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Mountaineering, Expeditions and Antarctic

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Mountaineering, Expeditions and Antarctic

Around 25% of our stock is available on our website. If you can't find what you're looking for please contact us.

 
1 The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition
Alexander, Caroline Alfred A. Knopf New York 1998 0375404031 / 9780375404030 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
The book is in very good, clean condition. Binding firm and tight; unmarked. The dust jacket has a pale stain to the top edge of the underside (not visible to the exterior). No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 212. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105000 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
9 South with Scott
Mountevans, Admiral Lord Collins Olive Classics 1953 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Collins Olive Classics edition in flexible dark green leatherette covers. Titles dulled on the spine. In otherwise very good, clean condition. All textblock edges are green. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 288pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306338 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Hill Walker's Manual
Birkett, Bill The Oxford Illustrated Press 1988 0946609551 / 9780946609550 Hardback Very Good Very Good 4to - 10" / 25cm tall 
Near fine condition hardback. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Price intact on dust wrapper. The dust jacket is now protected in a fully removable loose clear film sleeve. 128pp. 052374 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
10 Life and Death on Mt. Everest: Sherpas and Himalayan Mountaineering
Ortner, Sherry Princeton University Press 1999 069100689x / 9780691006895 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book and dust jacket in excellent FINE unmarked condition. Clean, tight, appears unread. Not price clipped, the dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear). pp. xiii, 376pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 303217 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
 
3 A Teacup in a Storm: An Explorer's Guide to Life
Conefrey, Mick Collins 2005 0007203985 / 9780007203987 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Like new. Dust jacket not price clipped [9.99]. 240pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 303706 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
11 Expeditions to Nowhere
Sherman, Paddy The Mountaineers Seattle 1981 0898860334 / 9780898860337 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - 9.25" Tall 
Clean condition. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket is a little edgeworn - minor rubs to spine ends and corners and crushed edge to the top edge of the back cover. Not clipped, the dust jacket is now protected in a removable clear film sleeve. 226pp. 041211 
Price: 8.95 GBP

 
 
4 A Teacup in a Storm: An Explorer's Guide to Life
Conefrey, Mick Collins 2005 0007203985 / 9780007203987 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Like new. Dust jacket not price clipped [9.99]. 240pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 303705 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
12 Fridtjof Nansen
Smith, B. Webster Blackie & Son Limited 1939 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Orange cloth. Lightly rubbed board edges; a few light marks. Lacks dust jacket. Previous owner's name crossed out on the f.e.p. Some foxing throughout, particularly to outer edges. Small photocopied image of the explorer pasted on a free front page - reverse of illustrations contents page. 208pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 303587 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
 
5 Captain Scott
Fiennes, Ranulph Hodder and Stoughton London 2003 0340826975 / 9780340826973 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, near fine condition. Very slight bruising to dust jacket edges only. Clean, tight and unmarked. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xiii, 508. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 104333 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
13 Give Me the Hills
Underhill, Miriam Methuen & Co Ltd Essex Street, London 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. A gift inscription written on the front endpaper, dated 1962. The binding is nice and firm and pages clean. The dust jacket has some minor rubs, chips, greying, and a short tear at the base of the spine. Front flap price clipped. pp. 252. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105061 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
 
6 Antarctic Adventure : The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58
Fuchs, Sir Vivian ; illustrated by Stuart Tresilian Cassell London 1959 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Stuart Tresilian 
Sir Vivian Fuchs has here rewritten the story of The Crossing of Antarctica, in order to appeal specially to young people, giving a complete picture of the expedition, but concentrating on the incredible adventures which he and his comrades went through. No inscriptions or writing. Contents v clean. Dust jacket rubbed and chipped around edges with a couple of tears, but now protected in removable protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 190pp. 001320 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
14 Left for Dead: My Journey Home from Everest
Weathers, Beck ; with Stephen G. Michaud Little, Brown and Company 2000 0316854883 / 9780316854887 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Blue boards - minor bumps to the edges and a few rubs to the dust jacket. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 286pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 302771 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
7 Eiger Direct
Gillman, Peter ; Haston, Dougal ; photographed by Christian Bonington Collins London 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. First edition. The dust jacket had a clear plastic cover when the book came to me. This had been sellotaped back to itself at the front flaps. The old sellotape has left shadowing tape marks on the endpapers of the book. No marks to the dust jacket. Previous owner's name written on the front endpaper. Binding firm and pages clean. DJ has a small flattened crease to the rear flap and a couple of light rubs to the top edge. 183pp. The dust jacket is now supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104889 
Price: 18.50 GBP

 
15 Climb: Stories of Survival from Rock, Snow and Ice
Willis, Clint (edited by) Mainstream Publishing 2001 1840184027 / 9781840184020 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand paperback in excellent, near fine condition. Clean tight and appears unread. 246pp. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 304773 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
 
8 With Scott to the Pole: An Epic of High Adventure
Marshall, Howard (retold by) Country Life London 1960 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Illustrated from the original photographs. Grey boards. A gift inscription written on the front endpaper and the top corner of the f.e.p. has been clipped. The binding is firm and pages clean. The dust jacket is generally greyed, has some minor marks, has a couple of short tears to the edges and the front flap has been price clipped. 48pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105026 
Price: 8.50 GBP

     
 
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With Scott to the Pole: An Epic of High Adventure, Marshall, Howard (retold by)
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The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition, Alexander, Caroline
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Eiger Direct, Gillman, Peter ; Haston, Dougal ; photographed by Christian Bonington
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