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Jarvis Books
Bedw Arian
Glyn Garth
Menai Bridge
United Kingdom
LL59 5NP

tel & fax: 01248 716021
international tel & fax
 (+44) 1248 716021

To order books first email or telephone to check availability

Terms,payment options and privacy policy

LATEST catalogue 134
(April 2021)
 in author order

general mountain books
fiction mountain books
mountain guidebooks (English lang.)
walking and trekking
foreign language mountain books
condition of books

Credit and debit card
orders welcome
mountain books mountaineering books

Established 1979




All books are subject to availability.

ORDERING either:

Telephone 01298 716021 or (International (+44) 1298 716021)
Probably the quickest way to secure or enquire about a book.
If you wish to pay by Credit or Debit Card, please state card type and name on card; card number, expiry date, plus 3-digit security number.

Email jarvis@mountainbooks.co.uk
Please state your choice of books and we will get back to you with what’s available and the total cost.
On receipt of the total amount please pay using any of the methods below.

Letter (sent to the above address).


Credit or Debit Card.
Please telephone or post stating card type and name on card; card number, expiry date, plus 3-digit security number.

If you wish to pay by PayPal please contact us first by email for the total cost (including postage) of the order; we will then send you a PayPal invoice by email with a link for paying.

Cheques or Postal Orders. Please make payable to Jarvis Books on receipt of invoice: established customers on receipt of invoice with books. Sorry we can only accept payment in Sterling.


UK Postage and packing. Depending on weight.

For weights up to 2kg between £2.00 (our minimum charge) and £4.95

For weights over 2kg and up to 20kg £7.50

So postage wise it pays to buy in quantity!

First Class UK postage is extra!

Overseas Postage is at cost depending on weight, destination and speed of delivery. Please state whether surface or airmail, except for Europe which is airmail only: a quote for postage will be sent if required.


G or Good - showing some signs of use and wear.
VG or Very Good - about average condition.
F or Fine - almost like new.
With + or - to indicate upper or lower of grade.
Inscription means name or other inscription, such as an address, usually written on front endpaper.
Book Sizes. When mentioned, the approximate height is in centimetres (cm.)
No Dust Wrapper (d/w) unless otherwise stated: Defective dust wrappers are usually protected in a loose plastic sleeve.
BOOKS CAN BE RETURNED within 14 days if you are not happy with them.



All personal details you supply to us are kept private and is not shared or disclosed to any third party.

We store on database a mailing list of names and addresses of customers receiving our ‘paper’ catalogues. We also store on another database email addresses of customers, used to notify when the latest catalogue can be viewed in a PDF file format, or for any queries.

These details are stored only if acceptable by you. At any time, you can ask us to remove your details from either/or both databases and your request will be dealt with promptly.

We DO NOT store credit or debit cards details.

Any credit or debit card details supplied by you by telephone or letter (as we do not accept details via the internet) for the purpose of payment of purchase, are promptly dealt with, then immediately destroyed.    


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