Aubert, Serge. Scott and Charcot at the col du Lautaret: 1908 Trials of the first motor driven sledges designed for transport in the Antarctic. 2014 France #26968, $24.95
The prototype testing of motorised sledges by Scott and Charcot at 6,800 feet in the Alps.

Bryan, Rorke. 'Scotia' and William Speirs Bruce's Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. 2015 NH #26946, $9.95
A special keepsake excerpt for the SouthPole-sium v.2 held in Scotland.

Buffet, Charlie & Thierry Meyer. Chasing the Cold: Frederick Paulsen's Quest for all Eight Poles. 2015 Italy #26879, $49.95
A 13-year quest to stand at the earth's eight poles - geographic, magnetic, geomagnetic, and the 'pole of inaccessibility'.

Butson, Dr. A. R. C. Young Men in the Antarctic: A Doctor's Illustrated Diary (1946-1948). 2010 Canada #26964, $39.95
Butson's diary from the 1946 British Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey of Graham Land.

Cook, James. Hunt for the Southern Continent. 2007 UK #26877, $9.95
An extract from Cook's second voyage to explore as far south as possible.

Dickason, Harry. Penguins and Primus: An Account of the Northern Expedition June 1910 - February 1913. 2012 Australia #26857, $75.-
Dickason's journals from his Northern Party journey as part of Scott's British Antarctic Expedition.

Galvin, Anthony. The Great Polar Fraud: Cook, Peary, and Byrd - How Three American Heroes Duped the World into Thinking They Had Reached the North Pole. 2014 US #26858, $24.95
Galvin explores the history of the three men who claimed the pole, their claims, and the subsequent doubts.

Herbert, Wally & Huw Lewis-Jones. Across the Arctic Ocean: Original Photographs from the Last Great Polar Journey. 2015 UK #26965, $49.95
A large-format photo book of the historic 1968 first surface crossing of the Arctic Ocean.

signed Jensen, David. Mawson's Remarkable Men: The Personal Stories of the Epic 1911-14 Australasian Antarctic Expedition. 2015 Australia #26981, $39.95
Profiles of each of the 32 land-based members of the AAE of 1911-14 with many photos.

Levick, George Murray. A Gun for a Fountain Pen: Antarctic Journal November 1910 - January 1912. 2012 Australia #26859, $75.-
Levick's journals from his Northern Party journey as part of Scott's British Antarctic Expedition.

signed Linsdau, Aaron. Antarctic Tears: Determination, Adversity, and the Pursuit of a Dream at the Bottom of the World. 2014 US #26860, $16.95
Account of Linsdau's expedition to be the 2nd American to ski solo to the South Pole.

Mornement, Allan & Beau Riffenburgh. Mertz & I: The Antarctic Diary of Belgrave Edward Sutton Ninnis. 2014 UK #26891, $69.95
Ninnis' diary while with Douglas Mawson's Australasian Antarctic Expedition (1911-14), and the Far Eastern Party, until his death.

Stephenson, Robert. Scotland and the Antarctic. 2015 NH #26950, $19.95
A listing of 182 Antarctic explorers and travelers born in Scotland, with brief summaries of their expedition and position.

Thomson, John. Frank Worsley: Shackleton's Fearless Captain. 2014 NZ #26827, $47.95
A great biography of Worsley, captain of Sir Ernest Shackleton's ship Endurance.


Hillary New Zealand $5 Note Wallet. #26846, $29.-
A unique, genuine leather, wallet featuring the famous New Zealand $5 note with the image of Sir Edmund Hillary.

Alpinist #51 Autumn 2015. 2015 US #26957, $14.95
Featuring Auguille du Dru Part II, Dean Potter, Graham Hunt & Sean Leary, Aguja Saint-Exupery, the Nepal earthquake, the Joe Brown Helmet, and more!

Ashurly, Murad. Finding Your Everest: Irrefutable Principles for Conquering Your Next Challenge. 2015 US #26936, $19.95
Azerbaijani mountaineer Ashurly completed this account of his 1913 Everest climb prior to his death on Ama Dablam.

Collins, Jeremy. Drawn: The Art of Ascent. 2015 US #26930, $24.95
a rich, textured, and soulful visual exploration of summits lost and achieved in the US, China, Venezuela, and Canada.

signed Conrad, Ric. Mount Hood: Adventures of the Wy'east Climbers 1930 � 1942. 2014 US #26876, $24.95
The most thorough picture of the Golden Age of exploration on Mount Hood.

signed Cool, Kenton. One Man's Everest. 2015 UK #26960, $39.95
Cool has summited Everest 11 times, was the first to do the Triple Crown of Nuptse, Lhotse and Everest, and was nominated for the Piolet d'Or.

Cordes, Kelly. The Tower: A Chronicle of Climbing and Controversy on Cerro Torre. 2014 US #26862, $27.95
A detailed history of Cesare Maestri's claimed first ascent and the infamous Compressor Route.

signed DesLauriers, Kit. Higher Love: Skiing the Seven Summits. 2015 US #26903, $24.95
DesLauriers made history by being the first person to ski from the summit of the Seven Summits.

signed Douglas, Ed. Statement: The Ben Moon Story. 2015 UK Ltd ed #26908, $49.95, Trade ed #26904, $39.95
A pioneer in the sport-climbing revolution of the 1980s and a bouldering legend in the 1990s, Moon is one of the most iconic rock climbers in the sport's history.

Everest DVD. On Va Marcher sur l'Everest [Everest: Summit of Desire]. #26935, $19.99
Follow French climber Sophie Lavaud as she attempts to reach the summit of the 'Roof of the World' in 2014 via the North Col.

signed Gillman, Peter & Leni. Extreme Eiger: The Race to Climb the Direct Route up the North Face of the Eiger. 2015 UK #26942, $39.95
The Gillman's reveal how the impact of the race to climb the Eiger Direct has resonated to this day.

Hempleman-Adams, David. No Such Thing As Failure: The Extraordinary Life of a Great British Adventurer. 2014 UK #26864, $39.95
Hempleman-Adams is the first person to achieve the Adventurers' Grand Slam - the Geographic and Magnetic North and South Poles as well as climbing the Seven Summits.

Knight, James. Spirit High: The Mick Parker Story. 2015 Australia #26937, $29.95
Knight details the exhilarating but all-too brief life of Australian mountaineer Mick Parker.

signed Lines, Jules. Tears of the Dawn. 2013 Scotland #26853, $39.95
Britain's most accomplished free solo climber recounts adventures and misadventures worldwide.

Little, Paul. After Everest: Inside the Private World of Edmund Hillary. 2012 Australia #26865, $19.95
A fascinating exploration of the life and paradoxes of mountaineer and adventurer Edmund Hillary.

signed Mallory, Alan. The Family That Conquered Everest - and the Secrets to their Success. 2014 Canada #26962, $24.95
In 2008 Mallory and his family became the first family of four to set foot on Everest's summit.

signed McClure, Steve. Beyond Limits: A Life Through Climbing. 2014 UK #26854, $39.95
Autobiography of Steve McClure, one of the world�s top rock climbers.

Norton, Christopher. Everest Revealed: The Private Diaries and Sketches of Edward Norton, 1922-24. 2014 UK #26863, $39.95
Norton's private diaries, wonderful watercolors, and sketches, published here for the first time, give a lively impression of the joys and trials of the early Everest expeditions.

signed O'Leary, Paddy. The Way That We Climbed: A History of Irish Hillwalking, Climbing and Mountaineering. 2015 Ireland #26907, $29.95
O�Leary recounts the history of hillwalking and mountaineering in Ireland: from the early activists until the turn of the millennium.

Partridge, Keith. The Adventure Game: A Cameraman's Tales from Films at the Edge. 2014 UK #26943, $49.95
Partridge has been one of the world's leading adventure cameramen for two decades.

signed Peeters, Randall. Journeys to the Edge: Where Will Your Vision Take You?. 2014 US #26855, $16.95
Peeters completed the Adventure Grand Slam (the Seven Summits, South Pole, North Pole) in 2005.

signed Rawlinson, Grant. From Peak to Peak: The Story of the First Human-Powered Journey from the Summit of Mt Ruapehu in New Zealand to the Summit of Aoraki/Mt Cook. 2014 NZ #26967, $24.95
Two men set out on a unique, human-powered, journey between New Zealand's highest mountains.

Sella, Vittorio. Vittorio Sella: Mountain Photographs 1879-1909. 2015 Italy #26898, $99.95
A superb, large-format, work featuring many of Vittorio Sella's timeless photos.

Woodside, Christine. No Limits But the Sky: The Best Mountaineering Stories From Appalachia Journal. 2014 US #26856, $18.95
This anthology of 25 stories, published from 1877 to the present, collects the most riveting, real-life adventure stories from America's oldest mountaineering and conservation journal.

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Alpine Club. Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers: A Series of Excursions by Members of the Alpine Club. 1859-1932 UK #26518, $429.-

Amundsen, Roald. The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram", 1910-1912. 1912 UK #26584, $1900.-

Armitage, Lieut. Albert B. Two Years in the Antarctic: Being a Narrative of the British National Antarctic Expedition. 1905 UK #25643, $945.-

Barry, Martin. Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc in 1834. 1836 Scotland #26484, $429.-

Borchgrevink, C. E. First on the Antarctic Continent: Being an Account of the British Antarctic Expedition 1898-1900. 1901 UK #22500, $1395.-

With Signed 5" x 7" Photo

signed Buhl, Hermann. Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage: A Mountaineer's Autobiography. 1956 UK #24984, $1545.-

Catlow, Agnes & Maria. Sketching Rambles; or, Nature in the Alps and Apennines. 1861 UK #26521, $219.-

Cherry-Garrard, Apsley. The Worst Journey in the World: Antarctic 1910-1913. 1923 US #25645, $1695.-

Conway, Sir William Martin. Climbing and Exploration in the Karakoram-Himalayas. 1894 UK #26530, $495.-

Forbes, James. Travels Through the Alps of Savoy and Other Parts of the Pennine Chain with Observations on the Phenomena of Glaciers. 1843 Scotland #26523, $1795.-

Freshfield, Douglas. Italian Alps: Sketches in the Mountains of Ticino, Lombardy, The Trentino, and Venetia. 1875 UK #26524, $359.-

Grouner, M. Histoire Naturelle des Glacieres de Suisse [Natural History of the Glaciers of Switzerland]. 1770 Paris #26468, $2825.-

signed Harrer, Heinrich. The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger. 1960 US #26008, $945.-

Inscribed by Nansen to Shackleton

signed Helland-Hansen, Bjorn & Fridtjof Nansen. The Norwegian Sea: Its Physical Oceanography Based Upon the Norwegian Researches 1900-1904. 1909 Norway #26838, $7995.-

Mawson, Sir Douglas. The Home of the Blizzard: Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914. 1915 UK #25777, $995.-

Mikkelsen, Ejnar. Conquering the Arctic Ice. 1909 US #25778, $225.-

Inscribed by Nansen to Shackleton

signed Nansen, Fridtjof. In Northern Mists: Arctic Exploration in Early Times. 1911 UK #26847, $3995.-

Priestley, Raymond. Antarctic Adventure: Scott's Northern Party. 1915 UK #25652, $595.-

Ross, John. Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage, and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions During the Years 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833. 1835 UK #25807, $445.-

A Fine Matched 4-vol Set

Shackleton, Bernacchi, Cherry-Garrard. The South Polar Times. 1907/14/10 UK #26881, $21,950.-

Inscribed Deluxe Large Paper Limited Edition

signed Shackleton, Ernest. The Heart of the Antarctic: Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909 with The Antarctic Book: Winter Quarters 1907 - 1909. 1909 UK #25798, $21,950.-

Taylor, Griffith With Scott: The Silver Lining. 1916 UK #22507, $655.-

signed Tenzing Norgay. After Everest: An Autobiography. 1977 UK #23735, $1695.-

Weston, Rev. Walter. Mountaineering and Exploration in the Japanese Alps. 1896 UK #26529, $645.-

The First Photo of K2!

Jacot-Guillarmod, Jules. Chogori (K2) as seen from Godwin-Austen Glacier, Karakoram.

#25930, Limited ed $175.-,
#25929, Regular ed $95.-


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