Title:Mount Everest: Formation, Population and Exploration of the Everest Region
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Cover:Hard Back With Dust Jacket
Subject:Mountaineering / Climbing
Remarks:B&W Photographs and Maps. Complete with fold-out map in rear pocket. Front endpapers have Map of the Khumbu Regio Mint. Dust jacket price inked, faded, sunned slightly sunned. Otherwise the book is in mint condition.
Size:162 x 236 mm
A detailed picture of the Everest region including Hagen's description of the evolution of the mountain, Dyhrenfuth's accounts of the attempts and first successful conquest of Everest, Furer-Haimendorf's discussion of the life, habits, homes and country of the Sherpas and Schneider's map considered a cartographical event when first published.