Blessed Everest - second hand
Climb to the summit of Mount Everest with Brian Blessed, Britain's own actor/adventurer.
Includes the myths, legends and histroy surrounding the greatest mountain in the world.
By Brian Blessed. Published in 1995. 160 pages.
Hard cover in excellent condition.
Blessed Everest is the perfect armchair adventurer's guide to Mount Everest, the world's most famous mountain. Written by Brian Blessed, Britain's best-known actor/adventurer, the book combines both a history of the famous expeditions of the past and a personally-guided travelogue to Everest itself.
In a unique and entertaining departure, Brian guides the reader up the famous North Face to the summit. Each step of the way is fully described and illustrated and the dangers and thrills of the adventure are there for everyone to enjoy.
Filled with personal reminiscences of great climbers and of Brian's own previous experiences on both the North and South Faces of Everest, the book is complemented by a series of stunning photographs of the mountain and its surrounding peaks, including a remarkable series of summit photographs taken by the successful British expedition to Everest's North Face in 1993.