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Mountaineering

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Sports & Recreation:Mountaineering

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The Handbook of Climbing: Fully Revised Edition., Fyffe, Allen; Peter, Iain
1 Fyffe, Allen; Peter, Iain The Handbook of Climbing: Fully Revised Edition.
UK Pelham books 1997 0720720540 / 9780720720549 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
This practical guide to climbing and mountaineering skills has been designed for anyone who wishes to learn to climb or further their participation in the sport. All the techniques required for modern climbing are covered, extending from roadside crags to ascents of major mountains and faces. This book has the endorsement of the British Mountaineering Council. The hardcover as bumps to the corners and the D/W shows some wear use 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Anderl Heckmair: My Life: Eiger North Face, Grand Jorasses & Other Adventures, Heckmair, Anderl
2 Heckmair, Anderl Anderl Heckmair: My Life: Eiger North Face, Grand Jorasses & Other Adventures
U.S.A. Mountaineers Books 2002 0898868467 / 9780898868463 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Anderl Heckmair's account of his life and climbing accomplishments is the story of a man dedicated adventure in the very best sense of the word. A good clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Our Everest Adventure - The pictorial history from Kathmandu to the summit, Hunt, John
3 Hunt, John Our Everest Adventure - The pictorial history from Kathmandu to the summit
UK Brockhampton Press 1954 1st Edition Hardcover Fair Poor Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
This is a valuable and permanent record of one of the great mountaineering adventures of the twentieth century. With over 150 pictures, most of which were published for the first time in this book, with all the important photographs taken on the final assault and from the summit by Sir Edmund Hilary. The boards show shelf-wear to its edges and the top and base of the spine with bumps to the corners and light tanning. The front paste-down, flyleaf ,half-title page ,title-page and foreword page shows light foxing, has does the rear paste-down and end-paper . The D/J although intact shows heavy wear to all its edges and corners, it also has small tears and chips and is discoloured . PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
The Munros: Scotland's Highest Mountains., McNeish, Cameron
4 McNeish, Cameron The Munros: Scotland's Highest Mountains.
UK Lomond Books 1998 0947782508 / 9780947782504 Reprints Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
This book offers the reader a choice of routes up Scotland's 284 Munros, often combining several to make a satisfying day out. This also serves the purpose of spreading the load on the hill by suggesting more adventurous routes away from the popular ' honeypot ' footpaths. Stunning photographs portray the grandeur and beauty of the hills and these are complimented by graphic route maps. The D/W shows light shelf wear with a small nick to the top front corner. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Classic Walks in Scotland, McNeish, Cameron; Smith, Roger
5 McNeish, Cameron; Smith, Roger Classic Walks in Scotland
UK. Oxford Illustrated Press 1988 0946609519 / 9780946609512 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Scotland is ideal country for the walker, offering something for everyone willing to expand a little energy. The authors both live in Scotland. Together, they have created a selection of walks which they think encapsulates the best Scotland has to offer . A good, clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Conquistadors of the Useless: From the Alps to Annapurna, Terray, Lionel
6 Terray, Lionel Conquistadors of the Useless: From the Alps to Annapurna
UK Baton Wicks Publications 2001 1898573387 / 9781898573388 2nd Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This book captures the energy of an optimistic world shaking off the restraints of war austerity. Terray's death in 1965 robbed mountaineering of one of it's most colourful personalities. Illustrated with black and white photographs. There is some creasing to the corners of the cover, otherwise a clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International second class economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Unjustifiable Risk?: The Story of British Climbing, Thompson, Simon
7 Thompson, Simon Unjustifiable Risk?: The Story of British Climbing
UK Cicerone Press Limited 2010 1852846275 / 9781852846275 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
When a small group of Englishmen first conquered the Alps in the 1850s, their activities were regarded with incomprehension that men should risk their lives for such a useless ambition. Now, there are over 150,000 rock climbers and over four million hill-walkers active in Britain today. There is light shelf-wear to the top edge of the D/J which also has a small tear on the top front corner. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Classic Walks in Europe, Unsworth, Walt ( Editor)
8 Unsworth, Walt ( Editor) Classic Walks in Europe
UK. Oxford Illustrated Press 1987 0946609314 / 9780946609314 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Walt Unsworth turns the spotlight on Europe. As one of the best known writers on the mountain scene he has joined forces with a number of colleagues in presenting a rich panorama of seventeen great walks. All the walks are illustrated by maps and spectacular colour and black & white photographs. A good , clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 


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