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Image for The Young Fur Traders. Colour Plates.

The Young Fur Traders. Colour Plates.

By: BALLANTYNE, ROBERT MICHAEL:

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons, n.d. ca 1920:

Seller ID: 78036


Hardback, 8vo. 7.5 x 5 ins. In green cloth with black lettering and pictorial vignettes to spine and front. Brown endpapers. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW rubbing to edges, small tears to edges and corners, in plastic sleeve.) Some minor rubbing to corners. Darkened patch and neat inscription to front endpaper “To John, from Nettie, 1925.” A couple of marks to pages, p25, 43, 45. p30-31 partially stuck together. Else a clean and tight copy. --- The life and adventures of fur traders in the the wilderness of North America. 402 +... View more info

A History of the Pacific North West.

By: FULLER, GEORGE W.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Alfred A.Knopf. New York. 1931 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73401


Size 6.5 x 9.5 inches. In blue cloth covers with silver to spine and front. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped at ends. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1932. Else a clean and tight copy. 383pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations. The history of Oregon, with a coastline of over 1,300 miles. The author describes how the land was gradually taken over from the Native Americans and how people stayed to farm after the gold rush. View more info

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Life of an Indian Captive

By: ROSS, Lillie M.:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Dorrance & Co., 1965 1st US:

Seller ID: 81200


Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. Brown cloth with gilt to spine in illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrap (DW edges rubbed, some fading to spine, some darkening to rear and handling marks. Not price clipped.) Cloth clean, neat inscription to front endpaper “David Gammell.” Some minor marks to first pages of chapter 1, else a very clean and tight copy. 94pp. View more info

Vermont. A Scenic Discovery. Introduction by Brian Vachon.

By: SMITH, CLYDE H.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Foremost Publishers Inc. 1987 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73461


Size 9.25 x 11.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 128pp. With colour photographs throughout. Beautifully illustrated book showing the State of Vermont, often in Autumn or Winter. View more info

Image for A Journey to Alaska in the year 1868: being a diary of the late Emil Teichmann. Edited and with an introduction by his son Oskar. Limited edition.

A Journey to Alaska in the year 1868: being a diary of the late Emil Teichmann. Edited and with an introduction by his son Oskar. Limited edition.

By: TEICHMANN, EMIL / TEICHMANN, OSKAR(ed):

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Privately printed at The Cayme Press, Kensington. 1925 1st. edition:

Seller ID: 58685


Tall 8vo. In quarter vellum. Top edge gilt. In good condition. Spine slightly darkened with remains of missing title label. Front cover slightly creased and brown cloth slightly rubbed towards spine. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges affecting most pages inside. Owner’s inscription on reverse of half title page. Else a clean and tight copy. 342pp. With two b/w portraits, one as frontis, maps and line drawings in text. With two steel engraved plates. Limited edition, this is number 87 of 100 copies. This is the original edition from 1925. A rare book telling the story of a jou... View more info