Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1948. Octavo, cloth boards, b&w illus, maps, pp 160. Blind stamp embossed front board. Previous owner's bookplate. Very good condition. Protected in later glassine wrap.
The author was the expedition leader on the 1938 British Mount Everest expedition, which reached 27.200 feet before being forced to turn back. (Publication of the book was delayed by the war.). Item #96677
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