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MOUNTAIN MIDSUMMER: CLIMBING ON FOUR CONTINENTS Michael Gill 1969 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine 3 Copies Available
By Gill, Michael, Foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary
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London, 1969, 1st edition. 220 pp, b/w photos, appendix, index. Autobiography of New Zealand-born mountaineer. Gill is a New Zealand doctor who traveled to Ama Dablam and Makalu with Hillary in 1960-61 and to Kangtega in 1963. Original brown cloth hardcover, dust jacket, Very Good to Fine condition.

Quote from Ed Hillary's foreword:
'If an antarctic blizzard is trying to demolish your tent or you're camped on an uncomfortable ledge at 20,000 ft and don't know whether to go up or down . . . then Mike is a magnificent companion. He'll cook any meal, do any miserable job that needs doing, and if you feel like mental stimulation he'll argue any abstruse point you want then drop off to sleep like a baby and let the blizzard rage on.' - Ed Hillary

[Neate G25: Climbing memoirs of a New Zealand doctor, physiologist and mountaineer. He was a member of some of Hillary's expeditions, climbing Ama Dablam. Taweche and Kangtega. Includes chapters on the Darran Mountains in New Zealand].



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