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 #: BK2042C-5834
THE EIGER SANCTION: A CLIMBING NOVEL Trevanian 1973 Reprint Hardcover DJ Very Good-Fine 4 Copies Available
By Trevanian (Rodney William Whitaker)
Price: $4.99

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



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
New York, 1973, 6th printing. 316 pp. Hardcover with dust jacket - jacket may be chipped. Very Good to Fine.

Neate X379. This is the novel the movie was based on. First published in 1972, it's considered to be one of the best climbing books ever written. Art professor Jonathan Hemlock lives in a renovated Gothic church on Long Island. He's also a mountain climber and a mercenary, performing assassinations (i.e., sanctions) for money to augment his black-market art collection. Now Hemlock is being tricked into a hazardous assignment that involves an attempt to scale one of the most treacherous mountain peaks in the Swiss Alps.
 
In a breathtakingly suspenseful story that is part thriller and part satire, the author traces Hemlock's spine-tingling adventures, introducing a cast of intriguing characters - villains, traitors, beautiful women -into the highly charged atmosphere of danger. The accumulating threads of suspicion, accusation, and evidence gradually knit themselves into abizarre and death-defying climax in this exciting novel that will keep readers on the edge of their seats until the last absorbing page. 

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
THE EIGER SANCTION: A CLIMBING NOVEL Trevanian 1972 2nd -5th prtg Hardcover DJ Very Good-Fine 8 Copies Available
By: Trevanian (Rodney William Whitaker)
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $30.01 (86%)
- Item # BK2042D-5839
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
UIAA CLIMBING CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM Fritz Wiessner 1973
By: Wiessner, Fritz, UIAA, etc
Price $5.00
- Item # J2
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EIGER SANCTION: A CLIMBING NOVEL Trevanian 1972 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Trevanian (Rodney William Whitaker)
Price $39.00
- Item # BK2042A-443
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE GREAT CLIMBING ADVENTURE John Barry 1986 Reprint Paperback Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Barry, John
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $21.01 (84%)
- Item # OP451A-3882
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NORTH AMERICAN CLIMBER SPRING 1976 VG - Near Fine 4 Copies Available
By: Baird, Paul (Editor)
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $25.05 (72%)
- Item # JR211C-4784
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE NEXT HORIZON: AUTOBIOGRAPHY II 1973 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine 3 Copies Available SIGNED by Chris Bonington
By: Bonington, Chris
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $5.00 (10%)
- Item # OP283-8663
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CALL OUT [Mountain Rescue] Hamish MacInnes 1973 3rd ptg Hardcover DJ Fine
By: MacInnes, Hamish
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $25.01 (56%)
- Item # OP1393-559
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL MONUMENT 1973 Single-sheet Folded Guide Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Joshua Tree Natural History Association
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $5.05 (50%)
- Item # GB5468A-4972
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 $95.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $55.00 (37%)
- Item # BK239C-5235
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE FACE OF JALANATH [A Novel] Ronald Hardy 1973 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Hardy, Ronald
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP5375A-129
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EIGER SANCTION: A CLIMBING NOVEL Trevanian 1972 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Trevanian (Rodney William Whitaker)
Price $39.00
- Item # BK2042A-443
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EIGER SANCTION: A CLIMBING NOVEL Trevanian 1972 2nd -5th prtg Hardcover DJ Very Good-Fine 8 Copies Available
By: Trevanian (Rodney William Whitaker)
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $30.01 (86%)
- Item # BK2042D-5839
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FINNISH NEPAL TOPO MAP #37 ARUGHAT
By: Nepal Topo Map
Price $3.95 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $16.00 (80%)
- Item # MP156-480
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE TRUE BOOK ABOUT THE NORTH POLE Eric Shipton 1957 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine [Shipton's Scarcest Book]
By: Shipton, Eric
Price $149.00 ~ Regular $200.00, You Save $51.00 (26%)
- Item # OP1526-443
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIMALAYAN JOURNAL, 1929-1948 VOLUMES 1-15.
By: Himalayan Club India, Kenneth Mason.
Price $250.00 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $100.00 (29%)
- Item # HJ188
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DRIVING TO GREENLAND Stark 1994 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Stark, Peter
Price $7.99 ~ Regular $22.95, You Save $14.96 (65%)
- Item # PL197-6933
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CALIFORNIA BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS IN THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY 1935 Softcover Fine SIGNED by John C. Parish
By: Parish, John C.
Price $29.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $70.95 (71%)
- Item # OP6484A-406
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SKI & SCI: STORIA, MITO, TRADIZIONE [SKIING: HISTORY, MYTH AND TRADITIONS] Aldo Audisio 1991 Paperback Fine
By: Audisio, Aldo
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $49.95, You Save $39.96 (80%)
- Item # BK2161-363
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALPINE WAYS Frank Smythe 1942 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Smythe, Frank
Price $39.99
- Item # OP3967-443
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
LANDMARKS: AN EXPLORATION OF GREAT ROCKS David Craig 1995 1st ed New Paperback 2 Copies Available
By: Craig, David
Price $3.99
- Item # BK313C-7652
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ACCIDENTS IN NORTH AMERICAN MOUNTAINEERING 1995 Multiple copies available
By: American Alpine Club
Price $2.99
- Item # ANAM1995-29834
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart