THE LAKE OF THE SKY / LAKE TAHOE IN THE HIGH SIERRAS OF CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA. George Wharton JAMES.
THE LAKE OF THE SKY / LAKE TAHOE IN THE HIGH SIERRAS OF CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA
THE LAKE OF THE SKY / LAKE TAHOE IN THE HIGH SIERRAS OF CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA
THE LAKE OF THE SKY / LAKE TAHOE IN THE HIGH SIERRAS OF CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA

THE LAKE OF THE SKY / LAKE TAHOE IN THE HIGH SIERRAS OF CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA

Pasadena, California: George Wharton James (Self-published), 1915. First Edition. Illustrated cloth. (xiii) (6) 395 pages. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by George Wharton James in ink on the half-title, together with a tipped in presentation fragment signed by Ethelinda M. James, "To the "Burroughses" To recall the joyful days of Burroughs' Camp. Ethelinda M. James." "The "Big Brother" was not there to enjoy the "Camp", but he sends his cordial regards & kind greetings to the friends of his "Little Sister" George Wharton James" . Illustrated, including foldout panoramic photograph of Fallen Leaf Lake and a folding map drawn by James of Tahoe area. Additionally, vintage Black and white photographs. Original green illustrated cloth, with gilt titling and front cover vignette of Lake Tahoe. 5 1/4" x 8 1/4". Includes excerpts from writings on Tahoe by Mark Twain, Thomas Starr King, Joseph LeConte and John Vance Cheney. In sum, a wonderful vintage travelogue about incomparable Lake Tahoe. Covers rubbed; front hinge starting; Fallen Leaf foldout with creasing and chips; still, Very Good or better, now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address. Very Good / Clear Mylar (Custom). Item #1840

Price: $235.00