A Series of Views Illustrating the Chief Points of Interest to be Seen on a Trip Through the Canadian Pacific Rockies : Bits of the Glorious Mountain Scenery of the Canadian National Park at Banff. Views of the Rocky and Selkirk Mountains, Fraser Canyon and Pacific Coast
Montreal: Published for Canadian Pacific Railway News Service, (c. 1916). Paperback. Cover title: "Canadian Pacific Rockies". Stiff brown card covers, cord-bound with letter-press title in brown to upper cover, oblong 4to (10 inches tall), pp. 27 leaves - 24 with duo-tone images tipped-in recto; title page and 2 leaves of text "A Descriptive Index of Views" at rear, also printed recto. Complete with all eighteen tipped-in Albertype duo-tone images showing scenes en route via ship, rail and foot. Includes a little seen image by Norman Wilkinson "Empress of Russia in Japanese Waters" and an unusual early mountaineering photo "Climbing the Great Asulkan Glacier". Small stains to cover, short closed tears to yapp edges and a small chip to foot of spine. Very Good. Item #1392
OCLC locates only two copies, both institutionally held at U of A and Queens University Library.
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