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Gold Hunting In Alaska As Told By Joseph Grinnell. Dedicated To Disappointed Gold-Hunters The World Over.  Joseph Grinnell [Edited By Elizabeth Grinnell]

Gold Hunting In Alaska As Told By Joseph Grinnell. Dedicated To Disappointed Gold-Hunters The World Over.

Joseph Grinnell [Edited By Elizabeth Grinnell]

Publication: David C Cook Publishing Company, 1901, Chicago

First edition. 8vo. Issued by the New Sabbath Library, Vol. 4, No. 3 , October, 1901. Pictorial printed wrappers. 96 pp., preface, double column, illustrated from photographs. Arctic Bibliography 6243 says "The author's diary, June 1898-Sept. 1899, written while prospecting in the Kotzbue Sound and Nome regions. Includes notes on climate, traveling conditions, the natives and life among the prospectors." An interesting and informative account, and the photographs add much to the narrative. Covers lightly soiled, moderate wear to the spine ends and spine, tiny nicks chips and closed tears to the extremities, and reinforced with archival tape on the inside rear cover which partially covers some of the book listings there, else a good copy.

Inventory Number: 46238

$100.00