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‘I'd like some of Audrey's books, if only to have her inspired energy and legacy in my collection, radiant on my shelves. all best Wade Davis’


Mountaineering Books from The Mountaineering library of Audrey Salkeld contains many desirable mountaineering books, some of which came from the library of W.R. Neate - see Jill Neate Mountaineering Literature -

A Bibliography. published by Cicerone Press of Walt Unsworth

MOUNT EVEREST MOUNTAINEERING BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARYOF AUDREY SALKELD

Abpamob A. EBEPECT. by the West Ridge.   Sofia.  1987 1st.  pp108.  very many cold. illus. Bulgariina. many cold. and b/w illus. pict. boards.  Very Good- £18

Ahluwalia H.P.S. FACES OF EVEREST.   Vikas. 1978 1st.  pp238.  many cold. illus. and line sketches. signed by Audrey Salkeld. pc dw- VG- £25

Ang Phurba Sherpa and Ramesh Raj Kunwar.  NEPALESE CLIMBERS ON MOUNT EVEREST.   Pemba Chhamji Sherpa.  2002 1st.  pp.   1000 copies. cold. pict. boards. signed by the author and 3 others.  Near Fine £55

Band G. EVEREST. 50 Years on Top of the World. The Official History.  Collins.  2003 1st.  pp256.  many illus. in col. & b.w. signed by Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw Near Fine £85

Blessed B. BLESSED EVEREST.   Kaye & Ward. 1981 1st.  pp176.  cold. & b/w photos. diagrams.  unpc dw Near Fine £16

Blessed B. THE TURQUOISE MOUNTAIN. Brian Blessed on Everest.   Bloomsbury. 1991 1st.  pp217.  cold. photos author insc. to Audrey Salkeld 'Without you it would have been quite impossible - what a great debt of gratitude we owe you. Much Love, Brian Blessed'. unpc dw Fine £30

Bonington C. EVEREST SOUTH WEST FACE. Foreword by Lord Hunt.  Hodder & Stoughton. 1973 1st.  pp352.  56 cold. and b/w illus. 7 maps and diagrams.  unpc dw Near Fine £20

Bonington C. EVEREST THE HARD WAY. Foreword by Lord Hunt.  Hodder & Stoughton. 1976 1st.  pp239.  85 cold. illus. 13 maps and diagrams.  unpc dw Near Fine £35

Bonington C. THE EVEREST YEARS. A Climber's Life.   Hodder & Stoughton. 1986 1st.  pp256.  many cold. and b/w plates. maps and profiles. Audrey Salkeld's copy. unpc dw Near Fine £40

Bonington C. & Clark C. EVEREST. The Unclimbed Ridge.   Hodder & Stoughton. 1983 1st.  pp132.  many cold. and b/w plates. Audrey Salkeld's copy. unpc dw Near Fine £30

Bonington C. & Clark C. EVEREST. The Unclimbed Ridge.   Hodder & Stoughton. 1983 1st.  pp132.  many cold. and b/w plates. signed 'To Audrey, Lots of love, Chris' and 'Charles Clarke'.  unpc dw Near Fine £95

Bookreev and Weston Dewalt G. A. CLIMB. Tragic Ambitions on Everest. St. Martin's Griffith Edition.  1999 1st.  pp372.  cold. illus. p.b.  Near Fine. £10

Boukrev A. ABOVE THE CLOUDS. The Diaries of a High-Altitude Climber. coll. & ed. by Linda White. St. Martin's Griffin.  2001   pp240.  cold. illus. map. insc. 'For Audrey, Linda White, May 2005'. paperback.  Near Fine £25

Boukrev & G. Weston DeWalt. A. THE CLIMB. Tragic Ambitions on Everest. St. Martin's Press.  2001 1st.  pp255.  cold. illus. authors insc. 'Audrey, enjoy the life. Namaste from Anatoli Boukreev' and 'For Audrey with thanks Weston Dewalt'. unpc dw Fine £275

Breashears D. HIGH EXPOSURE. An Enduring Passion for Everest and Unforgiving Places.  Canongate.  1999 1st.  pp319.  illus. inc. Everest IMAX postcard from Base Camp signed by Audrey [Salkeld]. unpc dw Near Fine- £35

Burgess A. and Palmer J. EVEREST. The Ultimate Challenge.   Hodder & Stoughton. 1983 1st.  pp214.  many cold. illus.  unpc dw Very Good £16

Carr H. THE IRVINE DIARIES. Andrew Irvine and the enigma of Everest 1924  Gastons-West Col.  1979 1st.  pp143.  frontis. 14 illus. signed 'with my best wishes Herbert Carr Feb.7 1986'. with pencil annotations and 19 pages of Audrey's notes. unpc dw VG £295

Chester J. THE YOUNG ADVENTURER'S GUIDE TO EVEREST. From Avalanche to Zopkio. Tricycle Press. 2002 1st.  unpp.  cold. illus. children's book. cold. illus. boards unpc dw New £10

Chinese Expedition.    A PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORD OF THE MOUNT JOLMO LUNGMA SCIENTIFIC EXPEDITION. (1966-1968)   Science Press.  1974 1st.  pp120.   with many illus. in colour and b/w. fold. panorama. e.p. map. orig. cloth hardback. Audrey Salkeld's copy. dw- Near Fine £30

ANOTHER ASCENT OF THE WORLD'S HIGHEST PEAK -Qomolangma..    F.L.P. Peking.  1975 1st.  pp120.  many cold. & b/w photos. cold. pict. wrappers. dw Very Good- £25

Clarke C. EVEREST.   Editorial Everest, S.A. 1978 2nd. Spanish.  pp62.  many cold. illus. diagrams. text in Spanish. cold. photo boards.  Very Good

Clarke C. EVEREST.   Sackett & Marshall.  1978 1st.  pp62.  many cold. illus. diagrams. Audrey Salkeld's copy.  Very Good £20

Clarke C. EVEREST.   Sackett & Marshall.  1978 1st.  pp62.  many cold. illus. diagrams. cold. photo boards.  Very Good £20

Cobb S. THE EDGE OF EVEREST. A Woman Challenges The Mountain.  Stackpole Books.  1989 1st.  pp213.  illus.  pc dw- Very Good £15

Coburn B. EVEREST. Mountain Without Mercy.  1997 1st.  pp256.  very many cold. photo. illus.  unpc dw Fine £25

Coburn B. EVEREST. Mountain Without Mercy.  1997 1st.  pp256.  very many cold. photo. illus. Signed and dedications to Audrey from Broughton Coburn, David Breashears, Ed Vesteurs, Jamling Tenzing, etc. etc.. unpc dw Fine £165

Coburn B. TRIUMPH ON EVEREST. A Photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary.  National Geographic Society.  2000 1st.  pp64.  illus. with photographs.  unpc dw Fine £20

Coffey M. FRAGILE EDGE.   Chatto & Windus.  1989 1st.  pp183. illus. Author signed 'Audrey [Salkeld] with bets wishes, Maria'. with review notes and compliment slip. unpc dw Near Fine- £65

Conefrey M. EVEREST 1953 The Epic Story of the First Ascent.  Oneworld.  2012 1st.  ppxiv + 332.  14 photo illus. 3 sketch maps. woodcut dec. e.p.'s orig. blue cloth gilt. Audrey Salkeld's copy. dw New. £30

David W. LIGHT AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD. A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures.  National Geographic.  2002 1st. U.S.  pp180.  many cold. illus. insc. by the author 'To Audrey Salkeld, with my very best wishes, Wade Davis' and signed 'Audrey Salkeld'. unpc dw Fine £30

Davis W. INTO THE SILENCE. The Great War, Mallory and the Conquest of Everest.  The Bodley Head.  2011 1st. UK  pp672.  illus. map. e.p. maps. insc. 'To Audrey, with all affection, without you this would never have happened! Wade Davis'. unpc dw Fine £95

Dickinson M. THE DEATH ZONE. Climbing Everest Through The Killer Storm.    1st.  pp.   insc. by the author 'To Dearest Audrey, Thankyou so much for all your enthusiasm and help... All love, Matt.' and signed 'Audrey Salkeld'. unpc dw New £45

Dickinson M. THE OTHER SIDE OF EVEREST. Climbing the North Face Through the Killer STorm.  Times Books.  1999 1st. U.S.  pp233.  illus. insc. by the author 'To Audrey with all best wishes, Matt.' unpc dw New £30

Dingle G. & Perry M. CHOMOLUNGMA. Goddess, Mother of the Earth. The North Face of Everest.  Hodder & Stoughton. 1986 1st.  pp172.  many cold. illus.  dw New. £15

Dittert R., Chevalley G. & Lambert R. FORERUNNERS TO EVEREST. The Story of the Two Swiss Expeditions of 1952.  Allen & Unwin.  1954 1st.  pp256.  cold. frontis. 24 plates. 9 maps. lacks f.e.p. unpc dw- Very Good

Douglas E. CHOMOLUNGA SINGS THE BLUES. Travels Round Everest.  Constable.  1997 1st.  pp226.  illus. sketch map. insc. by the author 'To Audrey, with many, many thanks. With love, Ed.' and signed by Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw New £35

Douglas Hamilton J. ROOF OF THE WORLD. Man's First Flight Over Everest.  Mainstream. 1983 1st.  pp192.  many illus.  unpc dw New £15

Dowswell P. TRUE EVEREST ADVENTURES.   Usbourne.  2002 1st.  pp143.   p.b. children's book.  New £4

Eggler A. THE EVEREST-LHOTSE ADVENTURE.   Allen & Unwin.  1957 1st.  pp224.  cold. frontis. 24 plates. sketch map.  signed by AS pc dw NF £40

Evans C. EYE ON EVEREST. A Sketch book from the Great Everest Expedition.  Dennis Dobson. 1955 1st.  pp124.  many text sketches. from the library of Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw- Near Fine- £35

Faux R. EVEREST Goddess of the Wind.   Chambers. 1978 1st.  pp113.  many illus. maps & diagrams. unpc dw unpc dw Fine £60

Fleming & Faux, Ronnie J. SOLDIERS ON EVEREST. The Joint Mount Everest Expedition 1976.  H.M.S.O. 1977 1st.  pp239.  illus. p.b. with cold illus. cover.  VG-

Gammelgaard L. EVEREST. Vejen til toppen.  Aschehoug.  1996 1st.  pp259.  illus. softcovers. long author insc. 'Dear Audrey [Salkeld]...'   £25

Gillman P. (intro.) CLIMBING EVEREST. The Complete Writings of George Mallory.  Gibson Square.  2010 1st. pp256. a few b/w text illus.  unpc dw New £20

Gillman P. EVEREST. The Best Writing and Pictures from Seventy Years of Human Endeavour.   Little Brown.  1993 1st.  pp208.  with many illus. in colour and b/w. signed author pres. insc. 'To Audrey, with gratitude + love. Peter 30.vi.1995' and signed 'Audrey Salkeld' with her address label and a.l.s., invite from Publisher to launch at the Alpine Club etc. unpc dw Very Good £120

Gillman P. EVEREST. The Best Writing and Pictures from Seventy Years of Human Endeavour.   Little Brown.  1993 1st.  pp208.  with many illus. in colour and b/w.  unpc dw New. £25

Gillman (ed.) P. EVEREST. Eighty years of triumph and tragedy.   Ted Smart.  2000   pp240.  many cold. photo illus.    

Gillman (ed.) P. EVEREST. Eighty years of triumph and tragedy.   Little Brown.  2001   pp240.  many cold. photo illus. soft back with cold illus. covers. signed 'For Audrey. thanks as always + every good wish. Peter 24 April 2001'  Fine £55

Gregory A. THE PICTURE OF EVEREST. A book of full-colour reproductions of the Everest scene.  Hodder & Stoughton. 1954 1st.  pp92.  43 full-colour reproductions of photographs of Everest with e.p. chart of the Ascent. De Luxe Edition bound in gilt dec. vellum like cloth. unpc dw Near Fine £40

Greig A. KINGDOMS OF EXPERIENCE. Everest, The Unclimbed Ridge.  Hutchinson. 1986 1st.  pp249.  cold. illus. signed by Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw New £25

Groom M. SHEER WILL. The Inspiring Life and Climbs of.. Heinemann. 1997 1st.  pp331.  illus in col. and b/w. signed Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw New £15

Grylls B. FACING UP. A Remarkable Journey to the Summit of Mount Everest. Macmillan. 2000 1st.  pp289.  cold. illus. from the library of Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw New £15

Gurtner O. EVEREST. The Swiss Everest Expeditions in Photographs.  Hodder & Stoughton. 1954 1st.  pp144.  144 cold. and b/w plates. sketch maps. orig. cloth sl. faded.  Very Good- £45

Hellen J. SIR EDMUND HILLARY: A Pictorial Celebration.   Random House NZ.  1999 1st.  pp48.  many cold. and b/w illus. cold. pict. prot. covers. signed 'Ed Hillary'.  Very Good £175

Hemlebb, Anker. etc. J. EVEREST. Gottinmutter der Erde.  AS Verlag.  2002 1st.  pp336.  very many b/w and col. illus. insc. by the author 'For Audrey For Friendship Far beyond Everest. Jochen September 28, 2003.' and signed by Audrey Salkeldunder dedication. unpc dw New £100

Hillary E.P. HIGH ADVENTURE   Hodder & Stoughton. 1955 1st.  pp224.  cold. frontis. 31 plates. signed by Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw Very Good £65

Hillary & George Lowe E. & G. EAST OF EVEREST. An Account of the New Zealand Alpine Club Himalayan Expedition to the Barun Valley in 1954  Hodder & Stoughton. 1956 2nd.  pp118.  48 pages of photogravure illus. 2 maps. orig. blue cloth.from the library of Audrey Salkeld.  Very Good £25

Holzel T. & Salkeld A. THE MYSTERY OF MALLORY AND IRVINE.   Jonathan Cape.  1986 1st.  pp322.  35 plates. e.p. maps. 'Don't sell this one has corrections & notes etc.' signed Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw Near Fine-

Hornbein T.F. EVEREST THE WEST RIDGE.   George Allen & Unwin.  1965 1st. U.K.  pp200.  90 fine coloured photographic plates. map. Exhibit-Format Series. with a portfolio of 10 of the lithographed plates. signed pres. copy to 'Audrey and Peter Salkeld......Fondly, Tom Hornbein aa Secember 2001'. unpc dw- Near Fine- £125

Hornbein T.F. EVEREST THE WEST RIDGE.   George Allen & Unwin.  1965 1st. U.K.  pp200.  90 fine coloured photographic plates. map. Exhibit-Format Series. with a portfolio of 10 of the lithographed plates. signed 'W R Neate 3/10/70'. unpc dw Near Fine- £95

Hornbein T.F. EVEREST THE WEST RIDGE.   George Allen & Unwin.  1971 3rd.  pp181.  15 cold plates. from the library of and signed Audrey Salkeld also signed 'Tom Hornbein Dec. 11, 2001' ex.public library unpc dw Good £75

Hunt J. LIFE IS MEETING.   Hodder & Stoughton. 1978 1st.  pp286.  24 illus. Signed by John Hunt 'for Audrey [Salkeld] With gratitude for much help, and with love. John Hunt.' unpc dw Fine £125

Hunt J. MOUNT EVEREST. Kampf und Sieg.  Schweizer Druck.  1953 1st. German.  pp318.  cold. frontis. 7 cold. plates. 48 b/w. text illus. by Charles Evans. orig. cloth.  Very Good £55

Hunt J. OUR EVEREST ADVENTURE.   Brockhampton Press.  1954 1st.  pp128.  over 150 pictures. sketch map.  unpc dw- Very Good £35

Hunt J. THE ASCENT OF EVEREST.   Readers Union.  1955   pp328.  cold. and b/w illus. Signed by Audrey Salkeld. bright orig. cloth.   unpc dw Near Fine £25

Hunt Brigadier Sir John and Sir Edmund Hillary.  THE HIMALAYAN JOURNAL. Records of the Himalayan Club. Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1954 vol. XVIII  pp190.  panorama frontis. 9 illus. Third American Karakoram Expedition by H.R.A. Streather. orig. grey printed wrappers, fr. re-attached.   Very Good- £95

Kohli M.S. NINE ATOP EVEREST. Story of the Indian ascent.  Orient Longmans. 1969 1st. pp384. 56 art plates in colour and monochrome. signed 'Audrey Salkeld'. unpc dw- Very Good £45

Krakauer J. INTO THIN AIR. A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster.  Villard. 1997 1st.  pp293.   illus. woodcuts. uncut pages.  unpc dw New £45

Lowes M.D. LURE OF THE MOUNTAINS. The Life of Bentley Beetham 1924 Everest Expedition Mountaineer.  2014 1st.  pp155.  illus. Audrey Salkeld's copy.  New £15

Mackenzie M. THE WILDEST DREAM. In The Footsteps of Mallory and Irvine.  John Murray.  2009 1st.  pp248.  24 col. illus. signed by Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw New £30

McCallum J.D. EVEREST DIARY. based on the diary of Lute Jerstad.  Follett.  1966 1st.  pp213.  illus. ink inscription on f.e.p. and signed Audrey Salkeld.  Very Good £20

McDonald B. I'LL CALL YOU IN KATHMANDU. The Elizabeth Hawley Story.  The Mountaineers Books.  2005 1st.  pp253.  illus. author insc. 'To Audrey' Thank you so much for sharing your Elizabeth Hawley stories with me. Warmest Regards Bernadette McDonald'. and signed 'Audrey Salkeld'. unpc dw Fine £35

Messner R. THE SECOND DEATH OF GEORGE MALLORY. The Enigma and Spirit of Mount Everest.  St. Martin's Press.  2001 1st. U.S.  pp205.  b/w illus. Audrey Salkeld's copy. unpc dw New £15

Morin N. A WOMAN'S REACH. Mountaineering Memories.  Eyre & Spottiswoode.  1968 1st.  pp288.  frontis. 24 illus. 3 maps. signed 'Audrey Salkeld'.  Near Fine- £35

Murray W.H. THE STORY OF EVEREST.   J.M. Dent. 1953 2nd June.  pp195.  14 maps and diagrams and 24pp. of photographs. signed 'Audrey Salkeld' pc dw- Very Good £32

Nava R.T. LA CONQUISTA DEL EVEREST.  Diana, Mexcico. 1990 1st.  pp215.   signed Audrey Salkeld.  Near Fine- £40

Noel S. EVEREST PIONEER. The Photographs of Captain John Noel.  Sutton Publishing.  2003 1st.  ppxvi + 176.  180 illus. 10 in colour. maps. Signed by Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw New £45

Noyce W. SOUTH COL. One Man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest 1953.  Heinemann. 1954 1st.  pp303.  4 cold. & 48 b/w plates. 16 line drawings and e.p. portraits by A.J. Veilhan who also designed the dust wrapper. 5 maps. sp. faded. Signed by Audrey Salkeld.  Very Good- £45

Ortner S.B. LIFE AND DEATH ON MOUNT EVEREST. Sherpas and Himalayan Mountaineering.  Princeton U.P. 1999 1st.  pp376.  30 illus. fig. 3 maps.  unpc dw New £15

Riefenstal L. MEMOIREN. Memoiren.  Albrecht Knaus.  1987 1st.  pp927.   insc. 'To David Godwin with kind regards Leni Riefenstal 1990'.  unpc dw Near Fine- £85

Robertson D. GEORGE MALLORY.   Faber and Faber. 1969 1st.  pp279.  frontis. 20 plates. 5 maps. AS (signed copy) 'Welcome back to New York! David Robertson 9 April 1985' unpc dw G £250

Robertson D. GEORGE MALLORY.   Faber and Faber. 1999 1st.  pp279.  frontis. 20 plates. 5 maps. foreword by Joe Simpson. p.b. illus. covers.  New £10

Scott D. HIMALAYAN CLIMBER.   Diadem Books.  1992 1st.  pp192.  packed with superb colour photograph illus. Signed by Doug Scott 'Audrey, Thanks for all your help and encouragement, very best, Doug'. with invitation card to lauch at the Alpine Club. unpc dw As New £75

Scott D. & MacIntyre d. & A. THE SHISHAPANGMA EXPEDITION.   Granada. 1984 1st.  pp322.  b/w illus. sketch maps. Signed 'To Audrey [Salkeld] with lots of love, Doug Scott.' unpc dw Fine £75

Shin Seung Mo  ORIENT EXPRESS TO CRYSTAL SUMMIT.   Soomun.  1993 1st.  pp.  many cold. illus. maps. softcover p.b. cold illus. signed by the Author.  New. £35

Shipton E. THE MOUNT EVEREST RECONNAISSANCE EXPEDITION 1951.   Hodder & Stoughton. 1952 1st.  pp128.  many b/w photo illus.  unpc dw- Very Good- £65

Snaith S. AT GRIPS WITH EVEREST.   Percy Press. 1945 2nd.  pp164.  8 illus. map. foreword by T.H. Somervell. orig. green cloth faded as usual. chipped  unpc dw Very Good £35

Styles S. MALLORY OF EVEREST.  Hamish Hamilton.  1967   pp174.  illus. signed 'Audrey Salkeld'. unpc dw Fine- £40

Templeman-Adams D. TOUGHING IT OUT. The Adventures of a Polar Explorer and Mountaineer.  Orion.  1997 1st.  pp263.  cold. illus. signed 'To Audrey. Nice knowing you, with kindest regards, David Hempleman-Adams 8/1/98.' unpc dw Fine £40

Tenzing Norgay J.L. TOUCHING MY FATHER'S SOUL. A Sherps'a Journey to the Top of Everest.  Harper.  2001 1st. U.S.  pp316.  col. and b/w illus. signed by the author and Broughton Coburn. unpc dw New £50

Ullman J.R. KINGDOM OF ADVENTURE EVEREST.   Collins.  1947 1st.  pp320.  frontis. 29 illus. 4 maps. uncut.  unpc dw- Very Good £30

Unsworth W. EVEREST.   Allen Lane.  1981 1st.  pp578.  55 plates. 4 figs. 5 maps. with name & address label of Audrey Salkeld. unpc dw Near Fine £45

Venables S. EVEREST. KANGSHUNG FACE.   Hodder & Stoughton. 1989 1st.  pp236. maps, drawings, photo-diagrams, cold. and b/w illus.  unpc dw Fine £32

Venables et al. S. EVEREST. Summit of Achievement.  Simon and Schuster.  2003 1st. U.S.  pp252. very many illustrations in colour and b/w.  unpc dw Very Good £35

Viesturs E. HIMALAYAN QUEST. on the 8,000-meter Giants.  National Geographic.  2003 1st.  pp160.  very many col. illus., sketch maps.   Fine £12

Ward M. EVEREST A THOUSAND YEARS OF EXPLORATION. A Record of Mountaineering, Geographical Exploration, Medical Research and Mapping.  The Ernest Press.  2003 1st. (300 copies) pp350. cold. frontis.(in the wrong place.) 25 plates. 62 maps, diagrams & drawings including an 8 page map by Ted Hatch and illus. e.p.'s. signed by Audrey Salkeld (owner) unpc dw Fine £95

Webster E. SNOW IN THE KINGDOM. My Storm Years on Everest.  Mountain Imagery.  2000 1st.  pp580.  very many great color and b/w photographic illus. of which many are full page. signed '12/26/2000 To Sudrey, Here it is - 12 years later!! In honor of Chomolungma & Tibet, With Love, Ed Webster'. dw New £120

Wibberley L. THE EPICS OF EVEREST.   Faber.  1955 1st.  pp217.  text illus. and sketch maps. ex.-library r.s.m. unpc dw Good £10

Wignall S. PRISONER IN RED TIBET. The Welsh Himalayan Expedition 1955. Hutchinson & Co.  1957 1st. pp264. 32 illus. text figs. e.p. maps. The title page is missing! orig. cloth gilt. not in Neate?? dw Near Fine £24

Younghusband Sir F. EVEREST: THE CHALLENGE.   Thomas Nelson 1936 rpt. April  pp243.  frontis. 15 illus. 4 maps and diagrams. with a Special Account of the 1936 attempt. signed and from the library of Audrey Salkeld.  Near Fine £45

Younghusband Sir F. EVEREST: THE CHALLENGE.   Thomas Nelson 1945 rpt.  pp240.  illus. maps. t.e.g.  Very Good- £12

Younghusband Sir F. EVEREST: THE CHALLENGE.   Thomas Nelson 1949 rpt.  pp240.  illus. maps. t.e.g. pc dw- Very Good £15


Many of these Mount Everest Mountaineering books from the Library of Audrey Salkeld are signed dedication copies from the author. Others are personally signed ‘Audrey Salkeld. Those not signed come with a signature .jpg which may be inserted into books.