Lot 380: Odell (Noel Ewart).- Hutton (James) - Theory of the Earth...,
27 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: vol.III only, illustrations, unopened as issued, original printed wrappers, presentation inscription from Noel Odell on upper wrapper, some chipping and creasing, 8vo, 1899. Noel Ewart Odell (1890-1987), geologist and mountaineer, famous for being the last man to see Mallory and Irvine alive on Mount Everest, and for his own succesful climb with Tilman to the summit of Nanda Devi.