Tiger of the Snows

By: Tenzing of Everest (with James Ramsey Ullman)

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B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping, rubbing and edge wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers along with some beginning fading. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's name inked on the half title page. The dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing, edge wear, nicking and several edge tears and chips. The rear cover of the dust jacket has noticeable foxing, ground-in dirt and toning. "Tenzing Norgay GM OSN (Tendzin norgyé; 29 May 1914 – 9 May 1986) , born Namgyal Wangdi and often referred to as Sherpa Tenzing, was a Nepali-Indian Sherpa mountaineer. He was one of the first two individuals known to reach the summit of Mount Everest, which he accomplished with Edmund Hillary on 29 May 1953. Time named him one of the 100 most influential people of the 20th century. " (from Wikipedia)

Title: Tiger of the Snows

Author Name: Tenzing of Everest (with James Ramsey Ullman)

Categories: Mountaineering,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1955

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: A38084

Keywords: Mountaineering James Ramsey Ullman Tenzing Norgay Mount Everest Edmund Hillary Tibet Himalayas Mountaineering,