Title Klondike, The Chicago Record's Book for Gold Seekers
Book Condition Good
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Philadelphia, PA Monarch Book Company 1897
Seller ID 000005
Klondike, The Chicago Record's Book for Gold Seekers. Highly illustrated with photos, maps and drawings. Published by the Monarch Book Company 1897. This book measures approx. 6 X 8.25 inches with 555 pages. It is in good condition. (See Photos) The cover boards are faded and there is wear to the corners and the top and bottom of the spine. The front hinge is wearing through. The binding is tight, though the photo between pages 106 and 107 has come loose. Page 202 has a tear along the hinge. The pages are age yellowed. This book describes in detail the whole Klondike / Alaska gold rush. From the purchase of supplies to transportation to locating a claim. There are many locations discussed in detail, including a chapter on gold in the American deserts.