Category: Sports - Mountain Climbing


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Seven Summits Solo

By: Anderson, Robert Mads

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Auckland, NZ, David Bateman Ltd: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 51049

In VG DJ; Signed/inscribed by author. Blue hardback binding. Color photos. Author's adventures climbing the highest peaks on all 7 continents; Square folio; 160 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Over the Edge: The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia

By: Child, Greg

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Villard: 2002

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 5688

In VG+ DJ; Orange spine/black boards. B&W photos, maps. Acct of American mtn climbers taken hostage by Islamic radicals in Kyrgyzstan; 8vo; xviii + 284 pages View more info

Mountain Men: A History of the Remarkable Climbers and Determined Eccentrics Who First Scaled the World's Most Famous..

By: Conefrey, Mick and Tim Jordan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NP, Da Capo Press: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 19866

In VG+ DJ; Hardback (blue spine/gray boards) . vi + 281 pp. B&W photos. Biblio, index; 12mo; vi + 281 pages View more info

Landmarks: An Exploration of Great Rocks

By: Craig, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 2843

In VG+ DJ; Black cl. Color & B&W photos. Notes. Author's worldwide travels to discover significance of great cliffs & outcrops on locals; 8vo; 335 pages View more info

Glenn Exum: "Never a Bad Word or a Twisted Rope". A Collection of Climbing Stories by GLen Nexum

By: Craighead, Charlie (ed.)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Moose, WY, Grand Teton Natural History Association: 1998

Seller ID: 50021

Previous owner's letter taped inside front cover with personal memories of Glenn Exum ; Paperback. Color & B&W photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages View more info

Mont Blanc

By: Engel, Claire Eliane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Co: 1965

Seller ID: 31471

In chipped DJ, sl yellowed, binding sl faded, slight foxing; Blue hardback binding. 232 pp. B&W illust. Appendix. Collection of writings Mont Blanc & mountaineering by various authors; Small 4to; 232 pages View more info

The Climb of My Life: A Miraculous Journey from the Edge of Death to the Victory of a Lifetime

By: Evans, Laura

Price: $5.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harpersanfrancisco: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 14812

In DJ, name & address penned on front free endpaper; Red cl spine/red boards. B&W photos. Xvi + 269 pp. Breast cancer survior climbs Mount Aconcagua in Argentina; 8vo; xvi + 269 pages View more info

Lost on Everest: The Search for Mallory & Irvine

By: Firstbrook, Peter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 11313

In DJ; Black cl. B&W photos. Appendices, notes, biblio, index. Acct of effort to find body of mountain climber who died on Mt. Everest; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

Climbing High: A Woman's Account of Surviving the Everest Tragedy

By: Gammelgaard, Lene

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Seal Press: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 9648

Remainder mark on bottom edge, in DJ; Blue hb binding. B&W photos, map. Glossary. Acct of deadly 1996 season on Mt. Everest by 1st Scandanavian woman to reach summit; 8vo; xvi + 211 pages View more info

The Right Mountain: Lessons from Everest on the Meaning of Success

By: Hayhurst, Jim

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, John Wiley & Sons: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 4743

In VG+ DJ; Gray boards. B&W photos. Author's experience climbing Mt. Everest in 1988 & how it relates to the meaning of success; Large 8vo; xii + 209 pages View more info

Koh-Himalaya: Kanchenjunga, The Mountain God

By: Kumar, Narinder

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Utar Pradesh, India, Brijbasi Art Press: 2005

Seller ID: 51646

In VG DJ; Blue hardback binding. Color photos. Appendices. Account of of first ever ascent of Himalayan mountain Kanchenjunga from the Northeast Spur Route by Indian climbing team; 4to 9" - 11" tall; 156 pages View more info

The Lure of the Mountains

By: Maeder, Herbert (ed. )

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Crowell: 1975

Seller ID: 3317

In worn DJ; Blue hardback binding. 138 pp. Color photos. Collection of writings on mountaineering; 4to; 138 pages View more info

Pioneering Ascents: The Origins of Climbing in America, 1642-1873

By: Mazel, David (ed. )

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1991

Seller ID: 37603

Paperback. Viii + 263 pp. B&W illustrations, biblio. Anthology of 36 accounts of early mountain climbing in America; 8vo; viii + 263 pages View more info

The Book of Modern Mountaineering

By: Milne, Malcom

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's: 1968

Seller ID: 4001

In edgeworn pc DJ, edges & eps lightly foxed; Gray cl. B&W & color photos. Glossary. Collection of writings by various authors; 4to; 303 pages View more info

Two for the Summit: My Daughter, the Mountains, and Me

By: Norman, Geoffrey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Dutton: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 11131

Remainder mark on bottom edge, in DJ; Blue spine/blue boards. Author & his 15 year old daughter climb the 14, 000 Grand Teton; Small 8vo; xii + 242 pages View more info

Escape from Lucania: An Epic Story of Survival

By: Roberts, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 12770

Remainder mark on bottom edge, in VG+ DJ; Black spine/gray boards. B&W photos, maps. Index. Acct of first ascent of Alaskan mountain in 1937; Small 8vo; 206 pages View more info

Betsy Cowles Partridge: Mountaineer

By: Robertson, Janet

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Niwot, University Press Of Colorado: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 5191

In VG+ DJ; Blue cl. B&W photos. Biblio, index. Bio of one of the 1st women and first Americans to go mountaineering throughout the world; 8vo; xvi + 208 pages View more info

The Armchair Mountaineer: A Gathering of Wit, Wisdom & Idolatry

By: Smith, George Alan and Carole D

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Pitnam: 1968

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 579

In lightly edgeworn DJ, eps very lightly foxed; Blue cl, top edge blue. Color & B&W photos, drawings. Biblio; 4to; 361 pages View more info

Edward Whympers Berg- Und Gletscherfahrten in Den Alpen in Den Jahren 1860 Bis 1869. Autorisierte Deutsche Bearbeitung Von Friedrich Steger. Mit Einer Einf├╝hrung Von Theodor Wundt.

By: Steger, Friedrich

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Verlag George Westermann: 1922

Seller ID: 42458

Covers and pages tanned; In old German script. Hardback (gray cloth spine/tanned gilt-decorated boards). B&W illustrations, fold out elevation chart. About mountain climbing in Alps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Kilimanjaro Adventure: One Family's Quest to Reach the Top of the African Continent

By: Streckert, Hal

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Diego, Mission Press: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26951

Paperback. 237 pp. B&W photos. Appendices, biblio. , index; Small 8vo; 237 pages View more info