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    [Sir Edmund Hillary]. John Hunt. The Ascent of Everest. [London]: [1953]. First edition, signed by Sir Edmund Hillary.

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    [Sir Edmund Hillary]. John Hunt. The Ascent of Everest. [London]: Hodder and Stoughton, [1953]. First edition, signed by Sir Edmund Hillary on the title page. Octavo. 300 pages. Eight color photographic plates, forty-eight half-tone plates and numerous textual illustrations. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt spine titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Minor edge wear to the book and the price-clipped jacket. Jacket spine slightly sunned. Minimal chipping at the extremities. Very good.



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