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Newby, EricA SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH - A PREPOSTUROUS ADVENTURE (*autographed*)
$275.00
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ISBN 1885283172
Publisher: Adventure Library, 1999
No. Salem NY: Adventure Library, 1999. Hardcover in paper illustration over gray cloth boards w maroon/gilt spine titling; no jacket as issued. Limited signed 1st Edition. New, 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. 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
$1,125.00
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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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, Eric Jacket Illustration by Jane PoultonA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$112.38
Hardcover, ISBN 0330350420
Publisher: Published by Picador, London, 1997
Used. , xiv, 289 pages, with a foreword by Evelyn Waugh, illustrated with 4 double sided black and white plates and 3 black and white maps, SIGNED by Eric Newby on title page, fron his library Reprint internally pages and illustrations nice and clean, an excellent copy in very good condition , dustwrapper slightly soiled front and rear but overall in very good condition , blue cloth, silver gilt titles on spine , 13 x 19 cms Hardback SIGNED by the author ISBN: 0330350420; includes dustjacket (, AUTOBIOGRAPHY, NON-FICTION, TRAVEL 0330350420 NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH)
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Newby, Eric Jacket Illustration by Jane PoultonA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$112.38
Hardcover, ISBN 0330350420
Publisher: Published by Picador, London, 1997
Used. , xiv, 289 pages, with a foreword by Evelyn Waugh, illustrated with 4 double sided black and white plates and 3 black and white maps, SIGNED by Eric Newby on title page, from his library Reprint , internally pages and illustrations nice and clean,curve to book where left lying, book in good condition , dustwrapper a little soiled and with slight spotting front and rear, good condition , blue cloth, silver gilt titles on spine , 13 x 19 cms Hardback SIGNED by the author ISBN:... (, AUTOBIOGRAPHY, NON-FICTION, TRAVEL 0330350420 NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH)
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Newby, Eric:A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure,
$172.51
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
$224.77
ISBN 0002154005
Publisher: Published by Collins, London, 1989
Used. ", 247 pages, title page signed by author with hand-written dedication to "Sir from Eric and Wanda 1996", Preface by Evelyn Waugh, 2 double page maps (A Journey in Nuristan 1956 and [a 1956 traverse of] Nuristan), from the library of Eric Newby" New Edition , near fine condition , wrappers in near fine condition , blue cloth with silver titles to spine, colour laminated wrappers with coloured titles and price docket to inner fold, , 22.5 x 14 cms Hardback SIGNED BY AUTHOR, DEDICATION... (, TRAVEL, 0 00 215400 5 NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH, ERIC WANDA 1996, EVELYN WAUGH, JOURNEY NURISTAN 1956, TRAVERSE OF NURISTAN, LIBRARY NEWBY)
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$599.38
Hardcover
Publisher: Published by Secker & Warburg, London, 1958
Used. , 247 pages, illustrated with 13 black and white plates, including frontispiece, most of which are double sided (with 40 photographs in total), also with 2 folding maps at rear, SIGNED 'To Auntie May and Uncle Reg with best wishes from their disobedient nephew Eric Newby' First Edition , binding slightly s withhaken spine and corners of boards rubbed at edges, generally pages clean, some spotting on page edges but with photographs bright, good condition , red cloth, silver gilt titles... (AUTOBIOGRAPHY, TRAVEL, NON-FICTION NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH)
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Newby, Eric Jacket Illustration by Jane PoultonA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$112.38
Hardcover, ISBN 0330350420
Publisher: Published by Picador, London, 1997
Used. , xiv, 289 pages, with a foreword by Evelyn Waugh, illustrated with 4 double sided black and white plates and 3 black and white maps, SIGNED by Eric Newby on title page, from his library Reprint , internally pages and illustrations nice and clean,curve to book where left lying, book in good condition , dustwrapper a little soiled and with slight spotting front and rear, good condition , blue cloth, silver gilt titles on spine , 13 x 19 cms Hardback SIGNED by the author ISBN:... (, AUTOBIOGRAPHY, NON-FICTION, TRAVEL 0330350420 NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH)
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Newby, Eric Jacket Illustration by Jane PoultonA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$112.38
Hardcover, ISBN 0330350420
Publisher: Published by Picador, London, 1997
Used. , xiv, 289 pages, with a foreword by Evelyn Waugh, illustrated with 4 double sided black and white plates and 3 black and white maps, SIGNED by Eric Newby on title page, fron his library Reprint internally pages and illustrations nice and clean, an excellent copy in very good condition , dustwrapper slightly soiled front and rear but overall in very good condition , blue cloth, silver gilt titles on spine , 13 x 19 cms Hardback SIGNED by the author ISBN: 0330350420; includes dustjacket (, AUTOBIOGRAPHY, NON-FICTION, TRAVEL 0330350420 NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH)
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Newby, Eric:A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure,
$177.69
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
$224.77
ISBN 0002154005
Publisher: Published by Collins, London, 1989
Used. ", 247 pages, title page signed by author with hand-written dedication to "Sir from Eric and Wanda 1996", Preface by Evelyn Waugh, 2 double page maps (A Journey in Nuristan 1956 and [a 1956 traverse of] Nuristan), from the library of Eric Newby" New Edition , near fine condition , wrappers in near fine condition , blue cloth with silver titles to spine, colour laminated wrappers with coloured titles and price docket to inner fold, , 22.5 x 14 cms Hardback SIGNED BY AUTHOR, DEDICATION... (, TRAVEL, 0 00 215400 5 NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH, ERIC WANDA 1996, EVELYN WAUGH, JOURNEY NURISTAN 1956, TRAVERSE OF NURISTAN, LIBRARY NEWBY)
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Newby, EricA Short Walk In The Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure. SIGNED By Newby.
$245.00
Hardcover
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 (Signed First)
$591.88
Hardcover
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1958
Used - Near Fine. First edition, first impression, signed by Eric Newby on a bookplate to the ffep. Near Fine: firm and square binding in clean and sharp orange cloth; toning and a couple of small, faint marks to the edge of the page block; some offsetting to the half-title and waviness to the ffep (from the bookplate adhesive, presumably), else internally crisp and clean; immaculate fold-out maps to the rear. The clipped dustwrapper is Very Good: bright and vibrant with no fading at all:...
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$599.38
Hardcover
Publisher: Published by Secker & Warburg, London, 1958
Used. , 247 pages, illustrated with 13 black and white plates, including frontispiece, most of which are double sided (with 40 photographs in total), also with 2 folding maps at rear, SIGNED 'To Auntie May and Uncle Reg with best wishes from their disobedient nephew Eric Newby' First Edition , binding slightly s withhaken spine and corners of boards rubbed at edges, generally pages clean, some spotting on page edges but with photographs bright, good condition , red cloth, silver gilt titles... (AUTOBIOGRAPHY, TRAVEL, NON-FICTION NEWBY, ERIC, A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH)
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Newby, EricA Short Walk In the Hindu Kush.
$850.00
Hardcover
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
$1,123.83
Hardcover
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
$1,123.83
Hardcover
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
$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, Eric.A SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH - A PREPOSTUROUS ADVENTURE (**autographed**)
$275.00
New
Hardcover, ISBN 1885283172
Publisher: Adventure Library, No. Salem NY, 1999
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. Hardcover in paper illustration over gray cloth boards w maroon/gilt spine titling; no jacket as issued.
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