Picturesque Utah: Albertype Illustrations from Original Photographs

Picturesque Utah: Albertype Illustrations from Original Photographs

Savage, Chas. (Charles) R.; Descriptive Text by M. Virginia Donaghe

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Place Published: Denver
Publisher: Frank S. Thayer, Publisher
Date Published: 1888
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 44781

Description

33pp. Slim oblong quarto [20.5 cm x 29 cm] Brown cloth over boards with a decorative gilt stamped title and an photographically illustrated paper label depicting Lake Phoebe within gilt stamped borders, on the front cover. Beveled edges. Snakeskin-patterned endpapers. Good only. The extremities are mildly rubbed, two of the gilt stamped letters in the title have faded, and the text block is only hanging on to the covers by a single thread. Many of the pages are partially detached as well. Flake 5125.

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A souvenir view book with 6 Albertype from original photographs by renowned Salt Lake City photographer, Charles Roscoe Savage, printed by Forrest Lithograph Co. With a section about Salt Lake City and the Mormons.