DEUTSCHE AM BROAD PEAK 8047M

DURCH PAKISTAN ZUR WUNDERWELDT DES HIMALAYA

BY DR. KARL M. HERRLIGKOFFER

1955 FIRST EDITION

FIRST MOUNTAINEERING ATTEMPT TO CLIMB BROAD PEAK


This is the first printing of the first edition of DEUTSCHE AM BROAD PEAK 8047M. DURCH PAKISTAN ZUR WUNDERWELDT DES HIMALAYA by Dr. Karl M. Herrligkoffer. This book was published in München by J.F. Lehmanns Verlog in 1955. The book measures 230mm tall x 155mm, and has 164 pages, 24 b/w photos, 1 map. Text in german, no english edition ever produced. Account of the 1954 German expedition to Broad Peak, the first expedition to attempt climbing the mountain. This was a very late attempt and the expedition did not reach Concordia until mid-October. On 5 November the highpoint of ca. 6900m was reached, but extreme cold & high winds forced retreat from the mountain. This 1955 first edition in a decent jacket is hard to find. The book was reprinted in 1958. This is the 1955 first printing.

CONDITION: Original light blue cloth, silver lettering cover & spine. Original DJ (2cm tear upper rear, 1cm tear upper spine corner with 5mm2 chip, 3mm chip upper front corner at flap fold), "1960" penned to bottom of blank FFEP otherwise no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, minor foxing EPs, near Fine. Price: $150.


CLICK ON PICTURE TO ENLARGE.

ALL PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL ITEM BEING OFFERED

WE NEVER USE STOCK PHOTOS

WE NEVER USE BAIT AND SWITCH TACTICS

good book
dust jacket
good book
covers
good book
title page
good book
photo
good book
photo
good book
photo
good book
photo
good book
photo


To order this book by phone, use this number (USA) 503-246-2752

or

click here to enquire about or to reserve the book by email: order@jpmountainbooks.com

For ordering information, forms of payment accepted, return policies, etc. click here Ordering Information

click here to return to JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS Home Page