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 #: OP1560-896
THE MOUNTAIN SPIRIT Tobias and Drasdo 1979 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By Tobias, Michael and Harold Drasdo
Price: $4.99

List Price: $35.00
You Save $30.01 (86%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

New York, Overlook Press, 1979, 1st edition. 264 pp, 50 b/w photos. Larger hardcover with dust jacket. Fine. 

A mountaineering anthology that goes from mythology and legends to modern extreme climbing. Includes some obscure stories such as Philip Temple and his and Harrer's first ascent of Carstenz Pyramid in New Guinea in 1962. 

'The dust jacket states that the authors 'hope to reveal a unanimous passion stemming from the mountain: a passion which: ... continues to exert an unusual influence upon art, introspection and culture. To this end, they have assembled writings from mountain authors as diverse as T. S. Blakeney and Galen Rowell, Evelio Echevarria and John Gill.
 


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
TRAIL AND TIMBERLINE 1962 - 1998 As Available Not a Set $5 each
By: Colorado Mountain Club
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $5.00 (50%)
- Item # JR727A-966
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MIRRORS IN THE CLIFFS: A HUNDRED MOUNTAINEERING ARTICLES Jim Perrin 1983 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Perrin, Jim
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $30.01 (86%)
- Item # OP1178A-9412
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ROPE BOY Dennis Gray 1979 2nd UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Gray, Dennis
Price $8.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $26.01 (74%)
- Item # OP531B-966
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE SPIRIT OF THE MOUNTAINS [Great Mountain Photos] 2017 Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: International Mountain Summit
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $30.01 (75%)
- Item # BK5870-968p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ROPE BOY Dennis Gray 1970 1st UK ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Gray, Dennis
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $10.00 (29%)
- Item # OP531-949
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
1974 ASCENT: THE SIERRA CLUB MOUNTAINEERING JOURNAL Near Fine-Fine [Not Signed] Multiple Copies Available
By: Sierra Club, Steve Roper and Allen Steck
Price $5.95 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $69.05 (92%)
- Item # JR167C-8793
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
1974 ASCENT: THE SIERRA CLUB MOUNTAINEERING JOURNAL Very Good [Not Signed]
By: Sierra Club, Steve Roper and Allen Steck
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $55.00, You Save $50.05 (91%)
- Item # JR167A-105A
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ICE EXPERIENCE 1979 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine SIGNED by Jeff Lowe
By: Lowe, Jeff
Price $95.00 ~ Regular $250.00, You Save $155.00 (62%)
- Item # OP92B-879
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ICE EXPERIENCE Jeff Lowe 1979 1st edition Hardcover Fine
By: Lowe, Jeff
Price $24.00 ~ Regular $95.00, You Save $71.00 (75%)
- Item # OP92CAB-884
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BOARDMAN TASKER OMNIBUS [Savage Arena, Everest The Cruel Way, The Shining Mountain, Sacred Summits] Peter Boardman, Joe Tasker 1996 Thick Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Boardman, Peter and Joe Tasker
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $20.00 (44%)
- Item # BK153-8733p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Softcover Fine SIGNED by David Breashears
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $60.00, You Save $15.00 (25%)
- Item # BK283E-940p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MICK BOWIE: THE HERMITAGE YEARS 1969 reprint Hardcover No DJ Near Fine SIGNED by Nick and Nan Bowie
By: Bowie, Nan
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $65.01 (87%)
- Item # OP931A-879
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ANTARCTICA SEVEN YEARS AFTER THE IGT: UNITED STATES SCIENTIFIC AND SUPPORT ACTIVITIES 1964-1965 Richard Light
By: Light, Richard
Price $9.99
- Item # PL4567-872
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STORIES OF ICE: ADVENTURE, COMMERCE AND CREATIVITY ON CANADA'S GLACIERS Lynn Martel 2020 1st ed Softcover Fine
By: Martel, Lynn
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $20.05 (50%)
- Item # BK4283-874
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EXPLORING THE HIDDEN HIMALAYA Soli Mehta and Harish Kapadia 1990 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Mehta, Soli and Harish Kapadia
Price $39.95 ~ Regular $49.95, You Save $10.00 (20%)
- Item # BK1004-932
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBING TO FREEDOM: CLIMBS, CLIMBERS & THE CLIMBING LIFE Dick Dorworth 2015 1st ed Softcover Fine
By: Dorworth, Dick
Price $19.95
- Item # BK3416-870
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCIENCE AT THE EXTREME Scientists on the Cutting Edge of Discovery Peter Lane Taylor 2001 1st ed Hardcover DJ New 2 Copies Available
By: Taylor, Peter Lane
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $29.95, You Save $24.96 (83%)
- Item # BK1529-5832
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIGH CRIMES: THE FATE OF EVEREST IN AN AGE OF GREED Michael Kodas 2008 1st ed Hardcover DJ New Multiple Copies Available
By: Kodas, Michael
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $19.96 (80%)
- Item # BK2274-9415
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIGHEST AND HARDEST: A MOUNTAIN CLIMBER'S LIFETIME ODYSSEY TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD Chris Kopczynski 2022 1st ed Hardcover Multiple Copies Available SIGNED by Chris Kopczynski
By: Kopczynski, Chris
Price $26.95 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $23.05 (46%)
- Item # BK4603-87516
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NANGA PARBAT DAS DRAMA 1970 UND DIE KONTROVERSE: WIE DIE MESSNER TRAGODIE ZUM GROSSTEN STREITFALL IN DER ALPINGESCHICHTE WURDE [Nanga Parbat 1970 Controversy: How the Messner Tragedy Became the Largest Dispute in Alpine History] New Hardcover DJ
By: Hemmleb, Jochen
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $30.01 (60%)
- Item # BK2589-933
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart