Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: BK1826-363
K2: MILLENOVECENTOCINQUANTAQUATTRO [K2: 1954] Roberto Mantovani, Aldo Audisio 1994 1st ed Softcover Fine
By Audisio, Aldo, Roberto Mantovani
Price: $19.99

List Price: $150.00
You Save $130.01 (87%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

Italy, Museo nazionale della montagna Duca degli Abruzzi, 1994, 1st edition. 213 pp, many color and b/w photos. In Italian. Larger format paperback (only edition). Fine.

The story of the Italian's first ascent of K2 in 1954, plus a history of K2 with many photos, movie posters and stills and other items never published before. 

Italian with a short English summary at the end, photographs in color and black & white, history of the first ascent by Roberto Mantovani, interviews with Ardito Desio (expedition leader), Achille Compagnoni (summiter) and Lino Lacedelli (summiter), reproductions of postage stamps, posters, advertisements, postcards and many other items having to do with the first ascent. 
 
Published by the Italian Mountaineering Museum in Turin which has published many books on exploration and mountaineering, most of which have never been available in America. All books are thick paperbacks, 9'x9' using excellent paper, strong bindings and superior photo reproduction. Many have English text or captions. 

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
SKI & SCI: STORIA, MITO, TRADIZIONE [SKIING: HISTORY, MYTH AND TRADITIONS] Aldo Audisio 1991 Paperback Fine
By: Audisio, Aldo
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $49.95, You Save $39.96 (80%)
- Item # BK2161-363
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
L'AVVENTURA ANTARTICA: IMMAGINIE STORIA [ANTARCTIC ADVENTURE: IMAGES AND HISTORY] Aldo Audisio 1990 1st ed Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Audisio, Aldo
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $39.95, You Save $29.96 (75%)
- Item # PL120-3632
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OSTERREICH: OSTERREICH-WEST BEREICH V-IX] ALPINE SPORT CLIMBING IN AUSTRIA: AUSTRIA WEST AREA V-IX] Sigfried Moschen 1994 1st ed Softcover and Top Cards in Folder Fine
By: Moschen, Sigfried
Price $4.99
- Item # GB5735-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: THE HISTORY OF THE HIMALAYAN GIANT Roberto Mantovani 1997 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Mantovani, Roberto and Kurt Diemberger
Price $25.99
- Item # BK939-308
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: THE HISTORY OF THE HIMALAYAN GIANT Roberto Mantovani 1997 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by 11: Breashears, Bonington, Webster, Hornbein, Diemberger, Messner, Morrow, Tabei, Wielicki, Karo and Babu Chiri Sherpa
By: Mantovani, Roberto and Kurt Diemberger
Price $249.99 ~ Regular $499.95, You Save $249.96 (50%)
- Item # BK939-381
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIKING IN THE NORTHEASTERN UNITED STATES Yves Seguin 1994 1st ed Paperback Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Seguin, Yves
Price $3.95 ~ Regular $12.95, You Save $9.00 (69%)
- Item # GB830-8677
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LA CONQUETE DU FITZ-ROY [THE CONQUEST OF FITZROY] M.A. Azema. 1954 1st ed Softcover Near Fine
By: Azema, M.A.
Price $29.99
- Item # OP465B-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MORE SCRAMBLES IN THE LAKE DISTRICT Brian R. Evans 1994 Softcover New
By: Evans, R. Brian
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # GB103-354
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OJOS DEL SALADO: AUF DEN HOCHSTEN VULKAN DER ERDE [OJOS DEL SOLADO: ON THE HIGHEST VOLCANO ON EARTH] Roland and Eva Hogenschurz 1999 2nd ed Softcover Fine
By: Hogenschurz, Roland and Eva
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $130.01 (87%)
- Item # OP5427--559
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
URBAN ROCK: STONEY POINT TOP ROPE GUIDE [CALIFORNIA] Owen 1994
By: Owen, Chris
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $10.00 (29%)
- Item # OPG80
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


DON WHILLANS: PORTRAIT OF A MOUNTAINEER Don Whillans 1971 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine 3 Copies Available SIGNED by Chris Bonington, Layton Kor and Doug Scott
By: Whillans, Don and Alick Ormerod
Price $219.99 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $230.01 (51%)
- Item # OP1745C-9593
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ALPS IN 1864: A PRIVATE JOURNAL Two volumes. A.W. Moore 1939 3rd ed No DJ Fine
By: Moore, A.W.
Price $24.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $25.01 (50%)
- Item # OP170-267
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIGHEST ANDES: A RECORD OF THE FIRST ASCENT OF ACONCAGUA AND TUPUNGATO IN ARGENTINA, AND THE SURROUNDING VALLEYS Edward A. Fitzgerald 1899 1st US ed Hardcover Fine
By: Fitzgerald, Edward A.
Price $285.00 ~ Regular $500.00, You Save $215.00 (43%)
- Item # OP230A-931
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE SELKIRK MOUNTAINS: A GUIDE FOR MOUNTAIN CLIMBERS AND PILGRIMS A.O. Wheeler A. O. 1912 1st ed Bound Paperback Fine
By: Wheeler, A.O.
Price $125.00 ~ Regular $250.00, You Save $125.00 (50%)
- Item # OP1537B-295
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: 50 YEARS ON TOP OF THE WORLD George Band 2003 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine INSCRIBED by George Band
By: Band, George
Price $50.00 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $50.00 (50%)
- Item # BK1224A-388
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MISCHIEF IN PATAGONIA H.W. Tilman 1957 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 copies available
By: Tilman, H. W.
Price $129.00 ~ Regular $250.00, You Save $121.00 (48%)
- Item # OP415-9592
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ARABIAN SANDS Wilfred Thesiger 1959 1st US ed Hardcover No DJ Near Fine-Fine
By: Thesiger, Wilfred
Price $15.00 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $15.00 (50%)
- Item # OP39B-212
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MAGIC MOUNTAINS Rennie McOwan 1996 Hardcover DJ New 2 Copies Available
By: McOwan, Rennie
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $20.01 (80%)
- Item # BK980-2742
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
INTO THIN AIR: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT OF THE MOUNT EVEREST DISASTER Jon Krakauer 1997 True 1st ed 1st ptg Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Krakauer, Jon
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $21.96 (88%)
- Item # BK814E-48015
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE 1963 AMERICAN MOUNT EVEREST EXPEDITION SCIENCE IN AN EXTREME ENVIRONMENT Philip W. Clements 2018 Hardcover New
By: Clements, Philip W.
Price $34.95
- Item # BK4154-
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart