Kangchenjunga: The Untrodden Peak with Kangchenjunga Climbed. 50th anniversary program: Evans, Charles
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Kangchenjunga: The Untrodden Peak with Kangchenjunga Climbed. 50th anniversary program

Author(s): Evans, Charles

Copyright: 1956, Hodder & Stoughton, London
Specifications: 1st, 8vo, pp.xix, 187, color frontis, 4 color & 50 bw photos, 2 maps, 5 diagrams, appendices, black cloth. Anniversary program - pp.12, 5 color & 5 bw photos, wraps
Condition: signed 5 - George Band, Joe Brown, Norman Hardie (pasted in), John Jackson, & Tony Streather, dj yellowing on back, unclipped, fine, cloth w/ light spine fading, spotting to edges, tight, near fine

Program signed 7 - George Band, Joe Brown, Charles Clarke, Norman Hardie, John Jackson, Doug Scott, & Tony Streather, fine

Account of the British first ascent of Kangchenjunga in 1955. This copy is signed by the successful first summit team of Band and Brown as well as the second summit team of Hardie and Streather. Band was also the youngest member of the successful 1953 British Everest Expedition. This UK edition includes color photos not in the US edition. The accompanying 50th anniversary program is also signed by the same people with the addition of Charles Clarke and Doug Scott. Clarke provided the introduction for the evening and Scott the closing tribute.

Neate E27, Yak E62.

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