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    Adams, Vincanne.   TIGERS OF THE SNOW AND OTHER VIRTUAL SHERPAS. £4.00    
      An Ethnography of Himalayan Encounters.   304pp. Index. 24 b/w illustrations.   Very good. Some marking and annotation in the text.   1996 First edition, Princeton University Press.
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    Anderson, John.   ON THE BIG HILL. £3.00    
      A Non-Climber's Everest.   174pp. 62 colour photographs. By filmaker with British Services Everest Expedition.   Fine in fine dw.   1988 First edition, Faber and Faber.
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    Bonington, Chris.   EVEREST SOUTH WEST FACE. £3.00    
         352pp. Index. 56 plates in colour and b/w. Unsuccessful attempt with Haston and MacInnes.   Fine in slightly chipped dw.   1973 First edition, Hodder.
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    Bonington, Chris.   KONGUR. £3.00    
      China's Elusive Summit.   224pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w.   Very good indeed in near-fine dw.   1982 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Calvert, Harry.   SMYTHE'S MOUNTAINS. £4.00    
      The Climbs of F.S.Smythe.   223pp. Index. 18 b/w photographs by Smythe and 4 maps.   Very good in very good dustwrapper.   1985 First edition, Gollancz.
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    Cameron, Ian.   TO THE FARTHEST ENDS OF THE EARTH. 150 years of World Exploration. £4.00    
      The History of the Royal Geographical Society 1830-1980.   288pp. Index. Many illustrations in colour and b/w. Chapter on 'The Discovery and Ascent of Everest'.   Fine in fine dw.   1980 First edition, Macdonald.
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    Conefrey, Mick and Jordan, Tim.   MOUNTAIN MEN. £3.00    
         281pp. Index. Chapters on Maurice Wilson, Fritz Wiessner, Charles Houston and others.   Fine in fine dw.   2002 Da Capo Press, Cambridge MA.
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    Davis, Wade.   INTO THE SILENCE. £8.00    
      The Great War, Mallory and the Conquest of Everest.   655pp. Index. Photographs in b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   2011 Third impression, The Bodley Head.
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    Denman, Earl.   ALONE TO EVEREST. £3.00    
         255pp. 13 b/w photographs and 4 maps. Not quite alone - he was with Tenzing.   Very good.   1954 First edition, Collins.
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    Douglas, Ed.   CHOMOLUNGMA SINGS THE BLUES. £3.00    
      Travels round Everest.   226pp. Index. 15 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1997 First edition, Constable.
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    Douglas-Hamilton, James.   ROOF OF THE WORLD. £3.00    
      Man's First Flight over Everest.   192pp. Index. Account of the 1933 expedition. Many b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1983 First edition, Mainstream Publishing.
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    Faux, Ronald.   EVEREST. £3.00    
      Goddess of the Wind.   115pp. Index. Illustrated in b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   1978 First edition, Chambers, Edinburgh.
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    Fellowes, P.M.F and others.   DER ERSTE FLUG UBER DEN MOUNT EVEREST. £3.00    
      Die Houston Mount Everest Expedition 1933.    303pp. Text in German. 48 illustrations and maps.   Very good indeed.   1934 First edition, S.Fischer, Berlin.
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    Firstbrook, Peter.   THE SEARCH FOR MALLORY AND IRVINE. £3.00    
         224pp. Index. 3 maps and b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1999 First edition, BBC.
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    Greig, Andrew.   KINGDOMS OF EXPERIENCE. £3.00    
      Everest, the Unclimbed Ridge.   249pp. Index. 48 colour photographs and 3 maps.   Fine in fine dw.   1986 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Hemmleb, Jochen et al.   GHOSTS OF EVEREST. £3.00    
      The Authorised Story of the Search for Mallory and Irvine.   206pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   1999 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Hillary, Edmund.   HIGH ADVENTURE. £2.00    
         225pp. Colour frontispiece. 31pp of b/w photographs. His climbing autobiography.   Very good indeed. Inscription.   1955 First Hodder.
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    Holzel, Tom and Salkeld, Audrey.   THE MYSTERY OF MALLORY AND IRVINE. £3.00    
         322pp. Index. 35 photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1986 First edition, Jonathan Cape.
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    Howard-Bury, Charles.   MOUNTAINS OF HEAVEN. £3.00    
      Travels in the Tien Shan Mountains, 1913.   176pp. Index. 19 b/w photographs and 2 maps. His journal edited by Marian Keaney.   Fine in fine dw.   1990 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Jenkins, Peter.   ACROSS CHINA. £3.00    
         351pp. Travelling with 1984 American Everest expedition. More travel than climbing.   Fine in fine dw.   1986 First US, Morrow.
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    Messner, Reinhold.   EVEREST, EXPEDITION TO THE ULTIMATE. £5.00    
         254pp. Many photographs in colour and b/w. First ascent without oxygen.   Fine in near-fine dw. Spine panel of dw faded as usual.   1979 First edition, Kaye & Ward.
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    Messner, Reinhold.   DER GLASERNE HORIZONT. £5.00    
      Durch Tibet zum Mount Everest.   322pp. Index. Many photographs in colour and b/w. Text in German.   Fine in fine dw.   1982 First, BLV, Munchen.
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    Murray, W.H.   THE STORY OF EVEREST. £3.00    
         230pp. Index. B/w photographs.   Near-fine.   1953 Revised edition Dent.
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    Noel, Captain J.B.L.   THE STORY OF EVEREST. £12.00    
         258pp. 38 photographs. Everest 1922 and 1924. US edition of 'Through Tibet to Everest'.   Very good indeed.   1931 Reprint, Blue Ribbon Books, New York.
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    Noyce, Wilfrid and Taylor, Richard.   EVEREST IS CLIMBED. £24.00    
         Puffin Picture Book No.100. 30pp. Card covered stapled booklet. Illustrated with attractive sketches and watercolour drawings   A lovely copy with one short nick to top of front wrapper. Otherwise very clean and bright.   1954 First edition, Penguin Books.
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    Noyce, Wilfrid.   SOUTH COL. £2.00    
      One Man's Adventures on the ascent of Everest, 1953.   303pp.4 colour and 48 b/w photographs. 5 maps.   Very good. Owner's name.   1954 First edition, Heinemann.
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    Perrin, Jim.   THE VILLAIN. £12.00    
      The Life of Don Whillans.   354pp. Index. 35 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw. An outstanding copy.   2005 Second impression, Hutchinson.
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    Ruttledge, Hugh.   EVEREST 1933. £13.00    
         390pp. Index. 59 monochrome plates. 3 folding maps.   Very good. Some light spotting and a litle wear to corners.   1934 Third impression, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Salkeld, Audrey and Boyle, John.   CLIMBING MOUNT EVEREST. £38.00    
      The Bibliography. The literature and history of climbing the world's highest mountain.   119pp. Card covers.   Fine   1993 First edition, Sixways Publishing, Clevedon.
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    Shipton, Eric.   UPON THAT MOUNTAIN. £3.00    
         222pp. His first climbing autobiography.   Corners bumped. Inscription. Otherwise very good.   1943 First edition, Hodder and Stoughton.
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    Shipton, Eric.   UPON THAT MOUNTAIN £3.00    
         222pp. 30 plates and 4 maps. His climbing autobiography. Includes chapters on Kenya, Everest and Nanda Devi.   Very good.   1944 Reprint Hodder and Stoughton.
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    Simpson, Joe.   DARK SHADOWS FALLING. £3.00    
         208pp. 27 colour photographs. He climbs on Pumori and considers the recent deaths on Everest.   Fine in fine dw. Owner's name.   1997 First edition, The Mountaineers, Seattle.
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    Simpson, Joe.   DARK SHADOWS FALLING. £3.00    
         208pp. 27 colour photographs. He climbs on Pumori and considers the recent deaths on Everest.   Fine in fine dw.   1997 Second impression, Cape.
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    Smythe, F.S.   CAMP SIX. £43.00    
         307pp. 36 full-page b/w photographs. His account of reaching the highest yet on Everest in 1936. In the original blue cloth.   Very good. Without any inscriptions, labels etc but cloth of spine a little marked.   1937 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Smythe, F.S.   CAMP SIX. £3.00    
         315pp. Pocket edition without illustrations.   Very good in slightly chipped dw.   1938 Hodder.
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    Stephens, Rebecca.   ON TOP OF THE WORLD. £3.00    
         196pp. Colour photographs. The first British woman to climb Everest.   Fine in fine dw.   1994 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Stonor, Charles.   THE SHERPA AND THE SNOWMAN. £3.00    
         209pp. Index. 37 photographs. Scientific expedition failed to find the Yeti.   Very good indeed.   1955 First edition, Hollis & Carter.
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    Tasker, Joe.   EVEREST THE CRUEL WAY. £39.00    
         166pp. 26 b/w photographs.   Near-fine in like dw. Paper darkening a little as usual. An immaculate copy of a scarce title.   1981 First edition, Eyre Methuen.
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    Tilman, H.W.   MOUNT EVEREST 1938. £8.00    
         160pp. Index. 33 plates and 4 maps.   Very good. Boards faded. Inscription.   1948 First edition, Cambridge University Press.
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    Ullman, James Ramsey (retells).   MAN OF EVEREST. £3.00    
      The Autobiography of Tenzing   320pp. Index. 4 plates in colour and 45 in b/w. Not just Everest, but his work with the pre-war expeditions.   Very good. Spine faded as usual.   1955 First edition, Harrap.
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    Ullman, James Ramsey.   AMERICANS ON EVEREST. £4.00    
      The official account of the ascent led by Norman G.Dyhrenfurth.   429pp. 7 photographs in colour and 67 in b/w.   Very good.   1964 First edition, Lippinciott, Philadelphia.
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    Unsworth, Walt.   EVEREST. £6.00    
         578pp. Index. 17 plates in colour, 55 in b/w. 5 maps and 4 diagrams. The definitive reference work on all expeditions from 1921-1979. With full bibliography. The real story behind much of the mythology.   Fine in fine dw.   1981 First edition, Allen Lane.
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    Unsworth, Walt.   EVEREST. £5.00    
         704pp. Index. 52 b/w photographs. Check list of expeditions. List of sumitteers. Second edition of this standard work updated to include all expeditions to 1988.   Fine in fine dw.   1989 New edition, Oxford Illustrated Press.
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    Weir, Tom.   EAST OF KATMANDU. £3.00    
         138pp. Many b/w photographs and 2 maps. Peaks and passes near Everest in 1952.   Very good indeed in edge-worn dw.   1955 First edition, Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh.
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    Weir, Tom.   EAST OF KATMANDU. £2.00    
         138pp. Many b/w photographs and 2 maps. Peaks and passes near Everest in 1952.   Very good in very good dw.   No date, The Travel Book Club.
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    Weir, Tom.   EAST OF KATMANDU. £3.00    
         138pp. Many b/w photographs and 2 maps. Peaks and passes near Everest in 1952.   Very good. Lettering rather faded. Bookplate.   1955 First edition, Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh.
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    Wibberley, Leonard.   THE EPICS OF EVEREST. £2.00    
         217pp. Account of the expeditions to 1953. Drawings. An introductory account.   Very good indeed.   1955 First edition, Faber.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   THE EPIC OF MOUNT EVEREST. £5.00    
         319pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 2 maps. A account of the first three expeditions.   Some spotting throughout, mainly to edges and margins. In worn dw.   1934 Reprint, Arnold.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   EVEREST: THE CHALLENGE. £3.00    
         243pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 4 maps.   Cloth torn on back board. Otherwise sound.   1936 Reprint, Nelson.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   EVEREST: THE CHALLENGE. £4.00    
         243pp. Index.   Very good. Boards a little rubbed.   1936 Reprint, Nelson.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   THE EPIC OF MOUNT EVEREST. £5.00    
         319pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 2 maps. A account of the first three expeditions.   Very good. Cloth a little rubbed.   1926 Reprint, Arnold.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   THE EPIC OF MOUNT EVEREST. £5.00    
         319pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 2 maps. New foreword by Chris Bonington. An account of the first three expeditions.   Fine in fine dw apart from inscription.   1974 New edition, E.P.Publishing, Wakefield.
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