The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest.
New York, St. Martin’s Press, 1997. 16cm x 24cm. 255 pages. Original hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition.
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The Encyclopaedia of Sport.
Four Volumes. London, The Sporting Times, 1903. 27 x 19 cm. Vol. 1: viii, 344 / Vol.2: pages 345 to 632 / Vol.3: 312 / Vol.4: page 313 to 655 plus 18 pages Appendix. Illustrated throughout. Original red cloth with gilt title and illustrations on spine. Blind decorations on boards. Top edges gilt, other edges deckle. Very good condition. Some rubbing and bumping, edges and end papers dust dulled. A few small tears and stains within. A nice set. Name of previous owner: ‘A.F. Brooke R.F.A’ [Royal Field Artillery] on front free end paper in all four volumes.
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First Over Everest. The Houston – Mount Everest Expedition 1933.
First Edition. London, John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1933. 23.5 x 16 cm. xix, 279 pages. Complete with all plates as listed, the folding maps and stereoscopic glasses in the rear pocket. Original dark blue cloth with red title on spine and blind decoration on front board. Very good condition. Binding rubbed, bumped and discoloured (see images). Spine faded. Edges dust dulled. Inscribed and signed on title page (see comments). Internally bright, clean and complete. With a small archive of letters, newspaper articles and other documents related to the expedition.
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Ghosts of Everest. The Authorised story of the Search my Mallory and Irvine of the expedition team that found Mallory on Everest.
London, Macmillan, 1999. 24.6cm x 22.4cm. 206 pages. With illustrations. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear.
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The Cairngorms, their natural history and scenery.
London, Collins, 1975. 15 x 22 cm, (2), Frontispiece, 286 pages, (2). With 7 colour photographs, 36 B&W photographs and 17 maps and text figures. Original hardcover with original dustjacket in protective cover. Sunned dustjacket spine. Name and address of previous owner on half title. Otherwise fine.
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The Times of India. Illustrated Weekly. Christmas Number 1910.
Bombay, The Times of India, 1910. 37 x 28 cm. 112 pages. Illustrated throughout in Colour and B&W. Original heavy paper covers bound in dark cloth boards. Very good condition. Binding severely rubbed, bumped and stained. Internally clean with a few stains, some tears etc. Some pages tape repaired.
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