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    Frank Fossett. [Facsimile Edition]. Colorado Its Gold and Silver Mines, Ranches, and Pleasure Resorts. Tourist's Guide to the Rocky Mountains. By Frank Fossett. Second Edition... 1880. Glorieta, New Mexico: The Rio Grande Press, Inc, 1976. "Photographically enlarged" facsimile edition of Fossett's nineteenth century classic on Colorado. With a new introduction by Robert G. Huddleston and color photographs of Leadville, circa 1975, by Robert B. McCoy. Illustrations and plates, some folding. Two folding maps and "Bird's Eye View of Leadville, Colo. 1882" in rear pocket. Publisher's red cloth with title and decorations stamped in silver and gold on the front cover, title in silver on the spine. Binding lightly rubbed, rear cover scratched and with flecks of silver paint. Scuffs across textblock edges, not reflected on inner pages. Near fine.

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