HIGH ADVENTURE: Hillary, Edmund HIGH ADVENTURE: Hillary, Edmund
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Hillary, Edmund

Published by Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1955
Used Condition Very Good Hardcover
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Hillary, Edmund. HIGH ADVENTURE. London, 1955, Hodder & Stoughton, First U.K. Edition. 224 pp, 9 maps, 31 plates including 68 B&W photos, plus 14 line drawings by George Djurkovic. Everest classic covers the 1951 reconnaissance and 1953 1st ascent from the plain-spoken and humble viewpoint of Ed Hillary, who climbed it with Tensing Norgay. Hillary's first book, this copy collectible in near fine condition, a signed First Edition. Signed by Ed Hillary. Near Fine. Bright, slightly chipped DJ, FEP missing, elsewise VG+. NZ$650. Bookseller Inventory # 000216

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Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London

Publication Date: 1955

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: George Djurkovic

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Slightly Chipped DJ

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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