Lot 18 of 627:
Grand Canyon Through the Stereoscope  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$960
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The Grand Cañon of Arizona Through the Stereoscope

Dellenbaugh, Frederick S.

New York

Underwood & Underwood



Descriptive text by F.S. Dellenbaugh. 18 stereoscope cards with accompanying 64 page booklet. 2 maps, including one folding. 17x8.5 cm (6¾x3½"), original gilt lettered brown cloth, housed together in the original two-part box.

A wonderful collection of Grand Canyon scenes with excellent descriptive and historical commentary by Colorado River explorer/ethnographer Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh. The images include a photograph of Thomas Moran, the noted western American artist, sketching from an outcropping high above the canyon. Quite scarce and seldom found complete.

Lot Amendments

Pages detached from binding staples and reattached with archival tape; light wear to cloth of book and case; very good.

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