(#173522) THE CAÑONS OF COLORADO FROM PHOTOGRAPHS BY W. H. JACKSON. PRINTED AND BOUND IN DENVER. FRANK S. THAYER, PUBLISHER [panel title]. Colorado, William Henry Jackson.

THE CAÑONS OF COLORADO FROM PHOTOGRAPHS BY W. H. JACKSON. PRINTED AND BOUND IN DENVER. FRANK S. THAYER, PUBLISHER [panel title]. [Denver, Colo. Manufactured by The Merchants Publishing Co.], n.d. [Late 1880s?]. First edition? Seven and a half feet of Colorado canyons! A single sheet, measuring approximately 20.5x224.4 cm (8 x 93.5 inches), with printed title leaf and sixteen photographs by William Henry Jackson, folded, accordion style, into a padded imitation leather folding box designed to look like a leather-bound book. A similar, but later, issue of Thayer's portfolio of Jackson's photographs of Colorado canyons is pictured on page 199 of Mautz, Biographies of Western Photographers (2018). The sheet of plates is fine; The delicate box has been professionally mended, most noticeably closing a tear along the outer front joint. (#173522).

Price: $450.00

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