Very large ex-library hardback w/o dust jacket, faux brown leather with gold decoration, front & back hinge separations, old price sticker inside cover, library stamps & labels, 494 pages, light brown stain on side, b&w photos, overall good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Lewis & Dryden's Marine History of the ...
Publisher: Superior Publishing Company,
Publication Date: 1967
Book Description Portland. 1895., 1895. 494pp. plus plates and maps. Folio. Original gilt pebbled morocco, rebacked at an early date with original backstrip laid down. Extremities rather rubbed, and a bit scuffed. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Internally very clean. About very good. The most important and reliable marine history of the Pacific Northwest to date of publication, and a fundamental reference for the history of the entire Pacific Coast. Includes many hitherto unpublished logs, narratives of exploration, accounts of steamboating on the Snake River, the logging industry, the gold rush, boundary controversies, exploration of the Columbia and inland waters, Indian difficulties, etc. Essential in all regards. HOWES W693. SMITH 4473. TWENEY, WASHINGTON 89, 87. EBERSTADT 128:474. Bookseller Inventory # WRCAM 30029