Title:The Everest Lhotse Adventure
Subject:Mountaineering / Climbing
Remarks:B&W Photographs and Index. Good. No dust jacket. Sky blue cloth board. Faded and rubbed on the spine, bumped corner, little worn out on the top of the back corner, stain marks of rust and damp on back cover and rubbed edges. Some foxing, although mostly limited to the endpapers. Previous owner signed by blue ink is on front free endpaper and a small crack on hinge of back cover. The pages are sunned and foxed. Apart from these, the book can be taken as fine.
Size:150 x 228 mm
This is the story of the Swiss Expedition of 1956. The whole story of the expedition is thrilling in the extreme, an unprecedented accomplishment, carried through with efficiency, courage and very great skill. It is told by the leader of the team, simply and quietly, but most effectively. It is certain to take its place amongst the classic tales of mountaineering.