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1 A Photographic of the Mount Jolmo Lungma Scientific Expedition (1966 - 1968
Peking Science Press 1974 Hardcover Very Good Near Fine 
Peking: Science Press, 1974 Unpaginated. Color and B&W photography on every page. Maps on endpapers. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Prtevious owner's bookplate (Steve Fossett, financier and adventurer) on interior of front board.. Beige cloth boards are clean and undamaged, slightly sprung. DJ is bright and intact. Now in protective mylar.. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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Adventure Travel Magazine
2 Adventure Travel Magazine
Seattle American Adventurers Association Paperback Good + 
Seattle: American Adventurers Association Seattle: American Adventurers Association Issues September 1979 and August 1980. Contain interviews with Ansel Adams and Reinhold Messner on his Everest climb, also ballooning over Albuquerque, and big ice climbing. Soft Cover. Good +.. Paperback. Good +. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Adventure Travel Magazine August 1980
3 Adventure Travel Magazine August 1980
Seattle American Adventurers Association 1980 Paperback Good + 
Seattle: American Adventurers Association, 1980 Seattle: American Adventurers Association, 1980 Issue for August 1980 . Contain interview with Ansel Adams and a discussion of ice climbing. Soft Cover. Good +. Magazine.. Paperback. Good +. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The American Alpine Journal Vol. 49 2007
4 The American Alpine Journal Vol. 49 2007
Golden, Co The American Alpine Journal 2007 1st Edition. Paperback Near Fine 
Golden, Co: The American Alpine Journal, 2007 Golden, Co: The American Alpine Journal, 2007 495 pp. with B&W photos throughout. Articles on climbing in the Himalayas, China, Patagonia, Denali and many other locations. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, covers clean and undamaged. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.. 1st Edition.. Paperback. Near Fine. First Edition. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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5 The Mammoth Book of Eyewitness Everest: Marking the 50th Anniversary of the Ascent of Everest, 32 Firsthand Accounts of the Most Memorable Climbs (Mammoth Books)
U.S.A. Running Press 2003 078671171X / 9780786711710 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
U.S.A.: Running Press, 2003 502 pp. Thirty-two firsthand accounts ofthe most memorable Everest climbs. text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library markings on endpapers. Pictorial paper boards .. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library. 
Price: 10.50 USD
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6 Achelis, Steve Mountain Responder: When Recreation an Misfortune Collide
Indiana Dog Ear Publishing 2009 1608441075 / 9781608441075 Paperback As New 
Indiana: Dog Ear Publishing, 2009 253 pp with a few B&W photos in text. As commander of the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team, Steve Achelis participated oin life or death rescues as he and his team dug people out of avalanches, hung on thin cables beneath helicopters and aided climbers stuck on high walls. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. Trade Paperback. As New. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 Alice Thorn (ed) The Mountaineer Vol. 62 No. 6 -June 15, 1967
Seattle The Mountaineers Books 1969 Paperback Near Fine 
Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1969 Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1969 160 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. B&W pictorial covers are clean and unamaged. The struggle for the North Cascades. Soft Cover. Near Fine.. Paperback. Near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8 Ament, Pat Royal Robbins: Spirit of the Age the Biography of America's Most Distinguished Rock Climber
Stackpole Books 1998 0811729133 / 9780811729130 Paperback Very Good 
Stackpole Books, 1998 Stackpole Books, 1998 303 pp with B&W photo illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. Trade Paperback. Very Good.. Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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9 Arce, Gary Defying Gravity High Adventure on Yosemite's Walls
Berkeley, CA Wilderness Press 1986 0899971857 / 9780899971858 First Edition. Paperback As New 
Berkeley, CA: Wilderness Press, 1986 194 pp with B&W and color illustrations and diagrams throughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. Yosemite's classic big wall-climbing era. Size: 11" x 9.5". First Edition.. Large Format Softcover. As New. First Edition. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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10 Bayers, Peter L. Imperial Ascent Mountaineering, Masculinity and Empire
University Press of Colorado 2003 0870817167 / 9780870817168 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
University Press of Colorado, 2003 174 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged, slightly rubbed. A comparative study of seven twentieth-century mountaineering narratives discussing how for British and American climbers, mountaineering has been tied to imperial ideology and dominant notions of masculinity. Size: Slender 8vo.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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11 Betty Manning & Polly Dyer (eds) The Mountaineer Vol. 59 No. 4 - March 15, 1966
Seattle The Mountaineers Books 1966 Paperback Fine 
Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1966 Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1966 223 pp with twelve B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Brown paper covers are clean and unamaged. Creation of the North Cascades National Park. Soft Cover. Fine.. Paperback. Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 Betty Manning (ed) The Mountaineer Vol. 56 No. 4 - March 1, 1963
Seattle The Mountaineers Books 1963 Paperback Fine 
Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1963 Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1963 112 pp with ten B&W plates and route maps in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey paper covers are clean and unamaged. MT. Ottarasko. Soft Cover. Fine.. Paperback. Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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13 Betty Manning (ed) The Mountaineer Vol. 57 No. 4 - March 15, 1964
Seattle The Mountaineers Books 1964 Paperback Fine 
Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1964 Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1964 153 pp with ten B&W plates and route maps in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red paper covers are clean and unamaged. North Cascades National Park proposal. Soft Cover. Fine.. Paperback. Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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14 Betty Manning (ed) The Mountaineer Vol. 60 No. 4 - March 15, 1967
Seattle The Mountaineers Books 1967 Paperback Near Fine 
Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1967 Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 1967 155 pp with fourteen B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. B&W pictorial covers are clean and unamaged. Mining the Wilderness issue. Soft Cover. Near Fine.. Paperback. Near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 Birdsall, Richard L. & Emmons, Arthur B. Men Against the Clouds
Harper & Bros. 1935 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Harper & Bros., 1935 xiii, 292 pp with 64 b&& W photo illustrations and 8 maps and charts. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, Splash marks to title page. Maps on endpapers. Grey cloth boards are clean, intact, spine slightly yellowed. A small expedition to climb Minya Konka (Gonga Shan) in western Sechwan. With bookplate of Steve Fossett. James Stephen "Steve" Fossett (April 22, 1944 September 3, 2007) was an American businessman and a record-setting aviator, sailor, and adventurer. He was the first person to fly solo nonstop around the world in a balloon. He made his fortune in the financial services industry and was best known for many world records, including five nonstop circumnavigations of the Earth: as a long-distance solo balloonist, as a sailor, and as a solo flight fixed-wing aircraft pilot.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 210.00 USD
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16 Blum, Arlene Breaking Trail A Climbing Life
Harvest/ Harcourt, Inc. 2007 0156031167 / 9780156031165 1st Harvest Edition Paperback Good Photographs By Author Signed
Harvest/ Harcourt, Inc., 2007 384 pps. Lavishly illustrated with the author's photographs. Text and photographs are clean, tight and unmarked. The cover shows some wear but overall a good copy with a signed dedication by the author. Arlene Blum was the leader of the first all-female climbing team, and the first woman to attempt Mount Everest. This edition features a new Afterword by Blum.. Dedication By Author on Flyleaf. 1st Harvest Edition. Trade Paperback. Good. Illus. by Photographs By Author. 5"x 8". First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Sea, Ice and Rock Sailing and Climbing Above the Arctic Circle, Bonington, Chris & Knox-Johnston, Robin
17 Bonington, Chris & Knox-Johnston, Robin Sea, Ice and Rock Sailing and Climbing Above the Arctic Circle
Sheridan House 1993 0924486481 / 9780924486487 1st Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
Sheridan House, 1993 143 pp with 3 maps and numerous B&W and color plates. A acount of the voyage and climb taken by two of the best-known pioneers in their field, Chris Bonington the mountaineer and Robin Knox-Johnston, the sailor, north along the eastern coast of Greenland.There they attempted to climb the The Cathedral, "the most attractive and challenging unclimbed peak in Greenland." Both text and dust jacket are clean, tight and unmarked. truly "as new.". 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Women on High Pioneers of Mountaineering, Brown, Rebecca A.
18 Brown, Rebecca A. Women on High Pioneers of Mountaineering
Boston Appalachian Mountain Club Books 2002 192917313X / 9781929173136 First Edition. Hardcover Good Very Good 
Boston: Appalachian Mountain Club Books, 2002 258 pp with B&W illustrtations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library stamps on end papers. DJ is clean and intact, in mylar jacket.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Ex-Library. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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19 Buhl, Hermann Achttausand Druber Und Drunter (Eight Thousand Over and under)
Nymphenburger Verlagshandlung 1954 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Nymphenburger Verlagshandlung, 1954 346 (5) pp with 13 B&W plates and author's portrait frontis. Text in German. Hermann Buhl ( r 1924 - 1957) was an Austrian mountaineer and is considered one of the best climbers of all time. He was particularly innovative in applying Alpine style to Himalayan climbing. His accomplishments include: 1953 First ascent of Nanga Parbat, 8,126 metres (26,660 ft) (solo and without bottled oxygen). On the way back from the summit he was forced to stand erect on a rock ledge for the entire night at 8000m altitude, in order to survive until the following morning Wikipedia. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, Gift inscription on first free page. boards are lightly soiled. Bookplate of American financier and adventurer, Steve Fossett.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Over the Edge: The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia, Child, Greg
20 Child, Greg Over the Edge: The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. Villard Books 2002 0375506098 / 9780375506093 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Villard Books, 2002 284 pp with three maps and eight B&W plates. In 2002, four young American rock climbers were taken hostage by Islamic militants while climbing in the Pamir-Alai mountains of Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia. This is the story of their capture and escape.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged with very light shelfwear. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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