Hard To Find Books
Books

Search For Hard To Find Books

Advanced Search

Search Results

Showing 1 to 20 of 32 results.

$17.50
xxcfb31753

Keem Calm if You Can; Round the World with the Hillary Family


HILLARY, LOUISE

hardcover octavo (VG) d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Hodder and Stoughton 1964

KEYWORDS: travel biography louise hillary hillary family edmund hillary new zealand specials

$15.00
xxcac30445

Keep Calm if You Can; round the world with the Hillary family


HILLARY, LOUISE

Hardcover octavo (VG) d/w (VG), first edition; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Hodder and Stoughton 1964

KEYWORDS: travel new zealand edmund hillary louise hillary specials

$30.00
2g19/15

The Conquest of Everest: Original Photographs from the Legendary First Ascent


Foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary

LOWE, GEORGE & LEWIS-JONES, HUW

Small quarto, black cloth boards with silver lettering to spine & blind stamped dolphin motif to front board, illus eps, illus prelims, 240pp, illus, fine, in d/w, nr fine

PUBLISHER: Thames & Hudson 2013

KEYWORDS: George Lowe Huw Lewis-Jones Mount Everest first ascent mountaineering climbing Sir Edmund Hillary Tenzing Norgay photographic pictorial record history Chris Bonington Kenton Cool Peter Hillary Tom Hornbein Reinhold Messner Colin Monteath Jan Morris Norbu

$50.00
r29/3

Nothing Venture, Nothing Win


HILLARY,EDMUND

first edition proof copy 308pp ills.[b/w and col.] VG+ (in wrappers,mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.,v.sl.foxing to content edges)

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton london 1975

KEYWORDS: proof copies literature biography travel edmund hillary

$70.00
s17/8

A Guide to Trekking in Nepal


BEZRUCHKA,STEPHEN

fifth edition inscribed by the author to Sir Edmund Hillary 352pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (in glossy wrappers,sl.rubbed and soiled,spine and hinge area sl.sunned,author's inscr.to half-title - to Sir Edmund Hillary with fond regards Stephen Bezruchka) from the library of Sir Edmund Hillary

PUBLISHER: the mountaineers seattle 1986

KEYWORDS: new zealand mountaineering nepal edmund hillary stephen bezruchka travel geography

$300.00
t1/1

Eternal Himalaya


AHLUWALIA,H.P.S.

first edition inscribed by author to Sir Edmund Hillary 208pp+index ills.[b/w] NF (brown cloth w.blind borders and gilt stamp to top board,sl.bumps to extrems.,author's inscr.to Edmund Hillary on half-title - Ed & June [*********] H[ari] & Bholi 13 August 198[6] ) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,laminate is bubbling and lifting,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.) inscribed by fellow Everest conqueror H.Ahluwalia and his wife to Sir Edmund Hillary and his wife

PUBLISHER: interprint new delhi 1982

KEYWORDS: history travel himalaya ahluwalia edmund hillary geography signed

$150.00
w6/14

Oltre Gli 8000


HILLARY,EDMUND

first edition 215pp [text in Italian] ills.[b/w] VERY GOOD (in ill.wrappers w.french flaps,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,prelims.and content edges sl.foxed)

PUBLISHER: leonardo da vinci editrice bari 1957

KEYWORDS: mountaineering history everest edmund hillary oltre gli

$100.00
w19/14

Naming for Power


JAVED,NASEEM

first edition inscribed by author to Sir Edmund Hillary 256pp FINE (black cloth,author's inscr.to prelim. - To Sir Edmund Hillary with respect & admiration & love Nassem Nov.95. ,a handwritten letter by author to Sir Edmund on hotel paper is loosely inserted) in FINE dustwrapper - unique association copy

PUBLISHER: linkbridge publishing new york 1993

KEYWORDS: business history naseem javed edmund hillary signed

$125.00
w19/23

Neuseeland


WEYER,HELFRIED

first edition inscribed by author to Sir Edmund Hillary 140pp [text in German] ills.[col.] FINE (green cloth,author's inscr.to title page - for Sir Edmund Hillary with many thanks and best wishes Helfried Weyer Sept.92, typed letter signed by author to Sir Edmund Hillary losely inserted) in NEAR FINE dustwrapper (sl.bumps to extrems.) unique association copy

PUBLISHER: umschau frankfurt 1992

KEYWORDS: travel new zealand geography history helfried weyer edmund hillary

$100.00
w19/24

Perly Architektury w Polsce


CZAPLINSKI,KONRAD KAZIMIERZ

first edition inscribed to Sir Edmund Hillary 144pp [text in Polish/English/German] ills.[col.] FINE (in glossy boards,inscr.to half-title - To Lady June and Sir Edmund with respect and best wishes Teresa Kazimierz Mokrysz Auckland 28.02.2007 ) unique association copy

PUBLISHER: videograf ii katowice 2004

KEYWORDS: architecture travel geography poland kazimierz edmund hillary

$140.00
1j34/4

No Latitude For Error


HILLARY, Sir EDMUND

first edition octavo black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, 255pp, illus VG (light tanning, light soiling) in Vg d/w ( light wear to extremities, moderate soiling) SIGNED by author on title page

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton 1961

KEYWORDS: history autobiography sir edmund hillary signed new zealand mountaineering sport

$180.00
1j34/5

Nothing Venture, Nothing Win


HILLARY, Sir EDMUND

octavo blue full leather with gilt lettering, 319pp, illus, VG+ (light foxing to eps) in VG- (closed tears to extremities) d/w SIGNED by author

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton 1975

KEYWORDS: new zealand mountaneering sport autobiography sir edmund hillary signed

$255.00
2e12/46

High Adventure


HILLARY, (Sir) EDMUND

signed early, E.P. Hillary, octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 225pp, illus, near fine (small ink owner's name to fep)

PUBLISHER: Hodder & Stoughton 1955

KEYWORDS: new zealand adventure travel mountaineering autobiography edmund hillary signed

$10.00
xxgbh41645

Nothing Venture, Nothing Win


HILLARY, EDMUND

paperback octavo (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: coronet books

KEYWORDS: specials edmund hillary new zealand mountaineering everest outdooers adventure

$75.00
2f34/25

Great Events of the Royal Year 1953


N/A

photo of Edmund Hillary signed by him, small quarto, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, illus eps, unpaginated, VG (fading and wear to boards, small closed tears to tail of spine, small ink blotches to upper front board, scratches to lower front board, ink owner's details to fep)

PUBLISHER: L.T.A. Robinson

KEYWORDS: history royal family royal year 1953 signed edmund hillary

$9.50
xxelc57540

High Time


HILLARY, LOUISE

first edition hardback octavo with d/w (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs

PUBLISHER: Hodder & Stoughton 1973

KEYWORDS: specials mountaineering exploration louise hillary edmund trekking

$17.50
1t30a/7

Harry Ayres: Mountain Guide


Foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary

MAHONEY, MICHAEL

Super octavo, blue/grey boards with gilt lettering to spine, illus eps, 160pp, illus, nr fine, in d/w VG+ (slight staining to front & rear)

PUBLISHER: Whitcoulls Publishers 1982

KEYWORDS: Michael Mahoney Harry Ayres New Zealand biography mountaineer guide climber Edmund Hillary

$14.00
xxfad75810

View from the Summit


HILLARY, EDMUND

Octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Corgi Books 2000

KEYWORDS: specials Sir Edmund Hillary autobiography mountaineering climbing New Zealand

$10.00
xxfcg76979

View from the Summit


HILLARY, SIR EDMUND

Octavo softcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Corgi 2000

KEYWORDS: specials Sir Edmund Hillary New Zealand autobiography Mount Everest mountaineering memoir

$750.00
1q36/6

The Crossing of Antarctica: The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58


FUCHS, SIR VIVIAN & HILLARY, SIR EDMUND

Stamped with 'Air New Zealand Antarctica Flights logo, dated signed & inscribed by Sir Edmund Hillary I enjoyed sharing our flight to the Antarctic 14/11/79. The next flight was 28/11/79 which tragically crashed into Mt Erebus, so this book was on the last successful flight. Super octavo, light blue cloth boards with silver lettering to spine, illus eps, illus title page, xvii + 338pp, illus, VG (slight tanning & fading to spine extrems, light foxing to page edges, inscription in ink to front pastedown, owner's name & address in ink to fep, sellotape residue stains to eps, moderate foxing throughout, annotation in ink (relevant) to page viii) in d/w, VG (price clipped, some foxing & tanning, bruising to spine extrems)

PUBLISHER: Cassel & Co 1959

KEYWORDS: Sir Vivian Fuchs Sir Edmund Hillary Antarctica expedition Shackleton Base to Scott Base

site powered by - Turboweb :: Simple Web Manager