THE BECKONING SILENCE

By: Simpson, Joe

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Book Condition: Very Good


xii, + 290pp., colour-plate free endpapers. Three unpaginated plate sections; two in full colour, one in b/white. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over nominally bumped spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Leaves clean, mildly tanned. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. Mountaineer Joe Simpson, as a final mountain climb after a life filled with adventure but marred by death, attempts to climb the North Face of the Eiger as a cathartic finale . . . Contents include: Prelims., Illustrations, 17 chapters, Acks., more. Book weight approx. 615g.

Title: THE BECKONING SILENCE

Author Name: Simpson, Joe

Categories: Sports & Outdoor Recreation, Travel and Exploration, Mountaineering & Related Subjects,

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2002

ISBN Number: 0224061801

ISBN Number 13: 9780224061803

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 007593

Keywords: ADVENTURE AND TRAVEL, MOUNTAINEERING, SIMPSON, JOE