Unclimbed New Zealand, seen here in the window of Whitcombe and Tombs's bookshop in Wellington in 1939, is considered a classic of mountaineering literature. In it, author John Pascoe, an enthusiastic and daring mountaineer and a skilled photographer, revealed a gift for vivid description and an engaging sense of humour.
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Alexander Turnbull Library, John Dobrée Pascoe Collection (PAColl-0783)
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