Mountaineering

Mountaineering

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Seven Summits, Bass, Dick & Frank Wells with Rick Ridgeway
1 Bass, Dick & Frank Wells with Rick Ridgeway Seven Summits
New York Warner Books 1986 4th Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Color Illustrations; Signed by author Dick Bass on a printed card with one of his original poems. This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The card with the printed poem has been adhered to the front endpaper. This card is signed by the author and has been personalized to a fan. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Frank Wells and Dick Bass had a dream. It was as straightforward as it was difficult: climb the highest mountain on each of the world's seven continents." ; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Last Climb The Legendary Everest Expeditions of George Mallory, Breashears, David and Audrey Salkeld (with a foreword by John Mallory)
2 Breashears, David and Audrey Salkeld (with a foreword by John Mallory) Last Climb The Legendary Everest Expeditions of George Mallory
Washington D. C. National Geographic 1999 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "George Leigh Mallory's reported explanation of why he wanted to conquer Mount Everest is the most succinct - and maybe the most famous - remark in the history of mountaineering. And when he vanished into the clouds on June 8, 1924, near the summit of the hightes peak on Earth, he became a legendary figure - and the leading actor in one of the most compelling mysteries in the annals of 20th century exploration." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Living on the Edge The Winter Ascent of Kanchenjunga, Bremer-Kamp, Cherie
3 Bremer-Kamp, Cherie Living on the Edge The Winter Ascent of Kanchenjunga
Layton, UT Gibbs Smith Books 1987 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Color Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket. has some beginning bumping and nicking to the top spine end, otherwise it is in clean, crisp condition. "How can I describe what climbing Kanche in winter is like? In the background is a constant roar, terrifying in tis simple persistence. Mostly the winds have been from the west, and then they shift to a more south-westerly direction." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Boldest Dream The Story of Twelve who Climbed Mount Everest, Ridgeway, Rick
4 Ridgeway, Rick The Boldest Dream The Story of Twelve who Climbed Mount Everest
New York Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1979 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
B&W Photographs; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed and dated on the front endpaper by the author. The dust jacket hs some light edge wear and one beginning edge tear. "This exciting, true story recounts the perilous journey of twelve men and women, most of them weekend climbers, to the upper reaches of Mount Everest. The team consisted of a wide range of people - three lawyers, two medical doctors, two college professors, a computer scientist, a modern dance instructor, a pilot, an anthropologist, and a writer - not the normal type of climbers who usually get involved in expeditions in the Himalayas." ; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Himalayan Passage Seven Months in the High Country of Tibet, Nepal, China, India & Pakistan, Schmidt, Jeremy
5 Schmidt, Jeremy Himalayan Passage Seven Months in the High Country of Tibet, Nepal, China, India & Pakistan
Seattle, WA The Mountaineers 1991 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Patrick Morrow 
Color Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "This is the story of two young couples - experienced adventure travelers and mountaineers - who embarked on a journey through Tibet, Nepal, Pakistan, India, and China." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Tiger of the Snows, Tenzing of Everest (with James Ramsey Ullman)
6 Tenzing of Everest (with James Ramsey Ullman) Tiger of the Snows
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1955 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping, rubbing and edge wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers along with some beginning fading. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's name inked on the half title page. The dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing, edge wear, nicking and several edge tears and chips. The rear cover of the dust jacket has noticeable foxing, ground-in dirt and toning. "This is a story of one of the world's last frontiers - of a man and a mountain and the bonds that held them together. Tenzing Norgay's imagination for over twenty years before the spring of 1953 wehn he and Edmund Hillary finally fought their way to its summit, where no man had ever stood before." 
Price: 100.00 USD
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