A landmark edition of Bird’s monumental journey down the Yangtze river in 19th-century China, featuring over 100 photographs, each carefully restored by Folio.
From Reconnaissance to Summit, 1921 to 1953
Introduced by Wade Davis
Preface by Jan Morris
Produced in collaboration with the Royal Geographical Society
Compiled, written and edited by Peter Gillman for The Folio Society, Everest: From Reconnaissance to Summit is an exclusive record of five key expeditions, introduced by Wade Davis and Jan Morris with superlative photography from the Royal Geographical Society archives.
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