Three Wonderlands of the American West. Being the Notes of a Traveler, Concerning the Yellowstone Park, the Yosemite National Park, and the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, With a Chapter on Other Wonders of the Great American West

By: Murphy, Thomas D.

Price: $285.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated automobile travelogue through the three western National Parks. A fine collectible example of turn of the century decorated cloth bindings and travelogue.


First Edition, First Printing. Light green pictorial publisher's cloth, illustrated on front cover and spine, cover art of trees against mountain landscape in dark green and gilt, Top Edge Gilt; 8vo; 9.75 inches tall; [12],180 pages; index; with sixteen reproductions in color from original paintings by Thomas Moran, N.A., thirty-two duogravures from photographs, and maps of Yellowstone, Yosemite, and Grand Canyon regions. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal shelf handling wear.


Subjects: Grand Canyon (Ariz.); Yosemite Valley (Calif.); Yellowstone National Park; West (U.S.) / Description and travel.


Ref: Hathi, Jansen, 427-28; Independent, 1276; Underhill, 93

Title: Three Wonderlands of the American West. Being the Notes of a Traveler, Concerning the Yellowstone Park, the Yosemite National Park, and the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, With a Chapter on Other Wonders of the Great American West

Author Name: Murphy, Thomas D.

Illustrator: Thomas Moran

Categories: A. TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, Travel Guides, Western / Hawaii,

Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page & Co.: 1912

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011627

Keywords: Grand Canyon (Ariz.); Yosemite Valley (Calif.); Yellowstone National Park; West (U.S.) / Description and travel.,