Seattle, WA: The Mountaineers, 1991.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Fine dust jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Translated by Jill Neate. 381 pp, extensively illustrated with both color and b/w photographs. Gift inscription on front endpaper, else fine, in a clean dust jacket with minimal wear. An account of Messner's 92-day, 2800 kilometer traverse--on foot--of the Antarctic continent.