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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$36.10
Hardcover
Publisher: London, UK: Book Club Associates, 1973
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 Gatenby had made... (BRITISH TRAVEL HINDU KUSH AFGHANISTAN SIGNED INSCRIBED)
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Newby, Eric ( SIGNED )A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$116.81
Softcover
Publisher: Arrow Books, London, 1961
Very good, with a little edgewear, minor bump to heel, and some foxing to top edge. Inscribed on the title page " 1st paperback edn 1961 Eric Newby ". Scarce thus. (TRAVEL)
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Newby, Eric:A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure,
$213.44
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...Books and Beaches, Anna Bechteler
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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
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 + publisherÂ’s 2-page biography of Newby & E. Waugh, 41 b/w photos, 2 EP maps. This... (MOUNTAINEERING, AFGHANISTAN, NURISTAN, CENTRAL ASIA, ERIC NEWBY, SIGNED, BERGSTEIGEN, ALPINISME)
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush (Signed)
$337.26
Hardcover
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1958
First edition, first impression of NewbyÂ’s second book, a landmark in travel literature, here with the distinction of the authorÂ’s signature laid-in to the ffep. Very Good minus: Mars-red boards, with some faint discoloration to the spine; small mark to the top of the front gutter and foxing to the edge of the page block and preliminaries (quite common with this title); nonetheless, attractive. Both fold-out maps are crisp and unmarked, though one has a small corner crease. The unclipped...
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$345.90
ISBN 0330350420
Publisher: Picador travel Classica, England, 1997
Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Jacket condition good. Signed copy. This is a great book by Eric Newby and signed by the author. In 1956 Eric Newby sent a cable to his friend which began a journey through the hindu Kush. A gem of a book. Ideal for a collector (SIGNED)
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush. A Preposterous Adventure
$480.37
Hardcover, ISBN 1885283172
Publisher: The Adventure Library, North Salem, 1999
8vo. original grey cloth backed paper boards gilt; pp. xviii, 252, with illustrations & endpaper maps. A very fine copy, as new. [Neate N16: Two non-mountaineers attempt 19,880 ft Mir Samir in north-east Afghanistan and explore the remote region of Nuristan. Classic work by well-known writer and traveller]. Flatsigned on special bound-in limitation page 'Eric Newby'.
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Newby, EricA SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH
$501.56
Hardcover
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1958
A very good first edition, first impression copy, with Newby's signature tipped onto the front end paper "With Best Wishes Eric Newby December 21 1976" 247 pages, b/w illustrations and folding maps. Original dust jacket very good and bright, short tear to head of spine repaired to underside with acid free paper, a little rubbing to the head of the spine, light general wear with a couple of nicks to edges, price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve....
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Newby, Eric.A Short Walk In the Hindu Kush.
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Doubleday & Company, New York, 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 mountains of Afghanistan, ostensibly to... (ERIC NEWBY, TRAVEL, SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
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Eric NewbyA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$1,297.14
Hardcover
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1958
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 (TRAVEL)
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Newby, EricA Short Walk In the Hindu Kush
$750.00
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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Eric NewbyA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush (SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)
$159.67
Hardcover
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1958
Used - Very Good, 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
$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, Eric ( SIGNEDA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$111.28
Publisher: Arrow Books, 1961
London: Arrow Books, 1961. Very good, with a little edgewear, minor bump to heel, and some foxing to top edge. Inscribed on the title page " 1st paperback edn 1961 Eric Newby ". Scarce thus.. Signed by Author. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Signed.
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Newby, EricA SHORT WALK IN THE HINDU KUSH
$477.69
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1958
London: Secker & Warburg, 1958. A very good first edition, first impression copy, with Newby's signature tipped onto the front end paper "With Best Wishes Eric Newby December 21 1976" 247 pages, b/w illustrations and folding maps. Original dust jacket very good and bright, short tear to head of spine repaired to underside with acid free paper, a little rubbing to the head of the spine, light general wear with a couple of nicks to edges, price-clipped, now attractively presented in a...
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Newby, EricA Short Walk In the Hindu Kush
$750.00
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. a Preposterous Adventure
$468.36
Hardcover, ISBN 1885283172
Publisher: The Adventure Library, North Salem, 1999
First Thus. Hard Cover. Used - Fine/Like New. Signed by Author. 8vo. original grey cloth backed paper boards gilt; pp. xviii, 252, with illustrations & endpaper maps. A very fine copy, as new. [Neate N16: Two non-mountaineers attempt 19, 880 ft Mir Samir in north-east Afghanistan and explore the remote region of Nuristan. Classic work by well-known writer and traveller]. Flatsigned on special bound-in limitation page 'Eric Newby'. First Thus
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Newby, EricA Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
$750.00
Softcover
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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