London, 1938. Small quarto, orange cloth, 150 pp. First edition. A very good copy with with some fading to cloth at spine and light normal wear. A relatively scarce mountaineering title, illustrated with many photographs. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Himalayan Quest: The German Expeditions to ...
Publisher: Nicholson and Watson
Publication Date: 1938
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description London: Nicholson & Watson Presumed First Edition, 1938. vg copy. Hb. Maroon cloth bound cover with black titles on spine and front board (superimposed over a mountain range illustration on front board). Cover v slightly bumped to extremities, with minor marking to cloth. Unpriced. 150pgs. Tight leaves. Foxing on page edges and end papers. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated in b/w. Translated from the German by E G Hall. Scanned image available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 3861
Book Description Nicholson and Watson, 1938. 1st Ed. Royal 8vo. 150pp. 96 plates, 4 maps. Some light browning, bookplate, ex.-libris Eric Roberts, original cloth, faded. With a Foreword by Sir Francis Younghusband.Neate B61. ’Account of the 1937 attempt on Nanga Parbat. Bauer flew out after an ice avalanche had engulfed sixteen members of the expedition.’ US$40. Bookseller Inventory # 242682