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. Illustrated, including fold out panoramic photograph of Fallen Leaf Lake; folding map of LakeTahoe area (by author James) and many vintage photographs. Original green illustrated cloth, with gilt titling. teg. 5 1/4" x 8 1/4". Gift inscription in ink on front free endpaper. 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. Taped closed tear at map hinge, edgewear at the spine-ends and corners; front and rear hinges repaired with archival white tape; spine crimped; overall a Very Good or better copy, now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of books via media mail to any United States address. Very Good / Clear Mylar (Custom). Item #1871

Price: $85.00

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