Everest: The Best Writing and Pictures from Seventy Years of Human Endeavor - 1st Edition/1st Printing
Peter Gillman, Sir Edmund Hillary
This Fine First Edition/First Printing is SIGNED by "E. P. Hillary" directly on the title page, slight bumping of lower corners, Near Fine dustjacket exhibits some rubbing and staining with a few minor tears at top and at lower front corner, otherwise bright and Fine;
When Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay reached the summit of Mount Everest, it was the culmination of 30 years of attempted climbs and began the 40 years of 485 ascents by 13 different routes. This book chronicles those climbs with some of the finest writing and photography in the canon of mountaineering. (from the cover).