GYPSIES WHY WE WENT GYPSYING IN THE SIERRAS
LEWIS, Dio, M.D.
Boston Eastern Book company 1881 214 pages. Frontis portrait of Author with tissue guard. Illustrated. Original pictorial blue cloth. Per Currey & Kruska, "In the 1870's (Dr.) Lewis, an early proponent of woman's rights, temperance (including tobacco), and physical education, spent three years traveling in California during which he made several extended visits to the Yosemite region. This account of his Sierra excursions, directed to young readers, condensed the narrative into a single year (1876)". Cowan II p. 391; Howell 50:606. (NOTE: Currey/Kruska, Cowan and Howell all describe a slightly larger foremat, 416 page book. Research has availed us nothing to date. We therefore price this copy as a later edition.) . Some trivial edgewear to this Near Fine copy, now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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Jacket Condition: Clear Mylar (Custom)
Condition: Near Fine
Book Id: 1080