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Whymper, Edward

Published by Peregrine Smith, Salt Lake City (1986)

ISBN 10: 0879052392 ISBN 13: 9780879052393

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About this Item: Peregrine Smith, Salt Lake City, 1986. Condition: Near Fine/VG+. 1st THUS. 4to. 262pp. NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Light wear to DJ. Seller Inventory # MAIN009145I

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Whymper Edward

Published by John Murray, London (1948)

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About this Item: John Murray, London, 1948. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Revised Edition. xxii, 414pp. Five folding maps at rear. Numerous sketches etc through text and twenty full page illustrations. Binding is maroon cloth covered boards a little faded to top and tail of spine. Gilt titling to spine and gilt snowflakes decoration to front board and spine. Binding tight and contents clean however the end papers are heavily tanned due to offsetting, a reaction to the glue used on the pastedowns. This is a heavy book and we will request extra postage if ordered from outside the UK. Seller Inventory # 326272

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WHYMPER, Edward

Published by John Murray, London (1936)

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About this Item: John Murray, London, 1936. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good-. Sixth Edition. Beige cloth with gilt titles. Four fold out maps at rear. With additional illustrations and material from the author's unpublished diaries. Frontisipiece portratit of author. Revised and edited by H.E.G. Tyndale. 414pp. Heavy book extra overseas post. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 26636

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Edward Whymper; John Cleare; H. E. G. Tyndale

Published by Peregrine Smith Books (1986)

ISBN 10: 0879052392 ISBN 13: 9780879052393

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About this Item: Peregrine Smith Books, 1986. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Excellent and tight condition; dj, although in a protective cover, has a small tear to the top of the spine. Seller Inventory # 2092B

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M. Dodderidge

Published by John Murray. 1940 (1940)

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About this Item: John Murray. 1940, 1940. First Edition. Good pp135. frontis. (map). 8 illus. orig. cloth faded, hinges weak. Seller Inventory # 13972

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Whymper, Edward

Published by Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, Ca., U. S. A. (1981)

ISBN 10: 0898150434 ISBN 13: 9780898150438

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About this Item: Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, Ca., U. S. A., 1981. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Seller Inventory # 125823

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Whymper. Edward

Published by Webb & Bower 1986 (1st UK) (1986)

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About this Item: Webb & Bower 1986 (1st UK), 1986. First Edition. A new illustrated edition with photgraphs by John Cleare. The most famous of all mountaineering books. Whymper was a young wood engraver who became obsessed with the first ascent of the Matterhorn. The price he had to pay for achieving this was the loss of his companions in the most celebrated mountain disaster of all time. His one other great expedition was in 1880 to the Andes of Ecuador. Although his writings and lecturing brought him success, his life may be said to have been ruined by the tragedy which followed his moment of triumph]. A new illustrated issue of the sixth edition text (1936), with photographs by John Cleare. Fine in a Fine d/w. Seller Inventory # 15084

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Whymper, Edward

Published by Michael Joseph

ISBN 10: 0863501044 ISBN 13: 9780863501043

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About this Item: Michael Joseph. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 0863501044 7th printing(1948) of the original 1871 1st UK edition; book has some fading of the endpapers, else is VG, DJ has light shelf wear,VG-. mylar DJ cover added. Seller Inventory # SKU1017490

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Dodderidge, M (edited By

Published by John Murray, London (1940)

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About this Item: John Murray, London, 1940. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. A Near Fine Copy ina Near Fine Dust Wrapper Just a tiny bit of corrner wear otherwise a lovely dustjacket and a super book. An uncommon book based and extracted from Whympers Matterhorn work. Seller Inventory # 006078

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M. Dodderidge

Published by John Murray. 1940 (1940)

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About this Item: John Murray. 1940, 1940. First Edition. Near Fine pp135. frontis. (map). 8 illus. dw. Seller Inventory # 13472

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Dodderidge, M. (ed.) [Edward Whymper]

Published by John Murray, London (1940)

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About this Item: John Murray, London, 1940. Hard Cover. Condition: VG+. Dust Jacket Condition: VG-. First Edition. VG+/VG-. 12mo. original green boards (leaf edges & endpapers slightly tanned, prev. ownership details to FFE) in dustwrapper (edges rubbed, with minor wear to extremities and slight chipping to headcap); pp. [viii (last blank)], 136 (last blank), with illustrations. A very good copy of an uncommon work. [Neate D36]. Seller Inventory # 004662

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Whymper, Edward

Published by Michael Joseph

ISBN 10: 0863501044 ISBN 13: 9780863501043

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About this Item: Michael Joseph. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 0863501044 1936 John Murray (UK) hard cover - 6th edition 1st printing - no dust jacket - owner's name inside cover - minor staining and tanning to page edge - otherwise cover fine binding strong contents clean - contains all foldout maps - very nice - enjoy. Seller Inventory # UAF-SS2-TI8

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WHYMPER, Edward

Published by John Murray

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About this Item: John Murray. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. B001QRZTT8 1936 John Murray (UK) hard cover - 6th edition 1st printing - no dust jacket - owner's name inside cover - minor staining and tanning to page edge - otherwise cover fine binding strong contents clean - contains all foldout maps - very nice - enjoy. Seller Inventory # V5T-IEN-K6W

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Whymper Edward

Published by John Murray, London (1936)

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About this Item: John Murray, London, 1936. Sixth Edition. Hardback. A very good copy in the original beige cloth. In a good dustwrapper which shows a little edge wear and tear to the spine ends and with a smallish piece rubbed from the surface of the front panel. The wrapper, which is not price-clipped, is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A nice clean copy internally with no ownership inscription, or foxing. Pp.xxii,414. Numerous illustrations. Five folding maps at rear. "This edition is edited with additions by H.E.G. Tyndale who has also been able to include passages from Edward Whymper's diary that have never before been published.". Seller Inventory # 23882

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Edward Whymper

Published by Michael Joseph (1986)

ISBN 10: 0863501044 ISBN 13: 9780863501043

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About this Item: Michael Joseph, 1986. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1St Edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0863501044

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Whymper, Edward und Lady Blanche Murphy:

Published by Cleveland (Ohio), The Burrows Brothers, No date.

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About this Item: Cleveland (Ohio), The Burrows Brothers, No date. 8°, original cloth-binding. 1st ed.. With frontispiece, with numerous illustrations, 164, 75 p. Spine a bit torn, name of the previous owner on preliminary page, gilt edge, last pages a bit stained, otherwise very fine copy. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0. Seller Inventory # 168448

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WHYMPER, Edward (Revised and Edited By H. E. G. TYNDALE)

Published by John Murray (1936)

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About this Item: John Murray, 1936. 6th Edition (First Thus). A fine copy in the original oatmeal cloth. The best edition of this celebrated mountaineering classic. Seller Inventory # 62386

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Edward WHYMPER

Published by John Murray, [1936] (1936)

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About this Item: John Murray, [1936], 1936. Roy. 8vo., First Edition thus, with portrait frontispiece, 26 plates (one with captioned guard), very numerous illustrations in the text, a folding chart and 5 folding maps, small neat contemporary signature on front free endpaper; ivory buckram, upper board blocked in gilt, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper, the latter chafed at head and tail of backstrip. Nice copy of the first printing of the best recent edition of the most famous mountaineering book of all time. The original engraved illustrations are supplemented by photographs. Neate W65. Seller Inventory # 33274

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Whymper, Edward.

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About this Item: Philadelphia 1872. Illus, 9.5x6", cloth, 164pp, EX-LIBRARY, usual markings, rear inner hinge cracked, covers rubbed, spine head lightly chipped, rear end paper torn. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Seller Inventory # 95-1797

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Scrambles Amongst The Alps In The Years: Whymper, Edward; illustrations,

Whymper, Edward; illustrations, Over 100

Published by J.P. Lippincott & Co. (1873)

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About this Item: J.P. Lippincott & Co., 1873. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Very Good. First Edition. 1st American ed. Bound in publisher's handsome green cloth. Gilt and black decoration and spine vignette. Good binding. Top edge gilt. Minor shelf wear. Hardcover. 164 pages, [16] leaves of plates. Clean, unmarked pages. "With over 100 illustrations." "The drawings were made on the wood by H.J. Boot, C. Johnson, J. Mahoney, J.W. North, P. Skelton, W.G. Smith, and C.J. Staniland, and were engraved by J.W. and Edward Whymper"--Page 5. Small contemporary Ladies' Library stamp. Neate W65. Seller Inventory # 1809180068

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Whymper, Edward

Published by J. B. Lippincott, Phiadelphia (1873)

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About this Item: J. B. Lippincott, Phiadelphia, 1873. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good Minus. First American Edition. front hinge stated. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 019042

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Scrambles Amongst the Alps in the Years: Whymper, Edward

Whymper, Edward

Published by John Murray, London (1871)

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About this Item: John Murray, London, 1871. Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Whymer, Edward (illustrator). First Edition. Very Good. Worn leather title affixed to spine. Brown cloth binding, red, patterned endpapers. Light wear to edges of boards and head/heel of spine. Handsome illustrations by author. Extensive fold in map, bound in. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 012248

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Scrambles Amongst the Alps in the Years: Whymper, Edward

Whymper, Edward

Published by John Murray, London (1871)

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About this Item: John Murray, London, 1871. First edition of the author's classic work on mountaineering, the first to help promote the very notion that peaks are meant to be climbed. Octavo, original cloth, 23 plates and numerous illustrations after drawings by Whymper; 5 folding maps. Inscribed by the author to the geologist and Alpinist Thomas Bonney , "from his obedient servant--the Author." Also tipped in is a cordial 2 1/2-page letter signed from Whymper dated London, 15 June 1871, presenting this copy to Bonney, with additional comments on geological topics and book reviewing ("If I am asked to suggest reviewers, could you spare time to cut up 'Scrambles'?"). Published in 1871, Scrambles Amongst the Alps is Whymper's own story of his nine years spent climbing in the Alps. One of the first books devoted to the sheer thrill of mountaineering, it is a breathtaking account of the triumph of man over mountain "the mountain which first dominated then destroyed him. His book Scrambles is the most famous mountaineering book in the world" (Neate). Seller Inventory # 25092

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