Sale 19JJ01 | Lot 99

[COLORADO] GAUSE, HENRY T. & STAPLER, H. B. B. A Detailed Description of The Scenes and Incidents connected with A Trip through the Mountains and Parks of Colorado, as accomplished by H. B. B. Stapler, and Harry T. Gause. July 21-August 20, 1871.

Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 99
[COLORADO] GAUSE, HENRY T. & STAPLER, H. B. B. A Detailed Description of The Scenes and Incidents connected with A Trip through the Mountains and Parks of Colorado, as accomplished by H. B. B. Stapler, and Harry T. Gause. July 21-August 20, 1871.
[Wilmington, Del.: James & Webb, 1871(?)]. First edition. Original gilt-lettered orange cloth. 205 pp. A fine copy.
With content regarding life on the plains, Wyoming and Colorado, "This is a very readable day-by-day account of a stage, horseback and mule trip in the Colorado parks in the summer of 1871, with a week's hunting at the end" (Streeter). Scarce: we trace no copy at auction since the Streeter sale. Streeter 4096; Howes G83.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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