High Adventure

HILLARY, Edmund

SIGNED BY HILLARY

HILLARY, Edmund High Adventure

Hodder & Stoughton, 1955.

First edition. 8vo. Original cloth in pictorial dustwrapper. Signed by Hillary on the title page. Seventeen plates showing 59 photographic illustrations and several line drawings and diagrams in the text. A fine copy in a bright, near fine dustwrapper, clean and crisp with the slightest tinge of browning to the spine, and two short closed tears to the lower panel.

Hillary's first book and his account of his introduction to climbing and the 1953 climb to the summit of Mount Everest.

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