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  • GRAHAM, Harry ["Col. D. Streamer"].
    ACROSS CANADA TO THE KLONDYKE. Being the Journal of a Ten Thousand Mile Tour through the "Great North West," July 19th - October 13th, 1900.

    Toronto: Methuen, 1985. Octavo, cloth & boards. (xxxii), 182, [4] pp. Photos in text. Fine. Dust jacket has light rubbing, small sticker scar, short tears; good. Includes a check lists of poems, stories, essays, biographical, and theatrical works by Graham.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44891
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  • EARLY DAYS ON THE YUKON & The Story of Its Gold Finds by OGILVIE, William, 1846-1912
    OGILVIE, William, 1846-1912
    EARLY DAYS ON THE YUKON & The Story of Its Gold Finds

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    London, New York, & Toronto: John Lane, The Bodley Head / John Lane Comapany / Bell & Cockburn, 1913. Original red cloth gilt. Octavo. pp xii, 306, (2) + frontispiece portrait and 31 plates. pp 302-06 are an appendix, "Present Conditions", by Dr. Alfred Thompson. Soft corner crease to front cover, spine lightly darkened, else a VG+ bright and tight copy, no owner names. "William Ogilvie, FRGS, was a Canadian Dominion land surveyor, explorer and Commissioner of the Yukon Territory. He was responsible for numerous surveys from the 1870s to the 1890s, mainly in the Prairie Provinces. From 1887 to 1889, Ogilvie was involved in George Mercer Dawson's exploration and survey expedition in what later became the Yukon Territory.…

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    London, New York, & Toronto: John Lane, The Bodley Head / John Lane Comapany / Bell & Cockburn, 1913. Original red cloth gilt. Octavo. pp xii, 306, (2) + frontispiece portrait and 31 plates. pp 302-06 are an appendix, "Present Conditions", by Dr. Alfred Thompson. Soft corner crease to front cover, spine lightly darkened, else a VG+ bright and tight copy, no owner names. "William Ogilvie, FRGS, was a Canadian Dominion land surveyor, explorer and Commissioner of the Yukon Territory. He was responsible for numerous surveys from the 1870s to the 1890s, mainly in the Prairie Provinces. From 1887 to 1889, Ogilvie was involved in George Mercer Dawson's exploration and survey expedition in what later became the Yukon Territory. He surveyed the Chilkoot Pass, the Yukon and Porcupine rivers. Ogilvie established the location of the boundary between the Yukon and Alaska on the 141st meridian west. During the Klondike Gold Rush, he surveyed the townsite of Dawson City and was responsible for settling many disputes between miners. Ogilvie became the Yukon's second Commissioner in 1898 at the height of the gold rush, and resigned because of ill-health in 1901." - Wikipedia, " "One of the most valuable works on the gold rush, Ogilvie, an official Canadian surveyor, went to Dyea in 1887. with Capt. William Moore. he explored White Pass. met McQuesten and Harper on the Yukon. His story of the discovery of gold comes from participation". Ricks p164.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44276
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  • MacGREGOR, James G.
    EDMONTON TRADER. The Story of John A. McDougall.

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1963. Tan on cream cloth, endpaper maps. x, 262 pp + double-sided plates, map and reproduction in text. Fine copy. Thin jacket has wear at head of spine, chip to rear panel, good. Biography of this 19th century Edmonton, Alberta, merchant, with some material on the Klondike gold rush.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 47235
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  • MOYLES, R.G., editor
    FROM DUCK LAKE TO DAWSON CITY: the diary of Eben McAdam's Journey to the Klondike 1898-1899

    Edition: First edition

    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: Western Producer Prairie Books, 1977. Octavo, brown boards. pp (6), 135 + plates. Maps in text. Private owner's blind stamp on front free endpaper, else fine. Dust jacket has a few nicks, VG+ otherwise.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 41391
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  • THEBERGE, John, editor
    KLUANE, PINNACLE OF THE YUKON

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 1980. Quarto, blue boards, endpaper maps. xi, 175pp + colour photos. Many b&w photos and line drawings in text. Indexed. Slight rubbing at foot of spine, else fine in fine jacket, no owner nam3es. "The unique environment of North America's highest mountain range." Ecological focus. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 42648
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  • WRIGHT, Allen A.
    PRELUDE TO BONANZA: the discovery and exploration of the Yukon

    Edition: First edition.

    Sidney, British Columbia: Gray's Publishing, 1976. Orange boards, endpaper maps, pp (xii), 321. Fine in fine jacket, no owner names.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 42781
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  • DYER, E. Jerome, F.R.G.S.
    THE GOLD FIELDS OF CANADA AND HOW TO REACH THEM. Being an Account of the Routes and Mineral Resources of North-Western Canada. Cheap Edition...

    London: George Philip & Son, 1898. Second edition. Original yellow cloth lettered & ruled in black. pp xx, 268 + folding frontispiece map and colour folding map at rear. Covers soiled; cracked inner hinges neatly repaired with paper; text paper is tanned; most of the colour map at rear has been torn out; else a good, sound copy, tight in the binding. A scarce and fragile book on the Klondike Gold Rush, it was first published earlier in 1898 by Philip & Son as THE ROUTES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NORTH WESTERN CANADA. Lowther B.C. Bibliography 1342.

    Condition: Book: Good, Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 27365
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  • WILSON, Graham
    THE KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH: photographs from 1896-1899

    Whitehorse, Yukon: Wolf Creek Books, c1997. Third priting. Octavo, card covers. pp 112. Captioned photos. Fine copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 45537
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  • MacDONALD, Ian and Betty O'Keefe
    THE KLONDIKE'S "DEAR LITTLE NUGGET"

    Victoria, BC: Horsdal & Schubart, 1996. Octavo, card covers. pp (8), 151. Photos. Some fading to front cover; corner crease to a couple leaves; soft crease to rear cover; VG clean copy otherwise. Story of "The Klondike Nugget", the Dawson City newspaper that sprang up with the gold rush. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 45717
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  • Olive, W.H.T.
    The Right Way On: Adventures in the Klondyke of 1898 Memoirs of W.H.T. Olive

    Edition: First edition.

    Langley, British Columbia: Timberholme Books, 1999. Octavo, brown boards. pp 329 + plates. Fine in fine jacket. ""W.H.T. Olive's memoir is a record of the year he spent as 'manager of the boats' for the Bennett Lake & Klondyke Navigation Company in the Yukon Gold Rush of 1898."

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 33212
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  • WHITE, S.A. (Samuel Alexander White, 1884-1956)
    THE STAMPEDER

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Briggs, 1910. Green cloth gilt lettered. pp 275 + frontispiece with tissue guard and 2 other plates. Small ink name on verso of front free endpaper has bled through to the recto; light yellowing to page edges; else a very nearly fine copy. A novel of the Yukon gold rush, the author's first of many.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48961
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  • ANDERSON, Doris
    WAYS HARSH

    Edition: First paper edition

    Vancouver: J.J. Douglas, 1977. pp 239 + plates. Bibliography. Soft bump to upper outer corners, VG otherwise. Story of her uncle Bill Walker and his adventures in Alaska and the Yukon during the gold rush. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 45145
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