Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: James R. Osgood
Date Published: 1872
Description: 292pp. Small 8vo, original brown cloth, spine ends and edges of corners worn, modern embossed stamp of previous owner on first blank page. Boston: James R. Osgood, 1872. First Edition, First Issue.
Comments: First issue with the publisher's monogram on title page and stereotyper's notice not on copyright page. "Geologist, mining engineer, and adminstrator, King...was instrumental in the survey of California, the Southwest, and most importantly along the 40th parallel." Howell 50:568. Cowan p. 328. Howes K-148. Internally a tight, bright copy.Edition: First
Book ID: 234445