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Chogolisa: The Japanese Chogolisa Expedition, 1958

Author(s): [Japan]. Academic Alpine Club of Kyoto

Copyright: 1959, Asahi-Newspaper, Tokyo
Specifications: 1st, 8vo, pp.88, 139, 7 color & 99 bw photos (1 fldg pan) + 21 bw portraits, 3 maps (2 fldg), green cloth
Condition: signed Kurt Diemberger, dj w/ original glassine wrapper, rubbed, vertical crease line on back, very good, cloth fine

Account of the first ascent of Chogolisa (25,110’) which placed two members on the summit in 1958. Previous attempts had been made by the Duke of the Abruzzi, in 1909, and Hermann Buhl and Kurt Diemberger, in 1957. Scarce. In Japanese, no English translation.

Yak j89 (1st), j243 (2nd), jK167 (3rd).

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