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Three Wonderlands of the American West: Being the notes of a traveler concerning the Yellowstone Park, the Yosemite National Park, and the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, with a chapter on other wonders of the great American West, Murphy, Thomas D.

Author Name    Murphy, Thomas D.

Title   Three Wonderlands of the American West: Being the notes of a traveler concerning the Yellowstone Park, the Yosemite National Park, and the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, with a chapter on other wonders of the great American West

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very good

Publisher   Boston L.C. Page & Co. 1913

Seller ID   19091

New Revised Edition, second printing. Octavo (24 cm), pp. 184. Green cloth with gilt titling and debossed alpine motif. Includes 16 color reproductions of Thomas Moran paintings (including frontispiece), 32 duogravures from photographs, and maps of the three parks. Deckle edges, gilt top edge, index. "Junior 1959" written in ink on free front endpaper. Partially unopened. Boards with slightest corner wear, no jacket as issued. The National Park Service credits Murphy (whom it calls "a British globe-trotter and writer of the period") with noting early on that bear feedings in the national parks were "a distracting influence." Murphy also wrote "The Seven Wonderlands of the American West."

Price = 80.00 USD



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