Author: Yoshikau Shirakawa
First published Tokyo, 1971. Preface by Arnold Toynbee, testimonial by The King of Nepal, introduction by Sir Edmund Hillary and essay “The Great Himalayas” by Kyuya Fukada. A marvellous collection of large, 16.5 by 11.5 inches, color and black & white photographs, each annotated, full-page and several fold-out. “There can never have been such a feat of mountain photography … ” Edmund Fuller.
Hardcover with jacket, contents excellent, small 1 inch bump to base right of pages. Jacket with very light wear. A large and heavy book, extra overseas charges will apply. 16.85 by 12 inches