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"There She Blows:" A Narrative of a Whaling Voyage, In the Indian and South Atlantic Oceans

By: Ely, Ben-Ezra Stiles

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Published for the Marine Historical Association, by Wesleyan University Press, 1971

Edition: First Edition


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 208 pages. Previous owner's bookplate. Reprint of a book originally published in Philadelphia in 1849, with additional biographical and historical information included. 5 1/4"w x 7 3/7"h. Dark gray leatherette cover. Map endpapers. View more info

Alaska Adventures of a Norwegian Cheechako, The

By: Eide, Harald

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Anchorage, Alaska, Alaska Northwest Books, 1975


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 128 pages. Previous owner's name inside. An article on windpower stapled inside book. View more info

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Alpine Huts in the Rockies, Selkirks, and Purcells

By: Kariel, Herbert G.; Kariel, Patricia E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Banff, Alberta, Canada, Alpine Club of Canada, 1986


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 184 pages. Many b&w photos. View more info

Annapurna

By: Herzog , Maurice

Price: $7.50

Publisher: PIMLICO (RAND), 1997


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Pages are age-toned. View more info

Antarctica: The Story of the New Zealand Party of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition

By: Melm A.S. & Miller J.H

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New Zealand, R.E. Owen, Govt. Printer, 1964

Edition: Ex Library


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Well-kept but cleary used copy, interior is very nice, with many b&w pics, Boards in good shape with covered dust jacket taped to book. 435 pages, maps, 1 " tear at bottom of pre-title page. View more info

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Ascent of Everest

By: Hunt, John

Price: $68.95

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1953

Edition: First Edition


Book shows very light shelf wear, 1/4" bleached dot to upper back cover, very mild sunning to upper edge of covers; straight corners, unmarked text save former owner's name -- a noted entomologist - on front endpaper, light foxing to front and back first pages. Dust jacket has a series of small tears at edges, especially at spine, sunfading, light stains, is price-clipped. Lots of b&w photos, maps, drawings. View more info

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Backroad Chronicles: Adventure & History in British Columbia Volume One, The

By: Marquardt, Riel

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Trafford Publishing, 2006

Inscription: Inscribed By Author


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 200 pages. Many b&w photos. View more info

Base Camp: 40 Days on Everest

By: Whelan, Dianne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Halfmoon Bay, BC, Caitlin Press Inc., 2014

Inscription: Signed by Author


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 225 pages. View more info

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Beyond Everest: Quest for the Seven Summits

By: Morrow, P.

Price: $45.90

Publisher: U.S.A., Firefly Books Ltd, 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author


Book is in excellent condition with slightly scuffed covers and lightly bumped page-end corners. Binding is solid and square, covers and spine are creaseless, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Signed by author on half title page. 175 pages with a great many large color photos. Chapters include Mckinley, Aconcagua (Argentina), Elbrus & Kilimanjaro, Vinson, Carstensz (Australasia). View more info

Braving It: A Father, a Daughter, and an Unforgettable Journey into the Alaskan Wild

By: Campbell, James

Price: $12.95

Publisher: N Y, Crown, 2016


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

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Canadians on Everest

By: Patterson, Bruce

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Detselig Enterprises, 1990

Edition: First Edition


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 239 pages. Map endpapers. View more info

Captain Cook's Final Voyage: The Journal of Midshipman George Gilbert

By: Holmes, Christine

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Univeristy Press of Hawaii, 1982


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 158 pages. Slanted spine. View more info

Chilkoot: An Adventure in Ecotourism

By: Ingelson, Allan;Mahony, Michael

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A., Univ of Alaska Pr, 2002

Edition: Ex Library


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, sticker, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very nice copy with little wear, interior perfect. View more info

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Climbing Days

By: Pilley, Dorothy

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U.S.A., The Hogarth Press Ltd, 1990


Book shows light wear to covers only, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 352 pages, contents include The lake district, The misty Isle of Skye, An alpine novitiate (1920) Corsica, The Mont Blanc chain, Into Spain and back again, Alpine traverses, The Pyrenees revisited, Mainly Italian Alps (1924) etc. View more info

Color Hiking Guide to Mount Rainier

By: Kearney, Alan

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Frank Amato Pubns, 1999


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 72 pages. Slight wear to cover. Many color photos. View more info