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By: Banks Mike

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg: 1959

Edition: 1959 First Edition

Seller ID: 65738

Condition: 238pp, VG in slightly rubbed near VG price clipped dw.

Account of 1956 attempt and first ascent in 1958 with Tom Patey. View more info

Commando Climber

By: Banks Mike

Price: £110.00

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1955

Edition: 1955 First Edition

Seller ID: 47146

Condition: 240pp, VG+ in VG- dw with chip to base of spine, and minor chips at corners, inscription to T. Patey from the Author Mike Banks.

Illustrated with 16 pages of photographs and with a frontispiece and drawings in the text by Lilias Stirling. View more info

Uberfallig In Einsamen Regionen

By: Banks Mike

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Engelbert-Verlag Balve: 1966

Edition: 1966 First German Edition

Seller ID: 47161

Condition: 189pp, pictorial boards, front endpaper removed, VG. On the half title is an inscription to Tom Patey from Mike Banks, 'An den Herr Doktor Tom Patey - Ich mochte ihnen zeige das die Hoh Siebentausendsiebenhundertundachtzig Meter ist nicht die selbe als Achtausand Meter. So there! Mike Banks'. Loosely inserted is also a handwritten letter to Tom Patey 'Dear Tom, Up to your eyes in work - unthinkable! I enclose a book I believe I wrote and I don't even know what the title means. Good old Bonington - he's stuck up the eiger and I'm doing a lecture in his place and collecting his lolly. Love to Betty. Mike'.

German edition of Snow Commando, an unassuming but striking record of adventure in Cornwall and the Arctic, in Switzerland and the Himalayas. A rather unique item from the library of Tom Patey. View more info