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SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY, TENZING NORGAY, CHARLES WYLIE AND WILFRED NOYCE

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

First edition, with eight color photographic plates, 48 black-and-white plates, and a number of in-text illustrations, signed by the first two men to reach the summit of Everest, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, and two other members of their historic 1953 Everest expedition team, Charles Wylie and Wilfred Noyce. $6200.

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ASCENT OF EVEREST, SIGNED BY SIR JOHN HUNT AND WILFRID NOYCE

HUNT, John. The Ascent of Everest. London, 1953.

First edition, boldly signed by author and expedition leader Sir John Hunt and expedition member Wilfrid Noyce on the title page, with eight color photographic plates, 48 half-tone plates and a number of in-text illustrations after pen-and-ink sketches. $1300.

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TWICE SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY

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

First edition, with eight color photographic plates, 48 black-and-white plates, and a number of in-text illustrations after pen-and-ink sketches, boldly signed on the title page and on the first page of Chapter 16 (which he wrote) by Edmund Hillary. $950.

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"ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT FIELDS OF EXPLORATION IN THE WORLD"

(KARAKORAM) VISSER-HOOFT, Jenny. Among the Kara-Korum Glaciers. London, 1926.

First edition of Visser-Hooft's account of her and her husband's expedition to the Karakoram Mountains, richly illustrated with two maps (one folding), and 25 photographic plates. $950.

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