WorldCat Identities

Smythe, F. S. (Francis Sydney) 1900-1949

Overview
Works: 90 works in 413 publications in 5 languages and 3,344 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: F3741.A6, 918.6
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The valley of flowers by F. S Smythe( Book )

26 editions published between 1938 and 1985 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kangchenjunga adventure by F. S Smythe( Book )

34 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of a failed 1930 attempt to climb the third highest mountain in the world
British mountaineers by F. S Smythe( Book )

12 editions published between 1942 and 1997 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kamet conquered by F. S Smythe( Book )

21 editions published between 1932 and 1991 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climbs in the Canadian Rockies by F. S Smythe( Book )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator by Edward Whymper( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

-- ---Supplementary appendix; by Edward Whymper. London, J. Murray, 1891. 147 p. illus. 24 cm
Behold the mountains; climbing with a color camera by F. S Smythe( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of the hills by F. S Smythe( Book )

16 editions published between 1935 and 1957 in English and Japanese and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A camera in the hills by F. S Smythe( Book )

16 editions published between 1939 and 1955 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High stories of survival from Everest and K2 by David Roberts( Recording )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everest and K2--two of the most feared and respected peaks in the world. High offers a unique perspective on climbing these two peaks, from early exploration disasters, to the modern tragedies. With writing from Matt Dickinson, Chris Bonington, David Roberts and others, these stories remind us, in vivid written accounts, why Everest and K2 are among the worlds most dangerous places, yet why the world's best climbers can't stay away from them. High is an adventure audiobook at its most compelling
Mountaineering holiday by F. S Smythe( Book )

23 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

?There is no holiday like a mountaineering holiday. For eleven months the mountaineer has sighed for the mountain wind on his cheek, for the lilt of the mountain stream, for the feel of rock in his hand, for the crunch of frozen snow beneath his feet, for the smell of mist and the fragrance of alp and pine forest.?In his spare moments he has read about mountains, pored over maps, and studied guidebooks. Then comes the day when he inspects his boots, his ice axe, and his rope. He packs his rucksack. He buys his railway ticket. The incredible has become credible. For two weeks, three week
Rocky Mountains by F. S Smythe( Book )

7 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mountain vision by F. S Smythe( Book )

14 editions published between 1941 and 1950 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snow on the hills by F. S Smythe( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1948 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Alpine album by F. S Smythe( Book )

8 editions published between 1940 and 1947 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climbs and ski runs : mountaineering and ski-ing in the Alps, Great Britain and Corsica by F. S Smythe( Book )

19 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'"Why do you climb?" The mountaineer has no answer to this question. The best things in the world cannot adequately be expressed in speech or print; they are part of the soul.' In Climbs and Ski Runs, Frank Smythe takes the reader on Alpine ski trips and Dolomite adventures, up first ascents in North Wales and on to the mighty Brenva Face of Mont Blanc. He places pebbles for runners, shoots' crevasses and is struck by lightning. And yet, all the while, he perfectly captures the moments that make climbing and mountaineering so special?
Camp six; an account of the 1933 Mount Everest expedition by F. S Smythe( Book )

14 editions published between 1937 and 1956 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Whymper by F. S Smythe( Book )

16 editions published between 1940 and 1966 in 5 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a mountaineer by F. S Smythe( Book )

12 editions published between 1940 and 1951 in English and French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountains in colour by F. S Smythe( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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High stories of survival from Everest and K2
Alternative Names
Frank Smythe alpiniste

Frank Smythe britischer Bergsteiger und Autor

Frank Smythe Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1900-1949)

Frank Smythe brytyjski wspinacz, pisarz, fotograf i botanik

Smythe, F. S.

Smythe, F. S. 1900-1949

Smythe, Francis Sydney

Smythe, Francis Sydney 1900-1949

Smythe, Frank

Smythe, Frank 1900-1949

Smythe, Frank S.

Smythe, Frank S. 1900-1949

Smythe, Frank S. (Francis Sydney), 1900-1949

Smythe Frank Sidney 1900-1949

Smythe, Frank Sydney 1900-1949

फ्रेंक स्मिथ

スマイス

フランク・スマイス

Languages
English (265)

French (16)

Japanese (5)

German (4)

Danish (2)

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