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CASTLES IN THE AIR: MEN AND MOUNTAINS IN NEW ZEALAND Philip Temple 1973 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good SIGNED by Ed Hillary
By Temple, Philip (Editor)
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New Zealand, 1973, 1st edition. 168 pp, 191 photos, drawings and paintings. Original blue cloth hardcover with gold lettering on spine and dust jacket. Jacket has at one point been taped to book so tape residue on both. Overall Very Good.

SIGNED on the title page by Ed Hillary.

Profusely illustrated history of New Zealand mountaineering. The author describes his book as a portfolio of pictures and prose, a digest of man's encounter with mountain in New Zealand. That sums up this interesting collection of essays and historic and contemporary photographs, enhanced by color art by noted NZ artists. [Neate T13.]

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