Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1916. Cloth. 8vo; 297pp; navy cloth over board, gilt-stamped lettering on front and spine, small color stamped vignette on front and spine; map on cream endpapers; b&w photographic illustrated fp and plates; vignette and decorations on title page; white spots on front board, light age-toning of paper; very good plus. Very good +. Item #1616
An early 20th-century look at the west including the Grand Canyon of Arizona, Taos, the cliff and cave-dwellings, Santa Fe, the canyons, the Rio Grande, the Painted Desert, the Apache Trail and Roosevelt Dam, the Petrified Forests of Arizona, the Colossal Natural Bridges of Utah, Garden of the Gods and Monument Park in Colorado, the missions of New Mexico and Texas, Yellowstone National Park, the Glacier National Park in Montana, Rainier National Park, Crater Lake in Oregon, Yosemite Valley, the Big Trees of California and Lake Tahoe, and the Channel Islands. Three eastern U.S. natural wonders are included: the Natural Bridge of Virginia, the Mammoth Cave of Kentucky, and Niagara Falls.