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Casewit, Curtis W. The Mountain World
1976 Random House NY 1st, 4to, pp.251, color frontis, 100 color & 74 bw photos, gilt dec spine, blue cloth ; dj fine, cloth fine. #24090 $19.00
A look at mountains and the mountain environment around the world. From the collection of American mountaineer Richard Irvin with his signature. Neate C19. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1953
1953 Harper NY 1st, 8vo, pp.220, 60 bw photos (2 fldg), fldg photo, 12 maps/sketches, brown cloth ; cloth very good+ #9932 $15.00
Majority of the book devoted to the 1952 Swiss Everest expedition. Also includes mountaineering in Bolivia, Peru, Greenland, and a great 41” separate photo panorama of the Khumbu Glacier, stretching from Taweche to Nuptse, by André Roch, worth framing. This is the first of a great series of ten volu [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1954
1954 Allen & Unwin London 1st, 8vo, pp.224, 55 bw photos (6 fldg), 12 maps, brown cloth ; dj lightly rubbed, unclipped, vg, cloth fine #11560 $24.00
Includes first ascents of Everest, Nun Kun, and Nanga Parbat and the American attempt on K2. Neate j78, SB S62, see Yak S113. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1954
1954 Harper NY 8vo, pp.224, 55 bw photos (6 fldg), 12 maps/sketches, brown cloth ; dj rubbed, chipped, vg, cloth w/ inscription, near fine #9936 $29.00 $24.00
Includes first ascents of Everest, Nun Kun, and Nanga Parbat and the American attempt on K2. Neate j78, SB S62, see Yak S113. To see all of our Sale Items, click here. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1955
1955 Allen & Unwin London 1st, 8vo, pp.222, 55 bw photos (7 fldg), 12 maps, brown cloth ; dj rubbed, 1” tear along back flap edge, unclipped, vg, cloth fine #19124 $24.00
Includes first ascents of K2 and Cho Oyu as well as attempts on Makalu. Neate j78, SB S62, see Yak S114. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1955
1955 Harper NY 8vo, pp.222, 55 bw photos (7 fldg), 12 maps, brown cloth ; dj rubbed, vg, cloth w/ inscription, fine #11460 $29.00 $24.00
Includes first ascents of K2 and Cho Oyu as well as attempts on Makalu. Neate j78, SB S62, see Yak S114. To see all of our Sale Items, click here. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1956/57
1957 Harper NY 1st, 8vo, pp.200, 54 bw photos (16 fldg), 7 maps (1 color), brown cloth ; dj rubbed, 2 edge tears on front, unclipped, vg-, cloth fine #9938 $19.00
Includes first ascents of Kangchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse and a McKinley portfolio by Washburn. Neate j78, SB S62, see Yak S115. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1958/59
1959 Harper NY 8vo, pp.208, 52 bw photos (12 fldg), 6 maps (1 color fldg), brown cloth ; dj rubbed, chipped/taped top spine, vg, cloth fine #15049 $29.00 $24.00
Includes the first ascents of Gasherbrum II, Broad Peak, and Manaslu. Diemberger provides his account of the first ascent of Broad Peak and his final climb with Hermann Buhl on Chogolisa. Neate j78, SB S62, see Yak S116. To see all of our Sale Items, click [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1958/59
1959 Allen & Unwin London 1st, 8vo, pp.208, 52 bw photos (12 fldg), 6 maps (1 color fldg), brown cloth ; dj rubbed, 2” tear on front, unclipped, good+, cloth fine #11561 $14.00
Includes the first ascents of Gasherbrum II, Broad Peak, and Manaslu. Diemberger provides his account of the first ascent of Broad Peak and his final climb with Hermann Buhl on Chogolisa. Neate j78, SB S62, see Yak S116. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1960/61
1960/61 Allen & Unwin London 1st, 8vo, pp.262, 68 bw photos, 12 maps/sketches (2 fldg), lg color fldg map in pocket, brown cloth ; dj w/ light wear, pulled top spine, unclipped, vg, cloth fine #9941 $24.00
Includes first ascents of Rakaposhi, Haramosh, Hidden Peak (Clinch, Schoening), Gasherbrum IV, Dhaulagiri (Diemberger), Trivor, and Brad Washburn's map of Mt. McKinley. Neate j78, Yak S117. [read more]

Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research Mountain World 1962/63
1964 Rand McNally NY 8vo, pp.239, 15 color & 50 bw photos, 7 maps, brown cloth ; dj rubbed, vg+, cloth bright, fine #20855 $29.00 $24.00
Includes first ascents of Masherbrum and Pumori. Neate j78, SB S62, Yak S118. To see all of our Sale Items, click here. [read more]

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