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This photo book documents the Japanese mountaineering expeditions to Manaslu culminating in the First Ascent in 1956. Manaslu is the eighth highest mountain in the world, 8156m. A very scarce title indeed.
Title: Ascent Of Manaslu In Photographs 1952-6
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Edition: 1956 First Edition
Publisher: The Mainichi Newspapers, Japan: 1956
Book Condition: 126pp, 9 colour photos, 177 black and white photos, 2 maps, 4to, five pages of photo comments in English, otherwise the text is in Japanese. Silver lettering on upper board and spine, protective glassine cover intact, VG+ in original repaired Good+ black illustrated slipcase.
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 63844
Keywords: MOUNTAINEERING HIMALAYA - travel mountaineering mountain alpinism bergsteigen rock climbing hill walking asia asian himalaya himalayan himalayas exploration discovery manaslu japan japanese lamjung nepal 8000 metre