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Western Wanderings and Summer Saunterings Through Picturesque Colorado by  Emma Abbott Gage - First Edition - 1900 - from Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books and

Western Wanderings and Summer Saunterings Through Picturesque Colorado

by Gage, Emma Abbott

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Baltimore: Lord Baltimore, 1900. First Edition, same date; 8vo, brown cloth, no dj; good (cocked; covers soiled, esp. the spine; edges toned; red mark to side edge; cracked at first blank page; cracked at pp32, 64-5, 113, 128-9, 144-5, 160-1, 192-3, 224-5; rear hinge starting; plate at pp70-1 detached, now laid in; pages toning). 262p. + 28 plates (photos and architectural sketches).. First Edition. Hard Cover.


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