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 #: OP1755A-9493
IN HIGH PLACES Dougal Haston 1973 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available [Not Signed]
By Haston, Dougal
Price: $19.95

List Price: $50.00
You Save $30.05 (60%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
New York/London, 1973, 1st US edition or 1st UK edition, 2nd impression. 168 pp, 20 b/w photos, index. Original black cloth hardcover with silver lettering on spine and dust jacket. Fine condition.

Autobiography of the legendary Scottish climber, who was the first Briton to summit Everest. 
 
Dougal Haston covers the years from his childhood in Scotland, where his love for climbing was first sparked, through to his development into perhaps the most formidable climber of his generation - his reputation forged by his successful ascents of familiar peaks by unfamiliar routes.
 
In his own words Dougal Haston covers the years from his childhood in Scotland, where his love of climbing was first sparked, through to his development into perhaps the most formidable climber of his generation; his reputation forged by his successful ascents of familiar peaks by unfamiliar routes (of which the most famous was the Eiger Direct). Infused throughout with his passion for climbing and his great determination to succeed, In High Places is a compelling and eye-opening portrait of the climber as a young man and a must read for all those with an interest in mountaineering.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
IN HIGH PLACES Dougal Haston 1997 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Haston, Dougal
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $15.95, You Save $10.96 (69%)
- Item # BK605A-96722
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
IN HIGH PLACES Dougal Haston 1972 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Chris Bonington
By: Haston, Dougal
Price $139.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $10.01 (7%)
- Item # OP1755-952
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EIGER DIRECT Peter Gillman, Dougal Haston 1966 1st ed Hardcover DJ
By: Gillman, Peter, Dougal Haston, Chris Bonington (Photos)
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $125.00, You Save $80.00 (64%)
- Item # OP454A-106
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CANADIAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1973 VOLUME 56 Multiple copies available
By: Alpine Club of Canada
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $25.01 (71%)
- Item # CAJ1973-1978
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A SURVEY OF ANDEAN ASCENTS 1961-1970 PART I: VENEZUELA, COLOMBIA, ECUADOR, PERU Echevarria 1973 Softcover Fine Multiple Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Echevarria, Evelio C.
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $5.05 (34%)
- Item # OP1362B-1179
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WITH FRIENDS IN HIGH PLACES: AN ANATOMY OF THOSE WHO TAKE TO THE HILLS Malcolm Slesser 2006 Paperback New
By: Slesser, Malcolm
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $14.95, You Save $9.96 (67%)
- Item # BK2393-282
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMERICAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1977 Multiple copies available Rare Undamaged Cover Unsoeld Nanda Devi
By: American Alpine Club 1977 Journal
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $30.00 (40%)
- Item # AAJ1977-2336
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ADVANCED ROCKCRAFT 1973 or 1982 Paperback Very Good-Fine Multiple Copies Available SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Royal Robbins
By: Robbins, Royal
Price $125.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $25.00 (17%)
- Item # OP239C-9695
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ULTIMATE CHALLENGE THE HARDEST WAY UP THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN IN THE WORLD [Everest Southwest Face] Chris Bonington 1973 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Bonington, Chris
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $25.01 (71%)
- Item # OP214A-950
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CALCULATED RISK [Novel] Dougal Haston 1980 2nd UK prtg Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Haston, Dougal
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $35.01 (70%)
- Item # OP184-164
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
IN HIGH PLACES Dougal Haston 1972 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Chris Bonington
By: Haston, Dougal
Price $139.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $10.01 (7%)
- Item # OP1755-952
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
IN HIGH PLACES Dougal Haston 1997 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Haston, Dougal
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $15.95, You Save $10.96 (69%)
- Item # BK605A-96722
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EIGER Dougal Haston 1974 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Haston, Dougal
Price $49.00 ~ Regular $125.00, You Save $76.00 (61%)
- Item # OP983-969
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CALCULATED RISK [Novel] Dougal Haston 1980 2nd UK prtg Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Haston, Dougal
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $35.01 (70%)
- Item # OP184-164
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE SEA AND THE SNOW: THE SOUTH INDIAN OCEAN EXPEDITION TO HEARD ISLAND [H.W. Tilman] Philip Temple 1966 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Temple, Philip
Price $29.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $120.01 (80%)
- Item # OP1524A-958
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MY OLD MAN AND THE SEA: A FATHER AND SON SAIL AROUND CAPE HORN David and Daniel Hays 1995 1st ed Hardcover New
By: Hays, David and Daniel
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $89.96 (90%)
- Item # PL6706-960
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THEY SURVIVED Wilfrid Noyce 1964 2nd US prtg Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Noyce, Wilfrid
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $25.01 (83%)
- Item # OP1853B-110
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LOCKENDER FELS LEUCHTENDER FIRN [ALLURING ROCK, SHINING CLIFFS] Emil Gretschmann 1950 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Gretschmann, Emil
Price $9.00 ~ Regular $49.95, You Save $40.95 (82%)
- Item # OP6398-4732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMERICAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1962 Multiple copies available [3 Alaska articles plus color photos of Frostbite fingers and feet] Cassin McKinley
By: American Alpine Club 1962 Journal
Price $75.00
- Item # AAJ1962-2334
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCRAMBLES AMONGST THE ALPS IN THE YEARS 1860-69 Edward Whymper 1871 UK 1st edition ''Fourth Thousand'' Very Good
By: Whymper, Edward
Price $150.00 ~ Regular $200.00, You Save $50.00 (25%)
- Item # OP1787E-147
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ABODE OF SNOW: A HISTORY OF HIMALAYAN EXPLORATION AND MOUNTAINEERING Kenneth Mason 1955 1st US ed Hardcover Very Good-Near Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Mason, Kenneth
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $55.05 (73%)
- Item # OP77D-9494
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ROMANCE OF BALLOONING: THE STORY OF THE EARLY AERONAUTS Edita Lausanne 1971 1st ed Very Large Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Lausanne, Edita
Price $25.00
- Item # PL4399-960p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NEW! ALPINIST SILVO KARO: ROCK 'N' ROLL ON THE WALL 2020 1st English Language ed SIGNED by Silvo Karo Multiple copies available
By: Karo, Silvo
Price $29.95 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $20.05 (40%)
- Item # BK4290-94915
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE 1954 July Everest First Ascent in May 1953 by John Hunt and Edmund Hillary Multiple copies available
By: National Geographic Magazine 1954 July
Price $29.95 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $20.05 (40%)
- Item # NG5407-9675
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart