Mountaineering

1. Bonington, Chris & Clarke, Charles.: Everest, the Unclimbed Ridge. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1983. 1st. edn. 132pp. Mnay cold. and b/w photos. Signed by both authors. Gift inscription to reverse of ffep. D/w a little rubbed at spine head otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 3600) £18.00

2. Clark, Ronald W.: Men, Myths and Mountains: the life and times of mountaineering London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1976 1st. edn. viii, 292 pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures, maps. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges and with a small tear in top edge of back panel. A very good copy. (Stock ref 2189) £10.00

3. Franco, Jean & Terray, Lionel: At Grips With Jannu London: Victor Gollancz, 1967 1st. UK edn. 192 pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. Translated from the original French by Hugh Merrick. D/w chipped and worn with some loss to front panel otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 2182) £20.00

4. Irving, R.L.G.: A History of British Mountaineering London: B.T.Batsford, 1955 1st. edn. xv, 240 pp. 65 b/w illus. D/w a little rubbed and worn on extremities and with one or two very small tears otherwise a very good, sound copy. (Stock ref 626) £17.00

5. Messner, Reinhold: The Seventh Grade: most extreme climbing London: Kaye & Ward, 1974 1st. UK edn. 160 pp. Cold. and b/w photos., map. Front board with slight indentation and d/w a little rubbed on corners and slightly faded on spine otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 2181) £25.00

6. Muir, John: The Eight Wilderness-Discovery Books London: Diadem Books, 1992 1st. collected edn. 1030pp B/w photos., text drawings. Introduction by Terry Gifford. Last few pp of text with a single crease and just a little shelf wear to d/w otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2996) £15.00

7. Noyce, Wilfrid.: South Col: one man’s adventure on the ascent of Everest 1953. London: Williem Heinemann, 1954 1st. edn. xx, 303pp. Four cold. and numerous b/w photo., line drawings, maps. D/w chipped and worn with several closed tears. A god copy. (Stock ref 3338) £5.00

8. Pearse, R. O.: Barrier of Spears: drama of the Drakensberg Cape Town: Howard Timmins, 1973 1st. edn. xii, 304 pp. Many cold. photos, maps. Price-clipped d/w rubbed and worn on extremities otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 1392) £20.00

9. Shipton, Eric: The Six Mountain-Travel Books London: Diadem Books, 1985 1st. edn. thus. 800 pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. Contains “Nanda Devi”, “Blank on the Map”, “Upon That Mountain”, “Mountains of Tartary”, “Mount Everest Reconnaissance Expedition 1951” and “Land of Tempest”. D/w a little rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2183) £15.00

10. Slesser, Malcolm.: Red Peak: a personal account of the British Soviet Expedition 1962 London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1964. 1st. edn. 256pp. Cold and b/w photos., edndpaper map. School prize label to half-title. A little fore-edge spotting D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 3337) £6.00

11. Whymper, Edward:: Scrambles Amongst the Alps. London, John Murray, 1936. 6th. edn. Revised and edited by H.E.G.Tyndale with additional illustrations and material from the author’s unpublished diaries. xxii, 414 pp. 28 b/w illus., numerous text figures, five maps. D/w chipped and worn on extremities otherwise a very good copy of this classic work. (Stock ref 44) £45.00

12. Wilson, Ken (ed.): The Games Climbers Play: a selection of 100 mountaineering articles London: Diadem Books, 1978 1st. edn. 688 pp. Numerous b/w photos., map. Cartoons by Sheridan Anderson. D/w a little rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2184) £7.50