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THE COLUMBIA America's Great Highway Through the Cascade Mountains to the Sea: Signed and inscribed

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Title: THE COLUMBIA America's Great Highway Through...

Publisher: The Author, Portland, OR

Publication Date: 1916

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, As Issued

Signed: SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR

Edition: Second Edition

Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket.

Samuel C. Lancaster 1917 Portland, Oregon." [Original copyright 1915] 4to. (27p.) 144p. Profusely illustrated with full color and black and white captioned photos and drawings, plus a Photographic Reproduction of Plaster Cast Part of Mt. Hood Quadrangle and a three-panel fold out four-color reproduction of panorama painting by Fred H. Rutledge of Portland, Oregon. Grey cloth blocked in white with white letters on the front cover and the spine and with an elaborate vignette on the front cover in green, black and white of the concrete bridge at Latourell Falls.  All illustrations in fine condition,  near fine to fine with no internal markings. No dust jacket. A 'must have" for any collector of books on the Columbia River. Samuel Christopher Lancaster was the engineer for the Columbia River Highway.