BLACKER, K: Photographs from the Houston Mount Everest Expedition 1933: The First Flight over Everest

Blacker, Kate. Photographs from the Houston Mount Everest Expedition 1933: The First Flight over Everest. Discovery Gallery, Julibee House, 1998. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30692)

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Accompanied exhibition at the Discovery Gallery, Jubilee House, London. 20p.

The first Mount Everest flight expedition was undertaken by Sir Douglas Douglas-Hamilton and David McIntyre in April 1933. It was financed by Lady Houston and organized by Stewart Blacker. The aircraft used in the expedition were the original Westland PV-6. The camera used was a Williamson Automatic Eagle III.

ATKESON, R: Portrait of California (Portrait of America Series)

Portrait of California (Portrait of America Series), title page Foster, Lee; Atkeson, Ray. Portrait of California (Portrait of America Series). Portland, OR: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co., 1980. ISBN: 0912856548. Unmarked. Soft corner crease on back cover.Very Good. Paperback. (#30193) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated with photographs by Ray Atkeson. Text by L (1907-1990) was a U.S. photographer best known for his landscape images, particularly of the American West.

BUSHNELL, OA: The Illustrated Atlas of Hawaii: An Island Heritage Book with a History of Hawaii

Bushnell, O. A.; Daws, Cavan. The Illustrated Atlas of Hawaii: An Island Heritage Book with a History of Hawaii. An Island Heritage Book, 2000. ISBN: 0896100340. Unmarked. Bent corner on front cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#29744) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated by Joseph Feher, Martin Charlot, Bjorne Skrimstad, and Rogelio Suga. Map. Covers Hawai’i’s history, culture, geographic features, flora and fauna, island traditions, and more. 71p. Measures 9.5×10 inches.