My Favourite Mountaineering Stories Signed By Sir John Hunt

Hunt, Sir John Edits


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Published by Lutterworth Press, London, UK, 1978. 1st edition. Original cloth gilt. Dustwrapper. Pp. 127. One in the series. Illustrated by Douglas Phillips. An anthology of mountaineering writing including accounts by Edward Whymper, Eric Shipton, Frank Smythe, Wilfrid Noyce, Edmund Hillary, Dougal Haston and Doug Scott. Inscribed by Sir John Hunt to the front free endpaper: ‘For David Tonks, to recall some delightful days spent together on some lovely mountains in congenial company. John Hunt, 25.3.’84’. Additionally signed by Hunt to the half-title. Binding nice and tight with slight rubbing, bumping, fading and creasing to the spine. Pages nice and clean. A very good, tight, clean copy in near fine, slightly creased dustwrapper. Scarce signed.