Book #14152

After Everest: an Autobiography - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Norgay Tenzing, Edmund Hillary
After Everest: an Autobiography - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Norgay Tenzing, Edmund Hillary.
After Everest: an Autobiography - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Edmund Hillary
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1977.
ISBN: 004920050x

A beautiful first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition in flawless dustjacket, this copy is signed by Edmund Hillary directly on the title page. Limited foxing to page edges, otherwise in Fine condition.

Tenzing Norgay, the uneducated Sherpa who had a lifelong ambition to conquer Mount Everest who eventually, with Edmund Hillary returned from the summit as hero. In this continuation of his autobiography Tiger of the Snows, he tells his story of traveling, climbing and teaching.

Price: $390.00

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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