MYSTERY and  IMAGINATION

      on-line Bookstore

 Mystery, Detective, Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror


 
Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
BROWSE BY CATEGORY
Mystery.
Spy and Espionage Fiction.
Science Fiction/Fantasy.
Horror.
Ghost Stories.
Adventure Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Western Literature.
Black Literature.
Plays and Playwrights.
Poetry.
Literary Criticism.
Literary Biography.
Film History and Criticism.
Western Americana.
Californiana.
Children's Literature.
Illustrated Books.
Oziana.
Baumiana.
Signed.
Screenplays.
CHILDREN'S SHOWCASE
COMICS AND ANIMATION SHOWCASE
LITERATURE SHOWCASE
MYSTERY SHOWCASE
PERFORMING ARTS SHOWCASE
SF SHOWCASE
AMERICANA SHOWCASE
ART SHOWCASE
Paperback Originals.
Bibliomystery.

View a complete list of subjects
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Mountaineering.

Mountaineering.

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Clark, Ronald THE VICTORIAN MOUNTAINEERS
London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, (1953). First edition. Hardcover. Address stamped to the front pastedown, page edges slightly foxed, else near fine in plum cloth with gilt titles and rules to the spine; in a price-clipped, very good plus dust jacket with lightly faded spine, rear panel rubbing and mild edge-nicks. 
Forty-five illustrations, many from early candid photographs, add nostalgic appeal to this account of a wide assortment of Victorians participating in the adventuresome sport of mountaineering. 232 pages; with index. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Hart-Davis, Duff THE HEIGHTS OF RIMRING
London: Jonathan Cape, (1980). 022401837X / 9780224018371 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a price-clipped pictorial dust jacket. 
"Hart-Davis has created a narrative which not only sustains a remarkable pitch of excitement, but superbly evokes every mood of a breathtaking landscape [Himalayas] and its power over those whose challenge it. This is adventure fiction at its finest." 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Lowe, George FROM EVEREST TO THE SOUTH POLE
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1961). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Mild soiling to covers, else very good plus in blue cloth with titles in gilt to the front cover and spine; in a very good plus dust jacket with light fading to the spine panel, minor nicks to the spine ends, and very mild soiling to the rear panel. 
Illustrated with thirty-five photographs and six maps and plans, these two detailed mountain adventure stories are accounts of Everest, and the Fuch's Trans-Antarctic expeditions by Lowe, the photographer, "bit of a cripple" and accomplished mountaineer. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Moffat, Gwen MISS PINK AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD
New York: Scribner's, (1975). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Rubbing to the top shelf edges, staining to top page edges, else very good in a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Moffat, Gwen RAGE
New York: St. Martin's, (1990). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
A Miss Pink mystery. Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Underhill, Miriam GIVE ME THE HILLS
Riverside, CT: The Chatham Press, (1971). First U.S. edition: Originally published in England in 1956. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
This edition reproduces the first thirteen chapters of the British edition with the addition of a final updated chapter and more than doubles the photographic illustrations which have been produced in a larger format giving a greater scope than before. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to bookfellows@gowebway.com
Copyright©2016. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie