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Sierra Ledge Rat

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Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Original Post - Apr 10, 2013 - 06:39pm PT
Updated January 3, 2104

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Adams, Ansel. Yosemite and the Range of Light. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1984. Soft cover. Sixth printing. Fair, stains on lower corner of multiple pages and rear cover. $2.95

Allan, Iain, and Gordon Boy. Snowcaps on the Equator: The Fabled Mountains of Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Zaire. London: The Bodley Head, 1988. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $19.95

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Atkeson, Ray. The Cascade Range. Portland, Oregon: Charles H. Bending, 1969. First printing of first edition. Larger-format hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $24.95

Bárđarson, Hjálmar. Ice and Fire. Reykjavík, Iceland: Hjálmar Bárđarson, 1980. Third English edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $19.95

Barret, Lincoln. The Ancient Adirondacks. Alexandria, Virginia: Time-Life Books, 1977. Revised edition. Hardcover. Good. DJ n/a. $3.95

Bein, Vic. Mountain Skiing. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1982. Fifth printing of first edition. Soft cover. Fine. $10.95

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Bonnington, Chris, and Charles Clarke. Everest: The Unclimbed Ridge. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1984. First printing of first American edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $24.95

Brady, Michael, and Lorns Skjemstad. Waxing for Cross-Country Skiing. Berkeley: Wilderness Press, 1981. Sixth edition. Paperback. Good. $3.95

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Cameron, Robert. Above Yosemite. San Francisco: Cameron and Company, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Mint; front plate. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $24.95

Collister, Rob. Lightweight Expeditions. Seattle, Washington: Cloudcap, 1989. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. $5.95

Cooper, Ed. Soul of the Heights: 50 Years of Going to the Mountains. Italy: Falcon Guides, 2007. First printing of first edition. Limited edition 194/209 in a cloth slipcase. Mint. $74.95

Daffern, Tony. Avalanche Safety for Skiers & Climbers. Calgary, Alberta: Rocky Mountain Books, 1983. First printing of first edition. Paperback. Fair. $8.95

Dennis, Andy and Craig Potton. The Alpine World of Mount Cook National Park. Auckland, New Zealand: Department of Lands and Survey and Cob/Horwood Publications, year unknown. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $11.95

Forgey, William W., M.D., editor. Wilderness Medical Society Practice Guidelines for Wilderness Emergency Care. Merrillville, Indiana: ICS Books, Inc., 1995. First edition. Paperback. Mint.

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Garden, J.F. The Bugaboos: An Alpine History. Revelstoke, British Columbia: Footprint Publishing Company, Limited, 1987. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $46.95

Godfrey, B., and D. Chelton. Climb! Boulder, Colorado: Alpine House Publishing, 1977. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Very fine. DJ fine, very minor tears along edges. DJ encased in Mylar. $39.95

Guđmundsson, Snćvarr. Par sem landiđ rís hćst. Reykjavík, Iceland: Mál og Mening, 1999. First edition. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $8.95

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Guichon, Francoise, and the Museum of Chambery. Montagne: Photographies de 1845 a 1914. Paris: Editions Denoel, 1984. First edition. In French. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $29.95

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Harmon, Byron, and the Whyte Foundation. Great Days in the Rockies: The Photographs of Byron Harmon. Banff, Alberta: Altitude Publishing, Limited, 1984. Revised edition. Hardcover. Very Fine +. DJ good; some stains on cover, edges slightly torn. DJ encased in Mylar. $9.99

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Harmon, Don, and Bart Robinson. Columbia Icefield: Solitude of Ice. Banff, Alberta: Altitude Publishing, Limited, 1981. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Very fine +. DJ very fine; edges very slightly chipped. DJ encased in Mylar. $12.95

Hart, John. Walking Softly in the Wilderness: The Sierra Club Guide to Backpacking. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1984. Second edition. Paperback. Fine; coffee stains on bottom of book. $3.95

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Missing photo ID#298311
Haston, Dougal, and Peter Gillman. Eiger Direct. London: William Clowes and Sons, Limited, 1966. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Very fine. DJ fine, a few small chips along edges. DJ encased in Mylar. $59.95

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Hillary, Sir Edmund. High Adventure. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1955. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine; some discoloration on end pages. DJ fair; edges chipped badly, some stains. DJ encased in Mylar. $39.95

Hjálmar R. Bárđarson. Ice and Fire. Reykjavík: Hjálmar R. Bárđarson, 1991. Fourth English edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ very fine. $27.95

Howden, Michael. World Class Ski Tuning: The Manual. Portland: W.C.S.T. Publishing, 1989. Third printing. Paperback. Mint. $2.95

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Missing photo ID#298286
Kruska, Dennis. Twenty-Five Letters from Norman Clyde 1923-1964. Los Angeles, California: Dawson’s Bookshop, 1998. First printing of first edition (500 copies printed). Hardcover. Mint. DJ n/a. $62.99

Lachapelle, Edward; and Austin Post. Glacier Ice. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Fine; slightly shaken. DJ fair; folded and chipped along the edges. DJ encased in Mylar. $14.95

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Le Conte, Joseph. A Journal of Ramblings through the High Sierra of California. San Francisco: The Sierra Club, 1960. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ good; some ink wear. DJ encased in Mylar. $54.95

Lewis, H. Warren. You’re Standing on My Fingers! Berkeley: Howell-North Books, 1969. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ good; chipped. DJ encased in Mylar. $13.95

Maeder, Herbert. The Mountains of Switzerland. New York: Walker and Company, 1969. First printing of first English edition. Hardcover. Very fine +. DJ fine. DJ encased in Mylar. $19.95

Matthes, F.E. Glacial Reconnaissance of Sequoia National Park, California. Washington, D.C.: United States Government Printing Office, 1965. Pamphlet. Good. $19.95

Matthes, F.E. Mount Rainier and Its Glaciers. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1928. Pamphlet. Poor; cover detached, chipped. $3.95

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Matthes, F.E. Sequoia National Park: A Geological Album. Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1950. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ fair, chipped along edges and spine. DJ encased in Mylar. $32.95

Matthes, F.E. Sequoia National Park: A Geological Album. Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1950. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ missing. $19.95

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Mollenaar, Dee. The Challenge of Rainier. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1971. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. This is a really nice mint copy, the finest copy that I've ever seen. $44.95

Muir, John. My First Summer in the Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1988. First printing of reproduction of 1988 limited edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $17.95

Münzer, Ulrich. Iceland: A Dynamic Country. Forstinning, Germany: Kaster & Callwey Druck GmbH, 1991. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $13.95

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Murray, W.H. Mountaineering in Scotland & Undiscovered Scotland. London: Diadem Books Limited, 1979. First edition of combined version. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $14.95

Parker, Paul. Free-Heel Skiing. Chelsea, Vermont: Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 1988. First printing of first edition. Paperback. Good. $13.95

Porter, Eliot. Antarctica. New York: Arch Cape Press, 1988. Second edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $19.95

Putnam, William Lowell. The Great Glacier and Its House. New York: The American Alpine Club, 1982. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $24.95

photo not found
Missing photo ID#298305
Rebuffat, Gaston. Men and the Matterhorn. Great Britain: Nicholas Vane Publishers, Limited, 1967. First printing of first British edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ fine; edges slightly chipped. DJ encased in Mylar. $114.95

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Ridgeway, Rick. The Last Step: The American Ascent of K2. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1980. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ fine; edges slightly chipped at the spine. DJ encased in Mylar. $44.95

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Runte, Alfred. Yosemite: The Embattled Wilderness. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1990. Second printing of first edition. Mint. DJ very fine. DJ encased in Mylar. $4.95

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Samivel. Sous L'Oeil des Choucas...Ou Les Plaisirs de L'Alpinism. Paris: Delgrave, 1948. In French. Paperback. Fair; cover stained; slightly shaken. DJ n/a. $189.95

Samivel. The Summits of Samivel. Port Townsend, Washington: Alta House, 1986. First printing of first American edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $49.95

Scheinbaum, David. Bisti. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1987. First edition. Soft cover. Good; some water stains. $4.95

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Scott, Chic. Pushing The Limits: The Story of Canadian Mountaineering. Calgary, Alberta: Rocky Mountain Books, 2000. Second printing. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $59.95

Scott, Robert F., Capt., Royal Navy. The Voyage of the 'Discovery', vol. 1. London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1905? First edition. Hardcover. Fair; discarded library book. DJ n/a.
----------. The Voyage of the 'Discovery', vol. 2. London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1905? First edition. Hardcover. Fair; discarded library book. DJ n/a.
Set $4.95

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Missing photo ID#298295
Shirakawa, Yoshikazu. Himalayas. New York: Abradale Press, 1986. Second edition. Very large-format hardcover. Mint; front plate. DJ mint. $44.95

Snćvarr Guđmundsson. Ţar Sem Landiđ Rís Hćst. Reykjavík: Mál og Menning, 1999. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ Mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $14.95

Sole, Albi. Water Fall Ice. Calgary, Alberta: Rocky Mountain Books, 1988. Second edition. Soft cover. Mint. $12.95

Spring, Bob, and Ira Spring. The North Cascades National Park. Seattle: Superior Publishing, 1969. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ fair; edges chipped; ink worn. DJ encased in Mylar. $39.95

Sullivan, Robert and Robert Andreas, editors. The Greatest Adventures of All Time. Des Moines, Iowa: Time Inc. Home Entertainment, 2000. Paperback. Mint. $3.95

Straussman, Mike, editor. Climbing Big Walls. Merrillville, Indiana: ICS Books, Incorporated, 1990. First printing of first edition. Paperback. Mint. $14.95

Swix. The Swix Waxing Manual. Paperback. Fair. $2.95

Ullman, James Ramsey. Kingdom of Adventure: Everest. New York: William Sloan Associates, Incorporated, 1947. First printing of First edition. Hardcover. Good; some stains on the endplates. Missing DJ. $8.95

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Washburn, Bradford. On High. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2002. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $49.95

Williams, Richard L. The Cascades. Alexandria, Virginia: Time-Life Books, 1974. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Very good. DJ n/a. $3.95





Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 10, 2013 - 07:06pm PT
1972 Chouinard Catalog

Good. Cover slightly stained but interior Mint. $595.00

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Missing photo ID#298302

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Other Chouinard catalogs:

Chouinard 1975/76 - poor, shaken $8.95

Chouinard 1984 - Fine $7.95

Chouinard 1987 - Fine $7.95

Chouinard 1988 rock - Fine $7.95

Chouinard 1988 ski - Fine $7.95

Chouinard 1989 rock - Fine $7.95

Chouinard 1989 ski - Fine $7.95

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Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 17, 2013 - 08:06am PT
Polite bump.
John Mac

Trad climber
Littleton, CO
Apr 17, 2013 - 08:28am PT
Email sent!
Apolobamba

Trad climber
Boise, ID
Apr 17, 2013 - 08:51am PT
I will buy the Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada by Clarence
King.
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
the crowd MUST BE MOCKED...Mocked I tell you.
Apr 17, 2013 - 09:57am PT
must not succumb to bibliophile tendencies...must not...




bump
Roots

Mountain climber
SoCal
Apr 17, 2013 - 09:59am PT
Email sent....bump!
mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Apr 17, 2013 - 10:12am PT
Oh, lovely! Sending wish list pronto!
Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 21, 2013 - 08:26pm PT
Catalogs

Updated 4/21/13

Chouinard 1972 - $595 ("The Whole Natural Art of Protection")

Chouinard 1987 - Fine $7.95

Chouinard 1988 rock - Fine $7.95

Chouinard 1989 rock - Fine $7.95
Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 21, 2013 - 08:54pm PT
GUIDEBOOKS

Beckey, Fred. Cascade Alpine Guide: Stevens Pass to Rainy Pass. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1981. Second printing of first edition. Soft cover. Fine; inscribed in pen. $14.00

Bennet, Donald. Staunings Alps – Greenland. London: Cox & Wyman, Limited, 1972. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ n/a. $7.95

Bensen, Joe and Randall Green. Bugaboo Rock: A Climber's Guide. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1990. First printing of first edition. Paperback. Mint. $18.95

Bonney, Lorraine G. and Orrin H. Bonney. Field Book: The Wind River Range. Houston: L.G. Bonney and O.G. Bonney, 1977. Third edition. Paperback. Very fine. $2.00

Crouter, George. Colorado's Highest. Denver: Sundance Publications, 1985. Fourth printing. Hardcover. Mint. DJ n/a. $13.95

Daniell, Gene, and Jon Burroughs. Hiking Guide to Mount Washington and the Presidential Range. Boston: Appalachian Mountain Club, 1998. Sixth edition. Paperback. Mint. DJ n/a. $7.95

Hubble, Peter, and Mark Rolofson. South Platte Rock Climbing. Denver: Chockstone Press, 1988. First printing of first edition. Soft cover. Good, slight use wear. $5.95

Jacobs, Randy. The Colorado Trail. Englewood, Colorado: Westcliffe Publishers, 1994. Fourth edition. Paperback. Mint. DJ n/a. $10.95

Kearney, Alan. Mountaineering in Patagonia. Seattle: Cloudcap Publishing, 1993. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $31.95

Kruszyna, Robert and William L. Putnam. Climber's Guide to the Interior Ranges of British Columbia - South. New York: The American Alpine Club, 1977. Sixth edition. Plastic soft cover. Good. Cover worn. $2.95

Lankford, Kurt; and Brian Litz. Skiing Colorado's Backcountry: Northern Mountains. Golden, Colorado: Fulcrum, Incorporated, 1989. Tenth printing of first edition. Paperback. Very fine. $5.95

Litz, Brian. Colorado Hut to Hut. Englewood, Colorado: Westcliffe Publishers, Inc., 1995. Second edition. Paperback. Fine.$9.95

Meyers, George. Yosemite Climbs. Modesto, California: Mountain Letters, 1980. First edition. Ring-bound notebook. Very good. $99.95

----------. Yosemite Climbs. Modesto, California: Mountain Letters, 1980. First printing of first edition. Ring-bound notebook. Very poor; torn, soiled, missing pages & covers. $9.95

Moynier, John, and Claude Fiddler. Sierra Classics/100 Best Climbs in the High Sierra. Evergreen, Colorado: Chockstone Press, 1993. First printing of first edition. Paperback. Mint. $22.95

National Park Service. Mountaineering in Mount McKinley National Park. National Park Service, 1973. Brochure. Poor; much writing, folds, & tears. $2.95

Nesbit, Paul W. Longs Peak: Its Story and a Climbing Guide. Boulder, Colorado: Privately published, 1972. Eighth edition. Soft cover. Fair, slightly stained. $1.00

Nunn, Paul. Rock Climbing in the Peak District. London: Constanoble, 1975. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ good. 4.95

Rebuffat, Gaston. The Mont Blanc Massif; The 100 Finest Routes. New York: Oxford Press, 1975. First printing of first American edition. Hardcover. Very fine. DJ good; edges slightly chipped and torn. DJ encased in Mylar. $49.95

Roper, Steve. A Climber's Guide to the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1976. First printing of first edition. Soft cover. Fair; cover worn, heavily soiled, much writing in the book. $5.00

Roper, Steve. A Climber's Guide to Yosemite Valley. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1971. Second edition. Paperback. Fair; front plate; edges slightly stained. $4.95

Rossiter, R. Pictoral Guide to Boulder Climbs. Eldorado Springs, Colorado: Privately published, 1983. Second edition. Paperback. Fair; cover stained. $2.95

Sierra Club of British Columbia. The West Coast Trail. Vancouver, British Columbia: Douglas & McIntyre Limited, 1980. Fourth revised edition. Soft cover. Very good; some tape on back cover. $4.95

Spring, Ira, and Harvey Manning. 50 Hikes in Mount Rainier National Park. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1975. Revised edition. Paperback. Fair; cover worn, stained, and chipped. $1.00

----------. 102 Hikes in the Alpine Lakes, South Cascades, and Olympics. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1971. First printing of first edition. Paperback. Fair; cover worn, stained, and chipped; inscribed in ink. $1.00

Starr, Walter A., Jr. Starr's Guide to the John Muir Trail and the High Sierra Region. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1962. Eighth Edition. Paperback. Fine; inscribed in pen on front cover and inside of front cover; some indentations and stains from a rusted paper clip on pages 10 to 13, 22 to 25, and 102 to 105. $15.95

Voge, Hervey, editor. A Climber's Guide to the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1954. First printing of first edition. Hardcover. Very good; slightly out of square. DJ poor; edges chipped; spine chipped, torn in half at spine. $19.95

----------. A Climber's Guide to the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1956. Second printing of first edition. Hardcover. Fine. DJ fair; edges chipped; spine chipped. DJ encased in Mylar. $19.95

Whitney, Stephen. The Sierra Nevada: A Sierra Club Naturalist's Guide. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1979. Fifth printing of first edition. Paperback. Good. $3.95

Wood, Robert L. Olympic Mountains Trail Guide. Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1988. Fifth printing (revised). Paperback. Fair; edges slightly stained; minor folds on cover; some ink wear. $1.00
Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 21, 2013 - 08:58pm PT
PERIODICALS


Accidents in North American Mountaineering.
1989. Fine. $3.00
1990. Fine. $3.00

American Alpine Journal

1973. Good. $5.00
1989. Fine. $3.95
1990. Mint. $3.95
1994. Mint. $3.95
1995. Mint. $3.95
1996. Mint. $3.95
1997. Mint. $3.95
1998. Mint. $3.95
1999. Mint. $3.95

Ascent.

1984. Hardcover. Mint. DJ mint. DJ encased in Mylar. $9.95
1989. Paperback. Mint. $9.95

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Mountain climber
there and back again
Apr 21, 2013 - 09:35pm PT
SLR,
I pm'd you.
marty(r)

climber
beneath the valley of ultravegans
Apr 21, 2013 - 10:05pm PT
PM (also) sent.
Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 22, 2013 - 02:12pm PT
I'll get to all of the recent inquries tomorrow.

Thank you.
Captain...or Skully

climber
Apr 22, 2013 - 02:16pm PT
You guys should score a couple Sierra Ledge Rat volumes. I did. He takes exemplary care of his books. I was impressed. So there!
Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 22, 2013 - 03:27pm PT
Thanks Skully!

So dude, as a fellow book lover, why are you letting these go?

I am getting old and my interests are changing. Wanna lighten my load and reduce the amount of junk in my house.

All the really good stuff was sold last autumn during the last round of selling.
Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
Topic Author's Reply - Apr 29, 2013 - 03:11am PT
All recent orders will be been shipped today.
List updated.
Roots

Mountain climber
SoCal
Apr 30, 2013 - 09:05am PT
Thanks - received my box of books yesterday!
survival

Big Wall climber
Terrapin Station
Apr 30, 2013 - 10:32am PT
Wow. Great collection Bump!!
offsetprinting

Social climber
Putian,Fujian
May 28, 2013 - 12:25am PT
Using the Super Bowl as a rallying point to focus on hunger, Magazine Offset Printing

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