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Grinnell George Bird; Burroughs Polly & Wyatt Victoria introductions
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5.63
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Walther's Books /Biblio
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Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.: Univ of Washington Pr, Date: 1995. Reprint . Soft cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. This book is unread, square and tight like New. 1995. Univ of Washington Pr ISBN 0295973773 9780295973777 [US]
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Grinnell, George Bird; Burroughs, Polly & Wyatt, Victoria (introductions)
USD
5.63
Walther's Books /Abebooks
ISBN10: 0295973773, ISBN13: 9780295973777, [publisher: Univ of Washington Pr, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.] Softcover This book is unread, square and tight like New.
[Hopkins, MN, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1995]
Author: Grinnell, George Bird, Author: Burroughs, Polly, Author: Wyatt, Victoria
USD
7.30
Amazon Marketplace /Amazon
Used, Publisher: Univ of Washington Pr - Date 1995-01-31 - Paperback - English
Grinnell George Bird; Burroughs Polly; Wyatt Victoria
USD
7.65
Basement Books /Biblio
Seattle and London: Univ of Washington Pr, Date: 1995. First Thus. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fine/French Wraps. First Thus, reprinted from texts orig. pub. 1901-1905. Large Trade PB in illustrated French Wraps. Fine. liii, 183pp; 337-355pp; extensively illustrated in drawings throughout inc. 2 full-page plates. Introduction by Polly Burroughs and Victoria Wyatt. 1995. Univ of Washington Pr ISBN 0295973773 9780295973777 [US]
Grinnell, George Bird; Burroughs, Polly; Wyatt, Victoria
USD
7.65
BASEMENT BOOKS /Abebooks
ISBN10: 0295973773, ISBN13: 9780295973777, [publisher: Univ of Washington Pr, Seattle and London] Softcover First Thus, reprinted from texts orig. pub. 1901-1905. Large Trade PB in illustrated French Wraps. Fine. liii, 183pp; 337-355pp; extensively illustrated in drawings throughout inc. 2 full-page plates. Introduction by Polly Burroughs and Victoria Wyatt. 136 p.
[Albuquerque, NM, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1995]
Burroughs, John & John Muir
USD
12.20
Antiquariaat Klondyke /Antiqbook
Paperback; 1986; New York, Dover Publications; 383pp.; 2 lines highlighted with yellow marker in colophon. -- Conditie: Redelijk; Engels; ISBN10: 0486251098, ISBN13: 9780486251097
[, NLD] [Publication Year: 1986]
Editor: Burroughs, John, Editor: Muir, John
USD
13.14
Amazon Marketplace /Amazon
Used, Publisher: Dover Pubns - Date 1986-04-30 - Paperback - English - edition: Reprint Edition
Burroughs John & John Muir
USD
13.60
Klondyke /Biblio
New York, Dover Publications, Date: 1986. Softcover. Fair. 2 lines highlighted with yellow marker in colophon. 1986. New York, Dover Publications ISBN 0486251098 9780486251097 [NL]
Burroughs, John & John Muir
USD
13.62
Klondyke /Abebooks
ISBN10: 0486251098, ISBN13: 9780486251097, [publisher: New York, Dover Publications] Softcover 2 lines highlighted with yellow marker in colophon.
[Almere, Netherlands] [Publication Year: 1986]
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Grinnell George Bird introductions by Polly Burroughs & Victoria Wyatt
USD
14.00
Crabtree's Collection Old Books /Biblio
Seattle: Univ of Washington Press. VG lg sz PB. (Date: 1995). 1995. Univ of Washington Press [US]
Grinnell, George Bird, introductions by Polly Burroughs & Victoria Wyatt,
USD
14.00
Crabtree's Collection Old Books /Antiqbook
Seattle, Univ of Washington Press, (1995). VG lg sz PB.
[, USA] [Publication Year: 1995]
Grinnell, George Bird, introductions by Polly burroughs & Victoria Wyatt
USD
14.00
Crabtree's Collection Old Books /Abebooks
[publisher: Seattle Univ of Washington Press (1995).] Softcover VG lg sz PB. Illustrated by Illus.
[Sebago, ME, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1995]
George Bird Grinnell; Polly Burroughs; Victoria Wyatt
USD
14.05
Ergodebooks /Biblio
University of Washington Press, Date: 1995-02. Paperback. Good. 1995. University of Washington Press ISBN 0295973773 9780295973777 [US]
Grinnell, George Bird; Burroughs, Polly; Wyatt, Victoria
USD
17.70
GF Books, Inc. /Abebooks
ISBN10: 0295973773, ISBN13: 9780295973777, [publisher: Univ of Washington Pr] Softcover A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting.
[Hawthorne, CA, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1995]
Grinnell, George Bird; Burroughs, Polly; Wyatt, Victoria
USD
17.94
Irish Booksellers /Abebooks
ISBN10: 0295973773, ISBN13: 9780295973777, [publisher: Univ of Washington Pr] Softcover
[Portland, ME, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1995]
Burroughs John John Muir et al.
USD
22.00
BookMine /Biblio
New York. : Dover., Date: 1986.. First edition thus. . Soft cover. . Fine copy. . Octavo.. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. . 1986. Dover. [US]
Burroughs, John, John Muir et al.
USD
22.00
BookMine /Abebooks
[publisher: Dover., New York.] Softcover Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. 390 pps.
[Fair Oaks, CA, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1986]
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USD
41.95
zuber /eBay
Shipping fee: USD 0.00 FIXED , Condition: Good
Seller: zuber (1), feedback: 98.4% Positive feedback
[Location: US]
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Editor John Burroughs; Editor John Muir
USD
60.65
Ergodebooks /Biblio
Dover Pubns, Date: 1986-05. Paperback. Good. 1986. Dover Pubns ISBN 0486251098 9780486251097 [US]
Editor: Burroughs, John, Editor: Muir, John
USD
62.62
AmazonCA Marketplace /AmazonCA
Used, Publisher: Dover Pubns - Date 1986-05 - Paperback - English
N/A
USD
70.00
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Shipping fee: USD 6.00 FIXED , Condition: Like New
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Burroughs, John, John Muir Et Al
USD
75.15
Bonita via Alibris /Alibris
Dover Pubns 1986 Paperback Good Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items. May be an ex-library book.
John Burroughs John Muir
USD
129.95
Rare Book Cellar /Biblio
New York: Dover. Date: 1986. Unabridged. Softcover. Very Good+ in wraps. . 1986. Dover [US]
JOHN BURROUGHS, JOHN MUIR
USD
129.95
RareBookCellar.com /Antiqbook
New York: Dover, 1986. Unabridged. Softcover. Very Good+ in wraps..
[, USA] [Publication Year: 1986]
John Burroughs, John Muir
USD
134.95
Rare Book Cellar /Abebooks
[publisher: Dover, New York] Softcover Very Good+ in wraps.
[Pomona, NY, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1986]
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Burroughs John; Muir John; Grinnell George Bird Vol. I by; Dall William H.; Keeler Charles; Fernow BE.; Gannett Henry; Brewer William H.; Merriam C. Hart; Grinnell George Bird; Washburn M. L. Vol. II B. E.
USD
194.00
Clausen Books, RMABA /Biblio
NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, Date: 1902. Two-Volume Set; Ex-library copy hardcover, rebound in buckram, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and blind-embossed seals. Else textblocks are clean and tight. Both volumes rebound in library buckram, label remnant glue spot on both copies front cover upper corner. Vol. I is 183p.; Vol II - pages 184-383 including index; All maps, color and b&w plates, and photogravures are present and accounted for; The two color folded maps of Vol. 1, bound in at page one, are edge worn, with one closed tear, and unevenly edge cut, but are complete; The color frontispiece of Volume II - Frazier Reach, British Columbia, is bound into Vol.II at page 302, out of order but in perfect condition.. 2nd Printing. Library Buckram. Very Good. Illus. by Plates/Photographs/Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library Hardcover. 1902. Doubleday, Page & Company [US]
Burroughs, John; Muir, John; Grinnell, George Bird (Vol. I By); Dall, William H.; Keeler, Charles; Fernow, B.E.; Gannett, ...
USD
200.00
Clausen Books, RMABA via Alibris /Alibris
NY Doubleday, Page & Company 1902 2nd Printing Library Buckram Plates/Photographs/Drawings Very Good Ex-Library Hardcover. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Two-Volume Set; Ex-library copy hardcover, rebound in buckram, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and blind-embossed seals. Else textblocks are clean and tight. Both volumes rebound in library buckram, label remnant glue spot on both copies front cover upper corner. Vol. I is 183p.; Vol II-pages 184-383 including index; All maps, color and b&w plates, and photogravures are present and accounted for; The two color folded maps of Vol. 1, bound in at page one, are edge worn, with one closed tear, and unevenly edge cut, but are complete; The color frontispiece of Volume II-Frazier Reach, British Columbia, is bound into Vol. II at page 302, out of order but in perfect condition.
BURROUGHS, JOHN; MUIR, JOHN; GRINNELL, GEORGE BIRD (VOL. I BY); DALL, WILLIAM H.; KEELER, CHARLES; FERNOW, B.E.; GANNETT, HENRY; BREWER, WILLIAM H.; MERRIAM, C. HART; GRINNELL, GEORGE BIRD; WASHBURN, M. L. (VOL. II)
USD
200.00
Clausen Books /Antiqbook
NY, Doubleday, Page & Company. 1902, 2nd Printing. Library Buckram, 8vo - over 7¾' - 9¾' tall. Ill.: Plates/Photographs/Drawings. Ex-Library Hardcover, Two-Volume Set; Ex-library copy hardcover, rebound in buckram, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and blind-embossed seals. Else textblocks are clean and tight. Both volumes rebound in library buckram, label remnant glue spot on both copies front cover upper corner. Vol. I is 183p.; Vol II - pages 184-383 including index; All maps, color and b&w plates, and photogravures are present and accounted for; The two color folded maps of Vol. 1, bound in at page one, are edge worn, with one closed tear, and unevenly edge cut, but are complete; The color frontispiece of Volume II - Frazier Reach, British Columbia, is bound into Vol.II at page 302, out of order but in perfect condition. Very Good.
[, USA] [Publication Year: 1902]
Burroughs, John; Muir, John; Grinnell, George Bird (Vol. I by); Dall, William H.; Keeler, Charles; Fernow, B.E.; Gannett, Henry; Brewer, William H.; Merriam, C. Hart; Grinnell, George Bird; Washburn, M. L. (Vol. II)
USD
200.00
Clausen Books, RMABA /Abebooks
[publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company, NY] Hardcover Two-Volume Set; Ex-library copy hardcover, rebound in buckram, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and blind-embossed seals. Else textblocks are clean and tight. Both volumes rebound in library buckram, label remnant glue spot on both copies front cover upper corner. Vol. I is 183p.; Vol II - pages 184-383 including index; All maps, color and b&w plates, and photogravures are present and accounted for; The two color folded maps of Vol. 1, bound in at page one, are edge worn, with one closed tear, and unevenly edge cut, but are complete; The color frontispiece of Volume II - Frazier Reach, British Columbia, is bound into Vol.II at page 302, out of order but in perfect condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
[Colorado Springs, CO, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1902]
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Burroughs John John Muir and George Bird Grinnell.
USD
300.00
Trillium Antiquarian Books /Biblio
London: John Murray, 1902. First edition, in two volumes (xxxviii, 183; 184- 383). Volume I: Narratives, Glaciers, Natives; Volume II: History, Geography, Resources. Illustrated with 39 colour plates of landscapes, birds, flowers; 85 photogravures of people and places; maps, including folding route map. Large octavo, 26 cm, in dark red cloth ( a little faded), gilt titles and decorations, t.e.g. An ex libris copy with the usual markings, but the copy appears never to have circulated and is unopened. Clean and bright. [CA]
Author: Burroughs, John; Muir, John; Grinnell, George Bird; Dall, Williamm H; Keeler, Ch
USD
360.00
Amazon Marketplace /Amazon
Used, Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co. - Date 1901 - Hardcover - edition: First Edition
Burroughs, John; Muir, John; Grinnell, George Bird; Dall, Williamm H; Keeler, Charles: Gannett, Henry; Brewer, William H.; Merriam, C. Hart; Washburn, M. L.
USD
360.00
Twice Sold Tales /Abebooks
[publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co., New York] Hardcover Clean, unmarked copy, contains book plates but no name, shelfwear on the bottom edge of the boards, some fraying at the corners, cloth dust jackets have some fraying on the edges and light soiling.
[Seattle, WA, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1901]
Burroughs, John Et Al
USD
365.00
Xerxes Books via Alibris /Alibris
NY 1901 1st. Hardcover. 4to., about 450pp., photogravures by Curtis, chromolithographs, original green cloth with gilt decoration. This is the second volume of a two volume set, and has many monochrome photo illustrations and color plates. Burroughs is usually listed as the author of the set as he wrote the introduction. Top edge gilt. Institution blind stamp on title page and lower blank margin of final index page, bookplate and a few small stamped numbers (i. e, inside front cover, on front free blank and at margin of first page). VG, slight residue of numbers at heel of spine, corners gently bumped. Very nice copy with tight binding and no spotting or foxing. Volume II only.
Author: Burroughs, John et al
USD
365.00
Amazon Marketplace /Amazon
Used, Publisher: See Description - Date 1901-01-01 - Hardcover
Burroughs John et al
USD
365.00
Xerxesbooks /Biblio
NY 1901 1st. Hardcover. 4to., about 450pp., photogravures by Curtis, chromolithographs, original green cloth with gilt decoration. This is the second volume of a two volume set, and has many monochrome photo illustrations and color plates . Burroughs is usually listed as the author of the set as he wrote the introduction. Top edge gilt. Institution blind stamp on title page and lower blank margin of final index page, bookplate and a few small stamped numbers (i.e, inside front cover, on front free blank and at margin of first page). VG, slight residue of numbers at heel of spine, corners gently bumped. Very nice copy with tight binding and no spotting or foxing. Volume II only. . [US]
Burroughs, John et al
USD
365.00
Xerxes Fine and Rare Books and Documents /Abebooks
Hardcover NY 1901 1st. Hardcover. 4to., about 450pp., photogravures by Curtis, chromolithographs, original green cloth with gilt decoration. This is the second volume of a two volume set, and has many monochrome photo illustrations and color plates . Burroughs is usually listed as the author of the set as he wrote the introduction. Top edge gilt. Institution blind stamp on title page and lower blank margin of final index page, bookplate and a few small stamped numbers (i.e, inside front cover, on front free blank and at margin of first page). VG, slight residue of numbers at heel of spine, corners gently bumped. Very nice copy with tight binding and no spotting or foxing. Volume II only.
[Glen Head, NY, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1901]
Harriman, Edward Henry; John Burroughs; John Muir; George Bird Grinnell; William H. Dall; Edward Curtis, et al
USD
499.13
BiblioFile /AbebooksUK
[publisher: Doubleday, New York] Hardcover First Edition THE FIRST TWO VOLUMES - SUPER COPIES : Here we have the first two volumes :, that eventually rose to the region of 11 by 1905. Vol 1: Narrative, glaciers, natives / by John Burroughs, John Muir, George Bird Grinnell; Vol 2: History, geography, resources / by William H. Dall et al.Alaska.- Burroughs (John), John Muir and George Bird Grinnell. The account of the Harriman Alaska Expedition was first published in eleven volumes between 1901and 1905. They featured numerous photogravures by Edward S. Curtis { see note further down }. A little bit about the inspiration for the expedition, one Edward Henry Harriman, the business executive who controlled a number of transportation companies including the Union Pacific and Southern Pacific railroads, organized and financed a maritime scientific exploring expedition to coastal Alaska and Siberia during the summer of 1899. Alaska, purchased from the Russian Empire by the United States Government on March 30, 1867, for $7.2 million dollars, was administered as a district beginning in 1884, with a governor appointed by the President of the United States. Harriman asked C. Hart Merriam, a founder of the National Geographic Society, and head of the Division of Economic Ornithology and Mammalogy at the United States Department of Agriculture, to select the scientific party. Merriam assembled a multidisciplinary team of thirty that encompassed arctic experts, botanists, biologists ...
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Author: Burroughs, J., Muir, J., Grinnell, G., Dall, W., et al.
USD
500.00
Amazon Marketplace /Amazon
Used, Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co. - Date 1901 - Hardcover - edition: 1st Edition
Edward Henry Harriman; C Hart Merriam; John Muir; Edward S. Curtis; John Burroughs; George Bird Grinnell
USD
906.50
SequiturBooks /Biblio
New York : Doubleday, Page; Smithsonian Institution, Date: 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 3 volume set. Near fine. Bound in publisher's green cloth. Gilt bordered, with seal and glacier diamond on front of the first two volumes. Handsome bindings and covers. Top edge gilts. Mylar dust jackets. Clean, unmarked pages. xxxvii, [3], 183, [1]; [2], 185-383, [1] pp. Color frontisps. both vols., 37 color plates (some chromolithographs), 85 photogravure plates, 1 large folding color map, numerous text illusts. & maps. V.3 printed in 1910, has original green cloth dust jacket, X, 173 p., 33 plates. Stamp on fep. Note: Penciled inscription states that these books sold for $2990 at Swann's Auction sale 03/12/1997. Name on fep. <br> 45 of the photogravures after photographs by Edward S. Curtis. <br> Contents: v. 1. Narrative, glaciers, natives / by John Burroughs, John Muir and George Bird Grinnell; v. 2. History, geography, resources / by William H. Dall’ v. 4. Geology and paleontology / by B.K. Emerson. <br> Refs: Arctic Bib 6676 1901. New York : Doubleday, Page; Smithsonian Institution [US]
Edward Henry Harriman; C Hart Merriam; John Muir; Edward S. Curtis; John Burroughs; George Bird Grinnell
USD
925.00
Sequitur Books via Alibris /Alibris
New York: Doubleday, Page; Smithsonian Institution 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 3 volume set. Near fine. Bound in publisher's green cloth. Gilt bordered, with seal and glacier diamond on front of the first two volumes. Handsome bindings and covers. Top edge gilts. Mylar dust jackets. Clean, unmarked pages. xxxvii, [3], 183, [1]; [2], 185-383, [1] pp. Color frontisps. both vols., 37 color plates (some chromolithographs), 85 photogravure plates, 1 large folding color map, numerous text illusts. & maps. V.3 printed in 1910, has original green cloth dust jacket, X, 173 p., 33 plates. Stamp on fep. Note: Penciled inscription states that these books sold for $2990 at Swann's Auction sale 03/12/1997. Name on fep. 45 of the photogravures after photographs by Edward S. Curtis. Contents: v. 1. Narrative, glaciers, natives / by John Burroughs, John Muir and George Bird Grinnell; v. 2. History, geography, resources / by William H. Dall' v. 4. Geology and paleontology / by B.K. Emerson. Refs: Arctic Bib 6676.
Edward Henry Harriman; C Hart Merriam; John Muir; Edward S. Curtis; John Burroughs; George Bird Grinnell
USD
925.00
Sequitur Books /Abebooks
[publisher: New York : Doubleday, Page; Smithsonian Institution] Hardcover First Edition 3 volume set. Near fine. Bound in publisher's green cloth. Gilt bordered, with seal and glacier diamond on front of the first two volumes. Handsome bindings and covers. Top edge gilts. Mylar dust jackets. Clean, unmarked pages. xxxvii, [3], 183, [1]; [2], 185-383, [1] pp. Color frontisps. both vols., 37 color plates (some chromolithographs), 85 photogravure plates, 1 large folding color map, numerous text illusts. & maps. V.3 printed in 1910, has original green cloth dust jacket, X, 173 p., 33 plates. Stamp on fep. Note: Penciled inscription states that these books sold for $2990 at Swann's Auction sale 03/12/1997. Name on fep. 45 of the photogravures after photographs by Edward S. Curtis. Contents: v. 1. Narrative, glaciers, natives / by John Burroughs, John Muir and George Bird Grinnell; v. 2. History, geography, resources / by William H. Dall’ v. 4. Geology and paleontology / by B.K. Emerson. Refs: Arctic Bib 6676
[Boonsboro, MD, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1901]
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Author: Burroughs, J., Muir, J., Grinnell, G., Dall, W., et al.
USD
975.00
Amazon Marketplace /Amazon
Collectibles, Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co. - Date 1901 - Hardcover - edition: 1st Edition
Burroughs, John; Muir, John; Grinnell, George Bird; Dall, Williamm H; Keeler, Charles: Gannett, Henry; Brewer, William H.; Merriam, C. Hart; Washburn, M. L.
USD
1000.00
Tsunami Books /Abebooks
[publisher: Doubleday, Page: New York, NY.] Hardcover Hardcover (4to), 2 volumes, deep green cloth over boards with bright stamped gilt lettering on spines, stamped gilt sea lion and design on covers. With original green cloth dust jackets. Top edge gilt. All maps, photos, colored plates, illustrations present, including 45 photos by Edward Curtis; all tissue guards present but one for map of Prince William Sound. Clean, square, unmarked copies. Hint of hinging at center, perhaps where books were laid flat. Previous owner's bookplates state "Ex Libris Mary D. Sternbergh." Please feel free to email for photographs. 0.0 0.0 0.0
[Eugene, OR, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1901]
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Harriman, Edward Henry; John Burroughs; John Muir; George Bird Grinnell; Edward S. Curtis; Williamm H. Dall; Charles Keeler;...
USD
1250.00
A Turn of the Page Books via Alibris /Alibris
New York, NY, U.S.A. Doubleday 1901 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book. 4to-over 9¾-12" tall. In 1899, wealthy railroad magnate Edward Harriman arranged for a maritime expedition to Alaska. Harriman brought with him an elite community of scientists, artists, photographers, and naturalists to explore and document the Alaskan coast. The Harriman Alaska expedition explored the coast of Alaska for two months, from Seattle to Siberia and back again. Two volume set. 39 chromo-lithographs, 85 photogravure plates, including 45 by Edward S. Curtis, 240 figures, 5 maps. Original gilt-stamped green cloth. No dustjackets. Vol 1, 183 pp; Vol 2, 383 pp. All pages, maps and illustrations present; all protected by tissue guards. Bit of shelf wear to the bottom edges of the text block. Two previous owners' book plates present in both volumes, Steve Fossett Collection of Adventure & Exploration, Ladies Library Association, Port Huron (Mi). No library stamps or any indication that the books were circulated. This is a beautiful first edition set of an important book in the history of travel and exploration and has an association with James Stephen "Steve" Fossett (April 22, 1944-September 3, 2007) was an American businessman and a record-setting aviator, sailor, and adventurer. He was the first person to fly solo nonstop around the world in a balloon and in a fixed-wing aircraft. He made his fortune in the financial services industry and was best known for many world records, including five ...
Harriman, Edward Henry; John Burroughs; John Muir; George Bird Grinnell; Edward S. Curtis; Williamm H. Dall; Charles Keeler; Henry Gannett; William H. Brewer; M. L. Washburn; C. Hart Merriam (editor)
USD
1250.00
A Turn of the Page Books /Abebooks
[publisher: Doubleday, New York, NY, U.S.A.] Hardcover First Edition In 1899, wealthy railroad magnate Edward Harriman arranged for a maritime expedition to Alaska. Harriman brought with him an elite community of scientists, artists, photographers, and naturalists to explore and document the Alaskan coast. The Harriman Alaska expedition explored the coast of Alaska for two months, from Seattle to Siberia and back again. Two volume set. 39 chromo-lithographs, 85 photogravure plates, including 45 by Edward S. Curtis, 240 figures, 5 maps. Original gilt-stamped green cloth. No dustjackets. Vol 1, 183 pp; Vol 2, 383 pp. All pages, maps and illustrations present; all protected by tissue guards. Bit of shelf wear to the bottom edges of the text block. Two previous owners' book plates present in both volumes, Steve Fossett Collection of Adventure & Exploration, Ladies Library Association, Port Huron (Mi). No library stamps or any indication that the books were circulated. This is a beautiful first edition set of an important book in the history of travel and exploration and has an association with James Stephen "Steve" Fossett (April 22, 1944 – September 3, 2007) was an American businessman and a record-setting aviator, sailor, and adventurer. He was the first person to fly solo nonstop around the world in a balloon and in a fixed-wing aircraft. He made his fortune in the financial services industry and was best known for many world records, including five ...
Burroughs Muir Grinnell
USD
1800.00
Pacific Coast Books /Biblio
Alaska Volume I: Narrative Glaciers, Natives Alaska Volume II: History, Geography, ResourcesVolume I: John Burroughs, John Muir, George Bird Grinnell Volume II: William H. Dall, Charles Keller, Henry Gannett, William H. Brewer, C. Hart Merriam, George Bird Grinnell, M. L. Washburn Fantastic Two Volumes of the 1899 Harriman Expedition First edition of this beautifully illustrated work chronicling the Harriman expedition investigating the Alaskan flora, fauna, geology, climate, Eskimos, geography, and more. Leaving Seattle on May 31, 1899 on the Elder, the 126 passengers visited Vancouver Island, Metlakatta, Skagway, Sitka, Popof and Shumagin Islands and Plover Bay Siberia before returning to Seattle on July 30,1899. Edward Harriman was one of America's wealthiest railroad barons at the time, and decided to make an expedition to Alaska with his family, and some of the most famous scientists and experts he could assemble for the trek. They included John Muir, author & naturalist; Henry Gannett, cartographer; R. Swain Gifford, the landscape painter; William Dall, paleontologist & geographer; Edward Curtis, noted photographer; Louis Agassiz Fuertes, ornithology artist; Frederick Dellenbaugh; Grinnell, noted expert on Native Americans, and many others. This expedition launched the career of Edward Curtis who contributed 45 photographs for these volumes, and connected him with Grinnell which would later launch his massive work on photographing the Native American tribes. Th ...
John Burroughs John Muir George Bird Grinnell
USD
1800.00
Pacific Coast Books /Biblio
Alaska Volume I: Narrative Glaciers, Natives Alaska Volume II: History, Geography, ResourcesVolume I: John Burroughs, John Muir, George Bird Grinnell Volume II: William H. Dall, Charles Keller, Henry Gannett, William H. Brewer, C. Hart Merriam, George Bird Grinnell, M. L. Washburn Fantastic Two Volumes of the 1899 Harriman Expedition First edition of this beautifully illustrated work chronicling the Harriman expedition investigating the Alaskan flora, fauna, geology, climate, Eskimos, geography, and more. Leaving Seattle on May 31, 1899 on the Elder, the 126 passengers visited Vancouver Island, Metlakatta, Skagway, Sitka, Popof and Shumagin Islands and Plover Bay Siberia before returning to Seattle on July 30,1899. Edward Harriman was one of America's wealthiest railroad barons at the time, and decided to make an expedition to Alaska with his family, and some of the most famous scientists and experts he could assemble for the trek. They included John Muir, author & naturalist; Henry Gannett, cartographer; R. Swain Gifford, the landscape painter; William Dall, paleontologist & geographer; Edward Curtis, noted photographer; Louis Agassiz Fuertes, ornithology artist; Frederick Dellenbaugh; Grinnell, noted expert on Native Americans, and many others. This expedition launched the career of Edward Curtis who contributed 45 photographs for these volumes, and connected him with Grinnell which would later launch his massive work on photographing the Native American tribes. Th ...
Burroughs Muir Grinnell Dall Keller...
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1800.00
Pacific Coast Books /Biblio
Alaska Volume I: Narrative Glaciers, Natives Alaska Volume II: History, Geography, ResourcesVolume I: John Burroughs, John Muir, George Bird Grinnell Volume II: William H. Dall, Charles Keller, Henry Gannett, William H. Brewer, C. Hart Merriam, George Bird Grinnell, M. L. Washburn Fantastic Two Volumes of the 1899 Harriman Expedition First edition of this beautifully illustrated work chronicling the Harriman expedition investigating the Alaskan flora, fauna, geology, climate, Eskimos, geography, and more. Leaving Seattle on May 31, 1899 on the Elder, the 126 passengers visited Vancouver Island, Metlakatta, Skagway, Sitka, Popof and Shumagin Islands and Plover Bay Siberia before returning to Seattle on July 30,1899. Edward Harriman was one of America's wealthiest railroad barons at the time, and decided to make an expedition to Alaska with his family, and some of the most famous scientists and experts he could assemble for the trek. They included John Muir, author & naturalist; Henry Gannett, cartographer; R. Swain Gifford, the landscape painter; William Dall, paleontologist & geographer; Edward Curtis, noted photographer; Louis Agassiz Fuertes, ornithology artist; Frederick Dellenbaugh; Grinnell, noted expert on Native Americans, and many others. This expedition launched the career of Edward Curtis who contributed 45 photographs for these volumes, and connected him with Grinnell which would later launch his massive work on photographing the Native American tribes. Th ...
Burroughs, John, Muir, John Keeler, Charles, Gannett, Henry, Brewer, William, Merriam, Hart, Grinnell, George Bird; Washburn,
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2500.00
Princeton Antiques Bookservice via Alibris /Alibris
NY DOUBLEDAY, PAGE & CO 1901 FIRST ED HARD BACK GREEN VERY GOOD. JACKET: GOOD DJ 7 X 10. Tall thick 8vo. xxxvii, [3], 183, [1]; [2], 185-383, [1] pp. Colour frontisps. both vols., 37 colour plates (some chromolithographs), 85 photogravure plates, 1 large folding colour map, numerous text illusts. & maps. Vol. III does not have a dj, and the hinge is somewhat loose. The dj's on Vol. I-II are cloth and the edges are slightly fraying, gold gilt on spines, deckled fore edges, rubbed extremeties. Vol. III is somewhat more worn than the other books. Vol I-Narratives, Glaciers, Natives with dustjacket Vol II-History, Geography, Resources with dustjacket Vol. III-Glaciers and Glaciation volume I, narrative of glaciers and natives, volume II, history, geography and resources, frontispieces in color, twelve color plates of landscapes, twenty-five color plates of birds, mammals, and flowers, eighty-five photogravure plates, 240 text figures, one sketch map, one color plate map, one color folding map, green cloth, gilt lettering with green dust wraps. Gravures of landscapes and native dwellings by the then studio photographer Edward Curtis _PAB_
BURROUGHS, JOHN, Muir, JOHN Keeler, Charles, Gannett, Henry, Brewer, William, Merriam, Hart, Grinnell, George Bird; Washburn,
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2500.00
Princeton Antiques Bookshop /Abebooks
[publisher: DOUBLEDAY, PAGE & CO, NY] Hardcover First Edition Tall thick 8vo. xxxvii, [3], 183, [1]; [2], 185-383, [1] pp. Colour frontisps. both vols., 37 colour plates (some chromolithographs), 85 photogravure plates, 1 large folding colour map, numerous text illusts. & maps. Vol. III does not have a dj, and the hinge is somewhat loose. The dj's on Vol. I-II are cloth and the edges are slightly fraying, gold gilt on spines, deckled fore edges, rubbed extremeties. Vol. III is somewhat more worn than the other books. Vol I - Narratives, Glaciers, Natives with dustjacket Vol II - History, Geography, Resources with dustjacket Vol. III - Glaciers and Glaciation volume I, narrative of glaciers and natives, volume II, history, geography and resources, frontispieces in color, twelve color plates of landscapes, twenty-five color plates of birds, mammals, and flowers, eighty-five photogravure plates, 240 text figures, one sketch map, one color plate map, one color folding map, green cloth, gilt lettering with green dust wraps. Gravures of landscapes and native dwellings by the then studio photographer Edward Curtis DATE PUBLISHED: 1901 EDITION: FIRST ED
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