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Kongur: China's Elusive Summit.

Kongur: China's Elusive Summit.

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Kongur: China's Elusive Summit.

by BONINGTON, Chris. Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. Introduction by Michael Ward

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9780393017625
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1982. Signed on the half-title page by Chris Bonington. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Bottom front flap of dust jacket has sticker, with U.S. price, pasted over British price. An oval W.W. Norton sticker is pasted at the bottom of the rear jacket flap. This is the British first with stickers applied to the jacket flaps, intended for U.S. distribution.. The account of the historic first ascent of the highest peak in Western China.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
Kongur: China's Elusive Summit.
Author
BONINGTON, Chris. Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. Introduction by Michael Ward
Format/Binding
Black cloth.
Book Condition
New As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Quantity Available
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Edition
First edition / First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0393017621
ISBN 13
9780393017625
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton,
Place of Publication
London:
Date Published
1982.
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Mountaineering;

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