Book Description

First UK edition. 8vo. pp. 360; photo. illusts., 3 sketch maps; sellotape marks to endpapers, else VG in original blue cloth, bumped to outer corners, in d.j. which is chipped and soiled. Signed to title by Marcus Schmuck, Fritz Wintersteller and Qader Saeed (correction to date).
Dealer Notes
The first English translation of Buhl’s autobiography. This copy is signed by Schmuck and Wintersteller, who were with Buhl on his later successful expedition to Broad Peak, and the Pakistani liaison officer on that expedition, Qader Saeed.
Author Buhl, Hermann.
Date 1956
Binding Original cloth in d.-w.
Publisher London: Hodder & Stoughton
Condition See description
Pages 360

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