Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Paris: Librairie Larousse, 1956.
A most attractive first edition/first printing in Fine condition in Very Good+ dust jacket, with a small number of little chips at the edges. SIGNED by AUTHOR Maurice Herzog on the title page. An indispensable mountaineering guide in original French language.
A stunning guide into mountaineering from the perspective of the mid of the 20th century by Maurice Herzog, Leader of the French Himalayan Expedition in 1950 to conquer the first 8,000-meter peak ever, the Annapurna. Countless photos in black and white as well as colored illustrations.