Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: OP001F-285
ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 3rd UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and Michael Ward
By Hunt, John
Price: $450.00


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

London, 1954, 3rd UK edition, identical to the first edition. 300 pp, 48 plates. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket has minor edge wear, book is fine. Fine condition. 

SIGNED by Ed Hillary and Michael Ward. 

The official account of the first ascent of Mount Everest. Chapter on the on final assault written by Edmund Hillary. If you want to collect just one book signed by Sir Edmund Hillary, this is the one to have.

We personally obtained the Hillary signature in person in one of our several meetings with Edmund Hillary over the past twenty-five years. The Ward signature is on the front free endpaper, and is authentic, as we have personally seen his signature in other books and can authenticate it. Hillary signed on the title page as Ed Hillary.
 
Michael Ward was the team doctor on the first ascent, and wrote several books on mountaineering, including a huge Everest history that came out only ten years ago. His signature is rarely found in expedition books, except for those signed at the team's reunions, as he appeared to have not lectured at mountaineering events as much as some other team members such as Hillary, Hunt, Lowe and now George Band, who is still only 82 years old (2011). Ward's signature is on the front free endpaper. There is also a previous owner's name written in small ink letters at the top corner, "P. Helen Con March 1954".
 

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
THE ASCENT OF EVEREST LIMITED EDITION. John Hunt 40th anniversary edition, No 177. SIGNED by John Hunt, Charles Evans, Griffiths Pugh, Michael Ward, Alfred Gregory, George Band, Charles Wylie, George Lowe, Michael Westmacott and Edmund Hilla
By: Hunt, John.
Price $1495.00 ~ Regular $3500.00, You Save $2005.00 (57%)
- Item # OP001K-946
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 1953 1st UK ed Hardcover No DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and Chris Bonington
By: Hunt, John
Price $300.00 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $150.00 (33%)
- Item # OP001D-285
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LIFE IS MEETING John Hunt 1978 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hunt, John
Price $75.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $75.00 (50%)
- Item # OP331-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST. John Hunt 1953 2nd-4th UK edition. No DJ, Very Good. [Not signed]
By: Hunt, John. With Sir Edmund Hillary
Price $10.00
- Item # OP001Q
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 2nd UK ed Hardcover No DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and George Lowe
By: Hunt, John
Price $300.00
- Item # OP001G-285
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 1993 Paperback Fine [Not Signed] 2 Copies Available
By: Hunt, John
Price $10.00 ~ Regular $18.95, You Save $8.95 (47%)
- Item # BK708-2852
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST. John Hunt 1953 1st UK edition. DJ, Fine. SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and Alfred Gregory
By: Hunt, John. With Sir Edmund Hillary
Price $350.00 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $100.00 (22%)
- Item # OP001D
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST. John Hunt 1953 1st UK edition. DJ Fine. SIGNED as E.P. Hillary
By: Hunt, John
Price $300.00 ~ Regular $400.00, You Save $100.00 (25%)
- Item # OP001H
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EDMUND HILLARY: A BIOGRAPHY Michael Gill 2019 1st UK edition Hardcover DJ New
By: Gill, Michael
Price $47.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $27.01 (36%)
- Item # BK3777-135
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE CONQUEST OF EVEREST John Hunt 1954 1st US ed Hardcover No DJ Fine [Not Signed]
By: Hunt, John
Price $10.00
- Item # OP333B-285
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LIFE IS MEETING John Hunt 1978 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hunt, John
Price $75.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $75.00 (50%)
- Item # OP331-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE RED SNOWS: AN ACCOUNT OF THE BRITISH CAUCASUS EXPEDITION 1958 John Hunt and Christopher Brasher 1960 2nd ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Hunt, John and Christopher Brasher
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $0.01 (0%)
- Item # OP546C-559
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt SIGNED by 45+ great climbers: Kor, Anker, Beckey, Bonington, Habeler, Harrer, Hillary, Hornbein, Messner, Washburn, Jim Whittaker, Venables, more
By: Hunt, John and Ed Hillary
Price $2499.00 ~ Regular $5000.00, You Save $2501.00 (50%)
- Item # OP001P-614
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE CONQUEST OF EVEREST John Hunt 1954 1st US ed Hardcover No DJ Fine [Not Signed]
By: Hunt, John
Price $10.00
- Item # OP333B-285
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 1993 Paperback Fine [Not Signed] 2 Copies Available
By: Hunt, John
Price $10.00 ~ Regular $18.95, You Save $8.95 (47%)
- Item # BK708-2852
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE CONQUEST OF EVEREST. John Hunt 1954 1st Am Edition. DJ SIGNED by Jurg Marmet, the 3rd man to climb Everest
By: Hunt, John. With Edmund Hillary
Price $350.00
- Item # OP333A
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 1953 1st UK ed Hardcover No DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and Chris Bonington
By: Hunt, John
Price $300.00 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $150.00 (33%)
- Item # OP001D-285
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST. John Hunt 1953 1st UK edition. DJ, Fine. SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and Alfred Gregory
By: Hunt, John. With Sir Edmund Hillary
Price $350.00 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $100.00 (22%)
- Item # OP001D
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 2nd UK ed Hardcover No DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and George Lowe
By: Hunt, John
Price $300.00
- Item # OP001G-285
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MY FAVOURITE MOUNTAINEERING STORIES John Hunt 1978 1st edition DJ.
By: Hunt, John, edItor
Price $20.00
- Item # OP1844
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
VIEW FROM THE EDGE: THE LIFE AND LANDSCAPES OF BEVERLY JOHNSON Zim 1996 1st edition
By: Zim, Gabriela
Price $14.95
- Item # BK1758
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ADVENTURES IN TIBET Sven Hedin 1985 2nd ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Hedin, Sven
Price $30.00
- Item # OP2332-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIGH EXPOSURE: A LIFELONG PASSION FOR EVEREST AND UNFORGIVING PLACES. David Breashears 1999 1st ed DJ Fine Multiple copies available
By: Breashears, David and Jeff Long
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $71.01 (95%)
- Item # BK634-61444
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EVEREST LHOTSE ADVENTURE Albert Eggler 1957 1st edition Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Ernst Reiss [Lhotse 1st Ascent, Everest 2nd]
By: Eggler, Albert
Price $324.99 ~ Regular $400.00, You Save $75.01 (19%)
- Item # OP297AB-334
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
KAMPF UM DEN HIMALAJA [BATTLE FOR THE HIMALAYA] Paul Bauer 1937 reprint No DJ Near Fine
By: Bauer, Paul
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP3197-610
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ON THE SHORES OF THE MEDITERRANEAN Newby, Eric 1984 1st ed DJ
By: Newby, Eric
Price $15.00
- Item #
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NAAR DE EEUWIGE SNEEUW VAN TROPISCH NEDERLAND [TO THE ETERNAL SNOW OF THE TROPICAL NETHERLANDS] A.H. Colijn 1937 1st ed Hardcover No DJ Near Fine [Not Signed]
By: Colijn, Dr. A.H.
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $140.01 (93%)
- Item # OP450B-610
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TOUCH THE TOP OF THE WORLD. Eric Weihenmayer 2001 DJ Fine MULTIPLE COPIES AVAILABLE
By: Weihenmayer, Eric
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $35.05 (78%)
- Item # BK1664-1210
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A MOST HOSTILE MOUNTAIN: MOUNT SAINT ELIAS 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ New 3Copies Available SIGNED by Jon Waterman
By: Waterman, Jonathan
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $35.01 (78%)
- Item # BK1652A-1353
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE FELLOWSHIP OF GHOSTS A JOURNEY THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS OF NORWAY Paul Watkins Hardcover DJ New Multiple Copies Available
By: Watkins, Paul
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $24.00, You Save $22.01 (92%)
- Item # BK2379-5839
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart