An account of the successful British expedition led by Hunt in 1953, the first ascent of the highest mountain in the world.
First edition. 8vo (23 x 16 cm), xx, 299pp., numerous photographic plates throughout (8 in colour), 3 maps and several other illustrations in the text, signed by the author, original blue cloth gilt, original pictorial dust wrapper, minor wear to the extremities; overall a very good copy.
Neate H135; Yakushi H269a.
Stock ID: 78279