A Golden Cross (?) On Trails for the Valdez Glacier (SIGNED). Copper River Joe, Charles Henry Remington.

A Golden Cross (?) On Trails for the Valdez Glacier (SIGNED)

Los Angeles: White-Thompson, 1939. 1st. Original cloth. SIGNED by the author, with textual ink corrections in his hand. First Edition. 8vo. 200 pp. 11 illustrated plates by N.G. Thompson, including frontispiece of a dog team on the Copper River. Blue cloth with gilt illustration and lettering. Light wear to extremities; mild s pine fading; small green character on ffep; else a near fine copy. Item #17487

"In 1896 the author crossed the Valdez Glacier and ascended the Copper River in a large company of gold seekers; and lived in the Valdez region for many years. He gives here an exceptionally entertaining and informative narrative of the journey." Tells of the killing of the Hogg party and the hanging of Doc Tanner, Kentena Lake & Quartz Creek gold strike, Copper River and much more. (Tourville 1071).

Price: $200.00

See all items in Americana