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Canyons, Cans and Caravans

By Hasell, F. H. Eva

London: S. P. C. K.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, rear hinge cracked.. 1930. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth. Many photographs by the author. The author and other female Anglican missionaries relate their cross-country evangelizing from their Ford Model T across Canada in the late 1920s. Map endpapers. ; 320 pages .

$17.00

The Story of Cape Cod
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The Story of Cape Cod

By Freeman, Edwin Amos

Private Printing. Very Good; Covers creased, sunned and worn, faint owner name on front . cover.. N.D.. Softcover. Circa 1930s stapled printed wraps tourism brochure promoting summers at Cape Cod and describing the attractions of the various towns. Unpaginated, approximately 120 pp. Many black and white photos and vintage ads, including two-page center color ad for Ocean Spray cranberry sauce. Color frontispiece illustration of Cape Cod wharf scene by Gerrit A. Beneker. Color folding map of Cape Cod at rear. .

$20.00

The Storied Streets of Quebec
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The Storied Streets of Quebec

By Davies, Blodwen

Montreal: Louis Carrier & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly age toned.. 1929. First Printing. Hardcover. # 879 of 950 copies. Blue cloth. Illustrations in blue, index, fold-out map Illustrated in blue. A Quebec City guide book featuring four distinct walks through the capital which present the many alluring corners of this old French fortress. ; 94 pages .

$50.00

A Wonderland of the East:  Comprising the Lake and Mountain Region of New  England and Eastern New York
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A Wonderland of the East: Comprising the Lake and Mountain Region of New England and Eastern New York

By Kitchin, William Copeman

Boston: The Page Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Hinges cracked, one plate loose, boards rubbed.. 1920. First Edition. Hardcover. Decorative brown cloth binding. Top edges gilt. Illlustrated endpapers. Many plates, including 6 in color, maps, photos. A driving tour of New England and upstate New York. ; See America First; 331 pages .

$30.00

Burton Holmes Travelogues, Volume Eleven:  The Hawaiian Islands, the Edge  of China, Manila
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Burton Holmes Travelogues, Volume Eleven: The Hawaiian Islands, the Edge of China, Manila

Chicago: The Travelogue Bureau. Very Good with no dust jacket; Page tops dulled.. 1917. Hardcover. Black leather binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. All edges gilt. Index. Profusely illustrated with the authors photographs. An opinionated travelogue through the Hawaiian territory, The Edge of China (Hong Kong, Macao, Canton) , and Manila. ; 342 pages .

$25.00

Everest:  From the First Attempt to the Final Victory
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Everest: From the First Attempt to the Final Victory

By Morin, Micheline

NY: John Day Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Gift inscription on front free endpaper, . sticker liftoff on front jacket panel, jacket price-clipped and lightly . tattered.. 1955. Hardcover. Color and black and white illustrations by A. J. Veilhan. Navy cloth binding. Neate M144. Krawczyk 645. ; 295 pages .

$13.00

Himalayan Odyssey:  The Perilous Trek to Western Nepal
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Himalayan Odyssey: The Perilous Trek to Western Nepal

By Antin, Parker; Weiss, Phyllis Wachob

NY: Donald I. Fine, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges foxed, remainder stripe on page . bottoms.. 1990. First Printing. Hardcover. 1556111975 . xii, 291 pp. Illustrated endpapers. Many color photos. .

$15.00

Sherpa Adventure
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Sherpa Adventure

By Styles, Showell

NY: Vanguard Press. Good in Good dust jacket; Library stamp on half-title. Jacket tattered and . soiled and missing section at foot of spine, gift inscription on front . free endpaper.. 1960. Hardcover. Neate X357. Juvenile fiction about an English boy and Sherpa boy attempt a rescue of a missing Himalayan mountaineering expedition. Glossary. ; Ex-Library; 191 pages .

$15.00

The Face of the Arctic:  A Cameraman’s Story in Words and Pictures of Five  Journeys Into the Far North
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The Face of the Arctic: A Cameraman’s Story in Words and Pictures of Five Journeys Into the Far North

By Harrington, Richard

NY: Henry Schuman, Inc.. Good in Good dust jacket; Hinges weakened, edges rubbed, jacket chipped . and tape repaired on the reverse.. 1952. First Printing. Hardcover. 1125926430 . Pictorial cloth binding, black topstain. xii, 369 pages. Pictorial endpaper, black and white photographs, endpaper map. A record in words and photographs of five trips the author took to the Canadian far north. He traveled more than 3,000 miles by dog team, adventuring with several eskimos communities and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. .

$10.00

On Top of the World:  An Illustrated History of Mountaineering and  Mountaineers
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On Top of the World: An Illustrated History of Mountaineering and Mountaineers

By Styles, Showell

NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly chipped . with two closed tears at spine.. 1967. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Color frontispiece, black and white photos and illustrations, color photos, and index. xx, 278 pp. Richly illustrated history of over five centuries of mountaineering complete with records of the legendary climbers and the most notable climbs in history. Neate S196. Krawczyk 950. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

The Mystery of Mallory and Irvine
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The Mystery of Mallory and Irvine

By Holzel, Tom; Salkeld, Audrey

London: Jonathan Cape. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1986. First Printing. Hardcover. 0224023624 . Blue cloth. Endpaper map, black and white photos, notes on sources, select bibliography, and index. x, 322 pages. The author's theories as to what befell the mountain climbing duo who disappeared on Mount Everest in 1924. .

$10.00

The Ascent of Rum Doodle
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The Ascent of Rum Doodle

By Bowman, W. E.

NY: The Vanguard Press. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, jacket sunned, tattered, and soiled.. 1956. First Printing. Hardcover. Quarterbound cloth. Black and white photos and vintage illustrations. Cheeky tale of mock Mount Everest expedition. Neate X39. ; 141 pages .

$30.00

The Climb Up to Hell
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The Climb Up to Hell

By Olsen, Jack

NY: Harper and Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket edgeworn, numbers inked in pen . on front jacket flap.. 1962. Hardcover. Black cloth. Black and white photographs. The story of the 1957 Italian and German Eiger Mountain expeditions where several climbers lost their lives on the mountains north wall and others were dramatically rescued. Krawczyk 718. Neate O11.; 212 pages .

$20.00

High Technology
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High Technology

By Schneider, Steven

Chicago: Contemporary Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Smudges to front free endpaper, . remainder mark on rear pastedown, jacket rubbed.. 1980. First Printing. Hardcover. 0809273152 . Dark blue faux leather binding. Black and white photos and illustrations, appendices, and index. xii, 211 pp. Period guide to mountaineering equipment detailing the leading manufacturers of advanced mountaineering equipment and apparel in the US and Europe. Neate S22. .

$15.00

The Mountain World: 1968/69
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The Mountain World: 1968/69

By Barnes, Malcolm (editor)

London: George Allen and Unwin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped with tape repairs.. 1970. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. 0047960345 . Brown cloth. Black and white photos and maps, tables, climbing list. The tenth and last issue in the famous Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research series. Covers a wide variety of climbing experiences in regions such as Persia, Peru, the European Alps, and the mountains of New Zealand. Krawczyk 659. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 188 pages .

$15.00

Because it is There:  Famous Mountaineers: 1840-1940
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Because it is There: Famous Mountaineers: 1840-1940

By Unsworth, Walter

London: Victor Gollancz Ltd. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Inscription on front pastedown, jacket . chipped with closed tears.. 1968. First Printing. Hardcover. 057500083x . Blue cloth. Black and white photographs. A volume of shorter biographies of famous climbers and mountaineers, each of whom has made some important contribution to the sport. Krawczyk 1030. Neate U16. ; 144 pages .

$15.00

Straight Up:  The Life and Death of John Harlin
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Straight Up: The Life and Death of John Harlin

By Ullman, James Ramsey

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned, chipped, closed tears.. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth binding. Black and white photos and glossary. The biography of American mountaineer John Harlin, a thirty year climbing veteran, who was killed on the north face of Eiger in 1966. Neate U04. Krawczyk 1024. ; 288 pages .

$12.00

The Rockies of Canada
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The Rockies of Canada

By Wilcox, Walter Dwight

NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Good. Boards worn, dampstain to lower half of . text block.. 1909. Third Edition. Hardcover. Gilt-stamped green cloth binding. Rear map pocket containing a regional contour map. Top edges gilt. Black and white illustrations and photogravure illustrations, index. viii, 300 pp. A history and tour of the Canadian Rockies featuring sections on lakes, mountaineering, hunting and fishing, and the Stony Indians. Krawczyk 1086. Neate W73. .

$25.00

The Day the Rope Broke:  The Story of a Great Victorian Tragedy
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The Day the Rope Broke: The Story of a Great Victorian Tragedy

By Clark, Ronald W.

London: Secker & Warburg. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned, chipped, with small . stain at the spine on the reverse.. 1965. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth, red top stain. Black and white map, illustrations, photographs, and bibliography. The story of the most famous of all mountaineering tragedies, which resulted in the death of three English climbers on the Matterhorn in 1865, told through eyewitness accounts, personal notes, and previously unpublished material. Neate C56. Krawczyk 183.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 221 pages .

$20.00

The Ascent of Everest
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The Ascent of Everest

By Hunt, John

London: Hodder and Stoughton. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Gift inscription on ffep, owner name . embossed on title page, jacket tattered with 1x2 piece missing from . center spine.. 1953. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Color frontispiece, color photographs, black and white photographs and illustrations, appendices, and index. xx, 300 pp. The story of the successful 1953 British expedition to Mount Everest with information on such notables as Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary. Features a chapter written by Sir Edmund Hillary and appendices by members of the expedition. Krawczyk 465. Neate H135. .

$15.00

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