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CLIMBING THE FISH'S TAIL Wilfrid Noyce 1958 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good
By Noyce, Wilfrid
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London, 1958, 1st edition. 150 pp, 25 b/w illustrations. Hardcover with dust jacket. Both jacket and book have had damp stain to lower front. Book is near fine. Very Good overall.  

British first ascent of Machapuchare in 1957. Account of the five-man Himlayan expedition of 1957 to climb Machapuchare, Nepalese for the Fish's Tail, a 22,958 peak in Nepal which the author described as the most difficult and spectacular mountain that he had been on.

Noyce and a companion managed to climb within 100 - 150 feet of the summit before a blinding snowstorm combined with high polished ice to thwart their final ascent. 

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