The Call of the Mountains, Rambles Among the Mountains and Canyons of the United States and Canada. Le Roy Jeffers.

The Call of the Mountains, Rambles Among the Mountains and Canyons of the United States and Canada

New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1922.

First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. xv, 282 pp + illustrations from photographs, with color frontispiece. Corners bumped, spine lettering dulled (as usually found), bookplate of Richard Wheatley Lewis on front pastedown. No dust jacket. Organized into geographical sections: Northwestern United States and Canada, Colorado, Mountains of California, Utah and Arizona, and Eastern Scenic Regions. Neate J24: In 1919 New York librarian Jeffers made a solo first ascent of the north (lower) peak of Mount Moran, in the then little known teton range...As a member of several leading mountaineering clubs he was well-known and had formed in 1916 the Bureau of Associated Mountaineering Clubs. He died in an airplane crash.

Item #1728

Price: $40.00

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