New York: Boni and Liveright, 1925. First edition. Large 8vo, 544pp, pictorial endpapers; brown cloth stamped in gilt, with bevelled edges. Fine in an un-clipped, intact dust jacket with light rubbing and some edge wear and short tears, a bit of chipping to spine-ends. Item #205195
Rich account of the life of the great 20th century explorer of central Asia and the Himalayas. A heavy book, prone to severe wear, it is quite uncommon in a presentable dust jacket.