Title: The Lonely Victory. Mount Everest, '78.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster (1978), New York
Publication Date: 1978
Edition: First American edition
9.25" x 6.25". 224pp. Blue paper covered boards with a white cloth spine, in dust wrapper. Small remainder mark along the bottom edge, else fine condition; nice VG+ jacket with mild edge wear. With dozens of color and black & white photo illustrations, including pictorial endpapers. A compelling and detailed account of Reinhold Messner's ascent of the world's highest peak without the use of artificial oxygen. This copy signed by Messner on the title page. Bookseller Inventory # 22771
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Store Description: John Michael Lang Fine Books is a brick & mortar book shop in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood. We are located at: 5416 - 20th Ave. NW Seattle, WA 98107 Our phone number is 206 624 4100. We maintain an inventory of fine books, photographs, art, and ephemera in many fields. Occasional catalogs issued. We are members of the ABAA, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America.