Lonely Challenge
Buhl, Hermann. translated and with a foreword by Hugh Merrick

New York, NY E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1956 First American edition Octavo (standard size). Some wear to edges and corners of dj, with light soiling and chipping to head and heel of spine. Light wear to boards. 318 p. w/ glossary, index. The mountaineering autobiography of Austrian Buhl, who was the first to solo Nanga parabat, the 8th highest peak in the world at over 26,000 feet. The author also recounts his early training and his conquests in the Alps, Dolomites, the Tirol, and the Himalayas. Very Good in Good dust jacket Hardcover in full cloth (Item ID: 11517)


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