DOWN THE COLORADO. John Wesley Powell: Diary of the First Trip Through the Grand Canyon

By: (Porter, Eliot). Powell, John Wesley

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good


New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1969.. 1969.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 14-1/4 inches high by 10-1/4 inches wide], light gray buckram in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The extremities of the binding are slightly darkened with some minor staining to the bottom edges of the covers. The dust jacket is rubbed with a vertical crease to the film surface of its rear panel. 168 pages. Color frontispiece & color photographic illustrations by Eliot Porter, and black-and-white photographic illustrations & drawings by members of Powell's expedition. The page edges are slightly darkened. Very good.

First edition.

The photographs and epilogue are by Eliot Porter. The foreword and notes are by Don D. Fowler. However, the main body of the text is Powell's diary. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: DOWN THE COLORADO. John Wesley Powell: Diary of the First Trip Through the Grand Canyon

Author Name: (Porter, Eliot). Powell, John Wesley

Categories: Americana,

Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1969.: 1969.

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 25850

Keywords: AMERICANA; TRAVEL & EXPLORATION; EXPEDITION; GRAND CANYON; COLORADO RIVER; JOHN WESLEY POWELL; NINETEENTH CENTURY; 19TH CENTURY; DOWN THE COLORADO: DIARY OF THE FIRST TRIP THROUGH THE GRAND CANYON; PHOTOGRAPHER; ELIOT PORTER; ILLUSTRATIONS; DON D. FOW