New York: Smithmark, 1995.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. First printing.160 pp, extensively illustrated with color photographs. 10.5 x 11.5 inches. Slight shelfwear to book and jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. In addition to providing a history of attempts and ascents of Everest, Blessed "guides the reader up the famous North Face," as "each step of the way is fully described and illustrated and the thrills and dangers of the adventure are there for everyone to enjoy." A great read for the armchair mountaineer. Due to weight, shipping charges for priority or international orders will be more than standard.