The Wonders of Yosemite Valley. Samuel Kneeland.

The Wonders of Yosemite Valley

Boston: Alexander Moore, 1871. 1st. Hardcover. 4to. 71 pp. Half-title. 10 mounted albumen photographs attributed to John Payson Soule with red captions, tissue guards; 3 wood-engravings in text. Original blue cloth with front cover & spine decorated in black & gilt, rear cover with same design in blind, AEG. A near fine copy (light wear to extremities; offsetting from laid-in bookseller's receipt dated 1960 internally clean; the photographs are strong). The nicest copy we've seen. Item #14478

"Kneeland took pains to get reliable information and present it with more than ordinary care. The photographic illustrations are excellent and include some unusual views" - Farquhar 10a. (Cowan II pg. 333; Currey & Kruska 225).

Price: $2,500.00

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