Sale 19JJ05 | Lot 262

SWAN, JAMES G. The Northwest Coast; or, Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory.

Catalogue: Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 262
SWAN, JAMES G. The Northwest Coast; or, Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1857. First edition. Publisher's brown cloth. 7 5/8 x 4 7/8 inches; 435, [4] pp.; folding map, frontispiece, plates, in-text illustrations, publisher's advertisements. Worn with loss to extremities, slightly overopened at ads, short tear to map near mount extending just past the neat line, scattered foxing (including to map).
"Swan was one of the first--and most colorful--of the pioneers and settlers of the Seattle and Olympic Peninsula area. One of the great classics of Pacific Northwest Americana" (Tweney). Eberstadt 107:367; Decker 32:275; Graff 4046; Howes S1164 ("aa"); Smith 10044; Tweney 74.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $150 - $250
Sold for $93 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $150 - $250
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Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Oct 01, 2019 at 10am EDT