Rock-Climbing in North Wales

ABRAHAM George 1871-1965 and Ashley 1876-1951

VG, First edition, 1906, complete In blue marked cloth, front edge faded. Spine, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, half title, frontis, [4], (v-xx), [2], 394 pp, 30 illustrations (full page & in monogravure), 10 pen & ink sketches, and 11…

£300 | Published: 1906 | Publisher: G.P. Abraham

British Mountain Climbs

ABRAHAM George D [Dixon] 1872-1965

Box Bound, with 18 Illustrations and 21 outline drawings showing the principal routes. First edition, bound in publishers folding and closing red cloth box, gilt titles to upper board and spine, edges rubbed. Internally, half title, frontis,…

£175 | Published: 1909 | Publisher: Mills & Boon, Limited

Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers.....

BALL John (editor) 1818-1889

Commonly regarded as the cornerstone of any mountaineering collection. BALL John 1818-1889 Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers. A Series of Excursions by Members of the Alpine Club. London Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts. 1859 In the original…

£300 | Published: 1859 | Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans and Roberts

A Climber's Guide to Snowdon and the Beddgelert District

CARR Herbert RC

Fair, 1926, 1st ed, 21 pls, 3 maps. In rather grubby dark blue cloth, corners & edges bumped & a little worn. Spine, gilt title, faded, bumped at edges. Internally, half title, frontis, [4], (v-xxii), 157pp, [1], 21 pls (12 plates, 9…

£20 | Published: 1926 | Publisher: Climbers' Club

Cwm Idwal Group. Tryfan Group. Glyder Fach Group. Lliwedd Group.


4 Vols, 1937-40, housed in a custom box. Vol 1, Cwm Idwal, 2nd ed, 1940, blue cloth covers, black ink titles, spine slightly soiled, half title, frontis, [4], (v-vii), [1], [1], 2-145 pp, 1 map, 13 illustrations, ink owners name to fep (DE…

£75 | Published: 1940 | Publisher: The Climbers' Club

Easter Climbs (The British Alpine Club)


G, 1st ed, 1913. In brown boards, gilt titles, corners & edges bumped & worn. Spine, black ink titles, edges bumped & worn. Internally, half title, [5], 6-141 pp, lacking portrait frontispiece (supplied via photocopy), occasional spot, pencil…

£30 | Published: 1913 | Publisher: Sherratt and Hughes

With Camera and Rucksack in the Oberland and Valais

MALBY Reginald A

In brown cloth, corners and edges worn and bumped slightly, faded at head, title in gilt. Spine edges bumped, titles in gilt. Internally, half title, frontis, [4], [1], 2-316 pp, with over seventy photographic studies by the author, in colour,…

£25 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Headley Brothers

High Asia


An Illustrated History of the 7,000 meter Peaks. Still in original wrapper, unopened! Full of wondeful illustrations, 214 pp. Very important source of mountaineering high peak information.

£50 | Published: 1989 | Publisher: Unwin Hyman

Mountaineering and Its Literature...


A descriptive bibliography of selected works published in the English Language, 1744-1976. In black cloth with title in gilt to spine. DW, worn at edges, price clipped, title in red to front cover. Spine has the title in black ink, price clipped.…

£30 | Published: 1978 | Publisher: Cicerone Press

An Ascent to Snowdon


In decorative, printed, yellow, soft paper covers, cotton ties, no backstrip, Internally, 6 numbered & titled B&W leaves of illustrations, no text leaves as issued, not dated but c1845, pencil gift inscription to fep dated 1887. (187*104 mm).…

£250 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Newman & Co

Welsh Mountaineering.


VG, 1st ed, 10 maps. In blue cloth with coloured mountain scene, corners and edges rubbed & faded. Spine, faded, titles in gilt, edges bumped. Internally, bookplate remains to fpd, floral endpapers, ink name to verso tp, [3], 4-172 pp, (16)…

£50 | Published: 1896 | Publisher: L Upcott Gill

Mont Blanc with a Memoir of the Author

SMITH Albert [Richard] 1816-1860. YATES Edmund 1831-1894

VG, 1st ed, 1860, 1 pl, 25 illustrations. In black half calf over green marbled boards, some blind tooling, corners & edges a little rubbed. Spine, gilt tooling & titles, edges rubbed. Internally, frontis, [3], (vi-xxxvi) memoir, 299 pp, 1 pl,…

£200 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Ward and Lock

The Story of Mont Blanc

SMITH Albert 1816-1860

MOUNTAINEERING CLASSIC First US edition, in the publishers gilt printed, embossed green cloth, edges bumped. Spine, gilt titles, edges bumped, small edge tear. Internally, frontis, [5], (vi-x), [1], 6-208 pp, 1 pl, 2 vignettes, some offsetting & …

£350 | Published: 1853 | Publisher: G.P. Putnam & Co