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Riassunto: Seventeen superbly written fictional and true accounts range from a harrowing, first-person experience of survival on Yosemite's El Capitan to science-fiction and a whimsical whodunit. Completing this volume is a selection of mountaineering poetry. 9 color photographs. 27 black-and-white photographs. 6 line drawings.
From Library Journal:
In the tradition of the Sierra Club's mountaineering journal Ascent , this third book with that title (the first appeared in 1980) contains fiction and poetry as well as true-life experiences and photographs exalting the many sides of this sport.-- MR
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Titolo: Ascent (1976)
Casa editrice: Random House, Inc.
Data di pubblicazione: 1976
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Random House, Inc. Condizione libro: Good. . Codice libro della libreria S17H-00604
Descrizione libro San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1976, San Francisco, 1976. Trade Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: No Dust Jacket as Issued. Apparent 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Good/No Dust Jacket as Issued. Apparent 1st Printing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book shows moderate wear/ spine tight, pages clean/ friends of library stamp on title page/ covers scuffed, moderate edge wear/ readers slant/ corners and spine hinge creased/ personal library imprint on title page****We ship most book within 24 hours****Customer satisfaction 100% guaranteed****Over 22 years of experience in the book selling community. Codice libro della libreria 004125
Descrizione libro Random House, Inc. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: Very Good. 0871561891 Very Good Condition. Has general wear. Five star seller - Buy with confidence!. Codice libro della libreria Z0871561891Z2
Descrizione libro Sierra Club, USA, 1976. Paperback. Condizione libro: Very Good. First Edition. WE SPECIALIZE IN PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS. A 128-page mountaineering publication devoted to the total alpine experience - outstanding B& W photographs of mountains and the people who climb them, accounts of major climbing expeditions, satire, essays, drawings plus a survey of mountain literature. Coloured photo covers. Photos by Lowe, Cleare, Wiltsie, Stuart, Roper, Burgette, Turner, Galen Rowell et al. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Codice libro della libreria P8301
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1976. Paperback. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: No Dustwrapper. 128 clean pages in thin card covers 11" tall. Size: 4to. Codice libro della libreria 028175
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1976. Soft cover. Condizione libro: Very Good -. Top of spine end is chipped and corners bumped. Book is very clean with no marking inside or signs of use. Codice libro della libreria 001267
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books, 1976. Soft cover. Condizione libro: Very Good. no edition or printing stated - only date 1976, light wear to wrappers with scuffing to all edges and folds, illustrated with black & white photographs and drawings. Codice libro della libreria FTR-5013
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books, 1982. Soft cover. Condizione libro: Very Good. trade paperback in very good condition. 1975-1976. Codice libro della libreria 117812
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Good. Book Condition: Good. Codice libro della libreria 97808715618934.0
Descrizione libro Sierra, San Francisco, 1976. Paper. Condizione libro: VG. Carol Ingram & Allison Clough (illustratore). 1975-1976. SUBTITLED: ` The Mountaineering Experience in Word and Image 1975 - 1976 '. This is a magazine-like anthology of writings, drawings, book reviews and photographs of the `world of rock and ice and altitude'. 128 pages with lots of b/w photos from climbing expeditions e.g. Galen Rowell. Three examples of the content: a photo essay on Baltoro by Jack Turner, a four page reproduction of an `alpinista' article in Spanish likely first publ. about 1910, and a look by Chic Scott and Chris Kopczynski at the UNREALITY of filming mountain climbing for The Eiger Sanction. Cond: Black paper wrapper with a full colour photo of an ascent of North Twin in Alberta. ALL corners and edges show wear -rubbed and chipped. Minor creases, no tears. No names, no marks. Tight and unsoiled. Quote (p. 84) Free climbing is here, and is probably here to stay. For reasons of aesthetics and environmental concern, more and more climbers will likely choose to climb using free methods. The great debates will die down. Preachers will go out of business and simple free ascents will take place in a loose, easygoing . .". Codice libro della libreria 001217