Book #13117

Touching My Father's Soul (A Sherpa's Journey To The Top Of Everest) - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Jamling Tenzing Norgay, Broughton Coburn
Touching My Father's Soul (A Sherpa's Journey To The Top Of Everest) - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Jamling Tenzing Norgay, Broughton Coburn.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by All Authors
Size: 8vo
Publisher: San Francisco: Harpersanfrancisco, 2001.
ISBN: 0062516876

A most attractive first edition/first printing in unread Near Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED by author Jamling Norgay Tenzing and co-author Broughton Coburn directly on the title page. One small puncture mark through back of dust jacket and board, otherwise Fine, clean and unread.

As Climbing Leader of the famed 1996 Everest IMAX expedition led by David Breashears, Jamling Norgay followed the footsteps of his legenday father Tenzing Norgay Sherpa who was the first to reach the Mount Everest summit in 1953 together with Sir Edmund Hillary. Introduction by Jon Krakauer and foreword by his holiness The Dalai Lama.

Price: $160.00

Author Bio

Edmund Hillary

Sir Edmund Percival Hillary (July 20, 1919 - Jan., 11 2008), New Zealand mountaineer and explorer. On May 29, 1953, he and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest as part of the ninth British expedition to Everest, led by John Hunt.

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