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 #: OP1640AB-677
TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE IN THE TERRITORY OF ALASKA Frederick Whymper 1868 1st UK edition Hardcover Fine
By Whymper, Frederick
Price: $175.00

List Price: $450.00
You Save $275.00 (61%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
London, 1868, 1st edition. 353 pp, 16 wood-engraved plates and 20 wood-engraved text illus, folding map. Early account of Russian-American  Overland Telegraph Expedition of 1865-66 in Alaska.  Whymper was artist on the expedition. See examples of wood-engraved plates below. Hardcover half leather with marbled boards, some edge wear.  Interior is Fine and binding is VG+ condition.




Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
TRACKS ACROSS ALASKA: A DOG SLED JOURNEY Alastair Scott 1990 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine-New 2 Copies Available
By: Scott, Alastair
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $17.01 (85%)
- Item # BK1405-6142
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SEASON OF ADVENTURE: TRAVELING TALES AND OUTDOOR JOURNEYS OF WOMEN OVER 50 Jean Gould 1996 New Paperback
By: Gould, Jean (Editor)
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $15.95, You Save $10.96 (69%)
- Item # BK538-635
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A SUMMER IN ALASKA. A POPULAR ACCOUNT OF THE TRAVELS OF AN ALASKA EXPLORING EXPEDITION ALONG THE GREAT YUKON RIVER, FROM ITS SOURCE TO ITS MOUTH, IN THE BRITISH NORTH-WEST TERRITORY AND IN THE TERRITORY OF ALASKA Schwatka 1894 Hardcover Near Fine
By: Schwatka, Frederick
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $10.01 (33%)
- Item # PL801A-239
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCRAMBLES AMONGST THE ALPS IN THE YEARS 1860 - 1869 Edward Whymper 2002 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Whymper, Edward
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $14.00, You Save $10.01 (72%)
- Item # BK1689-9175
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CONTINENTAL DRIFTER : DISPATCHES FROM THE FARTHEST PARTS OF THE EARTH Michael McRae 1993 1st ed Hardcover DJ New
By: McRae, Michael
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $21.95, You Save $19.00 (87%)
- Item # BK1000-274
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OUT OF THE NOOSPHERE: ADVENTURE, SPORTS, TRAVEL, AND THE ENVIRONMENT 1998 Paperback New 2 Copies Available
By: Outside Magazine (The Editors Of)
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $12.05 (80%)
- Item # BK5848-8362
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NAHANNI Dick Turner 1975 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Turner, Dick
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $7.01 (70%)
- Item # OP5679-492
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ON THE SHORES OF THE MEDITERRANEAN Newby, Eric 1984 1st ed DJ
By: Newby, Eric
Price $15.00
- Item #
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BAEDEKER'S SWITZERLAND AND THE ADJACENT PORTIONS OF ITALY, SAVOY AND THE TYROL Karl Baedeker 1907 22nd ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Baedeker, Karl
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $20.01 (57%)
- Item # OPG5763B-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DIE SCHWEIZ MEBST DEN ANGRENZENDEN THEILEN VON OBERITALIEN, SAVOYEN UND TIROL [SWITZERLAND, TOGETHER WITH THE ADJACENT PARTS OF NORTHERN ITALY, SAVOY AND TYROL] Karl Baedeker 1877 17th ed Hardcover Very Good
By: Baedeker, Karl
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.01 (60%)
- Item # OPG5763C-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


ANNAPURNA FIRST CONQUEST OF AN 8000-METER PEAK [26,493 feet] 1st USA ed DJ Near Fine SIGNED BY MAURICE HERZOG
By: Herzog, Maurice
Price $350.00 ~ Regular $400.00, You Save $50.00 (12%)
- Item # OP106-357
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIGH EXPOSURE: A LIFELONG PASSION FOR EVEREST AND UNFORGIVING PLACES 1999 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by 4: Pete Athans, Jamling Tenzing, Ed Viesturs, Jon Krakauer
By: Breashears, David and Jeff Long
Price $79.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $70.01 (47%)
- Item # BK634B-425
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINS OF THE MIDDLE KINGDOM: EXPLORING THE HIGH PEAKS OF CHINA AND TIBET Galen Rowell 1983 Paperback Fine
By: Rowell, Galen
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $30.01 (86%)
- Item # BK1334B-297
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
UNKNOWN PLEASURES: COLLECTED WRITING ON LIFE, DEATH, CLIMBING AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN Andy Kirkpatrick 2018 1st edition Hardcover DJ as New
By: Kirkpatrick, Andy
Price $49.95
- Item # BK4165-471
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMONG THE CLOUDS: WORK, WIT AND WILD WEATHER AT THE MOUNT WASHINGTON OBSERVATORY Eric Pinder 2008 1st ed New Paperback
By: Pinder, Eric
Price $5.95 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $14.05 (70%)
- Item # BK4598-836
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NOTHING VENTURE, NOTHING WIN Edmund Hillary 1975 Uncorrected Proof Paperback Very Good
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $99.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $0.95 (1%)
- Item # OP324B-732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OLD GLORY: AN AMERICAN VOYAGE 1982 Jonathan Raban Paperback Near Fine
By: Raban, Johnathan
Price $3.95 ~ Regular $8.95, You Save $5.00 (56%)
- Item # OP6333-293
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EVEREST LHOTSE ADVENTURE Albert Eggler 1957 1st edition Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Ernst Reiss [Lhotse 1st Ascent, Everest 2nd ascent]
By: Eggler, Albert
Price $295.00 ~ Regular $400.00, You Save $105.00 (26%)
- Item # OP297AB-677
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LEGS ON EVEREST Mark Inglis 2007
By: Inglis, Mark
Price $34.99 ~ Regular $49.95, You Save $14.96 (30%)
- Item # BK2234
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 1953 UK ed SIGNED by 45+ great climbers: Kor, Anker, Beckey, Bonington, Habeler, Hillary, Hornbein, Messner, Washburn, Jim Whittaker, Venables, Schoening etc
By: Hunt, John and Ed Hillary
Price $4500.00 ~ Regular $7500.00, You Save $3000.00 (40%)
- Item # OP001C-425
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart