Jones, Hershel V.
Title ADVENTURES IN AMERICANA, 1492 - 1897. THE ROMANCE OF VOYAGE AND NORTH AMERICA; INLAND TO THE OHIO COUNTRY; ON TOWARD THE MISSISSIPPI; THROUGH TO CALIFORNIA; OVER CHILKOOT PASS TO THE GOLD FIELD OF ALASKA. BEING A SELECTION OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF HERSHEL V. JONES, MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA.
Publisher New York 1928
Seller ID 5834969430
With a preface by Dr. Wilberforce Eames. Approx. 300pp. per volume. Illus. with 300 full page photographs of title-pages. Index. Edition ltd to 200 sets, printed by Rudge with typography of the title-page designed by Bruce Rogers. A fine set in original box (repair at top edge). A third volume (analysis) not present here. In only six years time, Jones formed a collection of 1700 important books relating to America. The Work of Bruce Rogers, #336. With thanks to Kenneth Karmiole for this description. 2 vol. (5834969430)
(Price reflects 80% discount.)