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Hardback. Tall 8vo. (approx 10 x 7.5 inches.) In illustrated blue & white cover. With pictorial dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; some darkening around edges, slight fading to spine. Slightly rubbed around edges.) Slight darkening to endpapers, else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. -- A pictorial account of the first successful ascent of Mount Everest in 1953, with pictorial maps, which also form the covers. Includes a chapter by Edmund Hillary on The Summit and a list of Hillary’s clothing and equipment. The pictures are accompanied by a day by day account of progress. A fascinating account of an epic event. 128pp. With many b&w photographs and pictorial map.
Title: Our Everest Adventure. The pictorial history from Kathmandu to the summit.
Publisher: Brockhampton Press. Leicester. 1954 1st edition:
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Seller ID: 77435
Keywords: Sports & Pastimes::Mountaineering JOHN HUNT, Everest Adventure, pictorial history, Kathmandu, summit, pictorial maps, Edmund Hillary, clothing, equipment, dustwrapper, first edition, photographs, Mountaineering, Brockhampton, 1954