Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., c1956.
First U. S. edition in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ shows a little rubbing and creasing along edges with slight tears at corners and minor staining. This copy signed by author Edmund "Ed" Hillary on the title page.
The story of Sir Edmund Hillary's next mountain adventure after Everest 1953; the account of that eventful New Zealand Alpine Club expedition to the Barun Valley which scored its achievement against considerable odds. Contains 48 pages of photogravure illustrations.