Eric Shipton Quote

... and I longed to return to the peak to explore some of the many ridges and faces which as yet had never been attempted. I now realise how lucky I was to have had this extraordinary peak virtually to myself;...


Eric Shipton (1977). That Untravelled World. Illustrations by Biro (2nd edition ed.). London: Hodder and Stoughton. ISBN 0-340-21609-3.

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And I longed to return to the peak to explore some of the many ridges and faces which as yet had never been attempted. I now realise how lucky I was...

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And I longed to return to the peak to explore some of the many ridges and faces which as yet had never been attempted. I now realise how lucky I was...

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And I longed to return to the peak to explore some of the many ridges and faces which as yet had never been attempted. I now realise how lucky I was...

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And I longed to return to the peak to explore some of the many ridges and faces which as yet had never been attempted. I now realise how lucky I was...