Author: Wood, Stanley Llewellyn Year: 1891 Edition: First edition Publisher: Denver; The Great Divide Publishing Company Category: Americas Price: € 1,500.-
Oblong 4to., bound with a string in decorative paper wrappers. Originally this booklet came in a decorative envelope which is missing here.
The whole consists of a title page plus six beautiful chromolithographs each with a page of descriptive text. A few of the plates are after photographs by W.H. Jackson, who is credited on the title page. The front cover with some unobtrusive soiling and with some chipping in the lower left corner. Title page rather foxed, rest of the text pages quite clean with the chromolithographs very clean.
The plates depict:
1) Marshall Pass. 2) Sitting Bull. 3) The Royal Gorge. 4) A Southern Ute. 5) The Toltec Gorge. 6) Zuni Indian Water Carrier.