The Wilderness of the Upper Yukon; The Wilderness of the North Pacific Coast Islands; The Wilderness of Denali

INVENTORY #116807

The Wilderness of the Upper Yukon; The Wilderness of the North Pacific Coast Islands; The Wilderness of Denali

SHELDON, Charles

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First volume subtitle: "A Hunter's Explorations for Wild Sheep in Sub-Arctic Mountains." Second volume subtitle: "A Hunter's Experiences While Searching for Wapiti, Bears, and Caribou on the Larger Coast Islands of British Columbia and Alaska." Third volume subtitle: "Explorations of a Hunter-Naturalist in Northern Alaska". New introduction by William G. Sheldon. Third volume has an Intro by C. Hart Merriam, M.D.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Amwell Press
  • Edition: 3rd edition of first and second volumes
  • Date Published: 1983
  • Place Published: Clinton, NJ
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    The Wilderness of the Upper Yukon originally published in 1911; The Wilderness of the North Pacific Coast Islands in 1912, and the The Wilderness of Denali in 1930, all by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1,000 copies of each book published by The Amwell Press for The National Sporting Fraternity Limited, as the 5th, 6th, and 7th books in its High Country Heritage Collection. These are no. 235, signed by William G. Sheldon and Jim Rikhoff, President of NSFL. 3 vols.: xxiii, 364; xvi, 246; xxv, 412 p. 25 cm blue leatherette hardcovers in 26 cm slipcase. All edges gilt. Colour fronispiece in first volume with 96 b&w illustrations and 4 maps. Second volume has 68 b&w illustrations and 5 maps. Third volume has 112 b&w illustrations and 1 fold-out map at rear. Small tear in spine head of the two larger volumes. Light wear to slipcase.

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