In & Around the Grand Canyon: The Grand Canyon of the Colorado River in Arizona
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company
Date Published: 1913
Edition: Early printing
Book Id: 47170
SIGNED. 352pp. Octavo [21 cm] Sea green cloth with illustrated front board and gilt title on backstrip. Rubbing and light staining to the extremities. The front hinge is split and the text block is beginning to pull away from the spine. The first gathering of pages is very loose. Farquhar 64.
Warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet: "To - ______ - With happy memories of a - delightful ride out to Desert - View. - George Wharton James - April 27, 1920." Illustrated with photographs and a fold out map. "James spent a great deal of time at the Grand Canyon over a number of years and visited many out of the way spots. Because so much of the book records personal experiences it has special historical value and is in many respects one of the best of the Grand Canyon books." - Francis Farquhar.