NY: American Alpine Club 1949, first edition. Blue-green cloth in good condtion: slight spine lean, rear hinge is tender, previous owner's name on first free endpaper. No tears, marks, or damage to covers. Gilt on front & spine is bright. 4.5 x 6.75 in., 271 pp. This is a first edition of Fred Beckey's 'bible', the first guidebook to climbing in the Cascades and Olympics of Washington State. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Climber's Guide to the Cascade and Olympic ...
Publisher: American Alpine Club
Publication Date: 1949
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description 1961. Exploration. The American Alpine Club. 386p.plus map, some pen and pencil notations on paper slips, book is clean, but binding is slightly cocked, brown cloth. Seller Inventory # 12312
Book Description American Alpine Club, 1961. Hardcover. Condition: Good+/Very Good-. No Jacket. Molenaar, Dee (Illustrations) (illustrator). Revised. Clean copy, no writing or markings in text. Solid and square, no loose pages. Maroon boards with gilt lettering on spine and front, 386 pages. Previous owner's name on front free end paper and inside rear board. Board are mildly edge worn. Page edges are age darkened. Pages have a wavy feel to them but there is no obvious signs of moisture. We have reduced the price because of these defects. BX106. Seller Inventory # 013248
Book Description The American Alpine Club, 1961. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Small 12mo bound in cloth. 1961 revised edition. Near Fine with light rubbing to extremities. 386 pp. Illustrated in black and white. Sharp copy in original onion skin paper cover. [AL]. Seller Inventory # ABE-17808802471
Book Description American Alpine Club, 1961. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 386 pp.+ 8 Photo Plts, Illus, Brn Hardback, Gilt title, 12mo (4.5 x 6.5 inches), VG-Fine (Revised ed by Amer Alpine Club based on Orig by Beckey) (Inscribed by Beckey to Russ Lamb, photographer - his copy). Seller Inventory # 079173
Book Description American Alpine Club, New York, 1961. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Third Edition (revised). This is signed in black pen by Fred Beckey on the title page. The book is in near fine condition, probably used only at home. Binding is tight. Previous owner mountain bookplate on front pastedown and same owner name penned above the bookplate (see photo). There are no other previous owner marks or writing on any pages. Pages are clean and bright. No foxing, overall quite clean. This is the third incarnation (1961) of Fred Beckey's long-running series of climbing guide books to the Cascades. It is the last of the small size editions by Beckey measuring 168mm tall x 112mm, and the first brown one (previous issues were green cloth). It has 386 pages, several sketch diagrams, & 8 b/w photo plates, folding map at rear. The map is in nice condition. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL BOOK BEING OFFERED. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 002124
Book Description American Alpine Club, 1961. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 3rd Edition. American Alpine Club Cascade Section, 1960-61 Book is in fine condition. Would appear to have been rarely opened. This is the 3rd edition revised. 1st edition was published in 1949, with a revised edition published in 1953. This is the first edition beautifully illustrated by Dee Molenaar. This copy is signed on the title page by Dee, and is boldly signed on the ffep by Fred Beckey. Seller Inventory # ABE-1509830234868
Book Description American Alpine Club, New York, 1953. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Second Edition. 1953 SECOND EDITION, expanded. The book is signed in ballpoint pen by Fred Beckey on the title page. The book is in nice condition with light rubbing at spine ends and corners, relatively clean covers, bright gilt on front and spine, solid binding, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no staining on pages, complete with folding map at rear. This is the second incarnation (1953) of Fred Beckey's long-running series of climbing guide books to the Cascades. The book is basically a reprint of the 1949 first edition (uses the same title page) with a 1953 supplement of 28 pages bound into the covers at the end before the index. The covers are the same as the first edition except "revised edition 1953" is stamped on the spine. The book measures 168mm tall x 112mm has 271 + 28 pages, several sketch diagrams, & 8 b/w photo plates, folding map at rear. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL BOOK BEING OFFERED. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 000935
Book Description American Alpine Club, 1961. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 386 pp.+ 8 Photo Plts at Frontis, Illus, FoldOut Map at back, Maroon Hardback, Gilt title, 12mo (4.5 x 6.5 inches), VG-Fine (Revised ed by Amer Alpine Club based on Orig by Beckey - spine says"Revised Edition 1960") (Owner namestamp of Verle E Duckering & Signed by 4 Everest Climbers - Willi Unsoeld, James W Whittaker, Tom Horbein & Lute Jerstad). Seller Inventory # 099251