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Trail Magic: The Appalachian Trail Hiking Game
US ; new #22894 $19.95
Learn about hiking the Appalachian Trail as you play Trail Magic. Fun and fast moving play is created by a combination of multiple choice trivia questions, chance, food rations and questions about your trail mates. It's designed for groups of 2 or more and ages 10 and up. Start at either Springer [read more]

[Japan]. Japanese book on Climbing Technique and Equipment
nd Japan small 8vo, pp.174, 5 bw photos, many figs, wraps w/ card covers ; bookplate Ex Libris Pete Schoening, vg #26321 $9.00
A Japanese book on technique and equipment. From the collection of American mountaineer Pete Schoening with his circular bookplate. In Japanese, no English translation. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 1
Oct 2007 Ireland 8vo, pp.111, 16 bw photos, wraps ; new #25095 $29.00
An interesting new journal with articles on Shackleton, the Antarctic Treaty, polar books, McClintock, and book reviews. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 10
Oct 2016 Ireland 8vo, pp.124, 19 color & 17 bw photos, 5 bw illus, 1 maps, wraps ; new #27169 $35.00
This issue contains articles on the Shackleton Memorial, Shackleton crossing Antarctica, Scott Polar Research Institute archives, top 10 polar decisions, book reviews and more. Previous volumes are still available. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 2
Oct 2008 Ireland 8vo, pp.147, 15 color & 22 bw photos, map, wraps ; new #25285 $35.00
This issue contains articles on the S. Y. Endurance, Antarctic sites outside the Antarctic, the ‘Kildare’ Shackleton harness, Arctic sovereignty, a biographical dictionary of South Georgia, and book reviews. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 3
Oct 2009 Ireland 8vo, pp.139, 18 color & 11 bw photos, sketch, 2 maps, wraps ; new #25473 $35.00
This issue contains articles on Shackleton, Crean, Chile, medieval exploration of the North Atlantic, the Antarctic Treaty, Shackleton’s first public lectures, and book reviews. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 4
Oct 2010 Ireland 8vo, pp.165, 20 color & 29 bw photos, 2 plans/sketches, wraps ; new #25666 $35.00
This issue contains articles on the Shackleton Autumn School, Scott, historic huts of the Antarctic, early Arctic films, great books of Shackletonia, Shackleton and fur sealing in the Falklands, and book reviews. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 5
Oct 2011 Ireland 8vo, pp.133, 4 color & 9 bw photos, 2 bw illus, color map, wraps ; bend to corner from shipping, else new #25884 $35.00
This issue contains articles on adventure (by Shackleton), Shirase, the Weddell Sea, the Endurance, polar ships, Frank Wild’s hut, Shackleton’s rescue, the Erebus and Terror, and book reviews. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 6
Oct 2012 Ireland 8vo, pp.169, 24 color & 35 bw photos, 1 bw illus, 1 color & 2 bw maps, wraps ; new #26262 $35.00
This issue contains articles on Shackleton, Amundsen, Larsen, Wilson’s notebooks, Priestley, postage stamps, book reviews, and more. Previous volumes are still available. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 7
Oct 2013 Ireland 8vo, pp.136, 8 color & 23 bw photos, 1 color & 1 bw illus, 7 bw maps, wraps ; new #26607 $35.00
This issue contains articles on Amundsen, Shackleton and science, Filchner, Scott’s Irishmen, the Endurance, Oates, Antarctic place names, coins, book reviews and more. Previous volumes are still available. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 8
Oct 2014 Ireland 8vo, pp.140, 14 color & 11 bw photos, 2 color & 1 bw illus, 1 map, wraps ; new #26826 $35.00
This issue contains articles on Shackleton, hoosh, sea ice, heritage sites, other Antarctic crew members, place names with Irish origins, book reviews and more. Previous volumes are still available. [read more]

[Shackleton] Nimrod: The Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. Vol 9
Oct 2015 Ireland 8vo, pp.162, 30 color & 13 bw photos, 13 bw illus, graph, 4 maps, wraps ; new #27020 $35.00
This issue contains articles by John King Davis, on the Weddell Sea, Antarctica then and now, William Scoresby, Benjamin Leigh Smith, Shackleton, the Endurance, Cook’s second voyage, Antarctic place names, book reviews and more. Previous volumes are still available. [read more]

Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #14 Winter 2005-2006
2005 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps ; fine #24165 $39.00
In this issue:
  • Faces: Naoe Sakashita
  • First Ascent: Bonnie Prudden in the Gunks
  • Mountain Profile: Howser Towers by Topher Donahue, Jim McCarthy, Yvon Chouinard, Chris Jones, Jerry Gore & Cedar Wright
  • Angel’s Gold, Venezuela by John Arran
  • Free Solo [read more]

Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #20 Summer 2007
2007 Alpinist Jackson, WY 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps ; new, unread #24654 $18.99
In this issue:
  • Faces: Jonny Woodward
  • First Ascent: Ed Drummond on Gogarth’s Wen Zwan
  • Mountain Profile: Mt. Huntington by Clay Wadman, Jean-Louis Bernezat, David Roberts, Jack Roberts, Jay Smith, & Katsutaka Yokoyama
  • Enlightenment by Keith Ladzinsk
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Alpinist Magazine Alpinist #33 Winter 2010-11
2010 Alpinist Jeffersonville, VT 4to, pp.98, color photos, wraps ; new,unread #25623 $17.95
In this issue:
  • On Belay: Mt. Roraima, Guyana by Eliseu Frechou
  • Mountain Profile: Grand Teton by Renny Jackson, Susan Chaplin, Irene Beardsley, Lito Tejada-Flores, Dave Carman, & Mark Newcomb
  • Etched in Stone: Memories of Dave Thomson (1955-2009) by Jeremy Krocker
  • [read more]

Alpinist Magazine Alpinist T-shirt White Small or Medium
White with Alpinist logo on the front and a design on the back (Small or Medium), Hanes Beefy-T ; new #25123 $7.95
We have aquired a few new t-shirts from Alpinist magazine.
  • Your choice of Small (34-36) or Medium (38-40) while supplies last
  • New, unused
Please note your desired size when ordering. These Alpinist t-shirts feature the climbing artwork of Canadian Paul Dedi (19
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Backshall, Steve Mountain: A Life on the Rocks
2015 UK 1st, 8vo, pp.356, 46 color photos, blue cloth ; dj & cloth new #26984 $37.95
Backshall’s love affair with the mountains has taken him to some of the world’s wildest places, environments that have the power to make a human being feel very small, very vulnerable and very alive. This is an account of his most breath-taking expeditions heading into the Death Zone on the roof of [read more]

Barnett, James K. & David L. Nicandri, eds. Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage
2015 US 1st, oblong 8vo, pp.xvii, 430, color frontis, 41 color & 5 bw photos, 51 color & 54 bw illus, 22 color & 22 bw maps, grey cloth ; dj & cloth new #26899 $54.95
Captain James Cook is justly famous for his explorations of the southern Pacific Ocean, but his contributions to the exploration of the north Pacific and the Arctic are, arguably, equally significant. On his third and final great voyage, Cook surveyed the northwest coast of North American in the hop [read more]

signed American Alpine Club Library Barry, Martin Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc in 1834
1836 William Blackwood & Sons Edinburgh 2nd, 8vo, pp.ii, 119, color frontis w/ tissue guard, color lithograph w/ tissue guard, fldg panorama, uncut, green cloth ; inscribed ‘Barry’s Ascent of Mont Blanc was the 18th and is so recorded by C. E. Matthew’s in “Annals of Mt. Blanc” J. M. T.’, spine cracked, covers sep, AAC, Thorington & AAC/Thorington bookplates, 6 clippings pasted to fep, frontis facing p.25, good #25081 $695.00 $500.40
Barry was accompanied by six guides when he made, according to his calculations, the 16th ascent (20th person not counting guides) of Mont Blanc. Meckly credits him with the 17th and Perret with the 21st ascent. Barry’s account of his ascent was republished in 1836 as a series of two lectures whi [read more]

Bates, Robert H. Mystery, Beauty, and Danger: The Literature of the Mountains and Mountain Climbing Published in English before 1946
2001 US 1st, 4to, pp.xviii, 229, frontis, 14 bw photos, 18 illus, green cloth ; dj & cloth new #21530 $75.00 $37.00
Bob Bates’ doctoral dissertation is a scholarly account of mountain writing and mountaineers from the 17th century to the early days on Everest. To see all of our Sale Items, click here. [read more]

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