioan Bowen Rees.
Stock no. 1317979
Published by Llyfrau'r Dryw. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

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.

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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.

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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.

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ECRINS PARK DAUPHINE ALPS
Written by Robin G. Collomb.
Stock no. 2122448
Published by West Col Productions. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

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.

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EVEREST ALONE AT THE SUMMIT
Written by Stephen Venables.
Stock no. 2120786
Published by Odyssey Books. 1996. Very good condition.

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.

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ALPINE NOTES & THE CLIMBING FOOT
Written by George Wherry.
Stock no. 2115410
Published by Macmillan And Bowes. 1st 1896. Very good condition.

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.

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HIMALAYAS
Written by Yoshikazu Shirakawa; Arnold J. Toynbee; Edmund Hillary.
Stock no. 2115051
Published by Harry N. Abrams. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

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.

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DOLPO LE PAYS CACHE
Written by Eric Valli; Diane Summers.
Stock no. 1809854
Published by Chene. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

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.

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HIMALAYA TILICHO 7132 METRES
Written by Maurice Herzog.
Stock no. 1809853
Very good condition.

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.

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ABENTEUER HIMALAJA
Written by Klaus Kubiena.
Stock no. 1606237
Published by Verlag Fur Jugend Und Volk. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

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.

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