The Romance of the Colorado River by Frederick Dellenbaugh, First Edition, 1902
This is the 1902 first edition from the "Classics of the Old West" series of books entitled: The Romance of the Colorado River by Frederick Dellenbaugh.
The Classic's collection brings to life pre-1923 titles focusing on a wide range of topics and experiences in US Western history. From the initial westward migration, to exploration and development of the American West to daily life in the West and intimate pictures of the people who inhabited it, this collection offers American West enthusiasts a new glimpse at some forgotten treasures of American culture. Encompassing genres such as poetry, fiction, nonfiction, tourist guides, biographies and drama, this collection provides a new window to the legend and realities of the American West.
This edition features numerous illustrations from photographs, maps, sketches, etc., and is presented with a raised band leather spine in a handcrafted cloth slipcase.