A Summer in Alaska. A popular account of the travels of an Alaska exploring expedition along the great Yukon River, from its source to its mouth, in the British North-west territory, and in the territory of Alaska
St. Louis: J. W. Henry, 1894. An enlarged edition of Along Alaska's Great River. A Very Good Hardcover.
8vo; 9.25 inches tall; 418 pages with an index; frontispiece, plates and illustrations in the text from photographs by Holman, sketches by Sergeant Gloster, diagrams and plans by the author and others, with three additional chapters and a frontispiece portrait of the author; the two folding maps were not included in this edition.
Navy blue cloth with gilt titles. The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning, occasional foxing. Moderate shelf handling wear with a repaired lower rear corner.
Very Good / No Dust Jacket As Issued. Item #16041
In 15 chapters, and with special chapters on the Chilkat country, rafting, the Yukon flat-lands, discovery and history, and the people and their industries,
Tourville, 4018; Howgego, S13