JAMES, George Wharton.

Utah,

£300

Utah,
the Land of Blossoming Valleys. The ‘See America First’ Series.
Boston, the Page Company, 1922.

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The fourth volume in the ‘See American First Series’. ‘Utah: the story of its desert wastes, of its huge and fantastic rock formations and of its fertile gardens in the sheltered valleys, a a survey of its rapidly developing industries, and account of the origin, development and beliefs of the Mormon Church and chapters on the flora and fauna and on the scenic wonders that are a heritage of all Americans’ (Introductory paragraph).

Rare to find with the dust-jacket

Description

First edition; 4to, (250 x 170 x 60cm); 56 plates of which 8 in colour, folding map, slight toning, else fine; publisher’s very handsome illustrated cloth gilt, top edge gilt, corresponding dust-jacket, toned, chipped along edges with some loss, otherwise a very good copy.

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