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SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY AND 25 OTHER "EVERESTERS" AND MOUNTAINEERING LEGENDS

(HILLARY, Edmund, et al.) HUNT, John. The Ascent of Everest. London, 1953.

First edition, signed by Sir Edmund Hillary and 25 other Everest climbers and mountaineering greats on the title page and dedication leaf. With eight color photographic plates, 48 half-tone plates and a number of in-text illustrations after pen-and-ink sketches. $6500.

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SIGNED BY THREE MEMBERS OF THE 1953 EVEREST EXPEDITION

HUNT, John. Our Everest Adventure. Leicester, 1954.

First edition of this pictorial record of the 1953 Everest expedition, with over 130 photographic illustrations, in original dust jacket, signed by three members of the 1953 Everest expedition: John Hunt, George Lowe, and George Band. $1200.

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SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY AND GEORGE LOWE

HILLARY, Edmund and LOWE, George. East of Everest. London, 1956.

First edition of Hillary’s dramatic account of his 1954 expedition, with over 60 finely screened photogravures, some double-page, signed on the title page by expedition members and authors Edmund Hillary and George Lowe. $800.

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SIGNED BY DESMOND DOIG, SIR EDMUND HILLARY, AND GEORGE LOWE

HILLARY, Edmund and DOIG, Desmond. High in the Thin Cold Air. London, 1963.

First English edition of this account of the 1960-61 Himalayan Scientific and Mountaineering Expedition, signed on the title page by Doig, Hillary, and George Lowe. $600.

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SIGNED BY JOHN HUNT

(HILLARY, Edmund) HUNT, John. The Ascent of Everest. London, 1954.

"Edited and Abridged Edition for Schools" of this first-person narrative of the 1953 Everest expedition, with numerous photographic and illlustrated plates, signed on the half title: "John Hunt 15-10-62," handsomely bound in full calf-gilt depicting Everest. $550.

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SIGNED BY HILLARY

HILLARY, Edmund. No Latitude for Error. London, 1961.

First edition, second printing, of this first-person account of the New Zealand contingent of the 1958 Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition, signed on the title page by Sir Edmund Hillary and his fellow expedition member George Lowe. $450.

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