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THE BOYS' BOOK OF EXPLORATION Edmund Hillary 1957 2nd ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine [Not Signed]
By Hillary, Edmund
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London, Cassell, 1957, 2nd edition. 196 pp, 23 b/w photos. Hardcover with rumpled dust jacket, book is fine. Near Fine. 

A climbing and adventure anthology.  Twelve non-fiction short stories telling first-person accounts of exploration ranging from mountaineering to space travel to diving, mining, and an Antarctic expedition. A nicely produced book for boys. Published in the US as Challenge of the Unknown.

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