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Classic Rock Climbs of Great Britain

By: Birkett, Bill

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Oxford Illustrated Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03254

ISBN: 0946609306

Condition: Very Good


This book evocatively describes more than 60 of Britain's finest climbs. In traditional fashion, the climbs are described in words, photographs and diagrams. A good ,clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Boundless Horizons:: The Autobiography of Chris Bonington

By: Chris Bonington

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03956

ISBN: 0297646354

Condition: Very Good


This is the omnibus version of Chris Bonington's three volumes of his autobiography. The front blue board has a scratch on its face. The D/W has wear to its edges and corners. View more info

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Anderl Heckmair: My Life: Eiger North Face, Grand Jorasses & Other Adventures

By: Heckmair, Anderl

Price: £25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Mountaineers Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03083

ISBN: 0898868467

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Our Everest Adventure - The pictorial history from Kathmandu to the summit

By: Hunt, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: UK, Brockhampton Press: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03129

Condition: Fair


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... View more info

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The Munros: Scotland's Highest Mountains.

By: McNeish, Cameron

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Lomond Books: 1998

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02944

ISBN: 0947782508

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Mountains of Europe

By: Reynolds, Kev

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Oxford Illustrated Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03248

ISBN: 0946609845

Condition: Very Good


This book is compiled by a talented team of writer/mountaineers, many of whom are of international repute. It contains invaluable advice for the climber or walker planning a trip to one of Europe's many fascinating regions. There is light spotting to the top of the text block. All-in-All a good clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Unjustifiable Risk?: The Story of British Climbing

By: Thompson, Simon

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Cicerone Press Limited: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03132

ISBN: 1852846275

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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In Monte Viso's horizon: climbing all the Alpine 4000m peaks

By: Will McLewin

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Ernest Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03969

ISBN: 0948153091

Condition: Very Good


Only a very few mountaineers have been able to summon the time, energy, skill and determination to succeed in climbing all the highest summits. This is an account of that achievement by one of those mountaineers. View more info