Hardcover, cloth without dust-jacket. 258pp., Bibliography. Illustrated with photographs. Foreword by T. Howard Somervill. First edition. Ex-libris, with card pocket inside rear cover, no other marks. Piece of dust-jacket flap, containing blurb, neatly pasted-down inside front cover. A synopsis of previous attempts to conquer Everest, and also material on Kangchenjunga, Nanda Devi and Nanga Parat, written for young readers. Light age soiling to edges of bulked sheets, else a clean, tight, very good copy.