Book Description

First edition. Large 8vo. pp. 70, [2], 48 (b & w photo. illusts.); two sketch maps; very good in the original cloth, in d.j., which is chipped and browned on spine with sellotape repair at head. Signed by the authors to the title.
Dealer Notes
Neate H79; Yakushi H317a; not in Perret. The New Zealand Alpine Club expedition to the Barun valley included three members of the previous year’s successful Everest expedition, Hillary, Lowe and Charles Evans.
Author Hillary, Sir Edmund and George Lowe.
Date [1956]
Binding Original cloth in d.-w.
Publisher [London:] Hodder & Stoughton
Condition See description
Pages pp. 70, [2], 48 (b & w photo. illusts.)

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