Alaska. Its Southern Coast and The Sitkan Archipelago. E. Ruhamah SCIDMORE.

Alaska. Its Southern Coast and The Sitkan Archipelago.

Boston. D. Lothrop and Company, [1885]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 12mo, 17.8cm, first edition, v,(3),333p., with 22 illustrations, some full-page, included in the pagination; double-page map, in the original decorated light green cloth, gilt block titles, black ruled borders, with circular "Library of Parliament, Canada", gilt stamp on the spine, withdraw deaccession stamp on rear endpaper, very good to fine, text is tight and clean. (Ar) Wickersham 3968; Ricks, p. 194: "Based on summer cruises of 1883 and 1884, coincident with navy rule in Alaska." The author wrote a number of works about Alaska, and this is an interesting account of the Indigenous tribes and of the natural history of lower Alaska. Item #40262

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