Book #14200

Two Generations

Edmund Hillary, Peter Hillary
Two Generations. Edmund Hillary, Peter Hillary.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by All Authors
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1984.
ISBN: 0340354208

A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dustjacket, SIGNED by AUTHORS Edmund Hillary and son Peter Hillary directly on the title page.

Hillary's frank and engaging biography, "written with good humour and total honesty by a father and son who do not always look eye to eye, but share a zest for adventure which they communicate unstintingly" (from the dust-jacket).

Price: $490.00

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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