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Harriman Alaska Expedition (2 vols): Volume I: Narrative, Glaciers, Natives; Volume II: History, Geography, Resources

Burroughs, J., Muir, J., Grinnell, G., Dall, W., et al.

Published by Doubleday, Page & Co., 1901
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Not ex-library. Both volumes Doubleday, Page & Company. 1901. Lacking the dust jackets. Beautifully illustrated. Numerous plates from photographs by E. S. Curtis, C. Hart Merriam, and others. Photos upon request.Binding is sound, pages are tight, hinges are intact. Covers are overall good, with corners of volume one bumped, and slight edgewear to the lower corners of vols 1 & 2. Interior is unmarked. However, note that there is a faint dampstain at the top margin of both vols 1 & 2. No text is obscured. For vol 1, this butterflies out from the center about 2" on each side of the spine, extends down no more than 3/4", and affects the leaves from the cover page to p19 where it tapers off. For vol 2, the dampstain also butterflies out from the center about 2" on each side but also shows at the top corner. This affects the leaves from the cover page to where it tapers off at p.300.Harriman Alaska Expedition in Cooperation with the Washington Academy of Sciences (2 vols): Volume I (pp.1-184: Narrative, Glaciers, Natives; Volume II (pp. 185-383): History, Geography, Resources.Contents for both volumes contained in Volume I. Index in Volume II.Volume I: Pages 1-118, Narrative of the Expedition by John Burroughs; 119-135, The Pacific Coast Glaciers by John Muir; 137-183, Native of the Alaska Coast Region by George Bird Grinnell.Volume II: Pages 185-204, The Discovery and Exploration of Alaska by William Healy Dall; 205-234, Days Among Alaska Birds by Charles Keeler; 235-256, The Forests of Alaska by Bernard E. Fernow; 257-277, Geography of Alaska by Henry Gannett; 279-289, The Atmosphere of Alaska by William H. Brewer; 291-336, Bogoslof, Our Newest Volcano by C. Hart Merriam; 337-355, The Salmon Industry by George Bird Grinnell; 367-370, Fox Farming by ML Wahburn; 367-370, The Innuit People (poem) by William Healy Dall; 371-383, Index. Additional postage charges may be requested for domestic or international shipping of large books. You will be notified by email if extra charges are requested, or you may email us before you order for a shipping quote. Bookseller Inventory # 8-7-16-NA-1d-0000m

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Title: Harriman Alaska Expedition (2 vols): Volume ...

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co.

Publication Date: 1901

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Used: Good

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