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    Adams, Vincanne.   TIGERS OF THE SNOW AND OTHER VIRTUAL SHERPAS. £7.00    
      An Ethnography of Himalayan Encounters.   304pp. Index. 24 b/w illustrations.   Very good. Some marking and annotation in the text.   1996 First edition, Princeton University Press.
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    Ahluwalia, Major H.P.S.   FACES OF EVEREST. £8.00    
         238pp. Index. A climbing history. The author reached the summit with the Indian expedition of 1965. 4to. Many photographs in colour and black and white.   Very good in very good dw. From a college library with minimal markings.   1978 First edition, New Delhi.
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    Ament, Pat.   CLIMBING EVEREST. £4.00    
      A Meditation on Mountaineering and the Spirit of Adventure.   146pp.   Fine in fine dw.   2001 First edition, Ragged Mountain Press, USA.
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    Anderson, John.   ON THE BIG HILL. £5.00    
      A Non-Climber's Everest.   174pp. 62 colour photographs. By filmaker with British Services Everest Expedition.   Fine in fine dw.   1988 First edition, Faber and Faber.
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    Blessed, Brian.   THE TIRQUOISE MOUNTAIN. £5.00    
      Brian Blessed on Everest.   217pp. Photographs in colour and b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   1991 First edition, Bloomsbury.
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    Bonington, Chris and Clarke, Charles.   EVEREST THE UNCLIMBED RIDGE. £6.00    
         132pp. Index. 64 colour photographs. The expedition in which Boardman and Tasker died. A climb from Tibet.   Fine in fine dw.   1983 First Hodder.
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    Bonington, Chris and Clarke, Charles.   EVEREST THE UNCLIMBED RIDGE. £5.00    
         132pp. Index. 64 colour photographs. The expedition in which Boardman and Tasker died. A climb from Tibet.   Fine in fine dw but with prize bookplate.   1983 First edition, Hodder.
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    Bonington, Chris.   EVEREST THE HARD WAY. £6.00    
      The First Ascent of the South West Face.   239pp. Index. 85 colour photographs. Summit success by Haston and Scott. The ascent next day by Boardman and Pertemba with the loss of Mick Burke.   Fine in fine dw.   1976 First edition, Hodder.
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    Bonington, Chris.   EVEREST SOUTH WEST FACE. £6.00    
         352pp. Index. 56 plates in colour and b/w. Unsuccessful attempt with Haston and MacInnes.   Fine in slightly chipped dw.   1973 First edition, Hodder.
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    Bonington, Chris.   KONGUR. £5.00    
      China's Elusive Summit.   224pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w.   Very good indeed in near-fine dw.   1982 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Bruce, Brigade-General Hon C.G.   MOUNT EVEREST: DER ANGRIFF 1922. £25.00    
         199pp. Index. 35 b/w photographs and 2 folding maps, 1 in colour. German translation of 'The Assault on Mount Everest'.   Slightly rubbed and a little slack but a sound copy.   1924 Verlag von Benno, Basel.
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    Calvert, Harry.   SMYTHE'S MOUNTAINS. £8.00    
      The Climbs of F.S.Smythe.   223pp. Index. 18 b/w photographs by Smythe and 4 maps.   Very good in very good dustwrapper.   1985 First edition, Gollancz.
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    Cameron, Ian.   TO THE FARTHEST ENDS OF THE EARTH. 150 years of World Exploration. £8.00    
      The History of the Royal Geographical Society 1830-1980.   288pp. Index. Many illustrations in colour and b/w. Chapter on 'The Discovery and Ascent of Everest'.   Fine in fine dw.   1980 First edition, Macdonald.
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    Coburn, Broughton.   EVEREST. £12.00    
      Mountain without Mercy.   256pp. 4to. With spectacular stills from the Imax film 'Everest'. The making of the film in the context of the disasters of that year.   Fine in fine dw.   1997 First National Geographic Society USA.
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    Conefrey, Mick and Jordan, Tim.   MOUNTAIN MEN. £5.00    
         281pp. Index. Chapters on Maurice Wilson, Fritz Wiessner, Charles Houston and others.   Fine in fine dw.   2002 Da Capo Press, Cambridge MA.
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    Davis, Wade.   INTO THE SILENCE. £16.00    
      The Great War, Mallory and the Conquest of Everest.   655pp. Index. Photographs in b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   2011 Third impression, The Bodley Head.
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    Denman, Earl.   ALONE TO EVEREST. £5.00    
         255pp. 13 b/w photographs and 4 maps. Not quite alone - he was with Tenzing.   Very good.   1954 First edition, Collins.
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    Dittert, Rene et al.   FORERUNNERS TO EVEREST. £6.00    
      The Story of the Two Swiss Expeditions of 1952.   256pp. Colour frontispiece and 24 b/w photographs. 9 maps and sketches.   Very good.   1954 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Douglas, Ed.   CHOMOLUNGMA SINGS THE BLUES. £5.00    
      Travels round Everest.   226pp. Index. 15 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1997 First edition, Constable.
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    Douglas-Hamilton, James.   ROOF OF THE WORLD. £5.00    
      Man's First Flight over Everest.   192pp. Index. Account of the 1933 expedition. Many b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1983 First edition, Mainstream Publishing.
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    Faux, Ronald.   EVEREST. £5.00    
      Goddess of the Wind.   115pp. Index. Illustrated in b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   1978 First edition, Chambers, Edinburgh.
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    Fellowes, P.M.F and others.   DER ERSTE FLUG UBER DEN MOUNT EVEREST. £5.00    
      Die Houston Mount Everest Expedition 1933.    303pp. Text in German. 48 illustrations and maps.   Very good indeed.   1934 First edition, S.Fischer, Berlin.
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    Firstbrook, Peter.   THE SEARCH FOR MALLORY AND IRVINE. £5.00    
         224pp. Index. 3 maps and b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1999 First edition, BBC.
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    Green, Dudley.   MALLORY OF EVEREST. £4.00    
         143pp. Index. Short biography with interesting photographs and extracts from letters and documents. Limp covers.   Fine.   No date (preface dated 1990), Faust Publishing Company.
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    Greig, Andrew.   KINGDOMS OF EXPERIENCE. £5.00    
      Everest, the Unclimbed Ridge.   249pp. Index. 48 colour photographs and 3 maps.   Fine in fine dw.   1986 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Gurtner, Othmar (introduces).   EVEREST. £10.00    
      The Swiss Everest Expeditions.   A short introduction with 144 annotated photographs from the Swiss expeditions of 1952. 4to.    Very good.   1954 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Habeler, Peter.   EVEREST IMPOSSIBLE VICTORY. £10.00    
         223pp. 23 colour photographs and many in b/w. Oxygen-free climb with Messner.   Fine in fine dw.   1979 First edition, Arlington Books.
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    Haston, Dougal.   IN HIGH PLACES. £6.00    
         168pp. Index. 17 photographs. His climbing autobiography including Scotland, the Eiger, Annapurna and Everest.   Very good in very good dw. Slight yellowing to edges and marks at the front edges of some plates. Inscription.   1973 Second impression Cassell.
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    Hemmleb, Jochen et al.   GHOSTS OF EVEREST. £5.00    
      The Authorised Story of the Search for Mallory and Irvine.   206pp. Index. Photographs in colour and b/w.   Fine in fine dw.   1999 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Hillary, Edmund.   HIGH ADVENTURE. £4.00    
         225pp. Colour frontispiece. 31pp of b/w photographs. His climbing autobiography.   Very good indeed. Inscription.   1955 First Hodder.
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    Holzel, Tom and Salkeld, Audrey.   THE MYSTERY OF MALLORY AND IRVINE. £5.00    
         322pp. Index. 35 photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1986 First edition, Jonathan Cape.
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    Hornbein, Thomas F.   EVEREST: THE WEST RIDGE. £25.00    
         198pp. 4to. 73 magnificent colour photographs. Hornbein and Unsoeld reach the summit after the first ascent of the West Ridge in 1963. The original Sierra Club Exhibit format.   Notes and marking in ink throughout but otherwise very good. The photographs are immaculate.   1966 First edition, Allen & Unwin.
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    Howard-Bury, Charles.   MOUNTAINS OF HEAVEN. £5.00    
      Travels in the Tien Shan Mountains, 1913.   176pp. Index. 19 b/w photographs and 2 maps. His journal edited by Marian Keaney.   Fine in fine dw.   1990 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Jenkins, Peter.   ACROSS CHINA. £5.00    
         351pp. Travelling with 1984 American Everest expedition. More travel than climbing.   Fine in fine dw.   1986 First US, Morrow.
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    Krakauer, Jon.   INTO THIN AIR. £5.00    
      A Personal Account of the Everest Disaster.   293pp. Events of May 1996.   Very good in very good dw. Small dent to front board.   1997 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Kunwar, Ramesh Raj.   FIRE OF HIMAL. £7.00    
      An Anthropological Study of the Sherpas of Nepal Himalayan Region.   315pp. Index. Monochrome photographs. Presentation copy signed by the author.   Very good in very good dw.   1989 First edition, Nirala Publications, Jaipur.
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    Messner, Reinhold.   EVEREST, EXPEDITION TO THE ULTIMATE. £10.00    
         254pp. Many photographs in colour and b/w. First ascent without oxygen.   Fine in near-fine dw. Spine panel of dw faded as usual.   1979 First edition, Kaye & Ward.
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    Messner, Reinhold.   DER GLASERNE HORIZONT. £10.00    
      Durch Tibet zum Mount Everest.   322pp. Index. Many photographs in colour and b/w. Text in German.   Fine in fine dw.   1982 First, BLV, Munchen.
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    Morris, John.   HIRED TO KILL. £14.00    
      Some Chapters of Autobiography.   272pp. Index. Stories of 1924 Everest expedition and Frontier service with the Gurkhas.   Very good in very good dustwrapper. Spotting to edges.   1960 First edition, Hart-Davis.
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    Murray, W.H.   THE STORY OF EVEREST. £5.00    
         230pp. Index. B/w photographs.   Near-fine.   1953 Revised edition Dent.
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    Noel, Captain J.B.L.   THE STORY OF EVEREST. £24.00    
         258pp. 38 photographs. Everest 1922 and 1924. US edition of 'Through Tibet to Everest'.   Very good indeed.   1931 Reprint, Blue Ribbon Books, New York.
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    Noyce, Wilfrid.   SOUTH COL. £4.00    
      One Man's Adventures on the ascent of Everest, 1953.   303pp.4 colour and 48 b/w photographs. 5 maps.   Very good. Owner's name.   1954 First edition, Heinemann.
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    Perrin, Jim.   THE VILLAIN. £24.00    
      The Life of Don Whillans.   354pp. Index. 35 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw. An outstanding copy.   2005 Second impression, Hutchinson.
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    Ruttledge, Hugh.   EVEREST 1933. £5.00    
         299pp. With 17 plates.   Very good.   1936 Popular edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Ruttledge, Hugh.   EVEREST: THE UNFINISHED ADVENTURE. £30.00    
         295pp. Large 8vo. Index. Large folding map. Includes a portfolio of 63 annotated plates of photographs and 13 portrait sketches of the climbers. The book of the 1936 expedition.   Very good. The front board has been creased. Otherwise a nice copy.   1937 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Ruttledge, Hugh.   EVEREST 1933. £25.00    
         390pp. Index. 59 monochrome plates. 3 folding maps.   Very good. Some light spotting and a litle wear to corners.   1934 Third impression, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Shipton, Eric.   UPON THAT MOUNTAIN. £5.00    
         222pp. His first climbing autobiography.   Corners bumped. Inscription. Otherwise very good.   1943 First edition, Hodder and Stoughton.
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    Shipton, Eric.   UPON THAT MOUNTAIN £5.00    
         222pp. 30 plates and 4 maps. His climbing autobiography. Includes chapters on Kenya, Everest and Nanda Devi.   Very good.   1944 Reprint Hodder and Stoughton.
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    Simpson, Joe.   DARK SHADOWS FALLING. £5.00    
         208pp. 27 colour photographs. He climbs on Pumori and considers the recent deaths on Everest.   Fine in fine dw. Owner's name.   1997 First edition, The Mountaineers, Seattle.
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    Simpson, Joe.   DARK SHADOWS FALLING. £5.00    
         208pp. 27 colour photographs. He climbs on Pumori and considers the recent deaths on Everest.   Fine in fine dw.   1997 Second impression, Cape.
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    Smythe, F.S.   CAMP SIX. £85.00    
         307pp. 36 full-page b/w photographs. His account of reaching the highest yet on Everest in 1936. In the original blue cloth.   Very good. Without any inscriptions, labels etc but cloth of spine a little marked.   1937 First edition, Hodder & Stoughton.
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    Smythe, F.S.   CAMP SIX. £5.00    
         315pp. Pocket edition without illustrations.   Very good in slightly chipped dw.   1938 Hodder.
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    Stephens, Rebecca.   ON TOP OF THE WORLD. £5.00    
         196pp. Colour photographs. The first British woman to climb Everest.   Fine in fine dw.   1994 First edition, Macmillan.
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    Stonor, Charles.   THE SHERPA AND THE SNOWMAN. £5.00    
         209pp. Index. 37 photographs. Scientific expedition failed to find the Yeti.   Very good indeed.   1955 First edition, Hollis & Carter.
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    Summers, Julie.   FEARLESS ON EVEREST. £5.00    
      The Quest for Sandy Irvine.   290pp. Index. 39 b/w photographs. The author is the great niece of Irvine. Based on recently discovered family papers. Inscription.   Near-fine in fine dw.   2000 First Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
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    Tasker, Joe.   EVEREST THE CRUEL WAY. £78.00    
         166pp. 26 b/w photographs.   Near-fine in like dw. Paper darkening a little as usual. An immaculate copy of a scarce title.   1981 First edition, Eyre Methuen.
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    Tilman, H.W.   MOUNT EVEREST 1938. £15.00    
         160pp. Index. 33 plates and 4 maps.   Very good. Boards faded. Inscription.   1948 First edition, Cambridge University Press.
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    Ullman, James Ramsey (retells).   MAN OF EVEREST. £5.00    
      The Autobiography of Tenzing   320pp. Index. 4 plates in colour and 45 in b/w. Not just Everest, but his work with the pre-war expeditions.   Very good. Spine faded as usual.   1955 First edition, Harrap.
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    Ullman, James Ramsey.   AMERICANS ON EVEREST. £8.00    
      The official account of the ascent led by Norman G.Dyhrenfurth.   429pp. 7 photographs in colour and 67 in b/w.   Very good.   1964 First edition, Lippinciott, Philadelphia.
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    Unsworth, Walt.   EVEREST. £12.00    
         578pp. Index. 17 plates in colour, 55 in b/w. 5 maps and 4 diagrams. The definitive reference work on all expeditions from 1921-1979. With full bibliography. The real story behind much of the mythology.   Fine in fine dw.   1981 First edition, Allen Lane.
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    Unsworth, Walt.   EVEREST. £10.00    
         704pp. Index. 52 b/w photographs. Check list of expeditions. List of sumitteers. Second edition of this standard work updated to include all expeditions to 1988.   Fine in fine dw.   1989 New edition, Oxford Illustrated Press.
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    Venables, Stephen.   EVEREST, KANGSHUNG FACE. £14.00    
         236pp. Index. Many photographs in colour and b/w. To the summit from the East.   Fine in fine dw.   1989 First edition, Hodder.
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    Weir, Tom.   EAST OF KATMANDU. £6.00    
         138pp. Many b/w photographs and 2 maps. Peaks and passes near Everest in 1952.   Very good indeed in edge-worn dw.   1955 First edition, Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh.
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    Weir, Tom.   EAST OF KATMANDU. £4.00    
         138pp. Many b/w photographs and 2 maps. Peaks and passes near Everest in 1952.   Very good in very good dw.   No date, The Travel Book Club.
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    Weir, Tom.   EAST OF KATMANDU. £6.00    
         138pp. Many b/w photographs and 2 maps. Peaks and passes near Everest in 1952.   Very good. Lettering rather faded. Bookplate.   1955 First edition, Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh.
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    West, John B.   EVEREST: THE TESTING PLACE. £6.00    
         187pp. Index. 18 colour photographs. Account of American medical research expedition.   Fine in fine dw.   1985 First, McGraw-Hill, New York.
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    Wibberley, Leonard.   THE EPICS OF EVEREST. £4.00    
         217pp. Account of the expeditions to 1953. Drawings. An introductory account.   Very good indeed.   1955 First edition, Faber.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   THE EPIC OF MOUNT EVEREST. £10.00    
         319pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 2 maps. A account of the first three expeditions.   Some spotting throughout, mainly to edges and margins. In worn dw.   1934 Reprint, Arnold.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   EVEREST: THE CHALLENGE. £5.00    
         243pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 4 maps.   Cloth torn on back board. Otherwise sound.   1936 Reprint, Nelson.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   EVEREST: THE CHALLENGE. £8.00    
         243pp. Index.   Very good. Boards a little rubbed.   1936 Reprint, Nelson.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   THE EPIC OF MOUNT EVEREST. £10.00    
         319pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 2 maps. A account of the first three expeditions.   Very good. Cloth a little rubbed.   1926 Reprint, Arnold.
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    Younghusband, Sir Francis.   THE EPIC OF MOUNT EVEREST. £10.00    
         319pp. Index. 16 b/w photographs and 2 maps. New foreword by Chris Bonington. An account of the first three expeditions.   Fine in fine dw apart from inscription.   1974 New edition, E.P.Publishing, Wakefield.
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