First edition. Signed by Barry Goldwater on the half-title page. Quarto. Two-tone quarter leather and cloth, gold stamping on front cover and spine, map on front fly leaf which is tan in color, map on rear endpapers which are brown in color, , blank, 209 pp., introduction, illustrated from photographs, suggestions for further reading, detailed maps on endpapers. Map 1 on front fly leaf is a log of DELIGHTFUL JOURNEY, Green River, Utah to Lee's Ferry, Arizona; Map 2 on rear endpapers is from Lee's Ferry, Arizona to Lake Mead, Nevada. All photographs are by Barry Goldwater, with supplemental essays, PREHISTORIC MAN IN THE GRAND CANYON by Robert C. Euler, and GEOLOGICAL REVIEW OF THE COLORADO CANYONS by Carleton B. Moore, with O. Dock Marston as Special Consultant. Mike S. Ford says "the best journal of commercial river running prior to the construction of Glen Canyon Dam." Fine, bright copy.
Inventory Number: 40002