Midas of the Rockies [Winfield Scott Stratton] (Stratton Centennial edition; The American Library series)

By: WATERS, Frank

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Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


The third issuance of this biography of Winfield Scott Stratton, developer of the richest gold mine in the Pikes Peak region of Colorado. Mr. Stratton, a man of contradictory behaviors, used his newfound wealth to benefit the people of the area where the gold was found. With several black & white plates bearing scenes from the mines; endpapers with maps of Colorado. Stated Stratton Centennial edition in publisher's The American Library series. --- In light blue cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt to cover and spine. Jacket bears rudimentary drawings of the subject and the Rockies to front panel. --- With sunning to edges of cloth & splatters of soiling to lower textblock edge, else a tightly-bound and unmarked copy. Unclipped, Good only dust jacket with considerable darkening to spine, other discoloration and chipping to edges, but remaining intact and protected in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; 347 pages

Title: Midas of the Rockies [Winfield Scott Stratton] (Stratton Centennial edition; The American Library series)

Author Name: WATERS, Frank

Categories: >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>History of Colorado & the Old West,

Publisher: Denver, Sage Books / Allan Swallow, Publisher: 1949

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 83751