Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc., 1975.
An attractive first American edition/first printing in Fine condition in Near Fine dust-jacket with waterstain on inside.
A magnificent book to match a singularly magnificent life, the full frankly told story of one of the great adventurers of the last century. A splendid self-portrait of a complex and uncommon man, Sir Edmund Hillary, conqueror of Everest, Antarctic explorer, builder of schools, bridges, hospitals high in the Himalayas for the Sherpas of Nepal; xiv,15-319,  pages.