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By: Baylis, William
Publisher: Cedar Rapids, IA, Self Published William Baylis;: 1903
Seller ID: 010077
First Edition, First Printing. Illustrated, published, and copyrighted by William Baylis, who styled himself a "Landscape Photographer and Tourist."  pp. Captioned Plates from photographs throughout. Oblong; 15.5 x23 cm; 6 x 9 inches (6x9"), Red Cloth; Titles in Gilt. Illustrated title page. Fairly uncommon; 11 copies held in Universities. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Well-composed photographs re... View more info
Publisher: Holbrook, AZ:, Petrified Forest Museum,: 1957
Edition: Popular series (Petrified Forest Museum Association), no. 3.
Seller ID: 008161
Color pictorial stapled wraps. 9.5 inches tall. 8 internal pages of text inside 16 pages of color photography. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear toning to top edge of wraps. View more info
Publisher: Los Angeles:, Borden Publishing Co,: 1949.
Edition: Centennial Edition. First Edition, Thus.
Seller ID: 008793
William Lewis Manly (1820-1903) and his family left Vermont in 1828, and he grew to manhood in Michigan and Wisconsin. On hearing the news of gold in California, Manly set off on horseback, joining an emigrant party in Missouri. Death Valley in '49 (1894) contains Manly's account of that overland journey. Setting out too late in the year to risk a northern passage thorugh the Sierras, the group takes the southern route to California, unluckily choosing an untried ... View more info
By: Nevins, Allan
Publisher: New York and London:, Harper & Brothers Publishers ,: 1928.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Seller ID: 008934
This important biography, based on original sources provides a picture of the western United States at the latter half of the 19th century. Additionally, the influence of Jessie Benton Frémont on her husband’s success is well-documented. Publisher’s navy-blue cloth with gilt stamped titles. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. minimal handling wear but with a bump to the lower text-block of volume 2 causing folds and small closed ... View more info
Publisher: Omaha, NB:, W.S. Basinger,: No date, gift inscription of 1940.
Seller ID: 009274
A publication of the Union Pacific Railroad. Stapled stiff pictorial wraps. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Gift inscription. Illustrated with numerous B/W plates Some in color; and Maps. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Frederick A. Stokes ,: 1937.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
Seller ID: 008855
Harry Franck was a popular travel writer His many adventures, not all of them pleasant, but all described in his plain, somewhat sardonic style, which was the antithesis of the highly romantic prose of other popular travel writers of the era. His tour of the Hawaii Islands includes the islands of Hawaii, Oahu, Lonai. Moloki, Kahoolawe, Maui and Niihau. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket price-cl... View more info