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ALASKANA, OR ALASKA IN DESCRIPTIVE AND LEGENDARY POEMS by  Bushrod W[ashington] James - Hardcover - Third Edition - 1894 - from Captain Ahab's Rare Books (SKU: 3783)

ALASKANA, OR ALASKA IN DESCRIPTIVE AND LEGENDARY POEMS

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ALASKANA, OR ALASKA IN DESCRIPTIVE AND LEGENDARY POEMS

by James, Bushrod W[ashington]

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Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1894. Third Edition. Third edition of James's study of the history and ethnology of the Alaskan people through poetry. Octavo (19.5cm); burgundy cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt on spine and front cover; all edges gilt; iv,410,[2]pp; illus. Pinpoint wear to spine ends, tiny tears to right margin of pp.77/78, else a fresh, Fine copy.

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book dealer
Captain Ahab's Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
3783
Title
ALASKANA, OR ALASKA IN DESCRIPTIVE AND LEGENDARY POEMS
Author
James, Bushrod W[ashington]
Book condition
second hand
Quantity available
1
Edition
Third Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Porter & Coates
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date Published
1894

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Founded in 2010, Captain Ahab's Rare Books specializes in first editions of literature, genre fiction, film-related books and ephemera, zines, manuscript and archival material.

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Cloth
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