SIGNED BY EDMUND HILLARY
HILLARY, Edmund. Nothing Venture, Nothing Win. London: Hodder and Stoughton, (1975). Octavo, original blue cloth, original dust jacket. $700.
First edition of Sir Edmund Hillary's autobiography, signed on the title page by Hillary.
Details not just his ascent of Everest but his life in New Zealand and several of his many adventures after Everest. Illustrated with more than three dozen photographs, some in color. Neate 373. Price whited out on dust jacket flap.
Book with only slight soiling to edges of a few leaves, dust jacket with only minor rubbing and toning to extremities. A handsome signed copy.