Los Angeles: 1979.
First Edition. Softcover. Near fine. 8.5 x 11 inches. Unpaginated, extensively illustrated with b/w photographs. Clean, tight, and unmarked, with just a touch of shelfwear. Inscribed on the last page "Your mountain is a high one--but you are a brave and courageous person--you can climb the mountains and none are too high for you. Stan." The author was an enthusiastic and accomplished amateur climber who credited climbing with his recovery from serious illness.