The books in this library have been donated by members past and present and are available on loan to members of the TWMC. Particular thanks are due to Norman Foster whose collection was given to the club. Further donations are welcome.

If you wish to borrow a title please email Steve Jackson and the relevant volume will be brought to the next club meeting.

Guidebooks

British Rock

  • Avon & Cheddar – 2 volumes – 1992 – CC
  • Chatsworth -1996 – BMC
  • Dorset – 1994 – Vertical Brain (jingo wobbly style)
  • North Devon & Cornwall – 2000- CC
  • Peak Limestone – Stoney Middleton area – 1987 – BMC
  • Pembroke – CC
  • Pembroke supplement – 1998 – CC
  • Sandstone SE – 2000 – Jingo Wobbly
  • Scrambles in Snowdonia – 1988 – Cicerone
  • Stanage – 2001 – BMC
  • Tremadoc – 2000- CC
  • West Cornwall – 2 volumes, North and South – 2000 – CC
  • Yorkshire Gritstone – 1998 – BMC
  • Southwest Climbs – 1979 – Diadem

Europe

  • Corsica GR 20 High Level route – 2001 – Cicerone
  • Costa Blanca – 1997 – Cicerone
  • Pietra di Luna – 1995 – Sardinia – Saredt

USA

  • The Gunks – 1995 – Chockstone

Other

  • Short Walks in the Peak District – 1998 – Ward Lock
  • The Black Cliff – Crew, Soper, Wilson – 1971
  • Classic Walks – 1982 – Ken Wilson – Diadem
  • Wild Walks – 1988 – Ken Wilson – Diadem

General

Biography

  • The Hard Years – Joe Brown – 1967
  • G. W. Young – Hankinson – 1995
  • Facing Up – Bear Grylls – 2000
  • Storms of Silence – Joe Simpson – 1996
  • High Exposure – David Breashears – 1999
  • Upon That Mountain – Shipton – 1943
  • Adventures on the Roof of the World – Le Blond – 1903
  • Travels Amongst the Great Andes of the Equator – Whymper – c1890
  • The Glaciers of the Alps and Mountaineering in 1861 – Tyndall – 1860
  • Days of Fresh Air – Amery – 1940
  • My Climbs in the Alps and Caucasus – Mummery – 1897
  • The Spirit of the Hills – Smythe – 1935
  • Mountaineering Holiday – Smythe – 1940
  • Over Tyrolese Hills – Smythe – 1936
  • Memoirs of a Mountaineer – Chapman – 1940
  • Tenzing – Man of Everest – Ullman – 1955

USA

  • Climbing in N. America – Chris Jones – 1976

Alpine

  • Alps 4000 – Moran – 1994
  • The Playground of Europe – Stephen – 1924
  • Peaks Passes & Glaciers – Blakeney 1926
  • True Tales of Mountain Adventure – Le Blond – 1902
  • The Mountain Way – Irving – 1938
  • They Came to the Hills – Engel – 1952
  • The Alps from End to End – Conway – 1895
  • Mountain Days in the Highlands and Alps – Walker -1937
  • The Playground of Europe – Stephen – 1924
  • Wandering Among the High Alps – Wills – c1860
  • Scrambles Amongst the Alps – Whymper – 1871
  • Mountain Holidays – Smith – 1946
  • Mountain Jubilee – Lunn – 1943
  • The Story of Alpine Climbing – Gribble – 1904
  • An Alpine Journey – Smythe – 1934

Himalayan

  • Everest: The Unclimbed Ridge – Bonnington/Clarke – 1983
  • Himalayan Climber – Scott – 1992
  • Himalaya: Alpine Style -Fanshawe/ Venables – 1995
  • Soldiers on Everest – Fleming/ Faux – 1977
  • The Next Horizon – Bonnington – 1973
  • Kingdoms of Experience – Greig – 1986
  • High Adventure – Hillary – 1955
  • The Story of Everest – Murray- 1953
  • Everest the Hard Way – Bonnington – 1976

Technical

  • The Climbers Handbook – Hattingh – 1998
  • Rope Techniques – Shepherd – 2003
  • Climbing in Britain – Barford – 1946
  • Mountaineering – Blackshaw – 1975

Journals/Anthologies

  • Climber’s Club Journal 2001
  • The Mountain World 1954

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