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 First Up Everest


           text by: Showell Styles
   illustrations: Raymond Briggs
       publisher: Hamish Hamilton
                       40 colour pages

An account of the first accent of Everest, for children, with illustrations
by Raymond Briggs.

This is another tremendous addition to a series of histoy books retelling
modern tales of adventure, exploration and discovery in different fields.
There were six titles in all, published between 1968 and 1969.
Here are the other five:

Nuvolari And The Alfa Romeo (1968)
Jimmy Murphy And The White Duesenberg (1968)

Richthofen, The Red Baron (1968)
Lindbergh, The Lone Flier (1968)
Shackleton's Epic Voyage (1969)


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