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A POCKET GUIDE TO ALASKA

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, War and Navy Departments: 1943

Seller ID: 1204

Condition: Very Good


two color, pict paper wraps, 52 pages, illustrated, illustrated, title page vignette, two full page cartoon illustrations,wraps lightly soiled, Dashiell Hammett, who was stationed in Alaska and who contributed to another publication of a similar nature, may have had a hand in this???? Has two verses from Robert Service's Spell of the Yukon printed on inside rear wrap. View more info

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AUX MINES D'OR DU KLONDIKE,DU LAC BENNETT A DAWSON CITY;

By: Boillot, Leon;

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette @ Cie: 1899

Seller ID: CA 6500

Condition: Very Good


tall 8 vo., orig. pict. paper wraps, pict. spine, 255 pages, numerous full page and text illustrations in black and white, folding map at front, table of contents, edges untrimmed, wraps are dirty ,soiled, with some light foxing to the front wrap,some damage along spine with small loss at the bottom edge, light moisture stain involving lower spine and rear wrap at lower edge and slightly past half way up the spine, moisture has caused minor damage to edge of lower margin of last 12 pp. not common, photos are many and interesting Size: 8 Vo., View more info

ALASKA AND THE YUKON; Land of the Midnight Sun;

By: Canadian National RR;

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian National RR;: 1928

Seller ID: EP 103

Condition: Very Good


24 pp., numerous b/w illustrations, full color center-spread illustration by Canadian artist, Charles W. Simpson, map end-papers, 8 pp on Klondike Gold Rush, info on C N steamships making the inside passage run -Vancouver-Alaska. light soil to wraps, View more info

YUKON VOYAGE; Unofficial Log of the Steamer Yukoner;

By: Curtin, Walter R.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, The Caxton Printers,: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0296

Condition: Very Good


blue cloth, pp., 299, illustrated, frontis. map, 57 b & w illustrations from photographs, edge and shelf wear but a sound , tight copy.The 171 foot Yukoner, built at Victoria in 1898, was operated on the Yukon river for one round trip by Commodore John Irving and then passed to Pat Galvin, one of the early Klondike millionaires who soon experienced financial dificulties, the steamer going under British Yukon Navigation Co. ownership for the Dawson-Whitehorse route. She was beached at Whitehorse by the British Yukon Nav. Co. and sold to be dismantled for firewood in 1958. A scare book View more info

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YUKON, Land of the Klondike

By: Kitto, F.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa,, Department of the Interior: 1930

Edition: Second Edition,

Seller ID: 3537

Condition: Very Good


pict. colored paper wraps, 48 pages, illustrated, frontis., illustrated throughout with half tones from photographs, minor edge tears, light soil to wraps, ARCTIC BIBLIO 2752 Size: 8 Vo., View more info

WARRIORS OF THE NORTH PACIFIC; Missionary Accounts Of the Northwest Coast, the Skeena and Stikine Rivers and the Klondike, 1829-1900;

By: Lillard, Charles, [Edited by]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria,, Sono Nis Press,: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CA 0959

ISBN: 0 919203 48 5

Condition: Fine


cloth, pp; 280, map frontis., full page maps, 3 pp bibliography, index, View more info

KLONDIKE KATE; The Life & Legend of Kitty Rockwell, The Queen of The Yukon;

By: Lucia, Ellis;

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Hastings House Pub.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CA 0977

Condition: Very Good


cloth, pp., xi, 305, illustrated, 8 full page plates from photographs, index, light edge wear, dust jacket has edge chips and small tears and is lightly sunned View more info

TRAIL TO NORTH STAR GOLD; A Sequel to Black Sand and Gold, True Story of the Alaska-Klondike Gold Rush;

By: Martinsen, Ella Lung;

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Portland , Oregon,, Metropolitan Press,: 1969

Edition: First Edition,

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CA 0934

Condition: Very Good


cloth, pp., 359, illustrated, port. frontis., balck & white plates from photographs, index, shelf wear to d.j. View more info

THE APOSTLE OF ALASKA; Life of the Most Reverend Charles John Seghers, A Translation of Maurice De Baets' "Vie De Monseigneur Seghers By...

By: Mildred, Mary, Sister,

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paterson, NJ, St. Anthony Guild Press,: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1358

Condition: Very Good


gilt green cloth, pp., xi, 292,illustrated, port. frontis., b & w illuatrations in text, index, light edge wear , d.j. has edge chips and tears with some losses at spine ends, corners.Archibishop Seghers was assinated in a small Alaskan village possibly by those who opposed his efforts to convert and protect the Alaskan Indians View more info

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THE WHITE PASS; Gateway to the Klondike;

By: Minter, Roy

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart: 1987

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: CA 3050

ISBN: 0 7710 6055 6

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, gilt spine, pp., xii, 394, illustrated, 46 full page plates, 7 maps, 6 pp bibliography, index, pict. endpapers.The spine of the d.j. has a closed cut which has been repaired from the inside with acid- free tape . The adventure of the Yukon/White Pass railroad and the romance of the Yukon Gold Rush come together in this epic account of the White Pass. View more info

GRIT GRIEF AND GOLD; A True Narrative of an Alaskan Pathfinder

By: Whiting F B

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Seattle, Peacock Publishing Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0048

Condition: Very Good


green, gilt dec cloth, cover and spine, pp., xvi, 247, illustrated, frontis.port., + 13 ful page b & w plates from photographs, corners lightly bumped, small mark at mid front cover, light edge wear, 8 lines in pencil on front free endpaper, An insiders story of one of the great feats of construction associated with the Klondike Gold Rush, the building of the White Pass &Yukon Railway, with many splashes of local color and characters like Soapy Smith and Stikine Bill. Not a common title. View more info