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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush-a Preposturous Adventure
$275.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 1885283172
Publisher: Adventure Library, No. Salem NY, 1999
Limited signed 1st Edition.. HB in paper illustration over gray cloth boards w maroon/gilt. New . (**autographed**) An adventure travel classic-a modern reprint with new binding. Flat-signed by author on special members page. Mint new copy, unread.. 5-3/4 x 8-3/4, 250 pp, b/w-photo sections, cream map endpapers. Limited signed 1st Edition.
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$850.00
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Publisher: Doubleday & Company, New York
Used - Very Good. First American edition of the author's most well known book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. From the library of travel collector, Mary Anna Marten, who was the daughter of the 3rd and last Lord Alington of Crichel and later trustee of The British Museum. A Short Walk In the Hindu Kush is an autobiographical account of Eric Newby's adventures in the Hindu Kush, around the Nuristan mountains of...
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$34.29
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Publisher: London, UK: Book Club Associates, 1973
Used - Very Good. VG/Good. Bumped spine ends, and bump to lower edge of rear board. DJ has some edge wear, some rubbing, light scoring, light creasing, 3 short closed tears (0.25" X2, 0.75"), and some surface pull on rear. UK Book Club Edition (BCE). This book is from the extensive Gatenby Collection amassed over 30 years . Gatenby was the founding artistic director of the International Festival of Authors in Toronto, a hugely successful annual event that helped "Time Magazine" declare that... (BRITISH TRAVEL HINDU KUSH AFGHANISTAN SIGNED INSCRIBED)
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Newby, Eric:A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure,,
$160.58
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Publisher: North Salem, The Adventure Library,, 1999
Used - Fine. Original half cloth, 247 pp., 41 illustrations on plates, map, fine condition. Signed by the author on limitation page ! Famous modern classic of a former fashion salesman and a would be diplomat making a journey to climb in Afghanistan without having previous climbing experience. Preface by Evelyn Waugh. "The photographs included here are reproduced from those in the Doubleday edition, for, unfortunately, the original prints were lost when the author`s house fell into a lake."...
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Newby, EricA Short Walk In The Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure. SIGNED By Newby.
$232.75
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Publisher: The Adventure Library, North Salem NY, 1999
Used - Fine. SIGNED in black pen by Eric Newby on limitation page -- number of copies not specified: "This copy is from a limited edition signed by the author for members of The Adventure Library". All copies of this edition were issued without DJ. This book is in flawless condition, probably never opened or read. This is the first printing of The Adventure Library edition. It measures 223mm tall x 14cm and has 247 pages + publisher¿s 2-page biography of Newby & E. Waugh, 41 b/w photos, 2 EP... (MOUNTAINEERING, AFGHANISTAN, NURISTAN, CENTRAL ASIA, ERIC NEWBY, SIGNED, BERGSTEIGEN, ALPINISME)
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Newby EricA Short Walk In The Hindu Kush
$780.55
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Publisher: Secker & Warburg, First Edition, 1958
Used. 247pp, private bookplate with signs of earlier bookplate removal, VG in Good price clipped dw with sellotape repair to head of spine, signed dedication on the title page by Eric Newby. A classic work by a well-known writer and traveller. Glacier Books are experienced and professional booksellers. We take pride in offering carefully described books and excellent customer service.; includes dustjacket (MOUNTAINEERING HIMALAYA - TRAVEL MOUNTAIN ALPINISM BERGSTEIGEN ROCK CLIMBING HILL WALKING ASIA ASIAN HIMALAYAN HIMALAYAS EXPLORATION DISCOVERY HINDU KUSH INDIA PAKISTAN SIGNED)
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Newby, Eric.A Short Walk In the Hindu Kush.
$835.00
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Publisher: Doubleday & Company, New York, 1958
Used. First American edition of the author's most well known book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. From the library of travel collector, Mary Anna Marten, who was the daughter of the 3rd and last Lord Alington of Crichel and later trustee of The British Museum. A Short Walk In the Hindu Kush is an autobiographical account of Eric Newby's adventures in the Hindu Kush, around the Nuristan mountains of Afghanistan, ostensibly... (ERIC NEWBY, TRAVEL, SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
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NEWBY ERICA SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH
$1,190.38
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Publisher: Secker, London, 1958
Used. First UK Edition. One of the greatest travel books of the 20th century. A VG+ copy (very light foxing to the page block edges) in a D/W that is VG indeed with a small chip (and associated creasing) from the top right hand corner of the spine. This chip does not affect any lettering. Inscribed by the Author in the year of publication: John Burt/ with best wishes from/ Eric Newby/ October 6th 1958. Laid in is a Compliments Slip from the publisher upon which the Author has written: Dear...
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Eric NewbyA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$1,190.38
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Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1958
Used - Near Fine. A near fine book, inscription on FEP, light spots on page edges , in very good DW, Which is slightly chipped, creased, & rubbed, with small loss of review on back page, Not his most rare book, thats " The Last Grain Race " , but certainly his most sought after, Still in print after 52 yrs, Signed at Waterstones in Manchester, Signed " Eric Newby---Wanda Newby " Signed in my presence Size: 6 " X 8 1/2 "; includes dustjacket (TRAVEL)
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$36.10
Publisher: London, UK: Book Club Associates, 1973
London, UK: Book Club Associates, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good. VG/Good. Bumped spine ends, and bump to lower edge of rear board. DJ has some edge wear, some rubbing, light scoring, light creasing, 3 short closed tears (0.25" X2, 0.75"), and some surface pull on rear. UK Book Club Edition (BCE). This book is from the extensive Gatenby Collection amassed over 30 years . Gatenby was the founding artistic director of the International Festival of Authors in Toronto, a hugely successful annual...
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Newby EricA Short Walk In The Hindu Kush
$793.44
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1958 First Edition
Secker & Warburg, 1958 First Edition. hardcover. 247pp, private bookplate with signs of earlier bookplate removal, VG in Good price clipped dw with sellotape repair to head of spine, signed dedication on the title page by Eric Newby.. A classic work by a well-known writer and traveller.. Glacier Books are experienced and professional booksellers. We take pride in offering carefully described books and excellent customer service. First edition. Signed.
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Newby, EricA Short Walk In the Hindu Kush
$850.00
Publisher: Doubleday & Company, 1958
New York: Doubleday & Company, 1958. First American edition of the author's most well known book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. From the library of travel collector, Mary Anna Marten, who was the daughter of the 3rd and last Lord Alington of Crichel and later trustee of The British Museum. A Short Walk In the Hindu Kush is an autobiographical account of Eric Newby's adventures in the Hindu Kush, around the Nuristan...
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NEWBY ERICA SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH
$1,202.18
Publisher: Secker, 1958
London: Secker, 1958. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. First UK Edition. One of the greatest travel books of the 20th century. A VG+ copy (very light foxing to the page block edges) in a D/W that is VG indeed with a small chip (and associated creasing) from the top right hand corner of the spine. This chip does not affect any lettering. Inscribed by the Author in the year of publication: John Burt/ with best wishes from/ Eric Newby/ October 6th 1958. Laid in is a...
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Eric NewbyA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush (SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)
$153.61
Hardcover
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1958
Used - Very Good, International shipping, Usually dispatched within 1-2 business days, Secker and warburg first edition 1958 in good dust wrapper with some loss signed by author.
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure
$171.14
Publisher: North Salem, The Adventure Library, ., 1999
North Salem, The Adventure Library, 1999.; Original half cloth, 247 pp., 41 illustrations on plates, map, fine condition. Signed by the author on limitation page ! Famous modern classic of a former fashion salesman and a would be diplomat making a journey to climb in Afghanistan without having previous climbing experience. Preface by Evelyn Waugh. "The photographs included here are reproduced from those in the Doubleday edition, for, unfortunately, the original prints were lost when the...
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Newby, EricA Short Walk In the Hindu Kush
$850.00
Publisher: Doubleday & Company, 1958
New York: Doubleday & Company, 1958. First American edition of the author's most well known book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. From the library of travel collector, Mary Anna Marten, who was the daughter of the 3rd and last Lord Alington of Crichel and later trustee of The British Museum. A Short Walk In the Hindu Kush is an autobiographical account of Eric Newby's adventures in the Hindu Kush, around the Nuristan...
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