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. A Series of Excursions by Members of the Alpine Club.

BALL John (editor) 1818-1889

Commonly regarded as the cornerstone of any mountaineering collection. In the original pictorial gilt cloth, corners bumped, gilt titles to spine, expertly re-backed preserving the original cloth. Internally, half title, frontis, title with…

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

The Pyrenees: a Description of Summer Life at French Watering Places


VG, 1st ed, 1867, 1 map, 112 illustrations. In red cloth, gilt title, & coat of arms, corners & edges a little bumped & worn, beveled edges, light marks. Spine, faded, gilt title, edges bumped & worn. Internally, frontis and engraved half…

£75 | Published: 1867 | Publisher: Sampson Low, Son and Marston

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

My Climbs in the Alps and Caucasus

MUMMERY A.F. [Albert Frederick] 1855-1895

An exciting account of early Alpine ascents. First edition in modern blue cloth. Spine, gilt titles & tooling. Internally, half title, frontis, [6], (vii-xii), [1], 2-360 pp, 11 pls (with guards), 21 illustrations within text, some spotting,…

£160 | Published: 1895 | Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin and Chas. Scribner's Sons

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