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cover of Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains

Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains

by Krakauer, Jon

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9781558210578
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£123.06

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New York: Lyons & Burford Publishers, 1990. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Full number line down to and including 1. The first book by the compelling author of the Into the Wild and Into Thin Air. In blue boards with black cloth spine and gilt to type. Light wear to corners with ding to top… Read more
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cover of Voyage of the Paper Canoe: From Quebec To the Gulf of Mexico

Voyage of the Paper Canoe: From Quebec To the Gulf of Mexico

by Bishop, Nathaniel H.

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Published
1878
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/Early Printing
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£65.63

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Boston: Lee and Shepard, Publishers, 1878. First US Edition/Early Printing. Hardcover. Good/N/A. No date to title page. In green cloth with gilt to illustration on cover and type on spine. Small lightened patch to bottom of spine from cleaning. Dinged corners with some nicks and fraying/minute cloth lost at spine ends. Paper removal scars/remnants to front pastedown. Some… Read more
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cover of Kon-Tiki

Kon-Tiki

by Heyerdahl, Thor

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus/29th Printing
ISBN
9780671751012
Item Price
£8.20

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New York : Pocket Books, 1970. First Edition Thus/29th Printing. Paperback. Near Fine/N/A. One of my favorite books as a child. A beautiful copy, still glossy with sharp corners and only a crease to middle of spine denoting someone looking at the 80 photos in the book. Appears unread. Red tinted page ends.
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cover of Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills

Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills

by Graydon, Don

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
Fifth Edition/4th Printing
ISBN
9780898862010
Item Price
£9.84

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Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1992. Fifth Edition/4th Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A beautiful copy in blue boards with gilt - unread and unclipped.
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cover of Captain Cook in New Zealand

Captain Cook in New Zealand

by Cook, Captain James; A.H. and A.W. Reed (Editors)

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Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition/1st Printing
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£29.53

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Wellington: A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1951. First Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. In tan cloth with gilt. Foxing mostly to top page ends. Beautiful bookplate to front pastedown. Price-clipped jacket still bright with minimal wear - a few short tears and tiny chips to edges. A very nice copy. With maps.
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cover of Goa, and the Blue Mountains; Or, Six Months of Sick Leave

Goa, and the Blue Mountains; Or, Six Months of Sick Leave

by Burton, Sir Richard

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780520076105
Item Price
£13.13

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good +. In black cloth, unmarked and clean. Jacket has a couple short creases to rear panel that appear printer related.
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cover of The Lake Regions of Central Africa

The Lake Regions of Central Africa

by Burton, Sir Richard

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
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£36.92

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New York: Horizon Press, 1961. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Introduction by Alan Moorhead. Boards are red cloth with green cloth tape. Both books in nice shape - light ding to rear bottom corner of volume 1 and owner's name to top of both ffeps. Jackets have some wear to edges, particularly to spine ends and… Read more
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cover of Journey into Darkness

Journey into Darkness

by Terrell, John Upton

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Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
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£11.49

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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc. , 1962. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good +. A true account of Cabeza de Vaca's remarkable expedition across the North American continent, 1528-1536. Book and unclipped jacket in great shape, only some light edgewear to jacket at spine ends with one nick to top.
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cover of Sir Richard Francis Burton

Sir Richard Francis Burton

by Hastings, Michael

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780698109360
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£9.84

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New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1978. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Corners of front board dinged with a small spot next to bottom corner, otherwise clean with solid binding in price-clipped jacket with some rubbing, nicks and edgewear.
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cover of I May by Some Time: Ice and the English Imagination

I May by Some Time: Ice and the English Imagination

by Spufford, Francis

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780312174422
Item Price
£16.41

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Winner of the Writers Guild Award for Non-Fiction and a Somerset Maugham Award. Definite signs of use to book and jacket. Some creasing to edges, bottom spine of jacket and rear flap; a few scratches to rear panel of jacket.
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cover of Karluk: The Great Untold Story of Arctic Exploration

Karluk: The Great Untold Story of Arctic Exploration

by McKinlay, William Laird

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First UK Edition Thus
ISBN
9780297643685
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£8.20

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2000. First UK Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good +/Near Fine. Bottom of spine lightly bumped. Jacket has light yellowing to front and top edge of front panel.
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cover of Fatal Impact

Fatal Impact

by Moorhead, Alan

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Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
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£20.51

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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1966. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1966. First Edition. Fine in Near Fine jacket. A very nice copy.
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