Abode of Snow, A History of Himalayan Exploration and Mountaineering
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1955.
Hardcover. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. 372 pp, with illustrations and index. Boards lightly rubbed at extremities, large bookplate on front pastedown. Binding tight, text clean. Dust jacket shows moderate edgewar and has a vertical spine crease. Includes discussion of Jesuit travelers in the Himalaya, exploration by British Army officers and surveyors, and, of course, the mountaineers.
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