Hutchings' tourist's guide to the Yo Semite Valley and the Big Tree groves for the spring and summer of 1877. San Francisco: A Roman & Co. No. 11 Montgomery Street, Lick House Block, . 16.3x11.6 cm, pp. [1-2] [1-3] 4-102, advertisement for "Hutchings' Tourist Agency for the Yo Semite Valley and the Big Tree Groves ..." printed on both sides of a single sheet of lavender paper stock tipped in on the recto of the frontispiece, frontispiece, inserted map, original decorated purple cloth, front and rear panels stamped in blind, front panel titled in gold. First edition. A guide to Yosemite Valley and the Calaveras, Tuolumne, Merced, and Mariposa Big Tree groves. Currey and Kruska 173. Cloth faded, a good copy. This book was considered to be "scarce" when a copy was auctioned in 1923 by Anderson Galleries -- to date the only copy to be offered at auction. (#166053).
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