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THE FIGHT FOR EVEREST, WITH ODELL’S FAMOUS ACCOUNT OF IRVING AND MALLORY’S ATTEMPT ON THE SUMMIT

NORTON, E.F. The Fight for Everest: 1924. New York, 1925.

First American edition, published the same year as the London first, illustrated with a folding map and 32 plates, eight in color. $800.

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INTO THIN AIR, SIGNED BY JON KRAKAUER

KRAKAUER, Jon. Into Thin Air. New York, 1997.

First edition of this gripping eyewitness account, signed in blue ink on the title page by Krakauer. With four pages of black-and-white photographs and 23 woodcut illustrations. $675.

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SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY

(HILLARY, Edmund). Photograph signed. No place, no date.

Color photograph of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in climbing gear, carrying backpacks and struggling on the side of snow-covered Mount Everest, boldly signed by Hillary. $600.

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“A STEP WHICH IS IN PRINCIPLE BOUNDLESS”

MESSNER, Reinhold. The Seventh Grade. New York, 1974.

First American edition of Messner’s challenging call for the exploration of mountaineering’s uttermost limits, illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs and four color photographic plates, boldly signed by the author on the half title. $500.

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