First Over Everest. The Houston – Mount Everest Expedition 1933.
First Edition. London, John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1933. 23.5 x 16 cm. xix, 279 pages. Complete with all plates as listed, the folding maps and stereoscopic glasses in the rear pocket. Original dark blue cloth with red title on spine and blind decoration on front board. Very good condition. Binding rubbed, bumped and discoloured (see images). Spine faded. Edges dust dulled. Inscribed and signed on title page (see comments). Internally bright, clean and complete. With a small archive of letters, newspaper articles and other documents related to the expedition.
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