Stock Image

Geyser Basins of Yellowstone (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing))

Dunn, Dr. N. Genean; Dunn, Thomas D.

4 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1467131024 / ISBN 13: 9781467131025
Published by Arcadia Publishing, U.S.A., 2014
Condition: Near Fine Soft cover
From Maxwell's House of Books (La Mesa, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 20, 2004

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 24.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Book Condition: Used. In near fine condition. Inscribed by authors. Bookseller Inventory # 024880

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Geyser Basins of Yellowstone (Images of ...

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 2014

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Signed: Inscribed by Author(s)

About this title


Yellowstone National Park contains over half the world’s active geysers, with more than 700 within its 3,472 square miles. The most famous geyser is Old Faithful, named in 1870 during the Washburn-Langford-Doane Expedition. In 1871, the US Geological and Geographical Survey, led by Dr. F.V. Hayden, reached the Upper Geyser Basin. In just over a day, the explorers witnessed eruptions of many geysers still seen today, including Giantess, Beehive, Grotto, Castle, and Old Faithful. Yellowstone became the first National Park in 1872. Since then, visitors have come in increasing numbers to witness the unique geysers, numerous wildlife, and spectacular scenery.

About the Author:

Dr. N. Genean Dunn and Thomas D. Dunn are longtime Yellowstone visitors, observing, photographing, and collecting rare books and postcards of the geysers of Yellowstone for the last 30 years. During that time, they have amassed a personal collection of photographs depicting common and rare geyser eruptions and thermal features. For the last 16 years, they have edited a Yellowstone geyser newsletter. In this book, the historical images of geyser basins, going back over 130 years, are drawn from their private collection, the US Geological Society archives, and the National Park Service archives, along with contributions from other private collections.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Maxwell's House of Books is a quality used book store located in the heart of the quaint village of La Mesa, California. We are a small, family-owned general store with a special emphasis on scholarly material (i.e., philosophy, history, literature, literary criticism). Store hours are 10 am - 6 pm, Tuesday through Saturday, and 12 pm to 5 pm on Sundays.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Maxwell's House of Books accepts VISA, MASTERCARD, or DISCOVER.

Shipping Terms:

Orders are usually shipped out within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. THANK YOU!

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express