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Red Light Revelations. Risque Ladies Of Dawson And The Klondike Gold Rush, 1898 To 1902 by  Jay Moynahan

Red Light Revelations. Risque Ladies Of Dawson And The Klondike Gold Rush, 1898 To 1902

by Jay Moynahan

First edition. Signed by the author. Quarto. Pictorial wrappers, 70 pp., acknowledgements, introduction, illustrated. This book captures the flavor of the gold stampede in Alaska and Northwest Canada through newspaper articles about soiled doves. Of the 30,000 people in Dawson, Yukon Territory, most were men but some women hastened to the call of fortune and excitement. Many of these were professional prostitutes. As new in spiral wrappers.

Inventory Number: 42559

$35.00
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