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 #: OP322B-113
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY Edmund Hillary 1979 Book Club Edition Hardcover No DJ Fine [Not Signed]
By Hillary, Edmund
Price: $5.00


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

New York, 1979, Book Club edition. 268 pp, 60 b/w and color photos. Hardcover without dust jacket. Fine.

The 1500 mile trek provided as many challenges as the conqueror of Everest and his crew had imagined, from powering jet boats up treacherous rapids to the ultimate test of climbing Akash Parbat, above which, according to Hindu tradition, the lord Shiva received the celestial stream of Ganga into the matted locks of his hair. Hillary's narrative, supplemented with excerpts from his crew's journals and many photographs, captures the excitement and danger of the expedition. The story of Hillary's exhilarating journey and this rare view into the heart and soul of India will prove as irresistible as the mysterious lure of Mother Ganga itself.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY 1979 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $125.00
- Item # OP323-732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY 1979 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $85.00
- Item # OP322-732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY Edmund Hillary 1979 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $5.01 (20%)
- Item # OP322A-7323
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ASCENT OF EVEREST John Hunt 3rd UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary and Michael Ward
By: Hunt, John. With Sir Edmund Hillary
Price $150.00 ~ Regular $300.00, You Save $150.00 (50%)
- Item # OP001F-576
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SIR EDMUND HILLARY SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH 8X10 KARSH 1960
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $150.00
- Item # HW11A-5851
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THREE NEW ZEALAND $5 BILLS SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY. SET OF 3 CONSECUTIVELY NUMBERED! New & Unissued Condition First Issue 1992
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $1495.00
- Item # HW1B-381
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TWO NEW ZEALAND $5 BILLS SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY. SET OF 2 CONSECUTIVELY NUMBERED! New & Unissued Condition First Issue 1992
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $895.00
- Item # HW1A-425
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NEW ZEALAND $5 BILL SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY New & Unissued Condition First Issue Paper 1992
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $495.00
- Item # HW1-942
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT OF EVEREST. John Hunt 1st UK edition. DJ, Very Good. SIGNED by Ed Hillary Multiple copies available
By: Hunt, John. With Sir Edmund Hillary
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $100.01 (67%)
- Item # OP001E-2895
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SIR EDMUND HILLARY AND THE PEOPLE OF EVEREST Anne B. Keiser 2002 1st ed Hardcover DJ New SIGNED by Edmund Hillary as E.P. Hillary
By: Keiser, Anne, photos and Cynthia Ramsay, text
Price $149.00 ~ Regular $250.00, You Save $101.00 (40%)
- Item # BK1828-308p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
VIEW FROM THE SUMMIT Edmund Hillary 1999 1st NZ ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Ed Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $175.00
- Item # BK654-732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT: TWO LIVES EXPLORED 1986 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund and Peter
Price $135.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $15.00 (10%)
- Item # OP139-2885
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY 1979 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $125.00
- Item # OP323-732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY 1979 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $85.00
- Item # OP322-732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WILDERNESS MAGAZINE NZ MAY 2003 EDMUND HILLARY COLLECTOR'S ISSUE
By: Hillary, Edmund, Wilderness NZ Magazine
Price $9.95
- Item # JR241
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CHALLENGE OF THE UNKNOWN 1958 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund (Editor)
Price $135.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $15.00 (10%)
- Item # OP202A-732
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ASCENT: TWO LIVES EXPLORED HIllary 1984 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine [Not Signed] 2 Copies Available
By: Hillary, Edmund and Peter
Price $9.99
- Item # OP139A-3692
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM THE OCEAN TO THE SKY Edmund Hillary 1979 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $5.01 (20%)
- Item # OP322A-7323
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THREE NEW ZEALAND $5 BILLS SIGNED BY SIR EDMUND HILLARY. SET OF 3 CONSECUTIVELY NUMBERED! New & Unissued Condition First Issue 1992
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $1495.00
- Item # HW1B-381
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCHOOLHOUSE IN THE CLOUDS Edmund Hillary 1964 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $20.01 (80%)
- Item # OP325-369
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ZANSKAR ODYSSEY DVD BOULDERING AND ROCK CLIMBING IN NORTHERN INDIA
By: Abbey Smith, Jason Kehl, Pete Takeda, Mick Follari
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $15.00 (60%)
- Item # DVD2410-1208
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LEARNING TO BREATHE Andy Cave 2005 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine [Not Signed]
By: Cave, Andy
Price $19.99
- Item # BK2041C-296
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALPINIST SILVO KARO [SIGNED 1ST EDITIONS!]: ROCK 'N' ROLL ON THE WALL 2020 1st English Language Edition SIGNED by Silvo Karo Multiple copies available
By: Karo, Silvo
Price $29.95 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $20.05 (40%)
- Item # BK4290-29617
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ANCIENT CIVILIZATION OF TRANSHIMALAYA Giuseppe Tucci 1973 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Tucci, Giuseppi
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $0.01 (0%)
- Item # OP2310-959
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PILLAR OF THE SKY [Novel] Hugh Merrick 1942 reprint Hardcover DJ Near Fine Neate X250
By: Merrick, Hugh
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $0.01 (0%)
- Item # OP7221-327
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EINZELGANGER IM HIMALAYA [HIMALAYA VENTURE] Fritz Kolb 1957 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Kolb, Fritz
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $20.01 (67%)
- Item # OP1831A-374
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN WORLDS The National Geographic Society 1988 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: National Geographic Society, Andes Chapter by Galen Rowell
Price $9.99
- Item # OP7071-391p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FALLEN GIANTS: A HISTORY OF HIMALAYAN MOUNTAINEERING FROM THE AGE OF EMPIRE TO THE AGE OF EXTREMES Maurice Isserman, Stewart Weaver 2008 1st ed New Hardcover DJ Multiple Copies Available
By: Isserman, Maurice and Stewart Weaver
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $39.95, You Save $34.96 (88%)
- Item # BK2324-29614
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CAMP SIX: AN ACCOUNT OF THE 1933 MOUNT EVEREST EXPEDITION Frank Smythe. London, 1938, 2nd edition DJ Fine
By: Smythe, Frank
Price $35.00 ~ Regular $125.00, You Save $90.00 (72%)
- Item # OP374B-391
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SPIRITS OF THE AIR Kurt Diemberger 1994 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine [Not Signed]
By: Diemberger, Kurt
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $34.95, You Save $19.96 (57%)
- Item # BK7387-296
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
偽物ブランド ブランドルイヴィトンコピー