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Sight Places And Resorts In The Rockies. A Little Book That Tells Briefly Of The Charming Resorts And The Wonderful Sights Of The Rocky Mountains And How Best To Reach Them by Denver And Rio Grande Railroad

Sight Places And Resorts In The Rockies. A Little Book That Tells Briefly Of The Charming Resorts And The Wonderful Sights Of The Rocky Mountains And How Best To Reach Them

by Denver And Rio Grande Railroad

First edition. 8vo.8" x 4 1/2" color, pictorial wrappers, 57 [3] pp., introduction, index, illustrated, map. Information provided on destinations in Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah including the number of miles from Denver, the elevation, and a brief description of the destination. Many places are described with attractive views shown of Manitou Springs, Palmer Lake, Pike's Peak, Santa Fe, Indian pueblos, Toltec Gorge, Cliff Dwellings, Glenwood Springs, Castle Gate, Salt Lake City, Saltair Beach, and much more. Also provided is a listing of hunting and fishing grounds, mountain peaks and passes, and a "Stage Lines Run in Connection with the Denver & Rio Grande System." This latter service provides the time of service availability, point to point information, the distance, the fare for both one way and round trip, and baggage allowed and cost. A few upper corner pages have been creased else a very good copy.

Inventory Number: 39127

$475.00