Ruttledge | Hugh

Everest 1933

First Edition

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First edition of Everest 1933 by Hugh Ruttledge. Octavo, xii, 390pp. Blue cloth, title in gilt on spine. Complete with four maps [three folding] and 59 photographic plates. Stated “First Published 1934” on copyright page. Frontispiece portrait with tissue cover. Lacking the scarce publishers dust jacket. Previous ownership bookplate affixed to front end paper. From the personal library of Windsor Holden White, a former American polo player. A fine copy.

Comments: The author, Hugh Ruttledge, was an English mountaineer who lead two expeditions to Mount Everest in 1933 and 1936. Both were unsuccessful.

Additional information

Location Published

London

Publisher

Hodder and Stoughton Limited

Edition

First Edition

Date Published

1934

ISBN
Binding

Cloth

Condition

Fine

Jacket Condition
Writer

Ruttledge | Hugh