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The Wild Grizzlies of Alaska: A Story of the Grizzly and Big Brown Bears of Alaska, Their Habits, Manners and Characteristics, Together with notes on Mountain Sheep and Caribou, Collected By the Author for the U.S. by  John M Holzworth - First Edition - 1930 - from Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB (SKU: 027436)

The Wild Grizzlies of Alaska: A Story of the Grizzly and Big Brown Bears of Alaska, Their Habits, Manners and Characteristics, Together with notes on Mountain Sheep and Caribou, Collected By the Author for the U.S.

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The Wild Grizzlies of Alaska: A Story of the Grizzly and Big Brown Bears of Alaska, Their Habits, Manners and Characteristics, Together with notes on Mountain Sheep and Caribou, Collected By the Author for the U.S.

by Holzworth, John M

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1930. First Edition. Large Octavo. 417 pages, index. Title page adds: with 84 illustrations from Photographs and a map. This book belonged to Robert L. Coates who was with the 131st Signal Radio Intelligence Company. In the maps on the endpapers in the back of the book, he traces the routes he flew across Alaska and Yukon Territory. His route began in Seattle by ship to Juneau and onto the Kenai Peninsula where he flew to Bethel, McGrath, Fairbanks, White Horse, Fort Nelson and back. He details the route in red pencil. Bound in rust cloth lettered and pictoriall stamped in black, spine lettering black, endpapers are maps. A very nice copy.

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Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
027436
Title
The Wild Grizzlies of Alaska: A Story of the Grizzly and Big Brown Bears of Alaska, Their Habits, Manners and Characteristics, Together with notes on Mountain Sheep and Caribou, Collected By the Author for the U.S.
Author
Holzworth, John M
Book condition
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Edition
First Edition
Publisher
G.P. Putnam's Sons
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1930
Keywords
Grizzly Bears, Alaska; World War II, Signal Radio Intelligence Company
Bookseller catalogs
World War II;

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