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Trails, Trappers, And Tender-Feet In The New Empire Of Western Canada by Stanley Washburn

Trails, Trappers, And Tender-Feet In The New Empire Of Western Canada

by Stanley Washburn

Publication: Andrew Melrose, 1912, London

First edition. 8vo in burgundy pictorial cloth with illustration on front cover showing a wooded glen in gilt, black and burgundy. xvi, 350 pp. Title in red & black. Photo frontispiece. 79 photo illustrations and plates. One large folding map at rear. A memoir of the author’s efforts leading an exploration party for the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway from Edmonton, Alberta to Prince Rupert, British Columbia, detailing pack horse and canoe trips from the Yellowhead Pass to Fort George 1909-1910, and onto Prince Rupert. Light rubbing to corners and edges. Very good.

Inventory Number: 46494

$295.00