Everest 1933

By: Ruttledge Hugh

Price: £20.00

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Book Condition: xv, 390pp, original black cloth, new spine with original laid on, leading edge of front and rear board worn, some speckling to cloth, exlibrary, label removal marks to endpapers and ink stamp to verso of maps and plates but otherwise very clean internally, Good in colour photocopy of orginal dw. A presentable copy especially in the reproduced dustwrapper.


The expedition was the first attempt since the 1924 expedition on which Mallory and Irvine had been killed. In 1933 three climbers, Wager, Wyn Harris and later Smythe, reached 8580 metres. On this expedition an iceaxe was found (now in the Alpine Club) which belonged to Mallory or Irvine.

Title: Everest 1933

Author Name: Ruttledge Hugh

Categories: Mountaineering,

Edition: 1934 reprint

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1934

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: xv, 390pp, original black cloth, new spine with original laid on, leading edge of front and rear board worn, some speckling to cloth, exlibrary, label removal marks to endpapers and ink stamp to verso of maps and plates but otherwise very clean internally, Good in colour photocopy of orginal dw. A presentable copy especially in the reproduced dustwrapper.

Seller ID: 71345

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