De Quille, Dan
Title SNOW-SHOE THOMPSON
Book Condition Fine in multi-colored Swedish patterned paper with a white parchment paper spine with the title printed in green; in a fine clear glassine dust protector. Small octavo. 63 pages.
Edition First edition, first printing. One of 210 copies hand-set in Bulmer types, printed on French Arches paper, and bound by The L-D Allen Press.
Publisher Los Angeles: Glen Dawson, 1954.
Seller ID 56397.00
Early California Travels Series XXI. "This biography of Snow-shoe Thompson, 'The Skiing Mailman of the Sierra,' is reprinted from the Overland Monthly of October, 1886." Preface by Carroll D. Hall, Curator of Sutter's Fort State Historical Monument.
Skiing. Mountaineering. Fine Press. Californiana. Limited Editions.