Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1965.
A scarce first U. S. edition, SIGNED by author Heinrich Harrer on the title page. The book is overall in Very Good condition, limited staining mainly on back-cover. Fine, clean and bright interior in good+ price-clipped dust jacket with rubbing and chips along the edges.
Harrer's superb account of thrilling mountain climbs, near disaster in dense jungle, and fascinating encounters with natives as primitive as Stone Age man. Told in diary form and filled with an immediacy and directness that give the reader full participation in this daring expedition into New Guinea's interior.