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    John Muir. Travels in Alaska. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1915. One of 450 large-page copies.

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    John Muir. Travels in Alaska. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1915. Limited to 450 large-page editions of which 400 copies were for sale, this copy being number 410.

    Octavo. 327 pages. Illustrated with 16 plates from photographs mostly by Herbert W. Gleason and with a color photogravure frontispiece from a painting by Thomas Hill under a captioned tissue guard. Publisher's light green paper over boards with green cloth backstrip. Titles lettered in gilt on a leather spine label. Edges untrimmed. A fine copy with a small area of professional repair to the spine label and a corresponding repair to the lettering on the jacket spine. Jacket is tatty at the spine ends but is in otherwise very good condition.



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    Auction Dates
    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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