First English edition. 8vo. pp. 239; photo. illusts., sketch maps to text; spotting to fore-edge, else very good in the original cloth, d.-w., a little chipped and soiled. Signed by the two summiters Lino Lacedelli and Achille Companoni to labels pasted on title and dedication leaf.
Neate D21; Yakushi D167b; Perret 1298. The leader's account of the first ascent of K2, in 1954, with signatures of the two men who made the ascent.
Author Desio, Ardito.
Binding Original cloth in d.-w.
Publisher London: Elek Books
Condition See description
Pages pp. 239