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 #: OP117-959
YOSEMITE CLIMBER 1983 1st ed SIGNED by George Meyers
By Meyers, George
Price: $195.00


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

Modesto, 1983, 1st edition, 1st edition. 96 pp, 87 color photos. The first color photo book on Yosemite climbing. Essays by John Long, Molly Higgins, Billy Westby, etc. There is a great thread about this book on the website Supertopo.com. Hardcover, pictorial cover, no DJ issued. Near Fine to Fine condition.

This is a quote from one of the climbers who was there in the 1970s:
 
'George [Meyers] calls the book the “high school yearbook” of the valley in the 70’s. It captures like no other publication the spirit and energy of that era.

'Those of us who were there are fortunate that George had the gumption to take on the project and chronicle that time for our memories and our grandchildren. My favorite photo is George’s of Bachar and Gib Lewis on Orangutan Arch, with the climbers in the sun in front of looming, dark depths behind; a really fantastic picture.'
 
This is another quote from the Supertopo wesbite:
 
'As a teenager in the 1970's growing up in the Bay Area and climbing in Yosemite I devoured every word and every photo in Yosemite Climber. It was really an inspirational book and I strived to do all the routes and follow in the footsteps of the pioneers and dirtbags shown in it. Even today I love to pull it out and get nostalgic about how much of an influence it had on my teen years.'
 
 


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
WHY I AM NOT A CONSERVATIONIST Michael P. Cohen 1983 Card Covered Pamphlet Fine
By: Cohen, Michael P.
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $29.95, You Save $25.96 (87%)
- Item # OP6220-388
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LAKELAND TODAY Arthur Knowles 1983 Paperback Fine
By: Knowles, Arthur
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $12.00, You Save $8.01 (67%)
- Item # OP7197-584
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST THE UNCLIMBED RIDGE 1983 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Chris Bonington
By: Bonington, Chris and Charles Clarke
Price $65.00 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $10.00 (13%)
- Item # OP16A-866
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE PROPOSED YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK - TREASURES & FEATURES John Muir 1976 reprint Paperback Fine
By: Muir, John
Price $9.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $90.95 (91%)
- Item # OP6480-406
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
FOUR BOYS IN THE YOSEMITE [Novel] Everett T. Tomlinson 1911 1st ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Tomlinson, Everett T.
Price $29.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $70.95 (71%)
- Item # OP6525-406
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE: THE PSYCHOLOGY & SOCIOLOGY OF ADVENTURE Richard Mitchell 1983 1st ed Paperback Near Fine
By: Mitchell, Richard
Price $0.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $24.01 (96%)
- Item # OP1683A-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BEYOND THE VERTICAL Layton Kor 1983 1st edition DJ Near Fine SIGNED by 2: Steve Roper and Allen Steck.
By: Kor, Layton
Price $90.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $60.00 (40%)
- Item # OP9-8662
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIKERS AND CLIMBERS GUIDE TO THE SANDIAS [New Mexico] Mike Hill 1983 2nd ed Paperback Near Fine
By: Hill, Mike
Price $4.99
- Item # GB797-312
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINS OF THE MIDDLE KINGDOM: EXPLORING THE HIGH PEAKS OF CHINA AND TIBET 1983 1st edition Hardcover DJ Fine FLAT SIGNED by Galen Rowell
By: Rowell, Galen
Price $69.00 ~ Regular $195.00, You Save $126.00 (65%)
- Item # OP1334A-942
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


THE LONGEST CLIMB: BACK FROM THE ABYSS Pritchard 2005 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Pritchard, Paul
Price $3.95 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $16.05 (80%)
- Item # BK2039-8363
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE LAST OF HIS KIND: THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF BRADFORD WASHBURN, AMERICA'S BOLDEST MOUNTAINEER David Roberts 2009 1st ed New Hardcover Multiple Copies Available
By: Roberts, David
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $25.99, You Save $22.00 (85%)
- Item # BK2431-297
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ASCENT OF EVEREST 1953 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine with postcard SIGNED by John Hunt
By: Hunt, John
Price $150.00 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $200.00 (57%)
- Item # OP001B-
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALPINE JOURNAL 2013 THE JOURNAL OF THE ALPINE CLUB. A RECORD OF MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE AND SCIENTIFIC OBSERVATION (UK) Volume 117 Number 361 AJ FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
By: Goodwin, Steve, ed. Alpine Club UK
Price $59.95
- Item # AJ2013
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
QUOTABLE CLIMBER Jonathan Waterman 1998 Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Waterman, Jonathan (Editor)
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $10.01 (50%)
- Item # BK1653-420
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AT GRIPS WITH JANNU Jean Franco 1967 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Franco, Jean and Lionel Terray
Price $139.00 ~ Regular $250.00, You Save $111.00 (44%)
- Item # OP1237-9312
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MISCHIEF GOES SOUTH H. W. Tilman 1968 1st UK edition DJ Fine
By: Tilman, H. W.
Price $55.00 ~ Regular $200.00, You Save $145.00 (72%)
- Item # OP1756-959
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FINAL FLIGHT: THE MYSTERY OF A WWII PLANE CRASH AND THE FROZEN AIRMEN IN THE HIGH SIERRA Peter Stekel 2010 1st ed New Paperback
By: Stekel, Peter
Price $19.95
- Item # BK4264-931
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EAST OF KATMANDU Tom Weir 1956 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Very Good
By: Weir, Tom
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $30.01 (60%)
- Item # OP1627-959
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
KANGCHENJUNGA: THE UNTRODDEN PEAK Charles Evans 1956 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Joe Brown, George Band, Norman Hardie, John Jackson and Tony Streather
By: Evans, Charles
Price $650.00 ~ Regular $750.00, You Save $100.00 (13%)
- Item # OP415A-902
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart