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Nothing venture, nothing win

Sir Edmund Hillary

Nothing venture, nothing win

by Sir Edmund Hillary

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Published by Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hillary, Edmund, Sir.,
  • Mountaineering.,
  • Mountaineers -- New Zealand -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edmund Hillary.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 319 p., [16] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22130527M
    ISBN 100340212969

    This is an auction for NOTHING VENTURE, NOTHING WIN by Edmund Hillary. Edmund Hillary. The remarkable life story of one of the greatest adventurers of our century - conqueror of Everest, Antarctic explorer, friend of the Sherpas and tireless traveller. A man of outstanding physical bravery and skill, yet heart warming modesty.

    Nothing Venture, Nothing Win is a comic drama in two acts by Joseph Stirling Coyne ()[]. Sometimes advertised as Never Venture, Never Win by producers/press? (See F.C.L. Bosman, note on p. ). Nothing Venture, Nothing Win, HILLARY, Edmund. Item Number: New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Early printing of Hillary’s autobiography. Octavo, original blue boards, illustrated. Signed by Edmund Hillary on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by George Chrichard.

      “Nothing venture, nothing win,” is the old proverb, and in your case the venture is no great one. If you sit still in sullen despair, no one can pity you when your ruin comes; but if you die with mercy sought, if such a thing were possible, you . Nothing Venture, Nothing Win - 1st US Edition/1st Printing Edmund Hillary Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Edition: First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author Size: 8vo; xiv,, [1] pages Publisher: New York: Coward, McCann & .


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London: Hodder and Stoughton, (). Octavo, original blue cloth, original dust jacket. First edition, signed on the title page by Hillary. Details not just his ascent of Everest but his life in New Zealand and several of his many adventures after Everest.

Illustrated with more than three dozen photographs, some. Nothing Venture, Nothing Win, by Sir Edmund Hillary Edmund Hillary writes about his lifetime of adventures in Nothing Venture, Nothing Win. His book had fortuitous timing, as later the same year it was published, he lost his wife and.

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Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Glimpses of the great mountain climber's personality emerge from this illustrated autobiography but more inadvertently than by design. Mostly it's terse crampon-by-crampon descriptions of Hillary's major climbs and expeditions, necessarily overlapping with his half-dozen previous books.

Mountain-climbing buffs will probably wish these accounts were less condensed and. Mountain climber and explorer Sir Edmund Hillary was born in Auckland, New Zealand on J He became one of the first two men to successfully climb to the top of Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world.

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