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The Hiker's Guide to Arizona, AITCHISON, Stewart; GRUBBS, Bruce
1 AITCHISON, Stewart; GRUBBS, Bruce The Hiker's Guide to Arizona
78783 Helena, Montana Falcon Press Publishing 1987 093431893X / 9780934318938 Softcover Very Good 
60 separate hikes are detailed in this guide to Arizona's most popular trails. With maps of each hike, and a few scattered b&w photos. Other information such as hiking safety tips and resource guide are included. --- In maroon wraps with Tom Bean photo of a narrow desert canyon on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with retailer's sticker on first page & a little curling of the covers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 157 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Feeding the Rat: Profile of a Climber, ALVAREZ, A.
2 ALVAREZ, A. Feeding the Rat: Profile of a Climber
80446 New York Atlantic Monthly Press 1989 0871133075 / 9780871133076 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Stated first printing of the first American edition. In this work British writer and adventurer Al Alvarez shares highlights of his mountain climbing obsession, often enjoyed in the company of his friend Mo Anthoine. With several b&w photos. --- In blue and black paper-covered boards with spine titling in orange. Jacket features silhouette image of a climber on front cover, black & white photo of the author on back. --- With a bold remainder mark to lower textblock edge, otherwise a bright, clean, newish copy. Unclipped jacket with a cover scratch & slight rubbing, else bright.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 152 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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High Country Names: Rocky Mountain National Park and the Indian Peaks, ARPS, Louisa Ward & KINGERY, Elinor Eppich
3 ARPS, Louisa Ward & KINGERY, Elinor Eppich High Country Names: Rocky Mountain National Park and the Indian Peaks
80448 Boulder Johnson Books 1994 1555661335 / 9781555661335 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The history of over 600 place names in the Rocky Mountain National Park and adjacent areas near the Indian Peaks and Grand Lake are listed here. With several pages of color topo-style maps at rear of volume. The authors were assisted by Hugh E. Kingery. --- This trade paperback with color photo on front cover. --- A clean, bright, sturdy copy but with inked gift inscription to half title page, remainder mark to lower textblock edge and small spot of chafing to lower cover edge.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 198 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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To Walk in Wilderness: A Colorado Rocky Mountain Journal, BARRON, T. A. (prose & poetry); FIELDER, John (photography)
4 BARRON, T. A. (prose & poetry); FIELDER, John (photography) To Walk in Wilderness: A Colorado Rocky Mountain Journal
78316 Englewood, Colorado U S A Westcliffe Publishers 1993 1565790383 / 9781565790384 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
The amazingly talented nature photographer John Fielder teams up with the noted writer of fantasy and children's works, Tom Barron in this chronicle of their multi-day hiking trip in the Rockies south and west of Aspen, Colorado. Loaded throughout with stunning full-color landscape photos as well as the distinctive writing of Mr. Barron. With map of their route near the front of the volume. --- In full green cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jacket features one of Fielder's photos on the cover. --- A bright, firm, clean copy lacking markings or other obvious damages. Jacket with a small tear and a little creasing to edges; is otherwise in good shape. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 168 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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By The Wind, BAUM, Richard
5 BAUM, Richard By The Wind
78343 Princeton, New Jersey, D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc. 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Stated first edition, copyright page. From the jacket: "A cruising man's book of truly skillful seamanship over thousands of miles of open ocean in a small sailboat." The author takes the reader along in his 35-foot sailboat, "Little Dipper". Edited by Eugene V. Connett. With many maps and b&w photos. --- In light blue full cloth-covered boards. Illustration of the sailboat on cover, and titling on spine; both gilt-stamped. Jacket with a photo of "Little Dipper" at sea on cover. --- With some sunning to edges of cloth covers; else a firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with small chips and tears along edges, price-clipped flap; otherwise bright and in good shape and in removable archival mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiii, 200 pages 
Price: 25.50 USD
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American Alpine Journal 2000, Volume 42, Issue 74, BECKWITH, Christian (editor)
6 BECKWITH, Christian (editor) American Alpine Journal 2000, Volume 42, Issue 74
77315 Golden, Colo. , U. S. A. American Alpine Club 2000 0930410874 / 9780930410872 Trade Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A summary, by the American Alpine Club, of notable worldwide climbs for the prior year, along with some history and other items of interest to the avid climber. This work is loaded with bright photos, drawings, maps and stories about various incredible worldwide climbs and climbers. --- A bright, firm, newish copy lacking signficant damages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 460 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Mountain Passages, BERNSTEIN, Jeremy
7 BERNSTEIN, Jeremy Mountain Passages
78790 Lincoln University of Nebraska Press 1978 0803209835 / 9780803209831 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
Adventure writer Jeremy Bernstein combines 8 of his previously-published articles on mountaineering. Five of these essays previously appeared in the New Yorker magazine. With numerous b&w photos and a couple of maps. --- In silver-foil covered boards w/illustrations on front and back and backed in black cloth w/silver titling. --- Water spotting to covers and inked gift inscription to verso of half title page, else a firm, clean copy. Jacket with chips and small tears along edges, and some rubbing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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101 Masterpieces of Music and Their Composers Revised and Updated, BOOKSPAN, Martin
8 BOOKSPAN, Martin 101 Masterpieces of Music and Their Composers Revised and Updated
75365 Garden City, New York Dolphin Books/Doubleday 1973 0385057210 / 9780385057219 Trade Paper Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A firm, unmarked copy. Covers composers from J.S. Bach to Antonio Vivaldi. A nice copy, though covers a bit yellowed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 465 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Harvey Broome: Earth Man, Some Miscellaneous Writings, BROOME, Harvey
9 BROOME, Harvey Harvey Broome: Earth Man, Some Miscellaneous Writings
79578 Knoxville, Tennessee Greenbrier Press 1970 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A selection of reminiscences by Harvey Broome, noted conservationist and co-founder of The Wilderness Society. The native Tennesseean worked throughout his life to protect and safeguard his beloved Great Smoky Mountains. Includes an introduction by Anne Broome, and with a typewritten personal letter signed by Anne to a friend laid in. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover & spine titling and black and white frontis photo of Mr. Broome by Hugh F. Hoss. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With slightly dulled spine gilding, otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy lacking apparent damages. A very scarce item.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xi, 127 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns, BROWN, Robert L.
10 BROWN, Robert L. Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns
80412 Caldwell, Idaho USA The Caxton Printers, Ltd. 1985 0870040219 / 9780870040214 Softcover Very Good 
Stated 13th printing of the softcover edition of the author's popular guide to Colorado ghost towns. With fold-out map at front of volume and many black and white photos. --- With soiling to back cover, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 245 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Rocky Mountain Adventure Collection The Adventures of a Colorado Mountaineer, BURR, TJ
11 BURR, TJ Rocky Mountain Adventure Collection The Adventures of a Colorado Mountaineer
79632 Santa Barbara, California U.S.A. Fithian Press 1992 156474003X / 9781564740038 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The author shares his experiences backpacking, skiing, exploring, running, climbing, caving and prospecting in the Rockies. With illustrations of Andrew Triemer. --- A clean, firm softcover copy but with shallow creases and minor discoloration to covers.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 304 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Naturalist's Year  24 Outdoor Explorations, CAMAZINE, Scott
12 CAMAZINE, Scott The Naturalist's Year 24 Outdoor Explorations
74454 New York John Wiley & Sons 1987 047184845X / 9780471848455 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket 
Everyday, common flora and fauna are examined by the author, enabling the amateur naturalist to better understand the world in which we live. Copy is clean, bright and firm. ; Wiley Science Editions; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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An Outdoor Journal: Adventures and Reflections, CARTER, Jimmy
13 CARTER, Jimmy An Outdoor Journal: Adventures and Reflections
79449 New York Bantam Books 1988 0553053019 / 9780553053012 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. Signed simply "J Carter" on half title page. A memoir by the former U.S. president, recounting his experiences and friends. The author's various fishing and hunting trips around the world are emphasized. Attractive illustrations at chapter heads by unattributed artist. June 12, 1988 Denver Post review of this book laid in. --- In green paper-covered boards backed in green cloth, gilt-stamped spine titling. Dust jacket with a color photo of the author with a fly rod in the river. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking apparent damages. Jacket with retailer's large "autographed copy" sticker on cover, some bubbling to clear outer plastic skin and with a little rubbing, otherwise nice and with unclipped flap prices.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 275 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 91.50 USD
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The Complete Amateur Naturalist Look, Learn, Collect, Conserve. Explore the Wild Life of Town and Country in Fascinating Projects and Experiments, CHINERY, Michael
14 CHINERY, Michael The Complete Amateur Naturalist Look, Learn, Collect, Conserve. Explore the Wild Life of Town and Country in Fascinating Projects and Experiments
74449 New York Crescent Books 1988 0517661659 / 9780517661659 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
In full grey cloth-covered boards with titling in silver on spine. Includes on virtually every page, some in color, detailing the methods and techniques offered. In nice shape, but with bruise to base of spine. Previous owner's name boldly written on top edge, interior clean and unmarked. Jacket creased on back, otherwise in good shape. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Guns and Gunning, Curtis, Captain Paul A.
15 Curtis, Captain Paul A. Guns and Gunning
73030 Philadelphia The Penn Publishing Company/Outdoor Life 1941 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Originally published 1934, this copy published 1941. Detailed examination of which weapon to use in which hunting situation. With interior illustrations and photos. In full green cloth covers w/edgewear. Spine w/gilt lettering and some creasing. Interior bears prev owner's signature, else clean, bright and tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Avalanche Safety for Skiers & Climbers, DAFFERN, Tony
16 DAFFERN, Tony Avalanche Safety for Skiers & Climbers
78774 Seattle Cloudcap 1992 0938567330 / 9780938567332 Second Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated second edition, 1992. All manner of information about avalanches: avoidance, recognition, general mountain weather facts, scientific composition of snow and ice, rescue and first aid, etc. With many b&w photos and drawings. --- Covers are a little curled, with bookseller rear cover sticker and with staple holes to first page; else a clean, bright copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Hiking Rocky Mountain National Park  Including Indian Peaks, DANNEN, Kent & Donna
17 DANNEN, Kent & Donna Hiking Rocky Mountain National Park Including Indian Peaks
74302 Old Saybrook, Connecticut U. S. A. The Globe Pequot Press 1994 1564403750 / 9781564403759 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated Eighth Edition. Includes maps and drawings. Detailed trail information is presented here, especially for hikers climbing Long's Peak, as well as Glacier Gorge Trail, Ovzel Falls Trail and others. In nice shape, clean and firm. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 297 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Short Hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park, DANNEN, Kent & Donna
18 DANNEN, Kent & Donna Short Hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park
80413 Estes Park, Colorado Tundra Publications 1986 0960676813 / 9780960676811 Stapled wraps Very Good with no dust jacket 
A guide to shorter hikes in the Park. With black and white photos by the authors and w/b&w topo-style maps of the hikes. --- In white stapled wraps w/color image from the park on cover. With a bit of rubbing to cover, otherwise a clean, bright copy without markings.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 64 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Colorado 10th Mountain Trails: 10th Mountain Hut and Trail System, Official Guide Second Edition, DAWSON II, Louis W.
19 DAWSON II, Louis W. Colorado 10th Mountain Trails: 10th Mountain Hut and Trail System, Official Guide Second Edition
77376 Aspen, Colorado WHO Press 1991 0962004677 / 9780962004674 Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
A guide to the ski trail and hut system in the central part of the Colorado Rockies operated by 10th Mountain. With details of the various trails, as well as many b&w photos and maps. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 19.50 USD
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Bike Rides of the Colorado Front Range, DE HAAN, Vici
20 DE HAAN, Vici Bike Rides of the Colorado Front Range
72289 Boulder, Co, Pruett Pub Co 1981 0871085747 / 9780871085740 Trade Paper Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Numerous trails and towns are profiled in this slim but packed volume. With maps and photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 125 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Hiking Trails of the Boulder Mountain Area, DE HAAN, Vici
21 DE HAAN, Vici Hiking Trails of the Boulder Mountain Area
77343 Boulder, Colorado U.S.A. Pruett Publishing Company 1979 0871085313 / 9780871085313 Trade Paper Good with no dust jacket 
Former property of the library, w/de-accession stamp. Lots of ideas for hikes around Boulder are here; along with maps and loads of photos. Book has been prepped for loan by library, and first page w/remnant of pocket but volume is firm and in good shape.; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 116 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Fairweather Duck, DETHIER, Vincent G.
22 DETHIER, Vincent G. Fairweather Duck
74372 New York Walker & Company 1970 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Book club edition. With illustrations by the author. In tan cloth-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Jacket has rubbing at extremities; is otherwise in nice shape. Author's whimsical work focuses on the 'beach, boats and creatures' near family's vacation home in Maine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 178 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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The Scottish Highland Games in America, Donaldson, Emily Ann
23 Donaldson, Emily Ann The Scottish Highland Games in America
72803 Gretna, Louisiana USA Pelican Publishing Company 1986 0882894749 / 9780882894744 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Extensive detail and photos of Scottish Highland games are presented here. In good shape, with lenghthy inked ownership info., front free endpaper; otherwise clean and bright. Dust jacket has 1" and 1-1/2" closed tears to upper edge; else in good shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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My Wilderness - The Pacific West, DOUGLAS, William O.
24 DOUGLAS, William O. My Wilderness - The Pacific West
71282 Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Sharp copy of former Supreme Court Justice's work on the wilderness areas he favors in northwestern US. In full buff color cloth covers; title in bright gilt front cover. Interior has inkings on table of contents; otherwise clean and bright. DJ some chips at top & bottom; espectially at spine areas; now protected in clear removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Birding Guide to the Denver-Boulder Region, FOLZENLOGEN, Robert
25 FOLZENLOGEN, Robert Birding Guide to the Denver-Boulder Region
74271 Boulder, Colorado Pruett Publishing Company 1986 0871087103 / 9780871087102 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated first edition, first printing. Guide to the geographic locations in the Front Range of Colorado where birders can expect to find birds. Includes numerous photos and maps. In nice shape, clean and firm. With red star remainder mark, lower edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 164 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Handbook of Climbing   Fully endorsed by the British Mountaineering Council, FYFFE, Allen; PETER, Iain
26 FYFFE, Allen; PETER, Iain The Handbook of Climbing Fully endorsed by the British Mountaineering Council
79631 London Pelham Books 1990 0720718058 / 9780720718058 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
A comprehensive, illustrated guide to all manner of climbing-related topics. With sections on Rock Climbing, Snow, Ice and Winter Climbing and Alpine Climbing, plus assorted additional topics such as snow & avalanche and first aid; accompanied by loads of b&w and color photos and drawings. With a foreword by Hasmish MacInnes. --- In textured grey paper-covered hardcovers w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jacket with photos and drawings on front and back. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with light chafing to edges. Jacket with a couple of tears to edges and light crumpling, else intact.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); x, 373 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Angler's Eldorado: Zane Grey in New Zealand, GREY, Zane
27 GREY, Zane Angler's Eldorado: Zane Grey in New Zealand
79703 Roslyn, New York Walter J. Black, Inc. 1982 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Zane Grey's accounts of fishing adventures off New Zealand were first published in 1926. This later edition includes previously unpublished accounts of his visits to Mercury Bay and angling for mako shark. Includes numerous black and white photos and b&w drawings at chapter heads. With a foreword by the author's son, Loren Grey. --- In full blue paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with photo of Grey posing with a giant catch. --- A firm, clean, bright copy. Jacket with slight rubbing, glue remnant to front flap, else bright and newish.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); viii, 151 pages 
Price: 29.50 USD
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Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas, GREY, Zane
28 GREY, Zane Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas
79711 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1925 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A reprint edition of the author's accounts of fantastic fishing expeditions in then-untouched seas, including those off Cocos, Galapagos & Perlas Islands, Zihuatenejo and other mostly tropical locales. With 100 sepia photographs by the author and others, and b&w drawings by Lillian Wilhelm Smith depicting sites described herein. Stated publisher on title page is Harper & Brothers, but Grosset & Dunlap name appears on spine. --- In turquoise cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in blue on cover and spine, pictorial endpapers and blue topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owners' signatures and bookplate to front & rear paste-downs, yellowing to edges of cloth and mildly bumped cover corners, otherwise a firm, clean, unmarked copy.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); vii, 216 pages 
Price: 69.00 USD
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Tales of Southern Rivers, GREY, Zane
29 GREY, Zane Tales of Southern Rivers
79708 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1924 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A reprint edition of the author's accounts of fantastic fishing expeditions in warm climates, places such as the Everglades, the Gulf Stream, Latin American jungles, etc. With many sepia photos, depicting sites described herein. Stated publisher on title page is Harper & Brothers, but Grosset & Dunlap name appears on spine. --- In tan cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in crimson on cover and spine; red topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A possible ex-library copy, but faded numerals on spine are the only evidence thereof. Cuttings from the original dust jacket are taped to endpapers (including a photo of the author posing with a 318-pound tuna he caught at rear). Cloth is rubbed, spine a little faded; otherwise a firm, clean, unmarked copy.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; ix, 249 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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American Alpine Journal 2003, Volume 45, Issue 77: The World's Most Significant Climbs, HARLIN III, John (editor)
30 HARLIN III, John (editor) American Alpine Journal 2003, Volume 45, Issue 77: The World's Most Significant Climbs
77360 Golden, Colo. , U. S. A. American Alpine Club 2003 0930410939 / 9780930410933 Trade Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A summary, by the American Alpine Club, of notable worldwide climbs for the prior year, along with some history and other items of interest to the avid climber. This work is loaded with bright photos, drawings, maps and stories about various incredible worldwide climbs and climbers. --- A bright, firm, newish copy lacking signficant damages. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 496 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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A Cruising Guide to the Caribbean and the Bahamas: Including the North Coast of South America, Central America, and Yucatan., HART, Jerrems C.; STONE, William T.
31 HART, Jerrems C.; STONE, William T. A Cruising Guide to the Caribbean and the Bahamas: Including the North Coast of South America, Central America, and Yucatan.
78259 New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1976 0396072844 / 9780396072843 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Warmly inscribed and signed on half title by co-author Jerrems C. Hart, signing as 'Jerrems'. A very informative guide to sailing in the Caribbean, chock full of charts, photos, diagrams and charts (186 in total). Information is provided on harbors, routes, sea conditions, etc. Includes maps of the Caribbean area at endpapers. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jacket with color Jim McNitt cover photo of sailing action. --- A bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with chafing & small tears, especially along top edge; else in good shape and bearing original $20 flap price. DJ in removable archival mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiv, 578 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Manual for Bird Watching in the Americas, Heintzelman, Donald S
32 Heintzelman, Donald S A Manual for Bird Watching in the Americas
72316 New York Universe Books 1979 087663336X / 9780876633366 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
Guide to birdwatching, with a western hemisphere approach to locating good sites for the hobby. With dozen of photos & extensive lists of suggested readings. A nice copy, in full red cloth covers w/bright white lettering, spine; remainder mark lower edge. W/prev owner's inked info front free endpaper. DJ has light scuffing at edges; otherwise intact. ; 1 x 9.4 x 6.8 Inches; 255 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Hell or High Water: Surviving Tibet's Tsangpo River, HELLER, Peter
33 HELLER, Peter Hell or High Water: Surviving Tibet's Tsangpo River
78898 Rodale Books 2004 1579548725 / 9781579548728 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. An account of the descent by 7 kayakers down the treacherous Tsangpo River gorge. With maps at endpapers. --- In blue and black paper-covered boards; jacket features photo of kayak in rough water. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy without a hint of wear; in similar jacket. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 278 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Dangerous Summer, HEMINGWAY, Ernest
34 HEMINGWAY, Ernest The Dangerous Summer
79839 New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1985 0684183552 / 9780684183558 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. Mr. Hemingway's magazine writing assignment covering the bullfighting season in Spain in 1959 turned into this book-length work. B&W photos in two sections. With an introduction by James A. Michener and glossary of terms and index. --- In blue quarter cloth over blue paper-covered boards, with red topstain, titling on spine and author facsimile signature on cover in gilt. Jacket with Larry Burrows portrait of Hemingway on back cover. --- With a couple of small soiled spots to covers, slight foxing to textblock edges, minor sunning to cover edges; interior clean and unmarked. Dust jacket bears original $17.95 flap price with noticeable rubbing, otherwise bright and intact; in removable archival mylar protector.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); ix, 228 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Hunting with Hemingway: Based on the Stories of Leicester Hemingway, HEMINGWAY, Hilary; LINDSAY, Jeffry P.
35 HEMINGWAY, Hilary; LINDSAY, Jeffry P. Hunting with Hemingway: Based on the Stories of Leicester Hemingway
76999 New York Riverhead Books 2000 1573221597 / 9781573221597 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The daughter of Ernest Hemingway's younger brother, Leicester Hemingway shares some of her father's tales of big-game hunting with his brother. The stories were contained on a cassette tape left to her after her father's death. --- In olive and beige paper-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. --- A bright, clean, firm copy lacking apparent damages, in similar jacket. Dust jacket in removable archival mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 317 pages 
Price: 27.50 USD
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Book of the Black Bass Comprising It's Complete Scientific And Life History, Henshall, James A.
36 Henshall, James A. Book of the Black Bass Comprising It's Complete Scientific And Life History
73185 Montgomery, Alabama USA Bass Angler Sportsman Society 1987 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
1987 facsimile of the work which originally was published by Robert Clarke & Co. in 1881. Includes wide variety of information about this much sought-after game fish. True to the original edition, complete with numerous illustrations, advertising at the back and list of the original publisher's other works. In full dark green leatherette covers w/gilt image of bass on cover. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 463 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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California Mountain Ranges, HILL, Russell B.
37 HILL, Russell B. California Mountain Ranges
80407 Helena, Montana Falcon Press 1986 0934318778 / 9780934318778 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A tour of California's many mountain ranges, from the Siskiyous in the north to the Chocolate Mountains in the south. With bright color photos throughout. Arranged by zones (Sierra Nevada, North Coast, etc.). Number One in publisher's California Geographic Series. --- In softcover with color image of lush mountain scene on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with a little rubbing to covers & a crease to front cover.; Oblong Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 120 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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High in Thin Cold Air: The Story of the Himalayan Expedition Led by Sir Edmund Hillary, Sponsored by World Book Encyclopedia, HILLARY, Sir Edmund; DOIG, Desmond
38 HILLARY, Sir Edmund; DOIG, Desmond High in Thin Cold Air: The Story of the Himalayan Expedition Led by Sir Edmund Hillary, Sponsored by World Book Encyclopedia
79652 Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1962 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
An account of the first ascent of Mount Everest by Sir Edmund Hillary and his party. Accompanied by plenty of black and white and color photos; Palacios maps at endpapers. --- In grey cloth-covered boards with spine titling in silver on blue block. Jacket with image of Everest on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Bright unclipped jacket with a little chafing to edges, otherwise in good shape.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 258 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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East of Everest: An Account of the New Zealand Alpine Club Himalayan Expedition to the Barun Valley in 1954, HILLARY,Sir Edmund; LOWE, George
39 HILLARY,Sir Edmund; LOWE, George East of Everest: An Account of the New Zealand Alpine Club Himalayan Expedition to the Barun Valley in 1954
78592 New York E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc. [ca.1954-58] Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
The region to the east and south of Everest was largely unknown to the outside world when Sir Edmund and his fellow climbers sought to explore and map the area in the vicinity of the Barun Valley. With a section of 48 pages of b&w photogravure illustrations, as well as 3 maps of the area. --- In full navy textured paper-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Jacket with color image of hikers climbing in the snow. Undated, but likely published ca.1954-58. --- A clean, firm copy but with a touch of yellowing to leaves. Fair only dust jacket with sizeable tears and creasing; bears orig. $5 flap price.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 70, 48 pages 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Canine Colorado  Where to Go and What to Do with Your Dog, Hirschfeld, Cindy
40 Hirschfeld, Cindy Canine Colorado Where to Go and What to Do with Your Dog
72319 Golden, Colo. , U. S. A. Fulcrum Publishing 1998 155591375x / 9781555913755 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Sharp copy, clean & bright. With author's signature, title page and sticker to that effect, front cover. ; 0.5 x 8.9 x 5.9 Inches; 224 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 12.00 USD
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