First US edition. 8vo. pp. xii, 256; illusts., 2 sketch maps by Dee Molenaar; near-fine in original cloth, d.- w. Signed by the author to the title-page, also by Dee Molenaar (K2 1953, with inscription “Also a mapmaker’s place! Nov 2, 2000”), and signed to the foreword by Maurice Herzog, 17th of July, 00.
“Account of the 1978 all-women expedition which resulted in one ascent and the loss of the second summit assault pair” (Neate). Loosely inserted in this copy is also a flyer for Blum’s autobiography Breaking Trail, signed by her to the verso.
Author Blum, Arlene.
Binding Original cloth in dust-wrapper
Publisher San Francisco: Sierra Club Books
Condition See description
Pages xii, 256