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Mountaineering & Exploration

Mountaineering & Exploration

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1 Bonington, Chris Everest South West Face
London Hodder & Stoughton 1973 0340169729 / 9780340169728 First Edition Hardback Very Good + Good + 
Blue boards, gilt title on black to spine. 352pp illustrated with photograps, some in colour and maps. Very slight sunning to edges, otherwise text and illustrations clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket sunning, wear to edges with a few small chips and 1" closed tear to bottom edge. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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2 Bonington, Chris The Everest Years : A Climbers Life
London Hodder & Stoughton 1986 0340366907 / 9780340366905 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good + 
Dark blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. Very minimal wear. 256pp illustrated with photographs and maps. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket wear/creasing to top edge. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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3 Curran, Jim Suspended Sentences : From the Life of a Climbing Cameraman
London Hodder & Stoughton 1991 0340518170 / 9780340518175 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good + 
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Minimal wear. 191pp illustrated with photographs, some in colour and a few maps. Text and illusratione very clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket, minimal wear. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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4 Freshfield, Douglas. W Italian Alps : Sketches in the Mountains of Ticino Lombardy the Trenting and Venetia
London Basil Blackwell 1937 First Thus Hardback Very Good ++ Good 
Mountaineers Library : Grey cloth boards, small illustrations to front, title in red to spine. 246pp with 16 illustrations. Text and illusrations very clean, binding firm. Very slight foxing to endpapers. Dust Jacket in new protective cover, darkening to spine, wear to edges with a few small chips 2" tear to top edge with crease to rear. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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5 Gray, Dennis Slack : The Fun of Climbing ( Volume 2)
U. K. Dennis Gray 1999 1871890292 / 9781871890297 Paperback Very Good + No Jacket 
Undated : Very minimal wear, very slight sunning to top edge. 183pp text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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6 Guttridge, Leonard F. Icebound : The Jeannette Expedition's Quest for the North Pole
U. K. Airlife Publishing Ltd 1988 1853100064 / 9781853100062 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good + 
Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Very minimal bump to front bottom corner. Endpapers illustrated with maps. 357pp text and illustrations fine, binding firm. Dust Jacket Very minimal wear. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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7 Holliwell, Les Carneddau 1
U. K. The Climbers Club 1975 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Third Edition : Plasticated photographic cover. two spots to front.151pp Stain to rep that continues through the book in the margins to a lesser degree, otherwise text and illusrations clean, binding frim. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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8 Kane, Elisha. Kent Arctic Explorations in Search of Sir John Franklin
London Thomas Nelson & Sons 1875 First Edition Hardback Good No Jacket 
Hald bound in leather with raised banded spine. Gilt decoration and title to spine. Marbled boards and edges. Rubbing to boards, suning to spine, title very light. Marbled endpaper with gutters cracked but binding still very firm., fep comming loose. Gift inscription and previous owners name to next plain pages. Frontispiece of kane with tissue guard, both foxed. Slight foxing to title page and minimally throughout the book. 507pp illustrated with plates and drawings in the text, Text generally clean and firm. Illustrated with folding map, slightly foxed and with 4" closed tear. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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9 Kenny, Anthony Mountains : An Anthology
London John Murray 1991 0719546397 / 9780719546396 Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good + Paul Kershaw 
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 357pp illustrated with a few drawings. Text and illusrations fine, binding firm. Dust Jacket very minimal wear. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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10 Leppert, Zdzislaw Ogwen
U. K. The Climbers Club 1982 0901601195 / 9780901601193 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Plasticated photographic cover, two small holes to fep. 206pp text and illustrations clean, binding firm. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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11 Pierre, Bernard A Mountain Called Nun Kun
London Hodder & Stoughton 1955 First Separate Hardback Good + Fair 
Blue cloth boards, gilt title to sp[ine. Slight bump to top front corners, very slight sunning to spine, minimal wear. Gift inscription and previous owners name to fep. 189pp illustrated with photographs and map. Text and illustrations fine, binding firm. Dust Jacket Slight sunning to spine, wear to edges, with some open/closed tears. 
Price: 5.75 GBP
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12 Salkeld, Audrey & Bermudez, Jose Luis On The Edge of Europe : Mountaineering in the Caucasus
London Hodder & Stoughton 1993 0340585471 / 9780340585474 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good ++ 
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 260pp illustrated with photographs and a few maps. Text and illustrations fine, binding firm. Dyst Jacket very slight wear to some edges. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Climbing in the British Isles I England, Smith Haskett, W.P
13 Smith Haskett, W.P Climbing in the British Isles I England
London Longmans Green & Co 1894 First Edition Hardcover Good + No Jacket Ellis Carr 
Red cloth boards, gilt and black title to front, gilt titleto spine. Fading to spine with wear to head and tail. Darkening to boards with a few marks. Previous owners name to half title page . Darkening to pages, with stitching showing in places but pages firm. With 23 illustrations by Ellis Carr and 5 plans. Text is clean binding firm. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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14 Smythe, Frank. S The Spirit of the Hills
London Hodder & Stoughton 1950 Hardback Very Good ++ Good Frank S Smythe 
Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 1/4" sunning to tail of spine. Previous owners name to fep with what looks like a hyrogliphics stamp. 308pp illustrated with photographs. Text and illusrations very clean. Dust Jacket, some marks, wear to edges with a few small chips, creasing to top edge with 1" closed tear. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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