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 #: OP6437-2412
INTRODUCTION TO MOUNTAINEERING George Alan Smith 1957 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good-Near Fine 2 Copies Available [Not Signed]
By Smith, George Alan
Price: $1.99

List Price: $45.00
You Save $43.01 (96%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
New York, 1957, 1st edition. 128 pp, photos. Concise introduction to rock climbing, mountaineering, and its history. 4 copies Hardcover, Dust Jacket may be chipped, Very Good-Fine. also 1 copy, no DJ, Fine.
 
From Wikipedia:
John Roskelley is a noted mountain climber and author from Spokane, Washington, and is known for his first ascents and notable ascents of 7000 and 8000 meter peaks in Nepal, India, and Pakistan.

"The purpose of this book," writes George Alan Smith, "is to inculcate some of the fundamental principles of mountaineering, to convey some sense of the enormous satisfactions of the sport into the minds and hearts of those who aspire to the heights. The ascent from the valley to the ramparts o the mountain, the struggle up rock-ribbed regions of snow and ice to the summit, the ensuing return to the valley, an take on the stature of something more than mere sport. It can become a way of life."

Introduction by James Ramsey Ullman.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
INTRODUCTION TO MOUNTAINEERING 1957 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine 2 Copies Available SIGNED by George Alan Smith
By: Smith, George Alan
Price $5.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $39.01 (87%)
- Item # OP6437A-2412
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
INTRODUCTION TO MOUNTAINEERING George Smith 1967 Rev US or UK ed Hardcover No DJ Very Good
By: Smith, George Alan
Price $1.99
- Item # OP6437D-241
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM EVEREST TO ENLIGHTENMENT AN ADVENTURE OF THE SOUL 1999 1st ed Paperback Fine SIGNED by Alan Hobson
By: Hobson, Alan
Price $30.00
- Item # OP2218-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WASATCH MIXED A GUIDE TO NORTHERN UTAH'S MIXED AND SELECT ICE ROUTES Nathan Smith and Doug Heinrich 2012 2nd ed New Paperback 2 Copies Available SIGNED by Nathan Smith
By: Smith, Nathan and Doug Heinrich
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $23.95, You Save $19.00 (79%)
- Item # GB2526-9562
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALPINE CENTENARY 1857 - 1957 THE SIXTY-SECOND VOLUME (NO. 295) OF THE ALPINE JOURNAL NOVEMBER 1957 DJ VG to Near Fine.
By: Alpine Journal, F.H. Keenlyside, editor, Assisted by D.F.O. Dangar and T.S. Blakeney
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $25.01 (83%)
- Item # OP3318-468
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINEERING AND ROCK CLIMBING Tom Lyman and Bill Riviere 1975 1st ed Hardcover No DJ Good-Very Good 2 Copies Available
By: Lyman, Tom and Bill Riviere
Price $0.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $19.01 (95%)
- Item # OP7141-5842
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HARVARD MOUNTAINEERING NUMBER 9 JUNE 1949 2 copies available
By: Harvard Mountaineering Club No 9
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $20.01 (80%)
- Item # JR26-09-3933
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE CLIMBING ART MAGAZINE
By: THE CLIMBING ART MAGAZINE Pat Ament
Price $3.00
- Item # JR156-
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBS IN THE CANADIAN ROCKIES Frank S. Smythe 1950 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Very Good-Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Smythe, Frank S.
Price $24.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $5.01 (17%)
- Item # OP1741A-2412
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GUIDE TO THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL FROM CONNECTICUT-NEW YORK STATE LINE TO THE SUSQUEHANA RIVER, PA 1957 4th ed Softcover Very Good
By: New York - New Jersey Trail Conference
Price $9.99
- Item # OPG5646-867
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
INTRODUCTION TO MOUNTAINEERING 1957 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine 2 Copies Available SIGNED by George Alan Smith
By: Smith, George Alan
Price $5.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $39.01 (87%)
- Item # OP6437A-2412
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
INTRODUCTION TO MOUNTAINEERING George Smith 1967 Rev US or UK ed Hardcover No DJ Very Good
By: Smith, George Alan
Price $1.99
- Item # OP6437D-241
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WUNDER DES SCHNEESCHUHS: EIN SYSTEM DES RICHTIGEN SKILAUFENS UND SEINE ANWENDUNG IM ALPINEN GELANDELAUF [THE WONDERS OF SKI-ING: A METHOD OF CORRECT SKI-ING AND ITS APPLICATIONS TO ALPINE RUNNING] Schneider and Fanck 1925 1st ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Schneider, Hannes and Arnold Fanck
Price $125.00
- Item # OP4057C-713
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
COLD OCEANS: ADVENTURES IN KAYAK, ROWBOAT, AND DOGSLED. Turk, Jon 1998 HC
By: Turk, Jon
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.01 (60%)
- Item # PL214
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOVIN' OUT: EQUIPMENT AND TECHNIQUES FOR EASTERN HIKERS Harry Roberts 1975 1st ed Paperback Fine
By: Roberts, Harry
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP3874-560
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LANDS OF THE HIMALAYAS Dennis Gunton 1995 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Gunton, Dennis
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $30.01 (75%)
- Item # OP3459-612
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
INTO THE WILD Jon Krakauer 1997 Paperback Near Fine
By: Krakauer, Jon
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $12.95, You Save $10.96 (85%)
- Item # BK810B-526
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TOUCHING THE VOID Joe Simpson 1998 Paperback Fine-New Multiple copies available
By: Simpson, Joe, Foreword by Chris Bonington
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $13.00, You Save $10.05 (77%)
- Item # BK1443B-2415
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DUKE OF THE ABRUZZI: AN EXPLORER'S LIFE Mirella Tenderini 1997 1st ed Hardcover New
By: Tenderini, Mirella and Michael Shandrick.
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $19.96 (80%)
- Item # BK1533-209
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
K2 THE SAVAGE MOUNTAIN Charles Houston, Robert Bates 1954 1st ed Hardcover No DJ Fine 3 Copies Available SIGNED by Dee Molenaar
By: Houston, Charles and Robert Bates
Price $99.00
- Item # OP412G-2853
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE BREACH: KILIMANJARO AND THE CONQUEST OF SELF Rob Taylor 1981 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine Multiple Copies Available [Not Singed]
By: Taylor, Rob
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $30.01 (86%)
- Item # BK1522-21211
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY Edmund Hillary 1979 1st US ed Hardcover DJ/No DJ Fine 2 Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $10.00
- Item # OP322A-1132
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart